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5 Things You Need To Know About Curtain Bangs

5 Things You Need To Know About Curtain Bangs

True life: I got curtain bangs. I had been out of the bang game since 2008, when I went for full, thick, straight bangs to keep my face warm through a brutal cold Chicago winter. Last week, I was due for a trim. When my stylist asked what I wanted to do, I told her I was so bored with my hair that I was contemplating bangs. I told her of my recent habitual pinning of curtain bangs, and she…

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10 Best Valentines Day Beauty Gifts

10 Best Valentines Day Beauty Gifts

Some may love flowers and chocolates, but there are the rest of us who would prefer a lip mask or some CBD infused bath salts. If you fall into the category of the latter or are looking for a gift for one who does, this one is for you. I will be gifting the KNC SupaScrub Set to a Valentine and to myself. Here are my picks for the best Valentine’s Day beauty gifts:…

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The Best New Lip Trend

Tom Ford Balm Frost Lip Balm

There is a fun beauty trend that I am currently loving: frosted lips. Mostly found in the form of prismatic balms, these are not the chunky glittered goops of yesteryear. I’ve been wearing my Tom Ford Balm Frost Lip Balm most days. It’s hydrating and so pretty, and it doesn’t smudge lip color all over my chin under my mask. It also adds such a beautiful shimmer over any other color without altering the hue. I currently have the Pat…

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The Best Beauty Sale Of The Year Is Low Key Happening Right Now

Living Proof Go Beyond Clean Perfect Hair Day Dry Shampoo Duo

It is the first week of 2021 and thing are already looking up, because the best beauty sale of the year is low key happening right now. After the New Year rings, Sephora marks down their already-right-priced holiday sets and more for some of the sweetest savings of all. For example, my favorite dry shampoo is now $17 off with this value set marked down. It won’t last, so don’t sleep on these. Here are the rest of my picks…

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3 Best Red Lipstick Colors For The Holidays

Vince Multi Plaid Tie Front Dress

Even though my mouth is covered by a mask on the rare occasion that I venture out these days, I am still wearing lipstick with my holiday outfits at home. Red lipstick in particular is a mood booster for me, and it has been helping me get into the holiday spirit more than ever. There are 3 shades that I’ve been wearing on repeat, and that I consider to be the cream of the crop. Here are the 3 best…

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5 Best Beauty Gifts

Necessaire The Body Ritual

Beauty gifts are the best, IMHO. They pamper the recipient, take up little physical space, yet they can introduce the giftee to a whole new beautiful world. The best beauty gifts are the kind that are so lovely to have, but are not something one would usually buy for oneself. Hence, the perfect gift. Here are my picks for the 5 best beauty gifts:…

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The Best Dry Skin Fixes On Sale

Too Faced Hangover to Go Travel Size Skin Replenishment Set

The moment the humidity drops from the air, I become desert level dry.  My hair, skin, lips, nails, the whole nine yards. Throw in extra hand washing after diaper changes and touching literally anything during these COVID times, I’m a dry mess. Today is the last day for VIB Rouge members to get 20% off at Sephora (VIB’s get 15% and Insiders get 10%) with code HOLIDAYFUN, so I’m stocking up on my favorite remedies for flake fighting and moisturizing…

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Whats In My Cart At Sephora Sale

First Aid Beauty All That FAB

If you’re a Rouge VIB member, you’re already able to shop Sephora’s Holiday Sale with 20% off via code HOLIDAYFUN (otherwise you can get the deal tomorrow). What makes this sale so extra is the fact that they’ve released Holiday Value Sets, which not only make amazing holiday gifts, they save you a lot of green. My top pick is this Shiseido Benefiance Wrinkle Smoothing Essentials Set, because nothing compares to this eye cream and moisturizer and it’s an incredible value even…

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4 Best Transitional Nail Colors

Tiffany Blue Nail Polish

Whether you’re heading back to the nail salon or DIY’ing these days, you might be in need of color inspiration for these transitional times. There is no need to run to the dark side just yet, and for some of us, traditional “fall colors” are just not flattering. When I think about nail colors for these in-between-times, I like to consider my current wardrobe and I look for colors that compliment what I’ve been wearing. For me, that means a…

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The Best Hair Dryer On Sale Right Now

MADEWORN ROCK Salt N Pepa Tee

I know I’ve shared it before, but I had to let you know that my favorite hair dryer, the Revlon One-Step Hair Dryer And Volumizer Hot Air Brush, is on sale right now right here, and here. When I tell you this dries and styles my hair in less than 10 minutes, I’m not just blowing hot air (hardy har).…

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