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: Continue reading “sweat-proof your {makeup}”

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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moisturizers for the {cold weather}

While most of us excitedly associate the colder months with chunky knits and warm tights, the temperature drop quickly reminds us that it’s time to kick our moisturizer routine into overdrive because no one likes dry, itchy, flakey, cracked, scaly (must we go on?) skin. And while you may be unwilling to switch up your regimen completely, these few additions are enough to trick your skin into thinking that summer never left. Continue reading “moisturizers for the {cold weather}”

three tips for your perfect {bikini body}

With summer just a few short weeks away, you’re probably starting to think about getting beach ready. There has been a lot of hype lately surrounding body image, ranging from extreme diets to renouncing the idea of a ‘bikini body’ entirely. But the answer doesn’t have to be one extreme or the other; it’s all about feeling great, so here are three tips to getting your perfect bikini body. Continue reading “three tips for your perfect {bikini body}”