Oh heyyyyy, what palette are you loving these days?

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Hey y’all! Happy Weekend from me and my Lipstick League sisters. Check out these hot posts circulating the web. 

My Newest Addiction – Laura has been attempting to master correcting and concealing with Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Concealer.

Nouveau Cheap – I have oily skin, but that doesn’t mean I shy away from cream blushes. Here are my top five drugstore cream blushes of all time (that all work beautifully on oily skin).

Olive & Ivy – How adorable is this soon-to-be-released Too Faced Peanut Butter & Jelly palette? LOVE!

Phyrra – shares the Cruelty Free Beauty Brands at Sephora! No more guessing!

Prime Beauty – discovered a darling new vintage style bath and body line at Anthropolgie called Mission Grove. Make sure to check it out!

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Valentine’s Day Blog Hop Giveaway – Win $400 and more!

Wait a minute now. Don’t jump all over my case and start hating on Valentine’s Day. You don’t hate it, do you? I mean, I get how the holiday can be obnoxious for my single folx but come ooooon, who said the day of love had to be about loving someone else? Love you, boo!  I’ve partnered with not 1, not 2, not 10 but 37 other beauty bloggers to give you the chance to win several spectacular gifts. This is as good as it gets and I am thrilled that I get to be one of the gals to give this opportunity.

Blog Hop

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The Day I Almost Punched the Babysitter

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Okay, before you self-righteous mommies start slamming me, LISTEN – I’m okay with being away from my children. I don’t always like it but I deal with it because mommy has to work and live and sometimes that means leaving my children in the (hopefully) capable hands of someone else. I’m not alone. Most mothers across the world are working mothers and long gone are the days of having your mom, grandma or aunt watch your kid. Shoot, my mom is still working! I am proud to be a working mother and while I deal with mommy guilt regularly (who doesn’t?), don’t come for me in the “OMGGGGG, this is why I never leave my kids” department. Because I ain’t tryna hear it.

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Your Best Skincare Items For This Cooooold Weather

Hey y’all! Happy Weekend from me and my Lipstick League sisters. Check out these hot posts circulating the web. 

My Beauty Bunny – Say “au revoir” to winter and let’s talk spring! We’ve got a look at the latest pretties from NARS for Spring 2016, the L’Amour, Toujours L’Amour Eyeshadow Palette and the #NARSissist Cheek Studio Palette.

My Newest Addiction – Beauty collections have been released left and right lately because of the upcoming Spring season and Laura shares with us NARS Spring 2016!

Nouveau Cheap – “Empties” posts are a longstanding tradition in the beauty community, and this month I finally posted my own because, for once in my life, I finished several products all at the same time!

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Smashbox X-Rated Mascara review

I looooooove Smashbox. They’re one of my favorite brands. They’re one of those brands that has spectacular products but they aren’t all in your face about it. No showy advertisements, annoying endorsements or frills from these folx. Nope. They keep it simple. Great products. The end. I purchased this mascara some weeks back because it has literally been calling my name for, ooooh, I don’t know…some months now. And I’ve got HIGH expectations for this Smashbox X-Rated mascara. Yes sir, I do. 

Smahbox X-Rated

 

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Zoya Whispers nail polish collection

Zoya Whispers Collection

Ohmigoodness, Zoya. I feel like it has been foreeeeever since I’ve played around with some of their polishes. I got the Whispers collection to review and I was more than excited about it. I love how Zoya has these Transitional nail polish collections. Granted you can wear WHATEVER color you want but for those true nail polish aficionados than want something special in Fall/Winter shades and Spring shades, a collection like Whispers is IT.

Zoya Cala

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Are you a fan of sheet masks?

Hey y’all! Happy Weekend from me and my Lipstick League sisters. Check out these hot posts circulating the web. 

Love for Lacquer – Looking for a GREAT Valentine’s Day Polish Collection? Check out these 6 shades from Sassy Pants Polish!

My Newest Addiction – Laura recently tried out some of the new releases from Maybelline and she shows us how to master your contour in one of her recent posts!

Nouveau Cheap – After hearing so many people in the beauty community rave about using Nivea Men Post Shave Balm as makeup primer, I finally had to try it for myself. Is it worthy of the hype? Here’s my verdict.

Phyrra – Urban Decay is celebrating their 20th anniversary with the Urban Decay XX Vice LTD Reloaded Palette! Check out my video review, swatches, and look!

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Got A Baby on My Hip and a Clutch on My Wrist

That title sounds like the beginning of a song, huh? *snort* I officially tossed my fancy purses in the closet. Giving birth to Bub means I need practical totes, y’all. And I’ll darned if I walk around with cloth diapers crawling out of higher end purses. I know. It sound snobby. Whatever. My purses scream everything but mom bag and with mo kids, I know you need mo space. Right? As a postpartum gift to myself, I purchased a darling JuJuBe bag and while it’s ridiculously functional and pretty, it’s big. So so big.

Shopbop to the flippin’ rescue again. Just look at these clutches…

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