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March Central Florida Beauty Bloggers Meetup Sponsored Items

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I wanted to share with you the awesome items that I received from our generous sponsors at the Central Florida Beauty Bloggers Meetup this month. Venomous Cosmetics sent me several lip poisons to give to my fellow bloggers. I received an awesome red reusable shopping bag, along with Captivated and Seduction polishes from Maria of Cult Nails. As you [...]

March Central Florida Beauty Bloggers Meetup at Cafe Tutu Tango

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Yesterday Judi, Dave and I went to the Central Florida Beauty Blogger's Meetup at Cafe Tutu Tango in Orlando. It was organized by the lovely Brittany of Clumps of Mascara. It was awesome to see women of all shapes, size and color, all brought together by our mutual love of beauty. Everyone was so kind and supportive. The whole experience was very uplifting. [...]

Overall Beauty Swatches

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Right before the holidays Overall Beauty sent me a few new shades of eye shadows to try. The shades make for lovely washes of color or combine together for a nice night time look. Hope is a pearly light beige shade. China Doll is a pearly light salmon shade. Rag Doll is a pigmented pearly navy blue shade that leans purple. Dust Bunny is a c[...]

A Daytime Look with Gabrielle Faust by Overall Beauty

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This is a daytime look with the Gabrielle Faust collection by Overall Beauty.  Since these are not normally colors I wear, I felt like I was stepping out of my comfort zone. I feel like the creamy yellow and brown worked really nicely together. There is a video tutorial at the bottom of this post. Eyes: Too Faced Shado[...]

Overall Beauty is Having a Sale

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Overall Beauty is having a sale! Colors on sale: Hunting U, Dew Drop, Envy Moss, Times & Tides, Sassy, Peace Purple Onion, Plum Pizzaz, Guinevere, Black Orchid, Sangria Golden Salmon, Peachy, Rapunzel, Sunny, Pretty Gold, Calendula Sugared Roses, Rose, Pink Shimmer, Heart Breaker, Pink Pearl Cobalt Night, Winter Night, Indigo, Flashy Denim, Crystalli[...]

Darling's Afterparty

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I played with blues and teals today, favorites from Sugarpill, Fyrinnae and Evil Shades. I also tried a different technique with my eyebrows, thanks to Ana suggesting that I try something that Petrilude did in a video. I used Urban Decay's 24/7 liner in Zero lightly to define my brows and then used an angled eye shadow brush to sort of soften the edges. I ac[...]

Mineral Makeup 101 Basics Video Tutorial

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This is just a little video tutorial on some Mineral Makeup 101 - How to apply mineral eye shadow with the dab/pat methods. There are many other methods, including foiling, using Pixie Epoxy (my personal favorite), or other mixing mediums as well as using bases like Paint Pots or Shade Sticks. I showcase ecoTools brushes because I own about 40 of them, th[...]