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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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Urban Decay Vice Lipstick Swatches Part III

Here are the final 8 shades from my sample book. Top to bottom: Conspiracy, Rapture, Amulet, ZZ, Naked, Backtalk, Stark Naked, Gubby.

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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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Urban Decay Vice Lipstick Swatches Part I

I know what you’re thinking……. No, I didn’t rob Sephora to get all these lipsticks. I received a sample book of 25 lipstick samples from the revamped Vice line. Awesome, huh? Today you’ll be viewing the first 8 colors. Seismic, … Continue reading

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Clinique High Impact Lip Colour in Cider Berry

The older I get, the more I appreciate Clinique lip products. They’re sort of the sweeter, preppier sister of Bobbi Brown, the other cosmetic line I think of as a “grown up” brand. Even though I’ll always love the 18 … Continue reading

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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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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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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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