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Review & Swatches: Sephora Glittering Eye Duo in Iridescent

Sephora’s Glittering Eye Duos contain a base and a glitter for what Sephora says will be a long-lasting look. This review is for the duo in Iridescent, which includes white and violet-colored shimmer. Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: Gorgeous Cosmetics Shimmer Dust in “Sand Shimmer”

Goregeous Cosmetics is an Australian cosmetics brand that has recently come to the United States and is now being sold at Nordstrom. Their line of Shimmer Dusts are loose powders that come in 13 shades and can be used on the eyes or face. This review is for the shade Sand Shimmer–a shimmering, pale tan. Continue reading

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Swatches: Julep Nail Polish in “Oscar”

Oscar has a clear base and tons of medium-sized gold glitter. You can apply just one or multiple coats for a classy, shimmery finish.

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Review & Swatches: Milani 3D Glitzy Glamour Gloss in “Starshine”

Milani offers 7 shades of its 3D Glitzy Glamour Gloss, which some have compared to MAC’s Dazzleglasses. This review is for the shade Starshine–a medium, cool-toned pink with pink and silver shimmer. Continue reading

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POTW: Glitter Eyes

Using glitter with eye makeup can easily become tacky. But I think the use of glitter for this photo’s look strikes a beautiful balance. Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: Milani 3D Glitzy Glamour Gloss in “Designer Label”

Milani offers 7 shades of its 3D Glitzy Glamour Gloss, which some have compared to MAC’s Dazzleglasses. This review is for the shade Designer Label–a soft peach with pink, silver, and gold glitters. Continue reading

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Twitter Giveaway: Lit Cosmetics Glitter Kit

A couple months ago, I reviewed Lit Cosmetics’ Glitter Kit. Now you can win your own Glitter Kit that includes a Clearly Liquid Glitter Base, a Spark-L Duster, and the glitter in Beach Baby. Just follow the rules, below, to enter! Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: Zoya Fleck Effect Collection

This review is for Zoya’s upcoming Fleck Effect collection for Spring 2012. The colors are as follows:

  • Maisie: Blue tint with mylar green fleck effect
  • Opal: Green tint with mylar green fleck effect
  • Chloe: Pink tint with mylar green and gold fleck effect

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Review & Swatches: GOSH Effect Powder in “Purple Rain”

Gosh is a Danish-based beauty brand that is popular in Europe and Canada. Their Effect Powders are metallic eye shadow pigments that can be used wet or dry. The color Purple Rain is reviewed, below. Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: Milani Crystal Eyez Sparkling Eye Shadow in “Delightfully Dazzling”

Milani’s Crystal Eyez Sparkling shadows come in 6 different shades. These shadows can be worn alone or over powder eye shadow. The color reviewed, below, is Delightfully Dazzling, which consists of blue and silver glitters. Continue reading

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