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CLE Radiant Skin CCC Cream

When a beauty-obsessed friend of mine texted me that she’d finally found the perfect BB/CC cream, I was all ears. She said it was from CLE, and she received it in her Ipsy bag. I’d never heard of the brand, … Continue reading

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BareMinerals Complexion Rescue

When I heard about bareMinerals Complexion Rescue Tinted Hydrating Gel Cream ($29), I was all over it. The new formula is like a BB cream, CC cream, and tinted moisturizer all rolled into one tube. BareMinerals says that after just … Continue reading

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BareMinerals BareSkin Pure Brightening Serum Foundation & Face Perfecting Brush

I will start by saying this: I have never been too crazy about BareMinerals products. I also dislike about 99% of foundations on the market. They feel too heavy and cakey on my skin, so I tend to avoid them … 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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The Latest Buzz in Makeup Application

The beauty world is buzzing–literally–about a new way to apply makeup. Pop Beauty Buzzing Beauty Buffer ($28) is a vibrating sponge-tip applicator that buffs product into your skin for what Pop calls a seamless, flawless finish. It can be used … Continue reading

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Dr. Jart+ CC Essence Balm

The new Dr. Jart+ CC Essence Balm ($42) combines the multitasking power of BB cream with an anti-aging treatment serum to address myriad skin issues in one product. It corrects discoloration, blurs dark spots, evens skin tone, visibly minimizes the … Continue reading

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The In-A-Pinch Foundation Substitute

The other day, I was rushing out the door (as usual), and applying my makeup on the train. In my harried state, I’d forgotten to toss a tinted moisturizer or BB cream in my makeup bagĀ  (and 1/2 of my … Continue reading

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Beyond BBs: The New CCs

The next big thing in the skincare world is CC cream. CC stands for color and correct, or color and care–and these new supercreams are poised to surpass BB creams in the skin-perfecting realm. CC creams are meant to do … Continue reading

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The ABCs of BBs

If you haven’t heard of BB (beauty balm) creams yet, this is the perfect time to brush up on your knowledge. BB Creams, which hail from Asia, are the newest all-in-one skin corrector (for the full low-down on BB creams, … Continue reading

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MAC Fall ’12: Face & Body

One of MAC’s mini fall collections is Face & Body, an updated range of products that makes your complexion look flawless. This collection brings the skin-perfecting products of professional makeup artist right into your own personal collection. One product that … Continue reading

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