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Get Ready: Tanning — Self-tanners, Part 2 The Application

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Get Ready: Tanning — Self-tanners, Part 2 The Application

Looking for product recommendations? Expect several reviews of self-tanning options from sprays to creams to gradual to intense over the coming weeks!

Applying Your Tan | After you've properly prepared you body to take on a self-tan, you're eager to get to the tanning part, right? I want to...

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Summer Sun Care – Introduction to UVA, UVB, UVC and Fitzpatrick Classification

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Summer Sun Care – Introduction to UVA, UVB, UVC and Fitzpatrick Classification

As spring fades away and summer starts to roll in, we want you to have fun and take care of yourself with the additional sun exposure. Over the next several weeks, we will be giving you the low down on sunscreens, self-tanners, and after-sun products from Shiseido to Olay. Today, I want to...

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The Ingredients Guide – Comedogenic, Irritating Ingredients To Watch For

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The Ingredients Guide – Comedogenic, Irritating Ingredients To Watch For

Last week, I asked how many of you paid attention to the ingredients list on your beauty products--what was the majority answer? No, not at all; it is not a concern for you. As a beauty junkie, I have (and probably will not any time soon) not become an ingredient wizkid, simply because all of...

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MAC Cosmetics: Guide For the Newly Addicted

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MAC Cosmetics: Guide For the Newly Addicted

New to MAC? Did you miss an installment from our ten part Guide to MAC? We designed a ten part guide to help introduce you to MAC Cosmetics and give you a leg up on all that is MAC.

Here's your guide... to the guide!

Part One: What is MAC? The who, the what, the where!

Part Two: What is MAC...

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MAC Cosmetics: Guide For The Newly Addicted, Part 10 — Readers Q&A

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MAC Cosmetics: Guide For The Newly Addicted, Part 10 — Readers Q&A

MAC Cosmetics: Guide For The Newly Addicted, Part 10

This is the final installment of the guide, and I asked readers to share their questions about what I didn't cover and should, and here are the answers.  Please feel free to suggest more topics in the comments!

Finish Descriptions -- Tekoa

Eyeshadow...

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MAC Cosmetics: Guide For The Newly Addicted, Part 9 — Terminology

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MAC Cosmetics: Guide For The Newly Addicted, Part 9 — Terminology

MAC Cosmetics: Guide For The Newly Addicted, Part 9

Terminology

These are some terms that are commonly used by MAC fans that may be a bit confusing to newcomers.

  • Acronyms | Many things get abbreviated on the internet, and makeup is no different. If you've seen one and don't know what it is,...

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MAC Cosmetics: Guide For The Newly Addicted, Part 8 — The “LE” Factor

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MAC Cosmetics: Guide For The Newly Addicted, Part 8 — The “LE” Factor

MAC Cosmetics:  Guide For The Newly Addicted, Part 8

The "LE" Factor

The "LE" Factor refers to the Limited Edition collections that launch throughout the year.  These are products specifically designed and developed for a particular collection that debuts in a month and is then sold out or removed...

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