Friday, October 23rd, 2009

Temptalia Asks You

What beauty product/area do you spend the most money on? Eyeshadow? Lipgloss? Face masks? What?

Temptalia's Answer.

I always seem to blow my money on lipsticks and lipglosses!

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Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

The Hit List

Best Type of Eyeliner…

What brand/product wins this category? Any particular reason it wins?

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

The Scarlet Season: Korres #55 Red Guava Lipstick

Korres’ Guava Lipstick is an amazing formula, albeit pricier than I feel it should be, and the red shade is a really fabulous starter-red. You know, like you’re not quite sure you’re ready for a full-stop red, so you need to work your way towards it… that’s what this shade is for. #55 Red is a soft, semi-opaque red with just a hint of pink. It’s not too bright, nor does it run orange or blue, so it’s very wearable. The formula itself is incredibly hydrating, so it even wears well and leaves lips feeling soft at the end of the day.

The Scarlet Season is a series of posts showcasing and featuring my favorite shades of red lips–from glosses to lipsticks that runs through December 2009. You can sure expect to see a lot of red this holiday season!

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

Temptalia Asks You

What was the last awesome color combination you wore? Share!

Temptalia's Answer.

I can’t even remember! Being sick sort of killed all makeup-wearing-ness. :(

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Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

Survey Says

Fill in the survey below with your answers, and then share your answers with us in the comments section! :-)

  • What’s your favorite eye highlighter?
  • What’s your favorite cheek highlighter?
  • What’s your favorite cheek contour?
Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

The Scarlet Season: Dolce & Gabbana Iconic Lipstick

Add D&G’s makeup range to just another luxe item I lust after. Make it completely and wholly unavailable to see in person, and you have one frustrated beauty addict! I was so excited to try out the new line earlier this fall, and I loved the feel of their lipsticks–particularly this lovely shade of orange-based red called Iconic. It’s a creamy, opaque formula with a glossy finish. I love that glossy sheen, because I’m not much of a matte-lips kind of girl, so I always end up adding gloss on top of a lipstick. However, with Iconic, I feel like it’s very wearable on its lonesome, just because it has a fantastic gloss finish.

The Scarlet Season is a series of posts showcasing and featuring my favorite shades of red lips–from glosses to lipsticks that runs through December 2009. You can sure expect to see a lot of red this holiday season!

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