Confident Beauty

Beauty tips and products for the mature, confident woman.

Ages 40 & Up

Every stage in life has its challenges. Walking with confidence into the future can be overwhelming while dealing with sudden changes in our skin, hair, and metabolism. We can get stuck with an old beauty routine that no longer fits our life style or changing self image. Get tips and tricks to keep you fresh, vibrant and modern. Simple solutions with beautiful results.

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The Benefit of Benefit

I love when I learn about a new product and it takes me by surprise. This past summer my beautiful and fun niece came to spend a couple of nights on her way to Cape Cod. I was very excited and of course, top of our agenda, was to play with makeup! Before we left on...

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The Best EVER way to Brighter Skin

The Big REVEAL: EVER Skincare is a Botanically based skincare line that utilizes the Magnolia plant to deliver smoother and brighter skin.  This is how they describe their products on their website: "Our formulas and ingredients are free of parabens, sulfates,...

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The Best Eye Makeup Remover

We can get pretty excited over here at Your Basic Beauty.  We have been known to scream over highlighters and maybe jump up and down about long lasting lipsticks, but this little baby has brought us to a stand still...jaw dropping pause. Clinique Take the Day Off Eye...

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Up and Down

Sometimes we are up and sometimes we are down.  But our friend Rebecca makes it all look beautiful. Rebecca has a lightheartedness about her with an easy smile. She is as fun as she is fit!  Her weekly fitness routine is a combination of spin, strength training,...

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The Perfect Summer Tote

    We all have that one (or five) perfect summer bag. It's light and pretty- exactly how we all want feel! Take a peak inside Basic Beauty's Perfect Summer Tote to see what we think every woman should be carrying around this season.      ...

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Best Self Tanners

Get glowing this summer with any of our favorite self tanning methods. Whether for your face, body, 24 hour stay, or long-lasting.. we've got you covered.   Face  Both of these products are buildable. For long lasting results must use for 2-3 days in a row....

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RMS Obsession

So this is how it all started....I have coveted the number one selling RMS beauty Living Luminizer forever!  I wouldn't allow myself to purchase it due to the fact that I may have 92 other Luminizing products.  But the desire ran deep. Then my best friend Sue came to...

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GYM MAKEUP

I joined a new gym.  My whole routine has changed.  Just what I needed, a little shake up to the same old habits.  Of course my products needed a little boost too.  This gym is filled with beauties and I needed to feel a little more confident.  So here is what I...

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Dewy Skin Perfection.

We've all come to discover what amazing things a great highlighter can do to the appearance of our faces. If you haven't, check out all the benefits in this post. Now imagine taking your highlight to the next level. The newest trend of "glossing" will leave your skin...

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The No Makeup Look.

Sometimes it can be a little scary leaving the house without any makeup. Whatever the reason, it's nice to have a go-to regimen for a quick, easy, no makeup look that makes you feel comfortable in your own skin. The combo is different for everybody. I have found that...

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LONG LASTING LIP

I actually think this is how my beauty addiction started.  Chaptsick!  I have been in search of the perfect lip moisturizer since about the 6th grade.  I have sensitive skin and perpetually dry lips.  Even with all my testing of lipsticks and lip glosses, I have never...

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PROM PERFECTION

What's that saying....A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words.......yes, that's it! Basic Beauty loves Prom season because we get to play with all of our glitter and gloss.  We see so many young pretty girls bubbling with excitement for their big night.  We get to see...

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