Category: Beauty News

Orange Lip Picks

Sistar lipstick

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom This fall I’ve been rocking a variety of orange lips from soft peach tones to bright, bold traffic-stopping orange, thanks to some new-to-me lip brands. Orange lips and cheeks were a trend lasting from spring into fall, so I’m not sure I see it as popular as we head into …

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The Makeup Show Orlando Show Floor Round Up!

In May, I covered The Makeup Show NYC. Over September 15 & 16, I got to cover it in  Orlando! Wait, September…? I know, I know. It’s November, and I’m JUST getting this show round-up published now. I feel badly at being so behind but I have never moved 1,000 miles away from home and …

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Pixi Beauty’s Latest Influencer Collabs

Disclaimer: PR sample; see bottom Pixi Beauty launched another influencer collaboration, and I’m excited to share pictures of the products and swatches! I’ll be talking more about the products here as I use them, and will likely do a tutorial for a look soon. I’ll start off with Pixi x Chloe Morello! This collaboration features a …

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Sampling KBShimmer’s Updated Hand & Body Scents!

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom One of the major overhauls KBShimmer did to the brand was revamp its body care collection! While the products are still the same, the scents have be updated! From the brand: “We have freshened up our hand and body care section with seven scent offerings, including unscented and four new …

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KBShimmer’s new Launch Party Collection Celebrates Sleek, Sophisticated Rebranding!

Disclaimer: PR samples, see bottom. Welcome to the “Launch Party” of the newly rebranded KBShimmer, everyone! KBShimmer has been working for a long time on how to update and grow their brand through image, mission and even scents for their body products! That work is finally revealed this week as the brand celebrates its holographic, …

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Beauty Spotlight Team 12/23/17

The IT Girl Palette from IT Cosmetics is housed in a beautiful glitz and glam crystal encrusted compact but is what’s inside worth it? Find out in Prime Beauty’s review. If you’re traveling this holiday season or even if you’re not, Allison from Never Say Die Beauty recommends the mini Huda Beauty Smokey Obsessions eyeshadow …

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A Stop at The Makeup Shop NYC

Grande Cosmetics The Makeup Shop NYC

Nothing to disclose (One ginormous crappy NJTransit train selfie for you as my mom and I journeyed up to The Makeup Shop NYC!) With the exception of last year (I don’t believe they held it last year!) I’ve been to two “pop-up” makeup shops held by the organizers of The Makeup Show trade shows. Now …

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Beauty Spotlight Team 11/11/17

Please welcome our latest edition to the Beauty Spotlight Team. Jen from The Jedi Wife is interested in all beauty items and especially nails. She’s a busy mom with a passion for writing. We’re so happy to have her as a part of the team. In honor of Lola’s Secret Beauty Blog’s 6th Anniversary, Sonage …

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PolishCon is coming back next month! Learn more about “An Affair to Remember”

Earlier this year, I went to The Polish Convention in NYC and had a BLAST! Seeing old and new nail polish friends and fellow fanatics…and getting to work at the KBShimmer booth was an honor! Unfortunately, I couldn’t make Chicago happen for me. BUT…it’s COMING SOON! If you don’t already know, The Polish Convention is …

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Mehron Goes Mainstream While Staying Pro

Disclaimer: PR sample. See bottom. (Makeup Artist Jinny at the Mehron booth creates an amazing body look during The Makeup Show NYC) While at The Makeup Show NYC, I stopped by the Mehron booth and chatted with Creative Director Stephanie Koutikas. Mehron reached out to me prior to the show to set up the appointment …

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