Monthly Archives: June 2012

Reviews & Swatches: Benefit Ultra Plush Lip Glosses

Benefit has just released 6 Ultra Plush Lip Glosses, which complement 6 of the company’s most popular Box O’ Powder Blushes. Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: Mirabella Blush Colour Duo in “Merry”

Mirabella is a mineral-based cosmetics brand. Its new Blush Colour Duos come in 3 shade pairings. The duo Merry, which contains a blue-based, bubblegum pink on the left and a cerise pink on the right. Continue reading

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Review: TokyoMilk Everything & Nothing No. 10 Eau de Parfum

TokyoMilk is a perfume brand created by internationally-renowned perfumer and designer Margot Elena. The brand is best known for creating unusual scents. Sephora now carries TokyoMilk’s “Femme Fetale” line, which features edgy, provocative perfumes.

This review is for Everything & Nothing, which is part of TokyoMilk’s Femme Fetale collection.

Notes: Rose, Mandarin, Tangerine, White Jasmine, Peony, Muguet, Amber, White Musk.
Style: Refined. Hopeful. Poetic.
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MAC Style Seeker Collection

Here is a sneak peek into MAC’s upcoming Style Seeker Collection, releasing in August. The highlight of this collection is the release of new Mattene Lipsticks. Continue reading

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MAC Heavenly Creature Collection: Dupes & Comparison Swatches

This post includes dupe and comparison swatches for select colors from MAC’s Heavenly Creature Collection. Continue reading

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MAC Heavenly Creature Collection Video

Here is a video overview of MAC’s Heavenly Creature Collection. The video includes live swatches and my initial thoughts on the quality of the products. Continue reading

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MAC Nail Lacquers Collection Video

Here is a video overview of MAC’s Nail Lacquers 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 Nail Lacquers Collection

This review is for the 10 new Nail Lacquers releasing with MAC’s upcoming Nail Laquers Collection. This post includes photographs and swatches of the following colors:

  • Skin (Cream): Light peach beige
  • Anti-Fashion (Frost): Mid-toned purple with pearlized pigments
  • Midnight Tryst (Frost): Dark cool grey steel with pearlized pigments
  • Coffee Break (Cream): Mid-tone cool taupe
  • Flaming Rose (Cream): True red
  • Delicate (Cream): Pale sheer ballet pink
  • Faint of Heart (Cream): Palest milky nude
  • Discotheque (Pearl): Super glitter silver
  • Screaming Bright (Pearl): Super glitter gold
  • Girl Trouble (Pearl): super glitter pink

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Review & Swatches: MAC Heavenly Creature Lipsticks

This review is for the 3 new, limited-edition Lipstick colors releasing with MAC’s upcoming Heavenly Creature Collection. This post includes photographs and swatches of the following colors:

  • Venus (Lustre): Sheer yellow pink with pearlized pigments
  • Fire Sign (Lustre): Red-pink
  • Cusp of Dawn (Lustre): Beige pink

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Review & Swatches: MAC Heavenly Creature Mineralize Skinfinishes

This review covers the 4 new, limited-edition MSFs releasing with MAC’s upcoming Heavenly Creature Collection. This post includes photographs and swatches of the following colors:

  • Earthshine: Tarnished bronze with gold pearlized pigments and pink reflects
  • Light Year: Peachy pink with gold shimmer
  • Star Wonder: Plumy pink with multi-dimensional pearlized pigments
  • Center of the Universe: Coral with gold shimmer

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