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NEW: Hourglass Extreme Sheen High Shine Lip Gloss

Hourglass Extreme Sheen Lip Gloss

OK, so Hourglass Extreme Sheen Lip Gloss isn’t exactly new. This gloss now has a new, slim packaging with a brush tip applicator. I like the new packaging much better. I’ve always liked the formula. It’s thick but not too thick. It has lots of shine and moisture. I’d compare it to Chanel Glossimer. There are 12 colors in all with a new shade, Child, a shimmery nude.

Colors include:

Primal – a sheer shimmery… Continue reading | 2 Comments

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Get The Look Of Elegant Faye Dunaway with Stila

This is the look that will never grow old. Thick, heavy eye makeup and nude lips will always scream sexy. To get Faye’s look using Stila products,  apply a sheer foundation such as Stila Natural Finish Oil-Free Makeup and Stila Perfecting Concealer where needed. Lightly dust face with a loose powder such as Stila Hydrating Finishing Powder in your shade. Brush brows into place with just a hint of color with Stila Brow Polish in your shade. Apply the lightest shade from the Stila Eye Shadow Duo in Salome, this is… Continue reading

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Longing For Something Tropical: Get The Look Of Sophia Loren

When the weather gets a bit chilly I start thinking a bit more “tropical”. I love deep berry lips in the winter but sometimes I just want this kind of look. I want to pull out the Pucci scarves and pretend I’m a drug lord’s wife. I want to be tan and I want killer eye makeup. To get Sophia’s look apply tinted moisturizer in your shade. I like Estee Lauder Daywear Plus Tint because it smells like cucumbers and that is sure to get you out of a winter rut… Continue reading

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You Glow Girl! mark Glow Baby Glow Hook Up Lip Gloss Review

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I have a few of these mark Glow Baby Glow and Glow Baby Glow Luxe lip glosses and I am really impressed with their quality for the price. They connect to one another so that you can choose your perfect combos. Each of these glosses have a minty fresh scent that is very inoffensive and fresh. The texture is thinner than MAC Lip Glass or Lancôme Juicy Tube but not as thin as Clarins Colour Quench Lip Balm. It is really nice texture that wears for… Continue reading | 1 Comment