Mountain Chic

Reflections and observations on culture, food, style and travel

Lips: Nars Velvet Matte Lip Pencil in Cruella; Turtleneck: G-Star (from last year, but same style available in other colors) In recent years, I’ve gravitated toward neutral lips more often than not: soft, pale pink lipsticks and nearly nude glosses.  But this year, bright lips are back, and this fall, some colors normally reserved for …

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To be sung to the tune of “Walk Like An Egyptian”. Have you tried one of these sheet masks – popular in the skin-care-fanatic capital of the world, South Korea, and recently all the rage here in the States? I love face masks because I can be really lazy about getting facials.  I like throwing …

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{Philip B Russian Amber Imperial Shampoo} I’m a beauty junkie.  That much is probably clear to you by now.  Why do you think I started this blog?  I’m on a mission to find equally crazy people.  Are you out there?  (Even if you’re not beauty-product-crazy, thanks for reading.) I have quite the shampoo collection, much …

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