Bioelements All Things Pure Review



All Things Pure by Bioelements is a new line of skincare products for those who prefer simplicity when it comes to their skincare needs. All of their organic and natural ingredients are even listed on eco-friendly packaging to assure you that all of their ingredients are pure.



The All Things Pure Cleanser ($32) is so gentle and soothing for the skin. This creamy-like cleanser doesn't contain soap or harsh sulfates. Therefore, it will not foam like most cleansers out there. If you like scent in your skincare products, you will be disappointed with this one since it doesn't have a fragrance. This is good, especially if you have sensitive skin. However, it is ideal for all skin types. And, it is perfect dry skin since it is more moisturizing than most cleansers.



All of the products in the All Things Pure line are great, but the All Things Pure Scrub ($43) is my top favorite! It is the perfect facial exfoliator. It will gently slough away dead skin cells with curative Chinese grains without irritating your skin, and will make your skin look healthy and radiant. It has a slightly nutty scent, which is delightful! This is the only product in the line that has a scent.



I'm not particularly fond of eye oils, because they have a tendency to be messy. Plus, the oiliness doesn't help if you're wearing eye make-up. Needless to say, I'm a eye cream kind of gal! However, I still highly recommend the All Things Pure Eye Oil ($38). To avoid a mess, I apply it at night for it to work its magic. You can also apply this product on the rest of your face if you have dry skin.



The All Things Pure Moisturizer ($43) contains organic emollients with plant nutrients that will help hydrate away visible dullness and wrinkles. I don't have any wrinkles yet, but that doesn't mean I'm going to wait until they come along and then start using products like these. I'm going to try my best to prevent them! So far, so good. Best of all, this product is ideal for all skin types! :)

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Neocell Review



The SUPER COLLAGEN C ($24.95) is a versatile supplement product that is good for strength and flexibility of skin, ligaments, bones, joints, muscles, tendons, gums, teeth, eyes, blood vessels, nails, and hair. It even helps promote weight loss! I mainly used it to promote hair growth, and this is one of the cheapest products out there that promotes hair growth. I love that, because I'm not always able to shell out $140 for the Skin Total Body supplements by Perricone MD. Even though this product doesn't contain a plethora of essential vitamins like the other one does, it is just as versatile! While using this product, I noticed my hair was much more lush and thicker. I didn't notice much hair growth, but I'd probably have to continue taking these vitamins to see results. That is okay, because there really isn't a overnight miracle hair product out there! The supplements are somewhat big, and I'm aware that a lot of people don't like taking supplements like that. Luckily, they have a powder version that you can easily mix with water or juice.



I love eating blueberries for its antioxidant properties and health benefits. They're excellent for brain health, heart disease, cancer (known to starve cancer cells!) and a plethora of other wonderful benefits. Therefore, I was excited to try out the Blueberry Hyaluronic Acid Liquid ($29.95), which is a high concentration of hyaluronic acid that lubricates joints, eyes and skin. It is enhanced with the antioxidant power of Pomegranate and Green Tea, visual support of blueberry and the absorption benefits of ionic minerals. This liquid supplement is slightly bitter, but not bitter enough for me to want to mix it with something else to camouflage the taste. A great product to use for all of those benefits I mentioned above, and it is an all natural one as well!



The Resveratrol Antioxidant ($20.18) is formulated with beneficial nutrients such as Muscadine grapes, red wine, French grapevine and grape seed extracts since they're the best known sources of resveratrol. The health benefits of these ingredients have been known for a thousand years. Modern science and research has concluded that they're a great way to live a healthy lifestyle, because they're beneficial for cardio-vascular health, cancer treatment, diabetes and obesity. While I didn't notice a difference in my health, I felt healthier knowing what these supplements were good for.

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Radius Toothbrush Review



The Radius Intelligent Toothbrush ($8.99) is an extraordinary toothbrush that has a built in 2-minute timer and 30-second quadrant timer, which assures that you receive the right amount of brush time. It even includes a 90 Day wear meter (after 180 uses) that will let you know when it is time to replace your toothbrush head. Featuring a smart non-slip re-usable handle, you can reduce waste by 93%. This is guaranteed for 4 years!

