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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 2: Which Formula is Best?

    Hi everyone, Melani here for Part 2 of Finding Foundation. How to? First a pic of me without: Some things to┬áconsider when choosing a foundation include time, skin type, amount of coverage, and finish you prefer. Let’s start with skin type. First, know your skin type. I happen to be oily in the t zone, meaning forehead, nose, and chin and drier in other areas. Also, skin type and pore size will be a factor in choosing which finish/formulation you would like. I have large pores in my t zone and you can see by the pic I also have redness I would like to even out. Next think about…