Paula’s Choice Resist Instant Smoothing Anti-Aging Foundation Review, Photos, Swatches


Paula’s Choice Resist Instant Smoothing Anti-Aging Foundation

Availability: Paula’s Choice,
Price: $24.95
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Company’s Description

This dual-action liquid foundation brings proven anti-aging benefits to your makeup. It instantly smooths fine lines and imparts a luminous, natural-looking radiance, for a noticeably younger, more even complexion. Specialized ingredients boost skin’s ability to fight environmental damage, so you will see skin that not only looks younger but acts younger as well. Experience a healthy, flawless, complexion that glows- and becomes healthier with each use.

Paula’s Choice Instant Smoothing Anti-Aging Foundation is part of the company’s RESIST line and is said to provide both anti-aging benefits and makeup benefits. This foundation is available in 6 shades. The shade Level 2 Light is depicted in this review.

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Maybelline Master Glaze Blush Sticks Review, Photos, Swatches


Maybelline Master Glaze Blush Sticks

Availability: ULTA
Price: $8.99
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Company’s Description

Face Studio Master Glaze Glisten Blush Stick makes cheeks go dewy and gently glazed with sheer blush color. Liquid shimmer pearls + shea butter glide provide blendable blush color and smooth, even application.

Maybelline’s new Master Glaze Blush Sticks are cream blushes that come in 6 shades: Warm Nude, Pinch Pink, Pink Fever, Make Mauve, Coral Shine, Plums Up. Keep reading for a review of all 6 colors!

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Chanel Jardin De Camelias Collection – Spring 2014


Release Date: Spring 2014
Availability: Nordstrom

Here is a look into Chanel’s upcoming Spring 2014 Collection – Jardin De Cameliass – which is inspired by Coco Chanel’s favorite flowers–Camelias.

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Beauty Empties Video: Reviews For Products I’ve Used Up

Here is the the third installment in the Product Empties series. In this video, I show which products I’ve fully used up and share my thoughts on their quality.

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Tarte LipSurgence Power Pigments Review, Photos, Swatches


Tarte LipSurgence Power Pigments

Availability: Sephora, Tarte
Price: $24.00
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Company’s Description

Power up your pout! Inspired by our newly designed cheek stain, these punched up lip tints impart bold color and shine for a perfect smile all day long.

Tarte’s Spring 2014 Collection features the release of new items in the LipSurgence line–Power Pigments–which are said to give the lips bold color. The 8 shades are inspired by Tarte’s cheek stains. The following shades are depicted and reviewed, below:

  • Exposed: nude pink
  • Tipsy: sheer coral
  • Blissful: warm peach
  • Fearless: pink coral
  • Blushing Bride: rosy pink
  • Flush: sheer berry
  • Natural Beauty: sheer rosy red
  • True Love: sheer watermelon, Inc.

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