Some Things to Read

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Please read Ana's post on privacy here. It talks about how a site is mining your information. The information it obtains may or may not be accurate, but it sure sucks to have it all put in one place. It also has a link that tells you how to remove the information. Lillian Funny Face has a post about Lime Crime. It seems like Xenia has done some pretty awf[...]

My New Years Eve 2010/Day 2011 Look

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This is what I wore for New Years. I stayed in at a friend's house with friends and loved ones, rather than go out. It was a fantastic party. My liner was a little wonky, but whatever. Happy 2011 everyone :) We didn't get home until after 4am, so I definitely had fun and am a bit tired. I used Sugarpill (affiliate link), of course. [...]

New Years Eve Nails

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Here was my process for trying to figure out what nail polish I wanted to wear for New Years Eve. I swatched some colors. The colors from left to right: Color Club Electronica OPI Kinky in Helsinki OPI Merry Midnight Nubar Peacock Feathers OPI Navy Orly Lunar Eclipse LA Girl Punk China Glaze Frostbite Nubar Aqua Sparkle This is what I ende[...]

Avon Ultra Color Rich 24K Gold Lipstick - Review & Swatches

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My love affair with the Avon Ultra Color Rich 24K Gold Lipsticks started over a year ago, so I don't know why it's taken me this long to write a review about them. The Website Claims: The only lipstick with real 24k gold. Precious glittering flecks give lips an exquisite shimmer and opulent shine. Luxuriously creamy color to smooth, shape and d[...]

Avon SuperShock Gel Eyeliner Pencils - Review & Swatches

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A while back I purchased some of the Avon SuperShock Gel Eyeliner Pencils. They're currently in outlet, so I'm guessing they'll be discontinued, which is kind of sad. Regardless, I wanted to share my experiences with them. The Website Claims: High-Voltage color for electrifying lashes and power lines Ease of a pencil The Impact color of a gel [...]

Weekend Beauty Reads from the Beauty Blog Network

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Phyrra discusses Eye Creams. Are They Necessary? Retrodiva gets some New Year's resolution ideas for healthy hair from Amanda Jenkins, master stylist at ARROJO NYC. Just in time for the New Year, Sheila from Painted Ladies shows you how to declutter and organize your makeup collection. EauMG shares an indie perfume house in the Pacific Northwest tha[...]

Happy New Year!

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I wish you all a very happy and prosperous New Year! I hope that 2011 is better and brighter than 2010. 2010 wasn't very kind to me or many of my friends, so I am hopeful for the new year. Phaedra is hopeful, too.