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“Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.” ― Kahlil Gibran


Self- Tanner – The Oompa Loompa Blunder

Last month, I got a sunburn after only working two hours in the yard.  I was wearing an SPF 60 that I had lathered on every hour.  Also, I’ve been known to get a burn during the winter months.  Light will literally bounce back off my skin and temporarily blind anyone standing around me.  

Needless to say, I’m white.  So there’s been times in the past that – as most fair maidens do – I have dreamed of not being a giant highlighter on the beach during the summer months.  When this happens, no matter how many times I’ve foolishly done it before, I will turn to self-tanners in hopes they will finally deliver on their promises.  

But this was not one of those times.  THIS WAS AN EVEN DUMBER MOMENT!  

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Orange and Edgy


I always consider it a win when I can get an orange eye look to work on me.  Orange makes blue eyes pop, but unfortunately, Orange does not work well on my skin shade.  I know the orange and black is reminiscent of Halloween, but I think it could work for a bonfire on the beach too. Continue reading


BH Cosmetics 6th Edition Review

“Damn, that’s a lot of colour!”  Pretty much sums up my first response.

This is the 2nd palette I’ve purchased from BH Cosmetics.  The first palette I purchased was quite a few years ago, and to be truthful, I don’t remember what BH palette it was, but I do remember that my response was the same – a very excited, enthusiastic, “Damn, that’s a lot of colour!”

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