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  • DIY Lip and Cheek Stain Made from Beets

    The onset of spring and summer calls for one of my favorite looks: barely there makeup that gives you a flush of color without trying too hard. One of my… Read More

  • The New Victoria’s Secret Spring Lotions…Fun or Boring?

    Calling all fans of Victoria’s Secret beauty and body product lines. The brand recently introduced two new limited edition products for spring: the Perfect Body Luminous Lotion, and the VS… Read More

  • Betsey Johnson Too Too Scented Nail Colour

    Betsey Johnson has designed a really bright hot pink nail lacquer for spring, with a fun factor that isn’t limited just to its shade — it’s scented, too! I’m talking… Read More

  • Purity Made Simple

    While I like the concept of all the facial cleansing “systems” on the market these days, which offer a highly specific regimen and multiple end results, sometimes they can be… Read More

  • Gym Bag Beauty Essentials

    When heading to the gym, I always pack some beauty products for pulling myself together post-workout. Who likes hauling her entire makeup cabinet with them to the gym? Not me… Read More

  • Fresh Supernova Mascara

    My latest impulse beauty buy was the Supernova Mascara by Fresh. I blame it on all the hype on the box about the formula’s nourishing and conditioning properties. Everything to… Read More

  • An Exfoliant for Hair?

    A friend recently gifted me Redken Nature’s Rescue Refining Sea Polish. Well, not “gifted” so much as pawned off, since she later confessed she wasn’t a huge fan of the… Read More

  • Wanted: The Perfect Liquid Eye Liner

    Until recently, I used smudgier eyeliners far more regularly than liquid eyeliners. Lately, it’s been Cover Girl’s Exact Eyelights Eye-Brightening Eyeliner. I like the more natural, casual looks cream liners… Read More

  • Clarins Blush Prodige in Miami Pink

    I’m a big fan of mixing and blending blush colors in order to find that “just right” shade. Plus, I think the color can often look more natural that way,… Read More

  • Post-Holiday Detoxifying Facial Masks

    Here’s a multiple choice question. During the holidays, you tend to: A) stay up later than usual, B) allow yourself to indulge in food and drink, C) wear more makeup… Read More