Smoky Eyeshadow Tutorial!

24 Nov
A palette of brown shades of powder eyeshadow....
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Video project: I have shot and edited a 2.5 to 3.5-minute video with audio using  MovieMaker [Windows]and added a title slide at the beginning and one at the end of the production, and added transitions in all areas that appropriate. I have then uploaded the video to the YouTube server.

 

 

Here is smoky eyeshadow tutorial for those who want to have the bedroom eye look 🙂 It seems to look flattering on just about everyone. Enjoy!

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Revlon Face Makeup Review

4 Nov

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Recently I ran out of my MAC face makeup and REALLY didn’t want to go out and spend another 30 dollars on a compact. As always. Sometimes, I just want to experiment with new makeup at the corner CVS drugstore and see if it’ll workout to my expectations. Of course, sometimes what you pay for is exactly what you get..however this time I was pleasantly surprised! Continue reading

Beauty and Brains website!

2 Nov

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I have used Adobe’s Dreamweaver to create a simple web page consisting of a minimum of five pages all based on Beauty and Brains blog.  I uploaded this completed project to  my account on tripod.com.

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Chinese Medicine: Map your face

26 Oct
Old Chinese medical chart on acupuncture meridians
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Chinese medicine goes back to ancient times where they had to rely on their minds instead of science and technology. Many believe that the Chinese homeopathic medicine is a traditional way of finding out what is wrong with your body. Continue reading

Food for Thought

12 Oct

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I wanted to know what the best foods are for my hair, skin, nails, and body. So I researched what REALLY works, and whats a natural alternative to buying high cost beauty products. My belief is that by in-taking the right healthy foods you will have all the vitamins and minerals your body should need without added fuss with these high cost money making products that beauty corporations keep pushing to us. Here is my list of foods that will help your appearance and health! Continue reading

Makeup Steals and Splurges:My Absolute Favs!

28 Sep

Over the years I have been trying out numerous cosmetics. I have grown to absolutely LOVE some products. And most of the time while I’d love to go out and spend my whole paycheck on makeup..I just can’t afford too. My top favorite makeup picks! Expensive and inexpensive tools to make your best decision on whatever budget you are trying to stay in.

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Just 10 Challenge!

14 Sep

Did you know that losing just ten pounds can expand your life another decade? In the grand scheme of life that doesn’t sound like very much to sacrifice.

Yesterday I was watching the Dr. Oz show and he proposed a new challenge called the “Just 10 Challenge”. He talked about the benefits of losing just ten pounds and what a huge impact it can have in your life. Continue reading

Water: Nature’s gift!

9 Sep

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I’m sure you’ve all heard that you need 8 glasses of water a day. For some it may seem like a huge task to keep filling up with water and making endless trips to the bathroom (especially for us girls). However, water is the key ingredient for health and beauty. Without water our bodies will stop working properly and start showing severe signs of dehydration.

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Attraction: Why and how do we attract mates?

7 Sep

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Females..have you ever noticed that you tend to like burly, tall strong men at one point in the month, and then realize you are into the sensitive, sweet, pretty type a few days later? Or if you’re a male..you tend to like females that are a little curvier with “child bearing hips”? Continue reading

The Math of Beauty:Golden Ratio

6 Sep

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What makes a person beautiful? And how can we establish a law of beauty? According to the ancient Greeks and a plastic surgeon in (Surprise, surprise) Southern California…we can!

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