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How to Find Your Skin Tone

The Path to Beauty Starts with Your Skin Tone!   Your skin tone plays an important role in how gorgeous you look. There are two types of tones: warm and cool. Knowing what yours is makes a huge difference in helping you make better fashion and beauty choices.   Don’t confuse your skin type with […]

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The Finishing Touches: Setting Sprays and Powders

Nothing’s worse than spending all morning painstakingly applying makeup to your face only to look in the mirror five hours later and find that it’s melted off! Instead of carrying around all your favorite products to constantly reapply, consider investing in a finishing product. (There were lots of good samples in Sephora’s It Kit #3!) […]

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Time to Toss It: Makeup’s Shelf Life

It’s always easy to tell when food has expired – you can tell just by the smell or taste. But what about our makeup? Unlike food, just because a product looks or smells okay doesn’t mean you should actually use it. Remember, this stuff is going on your skin and around sensitive areas like your […]

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The Art of Contouring

My fellow blogger talked about how to use a highlighter last week, so this week I thought I’d talk about the art of contouring. What is contouring you may ask? Contouring is essentially the opposite of highlighting. While highlighting is meant to accentuate features in your face, contouring is meant to minimize features by darkening […]