Monthly Archives: October 2013

Review & Swatches: Senna Midnight Wine Cream Lipsticks

Senna’s Midnight Wine collection for Fall 2013 includes warm brown and berry tones. This review is for the 2 lipstick shades released with the collection:

  • Ruby: deep wine
  • Beautiful Bronze: golden bronze glow

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Review & Swatches: Ciate Corrupted Neons Collection

This review is for Ciate’s Corrupted Neons Collection, which consists of 4 sets containing 3 nail polishes each, as follows:

Club Tropicana:

  • 0.45 oz Paint Pots Nail Polish in Cha Cha Cha
  • 0.45 oz Caviar Pearls in Club Tropicana
  • Mini Black Light Topcoat

Shout Out:

  • 0.45 oz Paint Pots Nail Polish in Electronica
  • 0.45 oz Caviar Pearls in Shout Out
  • Mini Black Light Topcoat

Megaphone:

  • 0.45 oz Paint Pots Nail Polish in Big Yellow Taxi
  • 0.45 oz Caviar Pearls in Megaphone
  • Mini Black Light Topcoat

Foam Party:

  • 0.45 oz Paint Pots Nail Polish in Boom Box
  • 0.45 oz Caviar Pearls in Foam Party
  • Mini Black Light Topcoat

The mini Paint Pot of black-light top coat that is included in each set transforms any color from regular polish into a UV-glowing nail polish. Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: Missha Signature Glam Art Rouge SRD704

Missha’s 2013 Winter Holiday collection includes two Signature Glam Art Rouge lipsticks. This review is for the shade SRD704, which is a deep purple red color. Continue reading

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Swatches: OPI Mariah Carey Holiday 2013 Collection

Here are images and swatches of OPI’s Mariah Carey 2013 Holiday Collection. This post shows the following shades with one coat applied:

  • My Favorite Ornament: Make this champagne glitter your new personal favorite.
  • All I Want for Christmas (is OPI): This marvelous maroon is present-ly my top choice.
  • Cute Little Vixen: This deep red violet has foxy written all over it.
  • Underneath the Mistletoe: Is my kiss as spicy-sweet as this candy-apple red?
  • In My Santa Suit: This generously pigmented red is worth staying on the “nice” list.
  • Visions of Love: I see this rich burgundy in my immediate future.
  • Warm Me Up: This spiced coffee hits all the cold spots.
  • Wondrous Star: This gold-flecked shimmer has heavenly shine.
  • All Sparkly and Gold: What more can we say…the name says it all.
  • Sleigh Ride for Two: There’s only room left for this dark hot chocolate.
  • Ski Slope Sweetie: This golden pearl is everybunny’s favorite.
  • I Snow You Love Me: Just like I snow you love this disco light confetti.
  • Silent Stars Go By: This blush of textured pink has parades of sparkle. (Liquid Sands)
  • Baby Please Come Home: Can’t wait to see you…in this textured and sparkling lilac. (Liquid Sands)
  • Make Him Mine: But make this textured glistening rose mine first (Liquid Sands)
  • It’s Frosty Outside: This frosted silver is so icy it’s hot. (Liquid Sands)
  • Emotions: This dramatic sparkling coal has got me feeling fine. (Liquid Sands)
  • Kiss Me at Midnight: It’s time to fall in love with this frosted ice blue. (Liquid Sands)

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Review & Swatches: Missha Signature Glam Art Rouge SPK108

Missha’s 2013 Winter Holiday collection includes two Signature Glam Art Rouge lipsticks. This review is for the shade SPK108, which is a nude pink color. Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: Senna Midnight Wine Lip Lacquers

Senna’s Midnight Wine collection for Fall 2013 includes warm brown and berry tones. This review is for the 3 lip gloss shades released with the collection:

  • Blush Wine: glowing rose
  • Leather: rich cocoa brown
  • Mulberry: mauve wine

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Review & Swatches: Missha Signature Velvet Art Shadow Palette No. 17 Cranberry Combination

Missha’s 2013 Winter Holiday collection includes two Signature Velvet Art Shadow Palettes. This review is for the No. 17 Cranberry Combination palette, which is the palette used for the collection’s Mysterious Aura look. Continue reading

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Sept. Glossybox & Oct. Wantable: Unboxing & Review Video

Here is my unboxing and review of the makeup items found in GlossyBox‘s September 2013 box and Wantable‘s October 2013 box. Come unbox with me! Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: 29 Reserves Grape Seed Age Protecting Moisturizing Lipstick SPF 20 in “Lightly Crushed”

29 Cosmetics’ Reserves Grape Seed Age Protecting Moisturizing Lipstick SPF 20 is a moisturizing lipstick that is available in 2 dozen shades. This review is for the lipstick in Lightly Crushed–a sheer frosted nude. Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: Missha Signature Velvet Art Shadow Palette No. 16 Indigo Combination

Missha’s 2013 Winter Holiday collection includes two Signature Velvet Art Shadow Palettes. This review is for the No. 16 Indigo Combination palette, which is the palette used for the collection’s Fatal Aura look. Continue reading

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