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Maybelline Lipsticks in Plum Perfect, Plum Paradise and Dazzling Plum

I got bit by the plum lipstick bug this winter. Those pesky bugs. I need bug spray. I scored three shades for super cheap at both Rite Aid (Maybelline on sale for 40% off) and at the Cosmetics Market.   … 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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Milani Color Statement Lipstick in Uptown Mauve

Purple….you have won my heart. And that is why I am the proud owner of Uptown Mauve. It’s actually not as mauve as one would think it is. It’s a plum-berry with strong purple tones. In sunlight:   In natural … Continue reading

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Regina’s Lipcolors on “Once Upon a Time”

If you recall my Dupe Detector post (if you don’t, click here), I tried to find out what shade she could be wearing in that screen shot. So far, some people have guessed MAC Chili and Revlon Lip Butter in … Continue reading

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Zoya Nail Polishes in Storm and Aurora

To say I am a bit backlogged on nail polish swatches would be way, way understating it. I now have to store nail polish in bags under my desk. My shoebox container is overflowing. If only I could spend a … Continue reading

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China Glaze Happy HoliGlaze Nail Lacquers in Put a Bow On it and This is Tree-Mendous

I chose two of the polishes from China Glaze’s 2013 Holiday collection. A green shade seemed to be inevitable for me, since I cherish green polish. Put a Bow On It caught my attention when I saw it on the … Continue reading

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OPI Muir Muir On the Wall

When fall rolls around, I always get bitten by Vamp the Vampy Polish Vampire (puncture marks are minimal and heal quickly). I can never pass up a gorgeous dark and shimmery vampy polish. Muir Muir On the Wall (from the San Francisco … Continue reading

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Zoya Nail Lacquer in Jem

Jem was one of those “I have so many like it” shades that I kept avoiding for the reason already stated. But this is me we’re dealing with. If it’s a shimmery burgundy, it’s gonna be mine.       … Continue reading

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Lipstick Lust: Clinique Buttershine in Crushed Grape

I’m happy to be back with another Lipstick Lust post. I love this category. *hugs the category* Clinique Crushed Grape is a glossy purpley-grape. It looks dark in the tube, but it can be applied lightly or built up to … Continue reading

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Milani Temptation Blush

Will my love of plum blushes ever die? Probably not. Good! 😀 Temptation is a light plum with a slight berry tone. It contains subtle shimmer. It reminds me of a less shimmery version of NARS Sin. I tried to capture it … Continue reading

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