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The Lipstick League – Week of 3.30.15

Sharon Tate Easter

The Lipstick League – Week of 3.30.15

HAPPY EASTER!

Question of the Week: What’s the last beauty product that really “wowed” you?

EauMG’s Answer: That’s a really good question. With perfume, I really fell for Chanel Misia. With skincare, I tend to fall for anything Paula’s Choice. With makeup I need to think some more. I think most recently I was really impressed with 3 Concept Eyes, a Korean makeup line. I love

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NEW: Bobbi Brown 2010 Black Velvet Collection

Bobbi Brown Black Velvet Color Collection

There’s so many limited edition makeup collections launching all the time. I can’t really keep up even though I try. I am easily exhausted by limited edition releases. Life is too short to cover them all. Recently, out and about at Nordstrom’s I stumbled upon Bobbi Brown Black Velvet Collection and I was intrigued. I’m sure colors like this exist already but I just liked them, especially all together on the display. I’m a closet goth. I’m attracted to deep, dark colors… Continue reading

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Bobbi Brown 2010 Cabana Corals Color Collection

I love coral makeup. Corals, peaches, apricots, salmons do so much for my complexion. I know many people stray away from coral, thinking of their Italian-American great aunt with the deep olive skin paired with electric coral lipstick, sandal-toe pantyhose, and open toe “bone” colored pumps. I think great-aunt is a Sophia Loren-ish fox, but I have learned that many people dislike the look. I think coral works on the peaches and cream complexions and the deeper Floridian complexions. I many not wear MAC Morange lipstick everyday but I do wear… Continue reading

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Bobbi Brown Ivy League 2009 Fall Color Collection

Thanks to TV shows like Gossip Girl, NYC Prep, and I am sure there is something I am missing (Ricki Lake’s Charm School, haha), Bobbi Brown’s fall collection is “Ivy League”. It seems many people are obsessed with the prep school elite. Bobbi Brown is giving us the “college” aged version. Prep is in and the pun is on “ivy”. The focus is on pencils, very cute, writing=pencils. It’s a back to school color collection. It’s very neutral and contains functional, every day products.

EYES: There is a