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Too Faced Shadow Insurance

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I was first introduced to a great eyeshadow primer that enhances my eyeshadow colors when I was in Vegas last May. The makeup artist at Sephora used it to give me smokey eyes. Too Faced Shadow Insurance is a must have for anyone who loves primers.

More info:
Too Faced Shadow Insurance - http://sephora.com/browse/product.jhtml?id=P202625&categoryId=C10480

Clinique Superbalm Moisturizing Gloss

I am such a product of marketing. I read about Clinique's Superbalm Moisturizing Gloss on Sephora's blog and had to have it. The Black Honey color is a nice sheer burgundy shade and perfect for my winter skin.

More info:
Sephora's blog Clinique Gloss - http://blog.sephora.com/2009/12/new-incarnation-of-clinique-classic.html

Nigel's Beauty Emporium

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I found a beauty supply store near work and needed some new eyeshadow brushes. Nigel's has a great selection of brushes at all prices. I got a nice wide brush for highlighting and two slanted brushes for deep crease. They both work wonderfully well with my eyeshadows.



More info:
Nigel's Beauty Emporium - http://www.nigelsbeautyemporium.com/Home.html

Fabio's new restaurant

I haven't had a chance to watch Top Chef Las Vegas this season, but I do remember Fabio from Top Chef. He had such a great personality - so spunky. His new restaurant opened up. LA Times claims people are flocking but not for the food.

More info:
LA Times review - http://www.latimes.com/features/food/la-fo-review16-2009dec16,0,5582075.story

James Perse Sample Sale

Thank you, Daily Candy! Now you know where we'll be this Saturday. Oh, how I love their ultra soft tees. :)

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What: James Perse Sample Sale
Why: Fifty to 80 percent off men’s, women’s, and kids’ cashmere sweaters, pants, outerwear, dresses, skirts, T-shirts, and more.
When: Dec. 18-20. Fri., 2-9 p.m.; Sat., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Siren Studios Orange, 1050 N. Orange Dr., b/t Santa Monica Blvd. & Romaine St., Hollywood

The Limited 25% off

By entering code "779" at check out, you can save 25% off at the Limited. Offer expires 12/16/09. Hurry!

The Habit Burger Grill

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My brother and I headed up to LAX yesterday to pick up my mom from vacation. We were so eager to go to our favorite vegetarian Filipino restaurant only to be disappointed it closed down and got replaced by a bbq place. Boo!

To counter our disappointment, we cruised down on Sepulveda. We found the Habit Burger Grill. It looked like a popular joint and everyone was coming out with milkshakes. I ordered the charburger w/ fries while my pescatarian bro got the albacore tuna grilled sandwich. Muy bueno! If I'm ever in El Segundo again, I'll visit again.





More info:
http://www.habitburger.com - www.habitburger.com

Trilogy Spa Event 12/09

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Free treatments and discounts on Dec 9 6pm to 830pm. I'd love to go to Trilogy Spa for their complimentary massage. Too bad I have plans next Weds. Enjoy!

Stila Fred Segal event 12/12

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Drinks, treats and a raffle. Go check out Stila's event at Fred Segal on Saturday Dec 12 12pm to 5pm. Have fun!

Sample sales

The Stila and Joie sample sales coming up this weekend look pretty cool. I'll be in LA on Saturday and might check them out.

More info:
Daily Candy Sample Sales - http://www.dailycandy.com/los-angeles/article/78173/December-Sample-Sales

JazzPhil-USA

This weekend's 5th Annual Fil-Am JazzFest is fast approaching at the Catalina Bar & Grill Jazz Club. My favorite Jazz vocalist will be performing, the lovely Charmaine Clamor. Go check it out!


More info:
JazzPhil-USA - http://www.jazzphil-usa.com/

Point Break Live!

I'm looking forward to watching Point Break Live! tomorrow night at the Dragonfly Bar. The reviews call this improv spoof really funny and entertaining.

More info:
Point Break Live - http://theguide.latimes.com/performing-arts/point-break-live-event