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Get this red carpet look I gave the gorgeous Ms Jaime King for her Sin City premier.

August 21, 2014

This amazing look came together at the very last minute. Can I tell you what tied the whole thing together for me? It was the perfect soft coral/pink lip color I’d been thinking about using on her for weeks. Read on to learn the product breakdown and recreate this look on yourself!

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In the studio with May Lindstrom

July 9, 2014

Meet the woman behind the eponymous all-natural, good-enough-to-eat skincare line. Based in Los Angeles, CA, May radiates the sunshine her body soaks up every day.

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My super fantastic visit to the Burt’s Bees labs

June 16, 2014

I know I’ve mentioned to you my affinity for the line of all natural lip colors made by Burt’s Bees – from their barely-there, super moisturizing tinted lip balms, to their richly pigmented lip glosses – on quite a few occasions, however, I don’t think I’ve shared with you the other component that makes the brand so over-the-top special to me.

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Look Perfectly polished in nothin’ but the basics.

April 15, 2014

The absolute best basics, of course. Inside you’ll find a list of the makeup products that I turn to on a daily basis.

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What’s in my handbag?

March 26, 2014

Last month when i was in London, the very cool girls from the UK’s well-known site: What’s In My Handbag paid me a visit in my hotel room. Come on in and see what they found…

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For The LOVE of Green Beauty, Part 2, begins tomorrow!

February 17, 2014

regardless of whether the temps where you live have you showing off some skin, or covering every inch in fuzzy, wooly warmth, it’s always good practice to treat the skin on your body with the same TLC that you show to the skin on your face. The next 6 days of giveaways can help. It’s time to GET GLOWING!!

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The first of three weekend ‘Burt’s Bundles’ Lip Color Giveaways starts NOW!

February 8, 2014

I’m so excited to be able to offer three lucky women the chance to mix and match all of these beautiful lip colors and textures. As a makeup artist, blending and layering to create the perfect shade for each skin tone is one of my favorite things to do!

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It’s time to GET GLOWING!! the ‘for the LOVE of green beauty’ giveaway is well underway…

February 7, 2014

and I’m thrilled to see this morning that so many of you have entered to receive our first beautiful green giveaway: Mun’s No.1 Aknari Nighttime Dream Youth Serum!

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The super beautiful Lizzy Caplan at the 2014 Golden Globes

January 14, 2014

simple, understated, gorgeous makeup. It’s old hollywood glamour on a gorgeous young face. What products did I use to enhance her natural beauty? I’ll tell you!

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She’s smart, beautiful, fun & funny, and she owns my go-to online store for the best in green beauty products.

December 29, 2013

75% of the links to my favorite green beauty products on this blog take you directly to spiritbeautylounge.com.  Want to know why?

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many of you have written: what’d you use on her lip? i need that red!

November 27, 2013

honestly, i swear it hasn’t been me pushing for a red lip all the time, although I do love it.  it’s by far the most frequently requested look for red carpet events. The time has come for me to give you a run down on some of my current favorite red lip products.

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Serum vs Oil: What’s the difference?

November 18, 2013

Are you confused by what makes a facial serum different from a facial oil? Are you overwhelmed by the ever-growing number of both kinds of products on the market, particularly the green beauty market?  Don’t know where to begin your research to find the perfect oil and/or serum for you? You’re definitely not alone.

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Look perfectly polished and gorgeous…

October 31, 2013

…using hardly any products at all. I demonstrate on the already beautifully perfect Shiva Rose, of thelocalrose.com

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Barneys New York ‘The Window’ asked me…

October 12, 2013

…for my earliest makeup memory, how I define beauty, what they’d find me wearing in the morning if I were accidentally locked in Barneys for the night, & lots more. What an honor to be featured on Barneys.com!

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TONIGHT!!! It’s finally here! A Night for Green Beauty!

September 4, 2013

Tonight marks the first ever gathering of green beauty product creators and fans to kick off NYC’s Fashion Week. You should come! It’s free, and you’ll learn so much and have a chance to try and buy your favorite products and ones of which you’ve never heard but will soon adore…

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Juicing 101

August 26, 2013

The night before my juice fast began, this is what was in my refrigerator. Such pretty colors, right? I probably never would have thought to try a juice fast if I hadn’t been reading so much about all of the health benefits on thechalkboardmagazine.com. I can never pass up an opportunity to try something new and potentially challenging. Fortunately this challenge was also delicious!

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Alexis Smart Flower Remedies

August 18, 2013

I don’t know why I was so drawn to these little blue bottles. After meeting the woman who mixes up what’s inside, and sampling all that they have to offer, I’m definitely glad that I allowed my curiosity to overtake me. What the heck are they? More about Alexis Smart and her flower remedy formulas inside…

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