MONTHLY BEAUTY FAVORITES : MAY EDITION
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MONTHLY BEAUTY FAVORITES : MAY EDITION

Okay, ladies, it’s time to share my beauty favorites for the month of May.  I decided I would start sharing with you guys some of my favorite products that I have purchased for the month. This month, I only purchased a few items that were new to me, and they were all drugstore items. Here we go…   MAYBELLINE FIT…

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5 MUST HAVE EYE CREAMS EVERY WOMAN SHOULD OWN
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5 MUST HAVE EYE CREAMS EVERY WOMAN SHOULD OWN

  I think every woman can agree that they have experienced tired looking eyes, or dark under eye circles at some point in their life. The eye area is very delicate and must be cared for properly.  When neglected, you are likely to see signs of premature aging which include fine lines, wrinkles and sagging. With my many late nights…

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Pamper Your Skin With Honey
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Pamper Your Skin With Honey

Are you looking to nourish and pamper your skin? Try honey! Not only is this sweet treat good for food, but honey is great for moisturizing the skin. Studies have shown (read here)  that honey contains both antioxidant and antibacterial properties.  The antibacterial benefits of honey are great for helping to treat and prevent acne.  Its antioxidant properties help to…

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Winter Proof Your Skin Care Regimen
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Winter Proof Your Skin Care Regimen

During the cold and frigid winter months, your skin takes a beating.  Cold, dry air leads to dehydrated, red, itchy and flaky skin. Just as we protect ourselves by wearing extra layers to combat the cold winter weather, we should add extra layers to our skincare routines as well.  If you need to learn the basics of a proper skincare routine,…

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5 super easy beauty hacks
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5 Super Easy Beauty Hacks You Should Definitely Try

  Here are 5 of my favorite beauty hacks: 1. Exfoliate Your Lips No one wants to deal with dry, flaky, chapped lips.  To exfoliate your lips, add a dab of vaseline or chapstick to your lips,  take a wet toothbrush and use circular motions to gently remove dead skin.  Afterwards, use a tissue or damp washcloth to wipe away…

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5 Facial Scrubs You Should Be Using
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5 FACIAL SCRUBS YOU SHOULD BE USING

Facial scrubs have become a normal part of my weekly skin care regimen. I started thinking about the health of my skin in my mid-twenties.  I made sure I washed all of my makeup off at night and I would use moisturizer and sunscreen as often as I felt I needed to.  During my early thirties, I developed better habits…

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Summer LIp Gloss Favorites
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SUMMER LIP GLOSS FAVORITES

I am a lip gloss lover and prefer glosses over lipstick. LA Colors Moisturizing Lip Gloss is one of my summer lip gloss favorites. It is actually one of my favorite brands period I purchased these goodies at my local Dollar Store for only one dollar each.   Even though this is a bargain brand lip gloss, it feels good…

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Skincare Basics
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SKIN CARE BASICS

We all know that daily skin care is important, right?  Our skin is the largest barrier that we have to protect us from infections. Healthy skin also helps us to age gracefully.
Your daily regimen does not have to include a ten or twelve step process. A good skin care regimen requires proper cleansing, exfoliation, toning, and moisturizing.