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This Week in Dupes, Vol. 090

Did a product catch your eye this week? Check out dupes for the most loved and most wanted products between May 5th and May 11th before you buy! Join Discussion [Author: Christine]
Tags: Beauty, Christine, Weekly Features, Dupe List


YSL Light Me Red & Take My Red Away Rouge Pur Couture Lipsticks Reviews & Swatches

Light Me Red (119) YSL Light Me Red (119) Rouge Pur Couture SPF15 Lipstick ($38.00 for 0.13 oz.) is a medium-dark red with subtle, warm undertones and a cream finish. It had nearly opaque pigmentation that adhered evenly and smoothly across my lips in one layer. The consistency felt lightweight, creamy without being too slippery, and was easy to work with. The lipstick stayed on nicely for five and a half hours, left a faint stain b...
Tags: UK, John Lewis, Beauty, Lipstick, Christine, Yves Saint Laurent, Marlene, Lip Products, Pigmentation, Tom Ford Beauty Isabelle, Sephora Nordstrom Neiman Marcus Saks, Kat Von D Santa Sangre, MAC Fireworks DC, Carmine Take My Red Away 120 LE Limited Edition


Estee Lauder Wicked Wish & Tempt Me Hi-Lustre Lipsticks Reviews & Swaatches

Wicked Wish Estee Lauder Wicked Wish Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick ($32.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a brighter, light-medium coral with a balance of pink and orange undertones paired with a barely-there shimmer and luminous sheen. It looked less shimmery than most Hi-Lustre shades have for me, so it seemed like it would be more flattering to wear (as sometimes metallics can emphasize lip texture), but the texture was creamier, more em...
Tags: UK, John Lewis, Beauty, Lipstick, Estee Lauder, Christine, Pat McGrath, Lip Products, Pigmentation, Temptalia, Sephora CA Sephora, MAC King Salmon DC, Summer 2020, Sephora Ulta Nordstrom Neiman Marcus, MAC Smoked Almond DC, FeelUniqueHarvey Nichols UK House of Fraser


Why Talent Sourcing is a Never-ending Job

If your company is such a great place to work, then why does talent sourcing continue to be an ongoing challenge? In a job market that was just flipped upside down—went from hard to source talent to not so much, but it could easily change again, and regardless of the job market, sourcing talent should never end. Technology and generational factors all play a part in attracting—and retaining—talent at your organization. Here are some possible recruiting blind spots your team may not be aware of. ...
Tags: Careers, Workplace Culture, Analytics, HR, Unemployment, Web/Tech, Hiring, Gallup, Emily, Recruitment Marketing, Recruitment Best Practices, Recruitment Trends, Talent Acquisition, Emily Chen, Julie Shenkman, Nexxt


Dusita Short Poetry Contest

During this time of lockdown, we have had to communicate more with our friends, to check out what's going on and to cheer up a little, and find out if they need some assistance. So we contacted Pissara Umavijani of Dusita Paris and found out that she is hosting a Poetry Contest with excellent prizes for our readers! SERGEY BORISOV: Hello Pissara! I hope you and yours are well and safe. How do... Read full article: Dusita Short Poetry Contest from Fragrantica Perfumes and Colognes Magazine. ...
Tags: Fashion, Fragrantica Perfumes, Sergey Borisov, Pissara Umavijani, Dusita Paris


Committing to the Stretch

One thing I love about blogging is that by writing about many aspects of personal growth, I improve and deepen my understanding of those aspects. Writing helps me glean fresh insights connect the dots in new ways. This has been especially true of workshops and courses. Initially such projects felt daunting, but eventually I got the hang of them. Now a big part of my motivation for selecting such projects is the rich personal gains I’ll make in my ability to understand and apply the material. ...
Tags: Productivity, Careers, Steve, Abundance, Creating Reality


Dogs endure emotional difficulties in puberty like humans, says study

Research finds animals are less responsive to instructions from their carer during adolescenceMoody, unpredictable and with an striking disregard for the rules, teenagers can be hard to handle. Now it turns out the same is true for adolescent dogs.Researchers say they have found that pooches become less responsive to instructions from their carer during adolescence. Continue reading...
Tags: Science, Dogs, Animals, Pets, Life and style


ERA broker pays for delivery of 15K flowers to NYC medical workers

The Utah-based brokerage teamed up with Milgro nursery to deliver flowers to 13 hospitals in New York as a show of gratitude.
Tags: Utah, New York, Lifestyle, Radio, Agent, ERA, Select, Neil Walter, Agents Giving Back, Coronavirus, Milgro


