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A 2011 Bright Blue Nail Color Guide

2011 Bright Blue Nail Polish Guide

Blue Week – 4. 10 – 4. 17

With this guide, I’m trying to “collect” really bright blue nail colors that remind me of LED lights. These are those true pain-inducing blues, no green, no turquoise, just unnaturally blue. It seems to be a popular trends this spring. April is Autism Awareness Month and you can Light It Up Blue with these nail colors.

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More 1960’s Fashion: Get the Makeup Look of Barbra Streisand

Barbra has always known how to rock the eye makeup. This is why she is one of the my top 3 icons She has inspired my makeup over a lifetime. I’ve been in a 60’s fashion mood lately and when I came across this pic of Barbra Streisand, I was inspired…again. This makeup looks amazing on warm skin tones. Here’s what I did to get this retro 60’s inspired makeup look:

FACE: I evened out the complexion with Shiseido Stick Foundation in o20. I then blended… Continue reading | 10 Comments

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A 2011 Robin’s Egg Blue Nail Color Guide

A sky blue nail color guide

I go in nail color phases like everyone. The latest fancy is robin’s egg blue. You know a blue that’s light, milky, reminds me of spring! I haven’t worn blue nail color like this in ages. Since Hard Candy was sold at Sephora, haha! But, really is there a color, in general, that people like more than robin’s egg blue? It seems to be a color that most people like from purses to home décor. It’s such a delicate and tranquil shade. It’s… Continue reading | 5 Comments

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NEW: e.l.f. Holiday 2010 Makeup Collection

On a budget? e.l.f. (Eyes Lips Face) has many great gift sets under $30 for the 2010 holidays. Plus, you can update your nail color wardrobe with 5 new nails colors. The e.l.f. Holiday 2010 Collection contains the following:

e.l.f. Holiday 2010 Gift Palettes
e.l.f. Holiday 2010 Gift Palettes

Palettes & Gift Sets: There the 100 Piece Eyeshadow Palette that retails for $10. That’s right 100 eye shadows! There’s also the 32 Piece Eyeshadow Palette that retails for $5. There’s two 6 Piece Eyeshadow Palettes

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A 2010 Metallic Pewter Nail Color Guide

2010 Fall Pewter Nail ColorLike many people, I am craving metallic nail colors for fall. However, I’m craving more of a rustic pewter shade. You know a shiny silver dirtied by lead. That’s the color I like. I’ve been inspired by my home decor cravings: traditional, colonial, a little rough around the edges/rustic. Here’s a list or a guide of metallic pewter nail colors in a variety of price points:

Budget Pewter Nail Colors/Under $10: L.A. Girl Metal Nail Polish in Graphite is a darker dirty… Continue reading | 15 Comments