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fort mason

our city by the bay

This month we launched our "I Left My Heart" campaign on www.benefitcosmetics.com to celebrate Benefit's hometown, San Francisco! Since Jean & Jane Ford opened up their first beauty shop in the Mission District in 1976, Benefit continues to be inspired by the quirkiness & beauty of San Francisco. As my love affair with San Francisco started very young, I realized that when the sun kisses the horizon is when I enjoy some of my favorite moments with this City. Here we take a look at the City at dusk.

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lash tinting

the scoop on…brow & lash tinting

The problem is that before the new boutique in SoHo opened, I didn't have any place where I could take part in my ultimate favorite, non-essential, yet totally addicting beauty service...TINTING! Being a brunette I have brown brow and lash hair but of course I want it darker. Enter tinting. If you've never gotten a brow and/or lash tint I can understand the confusion...why not just use mascara and brow product?

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brows n' browns

ny fashion week…runway to everyday

Now that NY Fashion Week has ended we are left with hundreds of inspiring runway looks ranging from barely-there to downright intense (electric blue lips, anyone?). While we can try any of these looks behind closed doors, which beauty trends from the runway can we actually use every day? Here we've rounded up 3 of our favorite wearable looks to try from NY Fashion Week Spring 2012 and made them easy.

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inflight

in-flight west coast beauty-bound

Here's what I bring to make that transition from in-flight geek to office savvy chic: 1.White tailored trench to keep my look fresh and bright. 2.Dark stretch jeans that are super cozy on the plane but appear tres professional in the office. 3.Gray detailed scarf to accessorize my look. 4.A whole lotta ooh la lift to make my tired eyes appear as if I caught up on my zzzz'z. 5. Benetint lip balm that I quickly dot on my lips and cheeks to give me an instant healthy glow. It's slight sheen gives my skin a dewy-glow! Does anyone have any other in-flight beauty tips to add on to my list?

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