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I Don’t Like the Jane Iredale BB Cream, And Here’s Why
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I Don’t Like the Jane Iredale BB Cream, And Here’s Why

Let’s just get right to it: I don’t think the Jane Iredale BB Cream is what would typically be considered a BB cream. Unlike foundations, which are a bit heavier and provide more coverage, BB creams (also known as “beauty balms” or “blemish balms”) are lighter creams that offer light coverage, skincare benefits, and sometimes…

Julep Eyeshadow Stick Reviews: Here’s What You Need to Know
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Julep Eyeshadow Stick Reviews: Here’s What You Need to Know

Julep Beauty has been on my radar for many years, but I admittedly haven’t used a ton of their products. That’s why I’m pumped to be one of the few Julep eyeshadow stick reviews out there. I’m hoping that this review will spread the good word about this awesome brand! After testing out this cream…

Laura Geller Makeup Review: What’s Worth Buying and What’s Not
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Laura Geller Makeup Review: What’s Worth Buying and What’s Not

Before I get into my Laura Geller makeup review, here’s a fun flashback. I actually met Laura herself many years ago, when I worked as an Assistant Beauty Editor at Family Circle magazine. We were filming a Facebook Live (remember those!?) with her while she demonstrated applying her eponymous makeup line on my face.  Fast…

The 12 Best Drugstore Lipsticks That Money Can Buy
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The 12 Best Drugstore Lipsticks That Money Can Buy

As a beauty and lifestyle writer, I’ve tested dozens of lipsticks—some luxury tubes with expensive pricetags as well as a handful of drugstore picks. The latter, which was previously thought of as subpar, has come a long way. In fact, I’ve found that drugstore lipstick can be just as good as, if not better, than…

My Honest Lily Lolo Mineral Foundation Review
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My Honest Lily Lolo Mineral Foundation Review

I’m sad to report that my highly sensitive, acne-prone skin can’t tolerate many foundations on the market. Mineral makeup is usually the only type of product that doesn’t make my face break out. I’ve been using the Alima Pure Foundation for a very long time. It’s done a fantastic job of covering up imperfections without…