Review & Swatches: MAC Office Hours Pro Longwear Blushes

MAC Office Hours Pro Longwear Blushes

Limited Edition
Release Date: September 13, 2012 (U.S.) / September 2012 (International)
Availability: MAC Stores & Online

Company’s Description

A lightweight blush with extreme colour perfection and non-fading, eight-hour wear. Ultra fine, silky powder glides on and blends easily to provide a moist, flawless, natural finish or with layering, a brighter, more dramatic look.

This review is for the new Pro Longwear Blushes releasing with MAC’s Office Hours collection. This post includes photographs and swatches of the following colors:

  • Baby Don’t Go: Light cool beige
  • Stay By Me: Light peach coral
  • Blush All Day: Light mid-tone rose beige
  • Stubborn: Mid-tone rose plum*
  • Rosy Outlook: Light yellow pink
  • Stay Pretty: Light bright blue-pink
  • Eternal Sun: Warm brown
  • Whole Lotta Love: Light blue-pink
*This shade was not yet available.


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Review & Swatches: MAC Office Hours Pro Longwear Eye Shadows

MAC Office Hours Pro Longwear Eye Shadows

Limited Edition
Release Date: September 13, 2012 (U.S.) / September 2012 (International)
Availability: MAC Stores & Online

Company’s Description

A unique longwearing Eye Shadow with a silky, creamy texture formulated for maximum colour impact. Easily blendable and buildable; lids are visibly smooth no matter how intense the application. Lasts 8 hours.

This review is for the new Pro Longwear Eye Shadows releasing with MAC’s Office Hours collection. This post includes photographs and swatches of the following colors:

  • Ever Ivory: Pale ivory
  • Bloom On: Light burnt rose
  • Always Sunny: Light yellow brown
  • Uninterrupted: Dark caramel*
  • Fashion Fix: Dark cool slate grey
  • Linger Softly: Light grey blue
  • Endless Passion: Mid-tone rose
  • Mauveless: Dark mid-tone mauve*
  • More Amour: Mid-tone red
*These shades were not yet available.


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Stay Tuned: MAC Office Hours Collection!

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Guerlain Holiday 2012 Collection

Limited-edition
Release Date: October 2012
Availability: Nordstrom, Sephora

Here is a look into Guerlain’s upcoming Holiday 2012 collection. The promotional images for this collection are gorgeous. Keep reading for preliminary information about the products and images!


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Monthly Favorites & Regrets August 2012 Video

I had many requests to continue doing a monthly favorites video, so here we go! In this video, I share the products I’ve been most impressed by this month, and some products I found disappointing.

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I really hope you enjoy this video!


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Review & Swatches: Missha Signature Velvet Art Shadow Palette No. 10

Missha Signature Velvet Art Shadow Palette No. 10

Availability: Missha
Price: $22.99

Missha’s 2012 Spring/Summer collection includes two Signature Velvet Art Shadow Palettes. This review is for the No. 10 palette, which includes four (4) neutral shades: white, pink, gold, and brown.

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Review & Swatches: Kat Von D Shade Shifter Eye Shadow in “On the Road”

Kat Von D Shade Shifter Eye Shadow in On the Road

Availability: Sephora
Price: $16.00

Company’s Description

Change your view and change colors with this bold, multidimensional shadow. Adorn your lids with the lustrous pigment and watch as the hue alters, depending on the angle of view and available lighting. Activated by water, one swipe gives you highlighting, contouring, and deepening possibilities for a sensual, dramatic look with a duochrome effect.

Kat Von D’s new Shade Shifter eye shadows come in four (4) chameleon-like, color-shifting shades. This review is for the shade On the Road–a brown that flashes green.

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