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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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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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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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Christmas Manicure 2016

So, my dears, I hope you all have a lovely holiday today. Eat lots of food and drink yourselves merry (but not silly because that’s my job). This is the sixth year of doing these holiday manicures. Can’t believe it’s … 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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Reader Request: MAC Rubenesque vs. Mad Minerals Apricot Frost

So, my lovelies, let’s take a look at one famed heavyweight in the makeup world and it’s reputed, more affordable sibling. I speak of Rubenesque and the alleged dupe, Apricot Frost. Rubenesque is on the left and AF is on … Continue reading

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Too Faced Chocolate Bon Bons Eyeshadow Palette Swatches

If you were thinking about getting this palette, here are the swatches to help you decide. L-R: Almond Truffle Cashew Chew, Dark Truffle, Satin Sheets, Cotton Candy, Pecan Praline. L-R: Cafe Au Lait, Totally Fetch, Sprinkles, Bordeaux, Earl Grey. L-R: … Continue reading

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Morphe Brushes 12NB Palette Swatches

I only went into Bliss Beauty Supply to buy eye makeup remover…… I wasn’t going to look at the Morphe palettes balanced enticingly on the glass shelves, barricaded behind glass doors……… That darn willpower! It  must be broken or something. … Continue reading

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