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Summer Beauty Favorites

Summer beauty should be effortless, pretty, and comfortable. I always pare down my makeup and hair routines during the hot weather, but I never want to sacrifice feeling good about my hair, skin, makeup, and nails. Here are the products … 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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Makeup Must-Haves

There are items that every girl stocks in her makeup kit and buys repeatedly. They are the products that give us the exact look we love, the ones that make us feel beautiful, the ones that complete our kits. Here … Continue reading

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What’s in My Makeup Bag

Recently there has been much talk about bloggers and whether or not they wear makeup in their photos. I definitely fall into the camp of makeup-wearing blogger (not surprising, as I launched this site originally as a beauty blog). Because … 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 bag  (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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New: MAC Prep + Prime Beauty Balm

MAC has finally jumped on the BB bandwagon, and they’re now offering Prep + Prime Beauty Balm SPF35 ($30). This BB cream packs a supersized punch with essential SPF protection, pearl pigments, and creamy emollients. It evens out your skin … Continue reading

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Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer Crème Compact Broad Spectrum SPF 20 Sunscreen

I’ve mentioned in several past posts that I’ve never worn foundation. It feels so heavy & cakey on my skin, and I don’t like the way it covers up my freckles. As an alternative, I love tinted moisturizer. It’s a … Continue reading

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Stila Illuminating Tinted Moisturizer SPF20

Lately, my skin has been looking horrendous: dull, lifeless, and totally devoid of any sort of glow. Even my Clarisonic Mia 2 can’t bring life back to my complexion these days. So last week, I got a sample of Stila … Continue reading

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Real Smooth: Revision Skincare Intellishade Tinted Moisturizer SPF45

I love makeup that improves skin clarity, texture, and appearance. Products like this are hard to come by; the best stuff is usually in the skincare aisle, not at the makeup counter. Revision Skincare changes all that. They are a … Continue reading

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