Avon SuperShock Gel Eyeliner Pencils - Review & Swatches

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A while back I purchased some of the Avon SuperShock Gel Eyeliner Pencils. They're currently in outlet, so I'm guessing they'll be discontinued, which is kind of sad. Regardless, I wanted to share my experiences with them. The Website Claims: High-Voltage color for electrifying lashes and power lines Ease of a pencil The Impact color of a gel [...]

Weekend Beauty Reads from the Beauty Blog Network

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Phyrra discusses Eye Creams. Are They Necessary? Retrodiva gets some New Year's resolution ideas for healthy hair from Amanda Jenkins, master stylist at ARROJO NYC. Just in time for the New Year, Sheila from Painted Ladies shows you how to declutter and organize your makeup collection. EauMG shares an indie perfume house in the Pacific Northwest tha[...]

Happy New Year!

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I wish you all a very happy and prosperous New Year! I hope that 2011 is better and brighter than 2010. 2010 wasn't very kind to me or many of my friends, so I am hopeful for the new year. Phaedra is hopeful, too.

SkincareRX Coupon for 20% Off

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SkincareRx gave me a 20% off coupon. I believe it's good for any of their sites. Coupon Code: SKFRIEND20 I recently won a gift certificate for their sites and used it at Apothica. You can check out other Sales I know about here. Happy New Years Eve!

mark See Things Clearly Brightening Moisturizer Review

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Quite a while ago I purchased the mark See Things Clearly Brightening Moisturizer to try out. The Website Claims: If you’re getting the blues because your skin has the blahs then try this radiance-boosting moisturizer. Mulberry, molasses and licorice combine for a unique brightening complex that, with the help of antioxident-rich lotus flower works t[...]

Sephora Collection Color Play - 5 in 1 - Fashion Edition

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Sephora has released an intriguing 5 in 1 palette called Color Play 5-in-1. The collection has 5 sub-palettes and each is its own color story. Price: $30 The 5 stories are: - Boho Bombshell: dark blues, warm taupes, warm golds - Classics Never Die: brown smoky eyes - Angelic Boudoir: nudes and sands, with a touch of bright blue and fu[...]

Sugarpill Pink & Silver

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This didn't turn out quite the way I'd hoped. I'm thinking I should have used black liner on the upper lash line and maybe tried using Tiara in the crease. The pictures don't show the pinky-purple in the upper crease from Stars n' Rockets, nor do they show Birthday Girl's shimmer. Shade Descriptions: Full Fuchsia - a very bright i[...]