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Category Archives: Foundation

Winter Beauty Essentials – Part 2

Winter Beauty Essentials – Part 2

It’s that time of year to amp up the glamour and for my girls that enjoy playing with make-up, now is the time to really play….as always Sephora is my chosen playground. Can we have some music….”you used to call me on my cellphone…late night when you need my love…..” Thank you Drake….turn it up…light

Summer Beauty Essentials Part 5

Summer Beauty Essentials Part 5

Welcome to the finale of my summer beauty essentials series. I hope you’ve enjoyed it as much as I have enjoyed writing it.Today my focus is on make-up that works when the temperatures get steamy. The base to any flawless face is skincare. Make-up is only as good as the skin it goes on, it

Makeup Beauty Essentials

Makeup Beauty Essentials

Here is model and actress Emma again with another great post on her beauty  essentials.   Emma has a series of great posts on how she keeps herself looking so fabulous. Check them all out here! My beauty essentials have always focused on skincare and for the first time I am sharing my make-up essentials.

The Thirty Dollar Face

The Thirty Dollar Face

Way back, Makeup Wars did the $20 Face Challenge. Now we are back with a bit of inflation built in, doing the $30 Face Challenge! I went shopping at Meijer for my products. I find that Meijer usually has a good selection of super affordable brands such as NYC and Wet and Wild, plus they

Drugstore Glam Makeup Look

Drugstore Glam Makeup Look

This is a fun group project. Some beauty bloggers got together to each create a drugstore glam makeup look. Now, I admit that I’m not glam dressed at all! I have on a white T-shirt and jeans, but I love this makeup look for either a casual or a glam look. They key I think

Sponsored Spring and Summer Beauty from MGM Grand

Sponsored Spring and Summer Beauty from MGM Grand

I love Las Vegas. In fact, I am scheduled to go there next week for a blogging conference. While I’m at it, I’ll hopefully get to spend some time visiting the strip with its huge resorts and casinos, such as the MGM Grand. Something that people tend to not always think about is that the

Makeup Wars: Favorite Cruelty Free Cosmetics

Makeup Wars: Favorite Cruelty Free Cosmetics

  This week Makeup Wars looks at cruelty free cosmetics. These items are not tested on animals, nor are they sold in countries that do animal testing. Here are my three favorite cruelty free brands across three price points, affordable, medium, and medium-high. (1) NYX NYX is my favorite affordable cruelty free brand. The products

Top Ten Cream Cosmetics

Top Ten Cream Cosmetics

  What are beauty bloggers’ the favorite cream cosmetics? Find out in this Tuesday Top Ten! Here are my top ten cream cosmetics. These are in no particular order. I love them all equally! Smashbox Limitless 15 Hour Wear Cream Eye Shadow: this really does wear and wear. Make Up for Ever Aqua Cream: Absolutely

Makeup Wars Summer Foundation

    This round of Makeup Wars looks at summer complexion fix ups. I always focus in summer on powder foundation and tinted moisturizer. I have a couple of clear favorites in this department. In summer I often switch to a very light foundation. Tinted Moisturizer is often perfect for this. Even though I have oily