Review & Swatches: L’Oreal Colour Caresse Wet Shine Stain in “Eternally Nude”

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L’Oreal Colour Caresse Wet Shine Stain in Eternally Nude

Availability: ULTA, Walgreens, Walmart, CVS
Price: $10 (Approx.)

Company’s Description

Discover a stain that thinks it’s a gloss. Now hydration & shine meet lasting, lightweight color. Colour Caresse Wet Shine Stain combines the power of a lip stain with lip-gloss luster. This next generation lip stain, formulated with a blend of light hydrating oils & concentrated pigments, delivers lasting color with a glossy finish. Packed with 30% water, Colour Caresse Wet Shine Stain leaves lips soft, comfortable and hydrated for up to 6 hours.

L’Oreal’s newest lip product is its Colour Caresse Wet Shine Stains, which are said to be both a light-weight gloss and a stain. The Wet Shine Stains come in 12 different shades. This review is for the shade Eternally Nude–a caramel nude.

To see photos and swatches of all 12 shades, please see this post. You can also see live swatches in this video.

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Review & Swatches: Maybelline Color Tattoo Metal 24 Hr Eye Shadow in “Electric Blue”

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Maybelline Color Tattoo Metal 24 Hr Eye Shadow in Electric Blue

Availability: ULTA, Walgreens, Drugstores
Price: $8.00 (Approx.)

Maybelline has just released five (5) Color Tattoo Metal 24 Hr Eyeshadow shades to the Color Tattoo line of gel/cream shadows. This review is for the shade Electric Blue–a medium, shimmery, navy blue.

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Review & Swatches: L’Oreal Voluminous Power Volume 24 Hour Mascara

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L’Oreal Voluminous Power Volume 24 Hour Mascara

Availability: ULTA, Walgreens, Walmart, CVS
Price: $8 (Approx.)

Company’s Description

Power volume 24H Mascara delivers intense, dramtic volume that holds for up to 24 hours. A mega-sized brush deposits more mascara on lashes for quicker more extreme results, while innovative collagen formula creates captivating, voluptous look that won’t deflate or shrink.

L’Oreal’s newest mascara is its Voluminous Power Volume 24 Hour mascara, which the company says will give you intense volume and 24 hours of wear. The shade shown, below, is in Black Smoke.


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Review & Swatches: Chantecaille Rose Petals Highlighter Powder

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Chantecaille Rose Petals Highlighter Powder

Availability: Nordstrom, Saks Fifth Avenue
Price: $74.00

Company’s Description

Inspired by the soft, gossamer color and texture of crushed rose petals, Chantecaille has created a limited-edition highlighting powder to brighten your powder room as well as your face.

A kaleidoscope of colorful powders blend together beautifully to impart a sheer, flattering glow on all skin tones. Unique light-perfecting powders provide a veil of subtle radiance, while flexible polymers ensure long-lasting, comfortable wear. Innovative technology allows the soft, iridescent pigments to be evenly sprinkled throughout the entire powder.

Chantecaille’s Rose Petals Highlighter Powder (aka Les Pétales de Rose) initially released with the company’s Holiday 2012 collection. It contains a kaleidoscope of luminizing colors with what the company claims is a soft, crushed rose petals texture.


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Review & Swatches: Maybelline Color Tattoo Metal 24 Hr Eye Shadow in “Gold Rush”

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Maybelline Color Tattoo Metal 24 Hr Eye Shadow in Gold Rush

Availability: ULTA, Walgreens, Drugstores
Price: $8.00 (Approx.)

Maybelline has just released five (5) Color Tattoo Metal 24 Hr Eyeshadow shades to the Color Tattoo line of gel/cream shadows. This review is for the shade Gold Rush–a shimmery/glittery yellow-gold color.

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OPI Mariah Carey Collection Video

Here is the video with live application and swatches of OPI’s Mariah Carey Collection nail polishes. You can see photographs of all of the colors applied here.

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Chantecaille Spring 2013 Collection

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

Company’s Description

Inspired by Spring runway trends and BLOOMs passionate commitment to ban shark finning, Chantecaille has created the Save the Sharks Palette- an alluring eye and cheek palette. Worn with the new Lip Chic Rose Délice, this Spring Look fuses on trend colors from the catwalk with the freshness of the oceans, in a bold yet femine way.

Here is a look into Chantecaille’s upcoming Spring 2013 collection. As Chantecaille does every year, 5% of the proceeds from the company’s eye shadow palette will go to a non-profit that helps endangered animals. This time, the donations will go to the Bloom Association to help combat the shark fin trade.


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Review & Swatches: L’Oreal Colour Caresse Wet Shine Stain in “Pink Resistance”

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L’Oreal Colour Caresse Wet Shine Stain in Pink Resistance

Availability: ULTA, Walgreens, Walmart, CVS
Price: $10 (Approx.)

Company’s Description

Discover a stain that thinks it’s a gloss. Now hydration & shine meet lasting, lightweight color. Colour Caresse Wet Shine Stain combines the power of a lip stain with lip-gloss luster. This next generation lip stain, formulated with a blend of light hydrating oils & concentrated pigments, delivers lasting color with a glossy finish. Packed with 30% water, Colour Caresse Wet Shine Stain leaves lips soft, comfortable and hydrated for up to 6 hours.

L’Oreal’s newest lip product is its Colour Caresse Wet Shine Stains, which are said to be both a light-weight gloss and a stain. The Wet Shine Stains come in 12 different shades. This review is for the shade Pink Resistance–a soft, peachy-pink with micro-shimmer.

To see photos and swatches of all 12 shades, please see this post. You can also see live swatches in this video.

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Review & Swatches: L’Oreal True Match Super-Blendable Crayon Concealer

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L’Oreal True Match Super-Blendable Crayon Concealer

Availability: ULTA, Walgreens, Drugstores
Price: $8.95 (Approx.)

Company’s Description

Conceal it all, big to small. True Match Super-Blendable Crayon Concealer offers customizable coverage from the tiniest of blemishes to larger areas of imperfections. The tip of the crayon allows for precise application, while the side of the crayon can easily canvas a larger area of skin. The innovative formula provides sheer to full coverage that blends easily and won’t look cakey.

L’Oreal has released a new pencil concealer as part of its True Match line. This concealer comes in six (6) different shades. My shade and the one depicted, below, is Fair/Light W1-2-3.

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Review & Swatches: Wet n Wild Fergie Photo Op Eye Shadow Palette in “Maldives Sky”

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Wet n Wild Fergie Photo Op EyeShadow Palette in Maldives Sky

Availability: Walgreens, Drugstores
Price: $5.00 (Approx.)

Wet n Wild has just released a new line of products in its Fergie CenterStage Collection. The collection includes four (4) Photo Op eye shadow palettes that each contain five (5) colors. This review is for the palette in Maldives Sky.

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