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What’s your Shade? 3 Easy Tips to Pick a Gloss That’s the Right Fit for You!

What’s your Shade? 3 Easy Tips to Pick a Gloss That’s the Right Fit for You!

Skin undertone: You may already be thinking “how do I even know what my skin undertone is,” right? Well, first of all let’s define what a skin undertone means. Everyone has a tone under their skin that always remains the same. It is unchanging, because that is the “base” that determines the melanin in our skin.  This tone remains unchanged even when we tan, because it is the foundation of our skin.  Here are some easy ways I found, that you can determine whether you fall under the cool, neutral or warm undertone. What color do you look your best...

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Jenny's Pro Tips for Applying Gloss!

Jenny's Pro Tips for Applying Gloss!

Want to know Jenny's quick tips for Lip Gloss Application?   Prep Your Lips For a Smooth Application! * Exfoliate your lips with an easy DIY lip scrub:  Mix brown sugar with your favorite oil, (ex: coconut oil, almond or olive oil)- apply to lips, massage and wipe off with a damp cloth. Make Your Gloss Last Longer! * Lightly apply a similar tone of lip liner to create an outline for your gloss. Blend it towards the inside of your lips to get rid of any harsh lines and apply gloss. The color and shine will last longer with...

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3 Tips to Make Your Gloss Last Longer

3 Tips to Make Your Gloss Last Longer

We all know that lip gloss in general doesn’t last as long as a matte lipstick does on our lips. There are of course cons to a matte lipstick compared to a gloss, with the number one factor being dryness. However, we still want to have some of the longevity of a liquid lipstick, when we apply our favorite gloss.  Although gloss is a product that moves around and can easily come off if we eat or drink something, these 3 steps can help you keep it on a little longer! First, before applying any kind of gloss, make sure...

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3 Reasons You Should Wear Gloss!

3 Reasons You Should Wear Gloss!

Did you know that gloss, especially one that is hydrating, can make you look more youthful? Our lips tend to get dry not only with weather change, but also with age. When we apply products that are matte, the creasing and dryness in our lips are usually emphasized. So the number one reason to wear gloss, is for a softer, more youthful appearance. With a layer of gloss, even to top off a matte lip color, you can bring a healthy glow to your lips and overall face! A second reason you should wear gloss, is due to the high...

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Here's What A Pro Makeup Artist Thinks About Lip Gloss...

Here's What A Pro Makeup Artist Thinks About Lip Gloss...

I used to stay away from lipgloss not only for use on my own lips, but for my clients as well. Anytime a client would request lipgloss to top off her lipstick, I would cringe. That is because any lipgloss I ever used would move around the product underneath, turn messy, and thicken the texture of the lips. That’s until Formless Beauty glosses made their appearance. The first time I tried the glosses, I immediately fell in love with not only the texture but how comfortable it felt on my lips. I can’t stop talking about how amazing these glosses...

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Why Formulation Should Matter to You

Why Formulation Should Matter to You

Every time you apply cosmetic products to your face, you should question how it is formulated! You’re probably thinking “who has time for that“, or “it’s just makeup how bad can it be?” Considering all the metals and chemicals in most products, it can be really bad to say the least!   Did you know that metals in the formulation of cosmetics can easily be absorbed through your skin and accumulate over time, causing harm to your internal organs? Scary right? Why would these ingredients ever be approved let alone end up on your face? We keep wondering the same...

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