Aveda Heart Lands Collection – Fall 2013

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Limited-edition
Release Date: Currently Available
Availability: Aveda Online & In Stores

Company’s Description

“Inspired by simpler times, Heart Lands features nomadic-inspired eyes and just-in-from-the-cold, naturally flushed cheeks,” says Janell Geason, Aveda Global Artistic Director, Makeup. “The textures are velvety and the colors rich but not too saturated. I wanted it to look more like a stain, as if the color was radiating from within.”

Here is a look into Aveda’s Heart Lands Collection for Fall 2013. Keep reading for full product information and photos!


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Review: Unite Volumizing Shampoo & Conditioner

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Unite Volumizing Shampoo & Conditioner

Availability: Unite
Price: $27.50 (Shampoo) / $29.95 (Conditioner)
Disclosures: PR Sample

Company’s Description

Shampoo: Create soft flexible volume and enhance natural luster and shine. Volumizes without sacrificing your hair’s natural moisture. Imagine that!!
Conditioner: Enjoy the feeling of fullness, volume and shine without the weight! Your hair will feel so manageable and light , you’ll be on cloud nine all day.

Here is a review of Unite’s Volumizing Shampoo and Conditioner. Both of these products are sulfate- and paraben-free as well as being 100% vegan.


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Review & Swatches: Maybelline Color Tattoo Pure Pigment Eyeshadow in “Pink Rebel”

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Maybelline Color Tattoo Pure Pigment Eyeshadow in Pink Rebel

Availability: ULTA, CVS
Price: $6.99
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Dare to Wear Intense Color With Eye Studio Color Tattoo Pure Pigments Eyeshadow. Double-Dipped Pigments Create Double Color Intensity For Your Most Explosive Eyes. The Crease-Proof Formula With Uperior Staying Power Wears For Up to 24 Hours.

Maybelline’s newest addition to its Color Tattoo line is a set of 12 new Pure Pigments, which are loose pigment eye shadows. This review is for the Pure Pigment in Pink Rebel.

To see photographs and swatches of all 12 colors, see this post.


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Review & Swatches: NARS Cheek Palette in “Soulshine”

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NARS Cheek Palette in Soulshine

Availability: Sephora
Price: $41.00
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Play up cheekbones with a shimmering color pop. This mosaic of three beautiful colors is perfect for layering on a lustrous highlight or creating a sophisticated sculpted look.

NARS’ newest cheek product comes in two, limited-edition, Sephora-exclusive color sets: Realm of the Senses and Soulshine. This review is for Soulshine, which contains a peachy pink with gold shimmer, a sheer golden apricot, and a soft rose tone with golden shimmer.

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MAC Pressed Pigments Collection – Fall 2013

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Limited-edition
Release Date: July 25, 2013 (Online ) / August 1, 2013 (Stores)
Availability: MAC Stores & Online

Company’s Description

M•A•C Pressed Pigments take eye shadows to another level with advanced technology. Now in nine sophisticated new shades, go bold with the rich, blue colour of Vanilla Diamond or glamorous in stunning Black Grape. For a softer, luminous look try Pink Pepper or the glistening glow of Summer Honey. Two different applications give you gorgeous versatility – apply dry for a shimmery-sheer effect, or wet for a dramatic, high-gloss finish.


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Wantable Beauty Box For July 2013: Unboxing & Review Video

Here is the unboxing video overview for Wantable‘s July 2013 Beauty Box!

If you like what you see and are interested in trying Wantable for yourself, you can get free shipping here.

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

Enjoy!


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Review & Swatches: NARS Cheek Palette in “Realm of the Senses”

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NARS Cheek Palette in Realm of the Senses

Availability: Sephora
Price: $41.00
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Play up cheekbones with a shimmering color pop. This mosaic of three beautiful colors is perfect for layering on a lustrous highlight or creating a sophisticated sculpted look.

NARS’ newest cheek product comes in two, limited-edition, Sephora-exclusive color sets: Realm of the Senses and Soulshine. This review is for Realm of the Senses, which contains a flirty, sheer peach, shimmering bronzed rose, and sparkling gold sand.

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L’Oreal Magic Nude Liquid Powder Foundation Review, Photos, Swatches

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L’Oreal Magic Nude Liquid Powder Foundation

Availability: ULTA, Walgreens, Walmart, CVS
Price: $13 (Approx.)

Company’s Description

Get the ultimate un-makeup look with Magic Nude Liquid Powder Bare Skin Perfecting Makeup with SPF 18. Revolutionary liquid transforms on contact, leaving a soft powder like finish. This foundation is so amazingly lightweight it’s like wearing no makeup at all! Just shake and apply – it’s magic!

L’Oreal’s newest foundation comes with its Magic Nude line and comes in a liquid-to-powder formula. The foundation comes in 12 shades. This review is for the shade Nude Beige.

*Note* My recent look at the ingredients in this foundation has significantly changed my review. Please take another look at the information, below, if you previously read this review. Thanks!


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Maybelline Color Tattoo Pure Pigment Eyeshadows Video

Here is the video overview of Maybelline’s Color Tattoo Pure Pigment Eyeshadows. The video includes live swatches of all of the colors and my thoughts about the quality of the formula. Reviews for each color are coming soon!

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

Enjoy!


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Swatches: Hard Candy Nail Polishes

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Hard Candy Nail Polishes

Availability: Wal-Mart
Price: $4.00

Hard Candy has released 45 new nail polish shades, available exclusively at WalMart. The 45 shades are broken down into 5 different collections:

Crushed Chrome Collection: Luxurious and timeless hues embellished with a golden textured finish. This collection boasts refinement and sophistication and is infused with a vivacious luster.

Itsy Glitzy Collection: Intense, illuminating, and incandescent hues saturated with the richest and most extreme mica and glitter. Inspired from the runway and now at your fingertips.

Crystal Confetti Collection: A unique collection based on artistic expression. Flourishing, adventurous, full coverage shades with various particle sizes and creative textures. Graffiti is revolutionary; it’s an outlet to create public art. Now take this artistic and creative expression to your nails.

Candy Sprinkles Collection: Suspended in a clear top coat, shimmery flecks sparkle brilliantly with different shapes of shiny glitter. Candy Sprinkles is a fabulous top coat over any color.

Glitteratzi Collection: The combination of confident opposites and intimate tonalities mixed with the right amount of sparkle creates enthusiasm for the vitality of life. The hues are natural and are becoming more evolved and colored. Tasteful tones with all the personality to satisfy every trend setter.

Here are photographs and swatches of some of the new colors from each collection!


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