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The Lipstick League – Week of 6/23/14

Revlon Queen of Diamonds

The Lipstick League – week of 6.23.14

Question of the Week: Which lip color do you reach for when you’re in need of a pick-me-up?

EauMG’s Answer: I do love lipstick. I guess I usually reach for a red like Armani Rouge d’Armani in 400 or Revlon Super Lustrous in Fire & Ice. But, I do like lots of bold lip colors. 

Gouldylox Reviews – Makeup Wars is all about purple eye shadows! They… Continue reading

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The Lipstick League – Week of 3/17/2014

vintage Revlon lipstick ad

The Lipstick League – week of 3.17.14

Question of the Week: What is your all-time favorite drugstore lipstick?

EauMG’s Answer: This shouldn’t surprise you at all – Revlon Super Lustrous Lipstick. I love the formula and the color selection. Actually, I’m a major fan of all of Revlon’s lip formulas. I also love ColorBurst Lip Butters. 

In fact, you can find many swatches, etc. of Revlon lipsticks on EauMG: Super Lustrous Lipstick in Cherries in The Snow, 1970’s

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The Lipstick League – Week of 3/3/2014

Mary Miles Minter

The Lipstick League – week of 3.3.14

Question of the Week: Name the last beauty product that was a failure for you.

EauMG’s Answer: Thanks to wonderful bloggers, I rarely encounter beauty products because I do my “research” first. Really the only mishaps I encounter are the impulse drugstore cosmetic purchases of products that I don’t look up and can’t swatch. My last fail was with Revlon Super Lustrous Shine Lipstick in Honey Bare. I was waiting for a prescription and

makeup instruction, vintage

1950’s Fashion – Get the Makeup Look of Shirley MacLaine

Shirley MacLaine

Shirley MacLaine…you have to love her for her quirkiness alone. Here’s a late 1950’s look inspired by Shirley:

FACE: Under the eyes with a concealer brush, I applied MAC Studio Finish Concealer in NW20 and blended. With the sponge included, I applied Neutrogena Mineral Sheers Powder Foundation in Natural Ivory. I applied NARS Blush in Gina, a matte medium peach, brushing up the cheeks. This blush shade would look so much better on a redhead than myself… Continue reading | 5 Comments

Beauty Best Under $10, makeup

Revlon Super Lustrous Lipstick in Berry Haute

Revlon Berry Haute Lipstick Swatch

Weekly Cheap Secret:

My favorite drugstore lipstick brand is Revlon. My goal is to own all the shades. At the rate that I’m going, I will 🙂 Here’s my review of Revlon Super Lustrous Lipstick in 660 Berry Haute.

The Color 660 Berry Haute – This shade is cool toned mauve with a little bit of “umph”. It has a “natural” satin finish, no shimmer. Because… Continue reading | 7 Comments