Honestly, my teeth (and gums, gasp) have never felt so clean and smooth after using this toothbrush. I've been one of many who didn't brush their teeth for two full minutes, but I'm now getting the right amount of brush time thanks to the nifty timer! Brushing your teeth for two full minutes improves dental health and hygiene. This toothbrush might be a little pricier than the run-of-the-mill toothbrushes out there, but it is worth it for what it does. It is also kid-friendly (ages 6 and up can use this toothbrush)!

About Radius


RADIUS was founded on the Caribbean island of Tortola. James O'Halloran and Kevin Foley were architects who were fascinated by the idea of a functional and enjoyable toothbrush. They were appalled at the small head, hard toothbrushes of the day.

Facts


Research indicates that the major problem in oral hygiene is that of compliance - people don't use toothbrushes for long enough and tend to keep their toothbrush for too long. Dentists believe that with diligence - teeth and gums could be perfectly maintained for a lifetime. The average brushing time is from 31 to 65 seconds, depending on age or sex. The average toothbrush is thrown away after 10 months. RADIUS aimed to make the toothbrush comfortable, enjoyable and effective. With a mass of very soft bristles, a large head area for low pressure brushing and a comfortable handle, this toothbrush would let you brush lightly and accurately.

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88 Orange



With the success of the brand's "blossom" scented knits, 88 Orange offers a collection of home and body products to carry the fresh, citrus scent on your body and in your home. Clean, fresh breezes of lilac waft through the sweet citrus fields creating an utterly feminine moment of casual grace and elegance, reminiscent of a peaceful stroll through the orange groves of Southern California. The "blossom" scent has top notes of bright citronella and sweet tangerines, heart notes of fresh, pressed orange blossoms and cool water lily, embraced by bases notes of bright neroli and clean lilac.


Scent Blossom Eau de Parfum $55


88 Orange Body Butter $56


Scent Blossom 100% Soy Candle $40


Fabric Softener $16

Get Bryce Dallas Howard's Twilight Saga: Eclipse Premiere Hairstyle with Moroccanoil



Bryce Dallas Howard looked amazing at the premiere of The Twilight Saga:
Eclipse tonight. For her winning red carpet look, star stylist David Babaii
created a relaxed, Bridget Bardot inspired look. Luminous waves highlighted
her luxurious titian-colored hair as it was pulled back on each side,
accented with a subtle beehive with shiny, healthy beautiful hair cascading
sensually down her back. Babaii released several strands to strategically
fall forward and frame Bryce's face for a modern 60's effect.



David Babaii Explains How To Get The Look:

I prepared Bryce's hair by applying a small amount of argan oil-infused
original Moroccanoil Treatment on damp hair before blow-drying to condition,
strengthen and protect strands from the heat of the curling iron as well as
to eliminate any sign of frizz or static. It absorbs instantly and speeds my
blow-drying time so I can concentrate on styling. I love using Moroccanoil
Treatment with flat or curling irons when I work because the hair becomes
even better conditioned and healthier.

Once the hair was dry, I applied Moroccanoil Hydrating Styling Cream to the
palm of my hands then randomly finger-combed sections of the hair for
natural looking hold. After making a center part, I used a curling iron to
form loose, flowing waves that were easy to work and to tuck behind the
ears. I then gently teased the hair at the crown to create a suggestion of a
Bardot bee-hive, pinned the sides, and left a soft cascade of gorgeous hair
flowing down her back. Next, I lightly misted Bryce's hair using
Moroccanoil Glimmer Shine Spray for an extra boost of natural-looking shine
to reflect her beautiful color, especially in the bright lights on the red
carpet. It was important to me to give the hair a luminous, ethereal look,
and perfect condition and lustre was essential.

To hold the hair in place without compromising on shine or movement, I
finished the style with new Moroccanoil Luminous Hair Spray, which is
blended with Moroccanoil's exclusive argan oil-infused formula. It sprays on
in a soft, diffused mist and I love how touchable the hair feels, as well as
so moveable with long-lasting hold that lasts all night long.

Infiniti Conair Curling Iron Review and Giveaway



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The Infiniti by Conair You Curl ($49.99) will help you get "loose" in a fun and sexy way without "clamping" your style! I'll admit that I stopped using curling irons ages ago when I was introduced to a flat iron, but this is my new favorite styling product. My hair is naturally wavy, but I love to wear it straight most of the time. This product adds more enjoyment to my styling routine, and allows me to create additional curls for a sexier look. The cool thing about the Infiniti by Conair You Curl is that it doesn't feature a clamp like traditional curling irons. Therefore, you don't have to worry about those annoying, unattractive cramp kinks.

