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The Lipstick League – Week of 4.4.2011

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The Lipstick League – week of 4.4.11

Question: What’s your skin care routine?

EauMG’s Answer: Oh, geez, complexity, that’s my routine. My collection of skincare products are like that of a Texan oil tycoon’s trophy wife. I inherited my love skincare product’s from my grandmother. She had her own bathroom just for spa and skincare products. I have a separate routine for morning and night, using different products. In the morning: wash, tone, serum, eye serum, moisturizer

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A 2010 Glittery Black Nail Color Guide

2010 glitter black nail polish guideRecently I got a craving for a shiny black nail color with gold glitter and/or shimmer. I still haven’t found one but I did find lots of black nail polishes with glitter during my research. Surprisingly, most of these nail colors are in the affordable, budget range with prices falling under $10. Here’s my starter guide to glittery black nail colors. If you know of anymore, please add the to the list. And if you know of a black with gold glitter, let… Continue reading | 9 Comments

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Taxi! A 2010 Yellow Nail Polish Guide

I like yellow nails, but it often looks brash against the yellow in my complexion. But, it is such a cool color and when I get on a nail color, I don’t stop until I find the perfect one. I’ve compiled a “guide” to yellow polishes. I’m trying my darnest to leave out those that come across as gold. Yellow is cheery, unexpected and works with pale to dark complexions.

Budget (Under $10): Manic Panic Claw Colors Nail Varnish in Electric Banana is a glow-under-blacklight… Continue reading | 5 Comments

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Green With Envy: A 2009 Dark Green Nail Color Guide

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I am totally craving dark green nails for the cooler months. (It all started with Butter London’s British Racing Green.) I have been searching for the perfect, mysterious, deep, dark green. I want something the color of a Douglas fir tree. I think an evergreen makes a great winter shade. Here is a list of dark green nail colors that I have stumbled across.

Budget green colors (Under $5): NYX Nail Polish in Las Vegas (not pictured) is a shimmery green with envy deep money green… Continue reading

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Day-Glo Toes: Neon Nail Color Guide

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I wouldn’t dare wear neon  but I would when it comes to cosmetics. I swoon for richly pigmented orange and pink lipstick or electric green eyeliner or teal eyeshadow. I also love a bright nail polish. No neon running shorts, I’ve already lived through that, can’t do it again. So I’ve put together some of my favorite shades in all price ranges. I haven’t found a chip-free, long-lasting nail color yet. I have learned that price has nothing to do with quality. One of the worst polishes I have… Continue reading