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Episode 1 of Janessa After Dark Available Now, Featuring Chris Harder!

If you listened to the intro episode you know that Janessa After Dark, Miss Jaye’s new podcast from Champagne Dreams Productions, has been a long

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A Matter Of Taste: Beauty Bakerie Remains Inconsistent

We went back to the Bakerie and once again – things were ruuuuhl inconsistent. In case you’ve forgotten or don’t, like, commit every single one

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Paris On A Budget: Ipsy’s Manna Kadar Beauty Deal

If you watch my Facebook Live videos, you know that I’ve been singing Ipsy’s praises ever since I jumped ship from Birchbox and their mountains

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The Balm Brand Review, Part Two: Eye Just Can’t Pick A Favorite

Sorry for the bad pun – I’m not a practiced punsmith – but with a brand like The Balm I had to at least try! 

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Janessa + Roen Photography 2017: Lady In Red, Part 2

Well Champagne Dreamers, we have to wrap up our collection of images from Miss Jaye’s most recent photoshoot with the incomparable Miranda Roen.  We hope

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Taking A (Lemonade) Stand

I’m not ashamed to admit it – this whole post is just an excuse to celebrate two things: the fireceness that is Beyonce and her

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The Balm Brand Review, Part One: Getting Lippy, But It’s All Just Cheeky Fun

I’ve been wanting to do a brand review of The Balm cosmetics for ages, but I just never seemed to get inspired to do it,

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Janessa + Roen Photography 2017: Little Shop Of Whores

If you didn’t have a change to see the Fire Hall Theatre’s production of Little Shop of Horrors, directed by Miss Jaye’s own drag daughter

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Mass Appeal: Testing Out 3 New Brands Of Bargain Liquid Lipsticks

In a world of beauty gurus constantly shoving more and more luxury beauty items down your throat with ever-increasing price tags, don’t forget: there are

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Janessa + Roen Photography 2017: Janessa After Dark

Part of the reason for this photo shoot was to get lots of great, sexy images to promote Miss Jaye’s new podcast, Janessa After Dark. 

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Every Queen Deserves Her Crown

You know a bitch loves a bargain, but somehow I never managed to find my way to Crown Brush until Stephanie Nicole decided to throw

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Sharing Your Vision

I have to admit that after 5 years of hard work and determination, of shameless self-promotion, of setbacks and technical struggles, I am so proud

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GIVEAWAY: RuPaul’s Drag Race-Themed Giveaway Is Fierce, Hunty! Ends June 25

Hey there squirrel-friends!  We were hoping to have this giveaway ready for the premiere of season 9 but…well, life happens!  Instead, we’ve got this ready

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Janessa + Roen Photography 2017: Lady In Red, Part 1

Miss Jaye just got in the images from her last shoot with photographer extraordinaire, Miranda Roen, and they are red hot – and not just

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Holding Patterns

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Looking Back At 2016 & Before: 16 Blogs From The World Of Champagne

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Scream Queen: A Look Towards 2017

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Friday, I’m In Love

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Gray: A Fugue In Three Parts

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Janessa’s Blog: Archive

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Local Arts & Theatre: Archive

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Makeup Forum: Archive And Brand Index

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A Matter Of Taste: Beauty Bakerie Remains Inconsistent

We went back to the Bakerie and ...
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Paris On A Budget: Ipsy’s Manna Kadar Beauty Deal

If you watch my Facebook Live videos, ...
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The Balm Brand Review, Part Two: Eye Just Can’t Pick A Favorite

Sorry for the bad pun - I'm ...
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Taking A (Lemonade) Stand

I'm not ashamed to admit it - ...
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The Balm Brand Review, Part One: Getting Lippy, But It’s All Just Cheeky Fun

I've been wanting to do a brand ...
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Mass Appeal: Testing Out 3 New Brands Of Bargain Liquid Lipsticks

In a world of beauty gurus constantly ...
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Every Queen Deserves Her Crown

You know a bitch loves a bargain, ...
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GIVEAWAY: RuPaul’s Drag Race-Themed Giveaway Is Fierce, Hunty! Ends June 25

Hey there squirrel-friends!  We were hoping to ...
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