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How To Have Your Own Spa Day Without the Price Tag

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Who wouldn’t love the gift of being waited on hand and foot for a few hours? Let’s face the music though, maybe a spa day isn’t exactly the highest on the totem pole of things to spend our money on. But who says you can’t relax on a budget?Source: The DecoristaClean Up and PrepI don’t know about you, but I can’t do a single thing without having some kind of clean slate in front of me. I can’t even prepare a messy meal without making sure the kitchen is clean…

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Is Moringa the Next Kale?

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Kale has been the go-to superfood for years now. Rich with Vitamin C and omega fatty acids, kale is loaded with amazing benefits for not only your skin, but your hair too! With major amounts of iron, this magical green provides you with jealousy-inducing locks!But what about the people who struggle with their daily veggie intake? Leafy greens have never been my thing, and I know I’m not the only one.Take heart! There is a solution! The moringa tree is the perfect substitute for kale. Yep, it’s a healthy superfood too, but it’s…

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A Busy Girl’s Beauty Routine

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I’m a busy, busy girl. I can usually work from 1pm to 1am, depending on my daily tasks…and how much I ignored my responsibilities the week before.The FaceWhen you’re on the run, and don’t have time to dab here and there with a beauty blender sponge, powder foundation is the first thing on my mind. It’s easy to apply, and it’s also pretty much mistake-proof. So you don’t have to worry about any crazy streaks or lines. This Urban Decay Naked Skin Ultra Definition Powder Foundation was recently on sale…

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How To Get Your Hands on Even the ‘Hardest to Find’ Beauty Items

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I love the feeling of ‘discovering’ the next big thing in the realm of beauty. Does anyone else get excited when they run into a brand new promotional display at the drugstore that you weren’t expecting? Then there’s the occasional inbox stream of brand new launches from your top brands, and then some.Being a beauty lover involves much more devotion than running up a credit line at certain stores. Being on top of the latest and greatest is just as important. Staying up to date on beauty finds and getting in touch with the ‘next best thing…

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The Latest Beauty Craze–Wine?!

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The beauty industry is filled with both genius and ridiculous trends. The truth is that some magically stick like the ‘unicorn’ highlighter while others fall flat—do you remember people using a fork to contour? Ugh!An unusual ingredient sneaking into our beauty routines lately has been—drum roll—wine. From high-end bottles to drugstore jugs, the antioxidants in grape seed extracts can make for incredible skin treatment. In fact, grape seed extract in beauty products can promote brightness and stimulate anti-aging. Even some spas in Italy offer the occasional red wine bath.So now that we know…

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This Brand Could Change the Way You Shower!

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In my opinion, showers should function as therapeutic “me-time”. If you’re anything like me, a good shower helps to boost energy in the morning before a hectic day, and even enables me to scrub the bad ones away, too. No matter what you need, a nice, long shower or bath provides a shred of comfort and calmness amidst the hustle bustle of a busy—and often stressful—schedule.And why not spread the love? With Valentine’s Day a mere week away, gift your guy some sudsy paradise with Oil & Ash Soap Co.!Made in America products…

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V-Day Gifts for The Beauty Guru

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The Drunk Elephant has come up with the ultimate skincare line. The AHA Kit’s formulas are innovative, soothing, and effective for all skin types. I love this kit because it gives you the freedom to test out multiple products at once to find what works best with your skin. Valentine’s Day is all about the chemistry, right?HYDRATE MI DELUXE PAIRING {Pairing No°1} ($55)Source: MIYUMIYU is the new, promising kid on the block. How adorable is this tea and skincare set? MIYU truly focuses on your skin from the inside out and, let’s be…

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November Essentials: My Current Must Haves of the Season

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Happy Friday all! Still unbelievable that October is almost over, and the holiday season will soon be in full swing. The older I get, the faster the years tend to go by…and the more I realize I’ve procrastinated instead of getting actual shit done.Oh well, there will always be tomorrows and opportunities to better myself! Anyway, these are just a few of my favorite things that I have been loving this month, and will definitely be taking into November and so on!This October has been quite weird weather wise, I was in a tank top and…

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