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April 2013

Chanel Vitalumiere Sample

Chanel Vitalumiere Aqua Foundation

I opened my InStyle Magazine and in it was a sample of Chanel Vitalumiere Aqua, and since I’ve been on the hunt for the perfect lightweight foundation I pulled it out and gave it a try! I used Benefit PoreFessional Primer underneath the foundation, and applied both with my fingers. …

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Morning Skincare Routine

So many people have asked me to do a video showing how I do my skincare routine step by step. So if you prefer to watch rather than read, click the link below to see my current morning skincare routine video. Thanks for watching! Video: Morning SkinCare Routine Demo Please …

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Sunscreen & Skin Cancer

I’m heading to the dermatologists office today to have a pre-cancerous spot on my face removed and wanted to show you a picture of it so you can see that some suspicious lesions don’t fall into the norm of what you expect them to look like. And, as always, I …

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Outfit of the Week

It may say it’s spring on the calendar, but we’re still having some pretty wintery temps here in New England! I’m hoping this is one of the last outings for this sweater for the year… I’m ready to wash it, put it away, and get out the summer clothes. At …

Essie Nail Stickers

Essie Nail Applique Review

Since I can’t seem to get out of the nail salon without dinging my manicure, and I don’t get the gels because of the removal process, I thought I’d try some nail applique’s to see how they work. The selection is amazing! There’s everything from french manicure to python designs …

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Mini Stretch Routine for Travel Weary Muscles

When I go on vacation I usually end up with sore shoulder, neck, and back muscles from sitting for long stretches on airplanes, sleeping in unfamiliar beds, and being away from my normal work-out routine. Even a day of shopping or sight-seeing puts a stain on a whole new set …

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Mini e.l.f. Haul

I picked up a few e.l.f. products at Target the other day but I wasn’t sure if I’d like them because they’re so inexpensive! I love the price point of $1-3 each and had high hopes for the quality. Overall, they’re pretty good and I have no regrets, there are …