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Most Lipsticks Contain Lead, But Not Enough To Really Worry About

December 4, 2012

The Frisky

As a beauty product enthusiast (one might also say “hoarder,” if one were being less kind), lipstick is one of my very favorite things. At any given moment I have a bare minimum of 5 tubes rattling around in my handbag… and another 500 at home. When I buy a new one, (which I do, often) I consider the color, the texture, the packaging, the longevity of the formula, and sometimes, let’s be honest, just how luxurious it looks and feels. What I am definitely not thinking about, however, is what goes into it....[MORE]

Get A Silky, Soft Makeup Finish With Jane Iredale’s Liquid Minerals Foundation + Antioxidant Hydrating Finishing Spray!

November 28, 2012

Storybook Apothecary

I have been really enjoying using this foundation with their Balance Antioxidant Hydrating Spray as a setting spray – it gives a lovely dewy finish and I’m really loving that natural look this winter, especially because my skin can actually tolerate that look when it’s colder so I’m taking full advantage while I can!...[MORE]

Review of Jane Iredale Simply Magical Collections

November 14, 2012

Well Beauty

Well, I have two exciting (well, *I* think they are exciting) to share. One, this post is not just on Jane Iredale’s eyeshadows but also an entire series they came out for fall that is beautiful. And two, I have my very first video! I’m very lucky in that my super cool cousin is also a super awesome professional makeup artist. We got together this weekend and had a lot of fun with makeup, and I have a video tutorial to share with you all for how to use the makeup in the Simply Magical set. ...[MORE]

Five Best concealers and foundations

October 24, 2012

Truth in Aging

Glow Time is so lightweight that almost instantly I forget that I am wearing it. And yet this is no wimp in the performance department. Coverage lasts all day and into the evening....[MORE]

Jane Iredale PurePressed Blushes – Whisper and Barely Rose

October 22, 2012

Beauty Tidbits

The PurePressed Blush formula is super soft and applies well with a medium color-payoff. Both the shades are quite pretty but since I am warm-toned, Whisper (a peachy pink with golden shimmer) is my favorite out of the two. It really brightens up my cheeks and imparts a soft, peachy glow! Although the shimmer appears a little too much in the pan, it blends out nicely leaving behind a lovely sheen on skin....[MORE]