MAC Lightness of Being Collection Video

Here is the video overview of MAC’s Lightness of Being Collection. The video includes live swatches of all of the colors and my thoughts about the quality of the formulas. You can also read written reviews for all of the products: see the description box for links!

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Zoya Naturel Satins Collection – 2015

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Limited-edition
Release Date: January 15, 2015
Availability: Zoya Online & ULTA
Price: $9.00

Company’s Description

The next generation of Zoya Naturel is almost here! Introducing, Zoya Naturel Satins, a collection of six new, neutral nail polish colors in an ultra-wearable, low-sheen, chic satin finish. A hybrid between matte and glossy polishes, the new Zoya Satin* formula provides opaque coverage and is longer lasting than traditional matte shades. The flawlessly smooth finish hides imperfections and creates a luxurious, satin finish nail look.

15% Off* any order with code BYE2014 at checkout.  Valid 12/26 – 12/31

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Sephora x Pantone Cooling Marsala Multi Stick Review, Photos, Swatches

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Sephora x Pantone Cooling Marsala Multi Stick

Availability: Sephora
Price: $25.00
Deal: 20% off sale items with code: EXTRA20. Ends 1/1.
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

A soothing cheek balm tinted with Marsala, the 2015 Sephora+Pantone Color of the Year. This light and easy-to-use cooling stick provides Immediate skin relief and de-puffs with caffeine, providing an instant soothing effect. It is slightly pigmented to add a hint of Marsala to cheeks for highlighting or contouring. The coconut oil-based stick allows for quick application and provides light moisturizing for dry or irritated skin.

The Color Of The Year for 2015 is Marsala, and Sephora’s collaboration collection with Pantone Universe includes the Cooling Marsala Multi Stick, which is a pigmented cooling stick for the cheeks.


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Holiday Unboxings Video! Love With Food, Glossybox, Wantable

Here is a holiday unboxing video! We’ll snack on some yummy things from Love With Food, and check out new makeup from Glossybox and Wantable.

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15% Off* any order with code BYE2014 at checkout.  Valid 12/26 – 12/31

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Giorgio Armani Fuchsia Maharajah Collection – Spring 2015

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Limited-edition
Release Date: February 2015
Availability: Nordstrom; Macy’s

Here is a sneak peek into Giorgio Armani’s upcoming Fuchsia Maharajah Collection for Spring 2015, which is inspired by colorful Indian gardens and palaces.


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Sephora x Pantone Facets of Marsala Multi-Finish Eye Palette Review, Photos, Swatches

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Sephora x Pantone Facets of Marsala Multi-Finish Eye Palette

Availability: Sephora
Price: $39.00
Deal: 20% off sale items with code: EXTRA20. Ends 1/1.
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

An eye shadow palette with matte, shimmer, pearl, and glitter finishes that complement the Sephora+Pantone Color of the Year for 2015. This travel-size eye shadow palette features 24 shades that complement Marsala, the Color of the Year for 2015, plus four Marsala shadows with different finishes—matte, glitter, pearl, and shimmer. Use it to create five different Marsala-inspired looks or your own endless combinations. This palette was inspired by the beloved Holiday 2012 Pantone Metallic Palette.

The Color Of The Year for 2015 is Marsala, and Sephora’s collaboration collection with Pantone Universe includes the Facets of Marsala Multi-Finish Eye Palette, which includes 24 eye shadows in various finishes.


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What’s New In Beauty – Dec. 2014 Video

Check out this video if you want to see what new beauty products have just launched!

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Hard Candy Review, Photos, Swatches

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Hard Candy Slow & Steady Fierce Effects Shadow Duo

Availability: Wal-Mart
Price: $5.00

Company’s Description

Hard Candy Fierce Effects Shadow Duo Eyeshadow features a unique hybrid texture that is not a powder or a cream and provides velvety texture with luminous color. Each shade is intensified with a second pigment for a multi-dimensional pearl finish. With intense staying power, these cushiony silky pigments offer a comfortable, long-wearing formula.

Hard Candy’s new Fierce Effects Shadow Duos are packages that contain 2 cream-powder eye shadow shades. This review is for the Slow & Steady duo, which includes a cream-champagne and a brown.

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Sephora x Pantone Shimmering Marsala Cheek Trio Review, Photos, Swatches

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Sephora x Pantone Shimmering Marsala Cheek Trio

Availability: Sephora
Price: $28.00
Deal: 20% off sale items with code: EXTRA20. Ends 1/1.
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

An exclusive, limited-edition trio featuring two shades of blush and a highlighter designed to complement the 2015 Color of the Year. This limited-edition cheek set is a portable and perfect solution for adding a pop of color to everyday makeup and providing instant glow to cheek bones. The powders are created through a triple jet milled process that allows for intense color payoff and a velvety texture that leaves skin feeling luxurious, but never heavy. The unique blend of naturally derived oils and powders enhance the skin’s overall appearance with a sophisticated shimmer for a radiant glow without glitter.

The Color Of The Year for 2015 is Marsala, and Sephora’s collaboration collection with Pantone Universe includes the Shimmering Marsala Cheek Trio, which includes a highlighter and 2 blush shades. This review post shows all of the following colors swatched:

  • Spanish Villa
  • Coral Pink
  • Marsala


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MAC Lightness Of Being Mineralize Rich Lipsticks Review, Photos, Swatches

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MAC Lightness Of Being Mineralize Rich Lipsticks

Availability: Nordstrom, MAC
Price: $22.00

Company’s Description

A 77-Mineral Moist Complex that instantly nourishes lips with maximum moisture in a lightweight, non-sticky formula. Larger bullet applies bright, long lasting colour in a single stroke. Medium shine finish, buildable coverage. Magnetic closure.

This review is for the 5 Mineralize Rich Lipsticks releasing with MAC’s Lightness Of Being Collection. The following 5 shades are depicted and reviewed:

  • Be Fabulous: Washed-out pastel pink (Permanent)
  • Dreaminess: Soft cool pink cream (Permanent)
  • Luxe Natural: Light beige cream (Permanent)
  • Style Surge: Neutral coral cream (Permanent)
  • Touch the Earth: Light wood brown


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