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4 Step Eyeshadow Tutorial

4 Step Eyeshadow Tutorial

  A good friend (and the beautiful model featured in this tutorial) asked me for a simple but creative way to apply eyeshadow on her own. Whether for work or play, daytime or nighttime, wherever her ambitious spirit may take her. I created this look using just 4 shadow shades and basic application techniques. No pro skills necessary! Just(…)

Beauty by Fitness : Cleanse Your Body Through Exercise

Beauty by Fitness : Cleanse Your Body Through Exercise

Spring has sprung and summer is fast approaching. This is the time many of us amp up our workouts to get “summer ready”. Worried your skin might pay the price for your extra sweat sessions? Let your fitness routine and beauty regimen work together! Guest blogger Meghan Reynolds, founder and coach at hotbirdrunning.com, shares her advice(…)

Hot Out? Hair Up! The Triple French Braid Updo

Hot Out? Hair Up! The Triple French Braid Updo

It’s no secret that this has been one hot, humid summer. And we”re running out of ways to pull up this hair!! Ponytails and top knots will only take us so far before the heat induced hallucinations convince us that an adorable Carey Mulligan pixie will surely look exactly the same on us. After all,(…)

How-to: Easiest French Manicure Ever. Seriously.

How-to: Easiest French Manicure Ever. Seriously.

Ahhh, the elusive french manicure. Looks so easy…..but it”s not!! If you”re like me you can usually get your non-dominant hand to look fairly snazzy but a lack of ambidexterity leaves your other hand looking like a kindergarten craft project. Over the years, I”ve tried many ways to achieve a french manicure. This is by(…)