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Best of Chanel Spring 2020 Colour Collection

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Best of Chanel Spring 2020 Colour Collection

Here's your recap of all of the Chanel Spring 2020 Colour Collection reviews!  Despite its powderiness, I really enjoyed Eclat du Desert once applied--it just sits so well on my skin.  I hope to see Chanel create more shimmery shades like the fourth shade in Warm Memories; it was slightly...

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Best of Chanel Camelia Rouge Allures (Spring 2020)

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Best of Chanel Camelia Rouge Allures (Spring 2020)

Here's a recap of the eight new Last week, I saw the new Chanel Camelia Rouge Allure Lip Colours ($40.00 for 0.12 oz.) that launched for spring. There are four in the original Rouge Allure Luminous formula along with four shades in the Rouge Allure Velvet formula. Each lipstick features the camelia...

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Top 100 Highest-Rated Beauty Products of 2019

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Top 100 Highest-Rated Beauty Products of 2019

Here's a look at the top 100 products reviewed over the last year, plus a summary of how many products and brands were reviewed and a break out of ratings! :) Now, this list is strictly according to the rating a product received. You can check out previous years' Top 100s here!

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Best of Marc Jacobs Beauty See-quins Liquid Eyeshadows

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Best of Marc Jacobs Beauty See-quins Liquid Eyeshadows

Marc Jacobs Beauty See-quins Liquid Eyeshadow ($24.00 for 0.19 fl. oz.) is supposed to be long-wearing with "all-day, crease- and fallout-resistant sparkle" that you "swipe on and blend" for "instant, fuss-free dazzle." They're supposed to have "customiz[able]" coverage that can be sheered out or...

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Best of Clinique Pop Lip Colours

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Best of Clinique Pop Lip Colours

Clinique Pop Lip Colour + Primer Lipstick ($19.50 for 0.13 oz.) is described as having "rich color" with a "smoothing primer" that "keeps lips comfortably moisturized." Most of the shades had semi-opaque to opaque color coverage in a single layer, and the shades that were a bit weaker were somewhat...

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Best of Bobbi Brown Crushed Liquid Lip Colors

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Best of Bobbi Brown Crushed Liquid Lip Colors

Here's a recap of my reviews for Bobbi Brown Crushed Liquid Lipstick ($27.00 for 0.20 fl. oz.), which is supposed to offer "bold, glossy color with [a] balm feel." The majority of the shades have semi-opaque to opaque coverage with a glossy, more jelly-like finish--plusher, shinier than a cream...

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Best of Sydney Grace Cream Shadows

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Best of Sydney Grace Cream Shadows

I think I've finally reviewed all shades available of Sydney Grace Cream Shadow ($8.00 for 0.33 fl. oz.) -- hurrah! There are 38 shades swatched and reviewed in the database now, so here is an updated list of how well they performed!

The formula is supposed to "dry down to a smudge proof finish"...

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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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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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