Huda Beauty Lip Contour Pencils: Worth the Hype?

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So, Huda Kattan, an absolutely gorgeous beauty aficionado, has been all over social media lately.  She just released Huda Beauty Matte Lip Contour pencils- most colors sold out the first day at Sephora.  But, are they all they’re cracked up… Continue Reading

March 2016 Birchbox: SO Disappointed :(

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Are you ever really excited about something, but then something goes wrong?  That’s what happened to me.  Well, actually, several things went wrong. 🙁 As an “Ace,” I supposedly get first choice of boxes, and I specifically selected the box… Continue Reading

Sephora Play! Box: February 2016

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  Sephora has done it again!!  Although there are no full-size items like there were in Ipsy and Beauty Box 5 this month, there is a retail travel size of Bumble and bumble’s Pret-a-powder, that sells for $12 on Sephora’s… Continue Reading

Amazing Cosmetics Perfection Sticks Cover and Contour On The Go

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I was SO excited to get these!  I had been looking at the Smashbox contouring sticks, but put off getting them.  It must have been fate that these showed up in my mailbox! The Amazing Cosmetics Perfection Sticks are chubby,… Continue Reading

Happy New Year!

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Always one to go against the grain, I stayed away from a dark lip and smoky eyes for New Year’s.  I opted for a bright look, although I did do like many others and included glitter- just couldn’t resist! I started with… Continue Reading

Sephora Play! Box: November 2015

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Yay!!!  I finally got my first Play! box of my very own!  I must say, out of all the beauty subscriptions I have, Sephora has the best packaging.  My awesomely fabulous, super-duper friend, Amanda, had been sending me photos of… Continue Reading

September Product Empties!

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I can’t believe it’s the end of September already! I want to stay in my flip-flops! Needless to say, it’s a good time to have empty products so I can get new ones for the upcoming colder, drier weather. This… Continue Reading

Sephora VIB Rouge Makeover with Amanda A.

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Previously, I never really took advantage of the benefits of being a VIB Rouge Beauty Insider at Sephora.  But when we started this website, I decided to make time to discover the talents of the artists available to us.  Those… Continue Reading

Try Something Edgy and Daring for Fall!

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I needed to review a foundation and lipstick, so I decided to try something a bit dramatic.  I just cannot get excited for Fall, but I LOVE Halloween, so I went for BOLD. I prepped my skin with Dior HydraLife… Continue Reading

Brow Tips from Dior MUA Troycie

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I follow my natural brow arch with light strokes, using Anastasia Dip Brown in Dark Brown. When I do my top and bottom brow, I brush my brow hairs down and use light strokes with my brow wiz pencil in… Continue Reading