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I haven’t been going nuts with beauty buys the past month or so (which is awesome for my bank account), but here are some of the products I’ve using recently.

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For my hair I’ve been using L’Oreal Color Vibrancy Duel Protect Spray as a leave-in conditioner that also protects my color treated strands. For my skin, I’ve been using L’Oreal 48hr Ideal Moisturizer for Sensitive Skin, as I feel my skin has been a little finicky lately. I really like all the new L’Oreal products on the market right now.beauty2

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I’ve always had the hardest time finding a great eye- makeup remover that gets all of it off without scrubbing my skin and lashes off. This Almay one does a pretty damn good job – and it’s oil free! I also received this Simple Revitalizing eye roll-on from this month’s Birchbbox. I’ve been using it every morning and it feels refreshing on my under-eye circles!
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I’ve always liked the Sally Hansen Complete Manicure, but I will be wearing these two shades all Spring and Summer. I had actually bought a bottle of Barracuda last summer but it was special edition at the time (or they just discontinued it for a while, who knows). I’m so excited it is back because it is my FAVORITE color. The Peach of Cake color is also a new favorite – the perfect hue of peach/coral for my skin tone!

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I decided to buy L’Oreal True Match foundation because a) I wanted a foundation that felt light, but with fuller coverage and b) Style Wire did a post on great drugstore buys and completely sold it! I’m loving it so far and I bought a sponge applicator that is basically this, on a makeup brush, to make sure I make my foundation etc. as airbrushed and blended as possible. Last week during a dinner break before a presentation, I walked over to the Sephora in Cambridge as a little treat for myself. I picked up a fuschia/pink lip gloss, which is fun to wear everyday either by itself or over a lipstick. Also in this month’s Birchbox, I got this Mirenesse Glossy Kiss pencil in Flirty Kiss which is a red color that can go on light or be built up. I definitely would not wear this everyday, but it has a nice consistency and would be super fun for a night out with the girls.

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A few months ago in my Birchbox I received the Eyeko Skinny Mini Liquid Liner in black and was obsessed! I pretty much only wear liquid liner and this felt tip liner was so easy to apply and stayed on all day. When I saw a three pack including a brown and navy liner at Sephora this week, I knew I had to get it!beauty6****

What beauty products have you been loving lately?

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