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01
May

Brit + Co: Why Oil Should Be Your Skincare Secret. (And Why You Should Check Out Hannah Schmitt’s Post!)

Word on the street is the awesome Hannah Schmitt has just gone live with this cool little dittie we worked on together! Not only does it cover some great little tidbits on how to introduce oils into your regimen, but it also stars some of our very favorite skin care and makeup products. It's possible that some of them include Indie Lee, Simplers Botanicals and Amore Pacific. Just for starters. Here's a mega world wide web high five to you Miss Hannah! Check out Why Oil Should Be Your Skincare Secret + How to Use It in Your Beauty Routine!

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01
Jan

Brit + Co: 10 Must-Follow Skin Care Tips for 2015

The start of a new year is the perfect time to banish bad habits and create some quirky and productive new ones. You’ve probably got your main bases covered by now: exercise, organization and work and life balance. But you’re pore-bably missing one essential piece to the puzzle — your face! When was the last time you amped up that skincare routine? Chances are, it’s been a while. Time to shake things up, ladies! We’ve got 10 ways to get all skincare boot camp on yourself. 1. Learn How to Wash Your Face: It sounds pretty simple, right? You’ve been doing this a long time,…

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26
Nov

Brit + Co: 12 Products to Fight Dry Skin This Winter

It’s that time of year again: Crafting holiday gift lists, switching over to your winter wardrobe, daydreaming about New Year’s Eve plans and, most importantly, amping up your skincare regimen. Cooler weather calls for more skin-based TLC, and what better time to prep than before winter winds wreak havoc? We know you’ve got barely enough time for your weekly mani-pedis this time of year, so let us take care of this one. Here are 12 easy ways to just say no to dry skin this winter. Wanna say no to dry skin this winter? Click here to check out 12 Products…

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11
Nov

Brit + Co: 12 Ways to Prep Your Skin for Winter

How the heck is it nearly the end of the year again? Seriously, we never saw it coming. We’ve been so up to our knees with craft nights and mani-pedi parties that we’ve barely been able to keep up with our social calendar. And there’s no sign of it slowing down anytime soon. So guess who doesn’t have time for dry skin? That’s right — us. You can bet your egg nog we’ve figured out 12 ways to bring in the winter season with perfectly glowing, moisturized skin. And keep it that way. Wanna know how to keep that skin…

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06
Nov

Brit + Co: 10 Tricks to Beat Puffy Eyes

So many holiday parties, so little time. Get those glitter gel pens and mistletoe stickers out. It’s time to fill up that holiday calendar. No gathering is too large or too small. If it comes with an invite, chances are we’ll be there. But we wouldn’t dare to show up looking like a hot mess. The puffy eye has never been a good look for anyone, and we’re not looking to start that trend now. Here are 10 tried and true ways make it through this holiday season looking all bright eyed and bushy tailed. Check out 10 Tricks to Beat…

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27
Oct

Brit + Co: 15 Reasons Aloe Should Be Your Beauty Bestie for Life

If you’ve ever been burnt to a crisp on a hot summer’s day, then you’ve probably already met aloe vera. For the few who haven’t had the pleasure just yet, let us introduce you to just about the coolest plant (pun intended) you’ll ever get your hands on. It’s not that its reputation goes back 6,000 years or that it has been deemed THE first aid plant that makes us giggle in amazement. This meaty plant with teeth (yes, teeth) is great for just about everything. You heard us, everything. Here are 15 reasons we hereby name aloe vera our…

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26
Oct

Brit + Co: 9 Tea-Based Beauty Tricks You Don’t Want to Miss!

Everyone knows you can’t be a prim and proper lady without partaking in tea time. But don’t think Sunday dresses, adorable tea infusers and cutie patootie cups. We’re okay with all of that, but we’re talking more about beaut-TEA, or simple skincare hacks using tea that work wonders outside the cup. Sound just as soothing as sipping? That’s because it is! So give these nine tea-based beauty tricks a try the next time a DIY beauty routine calls — they’ll set you up to look your Sunday best. Check out the 9 Tea-Based Beauty Tricks You Don't Want to Miss!

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22
Oct

Brit + Co: 15 Beauty Tips for Mamas On the Go

Listen, we totally get it. How are you supposed to look all cute and collected when your morning routine consists of chasing your mini-me around making sure they don’t wreak havoc on your house? Clearly they didn’t get the memo: The only thing we need more than our beauty sleep is a little downtime in the morning so we don’t feel like we’re stumbling into our day. Can we get an amen? Here are 15 brilliant ways to turn a hot mess into a hot mama. You’re welcome. Check out 15 Quick Beauty Tips for Mamas On the Go!

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19
Oct

Brit + Co: The ’80s Are Back

Remember when bright colors, big hair and neon manicures were all the rage? We do! The ’80s were the perfect time for feeling misunderstood and acting out in a fit of fashion angst with as much color and lace as possible. Just ask Pat Benatar or Cyndi Lauper. It’s where we learned the importance of leopard print and pink hair. So why wouldn’t we want to bring back the looks that gave us all that is sass? Here are 15 of our favorite old school trends from one of our favorite decades, the ’80s! Check out Our 15 Favorite Old School…

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09
Oct

Brit + Co: Throwback Beauty Trend: The Frosted Lip

We’re pulling out our ’80s time capsule and bringing back a little throwback style with a vengeance. Who said we were done with side ponytails and tube socks? While those might be tougher to sneak into our everyday, the frosted lip is not. Here’s a fun fact: Frosted lips were a thing waaaay back in the day (5,000 years or so) and were achieved by a pearlescent substance only found in fish scales. Boy, are we glad we don’t have to smear fish on our lips to get our frost on these days! Here are 12 ways to get the…

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