Review & Swatches: Rimmel Wake Me Up Instant Radiance Shimmer Touch in “Shimmering Sand”

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Rimmel Wake Me Up Instant Radiance Shimmer Touch in Shimmering Sand

Availability: Walgreens, CVS, Walmart.com, Drugstores
Price: $5.00 (Approx.)
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Rimmel Wake Me Up Instant Radiance Shimmer Touch Balm adds an instant boost of radiance wherever you need it. The ultra-blendable mousse formula instantly lifts visible signs of fatigue and illuminates any part of your complexion. The ultra-blendable cream formula, enhanced with radiance pearls, sculpts cheeks or highlights browbones. It’s an instant boost of radiance wherever you need it. It’s time to get glowing!

Rimmel’s new Wake Me Up line includes the Instant Radiance Shimmer Touch, which is a cream highlighter that is available in four (4) shades. This review is for the shade 004 Shimmering Sand.

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Chanel Superstition Collection – Fall 2013

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Limited-edition
Release Date: Currently Available
Availability: Nordstrom

Company’s Description

A firm believer in luck, Gabrielle Chanel surrounded herself with her favorite charms and talismans, as much for good fortune as for inspiration. The symbols that warded off superstitious fears now serve as silent muses for an enchanting Fall makeup collection. Sumptuous khaki tones are set off by new ‘lucky charm’ duos: entrancing, shade-matched pairs for cheeks and lips.

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Review & Swatches: Sephora Colorful Eyeshadow in No. 82 “Hollywood’s Calling”

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Sephora Colorful Eyeshadow in No. 82 Hollywood’s Calling

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. 82 Hollywood’s Calling–a golden brown with a shimmering mirror finish.

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Review & Swatches: Rimmel Wake Me Up Instant Radiance Shimmer Touch in “Peach Glow”

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Rimmel Wake Me Up Instant Radiance Shimmer Touch in Peach Glow

Availability: Walgreens, CVS, Walmart.com, Drugstores
Price: $5.00 (Approx.)
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Rimmel Wake Me Up Instant Radiance Shimmer Touch Balm adds an instant boost of radiance wherever you need it. The ultra-blendable mousse formula instantly lifts visible signs of fatigue and illuminates any part of your complexion. The ultra-blendable cream formula, enhanced with radiance pearls, sculpts cheeks or highlights browbones. It’s an instant boost of radiance wherever you need it. It’s time to get glowing!

Rimmel’s new Wake Me Up line includes the Instant Radiance Shimmer Touch, which is a cream highlighter that is available in four (4) shades. This review is for the shade 003 Peach Glow.


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Sigma Eye Liner Collection Now Available

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Explore Sigma‘s brand-new Extended Wear Eye Liner Collection launching today! These eye liners are the newest additions to the Sigma makeup collection and will be available permanently. The eye liners were developed to add a bold, dynamic edge to your current look.

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Review: Jan Marini Age Intervention Duality Anti-Acne Cream & Anti-Aging Face Cream

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Jan Marini Age Intervention Duality Anti-Acne Cream & Anti-Aging Face Cream

Availability: Dermstore
Price: $90.00
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Jan Marini combines proven anti-aging and acne ingredients together in Duality, to provide users with the solution to fighting wrinkles and blemishes. Acne eliminating ingredients include an active 10% micronized benzoyl peroxide, peptide and all-trans-retinol to kill acne causing bacteria and prevent feature breakouts. A cocktail of medically backed peptides, hyaluronic acid, white tea extract, chrysin and bisabolol effectively combat and reverse the signs of aging. These two unparalleled skin care treatments significantly improve texture and tone, while being gentle enough for all skin types.

This review is for Jan Marini’s Duality face cream, which includes two different face products in one: an anti-acne cream and an anti-aging cream. Keep reading for more photos and my thoughts about the effectiveness of this skincare product.

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MAC Indulge Collection – Fall 2013

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Limited-edition
Release Date: August 15, 2013
Availability: MAC Online & Stores

Company’s Description

You’re invited to a dinner of supreme decadence, where no taste is too extravagant and no behaviour beyond limits. On the menu: Cremeblend Blush flushes skin with a sensual glow while Eye Shadow smolders for the ultimate in seduction, intensified by Fluidline in Gilt Gourmet and Deliciously Rich. Haute & Naughty Too Black Lash darkens and lengthens lashes, while Lipstick and Lipglass further intoxicate the senses, as lacquered nails shimmer in jewel tones and molten metallics.



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Review & Swatches: Josie Maran Coconut Watercolor Cheek Gelee in “Poppy Paradise”

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Josie Maran Coconut Watercolor Cheek Gelee in Poppy Paradise

Availability: Sephora
Price: $22.00
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

An innovative coconut water-infused cheek gelée with up to 14 hours of color and hydration. This buildable, blendable blush hybrid provides the natural look of a cream blush with the long-lasting hydrating color of a gel stain. Infused with 50 percent-pure coconut water, it instantly hydrates while nourishing with the powerful benefits of vitamin E-rich argan oil. Like a refreshing sip of coconut water for your skin, this moisture-packed blush instantly drenches cheeks in a cool veil of color.

Josie Maran’s newest cheek product is a gel-formula blush that comes in six (6) shades. This review is for the Coconut Watercolor Cheek Gelee in Poppy Paradise–a warm toned hot pink color.


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Review & Swatches: Elizabeth Arden New York in Bloom Radiant Bronzing Powder in “Soft”

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Elizabeth Arden New York in Bloom Radiant Bronzing Powder in Soft

Availability: Elizabeth Arden, Macy’s
Price: $38.00
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

A sun-kissed look is a great way to embrace Spring. Our lightweight, silky mineral bronzing powder gives you a luminous bronzed glow with the perfect hint of golden pink. Infused with antioxidants to provide a healthy looking radiance to your skin.

Elizabeth Arden’s New York in Bloom Collection features three Radiant Bronzing Powders. This review is for the powder in Soft.

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MAC So Supreme Collection – Fall 2013

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Limited-edition
Release Date: August 2013
Availability: MAC Online & Stores

Here is a sneak peek into MAC’s upcoming So Supreme Collection, which launches new shades of MAC’s Sheen Supreme Lipsticks and Lipglass Tints.



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