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makeup of the day | coral calling

kimberlyloc makeup of the day

After being out of commission for most of last week thanks to a sudden case of sickness, I’m ecstatic to be back to blogging this week — and happy to be bring you the first “makeup of the day” post of 2014. (I’m really bad at keeping this series going.) Perhaps it’s due to the fact that I don’t feel like I’m that adventurous with my makeup, or maybe it’s because it’s kind of a pain in the…

beauty secrets | natural beauty product staples, part 2

kimberlyloc natural beauty green makeup staples part 2

So you know that whole “If you were stuck on a deserted island…” thing people like to ask? Well, if I were stuck on a deserted island, I’d grab my makeup bag (which is one item!) that happens to contain these five green makeup staples that I’d happily repurchase if said island happened to have all my favorite green beauty products in stock. Because if we’re going to play make believe, we might as well dream…

natural beauty buff | katharine l’heureux, kahina giving beauty

Katharine L’Heureux Kahina Giving Beauty

“Everything in the Kahina line honors the Berber women. They are the artisans. They are the heroines behind making this beautiful product.” I’ve been familiar with Kahina Giving Beauty products for the past few years. Thanks to the power of Twitter, I’m thrilled to share a little more insight into brand founder Katharine L’Heureux’s natural beauty routine and beauty philosophy. {Do you need much more…

natural beauty buff | sophie, the clean beauty blog

“The Clean Beauty Blog was created to fill a gap in the beauty blogosphere: It fuses the wholesome ethos of wellness blogs and natural and organic beauty sites with the sophistication, style and trend-based focus of conventional beauty websites and magazines.” I read a lot of blogs. From style to foodie to beauty, my inbox gets flooded with several daily updates from my favorite bloggers in my favorite topic areas. When I saw an…

kosas | weightless lip color

kosas lipstick royal

When it comes to color cosmetics, I can be pretty predictable: Brown, gold or taupe eye shadow Coral blush Black mascara But when it comes to lip color, I love to experiment. My lipstick, gloss and lip crayon collection is by far the biggest when it comes to my makeup stash. My latest loot? Kosås lipstick, a Los Angeles-made line dreamed up by founder Sheena Yaitanes, who studied painting and biological sciences — the perfect combination for a…