Fall Beauty Trends with Macy’s Impulse Beauty

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Just last week I had the pleasure of attending an event at the Impulse Beauty at Macy’s in Center City Philadelphia. If you didn’t know, Macy’s Impulse beauty is home to some of the most popular and prestigious names in beauty and they even have their own Urban Decay Boutique!!  The event was hosted by Read More

Feeling Beautiful with Skintimate


I made my legs happy with Skintimate as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #SkintimateStars though all opinions are my own. Judging by this photo you can probably already tell that I have a very complicated Beauty Routine. Between skin care, color correcting, highlight and contouring, and adding eyeshadow it sorta “takes a village” Read More

The Hit and Misses of Studded Kisses from Kat Von D.

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I’m kind of surprised that I’m so late to get hip to the Kat Von D craze. When I saw the Kat Von D Studded Lipsticks on the Sephora website I knew I had to pick some up, and when they arrived I went back to the store and picked up even more!  This hybrid Read More

Top Ten Tuesday: Essential MakeUp Brushes

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So how many Make Up Brushes does one really need to create an every day face? Foundation Brushes, Eye Brushes, Lip Brushes, and there are even brushes for brows. Do you need to own one for every single thing? I say not at all! For me, there’s only ten as I try to use brushes Read More

Fresh from the Garden: Zucchini Soup

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      This summer was the first time I tried my hand at growing my own Zucchini and Squash and I’ll admit it’s been one huge lesson after another. Next year, I think I’m going to stick with Zucchini as it’s proven to be a bit more prolific than the squash and we’ve been Read More

New Nars Cosmetics Audacious Lipstick, Go Get One!

Nars Cosmetics Audacious Lipstick

[button link=”#” target=”_blank” color=”default” shape=”rounded” size=”small” align=”Right”]Press Sample[/button] [button link=”#” target=”_blank” color=”default” shape=”rounded” size=”small” align=”left”]Affiliate Links[/button]    “A lipstick so creamy and pigmented you won’t want anything else.”  NARS pays tribute to its beginnings with the launch of The Audacious Lipstick Collection: lipsticks so shamelessly seductive in touch and texture, the sensation is absolutely audacious. Read More

NARSissist Smokey Eye Kit Brings the Sexy to Fall

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  The Narsissist Smokey Eye Kit is the second edition in the Nars Makeup Bag Must Have’s. The Kit contains a compact featuring three of Nars most coveted shades along with a wide contour eyeshadow travel brush and a Via Veneto Larger Than Life Eyeliner. The rich shades of shadow highlighted in the palette include Madrague Read More

Ginger and Liz Mani-Pink Lemonade


This has been such an amazing summer.  When school got out I was determined to make this the most fun summer we’ve ever had.  And judging by the emptiness of our sunscreen bottles, the miles on my SUV  and the depth of our tans I’d say we’ve been successful.  Thinking about this one night as Read More

Create Brighter Eyes With Only one Product

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  We’ve all been there, all night parties, late night study sessions, or just not getting enough sleep. You wake up and you look like death warmed over.. or just to be nicer you look plain tired. Usually when I’m feeling like this I honestly don’t even feel like putting on makeup the next day Read More