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Pacifica Jet Set Trio from ULTA

Pacifica – Jet Set Hair Trio

I celebrated my birthday last week via a series of various events—including a rock concert, drinks with family and friends, nails and happy hour with Mom, and a nice dinner and more drinks—so after seven(ish) days of overindulgence, including having cake every night for dessert, despite the fun my brain ...

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Strobing Tutorial featuring Anastasia Beverly Hills Glow Kit

Thursdays with Cheeky Rox: Strobing Tutorial featuring Anastasia Beverly Hills Glow Kit Luminous makeup looks are so “in” for spring and summer makeup trends! I’ve been obsessed with glowing, radiant looks and I wanted to show you all exactly how I achieve them with a strobing tutorial! Strobing is all about highlighting ...

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Kat Von D Liquid Liner Trooper

Kat Von D Tattoo Liner

You may have heard the saying “liquid eyeliner can sense fear”, but I must admit that the Kat Von D Tattoo Liner makes the application of liquid eyeliner much easier with its precise tip and waterproof, smudge-free consistency. Kat Von D products are owned by Sephora, but they are cruelty ...

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ShopBop Friends and Family Sale

ShopBop Friends and Family Sale!

The ShopBop Friends and Family sale is going on today! ShopBop has designer clothing, accessories, tech accessories, bags and even home decor at discount prices, and for two days, you can get everything at the friend and family rate. Full price AND sale items are 25% off with code: INTHEFAM. ...

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Stop animal testing

Important Update – US Bill May Increase Animal Testing!

This is important you guys – what we have here is a bill that sounds good, but is really going to increase animal testing for personal care products and cosmetics (which I can’t believe is still legal) in the US! Thank you to Bunny Army for bringing this to my ...

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The Lipstick League – Cruelty Free Razors

Question of the Week: Let’s talk body hair removal. Are you a razor person, or do you use another method (wax, depilatory cream, or device)? Or do you prefer to go au naturale? Answer: I’ve lasered everything I can off! Which is a huge time saver. For the baby hairs ...

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NEW from Hard Candy!

Thursdays with Cheeky Rox: NEW from Hard Candy There’s nothing better than finding reliable, cruelty free, drugstore makeup products that perform well without breaking the bank! Hard Candy specializes in affordable, cruelty free makeup – but they definitely don’t compromise quality! They’ve recently released TONS of new products and I’m ...

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Laritzy Cruelty Free Beauty Box – March 2016

Vegan Beauty Delivered To Your Door In case some of you didn’t notice, we didn’t do a review of the February 2016 box from the cruelty free, vegan beauty box from Laritzy because I was busy having a baby! There were some great products in there like the Love Fresh ...

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Artis Brush Review

Artis Brushes – Worth the Hype?

What are Artis Brushes? I’m sure you’ve seen these gorgeous, uniquely-shaped Artis makeup brushes all over your Instagram feed and on YouTube lately. The brushes are sometimes large and hair-brushed shaped, but with an angular bent, and sometimes smaller (I’ve seen people call them “toothbrushes”). Basically they are nothing like ...

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The Lipstick League – Spring Pastels

Question of the Week: In honor of Easter and springtime in general: do you like pastels when it comes to color cosmetics? If so, tell us a few of your favorites! Answer: Hmmm, in general I am not a fan of pastels in my makeup. They just aren’t great for ...

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