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The Lipstick League – Week of 10/29/2012

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The Lipstick League – week of 10.29.12

This weekend you can tweet beauty-related questions to #TMSOrlando for our very own Lipstick League membersBrittany and Phyrra to answer. They will be panelists on James Vincent’s Beauty & the Blog panel at The Makeup Show Orlando. Congratulations!

Question of the Week: – Do you get excited when you finish a beauty product?

EauMG’s Answer: Yes! It’s like this shallow sense of accomplishment. 

Clumps of Mascara – is giving away $140 in butter LONDON nail polishes and lippies. Crazy… Continue reading

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MAC Style Warrior 2009 Summer Color Collection

“Safari” fashion has been big this summer. Everything is khaki, olive and animal print. MAC has introduced “Style Warrior” for this summer. It’s style is still on par with other brands for this summer but it is much more “fierce”.

The packaging for all of the products is bronze with animal prints and “tribal” designs. I am a sucker for anything animal print so I really like the limited edition packaging.I believe the “leopard” print is for warmer undertones and the “zebra” print is for cooler undertones… Continue reading

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My Favorite Rose Inspired Beauty Items

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Sometimes I just get in a rosy mood. I just want rose scented everything. Luckily, there are many options out there. These are just a few of my favorites. If I had to narrow it down to my top 5…I would have to choose the items I keep repurchasing: Smith’s Rosebud Salve, Benefit Benetint, Fresh Rose Face Mask, Dr. Hunter’s Hand Creme, and Thayer’s Alcohol-Free Rose Petal Witch Hazel Toner. I love so many rose fragrances but I don’t run out of them too often since I can be… Continue reading

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Perfect Blue: Scott Barnes Eye Ice Loose Eyeshadow in Blue Angel

Scott Barnes

I don’t usually do light blue shadows. They are too Sarah Michelle Geller as Buffy The Vampire Slayer meets horrible big hair 80s makeup. Plus, I feel it washes out my complexion. I realized that I needed a warm light blue. I’ve found the perfect shade with Scott Barnes Eye Ice in Blue Angel.

This color is a lovely light sea blue with tons and tons of gold shimmer. It really warms it up and creates a gilded blue. I have never seen a color like it… Continue reading

Beauty Best Under $10, makeup

Electric Pink Lips: Milani Lip Color in Rose Hip

Weekly Cheap Secret:

Milani cosmetics are pretty high quality, especially with its drugstore price tag. I really like their lip products. They usually pack a pigment punch. Milani Lipstick Lip Color in Rose Hip is a perfect example. It is a satin cream finish hot pink. It provides full coverage and feels great on the lips. It does have a slight floral fragrance which makes it seem more expensive than it is. Plus it has that gold packaging which I love. This color reminds me a lot… Continue reading | 1 Comment