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The 10 Best Products for Brows | Beauty Blogger Top Ten Tuesday

Today the Beauty Blogger Top Ten team is sharing our Top 10 Products for Brows. Recent years have brought some truly innovative and exceptional brow products to the market. We are no longer forced to suffer with the old hard waxy brow pencils of the past. Here are 10 brow products that I've tried and loved. In no particular order: MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua Brow ($20 US) - I love Aqua Brow! This stuff is not going anywhere! If you struggle with your brows fading you must give it a try. Anastasia Beverley Hills Brow Wiz ($21

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Maya Mia Palette Review and Tutorials

Anastasia Beverly Hills Maya Mia Palette Review, Swatches, and Look Tutorials

The Makeup Wars Team is sharing our Anastasia Beverly Hills Maya Mia Palette Review and Tutorials with you today. My Instagram feed has been flooded with exited posts about this new palette that was designed in collaboration with world famous blogger and makeup artist Maya Janeska (@maya_mia_y) and I am happy to be able to share my thoughts on it, as well as a few look tutorials to show you just how versatile this palette can be. The Review The palette comes packaged in a box that looks the same as the palette inside. On the

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Makeup Wars | My Beauty Diary

Last Thursday night I checked the Makeup Wars team schedule to see what our upcoming topic was. We are sharing with you our Beauty Diary for a day! Since I had actually just had a day where I left my house and did something with myself I thought it would be perfect to use that day as my beauty diary. I still remembered everything I had used and it would be a totally unaltered view of what a typical beauty day would be like for me. Now you will have to forgive me for the amount of Limited Edition products I used this day but I

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Quick, Light, and Simple Face of the Day

Just a quick face of the day post with Hourglass Immaculate Foundation in Vanilla, NARS Vent Glace Eyeshadow Duo, Anastasia Covet Waterproof Eyeliner in Astral, COVERGIRL Clean Glow Blusher in Roses, and Too Faced La Creme Lip Cream Lipstick in Honey Bear. I was going for something quick, light, and simple and I love how it turned out. It has been way too long since I've had out NARS Vent Glace and the COVERGIRL Clean Glow Blusher has become a go to contouring blush.

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Makeup Wars ~ My Favourite Waterproof Makeup

I love waterproof makeup. Not that I make a habit out of trying to concoct makeup looks that will withstand a day in the pool, but the use of a few waterproof items on a daily basis is the perfect way to ensure fade proof, long lasting looks. Something that is especially important as the hot, sweaty days of summer have already begun the appear. Mind you as I am typing this as it is snowing and blowing outside my window. Excuse me May? Sheesh! Some of my all time favourite waterproof makeup products are: Anastasia Lash Genius

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Makeup Wars ~ What This Beauty Blogger Packs for Vacation

So I'm not really going on vacation. Oh how I WISH I were going on vacation. Even just for a weekend. It is just not in the cards right now, nor will it be for quite a long time. Given that in years past my hubby and I have gone on a few tropical winter getaway vacations, including our wedding, I am not unfamiliar with how I pack for these things, so were are going to exercise a bit of imagination here. Now when I go on vacation, and I mean a week long proper vacation, I don't really concern myself with packing light when it

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Anastasia Want You to Want Me Set ~ Swatches, Photos, Review

Anastasia has another amazing gift giving option for the upcoming holiday season. Yes THAT holiday season! Trust me it will sneak up on you before you know it. The Want You to Want Me set is an eye kit in a clutch. Inside the lovely velvet clutch with magnetic closure is:A deluxe eye shadow palette featuring an array of nude and plum shades in the Illumin8 formula featuring Youthful Synergy Complex® is clinically proven to illuminate, firm, and hydrate the skin - 9 x 0.025 oz Eye Shadow in Platform Wedge, Members Only, Graphic

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Anastasia Kisses on My List Volume 2 Hydrafull Gloss Set ~ Swatches, Photos, Review

Hope your ready to be bombarded with lips! Anastasia has another amazing holiday gift offering this year with the return of the Kisses on My List Hydrafull Gloss Set Volume 2.Volume 2 of the Kisses on My List Hydrafull Gloss Set includes a mix of creams and shimmers as well as the introduction of Anastasia's new Hypercolor glosses. These glosses react with your skin chemistry to stain your lips a custom shade. I have used other products with this technology in the past and they tend to go quite bold pink with my chemistry. Three

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Anastasia Beverly Hills Brow Powder Duos ~Strawburn, Golden Blonde, Ash Blonde/Taupe, Medium Ash/Medium Brown, Brunette ~ Swatches, Photos, Review

I have been a hardcore, devout, shout it from the rooftops fan of the Anastasia Brow Powder Duo for years now. I searched, and searched, year after year, for a brow product to tie in my red hair that wasn't too dark, too garish, too bright, too red. It seemed impossible to find something natural and flattering for redheads until I stumbled upon the Anastasia Brow Powder Duo in Strawburn. I have used it almost every day for years and although I have hit a lot of pan there is still some product left. Create beautiful and

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Anastasia Beverly Hills She Wears it Well Eyeshadow Palette ~ Swatches, Photos, Review

Classic Hollywood glamour meets modern moxie with this array of shadows that impart a sophisticated smolder to the eyes. Anastasia's Illumin8 formula features Youthful Synergy Complex®, clinically proven to illuminate, firm, and hydrate the skin.Anastasia has a new eyeshadow palette available that is a practical and gorgeous assortment of both shimmering and matte neutrals in sleek packaging.There are 5 shimmering shades in the 0.025 oz size and one large 0.063 oz size shimmering beige shade Sunset. There are also 3 smooth and

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Makeup Wars Most Expensive Face Challenge

When I heard that our next Makeup Wars challenge was to create our most expensive face I knew it was a project I could excel at. If you are a regular reader of this blog you know that I have a weakness for luxury and niche cosmetics. This really has been an eye opening experience. I can certainly admit that I have a little bit of a "problem" but my problem is your gain. Seeing it all laid out like this is a bit frightening. It is both my passion and my crutch. This post reminded me of why I started this blog. I needed to give my

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Anastasia See and Be Seen Kit. You Need This! Swatches, Photos, Review

Go from flawless California casual to photo-ready in a flash with this versatile set for the eyes and face. This California color story represents effortless Hollywood glamour for the modern girl. Illumin8 Eye Shadow Duo in On Set, HydraFull Gloss in Plastic and Heiress, and Tinted Brow Gel in Caramel create an “all eyes on you” look for every day and night. This set contains: - 2 x 0.07 oz Hydrafull Gloss in Heiress and Plastic- 0.32 oz Tinted Brow Gel in Caramel- 2 x 0.04 oz Illumin8 Eyeshadow Duo in On Set Click to enlarge.The

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Anastasia Illumin8 Eye Shadow Palette #1 Cavalli ~ Swatches, Photos, Review

Eyeshadow that offers skincare benefits? A lofty claim. The concept of eyeshadows helping maintain a youthful appearance of the delicate skin of our eyelids is certainly a welcome one for me. I've been experiencing some crepeyness and puffiness of my eyelids and if my makeup can help combat those signs of aging I'm all for it.Anastasia’s comprehensive approach to beauty, from her focus on creating the perfect brow to understanding the surrounding skin’s elasticity and texture, led her on the search for color cosmetics that help to

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Christa Potter is a professional makeup artist with a passion for introducing women to the newest and best in beauty with a touch of fashion and lifestyle.

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