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July 2012



@MinxNailsDotCom Makes National Flag Nails At London Olympics

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I’ve got to admit, the Queen at the Opening Ceremony of the 2012 Olympics was pretty epic. Especially with Daniel Craig playing James Bond and of course Mr. Bean’s musical spectacle. But beyond all the sporty athleticism of the world, let’s talk about Olympic beauty!

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Of course Minx Nails is jumping on the gun to create a load of amazing nail designs. To celebrate Minx at the Olympic Village, Minx co-founders Janice Jordan and Dawn Lynch-Goodwin have launched The Tasting Room, an online venue where nail professionals and nail lovers can purchase exclusive Minx designs that are not available anywhere else. Talk about an exclusive!

Check out Rebecca Adlington wearing Minx UK flag nails for the 400 m final!

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There’s way more girls getting minxed as the games progress. Check out the photos on the Facebook group page.

The Tasting Room showcases exclusive collaborations created by the Minx co-founders, Dawn Lynch-Goodwin and Janice Jordan, who decided to go for the GOLD with the first collection inspired by all things Olympic! Of course I’m rooting for North America. Who are you reppin’?

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Tune in for more London Olympics fun!

Xoxo, @missamandachen



July 2012



“DELICIOSO TO-GO!” with @KahluaUS

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Cool off and enjoy the rest of summer with this must-have for a hot day – Kahlúa Iced Coffee, a convenient pre-mixed Kahlúa cocktail for anyone on the go.

Kahlúa Iced Coffee will give you the taste of iced dark coffee using its locally sourced 100% Arabica coffee beans from Veracruz, Mexico.

This is perfect for a BBQ, a pick-me-up, or to just enjoy. With only 150 calories, you can choose from three coffee flavors – Iced Espresso, Iced Mocha, and Iced Coffee with Cinnamon Spice.

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It’s available nationwide and has a 5% Alc./Vol. per 200ml can. The suggested retail price is $2.50/can and $9.99/four pack

Wake up with Kahlúa or enjoy your weekend with this drink!

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‘Tweet’ @KahluaUS & ‘Like’ Kahlúa on Facebook




July 2012





July 2012



Summer Beauty Everyday Minerals

Written by , Posted in Austin


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Last week I got a great little package from my friends at Everyday Minerals all the way from Austin, TX. They come in 3 shades that are free of fragrance, lake dyes, bismuth, oxychloride, carmine or parabens. Mineral makeup is great for your skin and makes your complexion looks effortless without looking ‘plastic’ or ‘fake’ the way regular foundation could make you look.

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I am a fan of these because they are the perfect size for travel and oh so versatile for summer!


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