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Whole Foods Beauty Bag

Whole Foods Beauty Bag

I'm so excited to share with you my thoughts on a brand new beauty bag from Whole Foods. These bags are packed full of exceptional organic skincare and cosmetic products. For more on the launch date, where you can pick one up, and a chance to win one from yours truly check out the rest of this post!

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Reviv Telomerase Serum

Reviv Telomerase Serum

Today I want to talk some serious skincare with the TelomErase Serum from Reviv Serums.

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Sonia Kashuk Eye Couture Eyes on Neutral Palette

Sonia Kashuk Eye Couture Eyes on Neutral Palette

Hold the phone ladies! I may have found the absolute best eyeshadow palette to ever hit the highstreet!

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Eva NYC Most Wanted

Eva NYC Most Wanted

I'm in need of some seriously hair therapy lately with winter doing a bit of damage and the pregnancy doing a whole lot of damage on my locks. Luckily one of my favourite brands of hair care is now easier to get at Costco!

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The Best Nude Nail Polish

The Best Nude Nail Polish

For spring I always turn away from bright and deep nail polishes and tend to lean more towards nude, blush, and barely there polishes.

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My Go To Drugstore Makeup

My Go To Drugstore Makeup

Just a few drugstore gems that you might want to pick up the next time your browsing the aisles at Target.

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MINI WEEKEND MAKEUP HAUL

MINI WEEKEND MAKEUP HAUL

A rainy and dreary weekend called for a stop in at the Chanel and Clarins counters for a few essentials that always put a smile on my face!

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CAUSE A SCENTSATION

CAUSE A SCENTSATION

Want to walk by someone and have them turn to you and say, "what are you wearing? You smell AMAZING!"? The two perfumes I am sharing with you today are sure to get you stopped every time you wear them. Warning, if you are freaked out by people sniffing you then look away my darling!

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BEAUTY FAVES 2015 pt. 2

BEAUTY FAVES 2015 pt. 2

A few weeks ago I shared with my favourite luxury beauty products for 2015. Today I wanted to finish out the post by sharing my absolute favourite affordable makeup items from the drugstore!

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CURRENT SKINCARE ROUTINE WINTER

CURRENT SKINCARE ROUTINE WINTER

HI, I'm Crystal and I'm a skincare addict. There is nothing that I won't try and no price is too small or too great in my quest for the ultimate skincare routine. So, today, I'm sharing with you my current skincare favourites for winter.

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MAKEUP FAVOURITES 2015 {Part One}

MAKEUP FAVOURITES 2015 {Part One}

2015, for me, was the year of finding some holy grail beauty products. And... I'm going to let you in on a little secret, a lot of them {surprisingly} are drugstore brands! Today however, we are focusing on my favourite high end choices for the year and trust me when I tell you.... they are ABSOLUTELY worth the money!

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Disappointing Beauty Products 2015 {Drugstore Edition}

Disappointing Beauty Products 2015 {Drugstore Edition}

Every NYE I do a huge roundup of my makeup collection and chuck the old into the bin and separate out the so/so products to share with my mom or sister. I'm a huge believer in how you start the year sets the tone, so why not put my best face forward for the New Year!

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Hask® Keratin Protein Shampoo System

Hask® Keratin Protein Shampoo System

Everyone knows that Florida's humidity wreaks complete chaos on the hair, but with fine, naturally curly/wavy hair, it's just a recipe for disaster! Since I'm always on the hunt for my hair care holy grail, today I want to share with you my experience with Hask's new Keratin Protein Treatment!

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THE WORST MASCARA IN THE WORLD

THE WORST MASCARA IN THE WORLD

Over the years of doing my makeup, I've run into my fair share of mascara disappointments, but I have finally discovered, by far, the absolute worst mascara in history.

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PLAY BEAUTIFULLY

PLAY BEAUTIFULLY

Today I'm testing out and reviewing some beauty goodies from ELF Cosmetics. If you haven't heard of ELF, get yourself to Target and pick yourself up some great, affordable makeup and beauty pieces!

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LASHEM EXTENSIONS IN A BOTTLE

LASHEM EXTENSIONS IN A BOTTLE

When it comes to mascara I am a serious critic. I like my mascara to be a powerhouse of length, volume, and curl without any mess or fuss. So, when I was contacted with the opportunity to try Lashem's new Extensions in a Bottle mascara I couldn't wait to try it!

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WELCOME 2015

WELCOME 2015

After a nice long break, I'm back and in the saddle with a bunch of new and exciting news for That's So Crystal!

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KISS INSTAWAVE

KISS INSTAWAVE

Today I've teamed up with Brandbacker and KISS to bring you the KISS Instawave automatic hair curler! I'll let you in on a secret... I LOVE it!

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BLOG RECAP - OUTFITS

BLOG RECAP - OUTFITS

Happy December 1st Lovelies! Can you believe it's almost Christmas?!? After a nice blogcation I'm sharing with you what I've been up to, what I've been wearing and what I've been purchasing for the last couple of weeks!

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RELAXING WITH LUSH

RELAXING WITH LUSH

Mr. That's So Crystal took off over the weekend for a convention in NYC. Instead of moping the loss of his company, I called my Mama and made a weekend shopping trip happen at the new UTC mall!

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PATTERN PLAY

PATTERN PLAY

The other day I picked up a huge stack of Essie's Sleek Stick nail wraps. Now, I'm not a huge fan of nail wraps but you know my love of Essie so I had to try them out.

