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Fall Makeup: Deep Red & Taupe Hues

Hey guys! Fall is right around the corner and that means busting out those deep burgundy lipsticks! I love the look of clean skin paired with a bold lip. For a touch of color on the eyes, I applied a taupe shadow on the lids and added mascara. The details on how I created this look will be listed below.

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Beauty, Skin Care

Top 10 Moisturizing Products for the Winter

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As the weather gets colder, our skin gets drier. Nobody likes dull, dry skin. Especially, when you want that flawless, dewy complexion. There’s no reason why we can’t have that all year round. Andrea & I have picked our top 10 moisturizing products that we think you all should try! One, or both of us, have used these products and we really stand by their ability to moisturize and freshen the skin.

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Glittery Holiday Look

Hey beauties! I wanted to create a really dramatic makeup look using some glitter and a festive red lip. This look is perfect to wear for New Years Eve! Below I’ve listed all the steps to create this look.

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Soft Holiday Glam

Hey beauties! The holiday’s are here and it’s time to get glammed up! This look I created is very soft but has a dramatic touch. I love neutral colors because they’re wearable for anyone. I added a little drama using lashes but as always, lashes are optional! Below, I discuss how I created the look. If you try out this look, please tag me on instagram, #andreaaagp. Hope you all enjoy!!

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How to pull off a taupe lippie

Hello Loves!

I’m obsessed with matte lips lately. I love how they stay on all day and don’t even budge! Today I’m sharing a perfect fall lippie, Anastasia Beverly Hills  liquid lipstick in the shade, Sepia. It’s a gorgeous taupe shade which is something I don’t normally grab when shopping for lipsticks. You might ask, “who would wear this grayish-brown lipstick?” Well, I’m here to show you how to pull it off the right way!

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If you’re going to wear a taupe lipstick, the face should be pretty simple but adding warmth and glow to the skin so you don’t look like death has come upon you. You can either do light makeup on the eyes, such as liner and mascara, or pair it with a little more drama. Of course I had to be a little bold!

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Date Night Makeup

Hey guys! Welcome to my first blog post. I wanted to create this blog in collaboration with Bianca because we have so many helpful tips and tricks to offer. People always ask me questions like, “How do you get your skin to look flawless?” or “How do you master the sharp winged liner?” and I feel like this blog would be perfect to answer all those questions. I hope you guys enjoy this blog! Feel free to leave a comment or email us with any requests on what you’d like to learn or see on Sophisticated Blondes.

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For this look, I’ll be talking about date night makeup. When going on a date, I like to keep my makeup natural rather than looking like I have too much makeup on. Yes, I understand you want to impress the person you’re going on a date with, but applying too much makeup can make you look like you’re trying too hard. The goal is to look effortless! Below I have listed my favorite way to achieve this look!

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