Make Up For Ever To Launch Ultra HD Foundation & Stick Foundation

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New, Permanent
Release Date: July & September 2015
Availability: Sephora

Company’s Description

MAKE UP FOR EVER once again leads the beauty industry into the next era of makeup innovation and technology. As the original pioneer of the HD makeup category, MAKE UP FOR EVER continues to redefine and elevate beauty standards with the launch of its new ULTRA HD FOUNDATION, the first and only foundation designed for the demands of 4K technology. With 4K technology, the next generation of digital devices will display images with unbelievable detail, stunning clarity, and heightened color than existing HD technology. Completely invisible under the latest, ultra-magnified resolution, these innovative foundation formulas look completely natural on camera – and to the naked eye.

As a result, ULTRA HD FOUNDATION provides complete, silky coverage while staying even more invisible, feeling even more comfortable, and looking even more natural. The next generation of MAKE UP FOR EVER’s iconic HD Foundation is optimized for the digital lifestyle, offers nearly double the original HD Foundation’s shade range and is available in both liquid and stick formulas. The perfect everyday foundation, ULTRA HD LIQUID FOUNDATION is available in 40 shades and provides medium coverage with a natural finish in a lightweight, oil-free formula. As an alternative to liquid for a flawless complexion and also ideal for touch ups and contouring, ULTRA HD STICK FOUNDATION is offered in 15 shades that blend beautifully onto normal to dry skin.


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Maybelline Baby Lips Moisturizing Lip Glosses Video

Here is the video overview of Maybelline’s new Baby Lips Moisturizing Lip Glosses. The video includes live swatches of all of the colors and my thoughts about the quality of the formula. You can also read the written review here.

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ColourPop Ultra Matte Lips Review, Photos, Swatches

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ColourPop Ultra Matte Lips

Availability: ColourPop
Price: $6.00

Company’s Description

This thin and lightweight formula glides onto the lips smoothly and leaves SUPER intense pigment-rich colour with a bold, ultra matte look. It’s very long wearing and completely kiss proof!

ColourPop’s new Ultra Matte Lips are liquid lipsticks that are said to be light-weight, smooth, pigment-rich, and kiss-proof. Theses come in 25 different shades, all of which are swatched, below:

  • Vice: Pale warm nude
  • Midi: Soft neutral beige
  • Trap: Dusty greyed out beige
  • Limbo: Deep chocolate brown
  • LAX: Vampy blackened red
  • 1st Base: Mid- tone true pink
  • Donut: Bright peach
  • Solow: Neutral nude pink
  • Pacific: True bright orange
  • Ouiji: Bright coral red
  • Shimmy: Pale pastel baby pink
  • Seesaw: Pastel lavender pink
  • Buds: Shocking neon pink
  • Highball: Hot red- pink
  • Mars: Red fuchsia
  • Koala: Vibrant pastel lavender
  • Sundae: Vibrant pink magenta with a subtle blue violet undertone
  • Drive-In: Mid-tone bright magenta
  • Lychee: Bright warm violet
  • Zipper: Deep blackened purple
  • Bumble: Dusty warm terracotta
  • Succulent: Electric neon orange red
  • Creeper: True classic blue red
  • Tulle: Dusty mauve burgundy
  • Avenue: Deep yellow red

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Kat Von D To Launch Mi Vida Loca Remix Palette for Holiday 2015

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Limited-edition
Release Date: Holiday 2015
Availability: Sephora

Kat Von D will be launching a new Mi Vida Loca Remix eyeshadow palette for holiday 2015. The palette will include 24 shades. I’ll update you with details once they are available!

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ColourPop Metamorphosis Collection Video

Here is the video overview of ColourPop’s Metamorphosis Collection. The video includes live swatches of all of the colors and my thoughts about the quality of the formula. You can also read the written review here.

