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ColourPop x Disney Designer I See the Light Set

Colour Pop I See the Light Disney Designer Cheek & Lip Duo ($18.00 for 0.43 oz.) is a new, limited edition duo that features a cool, pink blush paired with a muted, rosy mauve liquid lipstick. The blush had semi-sheer, buildable coverage--which is actually as the formula...

Colour Pop I See the Light Disney Designer Cheek & Lip Duo ($18.00 for 0.43 oz.) is a new, limited edition duo that features a cool, pink blush paired...

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What’s your process for testing a new foundation or concealer?

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What’s your process for testing a new foundation or concealer?

I like to test a foundation over a couple of weeks as I often find that a formula applies beautifully one day and looks less flattering on another day, so it’s good to see it on different days (at random) to see how consistent application is. I also like to try it without different products on...

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MAC Shooting Star Opalescent Powder

MAC Shooting Star Opalescent Powder ($36.00 for 0.35 oz.) is a pale lavender with warmer undertones--more pink- than blue-based--with a soft, golden sheen. It had good pigmentation that was buildable to full coverage with less than half of a layer. ...

MAC Shooting Star Opalescent Powder ($36.00 for 0.35 oz.) is a pale lavender with warmer undertones--more pink- than blue-based--with a soft, golden...

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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!

  • Lord & Taylor15% off beauty (30% off everything else) with code FRIENDS, ends 10/28.
  • Bobbi BrownGet a Free Fall Lip Duo with $50+. Code: LIPDUO, ends 10/27.
  • Kiehl'sReceive 3 deluxe samples on $65+ purchase, or 5 deluxe samples on $85+! Use Code: PARTY, ends 10/24.
  • MAC CosmeticsGet a Free Glitter with any $65 Purchase ($22 Value), select shades, while supplies last, ends 10/31.
  • Pat McGrath Labs10% Off Your First Order with promo code PMGFRIENDX10, ends 12/31.
  • SephoraReceive a tarte Big Ego mascara trial size with any $25 merchandise purchase. Use code BIGEGO. Online only, exclusions apply, ends 11/06.
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How to Apply Matte Eyeshadow

How to Apply Matte Eyeshadow

Matte eyeshadows are popular because they are often more forgiving than shimmers when it comes to emphasis of lid texture and lines, while they're a classic way to add definition and depth to any eyeshadow look.  Previously, I published my tips on working with shimmery eyeshadows, and now, I'm...

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How to Apply Lipstick on Dry Lips

How to Apply Lipstick on Dry Lips

Drier lips need a little extra attention--TLC, if you will--and prep to get the best lipstick application.  Lipstick simply goes on more smoothly and sits better on hydrated, more supple lips.  In order to apply lipstick to dry lips, the key is proper preparation and ongoing maintenance of your...

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Makeup Troubleshooting: My Eyeshadow is Too Powdery!

Makeup Troubleshooting: My Eyeshadow is Too Powdery!

Powdery eyeshadows are the type that have a lot of excess product that gets kicked up in the pan whenever you go to use it.  They'll often look messier when housed in a palette, so you may feel like you have to wipe away excess to avoid colors mixing.  Sometimes, this powderiness results in...

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Makeup Troubleshooting: My Eyeshadow is Too Hard or Too Stiff!

Makeup Troubleshooting: My Eyeshadow is Too Hard or Too Stiff!

Firmer eyeshadow formulas are pressed more firmly into the pan, and it doesn't necessarily have to be a bad thing, but firmer eyeshadows require some modification of techniques and tools in order to get the most pigmentation and blendability out of them.

One upside is that firmer formulas tend to...

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Community Favorites, Looks & Color Stories, Vol. 012

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Community Favorites, Looks & Color Stories, Vol. 012

First and foremost, if you're not part of the lovely community, consider registering for an account.  This will allow you to take full advantage of all of the features available on the site!

Now, let's dive into readers' most loved and most wanted products from this past week along with recently...

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