LORAC Vivid Color Source Buildable Blush

LORAC Vivid Color Source Buildable Blush ($22.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a brighter, light-medum cotton candy pink with cooler undertones and a moderate shimmer. It’s hard to say that it’s a pearl finish, as it has more noticeable shimmer than that, but it’s not quite frosted either! NYX Flamingo (P, $5.00) is less shimmery (95% similar). Colour Pop Thumper (P, $8.00) is less shimmery (95% similar). MAC Peony Pavillion (LE, $21.00) is darker, glossier (90% similar). MAC I'm a Lover (P, $23.50) is warmer (90% similar). Urban Decay Quickie (P, $26.00) is less shimmery, darker (90% similar). Too Faced Justify My Love (P, $26.00) is darker, warmer (90% similar). Milani Delizioso Pink (10) (P, $8.49) is less shimmery, lighter, brighter (90% similar). NARS Robotic (LE, $30.00) is lighter (90% similar). NARS Gaiety (P, $30.00) is less shimmery, lighter, cooler (85% similar). Urban Decay Obsessed (P, $26.00) is less shimmery, lighter (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Pink Ombre (LE, $55.00) is warmer (90% similar). Sleek MakeUP Pixie Pink (P, $6.99) is less shimmery, lighter, brighter (90% similar). Tarte Dollface (P, $26.00) is warmer (85% similar). MAC Unconventional (LE, $22.00) is more shimmery, lighter (80% similar). NARS Mistinguette (LE, $30.00) is less shimmery, lighter (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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LORAC Vivid Color Source Buildable Blush
LORAC Colour Source Buildable Blush Vivid
B+
Product
8.5
Pigmentation
9.5
Texture
8
Longevity
8
Application
5
Total
87%

LORAC Chroma Color Source Buildable Blush

LORAC Chroma Color Source Buildable Blush ($22.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a muted, medium-dark plum with cool undertones and a matte finish. Colour Pop Thames (LE, $8.00) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). Smashbox Bitten (LE) is more shimmery, lighter, cooler (90% similar). Urban Decay TMI (P, $26.00) is warmer (90% similar). Colour Pop New Lowes (LE, $8.00) is darker (90% similar). KIKO 112 Light Plum (P, $12.00) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). Laura Geller Plumberry (P, $26.00) is darker, brighter (85% similar). Urban Decay Easy (LE, $26.00) is more shimmery, warmer (85% similar). Tarte Embraced (LE, $26.00) is more shimmery, lighter (85% similar). NARS Ferocious (LE, $30.00) is more shimmery, darker, warmer (85% similar). MAC Fever (P, $22.00) is darker, warmer (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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LORAC Chroma Color Source Buildable Blush
LORAC Colour Source Buildable Blush Chroma
A-
Product
9
Pigmentation
10
Texture
9
Longevity
8.5
Application
5
Total
92%

LORAC Ultraviolet Color Source Buildable Blush

LORAC Ultraviolet Color Source Buildable Blush ($22.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a slightly muted, medium lavender purple with cool undertones and a semi-matte finish. Colour Pop Leopard (LE) is darker, cooler (85% similar). Urban Decay Bittersweet (P, $26.00) is warmer (85% similar). Colour Pop Daddy (P, $5.00) is brighter, cooler (85% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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LORAC Ultraviolet Color Source Buildable Blush
LORAC Color Source Buildable Blush Ultraviolet
B+
Product
8.5
Pigmentation
9.5
Texture
8
Longevity
8.5
Application
4.5
Total
87%

LORAC Launches for November 2015

LORAC Launches for November 2015
LORAC Launches for November 2015


LORAC celebrates their 20th Anniversary with a 20-piece Alter Ego Lip Collection, plus retailer exclusives for Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

Availability

November 27th through December 1st, retailer exclusives

Ulta Nordstrom Amazon

The Details

20th Anniversary Collection | $75.00 | Limited Edition, LORAC Exclusive

Launching on November 30th (Cyber Monday), the brand’s 20th Anniversary Alter Ego Lip Collection will debut exclusively on LORACCosmetics.com! Housed in a deluxe leatherette keepsake box with a removable tray, the series will include 20 correlating lipstick and lip gloss shades from the beloved Alter Ego franchise (7 matching shades will be brand new!) as well as a special note from celebrity makeup artist and LORAC founder, Carol Shaw.

Pink Champagne Eyeshadow/Cheek Palette | $19.00 | Limited Edition, Amazon.com Exclusive

This limited-edition, Cyber Monday palette will be sold exclusively on Amazon.com! Included are four eye shadows, an eye and cheek highlighter, a blush and a bronzer – totaling over a $100 value! Revel in every occasion and raise your glass with the Pink Champagne Palette!  11/30

PRO Lash Set | $23.00 | Limited Edition, Kohl's Exclusive

Exclusively launching LORAC’s PRO Lash Set, housing a full-size PRO Mascara and new full-size PRO Plus Fiber Mascara.  11/27

Love, Lust & Lace Shimmer & Matte Palettes | $12.00 | Limited Edition, Ulta Exclusive

Exclusively launching LORAC’s Love, Lust & Lace Shimmer and Matte Palettes, which will each house five eye shadow shades.  11/27

Riesling Romance Eyeshadow Palette | $15.00 | Limited Edition, Ulta.com Exclusive

Available now.

Value Kit | $28.00 | Limited Edition, Nordstrom Exclusive

Exclusively launching a LORAC Value Kit! The set will include a PRO Matte Eye Shadow Palette, Front of the Line PRO Eye Pencil in Black and a Deluxe PRO Plus Fiber Mascara. 11/30

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LORAC Ultimate Unzipped Collection for Holiday 2015

LORAC Ultimate Unzipped Collection
LORAC Ultimate Unzipped Collection


Get UNZIPPED and unleash your natural beauty with Lorac’s Ultimate Unzipped Collection! This exclusive, limited edition collection includes the original Unzipped Eye Shadow Palette, Unzipped GOLD Eye Shadow Palette, and the Unzipped Cheek + Alter Ego Lipstick Set. Lorac: Unzipped, Uninhibited and Unedited.

Availability

Now, exclusively online

Ulta

The Details

Ultimate Unzipped Collection | $80.00 | Limited Edition

Editor’s Note: If you purchased each product separately, you would spend $109, so you’ll save $29 by buying them together (though the total “value” is higher, as each palette contains quite a bit of product!).

  • Unzipped Palette 10 Eyeshadows
  • Unzipped Gold Palette 10 Eyeshadows
  • Unzipped Cheek Palette 4 Cheek Colors + Alter Ego Lipstick

LORAC Mega PRO 2 Palette Now Available Online!

LORAC Mega Pro 2 Eyeshadow Palette
LORAC Mega Pro 2 Eyeshadow Palette

LORAC Mega Pro 2 Eyeshadow Palette ($59.00 for 0.45 oz.) is now available for purchase online, exclusively at ULTA. It should also be in-store, too :) My review is here; the palette is best-suited for someone who likes the softness of LORAC eyeshadows and uses a primer and doesn’t already have a ton of LORAC palettes!

Don’t forget to check out the other Holiday 2015 Palettes & Gifts I’ve reviewed so far :)