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What’s In My Bag

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Today I’m spilling what’s in my bag for fall. Let me say right up front, I try to travel light (OK, as lightly as possible) because New York is a travel-by-foot town and I can’t afford to be weighed down with a heavy bag. My shoulders don’t need the extra tension. The challenge then, becomes to carry everything I need without stressing my frame and trying my patience.…

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Beauty

Shop Like a Beauty Expert: On Trend & On Budget

Shop like a beauty expert. Stay hydrated with vitaminwater zero. The Patranila Project.

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone. #ColorMeHydrated #CollectiveBias

Shopping for beauty products can be a daunting task. It’s tough to know when to buy, what to buy, from where to buy and whether you should buy at all. Trends come and go at ever-dizzying speeds and though you always want your look to be current, you don’t want to be a slave to every passing fancy.…

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Beauty

Get A Flawless Finish With My Makeup Brush Set

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Having the right beauty tools can make all the difference in the finished look of your makeup. I’ve been using the same combination of brushes for years, only adding new pieces when something amazing comes across my radar or when a daily favorite wears out. Quality makeup brushes are a must-have for several reasons. First, it takes a lot of skill to overcome crappy brushes and though I would rate my application skills as better than average, I don’t want to spend extra time making up for inferior brushes.…

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Beauty

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Beauty Edit

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It happens every year. I forgo brunches, drinks with friends and trips to Shake Shack so I can afford to splurge during the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale! This year, I intend to broaden my shopping selection and not spend all my money on eyeshadow. I’ve been indulging in at-home spa treatments and daytime napping so I need some supply replenishment in that area and I also need more lipstick.…

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