April 17, 2014
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Melting Sweet Dreams Tutorial- Mika for Shu

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The latest tutorial I posted on xSparkage was Inspired by the newest collection for Shu Uemura- Mika for Shu! The inspiration comes from the world he created for the collection- Melting Sweet Dreams.   I was asked to do a look with this collection for their website, and really loved how it turned out! Here are some pictures of the ... Read More »

Too Faced Pretty Rebel Palette

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When I used my Ulta 20% off coupon last month, this was one of the things I immediately needed. An insta-buy. I saw it on display, swatched some colors, and decided it was something I had to have. Check out the photos below and I think you’ll agree :) Dainty EyeshadowCharming EyeshadowGirly EyeshadowTotally Fetch EyeshadowMiss Sparkles EyeshadowDainty, Charming, Girly, Totally Fetch, Miss SparklesRingleader EyeshadowGangsta EyeshadowInstigator EyeshadowBadass EyeshadowJailbird EyeshadowRingleader, ... Read More »

Bloody Valentine Makeup Tutorial

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[sorry for getting this post up so late, I've been super sick the past few days!) For my tutorial this week, I wanted to post something that fit around the idea of Valentine's Day, but wasn't your stereotypical "date night" sort of look. I came up with this super vampy black and red look that I really like and would ... Read More »

Face of the Day: Matte Electric Blue

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Lately I’ve been trying to play with makeup I’ve neglected, and this was one of the days I really liked what I came up with! I wanted to play with some matte pigments I have that got shoved to the back of a drawer (they aren’t the beautiful mattes I reviewed a few weeks ago!) and was tempted to use ... Read More »

Breaking Dawn Part 2: Vampire Bella Tutorial

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Breaking Dawn part 2 came out this weekend, and I wanted to do a final Twilight inspired look for it :) I saw the movie yesterday, and I have to say it is definitely the best of the 5 Twilight movies! Kristen Stewart actually shows an impressive range of emotion, and the movie really doesn’t have any slow spots. I ... Read More »

Cinderella Storylook Palette Tutorial

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Here is the look I created with the Cinderella Storylook palette! I wanted to really play with the blues in this collection because that makes me think of Cinderella more than anything :) Enjoy, and don’t forget to check out the Review of this palette! EyesToo Faced Shadow InsuranceNYX Jumbo Eyeshadow Pencil in MilkCinderella Storylook Palette: - Glass Slippers - Fairy Godmother - ... Read More »

The Hunger Games Tutorials: Recap!

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Happy Hunger Games! Since The Hunger Games DVD was released today, I figured this would be a good time to recap the tutorials I did at the beginning of this year in honor of each district :) Below you’ll find a photo of each look and a  link to the blog post :) enjoy! District 12: Mining District 11: Agriculture ... Read More »

Around The World Series: Japan (Kiehls Aromatic Blends Nashi Blossom & Pink Grapefruit Fragrance)

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Kiehls new Aromatic Blends Collection includes four fragrances: Orange Leaf & Lychee, Fig Leaf & Sage, Vanilla & Cedarwood, and Nashi Blossom & Pink Grapefruit. The Aromatic Blends collection has formulated these fragrances to be a truer rendition of the ingredients involved, using high quality key ingredients to get a scent that really reflects the areas they are inspired by. For the ... Read More »

Around The World Series: Provence (Kiehls Aromatic Blends Fig Leaf & Sage Fragrance)

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Kiehls new Aromatic Blends Collection includes four fragrances: Orange Leaf & Lychee, Fig Leaf & Sage, Vanilla & Cedarwood, and Nashi Blossom & Pink Grapefruit. The Aromatic Blends collection has formulated these fragrances to be a truer rendition of the ingredients involved, using high quality key ingredients to get a scent that really reflects the areas they are inspired by. For the ... Read More »

Around The World Series: Morocco (Kiehls Aromatic Blends Orange Leaf & Lychee Fragrance)

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Kiehls new Aromatic Blends Collection includes four fragrances: Orange Leaf & Lychee, Fig Leaf & Sage, Vanilla & Cedarwood, and Nashi Blossom & Pink Grapefruit. The Aromatic Blends collection has formulated these fragrances to be a truer rendition of the ingredients involved, using high quality key ingredients to get a scent that really reflects the areas they are inspired by. ... Read More »