ERA broker pays for delivery of 15,000 flowers to NYC medical workers

The Utah-based brokerage teamed up with Milgro nursery to deliver flowers to 13 hospitals in New York as a show of gratitude.
Tags: Utah, New York, NYC, Lifestyle, Radio, Agent, ERA, Select, Neil Walter, Agents Giving Back, Coronavirus, Milgro


Pervez Damania: State of Aviation Industry Post COVID-19

Our dear friend and aviation industry legend Pervez Damania speaks to CNBC on the state of the aviation industry today and in the future, post COVID-19
Tags: Life, India, Cnbc, Pervez Damania


New from Skylar: Salt Air

Cat Chen founded her hypoallergenic fragrance company Skylar in 2017 with the launch of four fragrances; Arrow, Coral, Isle, and Meadow, followed in 2018 by Capri  and Willow. We introduced the brand on Fragrantica here. Skylar was born from a desire to create natural and at the same time sophisticated perfumes, and the brand takes pride in its clean philosophy, saying, "It’s simple — use t... Read full article: New from Skylar: Salt Air from Fragrantica Perfumes and Colognes Magazine.
Tags: Fashion, Chen, Meadow, Skylar, Fragrantica Perfumes, Fragrantica


RE/MAX Integra providing branded masks to its brokerages

The independently owned Canadian subfranchisor of RE/MAX is supplying reusable 'RE/MASKS' to all of its North American brokerages.
Tags: Lifestyle, Radio, Mike Jones, Integra, Brokerage, Face Masks, PPE, Fiona Petrie, Re/max Integra, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Home Showings


Fashion Designers Jens and Emma Grede Buy $24 Million Bel Air Estate

Though they’re still largely unknown here in the U.S., married businesspeople Jens and Emma Grede are behind some of the most hyped fashion launches in recent years. With Khloe Kardashian, Emma Grede co-founded the curvy Good American denim brand, which reportedly racked up more than $1 million in sales on its launch date. Jens Grede, […]
Tags: Fashion, Los Angeles, Moguls, Bel Air, Keller Williams, Jens, Coldwell Banker, Jens Grede, Emma Grede, Westside Estate Agency, Million Bel Air Estate, Khloe Kardashian Emma Grede


Pt Firoze Dastoor as Child Prodigy – Laal-e-Yaman 1933

Wadia Movietone introduced 12 year old boy Firoze as new child prodigy and a singing sensetion in their 1933 venture Laal-E-Yaman.. The mythological was a big hit for it music and made Firoz an overnight star with him earning more than many contemporary stars. Wadia even planned a sequel with the success of the film.. Firoz enjoyed acting till his boyhood, but after 7-8 films he realized Acting is his not forte and he left films and focused leaning music. He became a disciple of Sawai Gandharva...
Tags: Music, Life, Wadia, Wadia Movietone, Sawai Gandharva, Firoz, Firoze, Firoze Dastoor


Are You Ready to Shop Beauty in Stores?

I was on Insta today and noticed people posting images of their local TJ and Home Goods being open. I also saw a few folks posting pics of Bath and Body Works as being open. Most of the stores that have reopened are limiting the amount of people who can come in. I’m not sure about TJ and Home Goods but one person said the line to get in was huge and she left because the line to check out was crazy. Bath and Body Works appears to be limiting shops to 15 people. I gotta admit I miss Home Good...
Tags: New York, La, Beauty, Joe, TJ, LA County, Ulta, Musings of the Day


Quick Pick Beauty Sale Items at Nordies

There are lots of clearance items at nordstrom.com at the moment on a variety of brands! Here’s a few items that caught my eye: Clinique Pop Liquid Matte Lip Color + Primer $11.70 Bobbi Brown Crushed Liquid Lipstick $19 MAC Patent Paint Lip Lacquer $15 Givenchy Le Rouge Lunar New Year Semi-Matte Lipstick $28 Laura Mercier Velour Lovers Lip Color $13 MAC Dazzleglass Lipcolour $12 Lancome Color Design Eyeshadow $13 Stila Hide & Chic Foundation $19 Lancome Color Design Velvet Metallic Eyeshadow $1...
Tags: Nordstrom, Beauty, Bobbi Brown, Laura Mercier, Givenchy Le Rouge, Steals and Deals, Nordies, MAC Matte Lipstick, MAC Patent Paint Lip Lacquer, Lancome L Absolu Lip Lacquer, Clinique Pop Liquid Matte Lip Color Primer, MAC Dazzleglass Lipcolour, Stila Hide Chic Foundation, Lancome Color Design Velvet Metallic Eyeshadow, MAC Petal Power Plenty of Pout Plumping Lip Gloss, YSL x Zoë Kravitz Rouge


