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Review | Laura Mercier Secret Brightening Powder

Reading of the Laura Mercier website it says that this is a lighter-than-air powder used to set under eye products like Secret Brightener, Secret Concealer and Secret Camouflage. While adding an invisible lightening boost, the transparent white colour brightens skin instantly. The micronized pigments will not settle in fine lines or accentuate shadows. Formulated for all skin types, Secret Brightening Powder creates the appearance of naturally perfected skin, while maximizing wear and coverage. Formulated for all skin types. This powder has been hyped up all over the internett for such […]

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Review | NEW Ciatè Patent Pout Lip Laquer

This claim to be a long lasting, color-rich lip lacquer that combines the ease of a gloss with the look of a high-shine lipstick. Patent Pout combines uber-pigmented lip color with an extremely glossy finish. The ProPolish lightweight formula features naturally-occurring tripeptides, which help to accentuate the lips and create a smoothing and moisturising veil of traffic-stopping color. These are formulated without parabens, sulfates and phtalates. (Swatches L-R: Canoodle, Bombshell. They are a bit deeper than shown in the picture) So, I’m having some mixed feelings about these, because the […]

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Review | NEW MAC Huggable Lipcolour

On the MAC website it says that this is a gel-like lipstick with rich, glossy shine and a feather-light finish that lasts up to six hours. A comforting, creamy formula in shades that stay luminous for up to six hours. This lasting lipstick with rich, glossy shine boosts collagen, leaving lips looking smooth, supple, sculpted. The unique gel base melts upon contact, allowing each shade to glide on effortlessly with a feather-light moisturizing finish. It also says that this is dermatologist tested. (Swatches L-R: Commotion, Extra-Sweet, Bare Hug) So, I’m […]

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Review | Origins High-Potency Night-A-Mins Facial Oil & Renewal Cream

Starting with facial oil: On the Origins website it says “Delete dullness overnight with our amazing sleeping peel. First, the relaxing aromas of Neroli Valerian and Vanilla lull you into sweet sleep. Meanwhile, potent skin resurfaces plus Vitamins C and E cushioned in 8 silky plant oils including Cranberry Seed, Sage and Pomegranate release dull, dead surface cells. Radiance is restored. Skin awakens smoother, rehydrated and vibrant. Apply to clean skin before bed. Or add a couple drops to your night moisturizer.” I’ve been using this facial oil for a […]

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Review | Urban Decay Naked Skin Foundation and Concealer.

Starting with the foundation. This claims to be a weightless and virtually invisible liquid foundation that creates a luminous, demi-matte finish. It also claims that this formula helps skin achieve a natural, illuminated and bright finish— like the beautiful skin you were born with. Naked Skin is formulated with light-diffusing spheres, transforming you to look professionally retouched. Buildable coverage allows women to customize their look. So, first of all I have to say that this truly is weightless, and it is very comfortable to wear, but with that said I […]

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