Beauty: Sizzling Nail Colors for Summer 2013

Summer nail trends are always fun. From new textures, to bright shades, we love discovering the hottest trends in nails. We found some not so typical summer colors (including some fun tie-die nails) for you to try this summer. If you thought ombre nails were pretty, wait until you try YSL’s new limited edition La …

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Beauty: Get the Glow – Best 5 Skin Illuminators

After every annual Second City Style Beauty Olympics wraps I inevitably have some new beauty obsessions. This year one of my new obsessions is illuminators. Not because they are anything new, but because I discovered how versatile illuminators can be. One perfect day, I actually mixed my foundation with a bit of illuminator, and the …

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Beauty: Mascara Obsession – My 5 Favorites

My obsession over mascara is an ongoing thing. It is actually justifiable because I have the tiniest eyelashes ever! With that said I have tried and tested too many mascaras that claim to plump, lengthen, maximize, curl, volumize…you name it. Yet, most don’t actually live up to their promises. However, I keep trying them – in all price …

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Beauty: Set the Stage With The Perfect Face Primer

When putting your best face forward, it’s always important to use the proper base before applying makeup. One of the most important ingredients to the perfect face is a primer. They are critically important because they provide the base to which makeup adheres. They are also great for smoothing fine lines and wrinkles. Here are …

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