Monthly Archives: January 2012

Swatches: Rock & Republic Saturate Eye Colour Eyeshadow in “Fade”

Check out the photos, below, to see the shade Fade–a beautiful pale grey with blue undertones and purple, green, and silver shimmers. Continue reading

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Truth Patrol: You Don’t Need a Night Cream

Plenty of skincare companies sell face products for daytime and nighttime. Some go as far as claiming your skin needs special kinds of ingredients while you sleep. The truth is, your skin doesn’t need anything special during the night. In … Continue reading

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Illamasqua’s Sophie-I Technique

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Illamasqua’s Sophie-I Technique puts a little spin on a smoky eye. Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: Tarina Tarantino Jewel Eye Shadow Palette in “Diamond Dusk”

This is a review for Tarina Tarantino’s eye shadow palette in “Diamond Dusk.” This palette was released during the holidays and carried a reduced price-tag of $20.00 (palettes are normally $32.00). The palette is no longer being sold online, but several of the Sephoras I phoned said they still have this palette in stock. Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Tutorial Series: Sweetheart

This is a “sweetheart” look for Valentine’s Day. It features a light pink lid and brown crease to create a light, sweet eye look.

You can watch the video for step-by-step guidance and the photos, below. Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: theBalm Shady Lady Vol 2 Eyeshadow Palette

theBalm Shady Lady Vol 2 Eyeshadow Palette Availability: theBalm Online, Sephora, Beauty Stores Price: $39.50 Company’s Description Let your inner artist run wild with this tray full of ShadyLady shadows. From the subtle to the bold, the sheer to the … Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: Revlon PhotoReady Airbrush Mousse Foundation

This is Revlon’s newly-released “airbrush” foundation, released as part of its PhotoReady line. There are a total of 8 shades; the shade pictured, below, is in 030 Nude.

You can also read the review for Maybelline’s Dream Nude Airfoam Foundation here. Continue reading

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