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Entries for Friday, July 23 2010

Comparison: John Frieda Root Awakening versus Suave Professionals

Comparison: John Frieda Root Awakening versus Suave Professionals

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(I don't know that I'm going to get into too many comparisons or reviews of toothpaste, shampoos, et cetera. I'll likely stick with makeup. But this comparison really surprised me, and I wanted to share what I found.) A while back, I picked up some John Frieda Root Awakening strengthening and restoring shampoo and conditioner during a BOGHO (buy one, get one half off) sale at the local drugstore. I liked John Frieda's shampoos even though they were pricier -...

EoTD: Daunting Ambition

EoTD: Daunting Ambition

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I appear to be on a roll! I'm using up greens at a fairly good clip, and I'm happy with how today's look came out, too. Don't know if that's my skill improving, my color choices working better, my mood being less snarktastic (now that we have a summer - woo!) or planetary alignment. Who cares? It looks good, I'm happy :D Part of the One Year Eyecolor Challenge (new colors used: 5)

Beauty Blogs’ Backstage for July 2010: I interview Just Nice Things’ Helen

Beauty Blogs’ Backstage for July 2010: I interview Just Nice Things’ Helen

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I run Beauty Blogs' Backstage, a once-a-month interview network for beauty bloggers. Last month I didn't get to participate, because there were an odd number of registrants (I generally hang back to "angel" anyone who may need it.) This month...well, this month, someone else's assigned partner wasn't able to interview them, so I get to participate! :D Helen, one of the two creative people behind Just Nice Things, has a fierce passion for nail varnish and for all things...