I Decided to Take The Plunge and Just Do It!

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We’ve all forced our friends to play “beauty parlor” when we were kids, haven’t we? From the time I was five years old, I knew I wanted to be a part of something glamorous. I didn’t know what it should be, but it would be something that would allow me to “sparkle”. Something that could […]

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Amazon Saves $ on my Face Products

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Originally posted on About Face and more:
Well, not so fast. In this, billion dollar beauty industry the choices are vast on where to purchase your skincare. Everyone loves a bargain don’t they? Rarely does a day go by that I don’t hear a client, friend or passing conversation (evesdropping) say that you can get…

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Five Easy Skin Care Tips That Can Help Improve Your Skin FAST…

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Is your skin feeling dull and lifeless lately? I know we all are well aware of the benefits of wearing sunscreen everyday, but besides sunscreen, I’ve listed a few other skin care tips that you may have not been aware of. These are easy, simple, and affordable steps that you can take to make a big […]

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Guest Blogger for August – A View from Melissa’s World

Jessica Simpson DANY Shoes in Coffee

Hello there fellow readers in the blogosphere! I am Melissa, a current MFA student at Chatham University and a beauty and fashion addict. While strolling through my local Macy’s the other day, I stumbled upon this fabulous Jessica Simpson Dany platform. It comes in three colors, but my favorite would be the suede coffee version. I […]

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Hidden Pittsburgh Gems Part I…Favorite Sushi Restaurant

Fuji Sushi - best sushi in Pittsburgh

After living in Los Angeles for several years, it’s kind of hard to acclimate myself to the sushi offerings in the Pittsburgh area. Sure, it’s good, but just doesn’t have the same taste as sushi from the West Coast. I found myself accepting of the offerings here, but not blown away by any means. This comes […]

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I came across a lovely shoe today…

"Knockout" by NineWest

I came across a lovely shoe today and just had to share. How would you use this in your wardrobe? I think it would go great with white skinny jeans and a cobalt blue kimono top. Best of all, it’s on sale! Style: Knockout by Nine West.

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Fourteen Fab Beauty Products I Can’t Live Without…

Beauty Reviews - Fourteen Fab Beauty Products I Can't Live Without

You know how you have your “go-to” beauty products that you MUST have in your life? Products that if they were to become discontinued bloodshed and gnashing of teeth would follow? Well this is mine…These items are in no particular order and I am not affiliated in any way with the companies that make these items. […]

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A tale of a Pittsburgh Girl in Los Angeles on Oscars weekend…

pittsburgh girl in LA for the oscars

I didn’t purposely plan to be here in Los Angeles on the weekend in which the Oscars was being held. I had come to LA from Pittsburgh for a much-anticipated meeting with a major, national costume manufacturer who was interested in seeing my costume design sketches for possible inclusion into their Halloween 2012 collection. This was […]

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Maniac Magazine February – March 2012 Issue Preview…

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Maniac Magazine February/March 2012 – Lucy Hale photographed by April Hubal Who would’ve thought that little ol’ me would get to preview of the new issue of Pittsburgh’s Maniac Magazine? As I walked into Maniac Magazine‘s February/March 2012 live blogging event in Pittsburgh’s South Side Works, I jokingly thought to myself, “is this some cruel set-up […]

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