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smith & cult1

so many beauty brands seem to struggle with finding the sweet spot between pretty, craveable packaging and formulas that deliver on their claims. several brands do the cool packaging thing well (milk and glossier both come to mind) but their formulas … Continue reading

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holographic glitter nails from ilnp2

hi! happy friday. i’m popping in briefly to say 1) i miss you, 2) i’m still alive and 3) this holographic glitter nail lacquer is everything and then some. if you’re mourning the end of summer and need a sunny little … Continue reading

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zoya nail polish in haleyComments Off on zoya nail polish in haley

it’s been awhile since i’ve fallen hard for a polish shade. my nails are normally an of-the-moment color or completely naked and rarely do i find a polish worth going back to again and again. while in nyc a couple … Continue reading

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my fashion week favoritesComments Off on my fashion week favorites

another fashion week has come and gone, bringing all kinds of gorgeous beauty trends to the scene for spring 2016. this season had some of my favorite looks to date and i love to see brands and artists pushing the … Continue reading

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dermelect MEMENTO manicure extender top coatComments Off on dermelect MEMENTO manicure extender top coat

alright, lets’ s talk top coats – because there is nothing more frustrating than rocking a beautiful salon manicure for for a mere 24 hours before boom! chips galore. to deal with this issue, i have been committed to gel manis for months now … Continue reading

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we tried it: ombre nail artComments Off on we tried it: ombre nail art

please welcome new glossarie contributor, stefanie! she comes to us with a cosmetology license, a fierce beauty obsession and a love for trying new things. read along as she shares all of the details of her beauty trials this summer! when it … Continue reading

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spring things from mark.Comments Off on spring things from mark.

’tis the season to toss away the dark lip, moody eyeliner and embrace the pastel goodness of spring! my friends at mark. are doing it oh-so well with a handful of light and fresh launches. my favorite is the trio … Continue reading

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spring break beautiesComments Off on spring break beauties

it’s 75 degrees in va today with some much-needed bright and beautiful sunshine. i’ve gotten so used to the gray of winter that i completely forgot – it’s spring break season! to celebrate, i painted my toes ‘suburban warrior’ by … Continue reading

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revlon colorstay gel envy4

we’re all looking to save a little cash this time of year and i know that when i’m evaluating my own budget, regular gel manicures are the first thing to go. this is especially disappointing because i love nothing more … Continue reading

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mischo luxury nail lacquer2

when it comes to nail polish, i want shine, strength, and no streaks – and i want it in two coats that dry lighting fast. mission impossible? maybe – but it’s certainly not an order too tall for mischo beauty. … Continue reading

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