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Easy DIY Marble Nail Art


  Summer is the perfect time to try out some of those nail art techniques you’ve seen on Pinterest! After spending three weeks in Rome surrounded by marble I was reminded of an easy DIY trick to marble my nails that I had seen a while ago. All you need to accomplish this fail-proof look is two colors of nail polish and saran wrap. I …

5 Beauty Treatments You Would Never Think to Try

5 Beauty Treatments You Would Never Think to Try

Within the past few years, more and more at home beauty treatments are popping up all over the internet. While many seem easy to make, it’s questionable as to which treatments are proven to work and are healthy for your body. We’ve tested a few out for our readers to ensure maximum satisfaction and the greatest results! 1. Apple Cider Vinegar If there is one …

Top 6 Beauty Items for Traveling


Finals are over and that means summer is pretty much here! With the summer sun comes an urge to get out of your home and visit new (or familiar) places. Whether it’s a full-blown international trip or just a last minute weekend getaway, there’s always one inevitable part of going on vacation. Packing. I don’t know about you, but the thought of having to plan …

Silken Cord

Silken Cord

Today’s nail polish, again from Essie’s winter collection, is Silken Cord. What I liked about this polish is that I was able to achieve the color I wanted with just one coat. Essie nail polish’s are usually sheer and require 2 to 3 coats to reach the color of the bottle so I was surprised to see that I only needed one coat.

Essie Winter Collection: Hot Coco

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Essie’s newsest collection for winter includes six shades that will perfectly fit your mood this winter. I purchased 4 out of the 6 in the “mini set.” I figure that since I rarely run out of nail polish, I don’t need to buy the full sized bottles. This first color is “Hot Coco.” Throughout the next few days I will share the other three colors …

MAC Technakohl Liner


MAC’s Technakohl Liner ($14.50) is a mechanical pencil liner which allows you to easily line your eyes smoothly. This is my new favorite eyeliner because it is hard to make a mistake with it. I also love that I don’t ever have to worry about sharpening it. You can count on this liner staying on all day and it wont smudge at all. For example, …

Pantene’s Curly Hair Series


Every few months I like to change my shampoo and conditioner. When shopping for them I usually gravitate towards the more expensive brands believing that the price indicates the quality. This month I was proven wrong when I reached for Pantene’s Curly Hair Series. Ever since Pantene released their updated shampoo and conditioner formula, I have been curious to try so I put it to …

An Easy Fix To A Ponytail Kind Of Day


Now that we are a few weeks into the semester, getting dressed up for classes is going to begin to fade and I will start to once again live in Hard Tail yoga pants and Juicy Couture jackets. As much as I love fashion, I find it next to impossible to throw on an adorable outfit and do my hair for my 9:00 am class …