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NARS Climax Mascara: Worth the Hype?

NARS is on a major PR blitz for their latest release, Climax mascara ($24). The brand says their newest offering delivers voluminous, plumped-up, inky-black lashes. Before I even get into it, I have to say I’m over the sexual innuendos … Continue reading

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My Favorite Nude Lip Shades

If you’ve ever read my blog, you probably know I live for a nude lip. I pretty much exclusively wear a nude lip, as it goes with every makeup look. I also have a small mouth and don’t like to … Continue reading

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Concealer Roundup

One of the most valuable things I learned as a teenager, when I first started doing makeup, is that a one-size-fits-all approach to concealer rarely works. People typically need different concealers for different skin issues, especially as they age. As … Continue reading

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A Few of My Favorite Things…

A peek at what’s occupying space in my makeup bag lately. 1. Charlotte Tilbury Hot Lips Lipstick in Kim K.W. ($32): Pretty much the prettiest pinky-nude. Worth every penny. 2. Givenchy Phenomeneyes Mascara ($32): This mascara has been around for … Continue reading

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Blush Crush

I’m having a love affair with blush tones lately. Maybe it’s because the cherry blossoms have finally popped up here in Philly. Whatever the reason, shades of blush feel so right for spring, and I want to incorporate them in … Continue reading

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NARS Summer ’15: NARS x Christopher Kane

For summer 2015, NARS has teamed up with fashion designer Christopher Kane for a collaboration that is truly gorgeous. I saw it a few weeks ago and haven’t had a chance to write about it until today, but it’s been … Continue reading

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Floral Fancy

Although we’re still steeped in the cold in Philly, spring has arrived (hopefully the weather will follow). I’ve been finding myself drawn to floral prints and the soft colors of petals lately. I wanted to share a little inspiration of … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Valentine’s Day wins for the holiday with the cutest decorations. Same goes for the pink and red gifts that are so prevalent. While a personal, heartfelt token of affection is most meaningful, if you’re looking for something that goes with … Continue reading

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Cold Weather Beauty Essentials

We’re in the middle of a major cold front in Philly. It’s bitterly cold, the winds are whipping, and everyone is feeling like a frozen zombie. When the temps plummet, it’s time to take extra care of your skin and … Continue reading

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NARS Algorithm Palette

Today’s review is a little tricky for me to write. I love the product, but felt a little duped by how it was sold to me. At Nordstrom’s beauty trend show last weekend, my cousin was getting her eyes done … Continue reading

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