Posts Tagged ‘foundation’
Products that will help you prepare and protect skin for Skin Cancer Awareness Month.
May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and although a chill may still be in the air, it’s never out-of-season to think about keeping skin protected as the sun begins to peek through the clouds. Luckily, Elizabeth Arden’s got you covered (literally) from head-to-toe with a range of SPF 15-50 offerings that meet new FDA sunscreen guidelines. Whether you need added protection in your makeup or ev... More...
By Casey • May 16th, 2013 • Category: BEAUTY, Cosmetics, Skin
Tweet You know you always wondered how long you should really keep that old foundation or those vintage eye shadows. [...]
You know you always wondered how long you should really keep that old foundation or those vintage eye shadows. Consider this your definitive guide, and to make sure you know when your cosmetics have seen better days, write the date-of-purchase on them with sharpie. Mascara: 3 months Liquid liners: 6 months Foundation: 6-12 months Lip gloss: 1 year Concealer: 1 year Nail polish: 2 years Lipstick: 2 yea... More...
By emilyc • May 14th, 2013 • Category: BEAUTY, Cosmetics, Nails, Skin
Carmindy, co-creator of Sally Hansen Natural Beauty Inspired by Carmindy, gives us her insider tips on how to conceal a sunburn.
Carmindy, co-creator of Sally Hansen Natural Beauty Inspired by Carmindy, rocks my beauty world to no end. I’ve been a fan since the days of ‘What Not To Wear’ days, and continue to watch her every dewy-faced move as the authority on all things pretty. Her new book “Crazy, Busy, Beautiful” highlights everything beauty, and she was kind enough to give us her insider tips ... More...
By Ashley • Jul 12th, 2011 • Category: BEAUTY, Skin
Beat wrinkles to the punch, with this expert tip from Dimitri James of Skinn Cosmetics.
PROBLEM: We’ve all gone through it, those days when your concealer & foundation tend to highlight wrinkles more than actually conceal them. Especially in the winter, when whipping winds, dry indoor heat and squinting through blizzards create a less than youthful appearance. Thankfully, Dimitri James, founder of Skinn Cosmetics, gave us the kind of DUH solution that I needed. ̵... More...
By Ashley • Jan 5th, 2011 • Category: BEAUTY, Cosmetics, Skin
Say Farewell, and Save.
Thymes is offering an exclusive sale on Thymes.com for the retirement of their beloved Coco Monoi Collection! Yes, sad… but kind of great for us. We can stock up, and receive an automatic 50% off while supplies last. Housed in exquisite frosted glass bottles and beautiful paper packaging, each modern, yet exotic blend of white gardenia, lushly layered with white tuberose, sweet osmanthus, and s... More...
By Ashley • Aug 28th, 2010 • Category: Coupon Codes, Coupons, Sample Sales, Steals And Deals
A 3-in-1 bronzing lotion that doubles as a foundation with SPF 30… why didn’t I think of that??
I love the summer and spending time outside, even the hottest July in history doesnâ€™t deter me!Â Admittedly, makeup meltdowns, caused by layers of foundation, moisturizer and sun block are annoying.Â So glad I found one lightweight, deliciously scented product that combines a moisturizer thatâ€™s totally not greasy, a respectable SPF of 30, and the best part for me, the coverage of a ... More...
By Linda • Aug 11th, 2010 • Category: BEAUTY, Cosmetics, Skin
Tweet Don’t have a lot of time to look fresh faced in the morning? These products make getting up and [...]
Don’t have a lot of time to look fresh faced in the morning? These products make getting up and looking pretty in a matter of minutes easy-peasy. First IÂ washed my face withÂ a Pomegranate Facial Scrub by Bryce Organics. The smell of the scrub is delicious to begin with,Â you’d think you could eat it. This scrub is great to use in the morning because the fruity scent really wakes... More...
By Corinne • Feb 6th, 2010 • Category: BEAUTY
Tweet I was introduced to bareMinerals 3 years ago and Iâ€™ve been an avid user ever since. Initially I loved [...]
I was introduced to bareMinerals 3 years ago and Iâ€™ve been an avid user ever since. Initially I loved the way it made my skin appear practically flawless, but then when I realized I could get away with sleeping in it, say if I happened to forget to wash my face one weekend night for some reasonâ€¦I was addicted. BareMinerals on QVC has an â€œI Love BEâ€ grand 9 piece color colle... More...
By Corinne • Jan 31st, 2010 • Category: Steals And Deals
Tweet Head to Bare Escentuals today to pick up your FREE 10 day sample of Bare Minerals Matte Foundation. Not [...]
Tweet Head to Bare Escentuals today to pick up your FREE 10 day sample of Bare Minerals Matte Foundation. Not only is it SPF 15 but it also absorbs excess oil to eliminate shine without drying out the skin. Hey, it’s free so its worth a try, right?
By Maura • Aug 3rd, 2009 • Category: FEATURES
Tweet While recently perusing Sephora for a new foundation, a make-up artist approached me and asked if I had been [...]
While recently perusing Sephora for a new foundation, a make-up artist approached me and asked if I had been using a primer pre-makeup application. I had absolutely no idea what she was asking me, and apparently it was quite obvious with my facial expression. She directed me towards the Make Up For Ever section and explained to me that if I use a primer before I apply foundation, it will allow the m... More...
By Alyssa • Jan 16th, 2009 • Category: BEAUTY