Category Archives: Swatches

MAC Selena Lipstick in Dreaming of You

I relented to my urges and bought Dreaming of You lipstick from Nordstrom on the very last day of the final sale. I know some may think blogging about it so late is pointless because the merchandise is gone for … Continue reading

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Maybelline Color Tattoo Eye Chrome in Bronze Sheen

Maybelline released a liquid version of their famous Color Tattoo eye paints. I bought one to swatch. The applicator is doe footed and precise. The swatch went on nice and smooth and pigmented. On my lids it can be blended … Continue reading

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Maybelline Color Drama Intense Velvet Lip Pencil in Berry Much

During a trip to London, Janna brought back two lip colors only available in the UK. Berry Much is one of them. The Intense Velvet Lip pencils aren’t available in the U.S. at all. I was thrilled when she told … Continue reading

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NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream Swatches Part 1

NYX Soft Matte Lip Creams are a quiet favorite of mine. They’re affordable, easy to apply, wear well, and come in an impressive array of shades. If only I could teach them to walk the dog, they would be perfect. … Continue reading

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LOTD: Ciate Liquid Velvet Moisturizing Matte Liquid Lipstick in Pin Up

Here is Pin Up, on mine luscious pout. It is more berry and less soft pink in person. What do you think of it?

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Wet n Wild Megaglo Highlighting Gold Bar in Holly Gold-head

I’ll be discussing most of what the lovely Lisa of Midwest Glam sent me, so be prepared to hear about the lovely Lisa in the future. She’s lovely, in case you didn’t know. She sent me this limited edition highlighter, … Continue reading

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Maybelline Color Whisper Lip Color in Berry Ready

A few years ago, Maybelline released their version of Revlon Lip Butters, calling them Color Whispers. I ordered one shade from Amazon a while back. Berry Ready is ready for their up close interview. Berry Ready is a berry creme … Continue reading

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Maybelline Color Sensational Color Elixir Lip Lacquer in Vision in Violet

Shine, high pigment color and hydration all come together in this lipstick/gloss hybrid. It’s meant to have the texture and shine of a lip gloss with the color of a lipstick. Here is the swatch. There is some blue in … Continue reading

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Colourpop Ultra Matte Liquid Lipstick in Notion

I own enough Ultra Matte lipsticks (no such thing, really, but my wallet tells me to cool it) so I limited myself to just one lipstick when I placed an order for a friend. The one I selected was Notion. … Continue reading

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NYX Butter Lipstick in Hunk

I bought this lipstick the same day I bought the e.l.f Prism palette. The Butter lipsticks are named as such because they are supposed to be intensely moisturizing. I think this one is. It’s a berry purple color. Pigmentation is … Continue reading

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