Nordstrom Gift With Purchase

04-06-15-p01-cid0406153809-7-adam-088a2df6-105a-40d8-87b7-a4660140179f-fil-file

Shop Nordstrom Beauty and receive a FREE 24-piece gift with purchase – a $121 value! Ends 5/7. Enjoy!

Posted in Features, Sales | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cover FX Launches Custom Cover Drops

Cover-FX-Custom-Cover-Drops

New, Permanent
Release Date: Available Now
Availability: Sephora
Price: $44.00

Company’s Description

A dropper with concentrated pigments for convenient customization of any product in your beauty regimen, allowing you to control the level of coverage. From a sheer tint to total coverage, Custom Cover Drops lets you achieve your desired coverage. Blend it with anything liquid to create your desired coverage, including moisturizers, serums, oils, primers, foundations, and tinted moisturizers that are water-, oil-, or silicone-based. These revolutionary drops feature Flash Fusion Technology™, so as soon as you drop, it leaves behind pigment that weightlessly transforms your favorite beauty product into the sheerest tint or a total coverage foundation. Simply adjust your coverage by the number of drops you add. The pigments are coated with lecithin, which is biochemically similar to the skin, to ensure seamless blending, precise control, and the smoothest application.


Posted in Brands, Cover FX, Launches | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lancome French Paradise Collection – Summer 2015

Estee-Lauder-French-Paradise-Summer-2015-Promo

Limited-edition
Release Date: Available Now
Availability: Nordstrom, Macy’s

Company’s Description

Whether you are lounging on the beach or drinking cocktails by the pool, Lancôme’s stunning Summer Color Collection, French Paradise, will bring you one step closer to sun-kissed perfection! Marine blue eye shadows, pops of cherry for your lips, and luminous bronzers are just a few of the stunning products in this essential summer lineup. Join Lancôme in the South of France this summer and get your glow on!


Continue reading

Posted in Brands, Collections, Lancome, Previews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Too Faced Melted Metal Liquified Metallic Lipstick in Bunny Review, Photos, Swatches

Too-Faced-Melted-Metal-Liquified-Metallic-Lipstick-Peony

Too Faced Melted Metal Liquified Metallic Lipstick in Bunny

Availability: Sephora, ULTA, Too Faced
Price: $21.00
Deal: FREE Estee Lauder Nutritiuos Vitality 8 Radiant Moisture Crème deluxe sample with any $25 Sephora purchase. Code: VITALITY8. Ends 5/1.
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

Introducing the next innovation in lip color – Melted Metal is liquified metallic lipstick in a tube. We’ve taken the 90’s foiled statement lip and reinvented it with the lustrous look of liquified metal; creating a new form of wearable multifaceted color like you’ve never seen before. Melted Metal comfortably coats lips in bursts of rich, glazed, metallic color that melts on and makes a statement.

As part of its Summer 2015 Collection, Too Faced has launched a metallic version of its Melted Liquified Lipsticks. The new Melted Metal Liquified Metallic Lipsticks are available in 8 different shades. This review is for the shade Bunny, which is a metallic bubblegum.

e.l.f. cosmetics

Continue reading

Posted in B, Brands, Grades, Reviews, Swatches, Too Faced | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

MAC Mia Moretti Collection Video

Here is the video overview of MAC’s Mia Moretti Collection. 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 on this site–just check the description box of the video 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!

NORDSTROM - FREE 24-piece gift with Beauty purchase

Posted in Brands, Collections, MAC, Reviews, Swatches, Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

20% Off Sitewide at Memebox

Meme-20-off-2015

For the next 7 days, save 20% site-wide at Memebox with code DPMHD4. Enjoy!

