Review | Smashbox Double Exposure Palette

This is what it says on the Smashbox website: State-of-the-art coated pigments make the magic happen. This coating technology creates multiple effects when wet, allowing the shadows to transform in one of four ways. So 14 shadows actually become 28 shades—all in just one palette. (I did build up the swatches in this photo) So, to be honest, one of the main reasons I got this palette is because I haven’t heard too much about it. I know that the ‘Full Exposure’ palette didn’t get the best reviews and that […]

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Review | NYX Soft Matte Lip Creams

This is what it says on the NYX website: Now available in twelve more statement-making shades, our velvety smooth Soft Matte Lip Cream delivers a burst of creamy color and sets to a stunning matte finish. Surprisingly durable, lightweight and delightfully creamy, it’s no wonder this sweetly scented formula is a NYX fan favorite. So, I got these because I’ve heard so many good things about them and because they’re inexpencive I thought I’d give them a try, but I have to say that these are some of the worst […]

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Review | NEW Diorskin Forever Fluid Foundation

This is what it says on the Dior website: Everlasting 16-hour perfection from morning to night. A luminous matte finish, flawless correction and exceptional comfort, in all conditions. Day after day, the skin’s texture is refined by the new formula enriched with the Poreless Effect skincare essence. On the bottle it also claims to be oil controling. So, to be completly honest, this foundation is not what I expected. Since Dior is a luxury brand, and also very expencive, I expected this to do what it said it would, but […]

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Review | NEW Limited Edition Dior Addict Lip Glow

Reading of the Dior website it says that the Dior Addict Lip Glow is the must-have from Dior Backstage to enhance the lips and bring out their natural color. The first universal balm by Dior reacts to the unique chemistry of each woman’s lips to give them a natural flush of custom pink that suits her skin tone. As if revived from within, lips are fresh, full and radiant. The Color Reviver technology in Dior Addict Lip Glow reacts to the moisture level of the lips, releasing its active ingredients […]

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Review | NEW Smashbox Insta-Matte Lipstick Transformer.

On the Smashbox website it says that this gives your lipstick a matte makeover – instantly! This gel transforms any cream lipstick into a velvety matte finish that’s never chalcky. It also claims to improve the wear of lipstick and prevent feathering. So, I didn’t really have high expectations when I first tried this product, but I have to say that I am really impressed with this. This is so easy to apply, it does mattify your lipstick without drying out your lips at all, and you’re also able to […]

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