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Beauty Essentials with Mary Kay

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Beauty Essentials with Mary Kay! Staple makeup products for your routine!

We’re kind of in this transitional season between Summer and Fall, weather wise. While I am lusting after bold lips and berry hues it’s still quite warm here so I find myself reaching for my lighter products still. Mary Kay has some perfected beauty essentials that can transition us from Summer into Fall seamlessly. A pop of bold liner and a muted lip will transition nicely. When streamlining makeup bags for the warmer months, it’s okay to keep some of the powder-based products with hues that will transition nicely into the changing seasons so that it can take us to Fall. Have some fun with color, especially when it comes to eye shadows, eyeliners and lip shades!
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Budget Beauty Essentials with e.l.f. + Giveaway

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Sunless Tanners for your Skin Tone

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Easy Everyday Makeup Routine

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The Best Hair Oils

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I am always super interested in those “What’s In My Bag?”, “What’s In My Shower?” and so on type of posts. I don’t know what it is, I guess just getting a sneak peak into what products someone uses on a daily basis is super intriguing to me. When I was brainstorming post ideas I […]

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Color Crush: Must Have Coral Beauty Products

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5 Minute Makeup

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