My Favorite Winter Lip Colors + A Little Hack

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I really struggle with my lips during the winter. I suffer from dry, chapped lips, along with intense cold sores. Find out my favorite winter lip colors and how I combat winter lips.

I really struggle with my lips during the winter. I suffer from dry, chapped lips, along with intense cold sores. Find out my favorite winter lip colors and how I combat winter lips.

We all know how much I love my lipstick — you’ll barely ever find me without a color on! But I’m here to tell you that I really struggle in the winter, especially since I’ve moved back home to Maryland. Point in case, it is currently about 20 degrees out! To be honest, I don’t really know if cold sores are hereditary or not, but from a young age I knew I would suffer from them because of the nasty ones my mom would get. After about age 15 I started following in her footsteps. My doctor quickly recommended Herpecin L and I have never looked back. Yep, I’ve sworn by this product for at least 8 years now!

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The Tale Of The $14.99 Sweater

Talking about affordable winter style and the power of social media in the shopping world today. Click to learn where I found this $14.99 sweater & how I styled it.

Do you ever think about the power of social media?

I know, that’s an ambiguous question. Sure, sad stories or funny videos go viral on social media daily, but today this tale of the $14.99 sweater seriously shows how powerful and fast social media can be when it comes to the world of shopping! Alright, you’re probably asking yourself what the heck I’m talking about. Let’s get to this story about affordable winter style.

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What I Really Think About The Best Mascara On The Market Right Now

I've tried them all, so here's what I thought about the best mascara on the market right now. A full review of It Cosmetics Superhero, Better Than Sex, Benefit They're Real, and Lancôme Monsieur Big mascara.

Have you heard of the saying, “A Sunday well spent brings a week full of good content?” Well it might not be Sunday, but I feel like I am really getting back to the content here on the LCC. Leaving all of the day-to-day tasks out of it, I felt like this blog was just going around and around on a hamster wheel. I know, strange.

2018 is for getting back to the things I love. No more hamster wheel. 😉 Within the last year, I dove deeper into my love for all things beauty. Overall this content has had a good response, so why not keep it going? I get asked a lot about what mascara I use, and to be honest I’ve tried them all… thick brushes, skinny brushes, $30 to $2. Last month I went into Ulta and asked them to point out the best mascara on the market right now. Here’s the truth about what I thought of each one.

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A Winter Wonderland Cocktail With Torani

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Do you need some ideas for a last minute holiday cocktails? This Torani Blue Curacao syrup inspired me to create this Winter Wonderland cocktail!Do you need some ideas for a last minute holiday cocktails? This Torani Blue Curacao syrup inspired me to create this Winter Wonderland cocktail!

Do you need some ideas for a last minute holiday-appropriate cocktails? When planning a party, there’s always that *one* thing that I seem to forget about. Sometimes it’s floral arrangements, other times it’s as little as a tablecloth, but this year it was a fun and festive alcoholic beverage for the adults to enjoy. This Torani Blue Curacao syrup saved the day and inspired me to create this Winter Wonderland cocktail!

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