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Clarisonic

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Too Faced Love Palette Review, Photos, Swatches

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Too Faced Love Palette

Availability: TooFaced, Sephora, ULTA
Price: $49.00
Deal: Choose 1 of 3 free deluxe samples with any $25 Sephora purchase. Use code: JULYFOUR. Ends 7/30.
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Create your own love story with endless, passionately pretty eye looks. Too Faced’s love-worthy eye collection features fifteen silky shadows in shimmer, pearl and matte finishes. Innovative slurry powder technology creates velvety, smooth and soft pigments that offer multidimensional, intense color payoff. From flirtaceous neutrals to romantic pinks and passionate emeralds, this palette allows you to create limitless looks that anyone will fall head over heels for.

Too Faced’s Fall 2015 Collection features the release of the new, limited-edition eye shadow palette–the Love Palette. This palette includes 15 eye shadows and an eye liner:

  • Adore: metallic copper rose
  • Amorous: demi-matte blackened brown
  • Darling: gilded clover
  • Dearest: sunlit gold
  • Desire: medium gilded warm brown
  • Everlasting: blackened forest
  • Obsessed: gilded black cherry
  • Puppy Love: sugared raisin
  • Romance: demi-matte pink chocolate
  • Smitten: ballet slipper pink
  • XOXO: frozen peach
  • Cherish: sparkling peach
  • Devotion: iced beige
  • Passion: gilded amethyst
  • Sweetie Pie: pearly pink rose
  • Perfect Eyes Eye Liner in Black

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MAC Veluxe a Trois Collection – Fall 2015

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Limited Edition
Release Date: August 20, 2015 (Online)
Availability: MAC Stores & Online, Nordstrom

MAC will be re-vamping its Veluxe Pearlfusion palettes with the release of six new trios (which look like they might be Permanent). The Veluxe a Trois Collection also features the release of six limited-edition lipsticks and six Cremesheen Glasses.


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Maybelline Lip Studio Color Blurs Review, Photos, Swatches

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Maybelline Lip Studio Color Blurs

Availability: ULTA
Price: $8.99
Deal: Buy 1, get 1 at 50% off Maybelline at ULTA!
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Company’s Description

Maybelline’s Lip Studio Color Blur redefines the rules of color with a cream matte pencil and blurring smudger. The cream matte pencil feels extremely smooth and comfortable on lips, while the blurring smudger creates your own looks from full-on bold to softly blurred. Color Blur comes in 10 shades ranging from vivids to neutrals.

Maybelline new’s Lip Studio Color Blurs are matte lip pencils with a blurring smudger. Maybelline says this formula is smooth and comfortable to wear. This lip product is available in the following 10 shades, all of which are shown, below:

  • Pink Insanity
  • Fast & Fuchsia
  • Berry Misbehaved
  • Orange Ya Glad
  • Cherry Cherry Bang Bang
  • Partner In Crimson
  • Plum, Please
  • My My Magenta
  • I’m Blushing
  • I Like To Mauve It

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ColourPop Launches Tie Dyes for Summer 2015

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Limited-edition
Release Date: Available Now
Availability: ColourPop

ColourPop has just launched four limited edition Tie Dye shades for Summer 2015. Check them out!

Super Shock Cheek ($8.00)

  • Road Trip: Cool toned silver beige with warm glittery accents

Super Shock Shadow ($5.00)

  • Rip Tide: Warm coral, pink with glittery highlights
  • Flamingo: Icy metallic light blue
  • Summer Lovin: A soft metallic beige bronze (Repromote)

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Tarte Sets & Kits for Fall 2015

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Limited-edition
Release Date: Available Now
Availability: Tarte, Sephora

Company’s Description

Bring an energetic look to eyes and cheeks with tarte’s clay-infused eye and cheek palette, featuring eight gorgeous eye shadows in neutral, plum, and smoky hues. Then amp up your makeup look with the versatile eye and cheek highlighter and go softly flushed with the warm, neutral blush—each infused with tarte’s iconic Amazonian clay and encased in a chic palette. Use the included step-by-step guide to learn how to create the “Everyday Energy” and “Nighttime Noir” looks.


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