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Saturday, October 31, 2015

The Lipstick League - week of 10.26.15

The Lipstick League Question of the Week

 How do you change your facial skincare ritual for cooler months? 

G's answer: Since I have ridiculously oily skin and live in a very mild climate zone (San Diego), not a heck of a lot changes for me during cooler months. Only because "cooler" here is, on average, about 60 degrees (as I write this, it's 90 degrees at 4:00PM in the afternoon on Halloween). In fact, I think my skincare changes more dramatically as the weather warms UP here in San Diego, since I feel like I need heavy-duty moisturization at night when the heat feels like it's turning my skin to leather during the day.

The Lipstick League Links of the Week

Phyrra - shares the Best Ways to Transition from Autumn to Winter!

Prime Beauty - has traveling to Paris on her bucket list, but until then she will be satisfied with the Wander Beauty 4-pc. Paris Collection!

Beautygeeks - World Psoriasis Day was on October 29th and I learned stuff. Something related to psoriasis; it’s called psoriatic arthritis; delivers a double-whammy of potential misery: it affects skin and it affects joints, too. But it’s not a life sentence!

Beauty Junkies Unite - Love shopping for beauty products? You're going to love it even more if you win 1 of the 2 CVS/pharmacy $50 gift cards Amber is giving away. Imagine what you'd treat yourself to!

Blushing Noir - If you’ve never splurged on Chanel nail polish NOW is the time! Check out the latest Chanel Le Vernis and shop quickly - they’re limited edition!

Clumps of Mascara - The cooler weather means it’s time to boost up the skincare routine. I’m adding this baby to my winter regimen list.

EauMG - smell absolutely yummy this autumn with these scented bath and body products.

Gouldylox Reviews - This is my favorite makeup line right now and no one else is talking about it. How is that even possible?

My Beauty Bunny - Fun, flirty and affordable? Like its eponymous makeup look, the Jordana Cosmetics Cat Eye Liner is sure to be a classic. See why you need this drugstore fave!

My Newest Addiction - Laura invites you to take a dip in her review of the Tom Ford Nude Dip Eye Color Quad. You DON’T want to miss it.

Nouveau Cheap - The biggest news to hit the world of drugstore beauty (and drugstores in general) occurred this week. Click here for a summary of what we know so far.

Olive & Ivy - Are you as excited about the BECCA Champagne Glow palette as I am? Luckily, you’re not too late to enter to WIN one >here!

(Wondering what the Lipstick League is? Find out here.)

Guest Post of the Week, as chosen by Phyrra - Rebecca from RebeccaShoresMUA has a lot of great makeup tutorials for us hooded eye gals! Check out her latest Warm Eyeshadow Tutorial!


  1. I'll mainly apply oils more often, be more vigilant with the Palmer's face oil or some rosehip oil I have. I may go look for a super-moisturizing formula, too, to use once we turn the heat on regularly in Michigan, which really dries my skin out.

  2. I use more oil and very heavy moisturizers both body and face. With cold dry air and layers of clothing and the dry heat from the furnace my skin takes a real beating! I really really want to move from here.

  3. I add a facial oil and switch from the original Jergens lotion to the Shea butter one.


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