April 17, 2014
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Tag Archives: Swatches

Naked Cosmetics Twilight Collection: Swatches, Photos


One of my new favorite collections from Naked Cosmetics is their Twilight Collection. I didn’t really play with this collection until I went to IMATS Vancouver and saw it in action! One of the girls working for the Naked Cosmetics booth had the pink in this collection on, and I hadn’t realized before that these all are really gorgeous duochromes, ... Read More »

Lit Cosmetics Glitter: Beach Baby, Pretty in Pink, Twisted Sistah


Something I have learned recently- Glitter is a serious PAIN to photograph! Glitter is so dependant on the light hitting it at different angles to give that sparkle, that a photograph really downplays its awesomeness. It sucks. I’ll use glitter and in person it looks AWESOME, and in a photograph it looks like colored sand. No fun! I apologise for ... Read More »

Naked Cosmetics- Cotton Candy Collection Photos, Swatches


While at IMATS last month, I managed to pick up quite a lot of collections from Naked Cosmetics, and this was one of my favorites! This collection is called Cotton Candy, and is appropriately named as the colors are all light and airy looking and include mainly pastels. These colors are super super shimmery as well, especially when applied wet! ... Read More »

Sleek MakeUP Curacao Palette: Photos, Swatches


As I’m sure a lot of you know, Sleek MakeUP can’t sell the Acid Palette to the US because of FDA regulations (it’s NOTHING to worry about, makeup companies just can’t sell neon eyeshadows in the US. This is a reason you might see multi-purpose items, such as MAC or Makeup Forever Pigments have a little insert that says a ... Read More »

MAC Semi-Precious Collection: Mineralized Eyeshadows Review, Swatches


MAC’s Semi Precious Collection includes 12 Mineralized Eyeshadows that come in many different shades, from champagne shades to dark blues. I have six to share with you today! I love looking at these in the pan because they look like little planets :) Read More »

OPI Nice Stems! Summer 2011 Collection: Swatches, Review


OPI’s Nice Stems! Collection includes four pink polishes with flower themed, play-on word names OPI is famous for. These shades range from a soft pink, to a bright, sparkly fuscha, and even include a glittery pink top coat that adds an extra sparkle to your nails.   Play the Peonies Play the Peonies Play the Peonies Play the Peonies is ... Read More »

Battle of the Crackle! Sally Hansen Crackle Overcoat vs OPI, China Glaze


For the past week or so, I’ve had loads of you telling me about how Sally Hansen has released their own version of Crackle polish to add on to the ever-so-popular fad, and asked my opinion on it. I recently went to ulta (to be cheesy and find my face on a NYX display) and saw that they had the ... Read More »

MAC Surf Baby! Collection Roundup & First Impressions Video


Here is a roundup of links for swatches and photos of the products I have from the new MAC Surf Baby! Collection! This Collection is a very summer-themed collection- from the names, to the colors and packaging, it screams surfer/island fun. Check it out! Blog Posts: Lip Products: Naturally Eccentric, Hibiscus Lipsticks; Good Lovin’, Krazy Kahuna Lipglass; Lilt of Lilly, ... Read More »

MAC Surf Baby! Ocean Dip Nail Lacquer: Swatches, Photos


MAC Surf Baby includes two nail lacquers, and today I have one of the two to show you! It’s called Ocean Dip, and is a mid-tone creamy aqua. Check out the photos below! :)   This color is exactly how it is described and is perfect for the name! It’s definitely an ocean blue, almost a blue-green. The color is ... Read More »

MAC Surf Baby! SkinSheen Bronzer Stick Tan-Tint, Guilty Bronze: Swatches, Photos


Skinsheen Bronzer Sticks from the Surf Baby Collection are creamy bronzers in a stick form for easy application. I have two of the three to show you- a soft, suntan bronze, and a coppery bronze with gold shimmer. Tan-Tint, Guilty Bronze Tan-Tint Guilty Bronze Tan-Tint, Swatched right from stick (left), blended into skin (right) Guilty Bronze, Swatched right from stick (left), ... Read More »