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My 5 Favorite Fragrances Right Now

Kenzo World Eau De Parfum

Happy National Fragrance Day! I’m celebrating with a little spritz of this and probably some of this later on so I can pretend it’s summer or at least spring and I’m not snowed in with my two boys. Also, I thought I’d share my top five with you all. Here are my 5 favorite fragrances right now: Advertisements…

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The Best Drugstore Face Wash

The Best Drugstore Facewash

I have a confession to make: this post was almost entitled “the one thing I stole from my man’s beauty bag” or something along those lines. I first tried my husband’s drugstore facewash back in the day when we were dating and I ran out of my fancy stuff. Fast forward a decade and some change, I’m still using it first thing in the morning, and last wash at night. Oh, and it’s under $5.…

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Amika Switch Kit Starter Set Review

Free People Walk Me Home Set

My very first hair wand was gifted to me by a friend almost a decade ago. Clipless curling irons were new to the market, and she was working for Amika, which was little known in the US. The first few times I tried it, I burned myself so many times I gave up. Soon after, it became an indispensable tool in my hair care kit.…

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The Best Eyeshadow Palette Right Now

YSL Couture Palette

A had been shunning shadow in favor of a minimal eye and a power lip color when this YSL Couture Palette c/o YSL arrived on my doorstep. It floated around my makeup bag for a while before I tried it once, then proceeded to wear it at least 4 times a week. I’ve never been a violet lover, but the 05 colors make my dark brown eyes pop and lend a warmth to my winter complexion. The pigments are so…

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My 3 Beauty Resolutions

Free People On The Run Jumpsuit

I’m not big on the New Year’s resolution thing, but after realizing that I’m slacking in some areas of my beauty routine, I resolved to make some changes going in to 2018. Here are my 3 beauty resolutions:…

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5 Best Products For Winter Skin Relief

Today is National Winter Skin Relief Day, and if you’re a normal homo sapien living in record low temps, your skin is in need of a little TLC. Since we are frozen in an arctic tundra over here in on the East Coast, I’ve been amping up my arsenal and revisiting some old favorites. Here are my picks for the 5 best products for winter skin relief.…

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Best Beauty Gifts Under $20

Too Faced Under The Kissletoe The Ultimate Liquified Lipstick Set

You might have some stockings to stuff, or you may be in need of some thoughtful and useful gifts for friends that won’t push you past your credit limit. I’m right there with you, so I found some beauty booty anyone would love to receive, and it’s all $20 or less AND they’ll arrive in time for the holiday. Here is my roundup of the best beauty gifts under $20.…

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The Best Winter Night Cream

First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair Hydra-Firm Sleeping Cream

Enough of you have asked lately to warrant a post on the best winter night cream. As soon as it gets real, as in real, real freaking cold, I turn into some kind of scaly amphibian out of water. Unfortunately, my sensitive combination skin does not take kindly to being slathered with oils and most heavy, pore clogging creams. But, I have a secret weapon. Read on to see my pick for the best winter night cream.…

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Gift Guide For The Beauty Buff

Chances are, you have a few cosmetics connoisseurs on your holiday gift list. I’ve rounded up some goodies that will not only fill them with gratitude, they’ll be impressed. Best of all, these are all 20% off today only. Here is the definitive gift guide for the beauty buff in your life.…

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