The Beauty Diaries: The Importance of Primers

As women, we naturally want to juggle everything and look great while doing it.

Many don’t know the benefits of using a face primer and sometimes skip this essential product. However, after washing and moisturizing the face, primer should always be applied before any makeup application.

Primer is essential for many reasons; it serves as a barrier between your skin and makeup. Primer also helps your makeup last all day and gives you a flawless appearance. Face Primers are responsible for smoothing skin imperfections and temporarily filling wrinkles, closing pores and keeping oil at bay, so your makeup will last. When using primer, you will decrease the amount of makeup you need to apply in the morning, so you will be out of the door much faster just by adding this simple step to your routine

 Benefit the POREfessional Face Primer

Benefit Pore-fessional Primer

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Taylor Swift Gave Her Fan the Best Love Advice, Like, Ever—Read It Here

Pics of Taylor SwiftIf you’re looking for guy advice, who better to ask than Ms. We-Are-Never-Ever-Getting-Back-Together herself?  Taylor Swift definitely knows a thing or two about who to date (and who to stay far, far away from), so when one of her most loyal fans asked for advice, she couldn’t help but grant her wish.

Taylor’s fan Hannah, AKA Instagram user @sherbetswift, is in quite the predicament: She’s crushing on the guy next door (literally) who she’s known since she was little. Unfortunately, he already has a girlfriend and doesn’t feel the same way. Since this is basically the real-life version of “You Belong With Me,” she probably figured there’d be nobody better than Taylor to come to her aid. Here’s what Hannah said:

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Pretty Little Liars Spoilers —Are Hanna and Caleb Sobering Up?

Pretty Little Liars Season 5, Episode 10: Hanna, Caleb, and Spencer

Pretty Little Liars Season 5, Episode 10: Hanna, Caleb, and Spencer

Per usual in Rosewood, there’s a lot going on with the Pretty Little Liars in this upcoming episode.

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ModOration Book Club: Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver

Bookcover for Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver

What if you had only one day to live? What would you do?
Who would you kiss? And how far would you go to save your own life?

In “Before I Fall” Samantha Kingston has it all: the world’s most crush-worthy boyfriend, three amazing best friends, and first pick of everything at Thomas Jefferson High—from the best table in the cafeteria to the choicest parking spot. Friday, February 12, should be just another day in her charmed life.

Instead, it turns out to be her last.

Then she gets a second chance. Seven chances, in fact. Reliving her last day during one miraculous week, she will untangle the mystery surrounding her death—and discover the true value of everything she is in danger of losing.

Book Reviews:

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Ian Somerhalder Can’t Keep His Hands Off Nikki Reed! HOT, HOT, HOT!

Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder

A match made in vampire heaven? Vampire Diaries’ Ian Somerhalder and Twilight’s Nikki Reed are officially dating!

Nikki Reed rocks a neon green tank top for the day out at the Farmer’s Market on Sunday afternoon (July 20) in Los Angeles.

The 26-year-old actress was joined by Ian Somerhalder and the two wandered around the vendors. At the market, Ian put his arms around Nikki and gave her hugs throughout their day.

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