Tuesday, May 25, 2010

25 of the Cutest Products!

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25 Irresistibly Cute Products

We just had to have these products -- and you'll want them too


25 Irresistibly Cute Products

This is a TotalBeauty.com makeup article

Not only are these products too cute to leave on a store shelf, they are also well liked for the benefits they offer by TotalBeauty.com readers. See, we don't only care about what's on the outside.

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No. 18: MAC Lipglass, $14

TotalBeauty.com average reader rating: 7.5


We couldn't resist MAC's limited-edition Give Me Liberty of London collection …

No. 17: Burt's Bees Baby Bee Buttermilk Bath Pint, $15.99

TotalBeauty.com average reader rating: 8.5


With its baby yellow powder and milk bottle-shaped glass, this bath milk couldn't be cuter.

No. 16: Hard Candy Nail Polish, $5

TotalBeauty.com average reader rating: 8.5


"This nail polish has won me over, and it wasn't just the cute ring that sealed the deal …"

What other adorable products made the list? Click here to find out!

MAC Digi Pops collection

Launch Date: July 15th at Nordstroms

Dazzle Lipstick ($14.00)
Liquid Lurex - Tarnished golden (Pearl) (Limited Edition)
Smash Hit - White beige (Pearl) (Limited Edition)
Infused with Glam - Copper brown (Pearl) (Limited Edition)
Wham - Plum brown (Pearl) (Limited Edition)
Glaringly Hip - Light Peach (Pearl) (Limited Edition)
Sweet Bits - Light lavender pink (Pearl) (Limited Edition)
Hot Sass - Bright orange (Pearl) (Limited Edition)
Win-Win - Light pink (Pearl) (Limited Edition)
Naughty You - Neon Pink (Pearl) (Limited Edition)
Troublemaker -Magenta (Pearl) (Limited Edition)
Snazzy -Deep plum (Pearl) (Limited Edition)
Hellraiser -Light lavender (Pearl) (Limited Edition)
Baby’s On Fire - Deep Red (Pearl) (Limited Edition)

Dazzleglass ($18.50)
Glamour OD - Bright Coral Red (Frost) (Limited Edition) (Repromote)
Spanking Rich - Raspberry Pink (Frost) (Limited Edition) (Repromote)
Boys Go Crazy - Deep amthyst (Frost) (Limited Edition)
Fabulous Fun - Rich magenta (Frost) (Limited Edition)
Hi-Falutin’ - Light yellow pink (Frost) (Limited Edition)
You Got the Look - Yellow nectarine (Frost) (Limited Edition)
Utterly Posh - Mid-tone orange (Frost) (Limited Edition) (Repromote)


Digi-Pops: iPalette

Refillable Eye Shadow X4 ($5.00)
Small Eye Shadow Pro Palette Eyeshadows ($11.00)


All that Glitters
Atlantic Blue
Carbon
Club
Contrast
Deep Truth
Expensive Pink
Free to Be
Goldenrod
Goldmine
Knight Devine
Lucky Green
Parfait Amour
Red Brick
Retrospeck
Satin Taupe
Shroom
Sketch
Steamy
Sunny Spot
Sweet Lust
Texture
Tilt
Trax
Vibrant Grape
Wedge
White Frost
Winkle



4 Face Brushes Apply + Blend ($49.50)-Brush roll in black patent fabric and white patent trim with black grosgrain ribbon with MAC logo. Brushes 168SE, 187SE, 190SE, 194SE

5 Eye Brushes Apply, Define + Line ($49.50)-Brush roll in black patent fabric and white patent trim with black grosgrain ribbon with MAC logo. Brushes 212SE, 219SE, 227SE, 266SE, 275SE.

Look in a Box

Look in a Box Frisky Girl ($59.50)
A black carton featuring a photo of a model wearing a Frisky Girl Look. The Look in a box contains Pretty Baby Beauty Powder; Well Dressed Powder Blush; Mercurial Mineralize Eye Shadow; Nymphette Lipglass, and Zoom Fast Black Lash.

Look in a Box Miss Violet ($59.50)
A black carton featuring a photo of a model wearing a Miss Violet Look. The Look in a box contains Rose Beauty Powder, Desert Rose Powder Blush, Love Stone Mineralize Eye Shadow, Lovechild Lipglass, and Zoom Fast Black Lash.

Look in a Box Tawny One ($59.50)
A black carton feating a photo of a model wearing a Tawny One Looks. The look in a box contains Refined Golden Bronzing Powder, Coppertone Powder Blush, By Jupiter Mineralize Eye Shadow, Love Nectar Lustreglass, Zoom Fast Black Lash.


Thank you to Specktra for this info!

