Monthly Archives: April 2012

Review & Swatches: theBalm Blush in “Frat Boy”

This review is for theBalm’s blush in Frat Boy–a slightly peachy and apricot-based pink with tiny shimmers. Even though you can use this product as an eye shadow, this review focuses on Frat Boy’s performance as a blush. Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: it Cosmetics Vitality Lip Flush in “Je Ne Sais Quois”

It Cosmetic’s Vitality Lip Flush is a lip product that conditions, provides vitamins to the skin, and acts as a lip stain. This product comes in 3 shades. The shade Je Ne Sais Quois is reviewed below. Continue reading

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POTW: Spring Is Here!

The birds are chirping and the flowers are blooming. It finally feels like Spring is here! Continue reading

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Link Love: Drunk Makeup Tutorial

Sometimes, we take makeup way too seriously. Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: Revlon Photoready Cream Blush in “Coral Reef”

Revlon has released 3 shades of its new Photoready Cream Blushes with its Summer 2012 collection. The shade Coral Reef–a strongly orange-toned coral–is reviewed, below. Continue reading

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MAC Lips & Tips / Fashion Sets Collection Video

Here is a video overview of MAC’s Lips & Tips / Fashion Sets Collection. The video includes live swatches and my initial thoughts on the quality of the products. Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: MAC Lips & Tips Nail Lacquers (Part 3)

This review is for 6 of the 16 Nail Lacquers releasing with MAC’s upcoming Lips & Tips Collection. This post includes photographs and swatches of the following colors:

  • Morange: Bright cream orange
  • Spice: Mid-tone neutral nude
  • Girl About Town: Bright blue fuchsia
  • Russian Red: Mid-tone neutral red
  • Rebel: Mid-tone cream plum
  • Chestnut: Rich chocolate brown

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