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Makeup Look: Makeup Geek Smoky Eye

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Makeup Look: Makeup Geek Smoky Eye

I haven't done a smoky eye in awhile, so I wanted to try it with some of the products I had tested recently as well as with some shades I've worked with in the past. Then, I wanted to experiment with pairing a warmer lip with a smoky eye, as my typical go-to is something...

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Summer Makeup with Chanel

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Summer Makeup with Chanel

Summer Makeup with Chanel

You can't review new products without actually testing them, right?  Here's a look I put together to test out some of the products from Chanel's summer collection!  Reviews/swatches to come :)

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Smoky Brown Eyes with Lancome Taupe Craze

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Smoky Brown Eyes with Lancome Taupe Craze

Smoky Brown Eyes with Lancome Taupe Craze

I did this look yesterday, as I was testing several new products (as you can tell!), all to be reviewed soon. :)

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Look: MAC Venomous Villains – Maleficent

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Look: MAC Venomous Villains – Maleficent

Look:  MAC Venomous Villains - Maleficent

I used all of the mineralize eyeshadows wet, and these photos were taken at least a half hour after applying (do you know how terrible I am at applying lashes?!), so the color stayed quite vibrant well after they dried.  I went for a greasepaint stick as...

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Look: Urban Decay Black Palette

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Look: Urban Decay Black Palette

Look:  Urban Decay Black Palette

Can you tell that I used four eyeshadows in this look?  If you can, you earn a merit badge for excellent, discerning sight!  Despite looking and even swatching relatively distinctively, when used, the eyeshadows look rather similar.  Just kind of looks like an...

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Look: LORAC Private Affair

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Look: LORAC Private Affair

Look: LORAC Private Affair

I just finished up testing LORAC's Private Affair palette (review coming soon), and this is a finished look I did using the palette. The burgundy shade is so disappointing, because it looks so lush and pigmented when swatched and when initially patted on, but it fades...

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Bobbi Brown Black Velvet Look

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Bobbi Brown Black Velvet Look

Bobbi Brown Black Velvet Look

Here's a quick look I did using some of the new shades from Bobbi Brown's Black Velvet Collection! :) I wish the photos turned out better, because I actually liked how this look worked out in the end! It was this peek of smoky eyes that wasn't overwhelming but not...

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