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Tarte CC Matte Be Mattenificent Palette: Spring-y Shadow Blush Shades

I'm on a matte shadow jag, and the beautiful matte palette from Tarte really got my attention....more

Spring Beauty: Peaches and Cream

Usually at this time of year my skin is dewy and flushed as I’ve just rolled out of hibernation and into spring.Summer is just now changing to fall here in South Africa. It’s an odd feeling to look in the mirror and see myself with what is probably the deepest tan of my life, and also see that I am, in fact, wearing my winter pajamas. But how can this be? That, my friends, is fall in SA....more

Dark Skin and Bright Colors

I walked up to the MAC counter excited; I don’t often shop with this company, but when I do, I go all out. I’m a borderline makeup junkie! I decided on Ruby Woo and Rebel lipsticks, and Gold Deposit and Soft and Gentle face highlighters. I felt a rush as I waited to purchase. I had heard great things about these products via YouTube. ...more
I'm that person that says, its only makeup, if you don't like the way it looks, it washes off. ...more

Top 10 Beauty Products For Spring 2014

Beauty products for Spring 2014 do everything from creating radiant, luminous skin to reducing the appearance of cellulite on your body. When the weather starts heating up during this time of year, it encourages each of us to refresh and update our image....more

YSL Touch Eclat and its dupes!

YSL Touch Eclat M...more

Studio Cream Hydrating CC Cream in Linen: A Perfect Match

Studio Gear Hydrating CC Cream comes in three shades that tend toward the lighter side: Linen, Natural and Wheat. Hopefully, one day, they will introduce a shade for women with deeper skin tones. ...more

The Best Sunscreen for All Occasions

As a redhead for my entire life, I have a very close relationship with sunscreen. As the typical fair skinned and freckled ‘ginger’, my skin goes from light to lobster in no time. I have even experienced the dreaded hairline-part burn — you know what I’m talking about ladies. I grew up with the basic white greasy SPF 30 sunscreen, and THANKFULLY there are so many choices now for those of us that are sun conscious....more