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The Lipstick League – Week of 2/24/2014


The Lipstick League – week of 2.24.14

Question of the Week: What’s your current favorite cream eyeshadow?

EauMG’s Answer: My favorite is Maybelline Color Tattoo Cream Gel Eyseshadow. This stuff holds up in the Seattle mist /rain without budging. And it lasts from morning bus stop to evening bus stop. I really wish they’d expand the line with less shimmery colors but there are a few that work for me. I wear Tough as Taupe by itself on the lids. Pair with

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Revlon Illuminance Creme Eye Shadows in Moonlit Jewels Review

Cheap Secret:

I’ve tried quite a few of these Revlon Illuminance Creme Eye Shadow kits. I really like them. That’s why I have so many. They wear nicely as a shadow base and create a lot of depth. They come in a wide range of colors and come in both mattes and shimmers. I’ve went through two of the Moonlit Jewels because they make for an awesome liner kit. These cream shadows are all super shimmery. They aren’t greasy and they usually stay in place. I need to add that… Continue reading


Shiseido Hydro Powder Eye Shadow Doesn't Budge

I love this stuff. It wears for a long time and it doesn’t crease! You can’t say that about every cream shadow on the market. This stuff comes in a cool glass pot and a little goes a long way. It is a creamy super shimmery formula that once applied to the lid turns more powdery and budge proof. It looks wonderful with powder shadows layered over and it makes a great shadow base. They do not make the lids feel oily. There are alot of colors to choose from. I have a… Continue reading | 2 Comments


shu uemura Instinct Fall 2008 Collection: Instant Iridescent Glamour

Shu Uemura Fall 2008 makeup collection

shu uemura’s Fall 2008 color collection is all about iridescents and their “layerable” properties. The company describes the collection as being innovative, modern, and elegant. It isn’t a bad collection at all, I just wouldn’t go as far as to say that iridescent colors are innovative or modern. They’ve been around forever and this is just another makeup collection featuring them.Regardless, shu uemura is an excellent line that I have never been disappointed by.

EYES: Instinct Fall Mode Makeup LE Duo Eyeshadow: These are… Continue reading