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Wet n Wild Silent Treatment Eyeshadow Trio Review & Swatch

Wet n Wild Color Icon Eyeshadow Trio Silent Treatment Swatch

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I’ve been more than pleased with every Wet n Wild eyeshadow that I have purchased in the past year. Early this year, Wet n Wild launched many more Color Icon Eyeshadow Trios and a few palettes. It’s March and I’ve finally been able to find them! Out of the trios, the one that I thought I’d get the most mileage out of is Silent Treatment. This is a plummy neutral trio. The… Continue reading | 4 Comments

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Everyday Minerals Mineral Eyeshadow Review – Pinks & Purples

Everyday Minerals Eyeshadow Review
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Here are my reviews and color swatches of Everyday Minerals Mineral Eyeshadow in various shades of pink, plum, and purple.

1 – Jane Eyre Shimmer Eyeshadow – A light beige with dusty rose undertones and silver shimmer. I like this color as a base shade. Pigment applies evenly. I don’t know if this is a limited edition shade or not.

2 – Lip Lock Pearl Eyeshadow – A light peachy pink with silver shimmer. It… Continue reading | 12 Comments

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A Burgundy Eye Liner Guide

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I love burgundy or wine eyeliners for hazel, green, and brown eyes. I have blue eyes and still really love them but I do have to watch out for the undertones in the wine shade or I will look like I have wine-o eyes. When paired with a pale, nude lip, it is a sexy look. Here is a guide to a few burgundy liners ranging in formulas and in prices.

Budget Burgundy Liners (Under $12): Rimmel Special Eyes Precision Eye Liner Pencil in Burgundy is… Continue reading

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Estee Lauder Sensuous Gold 2009 Color Story Collection

Estee Lauder has attempted to make “warm tones of sun-baked nudes and rose, lit with glimmers of gold look flattering on every skin tone.” It is a collection of “rose golds” with “glimmers”(AKA big pieces of shimmer flakes). It is a pretty, neutral collection and I imagine that it will really work for many people. It’s sexy in a Victoria’s Secret supermodel way, I mean just look at bronzed up Hilary Rhoda, the model above. I say that it will not work on all skin tones. But, if you have warm… Continue reading