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Hard Candy Mouthing Off Lip Shine Review

Hard Candy Mouthing Off Lip Shine

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I remember when Hard Candy was sold at department stores and Sephora. I liked the line and I owned a few of the lip glosses, eyeshadows, blushes. Hard Candy disappeared and then came back…to Wal-Mart. I wonder what terrible thing Hard Candy did in its previous life to be reincarnated and carried exclusively by Wal-Mart. Oh, well.

I’m reviewing Hard Candy Mouthing Off Sheer Lip Shine in Prom Queen.

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Milani Lip Flash Lip Gloss Pencil Review in Photo Flash

Milani Lip Flash in Photo Flash

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This fall Milani  launched Lip Flash, a full coverage shimmer lip gloss pencil. I love lipstick and lip gloss pencils! They seem to come and go. When they are on the market, I buy them up while I can. I love the precision that they offer.  Milani Lip Flash offers an extra glossy finish with lots of shimmer and coverage. This line has 8 shades. I’m reviewing and wearing the shade, Photo Flash.

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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:

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Milani Buzz Worthy Lip Gloss Review

Milani Buzz Worthy Lip Gloss Review

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Milani Buzz Worthy Lip Gloss is high shine lip gloss line formulated with moisturizing honey extracts, cranberry seed oil, jojoba seed oil, and vitamins A & E. The product is in a tube applicator with a slanted tip. There are 9 shades in all  but I’m reviewing and swatching 3.

C. 07 Bee-Utiful – This is a merlot shimmers immersed in a clear shiny base. This is a “bee-utiful” shade because you can add wine shimmer