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    Julie, 07/02/2014
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My Favorite Natural Body Soaps!


I’ve always been passionate about skincare, but my interest in natural body products piqued during my pregnancy two years ago. Suddenly, I was very aware of the potentially hazardous list of ingredients in my everyday products. So, I went on a mission to find natural alternatives to traditional bar soaps, and along the way I discovered a few [...]

Lorac Pro 2 Palette: Swatches & First Impressions!


If I had to describe the LORAC Pro 2 palette in one word, it would be stunning. Although I originally feared these shadows would be too cool toned for me, there is a really nice balance of cool and warm toned shades. Individually these shadows may seem generic, but the combination of them together is perfection! [...]

Sunday Steals & Deals: Beautybar, Sephora, Cult Nails & More!


Happy Sunday! Can you believe it’s the last weekend in September?! I’ve spent all morning scouring the internet for the best deals on makeup and beauty. Sit back, relax and enjoy the savings! Bath & Body Works – As always, B&BW is having some awesome sales. The new signature collection items are buy 3/get 3 [...]

Create Fall Inspired Looks with your Summer Palette!


Happy Friday! Even though summer is officially over, there’s no need to pack away those beautiful summer palettes. Most of them contain warm shades like brown or bronze, which are perfect for creating lots of Fall inspired looks. Today, I’m showing you how you can use the Too Faced A La Mode Eyes palette (you can see swatches here), [...]

Like Collective Beauty on Facebook!

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Hey, beauties! I am happy to announce that Collective Beauty is finally on Facebook! I’m not sure what took me so long to create a fb page, but be sure to like it! As soon as it hits 100 likes I’ll be doing a small Sephora giveaway! YAY!  You can like the page here. If [...]

Beauty Talk Tuesday: Makeup & Beauty Fails!


Hey there, beauties! Although I like to focus primarily on the makeup and beauty products that I love, it can be just as helpful to talk about the stuff that let me down. So, today I decided to chat about some major beauty flops. Each of these items are from brands that I really like, which made them even [...]