OPI Euro Centrale Collection Video

Here is the video overview of the nail polishes from OPI’s Euro Centrale Collection. The video includes live application of all of the colors and my thoughts about the quality of the formula.

If you’d like to see photos and swatches of each of the colors, please see this post.

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Review & Swatches: Maybelline Color Sensational Vivids Lipcolor in “Pink Pop”

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Maybelline Color Sensational Vivids Lipcolor in Pink Pop

Availability: ULTA, Walgreens, Drugstores
Price: $7.50 (Approx.)

Company’s Description

Now bright goes gorgeous, never garish with Color Sensational Vivids Lipcolor by Maybelline. Brighter color from Maybelline’s exclusive vivid pigments. Creamier feel from nourishing honey nectar.

Maybelline’s new lip product is its Color Sensational Vivids Lipcolors, which are brighter, bolder versions of its original Color Sensational Lipcolors. This new line of lipsticks comes in ten (10) different shades. This review is for the shade Pink Pop–a vibrant pink.

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Chanel Maquillage Croisiere De Chanel Collection

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Limited-edition
Release Date: February 2013 / Now @ Chanel
Availability: Nordstrom

Company’s Description

Youthful, elegant, and utterly feminine, pink inspires a tender makeup palette with a fresh, rebellious twist. Applied to the eyes, lips and nails, or dusted onto the cheeks, the favorite colour of youth dazzles, revealing a face of dewy freshness.

Here is a look into Chanel’s upcoming Maquillage Croisiere De Chanel Collection. Keep reading for product descriptions and images!


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Review & Swatches: Maybelline Color Sensational Vivids Lipcolor in “Vivid Rose”

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Maybelline Color Sensational Vivids Lipcolor in Vivid Rose

Availability: ULTA, Walgreens, Drugstores
Price: $7.50 (Approx.)

Company’s Description

Now bright goes gorgeous, never garish with Color Sensational Vivids Lipcolor by Maybelline. Brighter color from Maybelline’s exclusive vivid pigments. Creamier feel from nourishing honey nectar.

Maybelline’s new lip product is its Color Sensational Vivids Lipcolors, which are brighter, bolder versions of its original Color Sensational Lipcolors. This new line of lipsticks comes in ten (10) different shades. This review is for the shade Vivid Rose–a bright, rose-ruby color.

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Review: MAC 224 Tapered Blending Brush

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MAC 224 Tapered Blending Brush

Availability: MAC Stores & Online
Price: $31.00

Company’s Description

For controlled eye shadow application. This brush has soft fibers which taper to form a medium size dome shape. M·A·C professional brushes are hand-sculpted and assembled using the finest quality materials. They feature wood handles and nickel-plated brass ferrules.

This review is for MAC’s 224 Tapered Blending Brush–a medium domed brush for controlled eye shadow application. Keep reading for images and my thoughts on this brush.

Check out the Spring 2013 Color Collection at Beauty.com!

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Lise Watier Pastel Power Collection – Spring 2013

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Limited-edition
Release Date: Currently Available
Availability: Lise Watier

Check out the new products from Lise Watier, releasing with its Spring 2013 Collection Pastel Power. Keep reading for images and color descriptions!

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Review & Swatches: Physicians Formula Sexy Booster Sexy Glow Glossy Stain in “Red”

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Physicians Formula Sexy Booster Sexy Glow Glossy Stain in Red

Availability: ULTA, Walgreens, CVS, Drugstores
Price: $9.95 (Approx.)

Company’s Description

Innovative glossy lacquer + stain hybrid formula delivers irresistible, richly pigmented color in an intensely glossy finish combined with Physicians Formula Sexy Boost Blend for the ultimate pout-enhancing effect. The result is full, voluptuous, SEXY lips! High-impact color takes long-wear and high-performance to a sexy new level, that lasts up to 12 hours.

Sexy Boosting Formula: infused with the scent of warm vanilla, “afterglow” illumination and pheromone-mimicking ingredients including clinically tested Androstadienone, Cocoa Extract (aka “the Love Chemical”) and ancient aphrodisiac Horny Goatweed to enhance your sexy side.

Physicians Formula’s new line of Sexy Booster makeup items come just in time for Valentine’s Day this year. This review is for the Sexy Booster Sexy Glow Glossy Stain. This lip product comes in two colors. This review is for the color Red, which is a bold, classic red color.

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Review & Swatches: Missha The Style Beautiful Tint in 01 “Moist Pink”

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Missha The Style Beautiful Tint in 01 Moist Pink

Availability: Missha
Price: $12.99

Company’s Description

Give your lips both moisture and color with this Beautiful Tint Gloss. The soft brush tip makes it easy to apply. The ingredient, Xylitol, gives your lips a cool and refreshing feeling. Choose from different colors to express your look of the day, whether that may be lovely, casual, or elegant.

Missha’s Beautiful Tint lip tints are available in four (4) different shades. This review is for the shade Moist Pink, which is a soft, cool-toned pink color.


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Review & Swatches: Sephora Colorful Eyeshadow Collection Nos. 11-21

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Sephora Colorful Eyeshadow in Nos. 11-21

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 doing individual reviews for all of the new colors offered in the Colorful Eyeshadow Collection. I will also do a series of swatch posts for those interested in seeing just photographs and swatches of the colors. In this post, you can view photographs and swatches of eye shadows Nos. 11-21 in the following shades:

  • No. 11 Break The Bank: emerald green with silver glitter
  • No. 12 Green Tea Time: shimmering light teal
  • No. 13 Curacao Punch: bright aquamarine with silver glitter
  • No. 14 Surfin USA: shimmering cerulean
  • No. 16 Midnight Swim: shimmering steel blue gray
  • No. 17 Sweet Dreams: shimmering iced cornflower blue
  • No. 18 Pool Party: bright blue with silver glitter
  • No. 19 My Boyfriends Jeans: shimmering deep blue
  • No. 20 Sailor Kiss: matte indigo
  • No. 21 Space Odyssey: night sky blue with blue glitter

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Guerlain Terracotta Collection – Spring/Summer 2013

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Limited-edition
Release Date: March 2013
Availability: Nordstrom, Sephora, Saks Fifth Avenue

Company’s Description

The ultimate cult bronzing powder, one Terracotta product is sold somewhere in the world every 20 seconds. The sheer magic of this legendary make-up line is its ability to duplicate the illusion of sun on skin with an astoundingly natural-looking glow. Often imitated but never equalled, its secret formula strikes a subtle balance between color and transparency, creating a flawless natural look that lasts all day.


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