You just wrap your hair around the barrel, hold for a few seconds and then release! It takes awhile to get used to (at least it did for me). I've even accidentally burned myself a couple of times! I guess this is normal considering that it doesn't have a clamp. The conical design helps you achieve the curls that you desire by starting closer to the root, which allows more volume through the middle (large portion of the barrel) and the bottom will have a tighter curl (small section of the barrel). I add a touch of shine on my curls with adara Organic Virgin Coconut Oil ($12 - $30). This gives my hair a even more exotic look.

This curling iron features Tourmaline Ceramic™ technology, which provides superior protection, reduces frizz, helps eliminate static and does not have damaging hot spots. The ultra-high heat levels are instantly restored during use, and the 5 LED settings provide the ideal temperatures for all hair types. The stay-cool safety tip protects fingers during use.

The Infiniti by Conair You Curl is available nationwide at mass market and drug store retailers, as well as at http://www.conairyoucurl.com, for an average retail price of $49.99.

You can also find out more great info by “liking” Conair’s new Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/conairhair or following them at http://www.twitter.com/conair_hair.

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Expert Tips:

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2. For looser curls wrap wider sections of hair.

3. For today's look, don't wind hair all the way, but leave a few inches straight at the roots.





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Bridal Hair Trend Alert



To tap into your inner goddess for your own June wedding, start at the top with your hair. Frank Barbosa, celebrity stylist and go-to wedding hair guru at Frank Antonio Hair & Makeup in Newport, RI, recommends that you go beyond scoping out the looks you see in magazines and connect with what expresses your own individual style. “In fact, whether you go for an up-do, chignon or wear your hair long and loose, the trend now is moving away from formal styles to more relaxed, romantic looks that show the real you. The modern bride does not want to be overdone—her style should look effortless. I’m seeing hair worn down with playful but polished waves. Even hair that’s pulled back or worn up has a softer, care-free feeling.”



Here are Barbosa’s on-trend tips for achieving the perfect summer bridal ‘do:

- Do your homework. The person who cuts your hair may be handy with scissors, but may not be as skilled at styling the bridal look you want. Find a hair pro who specializes in creating wedding-worthy styles.

- Put together a look book with pages torn out of magazines and print-outs from wedding web sites. This works as a handy reference tool for you and your stylist.

- A few weeks before the Big Day, schedule a trial date with your stylist. Trying out your bridal look ahead of time eliminates stress, letting your stylist fine-tune your style until it’s perfect so that all goes smoothly on your wedding day.

- One week before the wedding, have your hair trimmed. If you highlight or color your hair, book your color appointment at the same time.

- Invest in the best styling products to take to your wedding hair appointment. You want your hair to look healthy and shiny so that it will look fabulous in all your wedding photos. Two mainstays in Barbosa’s own in-salon and travel wedding hair kits: RenĂ© Furterer Fioravanti Shine Enhancing No Rinse Detangling Spray for touchable hair with a healthy sheen, and Styling Finishing Spray Instant Hold, which helps hair stay in place all day, from your walk down the aisle to the last dance at your reception.

Brooke Burke Kicks-Off Wella's Color Discovery Tour in NYC

Celebrity mom and TV star Brooke Burke helped Wella Professionals kick-off their eight city Color Discovery Tour on Monday, June 21st at New York City’s South Street Seaport. The tour celebrates 130 years of haircolor innovation by providing access to top colorists in each region to help demystify professional haircolor with on-site, free personal haircolor consultations and recommendations.



Missed the tour today? Wella will be at the South Street Seaport again tomorrow, Tuesday, June 22nd with top colorists from NYC salons Arrojo Studio, Mark Garrison Salon, Patrick Melville Salon, Pepper Pastor Salon and Pipino Salon from 11 am to 6 pm. Stop by and receive 25% off your next haircolor service at one of the participating salons. Visit Wella’s Facebook page to learn more about the tour and the sweepstakes for a chance to win a trip to NYC for a celebrity haircolor transformation with a top stylist!

H2O+ Sea Mineral Cleanser Review

Deep-sea life thrives with essential elements that naturally nourish and revitalize your skin. They cultivate and combine these marine botanicals in our water-based formulas, creating a harmony of technology and nature found only in H2O Plus skincare.

