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Boots Botanics All Bright Soothing Eye Makeup Remover

I’m always game for an affordable, easy to obtain eye makeup remover. This one from Boots first appeared in my haul. From the website: “This two-phase eye make up remover uses dual layer technology. The oil phase effectively sweeps away … Continue reading

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NYX Epic Ink Lip Dye in Blazed

When I was at Bliss Beauty Supply picking up a contour brush for a friend, I noticed these new lip products from NYX. These are not your average liquid lipstick. They are inky lip dyes, formulated to be stains and … Continue reading

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L’Oreal Infallible Pro-Last Lipcolor in Raisin Revival 215

These new L’Oreal lipcolors sort of remind me of those Cover Girl Outlast lip colors that come with a balm intended to seal in the color. That is how the concept works. Let’s go check it out. It’s double ended … Continue reading

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Boots Botanics Shine Away Mattifying Cleansing Mousse

I promised some reviews from my haul. Here is the first one. From the website: Cleanses, Clarifies and Reduces Excess Oil For Oily/Combination Skin With Clarifying Willowbark “Dissolves excess oil and thoroughly cleanses, to instantly mattify, refresh and rebalance skin. … Continue reading

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Maybelline New York Color Show Nail Polish in Majestic Green

Pretty apple greens are the light of my life. Majestic Green is such a shade. It’s light, but not as opaque as it seems. I think it’s great for when you want a bit of color without going too vibrant. … Continue reading

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Maybelline New York Color Show Nail Color in Lavender Lustre

Lavender is such a pretty shade for spring. Luckily I have this one ready for use. This is two coats. It’s a little on the sheer side but I can live with it. Do you like lavender nail polish?

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e.l.f. Beautifully Bare Smooth Matte Eyeshadow in Soft Beige

Did you all know e.l.f has gotten in on the cream-eyeshadow-in-a-tube party? From the website: “Create a flawless, natural look with this lightweight liquid matte eyeshadow. This silky smooth formula defines and contours the eyes for long wear. Enriched with … Continue reading

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Wet n Wild MegaLast Retractable Eyeliner in Blackest Black

Spotted at Family Dollar, this mechanical pencil eyeliner costs a whopping $2. The packaging is lighter than other mechanical pencil eyeliners I’ve used, but in no way inferior. The color is black, but not the inky, deep midnight black I … Continue reading

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Nicka K True Matte Lipstick in Jazzberry Jam

If you grew up or lived for a lengthy period of time in a low-income neighborhood, certain beauty brands were known to you. One of these brands is Nicka K. When I was a teenager (and even after that), their … 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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