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Stila Smudge Stick Waterproof Eyeliner in Damsel

Damsel is described as a “blackish brown”. This is accurate, methinks. It’s a deep bittersweet chocolate brown with a matte finish. I’m generally a fan of the Smudge Sticks. Damsel is not as dark as I’d love it to be … 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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EOTD: Sleek OSS Look #2

I love the shades in Oh So Special. 🙂   -Stila Caramel Prime Pot -The Mail e/s (lid) -Gift Basket e/s (crease & outer v) -Boxed e/s (darken outer v) -Bow e/s (browbone) -Wet n Wild Kohl Eyeliner in Black (upper & … Continue reading

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Makeup Breakdown: Lindsey L. Miller

Lindsey is a NYC based dancer who came in to shoot with Lucas Chilczuk and I. She’s fun, stunning & makes a great living doll. Face: DHC Velvet Skin Coat (primer), Nix’ie Cream Foundations in Ivory 1 & Ivory 2 (mixed), Ben … Continue reading

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EOTD: Holiday Look #5

Golds and reds make such a pretty combo. -NYX Skintone Eye Base -NYX Ultimate Pearl e/s in Gold Pearl (lid) -NYX Ultimate Pearl e/s in Copper Pearl (crease & blended up) -Black Radiance Blush in Ruby Treasure (outer v) -Stila … Continue reading

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EOTD: Holiday Look #3

Gold and pinks are what I like during the holidays… …and so I shall have it! -NYX Skintone Eye Base -NARS Etrusque e/s (inner 1/3 of lid) -NYX Red Bronze e/s (crease and outer v) -Stila Pigalle e/s (outer v) -Wet n Wild … Continue reading

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EOTD: Shimmery Neutrals Using Stila

I pulled out the Runway Look palette and The It Girl palette to create this look: -NYX Skintone Eye Base -Chloe [It Girl palette] (inner half of lid) -Kitten [It Girl palette] (on top of Chloe) -Shimmery Taupe Brown [Runway palette] (crease) … Continue reading

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Black Gel/Liquid Eyeliner Swatches

You all know how much I love my black eyeliners.  I don’t think a Hollywood production of “Cleopatra” could come close to using as much black liner as I do. Today I’m swatching all of my gel/liquid liners. L-R: Stila Stay … Continue reading

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EOTD: BCA Look #2

Think pink, everyone! -Stila Caramel Prime Pot -Sally Girl Baked Mini e/s in 388126 (lid) -E.L.F Raspberry Truffle e/s (outer v) -N.Y.C Waterproof  Pencil in Black (waterline) -Sally Girl Mini e/s in Mauve (browbone) -PF Organic Wear Mascara

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How to Dupe MAC Midnight Blues Fluidline

Midnight Blues is a very popular fluidline shade from MAC’s recent MAC Me Over collection. It’s also gotten very difficult to find. Luckily, you’ve got a stubborn blogger/makeup artist/blue eyeliner lover. I have found a way to get a close … Continue reading

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