MEET ALEXIS ANDROULAKIS AND CHRISTINA BASIAS – CREATORS OF FEMPOWER BEAUTY
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On the night of the 2017 Womenâ€™s March, Alexis Androulakis and Christina Basias watched the massive numbers of women and allies that came together across the world to march for equality. They imagined every human that marched donating and the change it would create, and it was an AHA moment. They saw an opening for activist beauty, and thus Fempower Beauty was born.
The initial idea that Alexis and Christina had was for a product that femmes interact with on a daily basis to spark magic and create impact. They chose beauty because it has inevitably dictated what it means to be â€œfeminineâ€ for centuries. And they knew that those rules had to change. Wanting to make giving b
THE LIPSTICK QUEEN GOES LUXE WITH VELVET ROPE
How can you not fall in love with Australian import Poppy Kingâ€”the self made Lipstick Queen! She is one lady who deserves a group “attagirl!” Obsessed with finding the perfect shade of lipstick, she started her company in 1991 when she was only 18 and followed her dream to become one of the biggest beauty brands down under. Poppy’s perseverance has inspired women to wear their lipstick proudlyâ€”and she is certainly not shy about developing bold shades with big personality for a woman with confidence.
My first introduction to Lipstick Queen was through the brand’s Oxymoronâ€”a lip and cheek creation in perfect neutral tones. She calls it a lip-cheek rouge, and it is int
BITB CO-HOSTS TWITTER CHAT WITH ESSENCE COSMETICS
(Post Sponsored by essence cosmetics)
Get ready for BeautyInTheBagâ€™s biggest Twitter party ever! On Thursday, June 6, 2013, from 7pm to 8pm EDT, BITB will co-host a Twitter chat with essence cosmetics, which is the official partner of the Justin Bieber Believe Tour. Charu Suri, BITBâ€™s very own Twitter Chat Host, will be online to guide the fun, as well as four other bloggers.
The chat will focus on cosmetics, style, pop music, and, of course, Justin Bieber. A guaranteed fun time, but also a chance to win an unbelievable grand prize: an all-inclusive trip for 2 people to Los Angeles for 3 days / 2 nights, 2 Justin Bieber concert tickets, and one meet and greet with the B
SAY GOODBYE TO YESTERDAYâ€™S LIP GLOSS
Once upon a time, you had to choose between moisture or color when picking a lipstick or gloss. But not anymore. Updated lip hybridsâ€”meaning lipsticks, lip stains, balms, and glossesâ€”provide equal parts moisture and durable color. You can kiss those old lip products goodbye.
We all love the tried and true Clinique Chubby Stick, a moisturizing lip balm with a hint of color. But check out this hybrid, Clinique Superbalm Moisturizing Gloss ($15). This high-gloss lip balm has antioxidants and moisturizers that keep your lips luscious while relieving dryness. In nin