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BILLION DOLLAR BROWS

BILLION DOLLAR BROWS

Do you suffer from thin or sparse brows? Did you have a mishap at the threaders and end up like the Bride of Frankenstein? Don't worry or live with the mortification because Kohls and Billion Dollar Brows are here to help!

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ESSIE REVIEW SERIES - FIJI

ESSIE REVIEW SERIES - FIJI

Many apologies for being late on this week's Essie review but hey, now you get two this week! Today I'm reviewing Essie's ever popular polish- Fiji!

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ESSIE REVIEW SERIES - MOJITO MADNESS

ESSIE REVIEW SERIES - MOJITO MADNESS

One thing I'm quite passionate about is my Essie nail polishes. I tend to buy a fair amount of the polishes and would now like to start sharing my collection with you through my Essie Review Series. I will be posting one polish a week with swatches and my thoughts on that weeks polish. If you have a colour that you would like me to review, leave me a note at the end of the blog post and I will quickly get to that colour.

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EXUVIANCE #PEELCHALLENGE

EXUVIANCE #PEELCHALLENGE

What's even better than going to a spa for a facial treatment? Getting the same results at home for a fraction of the cost and no lingering trauma to your skin.

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GOOD MORNING SUNSHINE

GOOD MORNING SUNSHINE

Recently a friend of mine challenged me to show my face more on my blog. I am not an overly confident or extreme shy woman but like everyone else, I have my flaws and hangups when it comes to my looks. So, today, I'm coming a bit out of my shell and showing my face with my morning makeup tutorial.

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VALENTIA EVEN GLOW SERUM

VALENTIA EVEN GLOW SERUM

Recently I teamed up with the amazing crew at Valentia Skin Care to review their Even Glow Serum, a vitamin c rich serum that helps brighten and even out skin tone! I'm a major fan of natural skin care and this one definitely didn't disappoint.

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HOLY GRAIL LIPS

HOLY GRAIL LIPS

It's finally happened! After years and years of disappointment in lipsticks and tons of money down the loo I've finally found my holy grail lip routine!

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LIGHTS, CAMERA, FLASHES

LIGHTS, CAMERA, FLASHES

Looking for a mascara that packs a punch? Look no further because Tarte has you covered with their statement mascara, Lights, Camera, Flashes

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Currently Craving - Big Beauty Haul

Currently Craving - Big Beauty Haul

I'm not sure what has gotten into me for the past week, but I am currently having the most ridiculous craving for some new beauty products! So, with that in mind... I could absolutely use your help in picking out some new products!

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Surprise Birthday Giveaway Final Reveal

Surprise Birthday Giveaway Final Reveal

It's here, the final reveal for the surprise birthday giveaway sponsored by SequinsandStyle and yours truly. This week we have added an Amy Ruth Designs notebook and notecards and a Lilly Pulitzer inspired keychain.

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Essie "Butler Please"

Essie "Butler Please"

I'm honestly speechless! Like literally stunned! Why, you ask? I think I have found an Essie polish that I don't like! Cue the shock and hands to the chests!

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Surprise Birthday Giveaway Reveal Three

Surprise Birthday Giveaway Reveal Three

It's the third week of our Surprise Birthday Giveaway and we are bringing you the third reveal of goodies!! So EXCITED!!!

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Number One Request : My Skincare Routine

Number One Request : My Skincare Routine

Well, here it is! After several emails and Instagram messages, I'm finally letting you all know the secret of my skincare routine. Ohhh... girl are you {and your wallet} in for a treat!

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Pedi Party with Essie

Pedi Party with Essie

Summer is here and to celebrate, I had to have some fun nails to set it off with a bang. I found this great picture on Pinterest with my favorite Essie colour Bikini So Teeny. I immediately set out to replicate it and for my first time ever trying nail art, I think I did pretty darn good!

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Be Back Soon!

Be Back Soon!

That's So Crystal is leaving behind the NEVER-ENDING winter and moving south to the land of palm tree's, Mickey Mouse ears, and Chick-fil-a!

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Essie For Spring & Mani Monday

Essie For Spring & Mani Monday

It's Mani Monday and because I couldn't decide on a colour I thought to share with you my favorite Essie polishes from their spring 2014 line.

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Style Hunter - Essie Spring 2014 Collection

Style Hunter - Essie Spring 2014 Collection

Essie just never disappoints and they definitely didn't disappoint with Style Hunter from the Spring 2014 collection! This colour is just utterly fabulous! It's a gorgeous hot pink red that goes on like a dream! Honestly, besides Spin The Bottle, this has to be my second favorite polish!

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Spin The Bottle - Essie 2014 Spring Collection

Spin The Bottle - Essie 2014 Spring Collection

The hunt for the perfect nude polish is over! Spin the Bottle from the Essie Spring 2014 collection is my new must have polish of all time! I have never loved a polish as much as much as I love this classic and elegant colour!

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Valentine

Valentine's Day Nails

To spruce up my Valentine's Day outfit, I added this gradient of pinks and reds to my nails. So FUN and sparkly!! Colours used by Essie, Estee Lauder, ELF, and Pure Ice

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Naked 3 Review

Naked 3 Review

Are you excited for Urban Decay's latest release? Well, take a peek before you buy! I've used this product for a while now and am now confident that I can review this palette properly. See how it stacks up against it's sisters, the legendary Naked 1, 2 and Basics palettes! Swatches and photos are all inside!

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