Super Easy Flat Iron Curls with GHD

We all want the perfect curls, right? Long, beautiful cascading curls. Or maybe perfect beachy waves… I have to admit that my ideal is more of a curl and less of a wave, but with smooth and shiny hair, and I want it to last for days. Really, it’s a flat iron curl, but those are really hard to get. Aren’t they? Not so much. I have a new flat iron and it is making…

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Weekend Beauty Reads with The Beauty Spotlight Team

If you have an obsession with luxurious neutral eyeshadow palettes, that are anything but ordinary, then Lola’s Secret Beauty Blog highly recommends checking out the utterly gorgeous Charlotte Tilbury Instant Eye Palette . It is a sublime study in stunning neutrals, and it’s our latest luxe obsession! #CHARLOTTETILBURY Calling all coffee lovers! Get your java fix with Prime Beauty and the Winky Lux Coffee Collection–great quality and an affordable price without the caffeine! Beauty Info…

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The Best Bright Purple Nail Polishes

I’m a sucker for purple nail polish. I have a huge range, from very light lilac to bright purple and deep vampy purple. I find bright purple nail polish to be fun and perfect for a summer pedicure, though I turn to more muted tones for every day polish colors. Today I’m sharing some of my favorite bright purple nail polishes! 1. Butter London Nail Lacquer Ultra Violet 2. OPI I Manicure For Beads 3.…

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The Ultimate Blonde Hair Tips from Brad Johns

This post was originally published back in 2008, but the advice from Brad Johns is just as good today as it was back then. And yes, he is still the favorite colorist of many socialites in New York and Allure Magazine. I’m also sharing some of the best products (from drugstore to salon price points) to help you maintain your perfect blonde! My ultimate blonde is Reese Witherspoon. Just looking at her blonde hair makes…

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7 Tips For Treating Adult Acne That No One Ever Told You

I had acne as a teenager, and I can definitely say that it had a huge effect on my self esteem. My skin finally cleared up quite a bit when I hit my 20s, but I’m still dealing with adult acne now in my early 40s! The approach to acne as an adult is a little bit different than in your teen years. You can learn more about blemishes in my Acne Guide post, where…

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