#SweatProof Makeup… It’s totally a thing!

Don’t let this heat wave melt your makeup! Check out this holy grail product that will keep you on fleek all summer!

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The #GlossBoss: Artist Plexi Gloss

I love all things Make Up For Ever! When this 4-pack of the Artist Plexi Gloss went on sale, and Sephora offered an extra 20% off, I had to scoop it up! I got 4-full size glosses for the price of one — you can’t beat that! The packaging is amazing — and keep reading to see how the glosses measure up!

 

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Obsessed with #OMBRE featuring #NYX

If you love ombre lips, you’ve got to get your hands on the NYX Liquid Suede Cream Lipsticks!! My favorites for everyday wear are “Cherry Skies” and “Vintage.” Once I got a few nearly the ENTIRE collection I found out they’re great for creating ombre looks.

Here are a few combinations you can ombre out to your heart’s desire!

For a subtle look combine “Vintage”and “Soft Spoken.” Start with “Vintage” around the outside. Then apply “Soft Spoken”inside, and blend with a lip brush.

 

 

For a glam look grab “Kitten Heels” and “Sandstorm.” Start with “Kitten Heels”around the outside. Then apply “Sandstorm” inside, and blend with a lip brush.

 

Reach for “Stone Fox”and “Cherry Skies” if you’re daring! Start with “Stone Fox” on the outside. Then apply “Cherry Skies” inside, and blend with a lip brush.

What are your favorite ombre looks — and what products do you use to create them? Let me know in the comments below!

#Perfect Crease Free Concealer

Concealer is the bane of my existence. It’s truly a love/hate relationship. I love highlighting and contouring—love, love, LOVE it! However, having a creased up mess under your eye halfway through the day is NOT cute lol

After trial and error, and the support of countless YouTube videos I have come up with a method that works (at least for me!). Click the read more tab for the details.

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#LoracMegaPRO2: Is it worth the HYPE and your $59

The long awaited Lorac Mega PRO 2 is finally on store shelves! If you’re like me, and missed never even heard of, the first Mega PRO this is YOUR chance to scoop one of these up. The price tag is steep at $59, so I wanted to share my thoughts, in case you’re on the fence about picking this up. Click the read more tag for all the details!

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#Misunderstood: Products You May Be Using ALL Wrong!!

Have you ever bought a product that seemed SO right, only to get home and be underwhelmed by its performance? That happened to me with all the following products… but the good news is my faith in them was restored when I figured out l was using them ALL WRONG!

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Lessons From #LesterHolt

Lessons From #LesterHolt

I had the wonderful opportunity to meet the new anchor of NBC Nightly News, Lester Holt. If you don’t know who Lester Holt is, you may have been living under a rock (and it’s not 30 Rock!). He’s been anchoring the Today Show, Weekend Nightly News, and Dateline for years.

Lester dropped some serious knowledge during his visit to Baltimore, and I’m so glad I got the chance to soak up some wisdom. What he confirmed is this–nothing can stop you from your destiny, even if it seems like getting there is impossible.
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