Category Archives: Beauty & Fashion

The Basics Of The Julep Maven Beauty Box System

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Julep Maven Beauty Box I recently posted about the subscription box craze and wanted to start trying out some of these boxes.  The first one I decided to try is the Julep Maven Beauty Box.  This is the subscription box service made specifically for those who love to keep up with the latest trends in…

The Subscription Box Craze

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Subscription boxes seem to be all the rage these days. It seems like I’m hearing about a new one popping up just about every single week. This has left me very curious and anxious to try them. So what exactly is a subscription service? Basically, subscribers are sent a box of products every month for…

Get Your Savings On at the Neiman Marcus Last Call Designer Apparel New Arrivals Event

Neiman Marcus Last Call Designer Apparel New Arrivals

Love to shop?  Well, now is the perfect time to take a trip to the closest Neiman Marcus Last Call store because specially selected Neiman Marcus Last Call retail locations will be receiving deliveries of new merchandise directly from Neiman Marcus that is available at up to 65 % off the ticketed retail price. The…

Squalane Oil – The Miracle Oil That Has Transformed My Skin

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Women often worry about getting older and the effects it can have on their skin. Whether it is age spots, wrinkles or a general lack of glow, skin can begin to take its toll as it ages. I can attest to this.  Now that I’m in my forties, my skill has just been looking and…

Fragrance – The Easy Holiday Gift Idea

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Do you have someone on your list that is hard to shop for? I have plenty of people like that on mine. I also have a strict budget I need to stick to, so this year I have been thinking about giving the gift of fragrance and gift sets. I mean, who doesn’t like to…

Trying Out Garnier Skin Renew Miracle Skin Perfector BB Cream

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As you know from some of my previous posts, I’m always looking for skin care products that will make my skin look younger, feel softer, and generally give my skin a healthy glow.  I’m sure I’m not alone in this quest! A few months ago, I received a sample of Garnier BB Cream Miracle Skin…

How I’m Preparing My Skin For The Summer Sun

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[This post was commissioned by Collective Bias® and Duane Reade]   I love going to drugstores stores and looking around at the makeup counters. I could spend hours looking at all the new colors and smelling the perfumes. However, there is always so much to choose from and sometimes I wonder which products will work…

Graffiti Inspired Nail Art Challenge

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When Sally Hansen and Collective Bias asked me to partner with them and challenged me to come up with a street look for my nails I jumped at the challenge. I have a pretty big collection of nail polish, but at times I’m lazy when it comes to actually coming up with cute designs for…

Sears Holiday Best Kept Fashion Secret #styleSurprise Sweepstakes

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A few months ago I blogged about shopping at Sears.  Before then, I would have never thought to shop at Sears for fashionable items because in my mind, it was just a place to go when you needed appliances or things for the home.  Well now that I know better, Sears is on the top…

Showing A Little Leg With Duane Reade Legwear

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As the holiday season approaches, it’s time for me to start thinking about all the holiday parties and family gatherings that will soon ensue.  I like to dress nice at these types of gatherings and for me, that usually means wearing either a skirt or dress.  Every year I usually devote a day where I…