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Beauty 411: Neutrogena Hydro Boost Line

February 23, 2017

First of all, the blue packaging speaks to me. All –Oil free –Non-comedogenic (won’t clog pores) –$20 & under –Smell amazing –Absorb into the skin quickly –Leave skin feeling hydrated, smooth, and supple –A little product goes a long way –Contain hyaluronic acid which helps the skin retain moisture & as powerful anti-aging properties (read more about hyaluronic acid here) –Good for all skin types –Work great under makeup Water Gel –Last step in my skincare routine –Currently on my…

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Beauty 411: Clinique Pep-Start Skincare

February 9, 2017

Line of multi-tasking skincare products Suitable for all skin types Perfect for those who want a quick and easy, no fuss skincare routine Exclusive to Sephora and clinique.com Fragrance free 3 Steps 1. Scrub and glow 2. Mattify and blur/hydrate 3. Quick fix for eyes My night time skincare routine is extensive, but my morning routine leaves a lot to be desired. I don’t have time/don’t want to make to time for an extensive AM routine. I need quick and…

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Beauty 411: Real Techniques Sponges

January 26, 2017

Miracle Complexion Sponge –$6.99 @ Ulta –Prefer this to the beautyblender –Works best when damp –Great for foundation, concealer, powder, & other cream products –My favorite way to use it is with setting powder to set my makeup. –Damp Sponge + Laura Mercier Powder=Flawless Finish Miracle Mini Eraser Sponges –$5.99 @ Ulta (a pack of 2) –Works best when damp –Perfect for undereye concealer & hard to blend areas like around the nose –My favorite way to use them is…

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Beauty 411: Tubing Mascaras

January 17, 2017

  The 411 –Great article here –Tiny tubes form around each individual lash. Therefore, there is no flaking or smudging –blinc started the tubing trend in the late 90s –The originals>>blinc mascara and blinc mascara amplified, $26 Other options —Clinique Lash Power, $17.50 —NYX Doll Eyes, $9.99 —L’Oreal Double Extend, $9.99 —Cargo Better Than Waterproof, $20 Why I recommend –I like the way my lashes look –My curl holds –I don’t have to worry about accidentally rubbing my eye or my…

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