Guerlain Sheer Shine Rouge G Lip Color Swatches

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Guerlain Sheer Shine Rouge G Lip Color Swatches

Guerlain Sheer Shine Rouge G Lip Color ($33.00 for 0.09 oz.) is a new, "sheer shine" finish in the Rouge G lipstick range that is supposed to be hydrating with a "luminous" finish. There are seven shades in the range, and I also spotted an unknown-to-me shade (#50) in the regular Rouge G when the...

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Best Products of the Week | Vol. 236

Best Products of the Week | Vol. 236

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:
  • Look you loved this week?:
  • Any new or old favorites discovered?:
  • Any product you're...

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Best Liquid Lipstick

We want your recommendations for Best Liquid Lipstick (specific formulas, please!) — and if you've previously shared your favorites, don't forget that you can always make more recommendations as new products release or you've discovered a new favorite.

Best of Gucci Sheer Lipsticks

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Best of Gucci Sheer Lipsticks

Here's a recap of how the Gucci Sheer Lipstick ($38.00 for 0.12 oz.) range performed across the 18 shades available (all of which I've now reviewed!). They're a nice-enough, semi-sheer-to-medium coverage lipstick with a soft shine that doesn't slide around but is still shorter-wearing than typical...

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Makeup Sales & Deals This Week

All of the active deals and sales in beauty in one place. Updated with new deals as they go live!

  • Nordstrom25% off select brands + styles of jeans (shop here), ends 4/05.
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What are your tips & tricks for long-wearing lip color?

What are your tips & tricks for long-wearing lip color?

It’s in the prep and set-up, for sure! One of the easiest ways to get longer-lasting color is to apply a lip liner underneath the lipstick or gloss, which acts as both a primer as well as the last line of defense in actual color. A lip primer can be useful, too, but I do find that lip liner gives...

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MAC Shady Santa, Haute Sauce, Rose Before Bros, Finjan, Royal Rendezvous Eyeshadows

Natasha Denona Retro + Mini Bloom Swatches

Natasha Denona Retro + Mini Bloom Swatches

Here are swatches of the just-released Natasha Denona Retro Mini Eyeshadow Palette ($25.00) and Natasha Denona Bloom Mini Highlighter Blush ($19.00). Based on how Sephora lists them, they seem to be permanent...

Heads up: Galaxia in this palette is quite different from the version in the Star...

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Becca Ignite Liquid Highlighter Swatches

Becca Ignite Liquid Highlighter Swatches

Just in time for summer, Becca Ignite Liquid Highlighter ($38.00) is here. There are five shades (though Ulta also shows another limited edition shade) available, and it seems like it will debut at retailers on April 4th (I bought mine directly from Becca). Two things I can note: 1) they're...

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Best New Beauty Products (March 2020)

Best New Beauty Products (March 2020)

Here's a look at the top 25 products reviewed in the month of March, plus a summary of how many products and brands were reviewed and a break out of ratings! :)

I think it'd be fun to go through what we used, purchased, resisted, and so forth each month, here are some questions:

  1. What were your...

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