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“Ask Amy” tackles wrinkle creams

Hi Amy! I love reading your tidbits and I love nwaMotherlode. Can you give me some advice as to some of the better anti-aging creams out there that don’t cost a mint? It seems like […]

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Beauty Buzz: Cheap Stuff We Love!

Dear Amy, I really need some new makeup, but going to the department store and spending a few hundred bucks isn’t in my budget. Can you recommend some good, less expensive alternatives? Dear Beauty Budget, […]

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Beauty Buzz: Ask Amy

Dear Amy, I keep hearing that a tinted moisturizer is great for summer time, but I can’t find one that covers as well as I want it to. Is there a product out there that […]

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Beauty Buzz: Ask Amy

Dear Amy, You recommend pressed powder foundation for those of us with oily skin, but when I apply it with the enclosed sponge, it looks so thick and cakey. Am I doing something wrong? Dear […]

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Beauty Buzz: Ask Amy

Dear Amy, If you had to choose the celebrity who typically has the best make-up job on the red carpet, who would it be and why? Who has the worst? Dear Red Carpet Mama, I […]

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Beauty Buzz: “Ask Amy”

Dear Amy, Can you recommend a powder for setting my foundation? All of the ones I’ve tried seem so thick and “cakey.” On my last trip to Sephora, I discovered a loose powder that I […]

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Beauty Buzz: Ask Amy

Dear Amy, How can I convince my mother that her pancake foundation is outdated? She has been doing it this way for 40 years. I know her make-up could look a lot better and much […]

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Beauty Buzz: Ask Amy

Dear Amy, If you were trapped on a desert island with only three make-up and/or skin care products, what would you want those products to be and why? Dear Trapped, Believe it or not, unless […]

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Beauty Buzz: Ask Amy

Dear Amy, To tweeze or not to tweeze, that’s my question. When it comes to tweezing eyebrows, how do you know the difference between “too much” and “just enough.” I don’t want to overdo it […]

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Beauty Buzz: Ask Amy

Dear Amy, I’m confused about lip liner. Sometimes I hear that I’m supposed to line my lips and fill them in with the liner pencil. Then I hear some television make-up artists say they don’t […]

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Beauty Buzz: Ask Amy

Dear Amy, Shorts weather is right around the corner and my legs are way too white. I don’t have time to tan by the pool, and I don’t want to risk skin cancer. What are […]

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Beauty Buzz: Ask Amy

Dear Amy, My face is severely oily. What is a good product or products to help control the oil? Dear Rachel, The most important thing to remember with oily skin is that you have to […]

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Beauty Buzz: Ask Amy

Dear Amy, My little sister is getting married next week, and I’m the matron of honor. Both of us cry at the drop of a hat, so I know we’ll both need a waterproof mascara […]

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Dear Amy

Dear Amy, I’m looking for a new foundation for my oily skin. I want a good product that won’t make me break-out, but if I spend more than $20 on it, my husband will have […]

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Dear Amy

Dear Amy, Sometimes when I look in my makeup mirror, I think my pores look roughly the size of my toddler’s kiddie pool. Is there really a product out there that will shrink the size […]

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Dear Amy

Dear Amy, I was watching one of those makeover shows the other day and the makeup artist said that the woman’s look was very “dated.” Now I’m paranoid that I’m “dated”, too, because I’ve been […]

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The fabulous five

Beauty Buzz Product Reviews Laura Mercier Brow Powder Duo “Can’t live without this little gem. I am a victim of my own mid-90s over-plucking and this powder helps hide the damage. You have to buy […]