Honey Lemon Skin Brightening Mask

As I get older, I have started noticing a dramatic change in my skin. What was once bright, smooth, and supple is now flat, laden with issues, and covered in sun spots. I am all about organic everything, so after a bit of searching, I found this ...more

3 DIY Shoe Makeovers

One shoe...three different ways of making it yours, and truly unique. All you need to start is a white canvas shoe. This one I found at Kmart, but there are many other places you can find a perfect shoe for this project. Have fun! ...more

5 Ways to Avoid Chub Rub

Last year, I ran my first half-marathon. This summer, I started training for my next one in November. What does summer running bring on? Chub rub. OW OW OW OW. Whether you're training for a fall race or just trying to avoid the bra/skirt/underwear ...more

How to Keep Your Wrap Dress From Showing Too Much

Wrap dresses are super flattering, especially for us curvy girls with boobs and hips. However, they also fly open like they’re advertising your goodies for sale. Here's how to fix it. ...more

6 Fabulous Body Scrubs You Can Make at Home

Exfoliating scrubs are one of the easiest beauty products to make at home and only take a few minutes to mix together. Most of these scrubs use coconut oil as a base, so if you don't have any you'll want to grab some from your grocery store. Once ...more

On the Hunt for...Plaid Shirts

Love them all! Thanks for linking the sites :) I love the one from Zara!more

9 Beauty Products I Can't Live Without

It's been way too long since I've put together a "favorite things" list. With so many great products out there, it's so hard to narrow it down and say that I love just one mascara or just one hairspray... or just one of anything, really. But I've managed to put together a small list and broken it down into categories. Enjoy! HAIR ...more
Have you tried Younique's 3D Fiber Mascara? I think you will find it out does Better Than Sex, ...more

Fall Fashion Trends for 2014

Now that summer is coming to a close, the tank tops and shorts will soon be packed away in order to make room for the coats, scarves, boots, and jeans. This fall season is full of new and old trends working together to create amazing fashion. Here are the top trends ready to be debuted for fall: 1. Oversized Everything ...more
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Our Weekend...

I've been way behind on blogging this past week because I was in San Francisco (seriously one of the most amazing US cities I've ever been to) on a blogger's trip with StitchFix. It was such an amazing experience and I'm so excited to share it with you. I'm still going through photos of the trip but I'll have something up later this week ....more

How to Dress Up a Muscle Tee

How to Dress Up a Muscle Tee by thelifeoftheparty featuring short shorts Current Elliott top / J.Crew blue jeans / Lyssé Leggings faux-leather pants, $180 / J.Crew short shorts / White skinny jeans, $41 / Kurt Geiger leopard shoes, $480 / Charles David high heel pumps / Sam Edelman leather sandals / Birkenstock shoes / Stella Dot chain necklace / Stella Dot collar necklace / Stella Dot long necklace / Stella Dot necklace / Stella & Dot hoop earrings I’m not sure if it’s the heat we’re experiencing at the moment or what exactly but wardrobe staples like the muscle tee have been a mainstay in my life. They are not only light but also...more

5 Things

1. The best pizza 2. A flowy dress for a night out 3 ....more

The Search Is Over

Alright y’all –...more

Favorite Pins From The Week

I wanted to update my readers on something kind of big that has happened in my life. First of all, I GOT THAT JOB! The job that I was interviewing for on Monday, I got it! ...more

Ulta 21 Days of Beauty | Laura Geller and Smashbox

Today marks the first day of the last week of Ulta’s 21 Days of Beauty! ...more

Beauty Spotlight Weekend Links and my new game addiction

Nothing to Disclose Who else is addicted to Covet Fashion? ...more

My Instagram Life, 9-21-14

By Sheila Arkee A peek behind the scenes of Painted Ladies and my life, as seen through my Instagram account. It was a week of roaring hot temperatures, frozen fruit bars were a necessity! Iced coffee on Monday morning = true love ....more

The Beauty Spotlight Team Weekly Reads

Phyrra has the Best Mascaras You Seriously Need to Try Now! Don’t buy another mascara until you read this! Find out the Top 10 Nails Color for Fall over on polish insomniac! ...more

Weekend Beauty Reads from the Beauty Blog Coalition

TheFabZilla: Meet Catherine and Dominique, TheFabZilla’s new girls from...more