YSL Fusion Ink Foundation Review, Photos, Swatches


YSL Fusion Ink Foundation

Availability: Sephora; Nordstrom
Price: $60.00
Deal: Free Beauty Gift worth $117 with Nordstrom beauty purchase. Ends 9/12.
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

A silky, lightweight foundation that delivers up to 24 hours of soft-matte perfection and comfort. This exclusive, fine-as-ink formula perfects the skin yet wears weightlessly all day. Never cakey or heavy, it produces a smooth, flawless, soft-matte look that lasts up to 24 hours.

Yves Saint Laurent’s brand new Fusion Ink Foundation is said to be lightweight, long-wearing, and impart a soft-matte finish. It is available in 21 shades. The shade depicted in this review is Warm Ivory.

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Zoya Entice & Ignite Collection – Fall 2014


Release Date: August 12, 2014 (Pre-Order)
Availability: Zoya Online
Price: $9.00 each

Company’s Description

Inspired by the classic wools, textured brocades and metallic accents of the season, Zoya’s new ENTICE & IGNITE collections create a palette of lush, deep color including wines, browns, navies and greys.

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Milani Bella Eyes #7-#12 Review, Photos, Swatches


Milani Bella Eyes #7-#12

Availability: drugstore.com
Price: $3.99
Deal: 20% Off beauty purchases at drugstore.com! Ends 8/16.
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

A gel powder – what would that even look like? We’ll tell you: It looks like rich, vibrant color that glides on in a single stroke, delivering a stunning multi-dimensional effect. What makes it a gel powder? Well, the formula starts as a gel and then is transformed by a special process into a stunning powder eyeshadow with pure color and power wear.

The unique process allows you to blend this incredibly innovative, weightless formula easily with your fingertips to light up your eyes. Even more to entice: It can used wet or dry, resists creasing,and comes in satin matte, shimmer and iridescent metallic finishes. You just have to try this gel powder. It’s that different.

Milani’s brand new Bella Eyes are gel-powder eye shadows that can be used wet or dry and are available in 30 different shades. This review will be for shades #7-#12:

  • Bella White (07)
  • Bella Sky (08)
  • Bella Navy (09)
  • Bella Gray (10)
  • Bella Charcoal (11)
  • Bella Black (12)

If you would like to see photographs and swatches of all 30 shades, please see this post.

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Kat Von D Immortal Lash 24 Hour Mascara Review, Photos, Swatches


Kat Von D Immortal Lash 24 Hour Mascara

Availability: Sephora
Price: $20.00
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

A 24-hour wear, defining mascara with a unique, Power Spiral three-in-one brush that lengthens, curls and coats every lash to create a high-drama eye look. Power up lashes—to their potential—when you brush on this cutting-edge, 24-hour wear mascara. The first-of-its-kind, silicone Power Spiral brush and flexible wand hug the contours of lashes to enhance application control. The high-performance, three-in-one design features a spiked stem that thickens by coating each lash from root to end. The spiral bristles comb through lashes for intense length, and a spherical brush tip coats even the tiniest outer lash-ends—delivering powerful volume.

Kat Von D’s Immortal Lash 24 Hour Mascara is said to last 24 hours while defining, lengthening, and curling the lashes. Keep reading to see how this mascara applies and for my thoughts on the formula!

Mesmerizing new Dual-Intensity Eyeshadow - available in 12 shades - $29

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This Week’s Beauty Sales & Deals (8/10-8/17)

Shop the Discovery Sale at tarte.com!

Here are this week’s sales and deals. Keep this page bookmarked because it is updated throughout the week with more great deals.


