copy-cat her hair: NICOLE RICHIE

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LOVING HOW NICOLE HAS CHOPPED A FEW INCHES OFF HER HAIR  – it’s given her an instant update! “I felt like I wanted to take a little length off,” she told InStyle.com at a luncheon celebrating Dior’s latest beauty collection. So now it’s a little shorter, does she style it differently? “When I get out […]

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don’t forget YOUR NECK…

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NOTE-TO-SELF: SKINCARE DOESN’T STOP AT YOUR JAWLINE! {I know it’s something that I’ve mentioned before but it’s something I’ve started to think about more often as I get u-hum, older}… Your neck and chest are almost always exposed, and yet they rarely receive same level of hydration and sun protection as the face. But the skin […]

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under-eye CONCEALER QUICK-TIPS

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A FEW QUICK TIPS TO AWAKEN YOUR EYES & DISGUISE ANY DARK CIRCLES Hello bright eyes… *Always apply your primer, shadow, liner, and mascara before applying your under-eye concealer. If you place cover-up first, you will end up with a dark residue mixed in. This way you can first take a cotton swab (dabbed with […]

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after PARTY skin tricks

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 5 FOOL-PROOF SKIN TRICKS… that will undo {or at least disguise} the dark circles, puffy eyes, bloating and sleep deprivation after a big night out {like NYE}! * To get rid of dark circles, choose a creamy concealer that’s slightly lighter than your skin. Apply it after foundation, so you don’t use too much, and […]

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copy-cat her make-up: RED LIPS

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ANOTHER GREAT MAKE-UP LOOK FOR THE FESTIVE SEASON… To choose the red that’s right for you, find one that’s flattering to your skintone. * If you’re fair, try a tomato tone—that is, one with hints of yellow. * If you have olive undertones or medium skin, go for a true crimson with lots of blue. […]

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glow & tell: VICTORIA BECKHAM

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VICTORIA AND I HAVE SOMETHING IN COMMON!!! Yep, we both use baby wipes for other than baby-duties… {Actually, I can’t live without them – they clean just about anything!} Here’s a bit more of an insight into what Vicky likes {beauty-wise}: Skincare: “I take my makeup off with Johnson’s baby wipes—they’re always around because of […]

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beauty insider: super-smooth LEGS

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THE TRICK TO SUPER-SMOOTH, BARE LEGS condition them… Yep, instead of shaving cream, apply {the teeniest amount of} hair conditioner to your legs and underarms the next time you shave. It moisturises skin and lubricates for a closer shave + leaves them super-soft. {Pic: bellaMUMMA loves…}

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beauty insider: eyeliner TRICK

I FOUND THIS GREAT MAKE-UP TIP WHILE I WAS RESEARCHING ONE OF MY STORIES… {Pure genius from Jeanine @Stila!} As eye pencils contain beeswax, your body heat can melt them causing them to slide and smudge. To prevent an eyeliner meltdown, Jeanine Lobell, creator of Stila Cosmetics, suggests using eyeshadow with a wet brush to […]

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