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Travel Makeup Bag Essentials: Business Trip to Wine Country

Travel Makeup Bag Essentials: Business Trip to Wine Country

omorrow, I am heading to our senior leadership retreat in Kelowna, the wine country of BC. It will be hot which means no business suits required! Today’s post is a roundup of the makeup I am packing for my trip. I decided to keep things fairly simple this time because I always pack too much for business trips and use only a fraction of the items I brought. Eyes: I am not taking any eyeshadow palettes this time because I…

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Hurriya’s Key Rules for Workday Makeup

Hurriya’s Key Rules for Workday Makeup

I am always the person wearing the most makeup at the office – without exception. And yet, I can never be as flamboyant as I actually want to be in the workplace. People are shocked when I tell them my everyday workplace look takes 13-16 products on average to achieve – but I use a light hand. Smooth skin and a subtle glow is what I am generally going for – not to mention that well-rested look which helps me…

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March Makeup Staples

March Makeup Staples

I am the proud owner of a fairly large makeup collection. I keep track of it all on a Google Docs Worksheet; this allows me to quickly peruse my products in each category to decide which I will go for that day. It is a lot of fun picking out how I will mix and match highlighters and eyeshadows and lipsticks. However, when on the go, I am looking for the easy button –  something I won’t have to think…

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The Rose Nudes – A Lipstick Review

The Rose Nudes – A Lipstick Review

I wear lipstick every day. Before I had laser eye surgery, I couldn’t really wear eyeshadow – I couldn’t see myself in the mirror without glasses! – and my sensitive eyes couldn’t handle contacts. So lipstick was the most ‘fun’ part of my everyday look where I could dress up one of the more prominent features on my face – my lips! These days I find that my eyeshadow generally takes center stage and the lipstick needs to counterbalance it….

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