Review & Swatches: Kat Von D True Romance Eyeshadow Palette in “Ladybird”

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Kat Von D True Romance Eyeshadow Palette in Ladybird

Availability: Sephora
Price: $36.00

Company’s Description

An all-in-one palette with eight matte, rich pigment shadows and an Autograph Pencil liner. This stellar matte eye shadow palette is formulated with rich, long-wearing pigment that prevents creasing, smudging, and fading all day and night. Smooth velvety shades glide onto eyelids, while colors layer seamlessly to create an array of customized neutral looks. The long-wear, on-the-go pencil liner glides onto eyelids for a flawless finish and is perfect for creating everyday neutral looks or intense smoky eyes.

Kat Von D’s newest True Romance palette in Ladybird features a mix neutral eye shadows in the following shades:

  • Für Elise
  • Vespertine
  • Renholdër
  • Siouxsie-sioux
  • Unrequited
  • Harlow
  • Wölf
  • Cleopatra
  • Immortal Love Mini Autograph Pencil

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Swatches: Zoya Satins & Cashmeres Collection

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Zoya Satins & Cashmeres Collection

Availability: Zoya Online
Price: $8.00 each

These photos and swatches are for Zoya’s Satins & Cashmeres Collection. The following shades are shown:

Cashmeres Nail Lacquers

  • Livingston: Fall red cream
  • Pepper: Brick red cream
  • Sailor: Dark navy cream
  • Hunter: Dark sea cream
  • Louise: Chocolate brown cream
  • Flynn: Camel brown nude

Satins Nail Lacquers

  • Channing: Rust red copper metallic
  • Mason: Red violet “Fandango Pink” metallic
  • Claudine: Meteorite gray metallic
  • Neve: Sapphire blue metallic
  • Giovanna: Lush emerald green metallic
  • Maria-Luisa: Sparkling cellophane gold topper

All the colors shown have one (1) coat.


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Review & Swatches: LORAC Mint Edition Palette

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LORAC Mint Edition Palette

Availability: ULTA
Price: $42.00

Company’s Description

A retro-cool eye and cheek palette inspired by classic, feminine style. The Mint Edition Eye/Cheek Palette contains a variety of eight matte and shimmer eye shadows and a blush and face highlighter, all made with Lorac’s original velvety-smooth formula. This full-face collection also features a limited-edition exclusive Couture Shine Liquid Lipstick in Retro, a nude-pink shade that flatters all skintones.

This review is for LORAC’s limited edition Mint Edition Palette, which includes eight (8) eye shadows, two (2) cheek colors, and a lip gloss.


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Monthly Favorites Video & GIVEAWAY: July 2013

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

Plus, I will be giving away the Shell Pearl Beauty Powder from MAC’s Year Of The Snake Collection! See the video for details.

Don’t forget to subscribe to Allura’s YouTube channel to stay posted on the latest videos and to be eligible for exclusive giveaways.

I hope you enjoy this video!

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Tom Ford Fall 2013 Collection

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Limited-edition
Release Date: September 2013
Availability: Nordstrom

Company’s Description

Tom ford focuses on the art of the seductive eye with his Fall 2013 color collection. At the Heart of the collection is the limited edition ombré eye color trio of monochromatic shades That uses light and depth to create a dynamic contrast. A n innovative, dual-ended liquid Liner enhances the look, adding sophisticated and provocative definition.

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Review & Swatches: Sephora + Pantone Universe Light Storm Liquid Shadow in “Tuscany”

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Sephora + Pantone Universe Light Storm Liquid Shadow in Tuscany

Availability: Sephora
Price: $18.00

Company’s Description

A long-lasting liquid eye shadow formula with color-shifting hues and incomparable shine. This unique color-shifting formula alters hues depending on the angle of view and available lighting to create a dramatic, multidimensional look. The lightweight, crease-resistant liquid pigments add a mega-chromatic wash of color to the eye. This stunning formula blends evenly into skin and dries quickly for long-lasting, ultra impressive wear.

