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Hi! I’m Christa and I’m a professional makeup artist. I'm passionate about helping women embrace, and enhance, their natural beauty. I believe makeup should not be a mask we hide behind. It’s a fun and empowering tool to accentuate our true beauty.

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REALIZING BEAUTY NAMED BEST BEAUTY SITE

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A good eyeshadow primer is an absolute MUST in my opinion. I think it is one of the products that can totally revolutionize someone’s experience with makeup once they discover it and incorporate it into their makeup routine. I really can’t imagine how I ever lived without it. It makes such a difference in how […]

Fenty Beauty Pro Filt’r Amplifying Eye Primer Review

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PR Samples/Affiliate Links MAKE UP FOR EVER has reformulated their already amazing Artist Shadows. The new MAKE UP FOR EVER Artist Color Shadows features a formula with atomized pigments and water technology to offer rich pigmentation. The inclusion of oil binders and synthetic mica ensures optimum blendability while treated pigments and binders offer 12 hour […]

MAKE UP FOR EVER Artist Color Shadow Eyeshadows Review & Swatches

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Question of the Week: If beauty products were like Thanksgiving dinner, what’s your gravy? (The product you use with/over EVERYTHING.) For me I’m going to have to say eyeshadow primer. I don’t care if I’m just throwing on a wash of a single eyeshadow and some mascara and running out the door, I’ll still put […]

The Beauty Product That Always Finds It’s Way Into My Routine

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PR Samples/Affiliate Links Guys! I am so in love with the new MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua XL Color Paint ($25 US/$31 CAD)! These are just absolute perfection! Particularly these two shades that I’ve tested. Heck, who knows, maybe there are even more phenomenal ones in the 2o shade range, but these two are so […]

MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua XL Color Paints Review and Swatches

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PR Samples/Affiliate Links Did you know that Urban Decay has a global initiative to empower women? It’s called Ultraviolet Edge. Urban Decay has always stood for the empowerment of women—from the products we create to the causes we support. The Ultraviolet Edge, our global initiative to empower women, helps fund organizations that fight for the […]

New Shades of Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer Potion & Support for Women’s Rights

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With an almost endless variety of new products surrounding me at any given time to be tested, it takes a lot for me to love a product enough to repurchase it again and again.  Here are the twelve products I won’t be without. Most of which have been a part of my routine for many, […]

12 Beauty Products I Repurchase Again and Again

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Hi! I’m Christa and I’m a professional makeup artist. I'm passionate about helping women embrace, and enhance, their natural beauty. I believe makeup should not be a mask we hide behind. It’s a fun and empowering tool to accentuate our true beauty.

Hello!

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