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MAC Me Over Fall 2011 Photos and Video

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Update: You can see product swatches from the collection here: MAC Fall 2011 Swatches The MAC Me Over collection for fall 2011 is based on MAC cosmetics’s online makeover contest. Below are images from the upcoming collection and a video about the people selected and their new looks. I’ll have MAC Me Over swatches and […]

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Top Summer Makeup Tips

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Avoid Makeup Melt With These Top Summer Makeup Tips From melting and dripping to sticky messes, the summer months can really take a toll on your makeup. As the temperatures rise and summer creeps in, it is important to remember some important summer makeup tips to keep you looking your best, even in the heat. […]

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How To Apply Foundation

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I have been asked a lot recently about basic makeup tips and application. So I decided to present a few how to articles from guest authors as part of a back to basics series. The first in the series looks at how to apply makeup foundation. Cream to Powder Foundation: Many consider a creme-to-powder, such […]

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Flying with Makeup and Cosmetics in Carryon Luggage

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In honor of being trapped in Detroit this week because of problems with a Delta Airlines plane, I bring you this post on traveling  with makeup in your carry on luggage. You can also read the TSA rules here.  When I set out on my trip, I decided to take only carry on luggage to […]

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The Best Makeup Foundation

I have been focusing for awhile now on accumulating lists of the best makeup and cosmetics (and sometimes lists of the worst as well). Total Beauty is often rather helpful in that regard since they have many such lists themselves. The article below, which is syndicated from Total Beauty lists the top 12 foundation from […]

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Revlon Photo Ready Foundation and Powder

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Revlon has entered the fray into high definition style makeup with Revlon Photo Ready Makeup and Revlon Photo Ready Powders. I bought one of each to review. Revlon Photo Ready Foundation has a nice smooth consistency that provides medium coverage.  Although it is oil free, it feels rather moisturizing, and I felt that it was […]

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Makeup Swatches: Elizabeth Arden Tinted Moisturizer

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Elizabeth Arden has a set of new Pure Finish Mineral Tinted Moisturizers.  These tinted mineral makeup moisturizers have SPF 15 protection and give medium coverage. Many, if not most, tinted moisturizers  are very sheer, so it is refreshing to come across ones that actually provide some real coverage, and these are more akin to a […]

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If You Buy Only One Summer Face Product, Make It One Of These! Physicians Formula Healthy Wear.

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As far as I am concerned, this is the must buy product of the summer: Physician’s Formula Healthy Wear!  I absolutely love these two items, and I am so happy that I bought them on a whim for review while out running errands! OK, so you know how important sunscreen is, and if you are […]

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Make Up For Ever High Definition Foundation

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I am already in love with Makeup Forever Duo Matte Powder Foundation (link is to previous review). Now I equally love their MAKE UP FOR EVER High Definition Foundation. Makeup Forever High Definition Makeup provides beautiful coverage that sits well on the skin, provides a powder feeling finish, and is designed to give a soft […]

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Makeup Forever Duo Mat Powder Foundation

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Makeup Forever Powder Foundation is my new favorite! I have been looking for some time for the perfect pressed mineral makeup foundation. Then I branched out into looking at powder foundation in general, without focusing on whether they were classified as “mineral makeup.” That is when I found MAKE UP FOR EVER Duo Mat Powder […]