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Swatch: Dior Holiday 2011 Exquis

Dior’s Holiday 2011 polishes from their Merveille collection has something for everyone. It has neutrals, brights, and a dark vampy colour too!  Each shade has very fine gold shimmer in it which barely translates on the nail.  You’ll see it more in the bottle than you will on your nail. LOVE this golden khaki colour […]

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Core Gift Guide and Giveaways!

One more week! That’s right!  T’Was the Night at The Core is coming up, and just a reminder to get your tickets. So here are my gift guide picks for this week. First, we go back to Brooks Brothers because they have a whole new addition to their kid’s collection inspired by The Muppets!  This […]

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New Foundation Review: Dior Forever Extreme Wear Flawless Makeup

I love foundation that is supposed to last the whole day because I have oily skin and a regular foundation often just does not cut it!  So, I was excited to try Dior’s Forever Extreme Wear Flawless Makeup, because not only is it supposed to last the whole day, but it’s also supposed to look […]

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Swatch: Dior Safari Beige

I wanted Dior Safari Beige since I first saw it.  A clean mix of beige and peach, Dior Safari Beige is meant to replicate mannequin hands.  This polish is pure perfection. Safari Beige is a cream without even a touch of shimmer or sparkle.  I wore 3 coats to get totally opaque coverage, but if […]

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Dior Blue Tie Polish Swatch

I’ve shown you my pictures of the rest of the collection, and now here’s my picture of Dior’s Fall 2011 nail polish in Blue Tie.  As I mentioned before, the colour seems very similar to Russian Navy.  Though it looks brighter in the bottle, on the nails, the colour is a navy blue with blue […]

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New for Fall: Dior Addict To Life

Dior Addict to Life is the new flanker to Dior’s original scent Addict. Addict to Life is a more summery scent that’s a fruity floral blend. The opening notes have fruity notes including peach, raspberry and pomegranate. All I smelled was mostly some peach and kind of a vague floral smell in the opening, and […]

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Dior Fall 2011 – Blue Tie

Dior’s Fall 2011 look is based around a navy blue colour scheme.  Mixed with silver and touches of pink on the cheeks and lips, it’s a look that looks fresh and is easy to pull off. The Diorskin Blush in Vintage Pink ($42) is super pretty.  It has a sheer matte pink blush and a […]

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New Dior 5 Couleurs Lift Eyeshadow Palette

Dior’s latest innovation is to create eyeshadows that have skincare ingredients already in them.  The ingredients promise to lift and brighten the eye area with continual use.  Active ingredients include Hyaluronic acid spheres and vitamin E that fell in lines and decrease puffiness by hydrating the eye area. The palette had me intrigued because each […]

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Swatch: Dior Aloha

Dior’s Aloha nail polish was part of its Electric Tropics collection that was released for this summer. The polish comes packaged with Dior’s quick-drying top coat. As you can see, the polish is a jelly finish.  I used 3 coats and even then the color was not opaque, but it’s so pretty that I didn’t […]

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Dior Summer 2011 Collection – Electric Tropics

I have a thing for really bright colour in the summer, and Dior’s Electric Tropics is perfect for updating that look.  The collection features eyeshadows in neutral colours and lippies in bright oranges and pinks. There’s also a powder called their Healthy Glow Powder ($48).  I have it in Sunset and it’s the perfect mix […]

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