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It Cosmetics Brushes for Ulta: Velvet Luxe Blurring Collection

It Cosmetics has launched a collection of brushes exclusively at Ulta, and they are over-the-top fantastic. There are three lines of brushes in the collection: Airbrush, Live Beauty Fully (which supports a charitable cause: for each brush purchased, one is … Continue reading

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The Hair Tools Everyone Is Talking About

Chances are, you’ve heard of NUME before. You’ve probably seen bloggers doing countless tutorials on how to score effortlessly gorgeous beachy waves and perfectly pin-straight hair using NUME tools. But these high-quality tools can be a little pricey. Good news: … Continue reading

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The Issue With Beauty Testers

News broke last week that a New York woman slapped MAC with a lawsuit after she contracted herpes. At a MAC pop-up shop during a Rihanna concert in Brooklyn, intended to promote Rihanna’s new RiRi Woo lipstick shade, a MAC … Continue reading

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My New Favorite Brushes From Sigma Beauty

Ok, let’s face it: MAC and Bobbi Brown make the best makeup brushes. But their quality is reflected in their prices, and not everyone has an unlimited beauty budget (sad but true). If you can’t splurge on the pricey pro … Continue reading

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Brush Master Class Part 1: Face Brushes

Brushes can be so tough. Which to use for what? And they can be pretty pricey, so how do you know if they’re worth the money? Here, I show you the brushes that I reach for again and again. These … Continue reading

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Brush Crush

I recently discovered the most amazing, affordable brushes: Bdellium Tools. I honestly have never been so obsessed with brushes in my life! MAC and Bobbi Brown brushes are pretty much the highest-quality brushes money can buy. Used by professional artists … Continue reading

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MAC Summer 2011: Semi-Precious

As a woman completely obsessed with jewels and gems, MAC‘s new Semi-Precious collection is after my own heart. Although I have to admit, when I first saw the promo photos, I thought, “Autumn.” With its rich jewel tones and deep … Continue reading

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A Look Back at 2010 on SugarSocial

Image via Atelier Cologne Many posts on this blog are meant to gab about can’t-live-without-them products that help me get polished and presentable, and to share tips that I’ve found useful in my journey (in beauty and in life). But … Continue reading

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Building a Brush Collection

It’s no secret that makeup is virtually useless without great brushes. The importance of a good brush can’t be stated too many times; the way color and product is applied to the face is just as important as the quality … Continue reading

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Sonia Kashuk Straight From Nature Brushes

What better way to kick off the month of April, when Earth Day is on the calendar, than with a line of eco-friendly beauty tools? Target is on fire lately with their limited-edition releases, from the ridiculously cool Liberty of … Continue reading

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