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My entire winter beauty routine revolved around combating dry and irritated skin and brittle hair. Now that spring is finally upon us, it’s time to breathe a sigh of relief and just have fun with makeup.

10 Best Beauty Essentials for Spring 2013

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MOISTURE SURGE CC CREAM, $35, AVAILABLE MID-APRIL AT CLINIQUE.COM AND CLINIQUE COUNTERS
After months of speculation, Clinique will finally debut its CC cream this April. I recently got a sneak peek of the product and am already obsessed. The lightweight formula moisturizes, provides SPF coverage and will literally make your skin look airbrushed.

Hot pink lipstick? Why not. A floral scent? How refreshing. Green eyeliner? Emerald is the color of the year.

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