Tag Archives: NYX

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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NYX Butter Lipstick in Hunk

I bought this lipstick the same day I bought the e.l.f Prism palette. The Butter lipsticks are named as such because they are supposed to be intensely moisturizing. I think this one is. It’s a berry purple color. Pigmentation is … Continue reading

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NYX Powder Blush in Desert Rose

I owned this years ago, but I got rid of it because it didn’t wow me, and  I wanted to try out different blushes. Someone gifted the same Desert Rose blush to me, so let me give you all some … Continue reading

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NYX Soft Matte Lip Creams in London and Abu Dhabi

Today I’m showing you the two nudes that are as nudey as I can get without making my lips look like they’ve been smeared with zinc oxide. I dunno why I would smear my lips with zinc oxide, but I … Continue reading

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LOTD: Wet n Wild Ravin’ Raisin & NYX Golden Prune

When I typed LOTD, I almost typed LOTR because I am still obsessed with enchanted rings and hobbits. Do you have the same thoughts when you see LOTD anywhere? No? Just me? It figures. Only a weirdo like me would … Continue reading

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Top 5 Catacomb Clearing Corals

The courageous and astute Syl of The Painted Rogue invited me on an adventure that required my best and most brilliant coral products. Our swords were quite effective, but what really slayed those persistent fiends were my favorite bright coral … Continue reading

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NYX Round Lipstick in Snow White

Snow White is a very popular shade in the NYX lipstick range. It’s a brown-toned deep red.   Some have said it’s a near dupe for MAC Russian Red, but I don’t think there’s enough blue in this to make … Continue reading

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Cherry Culture Haul- Milani, NYX, Jordana

I picked up a few goodies during a Cherry Culture sale. -Milani Baked Blushes in Berry Amore and Terra Sole -Milani Powder Eyeshadow in Shock (this is so pretty!) -NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream in London -NYX Round Lipstick in … Continue reading

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Makeup Breakdowns: Blues on Janna

My good friend Janna shot with a wonderfully talented photographer last month. She’s not used to wearing colorful makeup, so I took her out of her comfort zone with bright blues. Face: DHC Velvet Skin Coat (primer), Nix’ie Cream Foundations … Continue reading

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Makeup Breakdowns: Tashina Finkton & Janeva Gaddist

At GAZE’s “Virgin Finale” shoot, Tashina and Janeva were fun, energetic and enthusiastic about shooting for the online magazine. I was equally thrilled to work on their amazing faces. The photographer is very inspired by Madonna, and the makeup look … Continue reading

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