Best of 2012: Our Favorite Beauty Tips & Products

It's no easy task keeping up a beauty routine for 365 days a year, but the trick is to keep it simple and (most importantly) FUN. Here are our favorite beauty tips, products and ideas of 2012:  Nail Decals (pictured). Nail art dominated beauty headlines this year, and these adorable DIY deer decals topped our list.

 Color of the Year: Oxblood. Sure, neons got their time in the spotlight over the summer, but oxblood stole our hearts this winter.

 Bag It. We asked you what beauty essentials you keep in your bag, and you responded with some great ideas!

 Blemish Blaster. I decided to share my little skin secret, Hyaluronic Acid, and many of you wrote in saying it did wonders for your complexion. Yay!

 Eye Candy. Still taking ideas for your New Year Eve's outfit? These glamorous eye decals make an ace LBD accessory.