Sydney Grace Paris Skies Blush

Sydney Grace Paris Skies Pressed Blush ($9.00 for 0.25 oz.) is a soft, medium mauve with cooler undertones and warmer, pale golden shimmer throughout. It straddled the line between pink and lavender to me (and the two merged gives me more mauve-vibes as a result). The...

Sydney Grace Paris Skies Pressed Blush ($9.00 for 0.25 oz.) is a soft, medium mauve with cooler undertones and warmer, pale golden shimmer throughout....

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Most Pigmented Lipgloss

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Best of ColourPop Butterfly Collection

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Best of ColourPop Butterfly Collection

Whew! This was a large collection -- ColourPop Butterfly Collection launch late November with a new palette, five lipsticks, six cream eyeshadows, one loose highlighter, and then--surprise--24 singles!

Technically, there are several products that launched recently at Ulta, which I hope to swatch...

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Best of ColourPop Fall 2019 Pressed Shadow Singles

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Best of ColourPop Fall 2019 Pressed Shadow Singles

I know, I know -- fall? Really? It took awhile to catch up with all of ColourPop's releases, but here's a recap of how well their newest singles performed! There were 30 shades released as single pans, though a few were repromotes from past releases (but I believe they're new to the single format)....

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Makeup Sales & Deals This Week

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  • Neiman Marcus25% off regular-priced purchases with code FRIENDME (excludes beauty, vendor/category exclusions apply), ends 12/10.
  • SephoraNew holiday sets and releases added to the sale section here, including Marc Jacobs, Fresh, UD, + more, ends 12/26.
  • Bloomingdale'sTake $25 off every $150 you spend on almost all Beauty, ends 12/16. Loyallists get a $25 Reward Card (That’s 5,000 Power Points!) for every $100 you spend on select items, ends 12/16.
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  • DermStoreExtra 10% off sale items (up to 50% off) (shop here), ends 12/31.

Best of ColourPop Good as Gold Collection

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Best of ColourPop Good as Gold Collection

Here's a recap of my reviews for the newly-released ColourPop Good as Gold Collection, which included a new palette, four lipstick/liner duos, and three liquid eyeliners (in a new, metallic formula). Did anything from this launch catch your eye?

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Best Products of the Week | November 30th through December 6th

Best Products of the Week | November 30th through December 6th

Happy Saturday! I always enjoy seeing what makes up the week's top ten highest-reviewed products, so I hope you find it somewhat interesting as well! :)

What was your week in review like?

  • Your skin tone/coloring:
  • Favorite look from the week:
  • Your most used product this week:
  • Any beauty discoveries...

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Holiday Makeup Ideas | Smoldering Glitz

Holiday Makeup Ideas | Smoldering Glitz

Here's the third (and final!) installment of my humble suggestions for your next holiday look, should you be in the mood for something smokier! I've tried to incorporate deeper, darker, and more dramatic hues along with some emphasis on cooler-toned (less typical gold/bronze choices, at least) as...

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Holiday Makeup Ideas | Pops of Color

Holiday Makeup Ideas | Pops of Color

Next in my ode to the holiday makeup season, this set of color combination ideas is focused on pulling in stronger, more colorful hues. If you missed part one, I'm pulling color combinations from past and present pre-made palettes along with some picks using single shades that will hopefully...

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Holiday Makeup Ideas | Warm & Cozy

Holiday Makeup Ideas | Warm & Cozy

'Tis the season for holiday parties, festive gatherings, and spending time with loved ones, and to that end, I thought I'd share some color combinations that might inspire your next look! As a bit of a twist, I pulled color combinations from past and present pre-made palettes along with some picks...

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