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Glow and Tell — New NARS Cosmetics Banc de Sable Highlighting Palette

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There’s a unique mystique to a banc de sable or sandbank, how its surface rises above a body of water, how it seems to play peek-a-boo and only emerge to reveal itself when the tide is low.

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The Protector (And Perfector!) — Meet the IT Cosmetics Anti-Aging Armour Super Smart Skin-Perfecting Beauty Fluid + SPF 50

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I may love makeup, but I know better than to wear a full-coverage foundation, blush, mascara, and a long-wearing lipstick when going to the gym or playing outside with my son and our dog.

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CBS Austin’s “We Are Austin” Segment On ’90s Beauty Trends That Are Making A Huge Comeback

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Those of us who were on the verge of adolescence as the ’90s kicked off remember the era in all its glory: how Cindy Crawford, Linda Evangelista, and Naomi Campbell ruled the catwalk; how Drew Barrymore was still a daisy-loving wild child who made David Letterman blush by flashing her breasts during a televised visit; how Dawson, Joey, Jen, and Pacey played a romantic musical chairs on Dawson’s Creek; how Gwen Stefani and Shirley Manson led a new wave of powerful female rockstars; how the “Rachel” was the most coveted haircut in the entire country; and how the musical landscape encompassed everything from bubblegum pop (think Britney Spears) to grunge (led by Nirvana) and Latin pop (thanks to stars like Ricky Martin and Shakira going mainstream).

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Vice, Vice, Baby — Urban Decay’s Sinfully Delicious Vice Lipstick Collection

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Last summer, I was quoted in a Cosmopolitan.com piece about Urban Decay superfans (guilty as charged), so it’s no surprise that, after just a taste of the brand’s new Vice Lipstick collection, this UD junkie was coming back for more.

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My Latest “Studio 512” Segment On High-Tech Beauty Gadgets!

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Some people get positively giddy when learning about new iPhone models, tinkering with virtual reality viewers, trying out new gaming consoles, and tracking calories burnt and hours slept with new wearable gadgets but, when it comes to tech innovations, I’m most excited learning about those pertaining to the beauty realm.

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Clarins Enchants With Its Limited Edition “Tender Moments” Makeup Collection

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Think about the physical manifestations of infatuation: that light skip to your step, the flushed tone your cheeks develop when you catch your beloved glancing at you, how the corners of your mouth instantly turn upwards when you hear his voice or smell his cologne, how you can’t help but bite your bottom lip or rub your lips together when you imagine his kiss…

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Maybelline’s Color Sensational The Loaded Bolds Lipstick Collection Is A Load Of Fun

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Maybelline New York excels at staying on top of beauty trends, at keeping its metaphorical finger on the pulse of the pop culture zeitgeist and, moreover, at taking bold risks in order to remain current and fresh.

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A Primer That’s Ready For Primetime — Embryolisse Smooth Radiant Complexion

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There are days when, even after cleansing my face, rolling a cooling de-puffing gel under my eyes to eliminate any bags, applying an illuminating eye cream to disguise under eye circles, then massaging a radiance-boosting serum and a number of hydrating moisturizer all over my complexion, I still look about as exhausted as I was a week after childbirth — which, was 12 years ago!

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Gym Bag Beauty Essentials Segment On KXAN’s “Studio 512”

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It’s the New Year, which means we’re all hitting the gym with renewed enthusiasm and motivation, focusing on meeting our fitness goals and establishing  a healthier way of life.

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Slip, Slide & Glide With The NARS Cosmetics Velvet Lip Glides

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Ever noticed how some people walk so smoothly that they seem to glide towards you, almost as if the ground were propelling them forward, as if they were standing atop one of those airport moving walkways, their feet changing position without any real force being exerted, without any sound being made?

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