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Gorgeous Green Beauty Picks for St. Patrick's Day!

St. Patrick's Day is just a few days away and if you're looking for some fun ways to wear your green, we've got you covered! Green is a great color for spring and Planet Beauty has some gorgeous options for you to incorporate this gorgeous shade into your makeup and nail routine. 

1. Smashbox Photo Op Eyeshadow in Quick Take: You don't have to wear neon green on St. Patrick's Day to make a statement. This little trio comes with three beautiful shades that compliment each other perfectly. Vanilla, Ambient and Serpent can be used seamlessly together to create day to night looks for any occasion. Subtle on the shimmer, this eye shadow trio is ideal for everyone. 

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2. bareMinerals Soiree Eye Shadow: This shimmer shadow is the shade of dark, golden spruce for eye color with a little dimension on its own. This loose shadow packs a lot of pigment, so a little goes a long way. Use a brown or bronzed liner to make your eyes pop.

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3. jane iredale Khaki Kraze Eyeshadow Trio: Another beautiful trio, Khaki Kraze comes with a pale peach shadow, matte deep moss shadow and shimmery soft brown shadow. Use all three at once or individually for an eye shadow look that can be both professional and fun. 

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Rose Quartz and Serenity: Pantone Colors to Inspire You

Pantone has chosen their color of the year, except for 2016, they've chosen TWO colors. This year, Pantone is giving us two colors: Rose Quartz (pale pink) and Serenity (soft blue). The inspiration comes from the idea of balancing warm rose tones with cool tranquil blues. This balance is both gender-blending and harmonious, so get ready to see it everywhere this spring. If you're looking to be inspired by Pantone's colors, check out some of our favorites. 

Rose Quartz Inspiration

1. OPI Infinite Shine You're Blushing Again: This lovely pink is a great shade for everyday and it'll will stay on longer with the Infinite Shine 3 Step System.

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2. OPI Suzi Nails New Orleans: A brighter shade of pink, this pink is perfect for anyone who can't get too pale with their nails.

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3. Deborah Lippmann Candy Girl: Part of Deborah Lippmann's Limited Edition Sweets for my Sweet collection, this is one baby pink we can't take our eyes off.

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4. Stila Rose Quartz Jewel Eyeshadow: It has the perfect name. It's pretty. It's shimmery. You're going to wear this summer through spring.

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Try These Summer Beauty Trends Before It's Too Late

The end of summer is vastly approaching, but don't go packing up your favorite bathing suit just yet. Before you start going through your fall wardrobe, I encourage you to thoroughly enjoy the last few weeks of summer and try out the summer's hottest beauty trends before it's too late. 

1. Dye your hair a bright or pastel shade: Before summer ends, get in touch with your inner mermaid or punk rock chick and have some fun with your color. You can either go all in and dye it completely pink or you can try out a balayage for something more subtle. For a quick and easy kiss of color, pick up Redken's Color Rebel Hair Makeup. This temporary hair color is perfect for anyone who wants some edge without the commitment. 

2. Embrace the bronze: Get one last perfect summer selfie by showing off your beautiful and bronzed skin. Summer is all about achieving that healthy glow and Planet Beauty has a wide selection of bronzers that will make you look like a total sun goddess without any of the harmful UV damage. 

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3. Dare to wear bright lips: What goes better against beautifully bronzed skin than a gorgeous pout sporting bright lip color? Put away the nudes in your makeup bag and embrace a brighter color before summer ends. Get out of your comfort zone and try a purple, coral or bright red lip. Too Faced's Melted Liquified Lipsticks have a great selection of shades that will make heads turn when you walk by.

Five Lazy Girl Beauty Tips That Will Fool Anyone

Are you the kind of no-hassle gal who prefers  sleep over primping in the morning with a tedious beauty routine? Do you find yourself hitting the snooze button at least three times before forcing yourself out of bed? Do you find yourself day-dreaming while your friends talk about the latest contouring techniques? If this sounds like you, then you may need a lazy gal tips for looking fabulous in a short amount of time.  

Tip #1 Dry shampoo your hair and opt for an effortless updo style: Washing your hair and blowing it out can take way too long in the morning, especially if your hair is shoulder-length or longer. Shave away minutes in the morning and use a dry shampoo to refresh your hair. You can always go the easy route and toss your hair up in a classic ponytail. However, if you have a few extra minutes to spare, try a braided updo that will turn heads at work. 

Tip #2 Hide pesky chips in your manicure with chunky glitter specks: Instead of sitting there and carefully re-painting your nails, quickly cover any spots with chunky glitter specks and make it look intentional. Not only will they disguise those unsightly chips, but your entire manicure will look just a little more glam. Essie's Luxeffects add just the right amount of dazzle to your day.

Get Your Green on for St. Patrick's Day!

St. Patrick's Day is right around the corner and we're inviting you to get your green on in celebration! Take a look at some of our favorite green beauty products and join in on the Tuesday festivities!

1. Smashbox Always Sharp 3D Liner in Billionaire: This gorgeous antiqued green and gold liner is the perfect way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day and make your eyes stand out. 

2. jane iredale Jelly Jar Gel Eyeliner in Green: Go for a colorful cat eye with jane iredale's gel eyeliner in green. The color is a versatile, almost olive tone that will look beautiful for non-festive occasions, as well.

3. Stila Magnificent Metals Foil Finish Eye Shadow in Metallic Jade: Conquer the day with this fierce, metallic green for the perfect shadow that'll give you an edge for a fun night out.            

4. Essie's Nail Polish in Shake Your $$ Maker: A truly festive St. Patricks Day green, you will be the life of the party. An electric green shade, you'll love wearing this in the summer, too.

5. OPI's Infinite Shine in To The Finish Lime: Don't shy away from lime and wear this creamy lime nail polish for St. Patricks Day AND Easter. The ideal spring green, you'll get compliments wherever you go. 

6. Deborah Lippann's Nail Polish in Laughin' to the Bank: Anyone in search of a true, emerald green will fall in love with this beautiful, shimmery green.

Are You Ready for Super Bowl Sunday?

Super Bowl Sunday is almost here and we're ready to get into the spirit of the game! Nothing is more fun than showing your team spirit and sporting the colors that reflect the love of your team.  This Super Bowl game is probably going to be a nail biter, and whether you're rooting for the Patriots or the Sehawks, I've got you covered with some beauty inspiration!

If the New England Patriots are the team you love, show your support with a Patriot-inspired blue eyeshadow look. Smashbox's Double Exposure Palette has the perfect deep blue shade that will look gorgeous and eye-catching. I suggest going with some intensity and wearing it wet. After all, go big or go home, right? If you'd rather show your love with lipstick, go with a Patriot-inspired red pout. I'm in love Smashbox's Lip Lacquer in Legendary for a true, blue red tone. Don't forget your manis and pedis this Sunday, too. For the closest shade to Patriot blue, I'm digging OPI's U Saw...We Saw...Warsaw. For a Patriot-inspired red, pick up a bottle of Essie's Really Red.

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