MAC Jeanius Blushes: Photos & Swatches

MAC Jeanius Powder Blushes in Overdyed & Pink Cult

Limited-Edition
Release Date: March 3 in stores
Size: 5.6 g / 0.19 US oz
Price: $19.50

Here is an overview of the 2 MAC Jeanius Powder Blushes. This overview includes photographs and swatches. A review of the colors will be posted soon!

To see the original preview post for this collection, which includes official company photographs, go here.
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Coming Soon: MAC Jeanius Overview

Stay tuned! Full photos and swatches of MAC’s Jeanius Collection will be up soon. Reviews are soon to follow.

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Giveaway: $100+ Worth of MAC Peacocky Items!

250 Facebook Followers Giveaway Prizes

Allura is celebrating 250 facebook followers with a giveaway! Up for grabs is over $100 worth of MAC items from the Peacocky collection. If you missed out on this collection, this is a great way to get a few items–for free!

There will be 3 winners. The winners will receive the following:

1st place: 2 Mega Metal Shadows (in Centre Stage & Spectacle of Yourself) and a Kissable Lipcolour in Enchantée
2nd place: A Mega Metal Shadow in Centre Stage and a Kissable Lipcolour in Enchantée
3rd place: A Mega Metal Shadow in Centre Stage
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OPI Texas Collection

Limited-edition
Price: $8.50 each
Size: 15 ml / 0.5 fl. oz.
Release date: Currently available
Availability: Dillard’s, JCPenney, ULTA

Company’s Description

Get ready for modern American style, as OPI comes “home” to the USA with the Texas Collection. A fresh and refreshing facet to an effortlessly chic, very unique, and colorful original style season.

OPI Texas collection includes 6 limited-edition shades that give a sorbet-like finish.

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Review & Swatches: Revlon Crazy Shine Nail Buffer

Price: $3-4
Availability: Drugstores, Target

Company’s Description

Revolutionary nail buffer creates 400% more shine than bare nails. Buff nails to a topcoat shine in a matter of seconds…results that last for 3 days.

This is a review of Revlon’s new Crazy Shine Nail Buffer, which you can find at your local drugstore or Target.
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New NARS Illuminators

Super Orgasm, Copacabana, Laguna

Release date: Currently available
Availability: narscosmetics.com

Company’s Description

NARS Illuminators light the skin from within. A collection of light-reflecting liquids that glide on to refresh and enhance the complexion to create a shimmering incandescence.

Go gorgeously nude with peachy pink Orgasm or up the ante with Super Orgasm’s extra golden glow. Highlight with pearlescent Copacabana and bring out the bronze with sun-kissed Laguna. Wear them alone, pair them with makeup, or caress your décolleté. Deceptively sheer, decidedly luminous. Magically transform your skin from ordinary to extraordinary.

NARS has added 3 Illuminator colors to the already-existing Orgasm Illuminator.
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Dior Mitzah Bricard Collection

Release date: April 2011
Availability: Dior counters & dior.com

This Spring, Dior will release a leopard-designed collection inspired by Mitzah Bricard–Christian Dior’s muse. Ms. Bricard was known for her love of animal prints. This collection includes an eye shadow palette and 2 nail varnishes.
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MAC Cremeblend Blushes for Spring 2011

Release date: March 3, 2011
Availability: MAC stores & maccosmetics.com

Company’s Description

For every contour control freak, for every persistent perfectionist comes this wondrous way to play with blush that gives you the most magnificent flexibility you’ve ever had…Starts creamy, stays creamy and proves once and for all that powder is NOT your only prerogative. You can get back to a new build for that retro “rouge” look Old Hollywood Glamour made modern or stop at subtle and natural; it’s all in your hands. In three aspects, two shades of each: One matched to skin, one for a brighter glow and one darker for cream contouring, it’s perfect for all skin colours, minus the silicone, particularly adept at preventing ashiness on darker complexions. Make powdery a thing of the past.

Although Blushcremes have been discontinued, MAC has created a new set of Cremeblend blushes that will surely fill the Blushcreme void you’ve been feeling. Brit Wit, Ladyblush, and Posey are all previous color names, and I suspect the colors will be the same in the Cremeblend line. So Sweet, So Easy was previously released with the Lillyland collection in Jan. 2010. Something Special and Tea Petal are new colors.
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Reveiw: Neutrogena Nautrals Purifying Facial Cleanser

Price: $6-8
Size: 177 ml / 6 fl oz
Availability: Drugstores

Company’s Description

This face wash contains natural salicylic acid found in Willowbark bionutrients to penetrate deep into pores to detoxify and help remove dirt, oil and makeup, while rinsing clean without pore-clogging residue.

This is a review of Neutrogena’s latest facial cleaner, released with its new “Naturals” line.
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Givenchy Summer 2011 Collection “Acid Rain”

Release date: April 2011
Availability: Givenchy counters & givenchybeauty.com

Company’s Description

Travelling all over the world nourishes me with discoveries. Diversity is the richness that comes from such wanderings. And yet, in certain ways, the places where people live their lives all seem to follow the same rhythm. No matter the geographic location, no matter the culture, there are always meeting points where the barriers of solitude are broken down. Places for rambling, for celebrating or for dreaming, like guiding beacons drawing us to their light. Sparkling and seductive, the neon lights call out in every language to join the life of the community, to share. Their glow brightens the darkest corners and beautifies the eyes with a tangy multicoloured brilliance.

It mutes the volumes and makes the materials come alive. Like veins of light, pulsing with a unifying electrified energy that sweeps away all inertia, the neon colours resonate and amplify each other, stirring up a rebellious atmosphere in a world that knows no inhibition. Bridging the gap between day and night, neon is the vital force of summer 2011. A season that’s a call to enjoyment, to enjoy greater freedom. And we dare to answer that call, fearing no other consequence than a moment of happiness… to be shared.

Happy new Acid Summer!

— Nicholas Degennes, Givenchy’s Le Makeup Artistic Director

For its Spring/Summer 2011 collection, Givenchy is featuring acid-bright colors and an eye shadow palette that contains both matte and shimmering shadows. This collection will also introduce the Mister Radiant–an illuminating gel that can be built up to a light tan.
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