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Laura Mercier Fall in Love Face Illuminator Collection Palette

Released last year as a limited edition item, this palette contains all four of Laura Mercier’s highlighter shades. Left to right, from the top row: Indiscretion, Addiction, Devotion, and Seduction. Top to bottom: Indiscretion, Devotion, Addiction, Seduction. As you can … Continue reading

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Nails Inc Nail Polish in Chelsea Square

You know for how long I’ve owned this polish? I bought it at Sephora. Sephora no longer carries it. That is how long it’s been. Chelsea Square is described as “full coverage rose gold glitter polish for nails that have … 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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Sinful Colors Show Stopping Nail Polish

Sinful Colors has available a collection called Paparazzi, and Show Stopping is one shade I picked up from that collection. I don’t think I have too many pink holo glitter toppers, and this one was only $2. L-R: One coat, … Continue reading

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Wet n Wild Wild Shine Nail Color Swatches

Check out some of the shades I own from Wet n Wild’s Wild Shine collection. Eggplant Frost: Bijou Blue:     Rain Check and Blue Moon:   There is actual shimmer in Blue Moon: Night Prowl and French White Creme: … Continue reading

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NOTD: Scrolled Gold and Golden Indigo

This is a manicure-gone-wrong post. So bear with me. I initially wanted a deep blue/gold look, but the universe wants to make sure my readers laugh at me, so this is the look I wound up with. The thumb stamp … Continue reading

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OPI Skyfall Collection

This is an old collection from 2012. I was looking through another blogger’s swatches of the Skyfall collection and fell for some of the shades. As I was looking online for the three shades I wanted, I realized that it … Continue reading

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Sinful Colors Wicked Colors in Splatter Spell and Pumpkin Spice

I selected two shades (technically, glitters) from the display I found at Walgreens. I considered getting Cauldron Couture, but Splatter Spell seemed more unique. L-R: Pumpkin Spice and Splatter Spell. Two coats all around.   Pumpkin Spice is a fairly … Continue reading

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L’Oreal Paris Colour Riche Gold Dust Nail Polishes in Hidden Gems and Pop the Bubbles

I purchased two more of the Gold Dust polishes when they were on sale. I already own The Reign of Studs. Hidden Gems   HG is a dark teal with a blackened base. I don’t think I’ve ever seen a … Continue reading

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Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure Nail Polish Swatches

A collective swatch post: Angel Bite:     Angel Bite is a browned vampy burgundy creme.   Nude Now:     Nude now is a peachy, milky nude creme. I like this because it doesn’t clash with my darker skin … Continue reading

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