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Homemade Holiday Gift Guide- DIY Lip Scrub

ere is Part Two of the Holiday Homemade Gift Guide. Today’s video will show you how to make a DIY lip scrub. This is perfect for those cold winter days when your lips get chapped. It is super cheap and easy to make. Just like the last video in the series, everything either came from the Dollar Tree or Dollar General store. What do you plan on making for the holidays? Check below for the supplies!

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Sephora VIB Holiday Shopping Event Haul

Hey guys! Here is a quick weekend beauty haul video of what I bought at the Sephora VIB Holiday Shopping Event! I had so much fun shopping today. Every place I went I had a coupon. I even saved $100 today in Ulta buying Christmas presents!

List of products:

Sephora Collection Microsmooth Foundation Face Powder

I couldn’t find the  Josie Maran Set but here are the two products separately

Josie Maran 100% Pure Argan Oil

Josie Maran Argan Illuminizer

Sephora by OPI TrendTips in Feather

Benefits Cosmetics Sun Beam

 

Winter Inspired Icy Eye

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As I told you guys earlier in the week, I wanted to bring you all some winter skincare/makeup tips. Today’s guest post comes from Amanda from Fashion, Love, and Martinis. She is going to show us how to do a icey wintery eye. Perfect for the snow everyone has been getting. Thanks so much Amanda. I can’t wait to try this look out!

 Products used:
Too Faced Shadow Insurance N.Y.C. Smooth Skin Loose Face Powder MAC mineralize e/s – Polar Opposite, Sea & Sky MAC Shroom e/s L’Oreal HIP cream liner – black Maybelline Lash Stiletto mascara Benefit Brow Zings Boots No. 7 Intelligent Balance Mousse foundation (#15 Buff) Fresh Here Comes the Sun Face Palette Rimmel 1000 Kisses liner – Tiramisu Nivea A Kiss of Moisture lip balm


I also won a Princess blog award from The Trendy Fashionista! YAY!
Rules:
#1-Thank the person who gave you the award and include a link to their blog. Thank you Trendy Fashionista. You are beyond tresmazing!
#2-Mention an author you love: Zora Neale Hurston
#3- Mention an author you like: Anne Rice
#4- A book you love: Right now I am reading “A Year in High Heels” by Camilla Morton
#5-Something that always thrills you: Cupcakes
#6-Something you hate: Rude and unhappy people that want to spread their miserable vibes to you! URGH! ERGH!
#7-Pass the award onto 7 other blogs: Actually I am passing this on to all of my female readers because I feel we all need to take a day out of the busy week to live like a princess.

Winter Cat Eyes

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This week I wanted to do something different. I wanted to bring you all some guest posts from beauty bloggers, so you could get some great winter beauty tips. Today’s post comes from Felicia York. Felicia is a make up artist who owns DaLipstickBandit Cosmetics. You can check on her blog DaLipstickBandit, her online store DLB Cosmetics, and her twitter @dlbcosmetics.
We all have those days…Monday has approached us full speed ahead and the weekend’s debauchery is not quite behind us. We’re tired and we look tired. It’s one thing to be one without looking the other. Many women think the trick to looking younger or looking well-rested is to add Here’s a quick trick to looking alive when all you want to do is crawl under a rock.
The Cat Eye
So easy to achieve an even easier to take from day to night. The cat eye is basically liquid eyeliner that has been winged at the outer corner of the eye. By keeping the focus at the top of the eye, you’re drawing attention away from any bags or dark circles that are lurking under. Keep liner and mascara at the lower lash line very basic – just enough to define the eye. Stay away from smokey looks as they’re too heavy and will bring out darkness or bags you may have. Concealer is you friend! Make sure you have the right one to cover up the under-eye tell tale signs that you didn’t get a full 8 hours last night. Make sure to moisturize skin and drink plenty of water to look hydrated. For a daytime look, keep skin and lips as nude as possible. If you must use a blush, use one that gives you a natural flush (soft pink) or a bronzey glow.  To take from day to night, add a sexy lip color and voila!  Pretty and easy!Photos from DLB.