Monthly Archives: May 2010

Yeah, and no makeup just looks sloppy.

“The best thing is to look natural, but it takes makeup to look natural.” – Calvin Klein Advertisements

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Your Daily Look AND My Droopy Eyes

Today for the daily look:  playing with lips.  Don’t be afraid of color. Although I will say this:  dark colors like red, burgundy, or brown on the lips can make your teeth look yellow, and generally they make you look … Continue reading

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Eww eww eww eww vomit.

Someone stole my little sister’s makeup brushes from work.  I told her she should post a sign in the back room after a week saying something along the lines of: “Whoever stole my brushes, I just wanted to let you … Continue reading

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RWE was SO right.

“I have heard with admiring submission the experience of the lady who declared that the sense of being well-dressed gives a feeling of inward tranquility which religion is powerless to bestow.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Don’t Ever Trust Makeup Salespeople …

Tea Time With Lin | Weekend Goodies + Gena’s Salads … Because they’re trying to sell you stuff.  As my roommate learned at the Yves Saint Laurent event at Nordstrom.  $700 in skin care?  Not worth it.  Check out: http://www.beautypedia.com/Continue reading

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Good Before and After Photos AND Your Daily Look

Yeah, when I worked at Bare Escentuals we’d do makeovers on a lot of women, and they’d want to do before and after photos, so you gotta make sure you look vaguely dirty and unhappy in the “Before” pic.  I’m … Continue reading

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