Beautiful Beginnings with Bobbi Brown
What was the first Bobbi Brownproduct you ever tried? Did it pave way for a real romance or did it put you off the brand entirely? What was the first Bobbi Brown product you purchased? Did you love it? Hate it? Still own it?
my answer: I had never tried Bobbi Brown prior to blogging, but Bobbi Brown was one of the earlier brands that worked with Temptalia, back when I didn’t even know that blogs were important. When our relationship started, we were in time to see what Bobbi had on the radar for Holiday ’07. The first product I remember trying was Everything mascara, which is a really natural mascara overall. It’s something I still recommend to readers looking for a little oomph but nothing dramatic.
Share your first time experiences with Bobbi Brown in the comments! 🙂
There are always days here and there where I think, “A lipstick is a lipstick is a lipstick! What more can I say?” but then I’ll look for dupes and am reminded that there are so many nuances to color and texture.
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This Week’s Topic: OPAQUE LIPGLOSS!
Your Mission: Tell us what you love, hate, or are otherwise indifferent to about opaque lipgloss. What drives you bananas? What makes them necessary?
5 Subtle Highlight Eyeshadows
When it comes to choosing a highlighter, the best kind tend to have a satin-like finish–not too frosted or shimmery, but not entirely matte, because it will reflect light without looking metallic. Both matte and more shimmery highlighters have their place, though 🙂 Choices for highlighters can vary based on skin tone, as one that works for really pale skin may look very stark against a deeper skin tone.
- MAC Brule — MAC has a huge selection of pale beige shades; I also suggest Dazzlelight, Bisque, Blanc Type, Shroom, and Vanilla
- Inglot #355 — pale peach with subtle warm undertones
- Burberry Trench — light satiny beige
- MAC Grain — beige-brown with a subtle sheen
- MAC Ricepaper — surprisingly universal shade of beige with subtle yellow undertones
What’s your go-to highlighter for eyes?
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