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Thursday Threes: Best Drugstore Eyeshadows

Revlon ColorStay Smoky Shadow Stick in Smolder We love this shadow stick because it’s super easy to swipe on the colour and the formula lasts all day on our lids. One side of the shadow has a rounded tip for application to the entire eye area, and the other side is pointed for application to […]

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Bobbi Brown Nude Glow Collection

I’ve been a Bobbi fan for a long time. I follow her on Instagram, and watch interviews of her on YouTube when I can. She can do no wrong. Nude Glow is just what I needed for spring and I think you’ll love it too. This collection has three eye shadow palettes, 3 all-over Brightening […]

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Clinique’s New Chubby Stick

If you’ve been by the Clinique counter recently, you’ll have seen their latest Chubby Stick – it’s for the eyes and is much like those eyeshadow pencils you used to be able to buy at the drugstore. Of course, for $19 this is a much improvement over what you used to be able to get […]

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Eyes By Design

Eyes by Design is a new line of eye shadow palettes that bring something different to the already saturated makeup scent. Think Almay’s line of colours (poorly) designed to make your eyes pop but better. Eyes by Design introduces palettes that have colours grouped by what eye colour they would be best for. I checked […]

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Head to the Savanna with Lise Watier

Spring collections can be hit or miss. They can either be too vibrant or too soft to be of any use to a girl that wants to vary her makeup routine. This spring Lise Watier has a collection out called Savanna Dream. The product you have to check out is the Savanna Dream eyeshadow quartet. […]

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Mac’s Electro Flash

by Jenna Rocca This new collection features some new tinted lipglasses and lipstick by MAC in some excellent neutrals and pinks, complemented by fierce mineral eyeshadow duos that really make the eyes pop. The lipglass has Johoba in it and is super-soft, promising to have long wear as well. The lipstick features MAC’s original, famous […]

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The Basics

What you see here is a picture of an eyeshadow trio that I’ve come to use on a regular basis. It’s by Annabelle, and the colours are such that they go with absolutely anything and everything. Good quality eye shadow, and lasts a really long time even without a primer.

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Bits of Sparkles

I have a thing for new textures and I’m smitten with MAC’s Solar Bits from the Solar Field collection. My favourite colour is Black Ore which you see below. It’s a dark shimmery metallic and the texture is as if water was melded with pigment so that it sticks together. Put a bit on your […]

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Colour!

Remember those pops of colour I told you about? Well Lise Watier serves them up in eyeshadow quads from its summer collection called Toscana. We have Terre on the one hand that has shades of green in it. While Mer features a lovely bright blue. But Henna, I hear you complain, I can’t pull off […]

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I See It Every Year

I see it every year. Retailers get us. They know that in the summer, it’s all about quick and easy makeup that has a certain amount of lasting power. All those picnics, barbeques, and the occasional wait at the bus stop or blizted A.C. doesn’t necessarily mean well for makeup and so we want something […]

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