The sea brings a brilliant balance to your skin. It's simple. It's essential. It's synergistic. Immerse yourself in sea-derived skincare.

Go to H2O Plus to save up to 60% off on select products for a limited time!



This is actually my first foray with the H2O Plus brand. I was given a few products to review from their store, and one of my favorite is the H2O+ Sea Mineral Cleanser ($18). With a beautiful sea-worthy scent, it is of the best creamy cleansers out there! It is formulated with advanced fucogel and sodium hyaluronate to help retain critical moisture. Sea Mineral Complex ™, vitamins and anti-aging marine extracts guard against premature fine lines and wrinkles.

The H2O+ Sea Mineral Cleanser will gently remove make-up and cleanse your skin while offering superior skin protection and hydration. It is soothing for dry and combination skin. I fall into the latter category, and I love how it doesn't make my skin worst by it being a cream-based cleanser. It makes my skin feel refreshed, clean and ready for the day!

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Sinus Buster Review



Sinus Buster ($14.99) is a new product that will make you forget about those over-the-counter nasal sprays since it gives most sinus medication a run for their money! Most sinus medication can be only used three days at a time. However, Sinus Buster contains Capsaicin Pepper, which allows you to use this product anytime a problem arises without the fear of rebound or addiction! They even have clinical results to prove this.



I've suffered from sinus problems for years and years, and I've never used a sinus medication that has given me so much relief! I will note that when you use this spray, you will feel a strong, burning sensation that will make you feel uncomfortable for a few seconds. You'll feel relief in no time once the burning sensation subsides. However, you can buy the Sinus Buster Mild if you're sensitive and want a more reduced capsaicin version. Sinus Buster provides relief for sinus headaches, sinus pressure and nasal congestion. This product doesn't contain any chemicals, additives or preservatives of any kind. It is also non-habit forming, zinc-free and has no known drug interactions.

How it Works:

- Capsaicin desensitizes the mucus membrane and blocks Substance P, the chemical messenger that relays pain signals to the brain.

- Capsaicin increases mucus secretions that help the body to flush out bacteria, unwanted debris and allergens.

- Capsaicin dilates constricted blood vessels that can cause headaches. Blood vessel constriction is what causes vascular headache pain.


You might also want to check out their other products. Allergy Buster ($14.99) will help you get relief for nasal congestion, sneezing, sinus pressure & headache and runny nose. Headache Buster ($14.99) is ideal for those unbearable headaches. It is combined with capsaicin along with two additional headache-fighting ingredients - feverfew and peppermint oil.

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Rahua by Amazon Beauty



For centuries women from the Quechua-Shuar tribe have combed the Amazon rainforest in search of the Rahua (raw-wa) nut. Its restorative oil holds the secret to their thick, flowing and lustrous hair.

In the 1990's they shared Rahua's power with renowned stylist and colorist Fabian Lliguin.

Intrigued, Lliguin studied Rahua's revitalizing effects on his own client's hair. Dry, damaged strands sprang to life with bouncy, renewed elasticity. Color treatments remained shiny and vibrantly true. Irritated scalps calmed under Rahua's soothing care.

Rahua by Amazon Beauty is the only business in the entire world allowed to gather the Rahua nut for commercial use. Their agreements with the governing Tribes insure the land is nurtured and protected.


Rahua Shampoo $32


Rahua Conditioner $34


Rahua Elixir $175


Rahua Finishing Treatment $45

Dentalogica Review and Giveaway



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Dr. Nicholas DePinto created Dentalogica with the idea that general health begins with a beautiful healthy smile. By combining cutting edge technology with the highest quality natural ingredients, Dentalogica has created the most innovative and effective collection of oral care products available Dentalogica exclusively features Dracaena Cambodiana (Blood of the Dragon) extract in all of its products. This natural extract, lovingly called "Sangre de Grado" in its native Ecuador, is a resin harvested from the Dragontrees found in the Cloud Forests of the equator.

Utilized for centuries to seal & protect wounds, speed healing, kill bacteria, reduce inflammation and stop bleeding, it is now exclusively used by Dentalogica for use in our oral care collection.



For centuries, indigenous cultures of South America have revered the sacred powers of the Dragon's Blood Tree. This magnificent tree is named for its blood red sap circulating under the bark, a deep, spicy resin with extraordinary properties rivaling legends of mythical dragons.

