The Summer Season: Coral Lipsticks & Lipglosses Round-up

23 Coral Lipsticks & Lipglosses

Bobbi Brown Guava Lipstick is si milar to Illamasqua Brink Lipstick. gloMinerals Passion Fruit Lipstick is a lipstick version of Illamasqua Mistress Intense Lipgloss that’s a little darker. Korres #47 Orange Brown Lipstick is a bit browner but otherwise similar to MAC See Sheer Lipstick. Laura Mercier Tangerine Lipstick is a smidgen pinker and creamier, but still similar to MAC Crosswires.

Did anyone find their perfect coral during the series?

  1. Bobbi Brown Guava Lipstick
  2. Chanel Libertine Lipstick
  3. Cle de Peau #26 Lipstick
  4. Cle de Peau #101 Extra Silky Lipstick
  5. gloMinerals Passion Fruit Lipstick
  6. Guerlain Gaby Rouge G Lipstick
  7. Illamsqua Brink Lipstick
  8. Illamasqua Mistress Intense Lipgloss
  9. Korres #18 Peach Lipstick
  10. Korres #45 Coral Lipstick
  11. Korres #47 Orange Brown Lipstick
  12. Korres #52 Orange Red Lipstick
  13. Lancome Groupie Lipstick
  14. La Prairie Corail Lipstick
  15. La Prairie Rose Bronze Lipstick
  16. Laura Mercier Tangerine Lipstick
  17. MAC Crosswires Lipstick
  18. MAC See Sheer Lipstick
  19. Milani Cabana Coral Lipstick
  20. Milani Coral Bora Bora Lipstick
  21. NARS Niagara Lipstick
  22. Urban Decay 5150 Lipstick
  23. YSL Peach Passion Lipstick

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Gillette Fusion ProGlide Power Razor Review, Photos

Gillette Pro Glide

The Tech GuyShaun, aka The Tech Guy, aka my boyfriend, is here with another must-read “manly” review. He’s twenty-seven with normal-to-dry skin and suffers from no more acne (much to my envy!).

Shaun enjoys long walks on the beach, vegging out on the couch watching chick flicks, and cuddling with Mellan. Or maybe not! He handles all the behind-the-scenes action here at Temptalia, from tech support to server woes to being my shoulder to cry on.

I haven’t used a straight razor in a long time. In fact, I tend to put off shaving as much possible. I tried Gillette’s ProGlide ($12.99) with a bit of reluctance because of the bad memories of shavings past. They came to me in the night much like the story of Scrooge. Each one was scarier than the last, but I persevered!

The main complaint I have with the straight edge is that it seemingly takes forever and is morbidly inconvenient. Maybe it was the razor, or maybe it was just the passage of time, but this was one of the quicker shaves I’ve had in a while. There’s no doubt about it, the straight edge does a far superior job than the electric razor does. This particular model came with a vibration feature, and I don’t know what it is about the term “vibration” but I feel… Dirty about it…

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The Summer Season: Orange Lipsticks & Lipglosses Round-up

15 Orange Lipsticks & Lipglosses

There were definitely some fierce oranges featured over the past few months!  My personal favorite shades were #1, 3, 8, 9, and 11.

If you’ve been jonesin’ for either MAC Morange or Neon Orange, Milani Mandarina is a decent dupe–just a smidgen lighter.  Illamasqua Temper, though a gloss, is similar in color to Dolce & Gabbana Sheer Shine Lipstick.

  1. Bobbi Brown Orange Lipstick
  2. Chanel Exotic Lipstick
  3. Dolce & Gabbana Sheer (13) Shine Lipstick
  4. Guerlain Gil Lipstick
  5. Guerlain Ginger Lipstick
  6. Guerlain Gipsy Lipstick
  7. Guerlain Giuliana Rouge G Lipstick
  8. Illamasqua Temper Intense Lipgloss
  9. MAC Morange Lipstick
  10. MAC Neon Orange Lipstick
  11. MAC Vegas Volt Lipstick
  12. Milani Mandarina Lipstick
  13. Milani Orange-gina Lipstick
  14. NYX 24 Karat Lipstick
  15. YSL Tender Peach Lipstick

What was your favorite orange lipstick/lipgloss?

The Summer Season: Purple Lipsticks & Lipglosses Round-up

6 Purple Lipsticks & Lipglosses

Today marks the end of the Summer Season, which means it’s time for round-ups to see what’s close, what’s similar, and all of that.  There weren’t too many purple lipsticks/glosses that were really rich and pigmented, so with only six featured in during the series, there are definitely no dupes amongst them!

  1. Dolce & Gabbana Violet Lipstick
  2. Illamasqua Fierce Intense Lipgloss
  3. MAC Show Orchid Lipstick
  4. MAC Violetta Lipstick
  5. Milani Magenta Madness Lipstick
  6. Tarina Tarantino Candy Jar Lipstick

Which purple lipstick/lipgloss was your favorite?