Holiday Gift Guide 2014

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This is a reader request! Here's my full Holiday Gift Guide for 2014. I've included statement jewelry, bath & body, handbags, fitness, tech, games and of course, beauty. For more ideas you can check my Black Friday / Cyber Monday Sales list, which I'm updating daily this week. Statement Jewelry I really like unique jewelry and below are some plac[...]

An Update on my Battle with Rosacea

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// I wanted to share an update on my battle with Rosacea. As you may or may not know, I was diagnosed with rosacea in August of 2012. In case you don't know, rosacea is a fairly common skin disease that causes the skin to turn red, usually on the center of the face (cheeks, chin, nose and forehead). More women than men have it and it mostly affec[...]

Hello Waffle Eyeshadows Review

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I've had a ton of swatches backlogged, mostly indie brands. Today I'm sharing the first of that backlog with you with the brand Hello Waffle. They make gorgeous eyeshadows. One of my nearest and dearest friends, Ana, is helping me go through and edit my swatch pictures and I think she makes them look better than I ever do! Clearly I need to take editin[...]

Pop of Chartreuse Tutorial

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I created a pop of chartreuse tutorial featuring Scaredy Cat and Tat2u. I'm still in Indiana. I didn't bring my entire light kit, just a small light, so the lighting is not the best for these photos, but hopefully you'll enjoy the tutorial regardless. Tutorial 1. After applying the base shade of Snow Flake, use e.l.f. Studio Mist & Set o[...]

Ofra Cosmetics at the Makeup Show Orlando

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I was fortunate to be able to interview Carine of Ofra Cosmetics at the Makeup Show Orlando. I wanted to share that interview with you here. For those of you who don't know, Ofra Cosmetics is a cruelty free, animal product free, and Leaping Bunny Certified makeup company that is based in Pompano Beach, Florida. You can find Ofra on Instagram, Pinterest[...]

Ofra Foaming Cleanser with Vitamin C Review

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Recently I got my hands on the Ofra Foaming Cleanser with Vitamin C. I love Vitamin C products, but was a bit nervous about using a foaming cleanser because I used to find them perfect for my combo skin, so I was worried that it would be drying for my skin with the way it is now (mostly sensitive normal with some dry places). Boy was I wrong! About [...]

Favorite Tech Beauty Gadgets

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Happy Makeup Wars Monday! For this Makeup Wars I'm sharing my favorite tech beauty gadgets, both for personal use and blogging. I've also included some that I'm crushing on too! Bed Head Deep Waver I love this! I use this to add waves to my hair. I think it's perfect for styling my shoulder length hair. See my review. Foreo Luna The Foreo L[...]