Shamrock Manicure: Nail trends are all the fashionable rage. Now's the time to get creative and have some fun with your manicure! Joonbug is feeling L'Oreal's Color Riche nail lacquer in 'New Money' (perhaps this color will bring you good luck). Add L'Oreal's stick-on Nail Lingerie to make your manicure sparkle.
We all want that sun-kissed, “just got back from the beach” tan, however, we don’t want the harmful effects that can come with the sun’s damaging UV rays. That’s why the invention of sunless tanning lotion has become a huge craze. It’s a brilliant way of getting a tropical glow, but not so brilliant when it leaves you streaky and orange! Some products are definitely better than others and the worst way to find this out is through trial and error. That’s why we have already done the hard work for you! Here are our top 5 self-tanning products to help you get the golden look quickly and safely!
With the holidays rapidly approaching, it seems as though women are not sure which sacrifices should be made in order to make more room in their budget for gift buying. Purchasing skin care and cosmetic products at your local drugstore is a great way to save money, while still continuing to enjoy a quality product. Beware, there are many impostors on the market, but if you choose the items listed below, you will be pleasantly surprised at how great these products really are.
Light, fresh eye makeup is a huge trend right now in the beauty world! Combining light shadows with dramatic, dark eyeliner and mascara is a classic look that was made popular by past beauties like Brigitte Bardot and Twiggy. Currently, modern day celebs, like Lauren Conrad, and fashionistas are rocking this look as if it never even left. Here's your step-by-step guide to creating the perfect light, big-eyed look:
Step 1: Start with an eye primer, try Shadow Insurance by Too Faced, to make sure your eye makeup stays perfect all day.
After some experimenting and hard researching, we've come up with the products that will make your skin feel silky smooth and won't melt off your face in 100 degree weather.
These foundations will easily battle the heat + oily skin in one shot. Here are our favorites!
1. BareMinerals SPF 15 Foundation
Our personal favorite. Buff your way to flawless skin that lasts all day. Plus it's got SPF! Great for combination skin.
-Go to www.bareescentuals.com for more details on the foundation and to make your purchase.
The celebrities have them. Disney characters have them. Now you can, too! Forget the expensive serums and lash extensions, here are some cost-effective ways to obtain glamorous lashes.
1. Makeup Forever Smokey Lash: This mascara is like magic in a tube, enough said. ($22 at Sephora)
2. Mod Lash: A fashionista must-have! Just under $5 at your local Walgreens, Mod Lash comes in several styles and can easily be applied with your fingers. Once applied, your lashes will look full and lovely, but most of all, your lashes will look real.
3. L'Oreal Lash Boosting Serum: It takes up to 4 weeks, but if used correctly, you will have ultra long and natural lashes. ($11.99 at Walgreens)
It's awards season once more, and what does that mean? Swag, swag and more swag. Everything from watches to gym memberships are handed out to celebrities and influential industry insiders. It is a chance to do some serious star sighting if you are fortunate enough to make it inside one of these gifts suites located at various swanky venues throughout the Los Angeles area. However, as a true fashionista and beauty product connoisseur, I was most excited by the latest and greatest in beauty and fashion on display. Not to mention, available for sampling.
At the House of Blues, Foundation Room I was delighted to see one of my favorite organic skin care lines, Eminence, debuting their newest "Berry Refined" products. With the help of blueberries, raspberries and blackberries skin is exfoliated and pores minimized, all with an aroma so enticing you might be tempted to taste each masque, peel and serum.