MAC Vamplify Collection for July 2016

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Limited Edition
Release Date: July 7, 2016 (Online); July 14, 2016 (In Stores)
Availability: MAC Stores & Online, Nordstrom, Macy’s

Company’s Description

M∙A∙C Vamplify is back. Seven new hues join the potent lineup: deep turquoise blue, smoky stone, perfect periwinkle, violet-tinged mocha, rich cocoa, dusky rose and intense true red, each loading lips with that same delicious shine. Now there’s more vamp than ever.


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Smashbox Always On Matte Liquid Lipsticks Review, Photos, Swatches

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Smashbox Always On Matte Liquid Lipsticks

Availability: Sephora
Price: $24.00
Deal: Choose 2 of 3 deluxe samples from Sephora’s Summer Getaway Promo with any $25 purchase. Use code: HOTVIB. Ends 7/1/16.
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Perfected on-set in Smashbox’s L.A. photo studio, Always On Matte Liquid Lipstick leaves lips with ultra-lightweight, but bold color. This liquid-matte formula is infused with the lip-smoothing Smashbox Primer Oil complex for suede-soft lip color in an array of gorgeous, highly pigmented shades. The precision tip applicator lines and fills with one swipe of the no-drop reservoir, while Advanced Polymer Technology makes lip color stay put and look fresh and flawless for up to eight hours for smudge-proof, budge-proof, and non-feathering, carefree wear.

Smashbox’s new Always On Matte Liquid Lipsticks are matte-finish lip colors that are said to last eight hours with a light-weight, comfortable formula. This review is for 10 of the shades!

  • In Demand: pink neutral
  • Babe Alert: nude rose
  • Thrill Seeker: bright red orange
  • Bang Bang: yellow red
  • Blast Off: bright pink coral
  • Big Spender: rose
  • : deep fuchsia
  • Disorderly: deep brick red
  • Girl Gang: plum
  • True Grit: deep warm brown


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Laura Mercier Eye Art Caviar Colour-Inspired Palette

Eye Art Caviar Colour-Inspired Palette

Limited-edition
Release Date: July 2016
Availability: Sephora

Company’s Description

The mirrored palette features six matte and six crushed pearl-shimmer eye shadow shades, ranging from light to dark. The versatile palette can take your eyes from neutral day to sultry evening looks. The universally flattering, light reflecting crushed pearl-shimmer shades add dimension and enhance brightness. Featuring a slim, faux snake skin design, it’s both elegant and travel-friendly.

Eye Art Caviar Colour-Inspired Palette ($55.00) (Limited Edition)

  • Rosegold (Pearl)
  • Tuxedo (Matte)
  • Ginger (Matte) (Repromote)
  • Morning Dew (Matte) (Repromote)
  • Copper (Pearl)
  • Ganache (Matte)
  • Buttercream (Matte) (Repromote)
  • Khaki (Pearl)
  • Sandglow (Pearl)
  • Steel (Matte)
  • Amethyst (Pearl)
  • Burnished Bronze (Pearl)

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Tom Ford Orchid Collection 2016

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Limited-edition
Release Date: July 2016
Availability: Nordstrom

Company’s Description

Introducing Lip Color, Nightbloom Powder, and Solid Perfume in shades inspired by the elusive Black and Velvet Orchid.


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LORAC PRO Palette 3 Review, Photos, Swatches

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LORAC PRO Palette 3

Availability: ULTA
Price: $44.00
Deal: Select LORAC items now 30% off at ULTA! Ends 6/25.
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Go PRO with LORAC PRO Palette 3! The third edition to Lorac’s original, best-selling PRO Palette, this PRO artistry palette is packed with 8 shimmer and 8 matte eyeshadows in all the soft and feminine shades you need to create the hottest looks straight from the Red Carpet. Lorac’s velvety-smooth shadows are infused with soothing botanicals and are ultra-pigmented to perform wet or dry so you can shade, shadow, line and define your eyes, just like a PRO.

