Stila Got Inked Cushion Eye Liners Review, Photos, Swatches

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Stila Got Inked Cushion Eye Liners

Availability: Sephora, ULTA, Stila
Price: $28.00
Deal: Receive a free BECCA Shimmering Skin Perfector deluxe sample with any $25 Sephora purchase. Use code: PERFECTOR. Ends 8/30.
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Bold eye liner looks, from tight lines to cat eyes, have never been so easy to achieve. Got Inked™ Cushion Eye Liner is a lightweight, yet richly pigmented liquid eye liner dispensed through a unique cushion soaked in color.

Stila’s Modern Goddess Collection for Fall 2015 features the launch of six Got Inked Cushion Eye Liners, which are liquid liners dispense through a cushioned jar. The following six shades are reviewed, below:

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Makeup Revolution Iconic 1 Redemption Eyeshadow Palette Review, Photos, Swatches

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Makeup Revolution Iconic 1 Redemption Eyeshadow Palette

Availability: ULTA
Price: $7.00
Deal: $3.50 off qualifying $10 ULTA order with code 308251. Ends 8/1.
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Makeup Revolution’s Iconic 1 Redemption Eyeshadow Palette is a perfect mix of pearl, shimmer and matte shades. As comfortable and familiar as your favorite t-shirt, the bronzy tones of this palette will make you want to strip down and bare all (in the best way possible).

Makeup Revolution, an affordable UK makeup brand, has just been added to ULTA‘s available brands so that US customers can enjoy them also! The brand’s Iconic 1 Redemption Eyeshadow Palette contains 12 pigmented, matte and shimmering eyeshadows.

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Estee Lauder Launches Magic Smoky Powder Shadow Sticks

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Limited-edition
Release Date: Available Now
Availability: Nordstrom

Company’s Description

Estée Lauder makes the smoky eye simple with its new Powder Shadow Stick that enables you to create the look you’ve always wanted in a few bold strokes. The silky pressed powder shadow sweeps across your lids and under your lash lines like magic. In seconds, eyes appear sultry and smoldering. It’s so easy, you won’t believe your eyes.

Magic Smoky Powder Shadow Stick ($22.00)

  • Burnt Black
  • Charred Plum
  • Cool Ash
  • Indigo Smoke
  • Pink Charcoal
  • Scorched Gold
  • Sea Smoke
  • Slow Burn

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Makeup Revolution The Matte Blushes Review, Photos, Swatches

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Makeup Revolution The Matte Blushes

Availability: ULTA
Price: $5.00
Deal: $3.50 off qualifying $10 ULTA order with code 308251. Ends 8/1.
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Revolutionary color! Makeup Revolution’s The Matte Blush gives your cheeks a rich natural look. The ultra-fine powder allows you to apply for whatever style you desire. A soft glow or fabulous color can be achieved with these easy to apply blushers.

Makeup Revolution, an affordable UK makeup brand, has just been added to ULTA‘s available brands so that US customers can enjoy them also! The brand’s Matte Blushes are available in six different shades and are said to provide a rich, natural look with an ultra-fine formula. This review is for the shades Beloved and Dare.

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Makeup Revolution Radiant Lights Vivid Baked Highlighter Review, Photos, Swatches

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Makeup Revolution Radiant Lights Vivid Baked Highlighter

Availability: ULTA
Price: $6.00
Deal: $3.50 off qualifying $10 ULTA order with code 308251. Ends 8/1.
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

For an all year round bronzed look, use the buildable Vivid Baked Highlighter by Makeup Revolution. Provides a natural looking color which lasts all day. Revolution tip: Try using a wet brush for a more dramatic look.

Makeup Revolution, an affordable UK makeup brand, has just been added to ULTA‘s available brands so that US customers can enjoy them also! The brand’s Vivid Baked Highlighters are available in three different shades and are said to give you a buildable radiant look. This review is for the shade Radiant Lights.

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Laura Mercier Chrome Extravagance Collection – Fall 2015

Laura Mercier Chrome Extravagance Collection

Limited-edition
Release Date: August 2015
Availability: Nordstrom, Macy’s

Company’s Description

Playful. Sparkling. Glamorous. Reliving the glorious days of a carefree glitzy age. Electric lights and disco balls. A rediscovery of glam. Fun fuses with fabulous. And nightclubbing is necessary. The look is all dressed up – where daring colours crash and collide. A festive cocktail of exhilarating shades for the jet set. Shimmering shadow foils with chic glitter effects dance on lids. Lips are magnificently bold or nude. Boundaries no longer exist. So explore and experiment!

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Makeup Revolution Brand Overview Video

Here is the video overview of Makeup Revolution, which is a new affordable brand that’s been added to ULTA’s store! 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 the products–see the video description box for links!

Don’t forget to subscribe to Allura’s YouTube channel to stay posted on the latest videos and to be eligible for exclusive giveaways.

Enjoy!

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ColourPop Lippie Stix Sheers Review, Photos, Swatches

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ColourPop Lippie Stix Sheers

Availability: ColourPop
Price: $5.00

Company’s Description

Apply onto bare lips or over your fav lip balm for added moisture and shine. Increase the intensity with a matching Lippie Pencil! SHEER FINISH Sheer coverage, light weight and comfortable on your lips, contains Organic Coconut Butter for lots of moisture and Vitamin E for protection. Our favorite Lippie to wear to the beach!

ColourPop has just launched eight Lippie Stix Sheers, which are sheer coverage lip colors with a light-weight formula that contains coconut butter and Vitamin E. The following eight shades are reviewed, below:

  • BYOB: Cool- toned neon pink in a Sheer finish
  • Crunch: Peachy coral in a Sheer finish
  • Juice Bar: Cool toned berry pink in a Sheer finish
  • Kiddo: Warm taupe in a Sheer finish
  • Whip: Vivid blue violet in a Sheer finish
  • Tiger: Rich plum wine in a Sheer finish
  • Safari: Bright true orange in a Sheer finish
  • Peacocky: Blue red in a Sheer finish


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Burberry Fall/Winter 2015 Collection

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Limited-edition
Release Date: August/September 2015
Availability: Nordstrom

Burberry’s Fall/Winter 2015 Collection is inspired by Burberry’s “Patchwork, Pattern & Prints” womenswear collection, featuring multi-colored patchwork garments, paisley and floral bohemian prints, and animal and camouflage-printed fabrics.


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Marc Jacobs Enamored Hi-Shine Lip Lacquers Review, Photos, Swatches

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Marc Jacobs Enamored Hi-Shine Lip Lacquers

Availability: Sephora, Marc Jacobs
Price: $28.00
Deal: Two Free Minis with any Marc Jacobs purchase. Use code FEB. Ends 3/1.
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

A high-shine lip lacquer in covetable shades with lasting brilliance. Enamored Hi-Shine Lip Lacquer delivers maximum color and brilliance with its unique Triple Shine Complex, a blend of high-performance ingredients that provide unstoppable wear and shine like “30 coats of lacquer.” This mint-scented gloss features a profusion of creamy pinks, shimmering lavenders, and iridescent brights that give lips a lush look with lasting color and unbelievable shine.

Marc Jacobs’s Enamored Hi-Shine Lip Lacquers are said to provide high shine with maximum color. This gloss is available in 18 shades. This review is for the following shades:

  • Moonglow: soft pink nude
  • Uproar: melon shimmer
  • Love Drunk: melon shimmer

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