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The Best Face Powders

Finding the best face powder can be a bit tricky. There are plenty of good ones, but there are also plenty that are so full of talc and fillers that they look chalky or pasty, especially in the cheaper brands. The below article, syndicated from Total Beauty, has their reader’s favorites. I’m actually not a […]


The Top 15 Beauty Products of 2010


Below is my list of top products that I tried in 2010 with notes. All links are to the reviews.  You might also be interested in the Best of 2009, Best of 2008 and  Best of 2007 lists. These are in no particular order. (1) Fiberwig Mascara: This is flat out the best tubing type […]


The Best Makeup Brushes


Your makeup is usually only as good as your brush. This is especially true with cheap makeup or drugstore makeup, which isn’t usually very pigmented to begin with, and is often packed with cheap sponge applicators. The good news is that the best brushes need not cost a fortune. There are some excellent pro makeup […]


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 […]


The Best Fall Makeup Collections


Fall is pretty well underway! I was in denial over the loss of summer, but now I am ready for all of the pretty purple and plum shades, along with deep blues and grays. Fall makeup has actually always been my favorite. Sure, I am usually ready for the spring collections by the time they […]


Find The Best Deep Conditioner For Your Hair

I am a big deep conditioner fan. If you have color treated hair or dry hair, deep conditioning once a week or so can make all the difference in getting smooth silky hair. The article below, syndicated from Total Beauty, provides some great information on the best deep conditioners based on their reader’s rankings. A […]


Beauty and Fashion Tech Featured on Problogger


I was featured today in an audio interview on the Problogger Blog. If you are visiting here after reading or listening, hello and welcome! At the end of this post are some of the most popular posts over the past couple of months here and on our sister site, Girl Gloss. Or, if makeup isn’t […]


Best Affordable Makeup Series: Best Drugstore Eye Shadow


The Best Drugstore Eye Shadow As part of my continuing series on the best drugstore makeup, today I  look at the best drugstore eye shadow. Plus, I will tell you a few that I don’t really like.  Last time I covered the Best Drugstore Blush. The best drugstore eye shadow is well pigmented for brilliant […]


Best Affordable Makeup Series: Best Drugstore Blush


Readers often ask about the best drugstore makeup or affordable cosmetics, and a previous syndicated post on the best drugstore mascara has been rather popular here on the site. So,welcome to the first installment of series on drugstore makeup. Today, I take a look at some of the best drugstore blush items. Plus, I will […]


Best Beauty Products of the Decade


OK, so I haven’t been blogging all decade, but I have been using products that long and have reviewed items that were favorites from before I began blogging. So, here are my top  products of the decade that I have written about. It was hard to narrow the list down! All links are to my […]

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