Posted in Features, Sales | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sephora Pearly Opal Brow Enhancer Review, Photos, Swatches

Sephora-Brow-Enhancer-in-Pearly-Opal-2

Sephora Pearly Opal Brow Enhancer

Availability: Sephora
Price: $12.00
Deal: FREE Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation deluxe sample with any $25 Sephora purchase. Code: ARMANISILK. Ends 4/30.
Disclosures: PR Sample; Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

A jumbo highlighter pencil for defining and enhancing the browbone. Inspired by the contouring trend, this Brow Enhancer was designed to make eyes look bigger and brighter. A creamy texture helps the formula glide on softly so it is easy to work with and provides natural results. The pencil’s jumbo size allows for quick and convenient application. A variety of tones in matte or shimmering finishes flatter all skintones for any occasion.

Sephora has launched a line of Brow Enhancers in 6 different shades. These brow enhancers highlight and define the browbone and are said to have a creamy texture. This review is for the shade Pearly Opal.


Continue reading

Posted in B, Brands, Grades, Reviews, Sephora, Swatches | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

NARS Dual-Intensity Blush in Adoration Review, Photos, Swatches

NARS-Dual-Intensity-Blush-Adoration-1

NARS Dual-Intensity Blush in Adoration

Availability: Sephora, NARS
Price: $45.00
Deal: FREE Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation deluxe sample with any $25 Sephora purchase. Code: ARMANISILK. Ends 4/30.
Disclosures: Affiliate Link

Company’s Description

A blush duo in one compact for endless cheek looks. These dual-intensity, silky, wet or dry blushes are uniquely formulated with NARS’ exclusive Translucent Prismatic Technology, which allows for multidimensional effects. With a lightweight texture for a flawless finish and true color application, each duo features two ultra-modern shades that can be worn alone or layered together for limitless looks. Apply these shades wet to achieve a high-impact flush or dry to get a natural-looking glow.

NARS’s new Dual-Intensity Blushes have been released in 6 different color duos. These have a wet/dry formula and are said to give true color with a flawless finish. This review is for the Adoration blush, which contains a sparkling baby pink and a shimmering hot pink.

Shop the Discovery Sale at tarte.com!

Continue reading

Posted in B, Brands, Collections, Grades, NARS, Reviews, Swatches | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tarte Launches Empower Flower Amazonian Clay Collector’s Palette

Tarte-Empower-Flower-Amazonian-Clay-Collectors-Palette

Limited-edition
Release Date: Currently Available
Availability: Sephora Exclusive

Company’s Description

Achieve a polished, glowing look with this chic, eye and cheek palette, featuring eight all-new, wearable eyeshadows, along with a trio of warm, complexion-flattering blushes and a bronzer. The exclusive palette includes a blend of liner, lid, crease, and highlighting shadows, empowering you to play up your look from daytime to playtime. Infused with tarte’s breakthrough ingredient Amazonian clay, each formula creates for better, longer, and truer wear and comes in a pretty, ultra-thin palette that’s easily versatile—taking your makeup looks from brunch to the office.

Empower Flower Amazonian Clay Collector‘s Palette ($42.00)

  • Vivacious: Rose gold (Eyeshadow)
  • Pretty: Bronze (Eyeshadow)
  • Powerful: Dark brown (Eyeshadow)
  • Energetic: Taupe (Eyeshadow)
  • Eco-chic: Light plum (Eyeshadow)
  • Charitable: Soft pink (Eyeshadow)
  • Glamorous: Dark plum (Eyeshadow)
  • Trustworthy: Nude mauve (Blush)
  • Empowering: Rose nude (Blush)
  • Park Ave Princess Bronzer


Posted in Brands, Launches, Tarte | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Tom Ford Soleil Collection – Summer 2015

Tom-Ford-Soleil-Summer-2015-Promo

Limited-edition
Release Date: April 2015
Availability: Nordstrom

Check out Tom Ford’s Soleil Summer 2015 Collection, which is currently available for pre-order on Tom Ford’s website, and will be launching soon at Nordstrom!


Continue reading

Posted in Brands, Collections, Previews, Tom Ford | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment