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*Partnered Post* Jergens Natural Glow and My Spring Needs

jergens spring necessities Now that the temps are *FINALLY* staying warm, it is time to make some changes to what has been my cool weather routine. That means I need to bring out the products that are going to help me out the most when it gets HOT out there.

  • Jergens Natural Glow Face Daily Moisturizer Sunscreen: Now, this can be good year round (*like to help keep the winter pasties at bay), but I’m using it to help reduce the need to wear actual makeup that is just going to melt off anyway in the heat. Plus, it has SPF20 sunscreen in it, so it helps protect my face, while giving it some color at the same time. (*In fact, if you don’t want to get out in the heat at all, but look like you did, the whole line of Jergens Natural Glow Moisturizers can keep you looking like you vacay’d at the beach in as little as 3 days.)
  • Secret Waterproof Deodorant: It’s time to bring out the big dog deodorant, that can withstand the heavy “glistening” that a gal can do in wicked hot temps, and not disappear suddenly.
  • Covergirl Lash Blast 24 Hour Mascara: In these warmer temps you need a mascara that isn’t going to run at the first drop of sweat that gets in your eye, so this long lasting formula will stay put until you decide to take it off.
  • Maybelline SuperStay 10Hr Lip Stain Gloss: I am constantly wiping my face as the days heat up and I don’t like to have to keep reapplying my lip product, so, this stain keep color on my lips that lasts throughout my day.
  • Aqualillies for tarte Amazonian clay waterproof liner in “splash”: Same thing goes for my liner as my mascara – I don’t want it disappearing at the first sign of moisture, and these liners will not budge.
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    Makeup Wars: Favorite Waterproof Makeup

    Makeup Wars Favorite Waterproof Makeup

    In this edition of “Makeup Wars” we are talking about our favorite waterproof products. This is perfect timing what with the temps starting to heat up. I think of these more as meltproof/sweatproof products than pure waterproof products, since I am not that much of a pool going gal, as my pale skin can attest. So, I decided to give you guys my quick and dirty look for the summer, and it will even work at the pool, if you are in to that kind of thing.

    Now, I don’t include any face products, because, well, none of those are waterproof & they are just going to sweat off of me no matter what I do, so I barely even try during the warm months. 110deg Oklahoma Summer will do that to a gal.

    I always tend to keep my eyes fixed, and these items keep them ready, no matter the moistness:

    Mally Beauty Waterproof Volumizing Mascara: If you guys remember, this was one of my “Desert Island” staples, so, if it is good enough for the island, it’s good enough for hanging out by the pool. (*If you are looking for a drugstore WP mascara, you might also remember that I’ve hung out at the pool in some Covergirl LashBlast 24 Hour Mascara, too.)

    Maybelline Color Tattoo Gel Shadow: I know I have told you about these over and over and over again, but they really are a great waterproof shadow option, especially for a drugstore brand – the variety of colors are amazing, but I generally keep a neutralish color around so I can play with brighter eyeliner.

    Pixi Beauty Endless Silky Eye Pen: These eyeliners are ridiculously great for my eyes. They glide on almost as easy as liquid liner, but with a pencil width and wear. And, their waterproof claim is no joke. I have got an eye that continues to water like a weeping statue, whether from allergies or just to annoy the hell out of me (*which it does). These pencils have become my go-to liner that stands up to my constant wiping, without staining my eyelid, nor fading away after first wipe and comes in a bunch of different, vibrant colors.

    As for my lips, we know that we can’t keep gloss or lipstick on for very long, and we need to reapply sunscreen lip products, esp hanging out by the pool/lake/ocean. The one thing I have found that keeps color on my lips and holds up to reapplication of lip wax is a lip stain:

    Covergirl Outlast Lipstain: This drugstore goodie is water-based so you won’t dry out your lips and still keep color on your lips while playing in the water. (*Fun fact: I use this to draw on my kids’ face for Spirit Days at school – it wears off overnight and lasts thru sweaty pep rallies!)

    So, these are the things that pretty much get me thru an Oklahoma summer. What are some of your favorite waterproof/meltproof/sweatproof products?

    And, after you tell me that, go check out what these other lovelies have picked as their waterproof faves:

    *Disclaimer: These products were provided by the company’s PR for editorial consideration.

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    Beauty Spotlight 5/12/2013

    Beauty Spotlight Team Want to jump on the bandwagon but fail at nail art? polish insomniac shows you how easy it is with nail tattoos!

    If a luxury nude pink lipstick makes your heart skip a beat…then Lola’s Secret Beauty Blog urges you to look at By Terry Rouge Terribly Age-Defense Lipstick #100 Terribly Nude! It’s stunning!

    Got dull, dry, lifeless or problems with aging hair? Prime Beauty found her solution with Nexxus Youth Renewal Hair Care. You’re welcome đŸ™‚

    What products are you loving lately? Pammy Blogs Beauty shares her Spring Favorite Beauty Products!

    The Pink Sith has finally found a hair treatment that moisturizes, shines and de-frizzes her hair without the use of silicones. The miracle product is the Deep Moisture Hair Elixir from Luxury Lane Soap.

    Beauty Info Zone can’t help but be enchanted by the spring Lush products. Whether you need a treat for your mom, a grad or yourself, Lush knows how to do it right.

    Fresh, Luminous and with a touch of gold and coral zest, lets have a taste of some of the Sisley California Soul Collection for this Spring/Summer with Visionary Beauty.

    If Lisamarie from Beauty Crazed was a Bond Girl she would be Fluffy Falaise (which incidentally is also her porn name) – we’re sure it will be included in the next OPI Bond Girl collection – until then admire the current sans-Lisamarie one!

    Perilously Pale is excited to announce that she has been asked to be a Spokesperson for Almay! As part of Almay’s Makeup Moments With Mom campaign, with Goldie Hawn and Kate Hudson, they are giving away a trip to NYC and Makeovers for two so be sure to check it out and enter!

    Want to know more about Paula from Older Girl Beauty? She was interviewed by Jamie at The Beauty of Life blog for her “First Look Fridays” series.

    15 Minute Beauty found a great lip stain which she’s obsessing over!

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    “The Beauty of Life” Interviews Me!

    You guys, I am excited to tell you that Jamie, over at “The Beauty of Life” interviewed me for her “First Look Fridays” series.

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    So, head over there and check it all about me, like what I do in my spare time, what I do in my real life and how I started & came up with the name of this site!

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    Beauty Spotlight: polish insomniac on a Desert Island

    This week is it polish insomniac’s turn to be stranded on a desert island. Will this lacquer obsessed lady have the common sense to leave the polish at home?
    Let’s find out!

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