Posts by Sarah

Uh Oh! Packing’s Gone Wrong and the Makeup’s Gone!

It’s too late to turn back now and you just realized you forgot something important… your makeup bag. Not to worry. Here are three budget friendly shopping guides that will get you on your way to gorgeous in no time.

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I don’t have a daughter, but if I did……..

I am blessed to be the mother of boys, although I always wanted a girl. I am girly and love all things makeup and shopping. But I’m a natural optimist. While I won’t get to experience taking a daughter to buy makeup for the first time, I do know what I would teach her.

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Affordable Beauty Hits the Target

The Target Beauty Concierge is a service currently being offered or soon to be offered in several markets. Here’s what I discovered on a recent tour to learn about this convenient service.

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Staycation: Reading Poolside and Taking Notes with Allure

I love summer, and I love this chance to laze around with my kids at our neighborhood pools or at the lake. I’m celebrating by cracking open my new June 2013 Allure magazine. As I read the latest in nails, a surprising skin soothing ingredient (OMG), and the Reader’s Choice Awards, I decided to summarize the best of what I read, and to try some of the products written about in the magazine issue.

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Beauty in the ‘hood

I live in a great neighborhood that is a true gem in the Midwest.  Nobody is fussy or high maintenance (except maybe me) and the women are pretty without being too “done.”  There is a great diversity of working and at-home moms, but their beauty routines all have one common denominator.  A lack of time! …

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The Thirtysomething Skin I’m In

There are so many battles that we, as women, fight with our bodies each day.  Our thighs aren’t right, or our boobs.  Our hair is too thin or too frizzy.  We have that weird toe, or our bottom’s too wide.  The older we get, the more we tend to appreciate our health, and I’m no…

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