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Urban Decay Eyeshadow in Riff

Riff is described as a “brown nude”. It surely looks like it in the pot. It is a warm brown with orange tones and a satin finish. I’ve been using this in the crease, but it also works as a … Continue reading

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Bobbi Brown Eyeshadows in Camel and Cocoa

I picked up these two eyeshadows during the Sephora sale. I knew I wanted Camel for sure, but Cocoa was an impulse buy. Camel is described as a “medium caramel”. Cocoa is described as “an ashy plum brown”.     … Continue reading

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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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Too Faced Natural Eye Neutral Eyeshadow Collection Swatches

I’m amazed: I’ve owned this palette for some years now and I’ve never swatched it. Well, I’m swatching it today, even if it’s the last thing I do! I’m overly dramatic sometimes. It’s a curse, really. The packaging is cardboard, … Continue reading

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Too Faced Semi Sweet Chocolate Bar Palette Swatches

Yess! I finally got Semi Sweet! I bought it from the same seller I bought the BH Carli Bybel palette from. I present to you, my dears, the swatches. Top to bottom: Licorice, Cocoa Chili, Rum Raisin, Coconut Crème, Pink … Continue reading

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BH Cosmetics Carli Bybel 14 Eyeshadow & Highlighter Palette

I hadn’t even heard of Carli Bybel when I read whisperings about her palette for BH Cosmetics on makeup forums. I checked her out, and she’s got a wide range of looks, tutorials and fun videos. I’m a real sucker … Continue reading

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MAC Selena No Me Queda Mas Eyeshadow

The second item I purchased from Nordstrom, NMQM is described as a “warm dusty brown with a Matte finish”. Here is the swatch. It’s a shade over from deep beige. It is warm brown but I find it can be … 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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e.l.f Prism Eyeshadow in Naked Swatches

I picked this up at CVS one day. I remember being surprised to see e.l.f at CVS. I didn’t know they carried the line. But opportunities should never be passed up, so I bought this that one fortuitous day. The … Continue reading

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L’Oreal HIP Shocking Shadow Pigment in Visionary

Say hello to this blast from the past: an eyeshadow from L’Oreal’s old HIP line. I’ll never fathom why they discontinued the HIP line. It was fantastic! It was like a drugstore version of MAC, only better. Anywhozit, let’s look … Continue reading

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