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Fashion and beauty tips for teens
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Fashion and Beauty Tips for Teens

Dear aspiring (teen) Fashionista, this article is for you and was inspired by my thirteen year old cousin who made a comment to me the other night. It was something along the lines of “I would have to spend thousands of dollars to dress well.” NOT TRUE and here’s an outfit to prove it. My dress and booties are from Forever21 which cost about $40. Both of them have since sold out
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Before Makeup Skin Prep with 7 Award Winning Products

A proper daily skin routine is the most important way to achieve and maintain healthy, beautiful and younger looking skin.  If you want to do it right you have to be vigilant about each step/product.  Start your before makeup skin prep by washing your face with a skin cleanser then to prep your skin for makeup apply a toner, serum, moisturizer, sunscreen, primer and undereye cream. Wow right? With so
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Dermstore Beautyfix Review
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Was It Worth It? My Dermstore BeautyFix Review

My Dermstore BeautyFix Review Boxes shmoxes- there are so many out there! So, how do you choose the best one and what should you be looking for? For me, it’s two things; newness and real value. Newness because, well, considering the name of my blog should be self-explanatory. But on a serious note, the beauty industry is highly advanced and constantly innovating and with in mind, I want to try
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how to tame frizzy hair
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Best Frizzy Hair Solution for Damaged Hair

My hair's been in repair for over 2 years now. In its hay day it was nice and long, but after all the bleach, color treatments and frizz control solutions it got shorter and shorter, without cutting it. That's what they call a chemical cut- when your hair is fried from root to tip and it just starts falling off and turning into an uneven bob. During my journey to
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Straightening-Curly-Hair
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Straightening Curly Hair with the DAFNI Brush

Straightening curly hair is a BEE!! If you have wavy, curly or frizzy hair, then I'm preaching to the choir so can I get a witness? As you can see below, I have that Shakira (but not really) set of locks, and I've been looking for a new straightening solution that won't damage my hair. I was introduced to DAFNI, which mind you has flown off the shelves but I was
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best skincare routine for normal skin
BeautyOn a budget

Welcoming Crude to my Skincare Routine for Normal Skin

An oil that duals as a face wash and moisturizer? Sign me up for a lifetime supply! Here's the thing. I needed a skincare routine for normal skin because my products have been over-the-counter and as basic as it gets. Believe it or not, I've only had two facials in my entire life. Let's just say, I got lucky with good skin and throughout the years I've sprinkled in a few products
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best at home hair dye
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The Best At-home Hair Dye Solution You Need to Know About, Stat!

With their award winning custom hair color,  eSalon is the best thing to happen online- second to Netflix of course. We hate shelling out hundreds of dollars every month on root touch-ups and low maintenance dye jobs. So when we stumbled upon eSalon, our dreams finally came true. An online salon service with the best at-home hair dye!! The reason we were so enthralled with this site was because we felt
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The Only 5 Hair Products You Need this Summer

Hey loves! Although I've got this sleek hair thing down pat, for the Summertime I like to switch it up to protect my locks from sun damage. Fourth of July is right around the corner and for me that marks the first official kickoff to summer festivities, pool parties and beach soirees. So I wanted to share my favorite five must-have hair products I can't go without: 1. Bumble and Bumble Surf
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sunscreen
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7 Best LAB TESTED and Legit Sunscreen Products Under $12

Summer is here and if that's music to your ears too, then you've probably got your mind set on soaking up some good fun in the sun. But not so fast! Let's talk about your skin-  one day in the sun could cause anything from sunburns and peeling skin to wrinkles and skin cancer. That's why it's so important to lather up with sunscreen that actually works to protect your skin.
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