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Makeup Wars: April Fools!

If you saw my post earlier today on the new 80s Rockstar Barbie makeup trend, well, April Fools! None of the Makeup Wars trends this week were real. Instead, we had some fun making up our own fake trends to try out. The designer and actresses mentioned in my post took their names from this […]

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Makeup Wars: Unique New Spring Trends

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There are some really unique and fun spring trends this year and this week the Makeup Wars bloggers are featuring their favorites. One of the more interesting trends to gain traction this season has been the retro Rockstar Barbie look, especially with women over age 40. The trend started when designer Allan Sherwood used the […]

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Makeup Wars: At Home Pampering

What do the Makeup Wars bloggers do to pamper themselves at home? This week you can find out! My Top  Pampering Tips (1) Use Epsom Salts, A Lot of Them! As a distance runner, my pampering routines almost always involve soothing sore and tired legs, and trying to improve the appearance of my feet. Something […]

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Makeup Wars: Pantone Emerald and Green Makeup For St. Patrick’s Day

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Saint Patrick’s Day is coming up and emerald is the Pantone color of the year. How convenient is that? This week, the Makeup Wars bloggers take a look at everything emerald  and green. Outside of Saint Patrick’s Day, green is not a color that I wear much, or at least not any green as bright […]

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Makeup Wars, Travel Makeup

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This week’s Makeup Wars is pretty relevant to me since I am traveling to Texas as I write it. What do I pack for a weekend away? See below! Also, for information on air travel with makeup in your carry on bags, see my previous article: Flying With Makeup in Your Carryon.   Purely Pro […]

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Makeup Wars Valentines Day Look

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 Valentine’s day is upon us! Do you have your plan ready? My husband and I are headed to Two Brother’s Brewing for their annual beer and food pairings. It is a 7 course gourmet meal, paired with Two Brothers beers, and they always break out some special brews for the event. For Makeup Wars this […]

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Makeup Wars, Beauty Products I Repurchase

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  Everyone has favorite products that they use over and over. When those people are beauty bloggers, it gets interesting. After all, if beauty bloggers use the same thing repeatedly, it must be good right? That is why I am excited to see what everyone comes up with for this edition of Makeup Wars: The […]

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Makeup Wars, Beauty Resolutions

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What do beauty bloggers do for new year resolutions? Find out in this edition of Makeup Wars!  I usually am pretty good with resolutions, at least for a few weeks, lol! Let’s see if I can stick with these this year. (1) Take Better Care of My Nails I love nail polish, and when my […]

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Makeup Wars, Holiday Party Look With Bare Minerals Star Treatment

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This week we take on holiday party looks!  I tried out my new Bare Minerals Star Treatment Set and a Gold Make Up For Ever Eyeliner for my husband’s holiday work party. The Bare Minerals set has eight perfect shades for shimmery metallic party looks. The color payoff in this palette is also amazing!   Here are […]

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Makeup Wars: Holiday Wish List

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This week Makeup Wars presents their holiday with lists. Here is mine. I focused on some beauty items I have wanted for awhile, but then tossed in a couple of  fashion items from Nordstrom that I want as well. Guerlain Precious Lights Radiance Essentials Kit:  I love Guerlian and this set has my favorites from […]

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