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Sweat-Proof Makeup Routine

This weather has been unbearable, but it has allowed me to discover that sweat-proof makeup exists. Yes – it’s true!

Sweat-Proof Makeup for Hot Weather | STAINED COUTURE

For most of makeup buying life, I didn’t think that sweat-proof makeup existed. I assumed that the only way to make sure that your makeup didn’t shift in and off was with face primers. Now, I don’t even have to wear face primer AT ALL.

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IOTW: Violet Voss Glitter Eye Topper

ITEM OF THE WEEK is a weekly series on Stained Couture that highlights a product I’m currently loving. This week: Violet Voss Glitter Eye Topper

ITEM OF THE WEEK: Violet Voss Glitter Eye Topper | STAINED COUTURE

Personally, I feel there is an expiration date on some makeup for certain ages. Ever since I turned 30, only beauty trend I fell back on was glitter – glitter makeup. A little shimmer here and there, but glittery glitter? Nope. Don’t get me wrong- I love glitter. After years of being hesitant about wearing any type of glittery makeup, I recently found an option – Violet Voss Glitter Eye Topper.

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Summer Shower Essentials

The heat this summer has been just as unbearable as the last few summers. For the most part, I try to stay out the sun, as much as possible. However, despite my efforts, I’ve been outside almost everyday this summer. At the end of a long, hot day I look forward to two things; a chilled glass of wine and an amazing shower. Although I love an elaborate shower, just the simple shower essentials.

Summer Shower Essentials | STAINED COUTURE

My shower essentials for the summer are simple, but essential. Keep reading to get a rundown of the items I use everyday in the shower.

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IOTW: Olay Gentle Foaming Cleanser

ITEM OF THE WEEK is a weekly series on Stained Couture that highlights a product I’m currently loving. This week: Olay Gentle Foaming Cleanser

ITEM OF THE WEEK: Olay Gentle Foaming Cleanser

Every summer, the one skincare product that I have to have in my nightly skincare routine is foaming cleanser. Foaming cleansers are great for oily skin, which is my skin type in the summer.

Recently, I stopped by a local drugstore after work, becausenI needed a new foaming face wash. After contemplating a few options, I decided to give  my money and chance to Olay’s Gentle Foaming Cleanser. I’m so glad I did, because it’s just what I needed. Keep reading to see why I’ve been using and loving this face cleanser.

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