Category Archives: Beauty Basics

A Trip to Sally Beauty Supply (and a Chance to Win a Giftcard)

I was recently asked to team up with Sally Beauty Supply. Since I’ve shopped there since I was a teenager, I jumped at the chance to partner with the brand. If you’re not familiar with Sally…you’ll want to be! The … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Weekend Sales: May 23, 2014

This is a big weekend for sales, so it’s worth checking out the list of sales below. If you score any deals, please share in the comments! Have a fabulous holiday weekend! AHALife: 15% off + free shipping on all … Continue reading

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Green Beauty Brands

I’ve received a lot of questions lately about whether certain “natural” products are truly safer. Due to the lax regulations on the industry, this whole issue is so confusing; you, as the consumer, really have to do your research to … Continue reading

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2014 Earth Day Beauty Finds

In honor of Earth Day, today I’m sharing some products that celebrate the spirit of the day by giving back to the environment or community. Purchasing these products will directly benefit specific environmental organizations, or help the environment in some … Continue reading

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Beauty Sales, Deals, & Steals: April 21, 2014

Lots of spring sales going on. Enjoy the savings! Beauty.com: Free Fiddlesticks Nail Lacquer with $30 purchase from butter LONDON. Through May 1, 2014. Purchase $30 or more in Dr. Dennis Gross products and receive an Age Erase Moisture for … Continue reading

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The Prettiest Packaging

Sometimes, you can judge a book by its cover. I’ve been finding so many beautifully-packaged products lately on Pinterest; what’s inside has to be as good as the outside! Here are some products that are worth splurging on purely for … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Beauty Treats

When I think of February, I think of hearts, red lips, and all things love. If this month has you in a lovey-dovey mood, here are some beauty products that will fit right in with your current state of mind … Continue reading

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How To Clean Your Makeup Brushes

So many women neglect cleaning their makeup brushes. When you think about it, it’s downright disgusting: all the dirt, bacteria, and leftover makeup accumulates on the bristles of your brushes, and you put it all right back on your skin. … Continue reading

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The Year in Beauty: 2013

At the end of every year, I love taking a look back at the biggest beauty crazes of the past 12 months. Here are the beauty trends and innovations of 2013 all in one post. Sephora + Pantone Color IQ … Continue reading

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Cyber Monday 2013 – UPDATED 11AM Eastern time

Some of the best deals in beauty and fashion are available online today, so get ready to shop! One rule to remember when shopping online today: if a merchant isn’t offering free shipping, shop elsewhere. Free shipping is pretty much … Continue reading

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