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Recreating Beauty Series! Spring 2016

Repost from Twindly Blog! RECREATING BEAUTY CAMPAIGN SERIES: SPRING 2016 (GIORGIO ARMANI, GIVENCHY, AND CHANEL) Maggie Cappelletti (founder of Clubelle) and I (Astrid, founder of twindly) are doing a series collaboration projects where we take a prominent look from a…

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Best Eye Creams For Anti Aging

Here is my list of the best eye creams for anti aging that actually work, but before you drop the cash and buy one of these beauties, please read my “guidelines for buying an eye cream that actually works“.  The…

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Guidelines for buying an eye cream that actually works

Discovering fine lines around your eyes is a pretty gut wrenching feeling. It means that the first signs of ageing have begun to kick in and it’s time to switch to an anti-aging skin care regime. But with so many…

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The Difference between Retinol and Vitamin C

Learn the difference between retinol and Vitamin C and what they can do for your skin, with Dermatologist Dr. Kavita Mariwalla. La Roche Posay USA 

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How To Treat Rosacea

Learn how to treat rosacea with recommendations for Dermatologist Dr. Shirly Chi La Roche Posay USA

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Best Makeup Palettes for Fall 2015

With every new season comes new makeup! Here are the best makeup palettes for fall 2015 to try! Smashbox #ShapeMatters Palette: $65.00  A perfect all in one palette with everything from contouring shades and eyebrow shades too eye shadow in…

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Best Fall 2015 Lipstick Trends For Every Budget

This fall is all about lips!  Whether bold or soft here are a variety of fall 2015 lipstick trends for every budget. Popular colors this year are cherry red, brick red, deep plum, dark purple and softer neutral colors in…

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5 Gorgeous Makeup Looks For Fall 2015

Fall is officially here, and with the change of weather comes exciting fresh new makeup looks! Here are my five favorite makeup looks for fall 2015 to try this season. Bold Red Lips: Red lips are a fall classic, however…

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What Are Freckles and How Do They Occur?

When we come into this world have clear skin and are freckle free. So what are freckles and why do some people develop these tiny brown spots, while others do not? What is a freckle? Freckles are a group of…

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Emma Watson Makeup Look

Emma Watson has been gracing the screens and red carpets for quite some time now. Not only has she captured us with her acting talent and amazing style, but her flawless makeup also deserves some award worthy recognition. Emma’s classic…

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Does foundation with an SPF really protect your skin?

These days it’s hard to find a foundation product that doesn’t contain a Sun Protection Factor ( SPF) of at least 15 or higher. Even powder and mineral base foundations now contain SPF.   However, just because these products label sun…

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Homemade Tinted Moisturizer

Tinted moisturizers are great for the warmer weather months, as they not only give your skin a chance to breath, but create beautiful fresh dewy looking skin as well. Give your skin a bit of a break this summer and create…

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How To Make Your Own Under Eye Corrector

Do you have super dark circles that won’t disappear even after you apply concealer? If this is the case, then you need an under eye corrector! Learn how to make a quick and easy under eye corrector using the makeup…

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Self Tanning Tips and Tricks

Tips and Tricks to help you achieve the best results from your favorite self tanner! Preparing yourself for an even looking tan 1 .Exfoliate your skin. Remove dead skin cells before applying self tanner and ensure an even, blotch free tan….

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Best Self Tanning Lotions, Gels and Sprays

Bring out your inner golden goddess with these fabulous self tanning lotions, gels and sprays! Self tanning products work best when applied after exfoliating in the shower. Create an even tan and prevent dark spots on your knees and elbows…

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