CoverGirl Captiol Collection – Inspired By The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

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Limited-edition
Release Date: Fall 2013
Availability: Drugstores

For the company’s first movie partnership, CoverGirl is joining forces with The Hunger Games: Catching Fire to release a limited edition collection called the Capitol Collection! Keep an eye out for it at your local drugstore this Fall.

“We are excited to announce COVERGIRL as the exclusive makeup partner for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. The exquisite beauty and style in the world of the Capitol is a focal point of this film. Partnering with an innovative brand like COVERGIRL to create an additional layer of beauty storytelling and inspiration for the fans is new territory that we’re delighted to explore.”
–Paula Kupfer, Lionsgate Vice President of Promotions and Consumer Products


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Kitsy Lane Jewelry Haul Video

Here’s a little something different. I’ve had the opportunity to open up a jewelry boutique on Kitsy Lane. In this video, I show you a few of the pieces that are available and what I think about them. If you’d like to look at all of the pieces available for purchase, please see this link.

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Review & Swatches: Maybelline Color Tattoo 24 Hr Eye Shadow in “Seashore Frosts”

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Maybelline Color Tattoo 24 Hr Eye Shadow in Seashore Frosts

Availability: ULTA, Walgreens, Drugstores
Price: $8.00 (Approx.)

Maybelline’s Summer 2013 collection includes new, limited edition shades of Color Tattoo eye shadows. This review is for the Summer 2013 shade in Seashore Frosts, which is a slate blue with a pale gold sheen.

If you would like to see the other Summer 2013 limited edition shades, please see this post.


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Review & Swatches: Sephora Colorful Eyeshadow in No. 46 “Flirting Game”

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Sephora Colorful Eyeshadow in No. 46 Flirting Game

Availability: Sephora
Price: $13.00

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 has released a new line of eye shadows in its Colorful Eyeshadow Collection. The collection includes 80 different shades 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.

I will be reviewing all of the new colors offered in the Colorful Eyeshadow Collection. This review is for the shade No. 46 Flirting Game–a shimmery pinkish taupe.

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MAC Tropical Taboo Collection

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Limited-edition
Release Date: July 4, 2013
Availability: MAC Stores & Online Nordstrom, Macy’s

Take a look at MAC’s upcoming Tropical Taboo Collection! This is a new mineralized collection from the company for Summer 2013.


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Review & Swatches: Bobbi Brown Long Wear Cream Shadow Stick in “Golden Pink”

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Bobbi Brown Long Wear Cream Shadow Stick in Golden Pink

Availability: Sephora
Price: $28.00

Company’s Description

A long-lasting, waterproof eye shadow that glides on easy like a stroke of genius. Shade, define, smoke up, and highlight your eyes with this do-it-all eye shadow formula. It glides onto your lids tug-free and is completely waterproof, so it can play as rough as you do. Choose from subtle to eye-popping shades that last for up to eight hours without creasing, flaking, or fading.

Bobbi Brown’s new Bobbi Brown Long Wear Cream Shadow Sticks come in eight (8) different shades. This review is for the shade Golden Pink–a shimmering pink peach color.

If you would like to see photos and swatches of all eight (8) shades, please see this post.

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Review & Swatches: MAC Temperature Rising Powerchrome Eye Pencils

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MAC Temperature Rising Powerchrome Eye Pencils

Availability: MAC Stores & Online
Price: $21.00

Company’s Description

Creamy yet weightless, powerful metallic chrome colour in limited-edition shades. Combination of large and small particle pearls gives shimmering, multi-dimensional sparkle. Layers for intense vibrancy or blends easily for soft shine. Ophthalmologist tested.

This review is for the four (4) limited edition Powerchrome Eye Pencils releasing with MAC’s Temperature Rising Collection for Spring 2013. This post includes photographs and swatches of the following colors:

  • Rich Glance: Light gold
  • Copper Strip: Frosty mid-tone copper
  • Life’s Luxury: Deep bronze brown
  • Polished Jet: Charcoal with pearl


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Review & Swatches: MAC Temperature Rising Eye Shadow Quad in “Temperature Rising”

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MAC Temperature Rising Eye Shadow Quad in Temperature Rising

Availability: MAC Stores & Online
Price: $44.00

Company’s Description

An Eye Shadow Quad packaged in a limited-edition soft touch bronze compact in four shades: Temperature Rising, Performance Art, Swelter and Beauty Marked. The highly pigmented powder formula applies evenly, blends and builds beautifully.

This review is for the Temperature Rising Eye Shadow Quad releasing with MAC’s Temperature Rising Collection for Spring 2013. This post includes photographs and swatches of the following colors:

  • Performance Art: Frosted gold mauve (Veluxe Pearl)
  • Swelter: Mid-tone grey violet (Frost)
  • Temperature Rising: Light warm tanned peach (Lustre)
  • Beauty Marked: Charcoal black with red pearl (Velvet) (Permanent)

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Review & Swatches: MAC Temperature Rising Eye Shadow Quad in “Bare My Soul”

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MAC Temperature Rising Eye Shadow Quad in Bare My Soul

Availability: MAC Stores & Online
Price: $44.00

Company’s Description

An Eye Shadow Quad packaged in a limited-edition soft touch bronze compact in four shades: Bare My Soul, When In Rio, Friendly and Romantico. The highly pigmented powder formula applies evenly, blends and builds beautifully.

This review is for the Bare My Soul Eye Shadow Quad releasing with MAC’s Temperature Rising Collection for Spring 2013. This post includes photographs and swatches of the following colors:

  • Bare My Soul: Frosted gold (Lustre)
  • When in Rio: Deep green with copper pearl (Frost)
  • Summer Indulgence: Deep bronze chocolate (Veluxe Pearl)
  • Romantico: Light taupe bronze (Veluxe Pearl)


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Review & Swatches: MAC Temperature Rising Lipsticks

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MAC Temperature Rising Lipsticks

Availability: MAC Stores & Online
Price: $16.50

Company’s Description

Colour plus texture for lips. Stands out on the runway and simmers on the street. It’s what made M∙A∙C famous. Limited-edition soft-touch bronze packaging.

This review is for the four (4) limited edition Lipsticks releasing with MAC’s Temperature Rising Collection for Spring 2013. This post includes photographs and swatches of the following colors:

  • Altered Beige: Creamy yellow beige (Lustre)
  • Feel My Pulse: Vivid magenta violet (Cremesheen)
  • Sheer Seduction: Super dazzle bronze (Dazzle)
  • Caliente: Super dazzle violet (Dazzle)

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