LORAC’s third incarnation of is PRO Palette contains 8 matte and 8 shimmery shades to provide you with a “soft and feminine” look. Check out all of the shades and my review, below:

  • Top Row (Matte): Blanc, Canvas, Cool Taupe, Pink Nude, Clay, Terracotta, Dark Brown, Jet Black
  • Bottom Row (Shimmer): Light Gold, Almond Pearl, Medallion, Light Pewter, Amethyst, Rose Bronze, Dark Mocha, Truffle


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Too Faced Totally Cute Palette – Summer 2016

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Limited-edition
Release Date: Available Now
Availability: Sephora, Too Faced

Company’s Description

Totally Cute Palette features nine highly pigmented shades in matte to shimmer finishes, and it includes limited-edition stickers to brighten up your palette. Create an array of eye looks with these everyday neutrals to bright pops of color that last. Just use the included, step-by-step, how-to Glamour Guide with three beauty looks to get you started.

Totally Cute Palette ($36.00) (Limited Edition)

  • Double Scoop: Matte vanilla malt
  • Shooting Star: Shimmering nude
  • Unicorn: Pearl pink
  • Bunny Fu-Fu: Matte pumpkin spice
  • Chocolate Donut: Matte dark brown
  • Clover: Golden green pearl
  • Storm Cloud: Blackened peacock
  • I: Bubblegum pink with silver sparkle
  • Meow: Deep amethyst

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Lancome Juicy Shakers Review, Photos, Swatches

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Lancome Juicy Shakers

Availability: Sephora, ULTA, Nordstrom
Price: $21.00
Deal: Receive a FREE MAKE UP FOR EVER Excessive Lash deluxe sample with any $25 Sephora purchase. Use code: INEXCESS. Ends 7/12/16.
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Juicy Shaker’s bi-phase technology delivers the first pigmented lip oil with two distinct phases. The first phase features a transparent oil for a comfortable, non-sticky shine. Formulated with a blend of five nourishing oils, it treats your lips like a lip balm. Peach kernel oil, a well-known emollient, softens lips while sweet almond oil conditions, apricot oil hydrates, and cranberry oil provides rich antioxidant properties. Muscat rose oil, which is rich in essential fatty acids, helps to soothe your lips. The second phase provides pigment for a touch of color. Shake the bottle like a cocktail shaker to emulsify them together. The cushion applicator enhances application by delivering the perfect amount of non-sticky shine and a sheer tint of color to lips.

Lancome’s Juicy Shakers are lip color oils that come with cushion applicators that are supposed to give you color and shine. They come in a total of 20 shades, three of which are reviewed, below:

  • 271 Good Kara-Mel: bordeaux
  • 283 Berry In Love: berry purple
  • 341 Bohemian Raspberry: raspberry red


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Estee Lauder Bronze Goddess Summer Glow Multi-Palette Review, Photos, Swatches

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Estee Lauder Bronze Goddess Summer Glow Multi-Palette

Availability: Sephora, Nordstrom
Price: $50.00
Deal: Receive a FREE MAKE UP FOR EVER Excessive Lash deluxe sample with any $25 Sephora purchase. Use code: INEXCESS. Ends 7/12/16.
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Illuminate and contour your skin with Bronze Goddess Summer Glow, a multi-palette by Estée Lauder that gives your face, cheeks and eyes radiant, sun-kissed color.

Estee Lauder’s Bronze Goddess Collection for Summer 2016 includes the launch of the Summer Glow Multi-Palette, which includes three cheek shades: a highlighter, a blush, and a bronzer.


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MAC Viva Glam Ariana Grande 2 Collection

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Limited-edition
Release Date: September 8th, 2016 (Online & In Stores)
Availability: MAC Stores & Online, Nordstrom, Macy’s

Company’s Description

She’s back! Play it nice and charming in Ariana Grande’s shimmering neutral mauve Lipglass, or get fresh and cheeky in matte orchid pink Lipstick. Wear each shade alone, or layer together. Be a doll, and go GLAM!

Every cent of the selling price of M·A·C VIVA GLAM Lipstick and Lipglass is donated to the M·A·C AIDS Fund. To date, the M∙A∙C AIDS Fund has raised $425 million.


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Maybelline Color Sensational The Loaded Bolds Lipsticks Review, Photos, Swatches

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Maybelline Color Sensational The Loaded Bolds Lipsticks

Availability: ULTA
Price: $7.49
Deal: Buy 1, get 1 at 50% off Maybelline products at ULTA. Ends 6/25/16.
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Maybelline’s Color Sensational The Loaded Bolds Lip Color delivers one-stroke intensity with hyper-color pigments and an opaque, creamy clay base.

Maybelline’s new line of lipstick shades are boldly pigmented and matte, with a creamy formula. The Loaded Bolds lipsticks come in 20 shades, all of which are swatched and reviewed, below!


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