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Erica commented on the post, Sneak Peek: Urban Decay x Pulp Fiction Makeup Look & Swatches 23 hours, 51 minutes ago

Christine you are looking very fabulous and sultry in these photos! Love the look!

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Erica commented on the post, What is your least favorite part of your beauty routine? 1 day, 15 hours ago

Hair removal, pedicures and applying eyeliner/false lashes. I have poor eye vision that makes it difficult to apply eyeliner (forget winged liner) and lashes. I use the magnifying side of my make up mirror to […]

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Erica commented on the post, 2014 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale – Top Picks in Beauty 2 days, 11 hours ago

Yay to triple points! I did too. :)

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It’s very popular and rightly so. I use a duo fiber brush and lightly apply it as a highlighter on my upper cheeks. I like the Topaz color too.

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Erica commented on the post, Chanel Dentelle Precieuse Illuminating Face Powder for July 2014 2 days, 20 hours ago

This powder is absolutely beautiful in person and swatched beautifully too. Chanel generally underwhelms me, but this is a winner.

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Erica commented on the post, Hit List: Best Fuchsia Lipstick 2 days, 20 hours ago

Mac’s Flat Out Fabulous.

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Erica commented on the post, 2014 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale – Top Picks in Beauty 2 days, 20 hours ago

The Anniversary Sale is also my birthday haul. My beauty purchase included the Jo Malone perfume set, the Nars Dolce Vita lipstick/nail polish set, the Clarins double sized Moisture Rich Body Lotion, and the […]

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Erica commented on the post, Do you enjoy applying makeup to others? 3 days, 14 hours ago

I don’t like to do it, but I have a pretty good rep for doing others makeup. I do it only for family and friends in a pinch – getting ready for a party, church, etc. I think friends and family like me to do […]

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Erica commented on the post, NARS Dolomites Eyeshadow Duo Review, Photos, Swatches 4 days, 11 hours ago

This is so pretty ( Neapolitan ice cream – yummy). I really appreciate your dupes Christine. Since I have Surabaya, I’ll use that and pair with another pink e/s from my collection. A pink from my Vice 2 palette […]

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Erica commented on the post, What beauty advice would you give your younger self? 5 days, 22 hours ago

I would commend my younger self for making skincare a priority in her 20′s. She is reaping all the rewards and looked great on her 51st birthday July 6! No wrinkles, no fine lines and smooth skin. I would also […]

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Erica commented on the post, What is your most used lip color? 1 week, 2 days ago

Mac’s Freckletone, Cozy Up, Viva Glam V and my Maybelline Untainted Spice from the Buffs collection. The last one stays in my bag in case I want to switch to a MLBB by the end of the day.

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Erica commented on the post, Survey Says… July 2nd, 2014 1 week, 3 days ago

NC 50
Liquid lipstick: OCC lip tars.

Highlighter formula: I like powders and liquid. Sidebar: the Revlon highlighters are actually very good!

Favorite eyeliner formula: old school baby – cake liners and […]

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Laura Mercier’s caviar sticks. They are long lasting, smooth application, beautifully pigmented. The darker colors are my favorite: blue, jungle (green), plum (purple) and cocoa (brown). They make a great eye […]

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Ben Nye banana powder – drying and cakey. Never again.

IT cosmetics. With the exception of the brushes, I’ve returned every product I’ve tried. They’re obviously unaware of women of color with medium brown […]

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Erica commented on the post, NARS Nail Polish for July 2014 1 week, 4 days ago

I’m not usually swayed by Nars nail polishes, but I do see a teal polish in the bunch that’s calling my name.

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Erica commented on the post, Hit List: Best Coral Lipstick 2 weeks, 2 days ago

I’m loving Estée Lauder’s Defiant Coral too Christine. It’s so pretty and it’s the first Estée Lauder lippie I’ve bought in years. I also love how the magnetic bullet snaps back together when you close it (lol).

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Erica is loving Plum Dressing 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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Erica commented on the post, Survey Says… June 25th, 2014 2 weeks, 3 days ago

NC50 – Chocolate!
Last e/: Nars duo e/s palette Balthazar (#2 orange) on lid, Mac Texture transition, Mac Brown Down crease/outer lid. Mac Bamboo highlight.
Last blush: Nars Taj Mahal
Last lip: Shiseido […]

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Erica commented on the post, What should the color of the year be for 2015? 3 weeks ago

Something in the blue family: aquamarine, teal blue, navy blue, periwinkle blue, or cobalt blue.

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I like Atmosphere and Orage separately and as a duo. I like alternative to blacks like smoky blues, smoky grey and blue/black bail polishes. They are so chic in the Fall.

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