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Weekend Beauty and Fashion Roundup

It appears to be the perfect weekend to hole up indoors in air-conditioned comfort (or at water’s edge) and read blogs! Here’s our weekly beauty roundup to tempt you. Café Makeup had high praise for Burberry’s new Fresh Glow Luminous Fluid Base,...

Dior Skinflash Primer

Using primers under our makeup helps to smooth out any imperfections, makes pores disappear and can make your skin look flawless.  They also give the extra benefit of not only allowing your foundation to go on more smoothly and thus using less foundation, they also...

Is Makeup Primer Important?

TotalBeauty.com content:Makeup Primer: Worth the Extra Step?Find out if they make a visible difference Pro makeup artist Molly Stern says primers are meant to serve as a layer between skin and foundation to create a more even surface. But not everyone needs them....