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    A Lash Like No Other….How to Get Amazing Lashes!

    Hi everyone, Your makeup fanatic Melani here to tell you about some options, simple to not so simple, for creating the most amazing lashes even if yours are as sparse as water in the Mojavi dessert! I have two absolute basics for you that are a must have and must use…… Eyelash Curler! a definite! I had a beautiful eyelash curler a few years ago, Shu Uemura, expensive, but I left it at the gym! I know! Lesson learned to pack a bag of much lower end makeup for gym and travel….now I have two, one Revlon for myself which works amazing and one BH Cosmetics, which I use on…

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    Finding Foundation Part 3.. To prime or not to prime?

    Hi Friends! The last two posts we talked about finding the perfect color and the perfect formula of foundation. So you found your color and formulation but you notice that it may not leave you with that perfect poreless, blurred effect you are looking for. Or maybe you want your makeup to last through a special event like your wedding or someone else’s for that matter. Well….I can help with that! Primer.. a magical step in the foundation application process that will turn your face into complete perfection! Unless you are running around with a surgically implanted selfie light (like below) we can all benefit from a little primer. Which one is the right one for…