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Giveaway: Guerlain iPhone Case

Guerlain La Petite Robe Noire iPhone case

Amazing news, readers! On a recent trip to NYC, I spotted (and swooned over) this fabulous iPhone case — which Guerlain created in honor of their newest fragrance, La Petite Robe Noire.

The cases aren't for sale, but through some PR magic, the folks at Guerlain found a few we could give away. SWEET.

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Giveaway: ghd Peacock Flat Iron

ghd Peacock blue

Readers, I have a thrilling giveaway this week. ghd is famous for their flat irons, and while I don't use heat to style my hair, other reviewers have convinced me that ghd tools are the cream of the crop. (For what it's worth, I did

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Lancome’s Rouge in Love Instagram Contest

New York Times Magazine, Megan Fox, November 2009

On November 11, 2009, the New York Times Magazine featured Megan Fox on their cover. In the midst of everything else going on in this striking image, I was captivated by the lips ring on the hand of an unseen stylist.

Turns out that ring

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Lancome Midnight Rose Treasure Hunt

Lancome, Tresor Midnight Rose game

In case you haven't seen this already, Lancome is running a little Facebook game celebrating their new Tresor Midnight Rose fragrance — and ambassadress Emma Watson.

There's a video to watch, followed by a cute little online treasure hunt. It's 15 minutes of entertainment, and you'll get a free shipping code for Lancome-USA.com.

Random participants will

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Giveaway: Shu Uemura Holiday

Shu Uemura, holiday 2011, Wong Kar Wai

In honor of their glorious holiday collection, Shu Uemura has offered an absolutely amazing giveaway. One winner will receive:

  • The special edition Wong Kar Wai brightening cleansing oil
  • Glorious Masquerade glitter mascara
  • Pink Flush lipstick
  • the Flashing Gold brush set
  • Jeweled Love lashes, with lash glue

Prize value: $242 (click here for swatches

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Create Your Own Golden Moment

Thanks to DKNY, I recently enjoyed a "Golden Moment" — an incredible experience coupled with a beautiful fragrance.

DKNY would like to give you guys the opportunity to create your own golden moment as well. They have graciously provided three 1.7-oz bottles of DKNY Golden Delicious (and three golden clutch purses) for me to give away.

To enter, leave

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Win Your Wishlist

Happy Monday, readers! Hopefully, most of you already know about Interact, the community-based, user-generated companion site to this blog.

It's a place where you can read (and write) honest product reviews,  chat with fellow makeup lovers, and swap/sell makeup items that you bought and regretted — or find things that you missed out on.

One of

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One-Day Twitter Giveaway

Bliss, fabulips

Happy Friday, readers! I have a flash giveaway for those of you on Twitter (sponsored by Bliss).

Bliss recently launched their "fabulips" product line, so customers could recreate the pout-pampering spa treatment at home. They asked me if I'd like to give away a Fabulips treatment kit (which contains full sizes of the foaming lip cleanser, sugar

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Giveaway: Kate Somerville

Kate Somerville

Amazing news, folks. The people at Kate Somerville caught wind of my voyage of discovery with their brand, and they offered to sponsor a giveaway (!!).

They left the choice of prize up to me, so I selected based on what I've been trying and liking. The prize is (full-size bottles of):

  • ExfoliKate Intensive – Kate believes that
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Giveaway: Zoya Smoke & Mirrors

Readers, I have a completely awesome way to kick off your week. Zoya Nail Polish is letting me give away SIX complete sets of their fall collection, Smoke and Mirrors (12 polishes; $96 value).

If you'd like to win, leave a comment on this post telling me

  1. what country you're in, and
  2. your favorite polish ever (be specific!
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Name That Swatch Contest

Le Metier de Beaute, LMdB, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar, Sheer Brilliance Lip Gloss

Readers, I am quite pleased with this week's contest (both in prize and in execution).

I have taken three arms' worth of mystery swatches, and I'd like you to try to guess what they are. The contestant who gets the most correct answers will win a brand new Le Metier de Beaute Karla Sugar lipgloss.

There's just

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Aveda Favorites Giveaway

Because I was one of Aveda's Water Warriors this year, the company asked me to name my favorite products of theirs — and then they offered to donate them for a blog giveaway. Thank you, Aveda!

Unfortunately, this giveaway is only open to readers in the U.S.

One winner will receive full sizes of:

  • Be Curly Style
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Essie Resort Giveaway

A few days ago I posted swatches of Essie's two latest collections: Bridal and the pro-only, African-inspired Resort. So many of you said you liked the somewhat-harder-to-find Resort collection that I was inspired to give a Resort set away.

One randomly selected winner will receive all four Essie Resort polishes (Your Tent or Mine, Lion Around, Da Bush, and

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Giveaway and GWP News: Lancome

Lancome, Macy

In case you hadn't heard, Macy's has a pretty great Lancome GWP going on, now through February 21st (Presidents Day).

Spend at least $32.50, and you get:

  • your choice of bag
  • a nice-sized Genifique sample
  • deluxe-sized Juicy Tubes (shade unknown)
  • mini Hypnose mascara
  • a little bottle of Bi-Facil (LOVE these for travel)
  • you also get to
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Every Man Jack Giveaway

Every Man Jack, Six Pack Kit

In honor of Mr. Salt's first ever product review, I'm giving away two Every Man Jack Six Pack Kits. My winners will each receive:

  • Signature Mint Daily Shampoo
  • Signature Mint Body Wash
  • Signature Mint Face Wash
  • Signature Mint Shave Cream
  • Signature Mint Face Lotion
  • Twin Pack Lip Balm SPF 15
  • (plus a bag to carry it all in)
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