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Clinique’s Pop of Blush

Is this not the prettiest blush you’ve seen in a long time?  Say hello to Clinique’s new Cheek Pop blush.  Bright, pigmented, but utterly blendable and perfect for spring.   Oh yes, and because there’s so much pigment in these, the Cheek Pop blushes are very long-lasting.  Also, you won’t need to layer lots because […]

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Thursday Threes: Three Best Drugstore Blushes

You don’t always have to splurge to look good, and if you know what to look for, you can find wonderful products at the drugstore. Here are our favourite drugstore cheek products – we’ve picked blushes and bronzers that have good pigment levels, go on smoothly, and last a long time. 1. L’Oreal Visible Lift […]

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Under $20: Drugstore Blush

My latest drugstore find comes just in time for you to be able to keep your new year’s resolutions.  It’s the Quo Blushing Pearl Palette ($16) which features a cream blush and two shades of pearly cheek colour.  Unlike most drugstore blush, the cheek products have a pearly not shimmery finish and they doesn’t cheap […]

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New Estee Lauder Pure Color Blush Review

This March, Estee Lauder introduces a new blush at counters. The new Pure Color Blush has a ton of pigment and comes in 16 shades – from nudes, to brights, to bronzers, there’s something for everyone in this range. The colours come in a matte or shimmer finish and promise long-lasting color payoff. I found […]

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MAC’s Sonic Chic Collection – Mineralize Blush

by Jenna Rocca These new pressed mineral blushes by MAC come in a range of nine neutrals and rosy hues with hints of metallics to varying degrees. They are great for building upon themselves in layers, as they go on rather sheer. Keep these in mind when trying to achieve the lovely eyeshadow/blush look from […]

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You Think You Love Lipstick? Well Meet Poppy King…

You think you love lipstick? Well meet Poppy King, the Australian who launched her first cosmetic company at the young age of 18. Poppy Industries consisted of mostly lipsticks and Poppy has forever been obsessed with finding the perfect formulation and colours of lipsticks. Lipstick Queen is Poppy’s latest incarnation and it is really a […]

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Benefit Posie Tint

If you weren’t a fan of Benefit’s Benetint because the colour didn’t work for you, you’re now in luck. There’s a new version of the popular stain out called Posie Tint which is a pretty pink colour that will probably look more natural on most people. The formula is more of a gel than the […]

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Mineral Power!

The mineral makeup frenzy continues with Maybelline’s offering in this new category of makeup – they call theirs Mineral Power! There are a bunch of great products in this life – a blush, a pressed powder, as well as a liquid and powder foundation. I’ll start by saying that the colours are fantastic – they […]

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MAC Beauty Powder Blush – Pictures!

MAC launched a new set of blushes recently – significant because they already have a large range of blushes. How are these different? Well, the shimmer in the new Beauty Powder Blushes isn’t as fine as the shimmer in some of MAC’s other blushes. I find that it’s more noticeable and really gives a nice […]

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Department Store vs. Drugstore: Sculpting Blushes

Cheekbones are all the rage these days. What else could be responsible for the launch of coutouring products on the market this year. There’s one by Stila, MAC, Laura Gellar, and finally two that seem very similar: Covergirl Instant Cheekbones Contouring Blush (now called TruCheeks Blush) and Clinique Limited Edition Blush Powder. I chose to […]

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