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To ink or not to ink? The Scoop on Permanent Makeup

Whenever I hear about permanent makeup, I always think about the book The Princess Diaries by Meg Cabot. In the novel, Mia Thermopolis’s terrifying grandmother, Queen Clarisse, had black eyeliner tattooed on her eyelids. Mia imagined how terrifying it must have been for her grandfather to wake up to that every day. I’ve never had […]

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The (sometimes painful) art of eyebrow threading.

My eyebrows and I have a difficult relationship.  I want them to do one thing, they want to do their own thing…sometimes I don’t like the color of them, sometimes I can’t stand the shape of them…it goes on and on.  I’ve done tweezing, waxing, and have used an eyebrow stencil and pencil.  Sure, I […]

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Exfoliate–Properly and Safely!

Exfoliating is something w’ve been told to do in order to keep our skin fresh and new. The purpose of exfoliating is to abrade your skin of the surface layer of dead skin cells. This stimulates blood flow adding a glowing luster to your skin. It also helps to reduce the appearance of fine lines […]

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“Eye” Hate The Puffies!!

I wish I could say it is a beautiful summer day outside, but it is not. It’s cool, rainy, and my allergies are raging. My nose is stuffed, I’m sneezing, and worst of all?… my eyes are itchy and swollen. It is not unusual for my allergies to be totally out of control with things […]

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An Eyelash Powertool!

This week on, I found a great little coupon for $1.50 off any two N.Y.C. makeup items. I figured I would cut it out and see if there was anything I needed”¦ or worse”¦ wanted. In regards to makeup, I was pretty set on most of my color items””eyes, lips, cheeks””so I was’t really […]