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NARS Holiday Soleil D’Orient Lipgloss

October 15, 2014 lips
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I’ve been wearing a lot of bold lip colors lately. There is something about a red or plum lip that gets people talking. Outfits seem to look a little bit more put together, a little more sophisticated. But even so… lipstick can be a drag. I have a pet peeve with it getting on wine […]

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NARS ‘Night Caller’ Fall 2014 Color Collection

July 15, 2014 eyes
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I know… I know. We are just in the middle of summer and pre-fall clothing is already on the racks and fall color collections are hitting counters. NARS’ seasonal collection, always a gorgeous treat, launches today and it also includes the launch of Night Series Eyeliners. So even in the sweltering heat, you might want […]

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My Summer Makeup Look With NYC Cosmetics and a GIVEAWAY

July 7, 2014 eyes
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  Looking for a way to change up your summer makeup look? And even better… at super prices? Look no further than NYC Cosmetics at Wal-Mart. This brand is inspired by the city that never sleeps with great sophisticated shades that are affordable. Below, you’ll find my steps for how I am using NYC Cosmetics […]

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New From Hourglass: Panoramic Long Wear Lip Liner and Extreme Sheen Lip Gloss

June 27, 2014 lips
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It is like Hourglass Cosmetics is in my head, just knowing what I have been craving this summer: a shiny, bold and glossy look with staying power. I’m weighed down by my winter thick and matte lipstick in this weather. Recently released from Hourglass is a lip duo that is my new go-to: Panoramic Long […]

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“Summer-ize” Your Makeup Routine On FOX23’s Great Day Green Country

June 6, 2014 eyes
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There are so many factors that play into changing up our makeup routine as the months warm up. Depending on where you live, humidity can play a huge factor. And to an even greater degree, lifestyle changes. We spend our summer evenings wearing breezy maxi dresses and a messy bun. This calls for a tone […]

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mark Juice Gems High Shine Lip Gloss

June 5, 2014 lips
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I can’t think of a better name for these fun little lippies. Juice Gems come in a fun and sleek tube and are packed with the perfectly balanced, shiny gloss. The twist off cap reveals an angled applicator. I love that it is transparent so you are sure not to glob on too much. Now […]

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Guerlain Le Rouge G Lipstick in No 25 Garconne

June 3, 2014 lips
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Wow, talk about a blog break. I don’t think in the four years of Belle Belle Beauty I have taken almost a full week off. Apologies for the absence. I wish I could point to one reason. I think a lot of it stemmed from a need to step away and reevaluate the direction of […]

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Making Up Easy on FOX23’s Great Day Green Country

May 14, 2014 bath and body
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With all the innovation happening in the beauty world, we have no excuse to bemoan a laborious makeup routine. Today’s products make getting beautiful easy (and quick). So if you are a makeup minimalist or looking to speed up your routine, these four beauties featured this AM on Great Day Green Country will rock your […]

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Early Summer Makeup Essentials

May 13, 2014 bath and body
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Well, we’ve hit the 90s over the last couple weeks down here in Oklahoma and pool season has officially begun. Here are some of my favorite summer beauty buys I’ve discovered over the last couple of weeks: Dior Iconic Overcurl Mascara: this curved brush gets the “wide open” look that really awakens my complexion and […]

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Make Silk Lipstick Cream in Scarlet Oak

May 8, 2014 lips
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I’ve been smitten by MAKE ever since I was introduced to the bold line of color a couple months ago. Their shades challenge me (in a good way). I’ve been rocking their navy eyeliner just like my favorite black all spring long. And I might just have to thank them for my signature spring lip […]

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Yves Saint Laurent Kiss & Blush

April 22, 2014 face
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YSL has upped their beauty game the last couple years. Always known as a luxury cosmetics line, their product launches in recent seasons have basically become iconic products (like this gem). Kiss and Blush is no different – a nimble product that does it all. By “does it all”, I mean the perfect lip and […]

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Chantecaille Radiant Fresh Luminous Gloss

April 9, 2014 lips
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Chantecaille’s new spring lip gloss has been like this little gem of shining light on my vanity. To the point that I almost feel guilty for having not shared this beauty! My preferred shade is Framboise which looks shocking in the tube but is the most wearable, rosy pink on the lips. Framboise appears to […]

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Spring Color on FOX23’s Great Day Green Country

March 7, 2014 bath and body
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It is Friday and you know what that means… I’m back on Great Day Green Country and it is time to ring in spring. After a frigid and icy weekend, we have 60s and 70s for the next four or five days (yes, there is a patio in my near future – likely around happy […]

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Valentine’s Day Makeup on FOX23’s Great Day Green Country

February 14, 2014 bath and body
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Happy Valentine’s Day! While I admit this day isn’t my favorite, I am going to embrace my inner cupid in my most favorite way possible – makeup! If it is a night in or a fancy evening on the town, Valentine’s Day makeup calls for a little romance. May I suggest even if you are single, […]

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Laura Mercier Spring (and a couple other new favorites)

January 22, 2014 eyes
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What’s not to love about Laura Mercier? Her color is all about flawless skin and wearable formulas and shades. Spring is no different. Inspired by Spring Renaissance, expect youthful and fresh colors with lots of shine and glow. Laura achieved this with warm shades, luminous skin and corals and peaches.

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Pantone’s Color of The Year 2014 – Radiant Orchid on FOX23’s Great Day Green Country

January 17, 2014 eyes
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I have great appreciation for Pantone and their annual “color of the year”. I couldn’t have been more enthusiastic about 2013’s selection, Emerald. But I need to be honest here. I felt like their 2014 selection, Radiant Orchid, was out of nowhere. I couldn’t wrap my head around the ultra-femine and somewhat dated shade. But […]

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Brand Spotlight: BeautyCounter

January 14, 2014 bath and body
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You might have noticed some Beautycounter goodies sprinkled through recent posts (here and here). This unique brand really swept me off my feet. And not just because their products are beautiful. But also because of what Beautycounter is all about. If there is a major trend in beauty these days, it has to be an […]

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Tis the Season to be Pretty With Neutrogena

December 21, 2013 face
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Plans for New Years Eve? Frankly, I am not one who loves dramatic all out celebration. I prefer a cozy night in with friends, champagne and festive foods! But should you be going for the all-out approach, I have a nice party prep with budget-friendly Neutrogena products. This routine will get you a radiant and […]

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Gifts Too Good To Miss

December 18, 2013 bath and body
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I know I promised last week’s was my last holiday gift guide post. But some online browsing let to a couple more finds. They were just too good. And we still have time to get these under the tree!

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