Tribes and ancient empires of South America utilized the Blood of the Dragon for its curative and aphrodisiac powers. Warriors of China, India and Africa also understood its legendary qualities and used it for its many medicinal properties.

The Blood of the Dragon, replete with potent antioxidants and phytonutrients, is empowered by the rare alkaloid taspine. Taspine gives The Blood of the Dragon the ability to heal wounds and fight infection, making it a highly effective antiseptic and antibacterial agent.

Modern science has confirmed the remarkable healing properties of the Dragon's Blood Tree. Research has shown the Blood of the Dragon to be a potent anti-inflammatory,antibacterial, antiviral, anti-fungal, and antioxidant.

Today, Dentalogica brings the Blood of the Dragon Tree and its holistic properties to our modern lives. Formulated by dentists, Dentalogica's complete line of oral care products is a natural and logical evolution in oral care.



The first product I tried out was the Fierce White 3-Day Whitening System ($75), which will fiercely whiten your teeth up to 6.3 shades within three days. I can honestly this is the best whitening system I've tried out so far. It is bit expensive, but it is well worth it considering I'm not too fond of the other brands I've tried out in the past. I've tried out Crest Whitestrips (icky) and the Rembrandt 2-Hour Whitening Kit (results doesn't last long), but they're no way as good as this one! I noticed dramatic results at Day 1. Unlike the others, I didn't experience any sensitivity. It burns a little bit when you first apply it on your teeth and get some on your gums, but the burning sensation quickly goes away!

Application is very easy. First, apply the primer gel and wait a few seconds. Then, apply the whitening gel after that. Repeat the steps after 10 minutes. The best way to achieve superior results is to do this morning and night. You can get a retouch with the Fierce White Retouch ($30). These convenient whitening pens makes it easy to use whenever or wherever a touch-up is needed. Both products are safe for veneers, crowns, partials and implants.

I also received the Typhon's Travel Gels - Portable Mint Tooth Gels ($25), which is a non-foaming Anti Cavity mint flavored tooth gels to use on the go - work, restaurant, in the car or on the plane. They're fortified with Fluoride to strengthen and remineralize the enamel. Great for cavity prevention! Xylitol creates a barrier against plaque formation and helps fight germs that lead to bad breath. Naturally hydrated Silica safely polishes away stains without bleach or harsh abrasives. I always keep these in my purse in case I need to freshen up my breath and / or to the keep the plaque at bay. This product is ideal for adults and children 6 years of age and older.

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adara Organic Virgin Coconut Oil - Peach Review




Imported from Singapore, adara is the highest grade Organic Virgin Coconut Oil available on the market today. Fair trade, organic, preservative and paraben free! Gathered on the Island of East Sumatra, it is only 24 hours between the time this precious oil leaves its shell and nestles into the adorable adara bottles. adara believes in ethical trade. It provides fair wages for its workers and builds clinics and schools for its communities. Love makes the world go round. Good ethics makes adara grow well!



I received the adara Organic Virgin Coconut Oil - Peach ($30) from b-glowing. I swear by coconut oil for my hair and skin care needs, but this line takes it to a different level by adding delightful fragrance oils. The peach version that I received is out of this world! It is also available in a travel friendly version for just $12. The adara Organic Virgin Coconut Oil - Peach makes my hair shiny, strong and keeps my hair from drying out in harsh weather. It also reduces frizz, prevents breakage and promotes hair growth. Personally, I prefer when coconut oil is solidified since it is less oily and messy! However, your skin or hair will immediately drink up this product within minutes. You can also add a few drops of this oil to your bath for a spa-like experience.

adara Organic Virgin Coconut Oil ($12 - $30) is also available in Green Tea, Jasmine or Lavender.

Buy 2 Large adara and get a 3rd bottle for FREE at b-glowing as their gift to you. A great way to save $30, and smell beautiful while at it! You pick the scent. No code needed. Tell them what scent you like during check out under "comments".

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Tarte Cosmetics Matte Waterproof Mineral Powder Bronzer in Park Ave Princess Review



I've tried to steer away from bronzers in the past, because they either make my skin look too orange-ish or overly tanned. However, the Matte Waterproof Mineral Powder Bronzer in Park Ave Princess ($29) will give you a sun-kissed look with a hint of shimmer without looking like you have been basking in the sun too long. It is just like their best selling Mineral Powder in Park Ave Princess Bronzer ($29), which is the same shade sans the shimmer.