Ebates Back To School Double-Cash Back! 10% on Nordstrom, Kohl’s, Sephora, and WalMart. Ends 8/25.
HauteLook Amore Wet-To-Dry Hair Styler (8/10), Elite Models Beauty Tools (8/10), Divaderme Cosmetics (8/10), Dermovia Anti-Aging Systems (8/10), ybf Beauty (8/11), Haute Polish Gel Nails (8/11), Designer Fragrances For Her (8/12), MedPeel (8/12)
Rue La La philosophy (8/10), Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare (8/10), Best Face Forward Skincare Deals (8/11)
Gilt Groupe NuFace: Facial Toning Device (8/10)
Avon 20% off your $60 order Coupon Code: SITEWIDE. 8/14 – 8/17!
Free 7-piece gift set when you spend $75! 8/18 – 8/22.
Beauty.com $10 off orders of $50+ with this link. Ends 8/31.
BH Cosmetics Buy Any Two Products and Get 10% Off!
Clarins Free Standard Shipping on all orders over $75!
Clarisonic Receive a free blue travel bag and deluxe sample cleanser ($20 value) plus free standard shipping with any $100 purchase! Enter code SUMMERFUN at checkout. Ends 8/31.
Buy any two devices together and receive 10% off + free standard shipping. Enter code PAIRS at checkout. Ends 10/31.
Dermstore 20% Sitewide Savings! + get a FREE gift and FREE 1-3 Day Shipping. Enter code DSTURNS15. Ends 8/11.
Free Shipping with No Minimums & Free Samples!
Drugstore.com 20% off all makeup! Ends 8/16.
Everyday free shipping on orders over $35.
Kate Somerville Exclusive Acne Fighting Trio $35 off with free shipping!
Free Shipping on all orders $50+!
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Marc Jacobs Free Shipping on Any Order. Code: SHIP. Ends 8/31.
Murad FREE Deluxe Sample + FREE Shipping on ANY order. Ends 8/19.
Free Shipping with $50 Purchase.
NARS Complimentary mini Optimal Brightening Concentrate and Gentle Oil Free Eye Makeup Remover with any order over $35! Use code DOUBLETREAT at checkout. Ends 8/31.
Free shipping with any order!
Nordstrom Get a free Beauty Gift with Purchase – $117 value. 8/11 – 9/11.
Pacifica Free Natural Skincare Sample when you spend $25!
Paula’s Choice Paula’s Choice‘s cleansers and toners are now 25% off!
Perricone MD Save up to 60% during the Perricone MD Private Sale. Ends 8/12.
Free US Ground Shipping With Purchase Over $50, On Any Perricone MD Skin Care Products.
philosophy Get a free party favor for $10 w/ any peel purchase. Code peelparty. Ends 8/14.
Free shipping on all orders of $50 or more.
Pixi Beauty Save 20% with code PIXISHARE at checkout!
Free Shipping on Orders over $50.
Rite Aid Up to 50% Off Sitewide. Ends 8/23.
Free Shipping with any $25 purchase.
Sephora Receive a FREE bareMinerals Complexion Sample Trio with any $25 purcahse. Code: PERFECTION. Ends 8/31.
Receive a FREE 10-day supply of Clinique Smart Custom-Repair Serum with any $25 purchase. Code: SMART. Ends 8/31.
Shu Uemura Get 15% off and Free Shipping on all orders at Shu Uemura with code FALL15! Ends 8/17.
Get free deluxe sample plus Free Shipping with purchases over $50.
Sigma Beauty Use code AUG2014 to get 10% off your purchase. Ends 8/31.
Stila Purchase any 1 of Stila’s 4 NEW Fall Eye Shadow Palettes and receive a Free Smudge Stick Eyeliner ($20 value) and FREE SHIPPING! 8/6 – 8/13.
Get Free Shipping with a Purchase of $20 or more!
StrawberryNet Up to 70% off for August. Ends 8/31.
FREE SHIPPING worldwide on skincare and makeup products.
Tarte Discovery Sale up to 50% off!
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The Body Shop 50% Off all bath & body. 8/19-8/20.
40% Off sitewide! 8/21-8/24.
Too Faced Get FREE SHIPPING with orders of $50 or more!
Ulta $3.50 off any qualifying purchase of $10 or more with code 209258. Ends 8/30.
Walgreens BOGO 50% off select Revlon, L’Oreal, Maybelline, Almay makeup! Ends 8/16.
Yves Rocher 10% OFF sitewide + free shipping + free gifts with your $40+ order! Enter code YVES10. Ends 8/31.

Happy shopping!

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