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just a 'lil bit o' posie on the slant powder brush

turn tints & tricks (not that kind)

I have fair skin, auburn/reddish hair, so pink is definitely not in my color palette (only a certain red-head can pull off such a feat). One morning, I decided to shun traditional color wisdom and give 'ole posietint a go. Since it's a stain that lasts all day & I have an unintentional heavy hand when applying tints, I tried a trick of the trade I heard from my gal Jordan

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grey gardens

get in line.

Today, the new shades of our BADgal waterproof liner (a steel gray charcoal & deep chocolate espresso) made their way to my desk. Without further ado, I applied the eye pencil and then staged an impromptu hallway photo shoot with some savvy gals from my department, Amanda & Emily, to show you the color.

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flirting for your guy type

The F word - flirting - has been on everyone's lips here at Benefit lately, thanks to our awesome online guide to the fine art of flirting. Of course, if you want to further fine-tune your skills, you can focus your approach based on the type of male you're trying to captivate. The ladies of Benefit HQ narrowed it down to a few fun types we encounter regularly in our city of San Francisco.

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dating dot com

The F Word.

Flirting. It makes my heart race...and not in the good way...however, that was before The F Word. Yes, the F word, as in flirting. Benefit has pulled together impressive knowledge on the subject with an online dating guide, field research on nonverbal communication, and a cute video showing how any moment can be flirtatious. I definitely picked up a few tips to use and finally realized that flirting, like makeup, shouldn't be taken too seriously! To continue my research, I chatted with Jackie from Not a Pilgrim (her blog about living as a single 30 year-old in San Francisco). We got to chatting about dating in a big city, trying to smile on the bus, and lessons learned from online dating.

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