Romantic Valentine's Day Makeup Tutorial

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Submitted by Adriana Rae on February 4, 2012 - 11:44.

Check out this video makeup tutorial of one idea for a Valentine's Day romantic makeup look using purple eyeshadow and coral lipstick.

Via Katie Stiles at Before & After TV.


( categories: Make-up )

Jewelry Giveaway Contest

Submitted by Adriana Rae on January 19, 2012 - 12:23.

Katie is giving away three jewelry pieces (of under $100 each) to three random people who select their favorite item and write a comment about it under her video. The contest closes Feb 15th. Download this free jewelry app on your iPhone or iPad to view the selection. If you don't have an iPhone or iPad you can still select one of the items from the stores listed on the sidebar of the related jewelry site. See the video below and give it a shot, the odds of winning are quite good compared to most contests.


( categories: Odd Beauty Stories )

The Essence of Beauty Product Commercials

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Submitted by Adriana Rae on January 16, 2012 - 22:21.

Here's a fun video parody of the stuff we see daily in beauty magazines and beauty product commercials. Filmmaker Jesse Rosten created this video after watching yet another infomercial for some beauty product. "The commercial showed before-and-after portraits, that to my eye, looked like the same photo just Photoshopped. I laughed to myself. Then I made this video."

"Rosten skewers the breathless tone, too-perfect imagery and dense double-speak of beauty-oriented spots and magazine spreads."


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Healthy Cocktail Snack for New Year's Eve

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Submitted by Adriana Rae on December 27, 2011 - 20:49.

Here's an easy recipe for a fancy but healthy cocktail snack. Spicy almonds. It makes a great, inexpensive gift as well.


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Holiday Makeup Looks 2011 - Video Tutorial

Submitted by Meg Wilson on December 20, 2011 - 12:23.

Check out this fab tutorial on achieving a glamorous holiday look with cheap drugstore makeup. It's inspired by the Dior Holiday Makeup line for 2011.


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