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Holiday Sets: Kat Von D

More value sets talk.

Something I really appreciate that more cosmetic companies are doing is producing trial sized versions of their products. You have to analyse if the cost-per-ounce is worth it sometimes but in most cases it's still a great way to try something new. While the title of this post is about Holiday Sets I didn't get any of the big boys from Kat Von D.

Feel free to check out the videos below about her 'Mi Vida Loca' eyeshadow palette and lipstick set that she put out for the season this year.

From Emily:


From Tiffany:


I have more eyeshadows than I literally know what to do with and I saw a review a while ago that said the Kat Von D Studded Kiss lipstick formula is drying. 

What I was very interested in though, are the mini sets that were released a lil before the Holiday madness.

Kat Von D Lolita Duo and Ink Liner Trio www.modenmakeup.com

Her widely popular Everlasting Liquid Lipstick 'Lolita' apparently has about three iterations. Fans were up in arms about the inconsistency of the shade and now it seems as through all three of the them will be added to the permanent line. I careth nothing about all of that, I just wanted to try it. Heidi got me 'L.U.V' a while ago and ever since then I wanted to try a more 'every day' shade.

Kat Von D Lolita Duo www.modenmakeup.com

Be sure to check out the next liquid lipstick comparison post for swatches and my thoughts.

The Ink Liner Trio Set was purchased solely to try 'Trooper'. So many YouTubers I watch rave about her liquid eyeliners that I had to get it. Especially as someone who struggles with liquid liner application. She also does a Tattoo Liner range which features a brush tip applicator; let's hope I don't have to buy that one too. 

Kat Von D Ink Liner Trio www.modenmakeup.com

Each item in the kits comes with just under half the amount of product that would be in the full size. The kits costs $19.50* and $25* respectively. That's about the average costs of this sort of thing from Sephora and I think it's worth it. Both are currently out of stock on Sephora.com but the lip set is available on Kat's new website.

*prices in USD before TAX.

If you want a chance to try the Ink Liner 'Hemingway' enter our latest giveaway :)

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