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Top Ten Items In My Beach Bag

Top Ten Items In My Beach Bag

My beach bag is usually stuffed with more than I need, but here are my top ten items! (1) Kate Spade Sunglasses. (2) Supergoop SPF 50 sunscreen: I just started using this and love it! (3) Sport Chapstick with SPF. (4) My striped beach towel. (5) Tarte Aqualillies: Great waterproof makeup all in one compact.… Continue Reading

Makeup Wars Summer Eye Look

For this Makeup Wars, I did a summer eye look using my new Tarte Aqualilies  palette, a gorgeous collection waterproof makeup in neutral shades.  I still need to swatch and review it, so watch for that coming soon. I was headed out for an outdoor beer tasting festival and figured an eye look with some… Continue Reading

Makeup Wars: The Best Waterproof Makeup

This week, Makeup Wars looks at the best waterproof makeup. I don’t wear a lot of waterproof items, but I do have a few favorites that I particularly like to get out for hot and humid weather. Sweating off your makeup is no fun, so these items are great for avoiding that!   Here are… Continue Reading

Tarte Amazonian Clay Call of the Wild Swatches, Review, Video

The new Tarte Amazonian Clay Call Of The Wild Palette is a collector’s edition palette with eight neutral shades. When my palette first arrived, I wasn’t overly impressed with the shades in the pans. They looked fine, but they didn’t excite me either. But I did like them better once I swatched them. Here is… Continue Reading

The Best Holiday Makeup Palettes

Looking for the best holiday makeup palettes, either for yourself or as a gift? Here are our favorites that are out this season. Most of these are limited edition, so if you want something, get it now, before it is gone. Anything on this list would be a perfect gift as well. If you are… Continue Reading

Tarte True Blood Glamour Me Palette Swatches, Photos, Review

Tarte cosmetics has put out a great makeup kit an palette for True Blood, available exclusively at Sephora.  The Tarte True Blood Glamour Me Set includes 17 eye shadows, a natural eye primer, a full size emphaEyes soft eyeliner, and a sample size of Tarte Lights, Camera, Action mascara. I purchased a True Blood Palette… Continue Reading

Top Summer Makeup Tips

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.… Continue Reading

How to Apply Eye Makeup

As part of our back to basics series, here are some tips on applying eye makeup. Most women know that achieving that natural eye-popping look requires a good deal of patience, experience and knowledge. Whether you are applying cosmetics for a day at the office or for a night on the town, some basic eye… Continue Reading

Mascara Monday: Tarte Lights, Camera, Action!

Tarte Lights, Camera, Lashes! is a good, basic, all-purpose mascara. It does a bit of lengthening, a bit of volumizing, and a bit of curling Here is what the company says about it: This is what we call a push-up bra for your lashes – a 4-in-1 (lengthening, curling, volumizing and conditioning) dermatologist and clinically… Continue Reading