From the monthly archives:

October 2010

The Bionic Beauty blog finds free samples of beauty and cosmetics products - Get free samples of Toms of Maine toothpaste, Garnier face moisturizer, Sephora makeup primer and Dove Clinical Protection deodorantHere are the latest fabulous beauty and cosmetics free samples that I’ve rounded up from across the web-o-sphere.

Free sample of Tom’s of Maine “Wicked Fresh Toothpaste”. Request your natural toothpaste freebie online by filling in your name, address and answering a short quiz. I always request freebies of toothpaste- they are perfect to hoard away in your cabinet for your next weekend trip.

Test out a free sample of Garnier Ultra-Lift Anti-Wrinkle Firming Moisturizer on your face for a few days before springing for a full size product at the store. You’ll also get a coupon along with your sample!

iPhone users can get an exclusive free sample of Tarina Tarantino Pearl Glow makeup primer from Sephora. You need to download the Sephora-To-Go app from the Apple App Store, then show the app to an associate in the store to claim your free sample. (Now I wonder when they’ll have a free sample like this for Android users… I want one!)This is such a great way to try a new makeup primer!!
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Bionic Beauty Asks - Makeup and beauty question blog article series
This week’s Bionic Asks… What are your favorite beauty blogs?

Out of the wide wonders of the blogosphere, which beauty and makeup blogs do you read on a daily basis? How did you find your favorites?

Unfortunately, I don’t make it to my favorite blogs everyday, but I do visit them weekly and catch up on articles by email at the end of the day. My “best of” list is basically the Bionic Beauty blogroll. And after you all share your fave blogs below, I can hopefully expand my blogroll with some new sites!

Powerful Beauty Quotes, Part 2

by Bionic Beauty on 22.Oct.2010 · 2 comments

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ast week featured Part One of the Powerful Beauty Quote Series… this Friday I am posting another group of quotes that help illustrate how I think of, and define, Powerful Beauty in my life.

“There are two ways of spreading light… to be the candle, or the mirror that reflects it.” ~Edith Wharton

“For every beauty, there is an eye somewhere to see it.” ~Ivan Parlin

“So many gods, so many creeds,
so many paths that wind and wind,
while the art of being kind,
is all this sad world needs.”
~Ella Whaler Wilcox
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The Bionic Beauty blog finds free samples of beauty and cosmetics products - Get free guide to cruelty free cosmetics, makeup and beauty productsHere are the latest fabulous beauty and cosmetics free samples that I’ve rounded up from across the web-o-sphere.

Sign up for a free monthly guide from PETA that helps you pick cruelty-free cosmetics, makeup, and lots of other products; plus the newsletter outlines charities that are animal friendly; and businesses that have achieved the cruelty-free certification.

I hope you enjoy the guide! Do any of you pick makeup and cosmetics based on no animal testing and cruelty-free status?

Welcome to another installment of Bionic Beauty Homemade with Joycey Couture!

An apple a day could help you keep the dermatologist away! Apples are known for doing wonders for your skin. In all honesty, they are believed to have such amazing properties that they could make your skin nearly flawless.

Bionic Beauty Homemade recipe - Make your own apple and wheat germ face mask

Refresh, tone, and soften your skin with this DIY Apple Face Mask recipe!

Apples contain Calcium, Iron and Vitamin A; and provide natural antibacterial, antioxidant, astringent and toning properties for your skin. As an added bonus, the iron in apples add a natural flush, giving your cheeks a healthy glow. Sounds good, right? I thought so…

Give this face mask a whirl and your skin will not only feel refreshed and nourished, but also a little softer and a little smoother.

Gather your ingredients~
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