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Makeup Wars - Battle of the Taupes

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I know some of you love taupes! All the Taupes! I'm in a new group called Makeup Wars and for our inaugural war, we're doing a Battle of the Taupes! I raided my makeup collection for some of the colors that I thought fell into the category of taupe. I am not an expert on taupes, mind you, but I have come to appreciate them. Wikipedia defines ta[...]

Fyrinnae Damn Paladins

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I did a taupetastic look for my upcoming post. For this look, I used Fyrinnae Damn Paladins on the lid, lower lash line and upper crease. I contoured the eye with MAC Nebula. I used Venomous Pegasus to highlight. I smudged a bit of Nebula along the outer upper lash line and the outer lower lash line. Eyes: Too Faced S[...]

Weekend Taupe

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I played around and did a very quick look on Saturday with a taupe. I blame Pink Sith. It's all her fault. Eyes: Too Faced Shadow Insurance Lemon Drop MUFE 127 Metallic Taupe - lid, crease, lower lash line Lost in Makeupland Faerie - highlight Urban Decay 24/7 liner in Perversion - lower waterline Smashbox Lash Primer N[...]

Shimmering Sands

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Thursday I felt like a taupe look as I was thinking about PinkSith and JoeyBunny, so I broke out my Shiseido Pink Sands trio and used the 'platinum' shade, which I feel looks like a taupe. I was in a bit of a hurry, so this was thrown together in just a few seconds. I used one brush to apply the color to my lid, crease and under the lower lash line (though s[...]

Perpetual Purple and Bronzed Taupe

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I have to say I am in LOVE with Perpetual Purple and Bronzed Taupe cream shadows by L'Oreal. Perpetual Purple is a gorgeous purple and you can see the pretty red and blue sparkles in it. Bronzed Taupe is a good crease color, since it's bronze and brown and has golden flecks (to me) and it really works well with the purple. I also used the Maybelline Bold Gol[...]

Moondust

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I used the Makeup Geek eye shadows in today's look. I like the quality of the shadows and they did last all day without creasing. They also last through tears, which is great. Eyes: Too Faced Shadow Insurance Makeup Geek Vanilla Bean - inner 3/4 of lid and crease Silk Naturals Bareback - upper crease Makeup Geek O[...]

Darling Will-o

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One day last week I ended up wearing Darling Girl's Will-o Wisp with Witch & Famous. First, I must rave again about Witch & Famous. It looks amazing with everything. I'm now a taupe lover, and this is a taupe shade you can't pass up. It's awesome. Anyway, Will-o Wisp is a really pretty pink, and worked wonderfully with Witch & Famous. [...]