Great Products for Dry Skin

April 7, 2016
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One of the biggest challenges I face when looking for skincare products is finding something that will not irritate my skin. My skin (especially my face) has a tendency to quickly dry out if I do not use the right products. Some tips I can share with those who can relate to my dilemma are: use a good moisturizer regularly, avoid harsh toners/exfoliators, and do not use products that contain alcohol. After experimenting with many different products over the years, here is a list of my go-to items. I think they would work well for combination skin as well. Hope […]

Blushing Rose: Milani Rose Powder Blush

December 22, 2015
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There’s something about the perfect blush that pulls your whole makeup look together.  I have been loving the limited edition Milani rose powder blushes this fall and winter. Whether you prefer a soft glow or a brighter flushed cheek there is a shade that will work for you. These blushes come in a matte finish and are great for school, work or just everyday makeup. The texture is soft and powdery and the light fragrance disappears soon after application. The affordable blushes come in a stylish compact and give just the right amount of color for a natural, rosy cheeks look. See […]

Taylor Hill: Get the look

September 28, 2015
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  Taylor Hill is one of Victoria’s Secret’s newest faces. The gorgeous model was recently seen at the Harper’s Bazaar ICONS Event and looked stunning in a beautiful blue dress. Her hair was styled in retro red carpet waves and her dark lip was reminiscent of Old Hollywood glam. Follow the easy steps below to recreate her makeup look for your next evening out. Foundation: Opt for a foundation with a lighter formula. Taylor’s foundation does not look heavy. MAC Studio Face & Body foundation is a good route to go. A good drugstore option is the L’Oreal Lumi liquid […]

12 Classic Wardrobe Pieces

October 29, 2013
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While fashion trends come and go there are certain pieces that are absolutely timeless. Investing in these 12 essentials for your wardrobe will help keep you looking chic and fashionable all the time. Sincerely, Saba 1. Basic, solid tees Go for colors like white, gray, black, any navy. Great for layering, wear with a jacket and collar necklace to go from basic to glam. 2. White button down blouse Useful whether you are going to work or rolling up the sleeves and wearing with black jeans and flats for a more Audrey Hepburn inspired look. 3. Jeans that fit you […]

Top 10 Fall & Winter Trends

October 22, 2013
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Fall is here which means that winter is not far behind. It is finally cool enough to get your coats and sweaters out and treat yourself to a new pair of boots. Some of the popular fall and winter trends this year incorporate statement patterns, oversized clutches, chic shades of gray and white, and cozy accessories to keep you warm. Check out the top 10 fall and winter trends below! Sincerely, Saba #1) Shades of white & gray #2) Statement coats & oversized clutches #3) Long sleeve dresses & over the knee boots #4) Printed pullovers & sneakers #5) Knit […]

Pretty Little Liars: Hair & Makeup Tutorials

October 21, 2013
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  Spencer, Aria, Hanna, and Emily each have a signature look and style.  Spencer’s look is classic and polished. Her hair and makeup tend to be more chic and ladylike.  Aria’s look is the most dramatic of the four girls. She usually sports full brows, long lashes, and a bold lip color. Hanna is the fashionista of the group and her hair and makeup have a touch of Hollywood glamour. Emily’s look is low-key and her makeup is generally more natural and understated. Follow the amazing tutorials by Tess Christine below to learn how you can achieve your favorite look […]