Monthly Archives: December 2012

Review & Swatches: Clinique Chubby Stick Intense Moisturizing Lip Colour Balm in “Curviest Caramel”

Clinique’s new Chubby Stick Intense Moisturizing Lip Colour Balms are a more pigmented version of their well-known Chubby Stick Moisturizing Lip Colour Balms. The Intense version comes in eight (8) shades. This review is for the shade Curviest Caramel, which is a nude pink color. Continue reading

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Swatches: Zoya Lovely Collection

These photos and swatches are for Zoya’s Lovely Collection. The following shades are shown:

  • Piaf: Fresh Forsythia Yellow Metallic – Full Coverage
  • Gei Gei: Blushing Cherry Blossom Pink Metallic – Full Coverage
  • Julie: Soft Wisteria Purple Metallic – Full Coverage
  • Blu: Lucky Hyacinth Blue Cream – Full Coverage
  • Neely: Earliest Spring Green Cream – Full Coverage
  • Jacqueline: Perfect Magnolia Nude Cream – Full Coverage

All the colors shown have two (2) coats applied. Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: e.l.f. Studio Long-Lasting Lustrous Eyeshadow in “Toast”

e.l.f. has released seven (7) shades of its new Long-Lasting Lustrous Eyeshadows, which are now part of the company’s Studio line. This review is for the shade Toast–a shimmering, classic gold.

To see photos and swatches of all the colors, see this post. Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: MAC Strength Eyeshadow Quad in “All Woman”

This review is for the All Woman eye shadow quad that comes with MAC’s upcoming Strength Collection. This post includes photographs and swatches of the following colors:

  • Flawless Figure: Pale warm shimmering white (Veluxe Pearl)
  • Brains & Brawn: Mid-tone taupe (Matte)
  • All Woman: Greenish dark grey (Satin)
  • Black Magique: Deep dark black with warm tones (Velvet)

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Review & Swatches: MAC Strength Eyeshadow Quad in “Inner Strength”

This review is for the Inner Strength eye shadow quad that comes with MAC’s upcoming Strength Collection. This post includes photographs and swatches of the following colors:

  • Lithe Spirit: Palest white pink (Satin)
  • Inner Strength: Light cool mauve taupe (Matte)
  • Fabulous Fit: Mid-tone cool grey (Matte)
  • Heatherbelles: Deep charcoal (Satin) (Repromote)

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MAC Apres Chic Collection Video

Here is the video overview of MAC’s Apres Chic Collection. The video includes live swatches and my initial impression of the quality of the products. You can also see individual review posts. Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: MAC Apres Chic Pro Longwear Eye Liners

This review is for the five (5) limited-edition Pro Longwear Eye Liners releasing with MAC’s Apres Chic Collection. This post includes photographs and swatches of the following colors:

  • Black Ice: Rich black
  • Rich Experience: True brown
  • Mountain Air: Vibrant teal
  • Night Trail: Deep navy blue
  • Snow Shadow: Purple violet

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