What is a BB cream? The double B's stand for "beauty balm." These tinted wonders combine moisturizing, anti-aging treatment, and acne deterrents with a sheer (but often self-adjusting) almost-base for your skin. They lie between a tinted moisturizer and a foundation.
Some BB creams have great SPF, which will make your skin look healthier and younger longer, too. Meet a few fab BB creams that might become your face's BFF this summer.
If there's one thing people have always made a comment to me about, it's my skin. I happen to come from great genes. My grandma has beautiful skin, and so does my mom. People think I have some crazy secret to having clear and smooth skin, when it’s really one simple thing:I take my makeup off at night, and wash my face. That’s it!...more
Seems like everyone has a BB Cream these days, whether it is your department store luxury brand or your drug store brand, they all joined in the BB/CC game.If you do not know what a BB Cream is, this is a great product typically for your face or body that provides nutrients, moisture and protection (typically). Beauty balms (BB Creams) are a favorite one stop shop for the person who is looking to eliminate multiple steps and just "hurry up and get it done!" Ideal for routine-free zone kinda gals & guys....more
I may be 5’11”, but model material, I am not.So, when a friend asked me to be her makeup model for a day, I was a little hesitant. Like my grandmother, I am not a fan of having my photo taken. It’s something I’m trying to work on, so I said yes, hoping it would not only get me out of my comfort zone for a bit, but also make me a bit more at ease in front of the camera.To Continue Reading this Post, Please Visit:...more
When it comes to shopping, I like to save money where I can. I rarely to never buy clothing full-priced, unless it’s at a store that’s low-cost to start with. I’m even more stingy when it comes to shopping for makeup. Sure, I love makeup as much as the next girl. My lipstick collection could rival any woman I know. But I just can’t justify the high end makeup costs that so many women pay these days. I cringe when I walk through Sephora and gasp when I hear the cost of a makeup palette or bottle of foundation. Drugstores and Target are my makeup havens....more
Last night, I attended the Modern Beauty 2015 event hosted by Style Chicago (I promise to have a recap soon!). Being the mom of two boys, I rarely have the chance to go out on a weeknight. I seized this opportunity to go downtown and made a fun night of it with my sister-in-law. (Their wedding isn't until next summer but I've claimed her as my sister-in-law before they were even engaged - that's how much I adore her!)...more
Our bloggers use the new ARM & HAMMER™ Truly Radiant™ Collection for a radiant smile. Read their posts where they share a few of their real-life experiences and advice on how to feel radiant day-in and day-out. Plus get a chance to win a $100! Read more