MAC Isabel & Ruben Toledo Lipsticks Review, Photos, Swatches


MAC Isabel & Ruben Toledo Lipsticks

Availability: Nordstrom, MAC
Price: $17.50

Company’s Description

Formulated to shade, define and showcase the lips in a rouge-y matte range of reds. The iconic product that made M∙A∙C famous. Specially designed white packaging features Ruben’s illustrations of graphic lines and faces in his one-of-a-kind aesthetic.

This review is for 4 limited-edition Lipsticks releasing with MAC’s Toledo Collection. This post includes photographs and lip swatches of the following colors:

  • Barbecue: Vivid orange red (Matte)
  • Victoriana: Mid-tone pink red (Matte)
  • Tenor Voice: True classic red (Matte)
  • Opera: Dark red (Matte)

Oxblood was not available, so unfortunately is not shown in this post. Sin, which is a permanent shade, is also not depicted.

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Wet n Wild Hollywood Boulevard Shimmer Palette Review, Photos, Swatches


Wet n Wild Hollywood Boulevard Shimmer Palette

Availability:, Walgreens
Price: $5.99
Deal: 20% off skincare at!
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Company’s Description

Reflect The Dutchess Within! Perfectly-coordinated trios for an instant bronze or a slight hint of color. Baked technology delivers high-pearl & high-pigment payoff. Can be worn wet or dry. Perfectly-coordinated shimmering trios in a beautiful pearl finish provides a glowing complexion.

Wet n Wild’s brand new Hollywood Boulevard Shimmer Palette contains a swirl of soft gold, pink, and bronze to illuminate your face. Check it out!

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Rimmel Matte Show Off Lip Velvets Video

Here is the video overview of Rimmel’s Matte Show Off Lip Velvets. The video includes live swatches of all of the colors and my thoughts about the quality of the formula. You can also read the written review here, which includes lip swatches.

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NARS All Day Luminous Weightless Foundation Review, Photos, Swatches


NARS All Day Luminous Weightless Foundation in Fiji

Availability: NARS, Sephora
Price: $48.00
Deal: Receive Free Shipping on any NARS order!
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Company’s Description

An oil-free foundation that delivers full, natural-looking coverage with one drop, for lightweight, 16-hour wear. Achieve full-coverage, lightweight foundation that leaves a natural finish. Highly pigmented and perfectly balanced, this breakthrough, full-coverage formula builds and blends effortlessly. Its Even Tone Technology instantly neutralizes redness and dullness, while it works to reduce discoloration for more even, uniform skin. Perfect for all skin types, it features Long-wear Technology, an exclusive blend from NARS with flexible polymers and treated pigments that move with the skin while providing 16 hours of staying power.

NARS’s All Day Luminous Weightless Foundation has a formulation that’s marketed as having full, natural-looking coverage, long-wearing ability, and that’s suitable for all skin types. The foundation is available in 20 different shades. The shade depicted in this review is Fiji, which is suitable for light skin with yellow undertones.

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