101 Beauty Hacks

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Good morning and happy hump day!  Hope you’re all having a super-duper week so far! When you’re addicted to beauty products or have a blog (or both), you naturally develop habits that can make your routine a bit easier.  When… Continue Reading

Holiday Manicure!

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We will be spending the holidays in Iowa with my family.  As I am lazy, I do not want to have to redo my nails for each get-together.  Also, I wanted to do something in honor of the holidays, but not… Continue Reading

Tips From Beauty Legend Mary Greenwell!

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It was such a nice surprise to receive some great tips in my mailbox from Space NK and makeup artist Mary Greenwell!  A stellar career spanning three decades has earned Mary Greenwell a unique and exalted position among the beauty… Continue Reading

Halloween Manicure!

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Happy Halloween! I love doing my nails for holidays; and Halloween is my favorite holiday!  I stole the cat head idea from Julep’s Facebook page- thank you, Julep!  The fangs were all my own- I usually don’t do an “accent nail”… 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

Highlighting for Beginners from Dior MUA Troycie

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Tip of the day… After applying foundation, find a concealer or foundation one to two shades lighter. You want to enhance certain areas. For instance, I make an upside down triangle under my eyes, middle of my nose, cupids bow,… Continue Reading