Celebrate January Birthstone: Garnet

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Happy New Year, gorgeous gems!

After kissing goodbye 2013, we are so ready to take on the New Year! For all you January babes, we want to celebrate and recognize your birthstone, the beautiful Garnet. Although this gem comes in a variety of shades, such as yellow, green, and purple, it is most known for its rich, deep red color. Those born in January are associated with the virtues of truth, purity, and ambition. However, the main quality of January and the Garnet gem is their constancy in friendships! Why not grab your BFF and celebrate your birth month with a Garnet-inspired look?

Since Garnet holds such a deep red hue, create your look around a deep red lipstick. Our Crème Luxe Lipstick in ‘Red Truffle’ or ‘Moody Merlot’ are great colors to get in the mood for your birth month. Don’t forget to line with your lips with our Waterproof Lip Liner in ‘Retro’ which will create a clean line and make your dark lip last longer. With such a statement lip, keep your eyes simple with our 88 Color Neutral Eyeshadow Palette  which has a ton of nudes, taupes, and golds to work with or if you feel more devilish, go for a smokey eye and add a bit of sparkle with our conveniently named  glitter in ‘Deep Red’. Whether you go for the neutral eye or smokey eye, take it one step forward with a bold cat eye using

Celebrate December Birthstone: Tanzanite

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When we think of December, the main thing that probably comes to mind are all the holiday festivities that we will be celebrating. However, if you’re a December baby, then you probably also have your birthday on your mind! I mean, let’s be honest, your birthday is just as important as the holidays ;) With its rich blue-purple color and belief of having more fire and sparkle than other gems, Tanzanite’s rarity and beauty is the perfect birthstone to represent all you December beauts. Tanzanite is said to be associated with confidence and understanding, which explains why those born in December are successful and fun to be around.

To properly celebrate December, bring out your own confidence by incorporating some blue and purple hues into your look. Create a gorgeous eye look that will ensure you stand out from the crowd with our 120 1st Edition Palette which has an array of blues and purples to choose from and add a touch of our ‘Royal Purple’ Glitter for some sparkle. It is believed that those who celebrate this month are quite elegant, so throw on our ‘Flirt’ false eyelashes to add a bit more glam and give your eyes a classic cat eye with our ‘Ultra Violet’ Gel Eyeliner. To complete your look, sweep on our Floral Blush Duo in ‘Iris’ for the perfect pop of warm plum and our Crème Luxe Lipstick in Tea Time for a hint of color without taking the attention away from your eyes.

These purples and blues will definitely make a statement at your upcoming birthday and holiday parties, so get creative and have fun with it! A very Happy Birthday and Happy Holidays to all of you December beauties!