Buxom Big & Sexy Bold Gel Lipsticks (Satins) Review, Photos, Swatches

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Buxom Big & Sexy Bold Gel Lipsticks (Satins)

Availability: Sephora
Price: $22.00
Deal: Choose 1 of 3 trend deluxe samples with any $25 Sephora purchase. Use code: TRENDS. Ends 9/1.
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Company’s Description

A lightweight gel lipstick with bold, one-stroke color in matte and satin finishes. Swipe lips with this vividly graphic, ultra-bold lipstick. It delivers intensely pigmented, one-stroke color in an ultra-lightweight gel formula. Featuring moisturizing matte and satin finishes, it leaves lips with a modern, daring look.

Buxom’s new Big & Sexy Bold Gel Lipsticks have a moisturizing gel formula that’s said to impart intense color. These lipsticks are divided into matte and stain finishes, for a total of 30 shades. This review is for three of the satin-finish shades:

  • Sultry Mauve: satin mauve
  • Wicked Pink: satin blue pink
  • Graphic Grape: satin deep purple


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MAC Haute Dogs Collection Video

Here is the video overview of MAC’s Haute Dogs Collection for Summer 2015! The video includes live swatches of all of the colors and my thoughts about the quality of the formulas. You can also read the written review on the website–just check the description box for links!

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Chantecaille Monte Carlo Collection – Fall 2015

Chantecaille Monte Carlo Collection

Limited-edition
Release Date: Available Now
Availability: Nordstrom

Company’s Description

Inspired by the glamorous Mediterranean principality of Monaco, this collection is filled with products specifically designed and curated to create the essential après beach look.


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Illamasqua Earth Collection – Fall 2015

Illamasqua Earth

Limited-edition
Release Date: August 27, 2015
Availability: Illamasqua

Company’s Description

Earth celebrates origins and the passage of time, echoing warmth, iridescent light and power.

No specific details yet, but the collection will include a new palette, two pigments, an eye liner, a lipstick, and a nail polish.

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Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Invisible Cover Stick Foundation Review, Photos, Swatches

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Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Invisible Cover Stick Foundation

Availability: Sephora
Price: $43.00
Deal: Choose 1 of 3 trend deluxe samples with any $25 Sephora purchase. Use code: TRENDS. Ends 9/1.
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

A long-lasting, multitasking cover stick with invisible coverage for foundation touch-ups and contouring. Ultra HD Invisible Cover Stick Foundation creates a flawless complexion on camera, and to the naked eye. Developed specifically for the film and TV industry’s most advanced technology, it is completely invisible under the latest, super-focused 4k lens. The revolutionary foundation contains amino acid coated pigments that provide medium-to-full coverage with a lightweight, second-skin texture that looks just like skin. It leaves a natural-looking, radiant finish, and it’s formulated with hyaluronic spheres for time-released hydration that is perfect for normal to dry skin. Ideal for foundation touch-ups and contouring, it can be applied at home or on-the-go for a flawless complexion.

Make Up For Ever’s new Ultra HD Invisible Cover Stick Foundation is said to provide natural-looking but medium-to-full coverage suitable for 4k resolution. This foundation is available in 15 different shades. This review depicts the shade Y245, which is the equivalent of shade 120 in the original HD Foundation line.


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What’s New In Beauty + GIVEAWAY Video For August 2015

Check out this video if you want to see what new beauty products, home decor, and beauty accessories have just launched! Plus, I am giving away a huge grab-bag of goodies for the items I show in this video.

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MAC Haute Dogs Mineralize Glasses Review, Photos, Swatches

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MAC Haute Dogs Mineralize Glasses

Availability: MAC, Nordstrom
Price: $23.00
Deal: FREE 25-Piece Gift with Beauty purchase at Nordstrom – a $151 value! FREE Shipping. FREE Returns. Ends 9/1.
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Company’s Description

A sophisticated formula that keeps lips soft and supple, providing a modern shine. Enhanced with a 77-Mineral Moisture Complex, this sophisticated formula keeps lips soft and supple, providing a luminous, modern shine. Smoothes on with a plush applicator.

MAC’s Haute Dogs Collection for Fall 2015 includes the release of four Mineralized Glasses, two of which are permanent or re-promoted shades. This post includes photographs and swatches of the following new, limited-edition shades:

  • Lap Dog: pale light pink-nude
  • Dressed to the K9s: deep burgundy-plum

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MAC Vamplify Collection – Fall 2015

MAC VAMPLIFY COLLECTION FOR FALL 2015

Limited-edition
Release Date: August 26, 2015 (Online); September 3, 2015 (In Stores)
Availability: MAC Stores & Online, Nordstrom

Company’s Description

Be seduced by our most dramatic lip gloss yet. Loaded with high-powered pigments that hug lips in shades that glisten with a delicious shine, one swipe of Vamplify loads lips with attitude as a combination of lush natural oils polish with impeccable, moisturizing colour. Never a tease, the glossy colour wears comfortably for hours, for a look that comes on strong and doesn’t let go.





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China Glaze The Great Outdoors Collection – Fall 2015

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Limited-edition
Release Date: August 2015
Price: $7.50
Availability: ULTA, Sally Beauty

Company’s Description

Deadlines to meet. Trains to catch. Speeding cars. Loud sirens. In the hustle and bustle of today’s fast paced world, it is easy to lose sight of the true beauty that surrounds us. It can be a challenge to slow down and appreciate the wondrous world all around. This fall, China Glaze® encourages you to do just that with its The Great Outdoors collection. Continuing on its 2015 Colour Adventure, China Glaze® explores the vast tones and textures of the wilderness. These 12 new nature-inspired shades inspire you to ground yourself, even if for just a moment, and appreciate the treasures of the great outdoors that shimmer, sparkle and wow.


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MAC Haute Dogs A Glimmer Of Gold Mineralize Eye Shadow Quad Review, Photos, Swatches

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MAC Haute Dogs A Glimmer Of Gold Mineralize Eye Shadow Quad

Availability: MAC, Nordstrom
Price: $46.00
Deal: FREE 25-Piece Gift with Beauty purchase at Nordstrom – a $151 value! FREE Shipping. FREE Returns. Ends 9/1.
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

A powder formula of refined baked minerals that provides ultra-lightweight coverage. Six pre-filled palettes with four coordinated colours. Unlike most powders that are pressed into traditional metal pans, Mineralize Eye Shadow is moulded onto small round terracotta tiles and carefully baked for 24 hours, allowing for an exceptionally sheer and light application. Features our unique Mineral-rich Yeast Extract, a blend of 77 minerals that nourish while providing silky-smooth, buildable coverage. Apply it dry for low to medium coverage with a shimmery finish, or wet for more intense coverage and colour.

MAC’s Haute Dogs Collection for Fall 2015 includes the release of three Mineralize Eye Shadow Quad, which each contains four mineralized eye shadows. This post is for the A Glimmer Of Gold Mineralize Eye Shadow Quad, which contains four coordinated colours, from soft gold to copper bronze.

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