Happy New Year, Happy Best You!

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I'm leaving for Big Bear for the weekend, where I'm going skiing, hot-tubbing and vino-ing with a group of friends, so I'm signing off now until 2010.  Last night, I sat down and took stock of 2009 in my now yearly tradition, reflecting on the good, the bad, the triumphs and the sadness (on the ...

Maybelline Shine Sensational Lip Glosses (and The Broadroom)

Blogger Nouveau Cheap alerted me to these adorable, yummy new Maybelline Shine Sensational Lip Glosses, which are available in 15 flavors including guava, blackberry, chocolate truffle and French pastry.  Check out her review (in which she compares them to Lip Smackers, but "waaaaay prettier," here.) Strangely, I can't find the glosses on the Maybelline website, and ...

Katherine has a Bare Minerals make-under

London Correspondent Katherine McKenney writes: When I’m having a strongly feminist moment, I don't wear any make-up.  (After all, what's wrong with what god gave me?!)  Then the beauty blasphemy washes away and I pine for Bare Minerals, the only makeup that I wear.  Bare Minerals has improved my skin’s condition over time--the foundation contains ...