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The best celebrity wedding dupes

Planning a wedding can be extremely stressful, especially if you already have a specific idea in mind that you want to recreate. Celebrity weddings are extremely glamourous, but they don’t all come with an adorable price tag – luckily, wedding dupes have been growing in popularity in recent years. Many wedding retailers have been working to recreate some of our favourite celebrity wedding items at a fraction of the price of the original. Let’s take a look at some of the best celebrity wedding ...
Tags: Fashion, Featured, Kim Kardashian, Etsy, Jay Z, Kaley Cuoco, Kanye West, Weddings, Stella Mccartney, Asos, Sussex, Lake District, Cumbria, Kim Kardashian West, Beyonce Knowles, Meghan


Ultraworking Work Marathon

Ultraworking is hosting a 4-day Work Marathon Aug 14-17, 2019, based on their Work Cycles model, which is similar to the Pomodoro method. This involves working in 30-min blocks with 10-min breaks between, and you map out your next work block during each break. I often work in cycles like this and find it pretty effective for some types of work.Of course you’re not expected to work for 96 hours straight, but they’re providing some structure with extra accountability during this time, so that coul...
Tags: Careers, Ultraworking Work Marathon, Ultraworking


Mented Helped Me Find My Nude Makeup Groove

For years, my lipstick loving life was all about color. The bolder and brighter, the better. Hello, when given the opportunity to come up with my own color I devised All Of My Purple Life. I LOVE a vibrant lip color. But I also realized that I leaned heavily on color to give me courage.... Read More The post Mented Helped Me Find My Nude Makeup Groove appeared first on Afrobella.
Tags: Makeup, Beauty, Lipstick, Lips, Indie Brand Love, African American makeup, Mented Cosmetics, Indie Beauty Products, Brown Lipstick


Going Back to School with Clear Skin

It’s that time of year again… the kids are going back to school. The first day of school if happening for a lot of students now and in the near future and everyone wants to feel their best on this big day.If your teen or college-bound student is not looking forward to this milestone moment because of their skin, I have some product suggestions to get skin clear. ...
Tags: Acne, Beauty, Skin Care, Bha, Paula, Oxy, Top Ten Tuesday, Mario Badescu, Hydrocolloid Pimple Patches Sometimes


Do You Act Like a Lawyer With Family and Friends?

Do you act like a lawyer all the time? As they say, once a lawyer, always a lawyer. Unless you are disbarred. Or win the lottery and surrender your license. How many of you bring your much-welcomed legal analysis and tone to the dinner table, family outings, sporting events, holidays, weddings and funerals? If you always act like a lawyer, will you be able to avoid burnout and be the best lawyer you can be? “Lawyers are often taught in their careers to develop proper communication, analytical...
Tags: Law, Careers, Being a Lawyer, Facebook Twitter


DIY Beauty: A Book Full of Dupes for Your Favorite Beauty Products

My feelings about the DIY movement can be summed up in two words: punk rock. That’s the vibe I get when flipping through the pages of DIY Beauty by Ina De Clercq. Well, that’s the short version of this title. The real title couldn’t possibly be that simple: DIY Beauty: Easy, All-Natural Recipes Based on Your Favorites from Lush, Kiehl’s, Burt’s Bees, Bumble and bumble, Laura Mercier, and More! (Amazon, $12.32) (The awkwardly placed lemon on this book cover is hiding a very ugly “REVIEW COPY ONL...
Tags: Amazon, Asia, Fashion, Kiehl, Burt, Laura Mercier, Anastasia Beverly Hills, de Clercq, Ina De Clercq, Lush Kiehl, MAC Cleanse Off Oil Burt