Disclaimer: before you think I’m totally insane, hear me out…if I am sick, I’m definitely not wearing makeup. In no way am I advocating doing any primping when you’re not feeling well. However, I was faced with this minor beauty dilemma yesterday when I was [...]
My must-have poolside accessory isn’t my favorite carry-all tote or even sunscreen for that matter (but it should be as this fair freckly skin does need it). Rather my ultimate accessory this summer is lipstick! I mean think about it, for practical reasons you can’t have a full face of foundation on and what’s the point of having a perfectly lined eye if it is just going to be covered up by your newly purchased aviators? Lipstick is the perfect way to look classic and coiffed as you lounge in your cabana.
For summer, tints are the perfect solution to dull skin. I pop one of the three shades on my lips and cheeks, add a little hoola and I am set for the day! If you can't choose what shade you LOVE, are are all three on my hand! from left to right: benetint, posietint, chachatint. What tint are you wanting to try?!
From the time I was 8 years old I spent my summers in Hinsdale, Massachusetts at the greatest all-girls camp; hail Camp Romaca. I learned the most valuable lessons at an early age at that summer haven; how to live with 13 girls in a 5X7 bunk, how to be a great friend, how to eat as many marshmallows in one sitting without getting sick, and lastly how to properly groom as a camper.
Confession time: my name is BUZZarella, and I am obsessed with lip balm. From lip gloss to lipstick to chapstick and everything else in between, I'm constantly reapplying lip products and experience severe anxiety when I don't have any on hand. I experienced my own lip gloss emergency of epic proportions last week, before attending the launch party for Refinery29 in San Francisco
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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