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Showing posts from January, 2019

2018 Top Five | Prettiest Purchases

I'd like to think I bought less makeup last year since less releases interested me. Of course I still fell into some traps... NARS Spiked Audacious Lipstick 'Siouxsie' An edgy twist to a f ormula I already love ? Sold. Dior Backstage Glow Face Palette '001 Universal' I swatched this back in September and managed to walk away but it just wouldn't let me be. Sonia G Brushes If you don't know who Sonia is check out her blog . She's taken her passion for makeup brushes and poured it into her own line. Such an inspiration! Hourglass Ambient Lighting Edit - Unlocked I'm still waiting for Hourglass to release a Holiday palette that's completely black people friendly but swatching this in person made me curious enough to try it. M.A.C Extra Dimension Skinfinish 'Snowflushed' Read my thoughts on the whole Holiday 2018 collection here . Honourable mention: Viseart Grand Pro Volume 2 Fuh somebody dat ai

Pun De Cuttin Board

Happy New Year! After seeing fireworks at Disney, I was wondering who else spends that kinda money on a light show. On to the update... From the first post , I actually back-to-M.A.Ced that PaintPot. I'm not a fan of how dry the matte ones make my eyelids look. I used everything in June's edition  which is a great improvement 😎. '356 Warm Coconut' might be too warm for me but I'll give it another shot. 'Slayahh' I'm going to pass on to Heidi since it was too light for my complexion. She mixes hers with her face powder to make the perfect under eye highlight. The Strobe of Genius palette get through by being an excellent travel palette. I'm happy I didn't buy a full size of the Beauty Flash Balm; it's an ok primer but I have too many. 'Wanderlust' is a gorgeous inner corner highlight. Be careful with these Stila liquid eyeshadows though; they seem to dry out pretty fast. Too fast for $24 USD if yuh ask me. So what's ne