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Tom Ford Lips and Boys Lipstick in Nicholas

I was deeply curious about the Tom Ford lipsticks, and despite wincing (and possibly weeping at the price), I purchased one during the VIB sale. I chose a shade I knew I’d get a lot of use out of: Nicholas. … Continue reading

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Urban Decay Vice Lipstick Swatches Part II

Here are the next eight shades in my sample book. Top to bottom: Rock Steady, Manic, Gash, 714, Disturbed, Blackmail, EZ, Snitch. I really like Manic, Blackmail and Rock Steady. Which ones do you like?  

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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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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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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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Essie Nail Polish in Berry Naughty

My good friend Chelsea gifted me this pretty berry nail polish. It was housed in a box as an ornament.   From the website: “racy, wild and unapologetically sexy. this luscious, deep berry lacquer makes every night a night to … Continue reading

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Review: Tarte Tarteist Lip Paints in Bae, Frenemy, Manbun and Brownie

During Tarte’s sale, I picked up four shades. I got them for $14 each instead of the usual $20. L-R: Bae, Frenemy, Brownie and Manbun. L-R: Manbun, Brownie, Frenemy and Bae. I’m ranking them in order of best to worst: … Continue reading

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Review: Colourpop Lippie Stix in LBB and Lady

At last……the final batch of lipsticks from the gift haul! Lippie Stix are a slim tube product, designed to fit neatly in a makeup bag or pocket. L-R: LBB and Lady   LBB is described as “Rich plum wine in … Continue reading

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Review: Colourpop Ultra Matte Lip in Tulle and Lychee

Today I will be reviewing two of the shades I received in my gift haul: Tulle and Lychee. On the left is Tulle, the right is Lychee. Lychee is described as a “bright warm violet”. Tulle is described as a … Continue reading

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Review: bareMinerals Marvelous Moxie Lipstick in Lead the Way

Lead the Way is my first lipstick from bareMinerals. I chose this wine creme shade because I need to be me. And me loves wine lipstick.     Is it hydrating, creamy and pigment-packed? We shall soon see! The tube … Continue reading

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