My combination skin is worst in the summer, and this matte bronzer gives my skin a resplendent look without the shine. It is ideal for fair skin and medium complexions. This bronzer is also infused with natural, skin-softening mineral pigments that will improve skin’s texture, tone and clarity throughout the day.

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Twilight Eclipse Beauty: Kristen Stewart as Bella Swan

Born and raised in Los Angeles, CA, Kristen Stewart had Hollywood in her blood from an early age. With her father working for Fox Television and her mother a scriptwriter, Kristen couldn't help but jump into the Hollywood limelight. At the age of 8, Kristen started her career in a school Christmas show, where an agent discovered her and immediately had her in a Disney Channel TV production, the Thirteenth Year. After roles in several independent films and smaller projects, Kristen eventually took roles in more well known movies like Panic Room, Cold Creek Manor, In the Land of Women and Into the Wild. Kristen's most exciting role, by far, has been her role as Bella Swan in the 2008 blockbuster, Twilight. Mysterious and beautiful, Kristen's perfect portrayal of Bella Swan has America - and Edward Cullen - in love with her. And we all are wondering if Kristen and her co-star, Robert Pattison, are “just friends”! The much anticipated Twilight sequel, New Moon, was released in November 2009 with even more success than the first movie. Now, the fans of Kristen Stewart are waiting for the even more anticipated Eclipse, which is scheduled to hit theaters on June 30, 2010. Currently, Kristen is working on a movie that is being directed by her mother called K-11 and co-starring Jason Mewes, the vocal half of Jay and Silent Bob. Whether she was ready for stardom or not, Kristen has become an international superstar overnight! Known for her easy going attitude and preference for classic style, Kristen's simple, chic look has us totally loving her look.



Intense and mysterious, Kristen's eyes are not only totally sexy, but not so hard at all! Try applying eye make-up this way to get Kristen's simple look:



- Start by applying Bed Head Big Fat Fun Eyeliner ($16) in Black to the very edge of the eye lid. Apply more heavily as you move away from the nose, and smudge the eyeliner up into the crease.
- Use Bed Head 4-Play in Matte Love ($27) for a color scheme similar to the one that Kristen uses. Apply the second lightest color, the lightest brown, all over the eyelid for a neutral base. Then, apply the darker brown color along the crease and at the outside of the eye. Use the copper color very lightly for a bit of highlighting on the inner eye.
- Finish Kristen's look by applying Bed Head Eyes Love It Mascara ($14) to lashes, thicker at the outside corners of the eyes.

For Kristen's hair and loose, natural curls, try these tips:




- After cleansing and conditioning, apply Blow Wave Maker Light Twisting Lotion ($21). Work from roots to ends.
- Blow dry hair with the Solano Top Power Blow Dryer ($144) using either a round brush or your fingers to twist and twirl your hair as you dry, while working your fingers at the roots to get the kind of natural volume Kristen has. For straighter hair, try using a large curling iron to get those toppling waves.
- Finish your style using Phytolaque Hairspray ($18) to hold your style while allowing for flexibility and movement.

For a natural lip color like Kristen's, try this:




- Apply Bed Head Big Fat Fun Lip Liner ($16) in a neutral shade, like Decaf, lightly along the edge of your lips to carefully define them.
- Give yourself all over shine and moisture with Rosebud Salve ($6). Apply over your lips and smudge to help blend with the lip liner.

Kristen's porcelain face doesn't take a lot of fuss. Try these tips for skin makeup like hers:



- Apply Bed Head Dream Foundation ($30) in the appropriate color for your skin all over the face. Be careful to blend at your chin and along the hairline.
- For a dust of pink along the cheeks, use an extremely pale pink like Bed Head Player Blush in Shyness ($17). Apply blush to brush, blow off excess dust and brush lightly across the cheek bone. Repeat as needed for darker color.

