Some Interesting Reads

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Some interesting reads for you today while I'm working. Also, I'll be totalling up all the entries in the Face Candy Couture Giveaway and announcing a winner as soon as possible. Monistat Chafing Relief Powder-Gel as Makeup & Eye Shadow Primer - by the lovely Blix. This makes me want to pick up a tube and try it out. I have super oily lids and I love[...]

Eye Creams - Are They Necessary?

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For years I never used a separate moisturizer on my eyes because I thought eye creams were a scam to get women to fling more money at an unnecessary product. (For the record, I feel the same way about toners, too.) I'd always use whatever moisturizer with SPF that I used on my face on my eyes and this seemed to work well for me.  After reading the enchanting[...]

Weekend Beauty Reads from the Beauty Blog Network

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15 Minute Beauty Fanatic has the huge NYX SoHol Makeup Palette and you can enter to win! Beauty and Fashion Tech looks at the Verseo eGlide: affordable and permanent home hair removal for under $100. Phyrra raves about MUFE Aqua Creams. See what she loves about them! EyeshadowCult.com tried a Cabernet Sugar Body Scrub by Green Visions. Did we like i[...]

My Colors of the Year - Part 2

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This is the second set of my Colors of the Year for eye shadows. There were more colors I should have included, but I ran out of room on my hand! Row 1 Evil Shades Phyrra's Fantasy - Glamour Doll Eyes Phyrra - Glamour Doll Eyes Tattooed - Hi-Fi Magic Spell - Hi-Fi Lost & Lonely Row 2 BftE Brimstone - Bfte Lucky Me - BftE Love Potion #9 - Suds n' [...]

My Christmas Day Look

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I had some food intolerance issues late Friday night and I had to get up a bit early on Saturday, so I opted for softer makeup for Christmas. And yes, I'm wearing my Warlock shirt for Christmas. Eyes: TFSI MAC Vellum - from eyebrows down to crease MAC Fairy Light - from lid to crease MAC Copperplate - crease and outer corne[...]