Monday, September 2, 2013

Things We Love: Happy Labor Day!

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Happy Labor Day!  We are wishing everyone a fun, safe, and relaxing holiday, and hope that you are having some fun in the sun today… AND don’t forget the sunscreen!

 

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Things We Love: The Bouqs

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We are big advocates of stopping to smell the roses, but since finding out about TheBouqs.Com, we’ve come to a screeching halt! We need a new word for OBSESSED! With our already growing love of herbs and plants, we couldn’t believe our noses when we found out about TheBouqs.com. In nutshell, you get 40 bouquets of flowers to choose from, for 40 dollars. That includes shipping and NO hidden fees. Plus, speedy delivery!

 

The Bouqs cut their flowers on the day you order and deliver straight from the farm so you get the freshest bouq possible! This means delivery just 4 days after cut, vs 10-14 elsewhere. They deliver stems grown on the equator, and 10,000 feet above sea level, which means one thing: sun. And more sun means more color. From lush lavender to butter yellow, you can check out all of the fabulous hues here!

 

Our favorite part? Bouqs are fed by pure volcanic snow melt and mineral-rich, ph-balanced soil. That means premium stems all around! While most floral companies waste 1 in 3 stems, The Bouqs only CUTS what they SELL.

 

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Get 10% off your first order by using code WELCOME10 upon check out! No better way to celebrate the end of summer than with freshly cut (and we mean, FRESH) flowers. Start here. Happy Bouqing!

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Things We Love: Coola SPF Liplux

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We are coming up against the end of summer but sometimes these are the hottest weeks!  So it’s important to remember that your lips need SPF protection too!  The Coola SPF Liplux is an all-in-one lip treatment that moisturizes and protects with SPF 30 broad-spectrum UVA/UVB sunscreen protection. Their vitamin and antioxidant enriched formula soothes and nourishes, while the unique blend of fruit butters like Raspberry and Avocado hydrate the delicate skin of the lips! We consider this SkinOwl approved!

 

Get all the product info HERE!

 

 

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Things We Love: 40 Days of Dating

As women, in matters of love, we very often ponder the idea of “The One.” Is he? Isn’t he? Will he be? How will I know? We recently came across an unbelievable tribute to the art of finding Mr. Right, aka 40 Days of Dating. Meet Jessie and Tim, two single Manhattanites with very different dating pasts, a present day best friend-ship, and a daunting dating future. Equipped with brutal honesty and open minds, Jessie and Tim agree to explore dating each other (of course, there are rules) to see if “your best friend can ultimately be The One.” Needless to say, with only a few days left of their 40-day journey, we are more than intrigued and holding onto the edge of our laptops.

 

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All the skincare in the world couldn’t take the place of the glow that comes with feeling love or being in love. If any of you are currently contemplating where you stand in your current relationship, check out this goodie we stumbled upon somewhere around Day 15 of 40! :) Before reading their online diary, watch this video to see a sneak preview of the curious lovebirds in action!

 

Enjoy :)

 

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Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Things We Love: Fruit Pigmented Lip Butters by 100% Pure

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The hot summer months can leave our lips feeling dry, and then when winter comes the cold air can also dry out one’s lips.  So what is a girl to do?  We suggest using Fruit Pigmented Lip Butters by 100% Pure! This incredible lip butter is colored from antioxidant rich fruit and vegetable pigments. The ingredients are all natural and the results will leave your lips supple, smooth, and definitely kissable!

 

For all the product info, and to see the available flavors and colors, click HERE!

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Things We Love: Tarte Coral Crush Amazonian Clay Eye & Cheek Palette

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Let us count the ways we love the amazing Tarte Coral Crush Amazonian Clay Eye & Cheek Palette!  This incredible product is a collection of Amazonian clay-infused eye shadows, blush, bronzer, AND highlighter all in one convenient compact!  This incredible color palette is season-less so you can radiate exotic glamour all year round! For an extra special boost of vitality, layer all of the many colors on top of your personal SkinOwl Argan Infusion, in either Lavender, Geranium or Clary Sage!

 

But you might want to hurry because this is a limited edition product! For all the product info click HERE!

Thursday, August 8, 2013

Things We Love: Sephora’s 15th Anniversary Ultimate Travel Brush Set

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Label this little goodie a SkinOwl Must-Have! Professional Brushes can get expensive, which is why we are obsessed with this deluxe set of eight pro-quality brushes drenched in vibrant, celebratory red. Originally $210, this 15th Anniversary set is now only $75!

 

The set comes housed in a beautiful red snakeskin case with black patent leather accents that snaps closed to protect the brushes during travel. Perfect for makeup artists or the artist in training, you’ll have all you need to create your ideal look. Here’s what you’ll get:

– Powder brush
– Foundation brush
– Concealer brush
– Shadow brush
– Smudge brush
– Crease brush
– Angled liner brush
– Brow comb

 

Get all the product info here!

 

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Things We Love: EnvyDerm Volumizing and Conditioning Lip Plumper

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We love full, luscious, dewy lips, which is why we had to try EnvyDerm’s Lip Plumper! Not only did all of the delicious hues catch our eye, but once we found out it was packed full of Organic Argan Oil (we’re biased, we know), we were sold! We drenched our lips  in this irresistible, juicy gloss and loved the range of sheer to semi-sheer. Plus, it’s fortified with over 13 organic moisturizing oils, vitamins, super fruit berries, and powerful extracts to soothe, soften, condition, and prevent dryness while providing maximum protection. Throw in some peptides to boost collagen and enhance our lip volume, we’re just not sure there’s gonna be another gloss in our makeup bag this summer.

 

Now that you know what it’s packed WITH, here what it is formulated WITHOUT: Parabens, Synthetic fragrances, Sulfates, Phthalates, GMO’s, Tricolsan, Mineral oils, Animal products. Go EnvyDerm!

 

Our favorite color? Je T’Amie, a shimmering strawberry red.

 

Get more colors and product info here!

Monday, August 5, 2013

Things We Love: Best Hoot Forward Bathtub Treads

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We just could not resist sharing these “Best Hoot Forward Bathtub Treads” from Modcloth! This wins the adorable award in our book! If your bathtub is a little slippery or you just want to brighten things up a bit, then check out these bright blue owl treads!  They will keep you from slipping and put a smile on your face in an otherwise early and sleepy shower. It’s a win win!

 

For product info visit the Modcloth site here!

Monday, July 29, 2013

Things We Love: Fruit Pigmented Lip Glaze by 100% Pure

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We love Fruit Pigmented Lip Glaze by 100% Pure.  This incredible lip color goes on smooth in a moisturizing base of avocado and cocoa butters.  This 100% natural formula will give your lips a sheer wash of fruit pigmented color while nourishing your lips with vitamins and antioxidants!  And there are sooooo many colors to choose from that you are sure to find a shade that is perfect for your skin tone!

 

For all the product info click HERE!