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Beautycounter’s Flawless in Five Clean Makeup Collection

In an effort to purge my stash of products that are not clean, I ordered Beautycounter’s “Flawless in Five” collection ($148). This is a bundle of six of their essential products (foundation, concealer, mascara, lip gloss, blush, and brow pencil) … Continue reading

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Glossier Phase 2 Set

When Glossier announced that Phase 2, their makeup-based collection of essentials that was a follow-up to the Phase 1 skincare collection, would be released last Monday, the Internet collectively kind of freaked out. I’m new to the brand, but was … Continue reading

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Beauty Inspiration

I’ve been in such a rut lately–totally uninspired by beauty, fashion, and basically everything else. I was browsing Pinterest for inspiration and wanted to share these looks that caught my eye. Pretty, soft makeup A¬†fresh glow Polished skin {with statement … Continue reading

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Tarte The Starlet Makeup Vanity

How do I love Tarte’s The Starlet Makeup Vanity ($52)? Let me count the ways. 1. It features 6 color-coordinated eyeshadow quads. That’s 24 eyeshadows. Arranged for you by color, so you can create cohesive looks without even thinking. 2. … Continue reading

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Sh. Cosmetics Hint of Mint Gloss

A few weeks ago, I wrote about Sh. Cosmetics, a Philly-based line of all-natural beauty products. Well, shortly after that I won a Sh. Hint of Mint lipgloss in the weekly giveaway from Lithe Method, the ass-kicking fitness program that … Continue reading

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Shhhh…I’m Gonna Let You In On a Little Secret

I love a good homegrown success story. Sh. Cosmetics is a Philadelphia-bred line of all-natural cosmetics and skincare. Sh. Cosmetics (pronounced shhh) is the brainchild of makeup artist and aesthetician Megan Ambroch. Frustrated with the lack of natural makeup options … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Organic Beauty

Image credit: Garance Dore In the United States, there are no FDA regulations on cosmetics, hair, and body products (go here to read more). Since so many everyday products, like lipsticks, are laced with toxic chemicals, I’ve started looking into … Continue reading

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Fall 2010 Beauty Trends

Each year, as the last days of August approach, I start thinking about fall fashion and beauty trends. As far back as I can remember, I used to look forward to going back-to-school shopping with my mom, because it meant … Continue reading

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