Twilight Eclipse Beauty: Dakota Fanning as Jane

Hannah Dakota Fanning, known as Dakota Fanning, was born on February 23rd 1994 in Conyers, Georgia. Her mother, Joy Arrington, is professional tennis player & her father, Steve Fanning, is a former minor league St. Louis Cardinal. Although Dakota is on the varsity cheer squad at Campbell High School in North Hollywood, California, it is safe to say that acting is her strong point. Her acting career started out with commercial & small guest star roles in shows such as ER, CSI and The Practice, then her major break through film came with I Am Sam in 2001. For her role in I Am Sam, Dakota was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild award, making her the youngest person ever to be nominated (she was 7 at the time). After this point, her acting career took off. Dakota played in several roles from 2002 - 2007 such as Taken, Trapped, Uptown Girls, Sweet Home Alabama, Hide and Seek, Lilo and Stitch 2, War of Worlds, Hounddog and Push. In 2006, she was invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science and became the youngest member in the Academy’s history. It was reported in Forbes magazine that Dakota earned $4 million in 2006 alone, making her the fourth top earning star under the age of 21. In 2008, her movies Coraline and Push were released on the same day, February 6th. She also was a star role in the flick The Secret Life of Bees. Dakota played Jane in the fan crazed books brought to life Twilight saga and will continue as that role in the much anticipated upcoming Twilight Eclipse, scheduled to release on June 30, 2010.



Eyes



- First, shape your eyebrows using our preferred Tweezerman Speedy Tweeze ($40). This tweezer is specially shaped to get the job done fast!
- To add some color and a slight shimmer to your eyes, use Orglamix Pure Mineral Eye Color in Moonstone ($8). This color will give you a natural looking color to your eyes to make you look youthful!
- Line your upper eye lid with Bella Oh La La Liner in Noir ($14). If you prefer, you can also apply a little to your lower lash line to add more definition.
- To finish off the look, use Fusion Beauty LashFusion XL ($24) to give your lashes an extra umph!

Hair




- Use Marcia Teixeria Brazilian Keratin Shampoo for Daily Use ($19) as well as the Conditioner for Daily Use ($19). This shampoo is sulfate-free which makes it safe to use everyday! It will also restore your hair's natural keratin.
- Afterwards, spray on It’s a 10 Miracle Leave-in Product ($18) to protect your hair from heat, control frizz, and give your hair some extra shine.
- Use a small amount of KMS California AddVolume Styling Foam ($15) to give your hair some extra volume.
- While blow-drying, use our preferred Spornette Taegu Air Styling Rounders ($10) in Large. This brush will speed up your drying time, as well as add some volume. It is also designed so that is does not tangle your hair while you are drying.
- To finish off the look, simply spray Tigi S Factor Vivacious Hairspray ($26) all over to make sure you have a style that will last you all day.

Lips




- First apply Rosebud Perfume Co Strawberry Lip Balm ($6.50).
- Then apply Rosie Jane Lip Dew in Apple Blossom ($17) to add a pop pink to your lips.

Skin



- Prep your face with a light moisturizer. We recommend Weleda Everon Face Balm ($15), a perfect, light wear daily moisturizer made to protect your face against the harsh elements.
- Apply DuWop Surface Foundation in Moonstone ($22) as a light layer all over. This can also be used as a concealer to hide those unsightly dark circles under the eyes or the occasional blemish.
- For a slight glow, use DuWop Blushbooster in Mango ($22) on your cheek bones to get Dakota’s natural rosy color.

Bridgewater Candles Giveaway





10 winners will receive a Special Edition Candle from Bridgewater Candles.

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Bridgewater Candle Company is proud to partner with Rice Bowls™, an organization who provides much needed nutrition to orphaned children across the globe.

The net proceeds of this special edition candle will feed one orphaned child for one week. A keepsake bookmark telling the story of an orphaned child is enclosed in each box.

With the Seasonal Special Edition Candle Program, $5.25 will be given to support the mission of Rice Bowls. On average, $5.25 will feed one child for one week. The Special Edition Candle is a seasonal program beginning on June 1, 2010 and continuing through December 15, 2010.

Rice Bowls currently gives more than $0.70 per dollar directly to the orphanages with a long term goal of giving $0.90 per dollar received.

Learn more about the Light a Candle Feed a Child Project here on their YouTube Channel or join their Facebook Page.



For more than 10 years Bridgewater Candle Company have captured Snapshots of Life. With an unchanged commitment to superior quality, they're now wrapped in fresh, new, contemporary packaging. Their clean burn and strong, true fragrances are enjoyed by young and old around the world. Their NATURAL SOY BLEND is formulated for maximum fragrance and long burn times. For every jar candle sold, Bridgewater donates money to feed one orphaned child for one day. Everyday.

God created us with a sense of smell so closely associated with our memories that scents remind us of people, places, and events. Bridgewater fragrances are forever linked to special moments and memories.






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