Easy DIY Jewelry Dish

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I am pulling out my crafty side and showing you how to do an easy DIY jewelry dish that can be put together in as little as ten minutes. Unless of course you are neurotic like me, then it might take you a little longer (raise your hand if you are a perfectionist). Well, I personally like having something to set my rings, bracelets and favorite lipstick of the day on, and this jewelry tray idea is the perfect solution. Also, this DIY jewelry plate is a fun craft to do with girlfriends, kids, your mom, or as a gift idea for someone special.   This idea of doing a jewelry dish  came to me while looking at a bottle of Modge Podge. That stuff is magic, and it makes doing craft so much fun. If you don't own Modge Podge, you need it. If you think I am crazy right … [Read more...]

Review: Milani Cosmetics Romantic Rose Powder Blush and Color Statement Moisture Matte Lipstick

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I have the new Milani Cosmetics Romantic Rose Powder Blush and Color Statement Moisture Matte Lipsticks to review and show off to you today.  Have you tried Milani Cosmetics before? In my opinion, they are one of the most innovative drugstore cosmetic brands on the market. Milani keeps coming out with new products that shock me because they are so good, and yet don’t break the bank. Because I amin-love with these lipsticks, I am going to show-and-tell them right away.  I will get to the colors in just a moment, but first I wanted to talk about how surprisingly smooth and moisturizing these lipsticks are. They are matte, but not so matte that they deplete your lips of all moisture and leave them feeling like the Sahara Desert. You know what I mean?  They also glide on your … [Read more...]

How to Get Queen Bey’s Award Show Ready Skin

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It’s full force award season, the Grammy’s have come and gone and the Oscars are up next. I am ready for another round of fashion (judging) and seeing who’s pulled off the best makeup of the night. Going back to the Grammy’s though, how pretty was Beyonce’s no-makeup, makeup look that night while she graced the stage wearing her custom Robert Cavalli Atalier gown during her ah-maz-ing performance of “Take My Hand, Precious Lord?” Her skin was absolutely radiant and her makeup was just enough to amplify her natural beauty…. and makes me jealous at the same time. With that said, I have good news. Queen Bey isn’t the only one who’s skin can be the envy of all. I am going to show you how to get award show ready skin that’s glowing at home, and it’s actually pretty … [Read more...]

DIY Organic Lip and Cheek Stain Using Beet Juice

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This DIY Organic Lip and Cheek stain is easy to make, kid safe, and has only one ingredient: Beet Juice! If you are not a fan of Beets, don’t worry; you can’t taste the beets really at all. Although to be fair, I personally like the taste of Beets and I use them in my skin glowing juicing recipe, which was posted on Mixed Makeup recently. So, if you are someone who is looking for an organic and natural ways to do your beauty routine, this DIY beet juice, lip and cheek stain will be right up your alley. And—even if you are not looking for natural beauty, this is a fun and safe makeup option for a curious kid wanting to explore adding color to their face.       Here is how you can make this DIY lip and cheek stain at home. First you need to … [Read more...]