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Need a time saver? Try JERGENS® Moisturizer for wet skin

One of my biggest skin woes is dry skin. And doesn’t help that moisturizing is such a cumbersome task either. JERGENS® revolutionizes the concept of moisturizing with its Moisturizer for Wet Skin that you apply in the shower and pat dry. The result: remarkably moisturized skin that’s soft to touch without a sticky feel. I was excited to have the opportunity to try JERGENS® Moisturizer for Wet Skin and I have to say I really love it. At first, the concept…

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Beauty Review: Givenchy Teint Couture Long-Wearing Fluid Foundation

Beauty Review : Teint Couture Long-Wearing Fluid Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 20 - A long-wearing liquid foundation that creates a radiant, flawless complexion with a smooth, satiny finish

A few weeks ago, I decided to purchase a Givenchy Teint Couture Long-Wearing Fluid Foundation. It has actually been years since I’ve used a traditional liquid foundation. I discovered mineral foundation about 5 years ago and I’ve happily stuck to it since because of its ease of application and skin care benefits. But with my up coming wedding and my recent engagement photos, I was looking for something to give my skin that picture perfect flawless look. My skin is on the…

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Organizing your make up with Z-Palette

How to depot eyeshadows and organize them with Z palettes

I love my all my eye shadow palettes, but truth be told, I usually only use a few from each set. With my up coming travels, I decided it was finally time for me to get organized and find a way to put together my essentials instead of having to travel with a several palettes. What is the Z Palette? The solution to my problem! Z palettes allow you to customize, simplify, and organize makeup of any brand in one…

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Beauty, Nail Tutorials

Make Your Own DIY Nail Appliques and Nail Stickers

Make your own DIY nail appliques & nail stickers from real nail polish

Nail appliques are god sent gifts to the nail art world. They’re an easy way to get a perfect manicure every time. Best of all, you don’t have have to sit around waiting time for your nails to dry. Well here’s a genius trick to making your own DIY nail appliques from real nail polish. See how I made these fun splatter DIY Nail Appliques over at SheKnows.com! Check out more DIY nail tutorials here: Let’s connect on Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Google+ | Bloglovin‘…

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Beauty, DIY, Lifestyle

DIY Homemade Lip Balm

Make this easy DIY iip balm yourself!

Get the perfect pucker with this rich, nourishing DIY lip balm!  While we all love a good strong lip, sometimes we crave something lighter for a natural daytime look. Give your lips the perfect flush of color for a beautiful, natural look with this easy to make DIY lip stain. Bonus tip: This lip balm also doubles as a cream blush to give your cheeks a tint of rosy color too. Head on over to SheKnows.com to see my full step-by-step instructions to…

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15 Coconut Oil Uses & Benefits for Beauty

Coconut Oil Uses

Coconut oil isn’t just for cooking, it is a great natural oil that also has amazing beauty and skin benefits. Coconut oil is antibacterial and anti-fungal, plus it makes an excellent moisturizer. Coconut oil has the ability to penetrate hair better than other oils, and it smells like cookies! Introducing coconut oil to your beauty regimen may not be a new concept, but it is becoming more mainstream. It seems like every product from shampoo to shaving cream has coconut oil…

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Beauty, DIY

All Natural DIY Dry Shampoo Recipes for Blondes AND Brunettes

DIY Dry Shampoo Recipe - made from ingredients you already have in your kitchen!

I’ve been all about DIY beauty products lately. It all started with my DIY mango body butter recipe and now I’m hooked on natural beauty! Natural homemade beauty products not only do you save money, but you actually know what’s going into them and can avoid unnecessary chemicals ingredients. This week, I’ve whipped up 2 simple recipes for Natural Dry Shampoo Recipes for both blondes AND brunettes on Brit + Co. The basic idea of a dry shampoo is to absorb…

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What’s The Fuss About Boar Bristle Brushes?

Benefits of Boar Bristle Brushes

After hearing so much about the benefits of natural boar bristle brushes, I thought I would finally try them out. I’ve always used nylon brushes in the past, but according to all the magazines and beauty gurus, they don’t offer the same benefits to hair as natural boar bristles. Boar Bristle Brush Benefits: Here’s the thing about natural boar bristle brushes, they have the same structure as our own hair. They are able to hold moisture and so can lift away…

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