I don’t think I actually do skimp, ha, ha, based on the volume I buy in. If I take off my blogger hat, then I would say I’d be more likely to skimp on nail lacquer, liquid eyeliner, maybe mascara. I find myself more into buying products that are really good, so if it was cheaper, awesome, but if it was more expensive, I’d likely still buy it over a lesser performing cheaper product.
Bobbi Brown Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) has added several new shades to the range. I believe there are 9 that I did not cover before (a few that are listed as new were previously exclusive to Sephora). Full reviews to come, of course, but here’s a look at swatches for now!
Dior Diorshow Mono Lustrous Smoky Eyeshadow ($29.50 for 0.06 oz.) is a new powder eyeshadow formula for fall that is available in six shades. I’ve only seen them on Dior’s website, and I actually picked up one shade (Gravity) from Selfridge’s as it is out of stock on Dior’s website. Initially, I thought they were a wet/dry formula, so I swatched them dry and then damp. They are designed to have a “lustrous finish” with “unprecedented shine.” Full reviews to come, but here are swatches:
Estee Lauder Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick ($32.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a new, permanent formula available in 12 shades. It’s supposed to be a medium coverage lipstick with a lustrous finish. My order just arrived yesterday, so here are some swatches! 🙂
Each harmony associates 5 selected shades for a flawless result: 1 base to smooth out and illuminate, 2 nude shades and 2 smoky shades for a smoldering look. Each shade can be applied alone or layered to create a perfect harmony. Every look is possible, from nude to smoky, according to your wishes. Shades come in matte, satin or metallic finishes and are enriched with Light Pigments, reflecting light to make the eyes seem more open and brighter.
Rose Barbare (01) Plum
Tonka Imperiale (02) Neutral
Coque d’Or (03) Gold
L’Heure de Nuit (04) Smoky
Apres l’Ondee (05) Blue
Bois des Indes (06) Rose
KissKiss Lipstick | $37.00 | New, Permanent
Fall in Nude (500) Tender nude pink
Fall in Red (520) Delicate pinky red
Lingerie de Peau Natural Perfection Foundation SPF20 | $63.00 | New, Permanent
Guerlain’s Lingerie de Peau Natural Perfection Foundation SPF 20 enhances the complexion for a perfect, long-lasting, and natural-looking result on all skintones. This foundation contains SPF 20 and its fresh, light texture glides onto the contours of the face like a second skin to enhance your natural beauty all day long. It’s formulated with Guerlain Technology and Bio-Fusion micro-mesh, a combination of contouring and smoothing stretch fibers that are infused with natural silk and linen fibers so that they’re in perfect affinity with the skin. Hydrating agents provide softness and comfort throughout the day. Choose from a universal range of 14 natural-looking shades for every skintone: cool, neutral, and warm.
02C Clair Rose (Formerly Rose Clair 12) Light skin tone, cool undertones
03C Naturel Rose (Formerly Rose Naturel 13) Natural skin tone, cool undertones
Color correct your skintone, hide dark circles and small imperfections, and create a natural-looking, flawless finish with Multi-Perfecting Concealer. It instantly blurs dark circles and imperfections while a treatment complex reduces the signs of under eye puffiness and hydrates overly dry skin.