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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You know how it is. Your face is showing all the signs of a horrendous day at work and your beer buddy calls with news of a new happy hour spot he discovered that must be explored tonight. He’s already in the car heading toward your office leaving no time for a quick trip home to get glam. What’s a Savvy Beauty to do?…

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It’s giveaway time my lovelies! I’ve teamed up with some of my fabulous beauty blogger friends to give one lucky reader the hotly anticipated (and nearly sold out) Urban Decay Alice Through The Looking Glass Eyeshadow Palette and a gift card from Sephora! I don’t even have one yet but you, my lucky lovely, can win one today. This palette is a collection of 20 ALL NEW shades inspired by Disney’s fantasy adventure film, Alice Through The Looking Glass.…

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Summertime is fun time and as temperatures and hemlines rise, you can turn up your beauty heat with some of these sizzling summer makeup updates. What’s on tap this season? Bright, bold lips, colorful peepers, dewy skin and a hint of sparkle.

Summer Makeup Trends

Radiant Skin

Dump that heavy full-coverage mask and for the love of God, step off the Crusaders of Contouring Crazy Train.…

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My love of beauty subscription boxes continues unabated. Today I’m revealing the beauty goodies in May’s Glossybox dubbed ‘aMAYzing.’ Get it? OK, moving on! Glossybox is consistently one of the best beauty subscription boxes on the market providing deluxe and full-sized samples of luxury skincare, makeup and hair care products. I’ve discovered some major gems courtesy of Glossybox and the aMAYzing box is stocked with new goodies and old favorites.…

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