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Spring Makeup Favorites – May 2020

Some of the things I love in my current spring makeup routine including some very old favorites as well as a couple of new discoveries. My spring makeup declutter continues. I have tossed dried up eyeliners, lipsticks in shades that I will never wear, and a couple of eyeshadow palettes that were well past their expiration dates. My makeup drawer is looking clean and organized, and I rediscovered a few

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10 Essentials For A Killer Vintage Wardrobe

Looking to incorporate vintage pieces into your look but don’t know where to start? Here are ten essentials every vintage collector has in their closet. Whether you are just beginning your journey into vintage clothing or you’re well on your way and wondering which vintage pieces you should look for as you browse vintage stores or online, here is a guideline of closet essentials from a 25-year vintage collector. 1.

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5 Best Hyaluronic Acid Serums Under $35

Hyaluronic Acid is a clear substance that works to keep skin hydrated, visibly plump, and fights fine lines and wrinkles when used routinely. It is naturally found in the body and absorbs water like a sponge leaving skin fuller, plumper, and glowing. Hyaluronic Acid holds 1000x its weight in water helping skin to retain moisture. Hyaluronic Acid (sodium hyaluronate) serums come in six different molecular weights which penetrate the skin

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Vintage Metallic Red Leather Jacket

Normally, we would be in the height of flea market season right about now where one could score such things as this vintage red leather jacket. This week would have been the Brimfield Flea Market Spring 2020 show and the main event that kicks off the flea market season for me and thousands of others. As with all events, it’s canceled. The July show is still on the calendar but

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10 Links To Inform, Entertain & Inspire

Lessons from the Great Depression, gratitude, creativity, COVID-19, and taking care of ourselves in these uncertain and stressful times. A few articles to inform, entertain, and inspire. What Americans Who Beat The Great Depression Can Teach Us Today 7 Types Of Broke You Need To Be Before You Can Appreciate Being Happy 14 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative 31 Best Dance Movies of All Time Nature Winning The

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Wardrobe Management Tips & Tricks

Wardrobe management tips and tricks to help make your closet more functional, organized, and aesthetically pleasing to the eye. Is your closet an anxiety-inducing cluttered mess? Do you have enough clothes to open a small boutique yet feel you have nothing to wear? Have you forgotten what you own? Do you have a few go-to outfits for work or a special event ready at a moment’s notice? Whether you’re a

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5 Excellent Cleansing Balms

Cleansing balms break down and remove makeup, dirt, oil, and pollution at the end of the day and leave skin feeling hydrated and nourished. Once you’ve adopted a cleansing balm into your cleansing routine, they will likely always have a place in your regimen. I prefer to use a cleansing balm as a second cleanse. After I remove eye makeup and make one pass over my face with micellar water

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8 Best Vitamin C Serums

Incorporating a Vitamin C serum into your daily skincare routine works to prevent hyperpigmentation leaving skin brighter and firmer with a more even skin tone. Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant and when used in skincare offers a multitude of benefits.  It brightens the skin and boosts the production of collagen.  It fights free radicals caused by UV exposure and pollution.   I’ve been using Vitamin C serums for nearly

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10 Interesting Articles To Read This Week

Coffee naps, cozy cabins, brothers, how-to basics, and some rules for life. And yes, it’s good to be weird. A few articles to enjoy. Why Coffee Naps Are Best 10 Painfully Obvious Truths 12 Reasons Why Your Brother Is The Most Important Man In Your Life Even Banksy Is Working From Home Long-Lost Honeymoon Photos From 1939 Cabin Porn How To Poach, Fry, Scramble And Boil The Perfect Egg The

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5 Best Eye Shadow Primers

Does your eye shadow crease by the time you walk into school or work? Keep your eye makeup locked in place with one of these five eye shadow primers. Using a primer under eye shadow will help your eye makeup last all day or night ensuring that your makeup looks more polished and professional. Top 5 Eye Shadow Primers Urban Decay Primer Potion – A long time favorite, creamy and

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