A Few Of My Favorite Things

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I’ve been so fortunate in my career, for many reasons, and one of those is having the opportunity to play with and test out products.  Because I have worked with so many, I would like to share with you a few of my favorites! 1. Unite Luxury Argan Oil – I use 4 pumps of… Read more »

Femme Fatale

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Brigitte Bardot As a1960’s beauty icon, Brigitte Bardot has had one of the largest influences on style to date. Her classic, effortless hair has been emulated for decades.  Not only has she given us the “Bardot neckline” (exposed shoulders), a weakness for gingham and made bikinis a summer staple for women, she has also single-handedly… Read more »

Optical Diversion

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This is my go-to trick when flying out the door after a sleepless night.  When you don’t have the time for a full makeup application, you need to bring focus to all the right places.  Believe it or not, the only differences between these photos are bright lips and bold lashes! For Jamie’s amazing lashes,… Read more »

Making Up

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If you’re anything like me, you hear a makeup tip somewhere out there and tell yourself that you will remember it next time you are in front of that mirror; only to apply your makeup as normal, all while swearing you thought it had something to do with a brush that you’re not even sure you… Read more »

Red A-Wear-ness

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Today I am kicking off a fun new project called Fearless Friday!   I want to show how much fun it can be to incorporate a little something daring into our everyday lives. Also, today is National Wear Red Day  for the awareness of heart disease in women.  I can’t think of a better way… Read more »

Highlighting and Contouring Tricks

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HAC

Ever see a before photo of a celebrity and think “How the heck does that happen??” Well, besides a lot of hired professionals of all sorts and dropping lots of cash, it’s really hidden in the details.. Camouflage. Here is a good guide to understanding highlighting and shadowing (basically downplaying and accentuating). The video is… Read more »

Too Faced 3 Way Lash Lining Tool Review

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This is my first product review!  I have been planning on writing one once I found a worthy product and while lurking around Sephora the other day, I saw… It.  Too Faced 3 Way Lash Lining Tool. What sets this liner apart is its 3 pronged tip. Not to be confused with a Crayola marker from… Read more »

Lip Service – Nude vs Red

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How to go Nude: This cold war between nude and red lips is a never-ending saga. The bright stained lips have had enough publicity, and Napoleon says this fall, the pout needs a warm nude shade. “Pop of colour on a dreary winter day is classic, but we can change things around. Everyone will be… Read more »

Finding Your Perfect Lipstick Shade

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“How Do I Know What Lipstick Color Is Right For Me?” “If I had to teach someone just one thing about lip color, It would be to find a lipstick that looks good on your face when you are wearing absolutely no makeup.” ~Bobbi Brown Don’t know your perfect shade? Take this short quiz to… Read more »