Points to Consider When Booking a Wedding Venue in Chennai

With the excitement of the wedding, there comes a lot of responsibilities and worries along with it. It can get really nerve-wracking sometimes. But with proper plans, it can be a lot easier than you think. One of the most important decisions is to decide on the wedding venue. While it can get really confusing sometimes, if you know what you want then you are sorted. We have shortlisted some of the major points that will help you in deciding your wedding venue in Chennai: Communicate Talk ...
Tags: Google, Fashion, General, Chennai, Chennai India, Indian weddings, India Wedding Tips, Indian Wedding Services, Indian Wedding Venue


Freddie Mercury Museum in Zanzibar

Our dear friend Rusi Dalal writes in about the new Freddie Mercury Museum that was recently opened in Zanzibar. Rusi writes in that the Freddie Mercury Museum that has been opened in November 2019 in Zanzibar at the Talati’s house. The organisers were dealing with the support from the Mercury Trust and they have thanked al the individuals and institutions for their cooperation.  The museum organizers are hoping that the Museum will soon become a regular must-see feature on the Zanzibar tourist s...
Tags: Music, Life, United Kingdom, Freddie Mercury, Zanzibar, Rusi, Farrokh Bulsara, Zanzibar Stone Town, Panchgani India, Freddie Mercury Museum, Rusi Dalal, Talati, Mercury Trust, Mercury House Zanzibar Tanzania, Shangani, Queen Productions Ltd


Last call for nominees: Inman Innovator Awards 2020

Wednesday 5pm ET is the deadline to submit worthy nominees to be honored at Inman Connect Now, June 2-4, 2020.
Tags: Lifestyle, Radio, Agent, Brokerage, Select, Connectnow20, Inman Connect Now, Innovator Awards


Theatre personality Ruby Patel passes away

Ruby Patel was a name to reckon with on the Parsi-Gujarati stage. Ruby along with her husband Burjor Patel worked in several Gujarati comedies till the 1960s. Article in the Indian Express Ruby Patel and her Burjor Patel are credited for making the Parsi-Gujarati theatre popular in India. (Express archive photo) Eminent theatre personality Ruby Patel has passed away in Mumbai. She was 86. Actor-filmmaker Vivek Vaswani tweeted the news on Tuesday morning. “And it goes on, just...
Tags: Life, Dubai, Theater, Ruby, Mumbai, Parsi, Dharmendra, Bomi, India Express, Shernaz Patel, Burjor Patel, Ruby Patel, Shernaz, Vivek Vaswani, Ruby Hosi, Khandaan


Hollywood: Das tragische Leben von Dorothy Dandridge – der echten Camille

Achtung: Dieser Artikel enthält Spoiler. Fantasie vs. Fakten: Obwohl du bei Hollywood nicht alles für bare Münze nehmen kannst, wurde die Netflix-Serie zumindest von der Realität inspiriert. So nahmen sich die Macher*innen beispielsweise Dorothy Dandridge als Vorbild für Camille Washington (gespielt von Laura Harrier), die erste schwarze Frau, die für einen Oscar in der Kategorie “Best Actress“ nominiert wurde. Deswegen schaute sich Harrier zur Vorbereitung auf die Rolle auch viele Inte...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Hollywood, US, Netflix, Harry Belafonte, New York Times, Halle Berry, Dorothy, Camille, Carmen Jones, Dorothy Dandridge, Tisch, Rolle, Wahrheit, Weil


The Runaways

Bolting from their village homes to build better lives, plucky young boys landed in Bombay with no more than a coin rattling in ragged pockets. Years of slog later, they contributed considerably as entrepreneurs, entertainers and educationists. Track Stage comedian Jangoo Irani (extreme right) with Burjor Patel, Dinshah Daji, and Ruby Patel in the Adi Marzban caper, Ari Bethela Erachshah. Pic courtesy/ Meher Marfatia: Laughter in the house: 20-th century Parsi theatre Article by Meher Marfatia...
Tags: London, Life, Germany, India, Iran, Afghanistan, Heritage, Goa, Mumbai, Bangalore, Bombay, Mont Blanc, Central Bank, Roxy, KARACHI, Uma


Here are Two New Target Beauty Boxes for Summer

It’s cold but the Sun is out so maybe the good weather is on the way. If you’re yearning for the Summer there are not one but two new Target Beauty Boxes available for Summer available online today! Target Summer Hair and Skin Beauty Box $7 CeraVe Hydrating Mineral Sunscreen Lotion for Face SPF 50 (.33 oz) Heritage Store Rosewater Spray (2 oz) Bioré Charcoal, Deep Cleansing Pore Strip HASK Argan Oil Repairing Deep Conditioner Packet (1.75 oz) COLAB Original Dry Shampoo (1.6 oz) Not Your Mothe...
Tags: Beauty, Maran Argan Black Oil Mascara, Summer Collections 2020, Heritage Store Rosewater Spray, Beach Babe Soft Waves Sea Salt Spray, Eva NYC Mane Magic, La Roche Posay Anthelios Melt In Sunscreen