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Bridal Beauty

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Your Bridal Beauty Checklist

Learn how soon to start testing hairstyles, when you should go in for your final Botox injections and much, much more


Your Bridal Beauty Checklist

This is a TotalBeauty.com wedding hairstyle article

Follow this countdown to ensure you look your most gorgeous on the big day -- and so you don't have to figure all of this stuff out yourself. Now you can spend more time on that darn seating chart.

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Monday, May 10, 2010

Anti-Cellulite Creams: What Works

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Anti-Cellulite Products: The So-So Ones and The Ones That Work

Smile ladies, some of these creams get rid of dimples -- others not so much


Anti-Cellulite Products: The So-So Ones and The Ones That Work

This is a TotalBeauty.com body article

While there's no miracle jiggle-free potion, there are some products that Total Beauty readers say firm and tighten the butt and thigh area.

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The Worst No. 4: Nivea Good-Bye Cellulite Patches, $13.99

TotalBeauty.com average reader rating: 5.7


"The patches slip off constantly, and can't seem to …"

No. 3: L'Oreal Paris Sublime Slim - Day, $9

TotalBeauty.com average reader rating: 5.4


"I used two tubes of this diligently and never saw a change …"

The Best No. 6: Nivea Skin Firming Moisturizer With Advanced Q10 Complex, $7.99

TotalBeauty.com average reader rating: 8.1


"Over time I have seen tightening in my skin ..."

Want to see what other products made the list? Click here!

MAC Cosmetics Alice + Olivia collection



Launch Date:
8 July 2010 (US and Canada)
August 2010 (Japan and Korea)


Dazzleglass Creme ($18.00)
All Limited Edition

Sparklicious- Creamy pale pinky white with soft multi-dimensional pearlized pigments
If it’s Pink…- Hot pink with soft multi-dimensional pearlized pigments
I.Want.Candy.- Hot yellow with soft multi-dimensional pearlized pigments


Pigment ($19.50)
All Limited Edition

Later.- Black with transforming purple pearlized pigments
If It Sparkles… -White with transforming pink pearlized pigments
Partylicious- Turquoise with silver pearlized pigments


Nail Lacquer ($12.00)
All Limited Edition

Morning.After.- Creamy turquoise
So Rich So Pretty- Bright purple with pearlized pigments
Military- Black matte with silver suede pearl


Thank you to Specktra for the info and Nitrolicious for the photo!

Saturday, May 8, 2010

What's Mom's Favorite Fragrance?

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Quiz: Find Your Mom's Fave Fragrance -- Just In Time for Mother's Day

This quiz will lead you to the scent that your mom would love to wear


Quiz: Find Your Mom's Fave Fragrance -- Just In Time for Mother's Day

This is a TotalBeauty.com perfume article

If you still need a gift for Mother's Day narrow your search by answering these questions and finding the best perfume for your mom.

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Monday, May 3, 2010

8 Top-Rated Leave In Conditioners

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8 Must-Have Leave-In Conditioners

Read all about these dreamy detanglers and frizz tamers


8 Must-Have Leave-In Conditioners

This is a TotalBeauty.com hair care article

TotalBeauty.com readers sorted through the good, the bad and the worthless to bring you this list of only leave-ins that successfully moisturize hair and tame frizzies without weighing strands down.

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No. 8: Bumble and Bumble Leave In Conditioner, $23

TotalBeauty.com average reader rating: 8.3


"If I had to make a stranded-on-a-deserted-island type of list for beauty products I can't live without, this would be …"

No. 7: Herbal Essences None of Your Frizzness Smoothing Leave-In Creme, $3.99

TotalBeauty.com average reader rating: 8.7


"It keeps my hair manageable when it wants to frizz out …"

No. 6: Giovanni Direct Leave-In Conditioner, $7.99

TotalBeauty.com average reader rating: 9


"This works really well and makes my dry hair feel so soft even on days I haven't..."

Want to see what other products made the list? Click here!

Sunday, May 2, 2010

Giveaway CLOSED. Winner will be announced shortly!



Hello everyone! Time for another Giveaway!

One lucky reader will be winning a copy of Crazy Busy Beautiful: Beauty Secrets for Getting Gorgeous Fast by Carmindy! This contest is open to everyone according to your state and country laws.

Just comment below and let me know if you've read any beauty books before and what your favorites are! Don't forget to leave your first name and e-mail address. You can also follow me on twitter HERE. This contest will end on May 31st at Midnight, Est. Standard time. One winner will be chosen at random and will be announced on June 1st.

Much love and good luck!!

Saturday, May 1, 2010

Homemade Beauty Recipes

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Hey Good Lookin' … Get Cookin' with These Beauty Recipes

Try these nine seasonal skin and hair remedies


Hey Good Lookin' … Get Cookin' with These Beauty Recipes

This is a TotalBeauty.com health & beauty article

Mix your farmer's market and backyard finds with stuff you have in the pantry to make facial masks, hair remedies and beyond.

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