Sephora’s limited edition Summer collaboration collection with Pantone Universe includes three two (2) liquid eye shadows (one of the originally three shades–Smoky Grape–is already permanently sold out). This review is for the Light Storm Liquid Shadow in Tuscany–a molten, brown-purple-taupe shade.

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Review & Swatches: Disney Ariel by Sephora Mermaid’s Song 4 Piece Lip Gloss Set

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Disney Ariel by Sephora Mermaid’s Song 4 Piece Lip Gloss Set

Availability: Sephora
Price: $38.00
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Company’s Description

A set of four flirty lip glosses in shades that dare you to be bold. Fun and feisty, this set of lip formulas speaks volumes. This collection of glistening glosses features shades inspired by Ursula’s earrings, Ariel’s pink dress and iconic red hair, and her sisters’ darling shells. Take advice from your favorite mermaid: Be empowered. Be bold.

Sephora and Disney have collaborated to release the Ariel collection. This review is for the Mermaid’s Song 4 Piece Lip Gloss Set, which includes four (4) lip glosses in the following colors:

  • Dream Girl: Perky pink
  • Sea Witch: Bold berry
  • Redhead: Rich red
  • Mermaid: Courageous coral


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Review: Disney Ariel by Sephora Set the Mood Compact Mirror

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Disney Ariel by Sephora Set the Mood Compact Mirror

Availability: Sephora
Price: $20.00
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Bat your eyes and pucker your lips with this beautifully designed deep sea treasure.

Sephora and Disney have collaborated to release the Ariel collection. This review is for the Set the Mood Compact Mirror.

Note: This mirror is not currently showing up online because it is out of stock. I suspect Sephora will re-stock it in the near future, so keep checking!

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Swatches: OPI San Francisco Collection

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OPI San Francisco Collection

Limited-edition
Release Date: August 7, 2013
Price: $9.00 ($10.95 CAN)
Availability: ULTA

Here is a look at OPI’s San Francisco Collection nail polishes! The following colors are shown, each with one (1) coat:

  • A-Piers to Be Tan: I shore do like this chocolaty tan
  • Dining al Frisco: Just feast your eyes on this fresh-air blue
  • Haven’t the Foggiest: Can’t tell you why I love this misty gray…I just do
  • Peace & Love & OPI: This holographic sage and eggplant is far out
  • Keeping Suzi at Bay: There’s no holding back this assertive navy blue
  • Incognito in Sausalito: You better keep this almost-black blue under wraps
  • Lost on Lombard: Oh garn-et! I’m all turned around
  • I Knead Sour-Dough: Are you bready to wear this toasty warm brown
  • Muir Muir on the Wall: This trailblazing plum is the fairest of all
  • In the Cable Car-Pool Lane: Good golly, Miss Trolley, this rich burgundy takes me away
  • Embarca-Dare Ya!: Betcha can’t pass up this marvelous magenta
  • First Date at the Golden Gate: You and me and this shimmery ruby make three
  • It’s All San Andreas’s Fault: I’d move mountains to get this textured earthy taupe
  • Wharf! Wharf! Wharf!: Dog-gone it…fetch me that textured matte blue
  • Alcatraz…Rocks: There’s no escaping this arresting textured gray


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Swatches: Zoya PixieDust Collection Fall 2013

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Zoya PixieDust Collection – Fall 2013

Availability: Zoya Online
Price: $9.00 each

These photos and swatches are for Zoya’s PixieDust Collection for Fall 2013. The following shades are shown:

  • Tomoko: Glowing Silver
  • Chita: Emerald Green
  • Sunshine: Van Gogh Blue
  • Carter: Regal Purple
  • Arabella: Rich Fuchsia
  • Dhara: Dazzling Copper

All the colors shown have one (1) coat.

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