Beauty Hits & Misses Video For June 2014

Time for monthly hits and misses! In this video, I share the products I’ve been most impressed by this past month, and some products I found disappointing.

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I hope you enjoy this video!

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L’Oreal Balm Pops Review, Photos, Swatches

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L’Oreal Pop Balms

Availability: ULTA
Price: $7.99
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

L’Oreal’s Pop Balm is a kiss of color and care powered by moisturizing oils from subtly sheer to poppy colors.

L’Oreal’s brand new Balm Pops are said to provide a kiss of color and a moisturizing formula. The Balm Pops are available in 4 shades, which are shown in this review:

  • Electric Pink
  • Bold Blush
  • Wild Lily
  • Fiery Red


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Giorgio Armani Fade To Grey Collection – Fall 2014

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Limited-edition
Release Date: August 2014
Availability: Nordstrom; Macy’s

Here is a sneak peek into Giorgio Armani’s upcoming Fade To Grey collection for Fall 2014!


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70% Off Shu Uemura For 4th Of July

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Get up to 70% off right now at Shu Uemura in celebration of 4th of July! Enjoy!

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Sephora Colorful Eyeshadow No. 14 Surfin USA Review, Photos, Swatches

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Sephora Colorful Eyeshadow in No. 14 Surfin USA

Availability: Sephora
Price: $13.00
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Flash superior color, flawless wear, and long-lasting beauty with this striking eye shadow formula. The Color Eye Last complex means you can comfortably wear this shadow up to 10 gorgeous hours and the micronized pigments ensure an ultra smooth, blendable texture. The range of colors and finishes complement day and evening looks, from perfect mattes to pearlized shimmers, glitters, and a glossy mirror glow.

Sephora’s line of Colorful Eyeshadows contains nearly 100 different colors in 4 finishes: matte, shimmer, glitter and mirror effect. The formula is said to be highly concentrated, containing up to 70% of pigments and shimmers to provide ultimate color intensity. These shadows are supposed to last 10 hours. They can also be placed in Sephora’s new palettes, which are offered with 3 pans or 6 pans.

This review is for the shade No. 14 Surfin USA–a shimmering azure blue.

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70% Off Cherry Culture Summer Clearance

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Tons of items are currently up to 70% off during Cherry Culture‘s Summer Clearance Sale! I’d recommend the Milani lipsticks and blushes. Enjoy!

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Marc Jacobs Lovemarc Lip Gel in Have We Met? Review, Photos, Swatches

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Marc Jacobs Lovemarc Lip Gel in Have We Met?

Availability: Sephora; Marc Jacobs
Price: $30.00
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

A color-saturated, long-wearing, gellified lipstick with a sleek shine finish. Fall in love with Marc’s irresistible, gellified lipstick. Full of pure pigment, this long-wearing lipstick has an irresistibly touchable texture. Unlike traditional waxy lipsticks, Lovemarc’s cutting-edge, gellified formula delivers the utmost in creaminess, comfort, and color payoff. An infusion of monoi butter—a velvety cream made from the tropical tiare flower—provides intense hydration, while myrrh extract works to reduce the signs of aging, and an innovative 3-D plumping agent adds gentle volume. The vivid shades are all inspired by Marc’s favorite movies.

Marc Jacobs’s Lip Gels are lipsticks that are said to be pigmented and long-wearing with a gel formula. The Lip Gels are currently available in 18 shades. This review is for Have We Met?, which is a shimmery peachy pink.

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