Makeup Wars: Marsala Pantone Inspired Looks

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    You’ve probably heard by now that the Pantone Color of the Year is Marsala. Marsala is a gorgeous combination of rich reddish browns and a wine-like hue.  Sephora  released their Marsala collection just this week which includes a lipstick, eye palette, liquid eyeliner, “cooling” multi-stick, mascara, layering lip crayon collection and a cheek trio. I purchased the cheek trio […]

Makeup Wars Best Foundation of 2014!

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This week our Makeup Wars bloggers are discussing their best foundation. It’s impossible to choose just one–I chose three BUT in three different categories so I figure I’m safe. Don’t tell on me! Ideal for over 40 gals:  Laura Mercier Smooth Finish Flawless Fluide ($48) Debuting in 2014, Laura Mercier has created a winner! This is […]

Makeup Wars: Holiday Palettes!

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Picking the best Holiday Palette for this week’s Makeup Wars proved to be an impossible task for me. The 2014 Holiday offerings have been spectacular and I just can’t choose one. While I am hard pressed to pick just one, I have to say Too Faced Sugar and Spice palette has everything a girl could […]

Makeup Wars Beauty Wishlist!

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My Beauty Wishlist with Nars, Charlotte Tilbury, Lush This issue of Makeup Wars has all our bloggers filling out their wishlist, be it for Santa for their spouse, see what we are coveting this season! NARS Vault Fall 2014 ($500) – Hey it’s aWISHLIST okay? This 20th Anniversary Limited Edition set is available exclusively at […]

Makeup Wars: Favorite Face Masks and Skin Treatments!

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An important part of every skincare routine is a once a week facial mask. A mask gives your skin that extra boost to nourish and/or rejuvenate your skin. If you are over 40, a once a week (or more) mask is essential for multiple skincare benefits such as: deep cleaning pores removing dirt and oil […]

Makeup Wars Fall Lips and Tips!

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Today’s Makeup Wars is about Fall. Our bloggers are showcasing their best Fall lippies and nail polishes. In fall, brights get put on the shelf and the deeper hues come out to play on lips and tips. I love wearing dark, vampy shades of nail polish a rich, deep (but not too deep) lip. Here […]

Makeup Wars $30 Face of the Day Challenge!

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This week our makeup warriors are presented with the challenge of creating a full face of makeup for only $30. Drugstore makeup has really evolved in the past few years so that is where I concentrated my shopping efforts. With only $30 to spend, I did have to skip face and  eye shadow primer, but […]

Makeup Wars Urban Decay Eyeshadow Giveaway!!

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Your Makeup Wars bloggers have a giveaway for you!  We all have our favorites eyeshadow shades and have come together to put them in a palette for you! What Urban Decay has to say about their shadows: PRODUCT DESCRIPTION Insane color payout. A velvety, suede-like smoothness and blendability. Our mind-blowing formula delivers unmatched performance in […]