maybelline concealer {hack}


When I fell for the Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Concealer, I fell hard. I fell for its texture. For its color. I fell for how smooth and manageable it was. I fell for its resistance to nestling its way into my fine lines and caking up my face the way so many other concealers do. I fell madly in love with this product–but I can’t stand the applicator.  View Post

sweat-proof your {makeup}


Despite the fact that summer is over, between sprinting to catch the subway and walking in and out of sweltering hot buildings, I still find myself breaking a sweat. Fortunately, that doesn’t mean I have to look like a hot mess too. And between those rainy/windy days we’ve been having and that dreaded snow right around the corner, my look is definitely going to take a beating. Luckily, I’ve got some tricks up my sleeve for sweat-proof/weather-proof/life-proof makeup: View Post

spotlight on {mac}


With Thanksgiving just a few short weeks away we want to give an early thanks to our friends over at Mac who continue to blow us away with their products.

Originally founded out of the necessity for more color on sets and runways, Mac has reinvented itself time and time again. Now more than ever it’s the perfect source for your everyday makeup needs. Their mineralize line is easy on the skin, and their eye shadows are pigmented and blend flawlessly. With endless colors and countless combinations, it’s hard to decide exactly what you need. Lucky for you, we’ve narrowed it down.

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red wine {face mask}


Thought red wine was only good for your heart? Think again.

As we know from the Real Housewives of Orange County, red wine contains the stilbenoid Resveratrol which, amongst its other benefits, is said to have anti-aging properties. Who says reality television rots your brain?

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