Full Lips, Bold Color

I promised myself earlier this year that I’d take more risks.  Not that I hadn’t taken many as far as life goes because I believe I’ve had an adventurous one thus far.  I suppose therein came a sort of balance because though I was adventurous in life, my fashion and makeup choices have been everything BUT fun and adventurous. Now, don’t get me wrong, I have a few little surprise pieces in my wardrobe but at this…

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Myebrows!

Two weeks ago, I took a vow not to get my eyebrows done again until they’d grown completely back.  The reasoning behind this was that I wanted to have them reshaped.  How did that go, you ask? Well, let’s just say I couldn’t let myself go that long without doing something.  I was looking a HOT mess and it was starting to mess with my self esteem.  Yes, really!  I was seriously looking like Oscar…

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Aquamarine – Makeup Trial #2

Learning makeup has been great fun and at this point I think it’s safe to say that I’ve discovered a new love.  On Veteran’s day, I was home all day with nowhere in particular to be so while MJ was taking his afternoon nap, I played around with my new NYX trio. Here is the finished look, and please forgive–in my excitement, I didn’t take a detail shot with my eyes closed. This is also…

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Lacquered Up

If you’re anything like me, you’re a woman about the house which, of course, involves, cleaning, cooking and child-rearing. This all results in much hand washing which in turn leads to dish-pan hands and what? That’s right! chipped nail polish…and I hate it. In my quest to be less of an apparent tomboy aside from my love of sports, I’ve been polishing my fingernails more often for the past two years.  I’d never been consistent with it if I wasn’t…

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