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Metallic Triangle Print Cosmetic Pouch

I think its safe to say that a lot of women (and men too!) have this problem– which is that they carry too much unnecessary shit in their everyday bag. I never think I do this, that is until I travel and I cram everything in my purse into one of my carry-ons. Traipsing through the airport it all becomes abundantly clear, I am a purse hoarder. Over the weekend I traveled a ton, by plane, by car and by train and I got stuck in a flight delay/cancelation 24 hour debacle and with all of the magazines I bought to pass the time my bag weighed a ton. When I got home and unpacked I realized I had four cosmetic bags in my purse–complete over kill.  Read More

Dupe Wars: Nars Dolce Vita

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Nars Dolce Vita is the equivalent to a classic piece of clothing. Something you hear about all the time, about you know how its perfect, effortless and something you need to add to your arsenal. I overlooked it for like ever. That was until a few weeks ago.

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1940s Lipstick Solved

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So, my lovely bride to be friend emailed me a few days ago with this question: “I am doing a vintage 1940’s hair and make-up. Any recommendations One Product At A Time lady?” I figured this was a concern for more than just my friend, so here is basically what I told her.

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Lipstick Challenge Day 30 (The End): My Favorites

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Well, the lipstick challenge was overwhelming. There is just too much to say on the subject and too many lipsticks to try. But, after reviewing my stock, I have to say I’ve come away with new faves and old standbys. These are my picks.  Read More

Lipstick Challenge Day 29: Mexican Rose

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Nars Velvet Gloss Lip Pencil $ 24.00

The Hot Pink love affair does not end.

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Lipstick Challenge Day 23 : Drugstore Dreams

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L’Oreal Colour Riche in Velvety Fuschia #173

I’ve been super into HOT PINK for lips recently, well hot pink just for just about everything, I am basically treating it like a neutral. I know neon is a thing happening out there in the ether but still.  Read More

Lipstick Challenge Days 2-4

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Nars Velvet Matte Lip Pencil in Dragon Girl $24.00

If you’ve been wondering why there was no Lipstick Challenge post for the last two days, days two and three, well the answer is that I fell in love with this Lip Pencil all over again that I could not actually bring myself to try another one. Read More

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