Masks, Hand Sanitizer, More for Nurses, Doctors, And Essential Workers

Hello world. How ya doing out there? Staying safe, keeping well, and hopefully remaining ever always optimistic. I’m trying to keep some sense of normal on Musings of a Muse but it can be a bit tough at times. I wanted to right a quick post and let you know that Masksheets has a variety of different face masks including KN95 Nanometer Respirator Face Masks which have five layers of fabric. There are differences between N95 and KN95 which you might want to read up on before a purchase. They ...
Tags: Nordstrom, Beauty, Miscellaneous Blogging, Masksheets, KN95 Nanometer Respirator Face Masks


Juliette Has A Gun Lipstick Fever Has Arrived But Will It Disappoint

Wanna smell like lipstick? Juliette Has A Gun Lipstick Fever has arrived! Juliette Has A Gun Lipstick is a new perfume and fragrance that arrives for Spring/Summer 2020 which includes notes of Iris, Violet, Raspberry, and vanilla to recreate the experience and scent of lipstick. Is it like Maison Martin Margiela Lipstick On or Frederic Malle Lipstick Rose? Probably. I find that most fragrances that are going for the lipstick scent experience will head into the realms of Guerlain’s popular ...
Tags: Hollywood, Beauty, Fragrance, Guerlain, Old Hollywood, Maison Martin Margiela, Guerlain Météorites Le Parfum, Frederic Malle Lipstick Rose, Spring Collections 2020, Summer Collections 2020, Marilyn Monroe Faye Wray Guerlain, ReviewEscada Flor del Sol Eau de Toilette Memories


How to Deal with Baggage?

So, my girlfriend recently shared with me that she’s been intimate with 4 other people before we were together. On one hand, I am okay with that because we all have baggage and I love this girl, so I can get over it. But on the other hand, I’ve begun playing the comparison game in my head, and I can’t help but feel like maybe I’ll be missing something for her. I am still a virgin, so if we have sex it’ll be my first time, but she’s already been there before. Now, I can’t help but think about her...
Tags: General, Sex, Relationships, Relationship, Depression, Anxiety, Self-esteem, Dating


3 Lessons From Homer’s Odyssey

My favorite Homeric epic is the Odyssey . I’ve lost track of the number of times I’ve read it. While the Odysse y is certainly a great adventure story, that’s not why I keep returning to the text. I re-read the Odyssey because Odysseus is such a relatable character. Unlike Achilles, the protagonist of Homer’s other great Greek epic, who’s blessed with god-like strength and skill, and focused on the singular purpose of martial glory, Odysseus is entirely mortal and faced with complex ...
Tags: Books, Life, Classics, Penelope, McDonald, Troy, Ithaca, Nestor, Odysseus, Douglas Wilson, A Man's Life, Calypso, Telemachus, Nausicaa, Odysse, Eumaeus


The Fragrance I’m Gagging To Try!

So, what’s on your fragrance want list at the moment? I recently did a blind buy of Ellis Brookyln Sweet during the Sephora Sales Event and it wasn’t quite what I thought it would be. I mean, it isn’t bad but it doesn’t live up to its name either! The notes include pear, ambrette and marshmallow but there’s also orris in the mix. I think the combo of ambrette and orris make it more of a masculine gourmand. I thought it would be a fluffier scent if that makes sense. It’s still lovely but y...
Tags: Beauty, Fragrance, Eau de Parfum, Pink Sugar, Gale Hayman, Michel Germain, Spring Collections 2020, Body Works Daydream Eau de Parfum Arrives, Ellis Brookyln Sweet, Michel Germain Sugarful, Delicious Cotton Candy, Sugarful, Pink Sugar ReviewBath, Sol Eau de Toilette Memories


Ex Nihilo – Out of Nothing

Frankly speaking, I had been carefully avoiding the Ex Nihilo brand for quite a long time because of its unappealing packaging. (Yes, I choose scents by their appearance, as well!) Ex Nihilo bottles reminded me of some generic mechanical spare parts, produced by the hundreds of thousands, as if focused on expansion, not customization. I don't want to be mean — after all, it is a successful p... Read full article: Ex Nihilo – Out of Nothing from Fragrantica Perfumes and Colognes Magazine.
Tags: Fashion, Fragrantica Perfumes



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