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IOTW: What a Melon Overnight Mask

ITEM OF THE WEEK is a weekly series on Stained Couture that highlights a product I’m currently loving. This week: Bliss What A Melon Overnight Mask.

ITEM OF THE WEEK: What A Melon Overnight Mask | STAINED COUTURE

I’ve always been a fan of products that work while I sleep, such as overnight masks. One overnight mask that I love is Bliss What a Melon Overnight Mask, because it’s easy and effective. However, there a few other reason why I love it and it’s my Item of the Week.

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Every Other Day Skincare Products

I’m always down for finding ways to tweak everyday routines, which includes skincare routines. Usually, when I find a routine that works, I stick to it everyday. However, every now and I then I run across products that I love, but not ideal to use every day. There are some products that you only need to use every other day; every other day skincare products.

Every Other Day Skincare Products | STAINED COUTURE

Recently, I’ve added three new products to my skincare routine, but only need to use them every other day. In a matter of a few weeks, these products have helped my skin look smoother, brighter, and down right magical. Keep reading to see these life and skin saviors.

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Transitioning Skincare to Fall from Summer

Before I delve into the steps I use and suggest when transitioning skincare to fall from summer, I need to get something off my chest *clears throat* Where is the fall weather?! Mother Nature, sis, why are you so late with the consistently cool temps and ground full of leaves? It’s the middle of September and the temperatures are still in the high 90s and I’m still wearing flip flops. I ready for the weather to match my desires to wear booties, oversized plaid shirts, and cardigans. I’m over this balls hot weather!! Now, back to our scheduled post.

Transitioning Skincare from Summer to Fall | STAINED COUTURE

Transitioning your skincare from summer to fall can be quite tedious. During the transition, there will be days when the days are bi-polar; chilly one day and sweltering the next. These types of weather conditions can cause you and your skin to go crazy with the mixing and mingling of different products. So, I’m sharing my 3 tips on how to successfully transition your skincare from summer to fall. Keep reading to get all the tea.

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All The Jelly Makeup I Want To Try for Fall

Despite the heat this summer, I spent some time playing around with all the makeup that’s been cluttered on my desk. It was fun to break out from my comfort of foundation, liquid liner, and nuetral lip. It also made me want to experiment more with makeup. However, not with just different products and color, but also textures like jelly makeup.

Jelly Makeup for Fall | STAINED COUTURE

Jelly makeup is mainly products that have a gel, putty like consistency. Sounds intriguing, right?! Well, I shared a few gel-like products that I want to try that have a jelly like consistency.

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IOTW: Coconut & Monoi Deep Moisture Balm

ITEM OF THE WEEK is a weekly series on Stained Couture that highlights a product I’m currently loving. This week: Design Essentials Natural Coconut & Monoi Moisture Balm.

ITEM OF THE WEEK: Coconut & Monoi Deep Moisture Balm | STAINED COUTURE

A few weeks, during one of Walgreens BOGO half off hair products sales, I picked up 2 products from Design Essentials. Both products are from the Design Essentails Natural Coconut & Monoi line, which my colored, natural hair seems to enjoy. I picked up 2 products from the line that I haven’t tried before for my hair. Although both products were for my hair, one of the products has been helping more than just my hair. The Coconut & Monoi Deep Moisture Balm is a moisturizing balm for hair AND skin. After using this balm for a couple of weeks, I feel like I use it more on my skin than my hair.

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