Review & Swatches: Pur Minerals CC Cream Broad Spectrum SPF 40

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Pur Minerals CC Cream Broad Spectrum SPF 40

Availability: ULTA
Price: $38.00
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Your multitasking moisturizer, brightener, primer, concealer and SPF foundation! More than just another beauty balm, CC Cream with SPF 40 protects, corrects and perfects the skin’s appearance with clinically advanced plant-based ingredients, like DERMAPUR® HP—a clarifying corrective from meadowsweet—and CLARISKIN II®—a brightening powerhouse from wheat germ. Ideal for all skin types and concerns, this silicone-free formula works to erase brown spots, blemishes and fine lines from sight while balancing uneven skin tone.

Pur Minerals’s Color Correcting Cream (CC Cream) is said to be a moisturizer, brightener, primer, concealer, and foundation all in one. It is available in four (4) shades. This review is for the lightest shade–Light.

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Review & Swatches: Sephora Colorful Eyeshadow in No. 71 “Blonde Ambition”

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Sephora Colorful Eyeshadow in No. 71 Blonde Ambition

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. 71 Blonde Ambition–a shimmering golden beige.

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Ariel Collection Now Available At Sephora

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Have you been waiting on Disney and Sephora’s Ariel collection? It’s now available, in full, for purchase here for VIBs. Look under the “Disney Collection” brand tab.

Unfortunately, the Storylook palette is still out of stock. But just submit your e-mail and Sephora will let you know when they have them back in stock to purchase.

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Review & Swatches: CoverGirl Lip Perfection Jumbo Gloss Balm in #240 “Apricot Twist”

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CoverGirl Lip Perfection Jumbo Gloss Balm in #240 Apricot Twist

Availability: Drugstore.com, ULTA, Walgreens, CVS, Drugstores
Price: $7.00-$9.00 (Approx.)
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Innovative Cover Girl LipPerfection Jumbo Gloss balm, combines sheer color and soft shine without stickiness! Sheer color, soft shine, no stickiness. Unique twist up form. Shea and mango butters, smooth application and feel.

CoverGirl’s line of Lip Perfection Jumbo Gloss Balms contains 16 shades. This review is for the shade #240 Apricot Twist.

If you’d like to see swatches and photos of all of the balm shades, please see this post.


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Review: Perfumies Afterglow Solid Perfume Stick

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Perfumies Afterglow Solid Perfume Stick

Availability: Perfumies
Price: $7.00
Disclosures: PR Sample

Company’s Description

Do you ever take your big bottle of perfume with you? To work, to school, to the gym, or on a plane? Probably not, because it is cumbersome, can break or spill in your bag, and TSA unapproved. Perfumies’ solid perfume sticks solve all these problems…

Perfumies sells solid perfume sticks in a countless number of scents. This review is for the scent Afterglow: a blend of sandalwood, amber, musk and vanilla.

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Review & Swatches: Lancome Gloss In Love in “Pink Carat”

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Lancome Gloss In Love in Pink Carat

Availability: ULTA, Nordstrom
Price: $27.00
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

The first Lancôme Gloss that truly loves your lips: unprecedented shine wraps lips with color and addictive comfort. Available in 12 fresh new shades, this gloss combines color with 6 hours of moisture in an easy click-to-open package. The new Expert Applicator hugs lips, resulting in a smooth and line-free vinyl lip look. Available in 12 fresh new colors. These easy-to-wear glosses can be worn by themselves or combined with our shimmer top coat, 200 Just Strass, for added sparkle and shine.

Lancome’s Gloss In Love line includes 12 new shades and touts a moisturizing, smooth formula. This review is for the gloss in shade 323 Pink Carat–a sheer pink with pink and silver sparkles.


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Special Edition GlossyBox June 2013: GIVEAWAY & Unboxing

Last day to enter for the giveaway! See video for details.

Here is my unboxing and review of the makeup items found in GlossyBox‘s June 2013 special edition box. Come unbox with me, and get a chance to win one of your own!

If you like what you see and are interested in trying GlossyBox for yourself, you can get a free full-sized OPI nail polish bottle with your subscription here with the code SUMMER.

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: Buxom Divine Goddess Luminizer in “Venus”

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Buxom Divine Goddess Luminizer in Venus

Availability: Sephora
Price: $28.00
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

A face and body cream luminizer with a unique, refreshing sensation. Bathe your complexion in an incandescent glow and experience the refreshing sensation of this sheer, lightweight cream luminizer for face and body. Wear it alone or under or over foundation to glow like a goddess.

Buxom’s Divine Goddess Luminizer is a cream highlighting product that can be used alone or with foundation. Keep reading for my thoughts on this luminizer.


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Burberry Summer Splash Collection – Summer 2013

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Limited-edition
Release Date: Summer 2013
Availability: Nordstrom

Here is a look into Burberry’s upcoming Summer Splash collection!

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Wantable Beauty Box For June 2013: Unboxing & Review Video

Here is my unboxing and review of the makeup items found in Wantable‘s June 2013 box. Come unbox with me!

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.

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