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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 – Neutrals

Everyday Minerals Eyeshadow Review
Picture of samples with flash on.

Here’s reviews and swatches of Everyday Minerals Mineral Eyeshadow, a mineral makeup company located in Austin, Texas. These colors are light neutrals ranging from a matte to a shimmer finish.

1 – Chamomile Shimmer Eyeshadow – This is an awesome pale yellow with buttery gold shimmer. This is a great base for light “ruddy” complexions. The yellow neutralizes redness on the lids. Overall it gives a very delicate look.

2 – Sea Horse Pearl Eyeshadow

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High Voltage Cosmetics Eyeshadow Review & Swatches – Fiesta Shades

High Voltage Shimmery Eyeshadow look

I have purchased a few High Voltage Mineral Eyeshadow samples and I’ve been swatching and playing with them. The 4 shades that I’m talking about today remind me of guacamole, so I’m going to be a dorkus and call these”fiesta” shades.

Swatches of High Voltage Shimmery Eyeshadow

The swatch picture was taken with a flash. I think it took an accurate picture. This how these colors look indoors.

1. Shimmery

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High Voltage Cosmetics Eyeshadow Review & Swatches – Romantic Shimmer Shades

Recently I ordered a few High Voltage Cosmetics Eyeshadow samples. I can not resist a BOGO! Here I am reviewing and swatching 4 Shimmery Eyeshadows in what I’m calling “romantic shimmer” shades. These colors are soft and pretty. Of course, they can be paired with bold colors for an edgier look,  but I wanted to put these all together because they are just pretty, so romantic and candlelit to me.

Swatches of 4 High Voltage Eyeshadows

All colors are swatched sans a primer. They are bit washed out… Continue reading | 14 Comments

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Wet n Wild Color Icon Holiday 2010 Eye Kit Palettes Review

Wet n Wild Color Icon Holiday Kits

I’m so delighted that I got my hands on all 4 of the limited edition Wet n Wild Color Icon Eye Kits! I’ve been lusting over them since I first saw them mentioned on Nouveau Cheap. Since then, I’ve  been on the hunt for the Wet n Wild Pixie Holiday Collection. I drove to 3 Walgreens before I found them (about 3 weeks ago). These limited edition kits are awesome! Each kit contains an eyeshadow palette with 6 eyeshadows… Continue reading | 13 Comments