April 16, 2014
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Tag Archives: matte

Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Plastic Passion Collection- Lip Tars

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OCC’s Plastic Passion Collection comes with six new Lip Tars, four of which are a new matte formula. The shades range from light beige shimmers to super bright neon shades. I gotta tell you guys- I’m LOVING these lip tar shades! Whether you like light lip colors, bright shades or some that are out of the box, there’s something for ... Read More »

BH Cosmetics Brazil Palette

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I always get excited when I have something super bright and awesome to show you guys, and this definitely qualifies for that! This is the Take Me To Brazil Palette from BH Cosmetics. It has both matte and shimmer neon shades, and is a great option for someone who wants to try out bright makeup, but doesn’t want to pay ... Read More »

Anastasia Beverly Hills Catwalk Palette Review & Photos

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I have heard sooo much about this palette in the past few weeks, the last time I was at Ulta I couldn’t possibly pass it up! I get excited when the interwebs loves a makeup item, so I made sure to pick it up. The palette includes 10 soft and smokey toned eyeshadows in varying textures. More info below!  The ... Read More »

RiRi Hearts MAC: RiRi Woo & Nude Lipsticks

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I have two lipsticks from the RiRi Hearts MAC Collection- Nude and RiRi Woo. Nude is described as a cool matte cream. It is quite dark nude shade that has a lot of brown tones in it. It’s described as matte, but I feel like it has a bit of a satin sheen to it. RiRi Woo is a matte ... Read More »

Cotton Candy Eyes with Creme de Couture! [Video Tutorial]

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My latest tutorial is for this look I posted on here a couple weeks ago, using the Creme de Couture palette! I love the way colors blend together in this palette, you barely have to do anything to get a really lovely gradient :) Here are the original pictures from the look, I was having WES (Watery Eye Syndrome) after ... Read More »

Creme de Couture Eye Look #4: Purrrrple!

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I have yet another CDC look for you! This one is using aaaaaall the purples in the palette.  I used my NYX Jumbo Eyeshadow Pencil in Milk as a base, then applied Violet Whip in the inner lid, Lavender Honey in the center of the lid, and Cassis in the outer corner. I used Elderberry in the crease, and then ... Read More »

SNEAK PEEK: Sigma Creme de Couture Collection Palette- Macaron Inspired Eyeshadows

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OMG, I can’t even begin to tell you how excited I am for this palette from Sigma. When I went up to their HQ in February for a Meet & Greet, I got to test out the prototype of this palette and was blown away with the colors and texture of the shadows. The palette is inspired by Macarons (Specifically ... Read More »

Tutorial Tuesday: Technicolor!

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This week for Tutorial Tuesday, I really wanted to try out the Makeup Forever Technicolor palette I bought at Sephora a couple of weeks ago. This palette had been sitting on my dresser this whole time, unopened, and thought it would be the perfect time to play with it :)            EyesToo Faced Shadow InsuranceMAC Luna ... Read More »

Zoya PixieDust Nail Polish- Swatches, Review

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Zoya’s newest nail polish line is called PixieDust, and it’s a new formula that features a matte base with glitter in it. This sounds like a weird concept, but if you think of it like stars in the night sky (matte black sky, sparkling stars) then it makes sense :) I was excited about this because I really love matte ... Read More »

FOTD: January 18th, 2013

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Today was a matte play day! I really wanted to use some of those Concrete Minerals Matte Pigments I have; I kept forgetting to bring them up into the makeup room and out of the office and so they have been getting neglected for far too long! I haven’t played with straight up matte pigments in a really long time, ... Read More »