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The Lipstick League – Week of 4/14/2014

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The Lipstick League – week of 4.14.14

Question of the Week: Do you have a “signature” scent? If so, what is it?

EauMG’s Answer: Bwahahaha. No. I’m too much of a fragrance flirt. I can’t commit. I do have some preferences. For example, I love roses and “cold” floral fragrances. I also have a soft spot for patchouli, fig, osmanthus and aldehydes. Overall, I tend to wear roses, aloof florals, va-va-voom orientals and hippie dippie patchouli scents. 

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Covergirl Simply Ageless Corrector Concealer Review

Weekly Cheap Secret:

OK, so I purchased this because Ellen DeGeneres is the face for this product line. Well, that was one reason. The other: I have been looking for a concealer to love. Currently, I have been using MAC Studio Finish Concealer with SPF 35. I have not been impressed with the MAC concealer to cover dark circles. It’s too thick and I have to mix it with Clarins Instant Smooth Perfecting Touch to make the MAC concealer smoother and more manageable. (I miss Prescriptives.) Anyway, I… Continue reading

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Weekly Cheap Find: Covergirl Cheekers & Instant Cheekbones Blush

Covergirl Cheekers Blush is one of my many stupid addictions. I love this stuff. It is cheap so I can own like every one (they retail for under $5).

I love these because they contain fine particles of shimmer that come across like pixie dust. This formula really makes my skin look dewy and almost like a mannequins. There’s a wide range of colors. Some of my favorite shades include: Classic Pink which is a just worked out flushed pink, Snow Plum which is a light pinky plum shimmer,

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Bright Idea: Covergirl Eye Enhancers Eyeshadow Quad in Tropical Fusion

Covergirl Tropical Fusion
Covergirl Tropical Fusion

I got this shadow quad free with a purchase of a Covergirl mascara. I thought I’d give this shadow a try. It really looks like Covergirl is trying to be “wild” and has launched some louder than average  colors. So here is my review of the quad 205 Tropical Fusion.

Colors swatches on hand
Colors swatches on hand

Tropical Fusion consists of four shimmery shades: royal blue, teal, salmon and a pale… Continue reading