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AERIN Kaleidolight Palette Review

Aerin Kaleidolight Palette #review #aerinbeauty via @ragingrouge

Aerin Kaleidolight Palette

Press SampleThe AERIN Kaleidolight Palette is literally one of my favorite new things.  Simply holding this gleaming, weighty, gold compact makes me happy.  And inside… inside looks like it could be the paint palette Monet used for his Water Lilies landscapes.

Aerin Kaleidolight Palette #review #aerinbeauty via @ragingrouge

Aerin Kaleidolight Palette

Arranged in an avant garde pattern of color, The AERIN Kaleidolight Palette isn’t just luxe, it’s perfect for today’s busy woman. These six shades can be swirled together for all-over face application, and deliver the most gorgeous, natural, sun-kissed glow! They’re also safe for use on the eyes, so you can use them to create a neutral eye look, jazz it up a bit with the lavender shade, or even pull out the pink for use as a blush! Kaleidolight is quite literally

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Laura Mercier Burnished Bronze Caviar Stick

Laura Mercier Burnished Bronze Caviar Stick

Laura Mercier Burnished Bronze Caviar Stick

Laura Mercier Burnished Bronze Caviar Stick

Laura Mercier Burnished Bronze Caviar Stick

Press Sample, Affiliate LinksMetallic finishes are still ragingly popular in the world of makeup, and Laura Mercier Burnished Bronze Caviar Stick eye colour is a great way to get the look for Fall 2014.  Color aside, the stick format of Caviar Stick Eye Colour is so convenient for on the run application!  If you’re frequently reapplying eye makeup after work to head out for some fun, you’ll want to give this product a go.  [Read more...]

NARS Jardin Perdu Swatches And Review

NARS Jardin Perdu

NARS Jardin Perdu

Press Sample, Affiliate LinksFrom the Fall 2014 Night Caller color collection, NARS Jardin Perdu Duo Eyeshadow contains two of my favorite colors for fall, a gunmetal grey and a gleaming cool-hued purple. [Read more...]

Plum Eye Makeup

Vincent Longo Velvet Plum Crème Gel Liner

Vincent Longo Velvet Plum Crème Gel Liner

Vincent Longo Velvet Plum Crème Gel Liner

Vincent Longo Velvet Plum Crème Gel Liner

Press SampleA purple eye is on-trend for Fall 2014, but regardless of what the fashion world dictates, I ALWAYS love plum eye makeup, especially on a brown-eyed girl!  I’m also a fan of cream liners, so this Vincent Longo Crème Gel Liner in Velvet Plum was an instant hit! [Read more...]

Vincent Longo Novalei

Vincent Longo Novalei

Vincent Longo Novalei

 

Vincent Longo Novalei

Vincent Longo Novalei

Press SampleSimilar to the Misty Blossom Blush I recently posted about, Vincent Longo Novalei is a brilliant silver gray eye shadow with a splatter of rainbow color to add dimension and depth!  If you’re loving shades of gray for Fall, adding an interesting finish to the mix like this Pearl X Shadow shade is a great way to modernize the look. [Read more...]

NARS Night Series Eyeliner, Night Flight

NARS Night Flight

NARS Night Flight

Press SampleAre you in the market for something better than basic black!  The NARS Night Series Eyeliner collection features black pigment laced with micro-pearls that deliver that special little extra flash of color to really make it stand out in the crowd.  The pencil looks black, but it’s so much more! [Read more...]

LORAC afterGLO Eye Shadow Palette Review

Pretty as a picture!  The LORAC afterGLO Eye Shadow Palette is housed in a gorgeous turquoise case.

LORAC afterGLO Eye Shadow Palette Review

The LORAC afterGLO Eye Shadow Palette in pristine condition!

LORAC afterGLO Review

Press SampleSummer is on sale over at LORAC Cosmetics! The LORAC afterglow Eye Shadow Palette has been marked down to $18, and it’s still a must-buy in this beauty blogger’s book! [Read more...]

Aqua Smoky Extravagant Mascara Review

Is Make UP For Ever Aqua Smoky Extravagant Mascara truly waterproof?  This beauty blogger puts it to the test

Aqua Smoky Extravagant Review, Make Up For Ever

Press SampleGuess what? The Smoky Extravagant Mascara you already love is now available in Waterproof form!  For summer 2014, Make Up For Ever introduced Aqua Smoky Extravagant Waterproof Mascara.  [Read more...]

Aqua Matic, Make Up For Ever

Aqua Matic D12 and ME54 Swatches, Make Up For Ever

Aqua Matic D12 and ME54 Swatches, Make Up For Ever

Press SampleWhen I need a truly waterproof formula, I run for Make Up For Ever “Aqua” product every time. New to the line is Aqua Matic, a long-wearing shadow pencil that will truly stay put. It’s available in 10 colors ranging from basics to bold, and varying finishes (satin, metallic, diamond and iridescent). [Read more...]

NARS Dual Intensity Eyeshadow

NARS Lysithea and Dione, Dual Intensity Eyeshadow

NARS Lysithea and Dione, Dual Intensity Eyeshadow

NARS Dual Intensity Eyeshadow

NARS Dual Intensity Eyeshadow

Press SampleEvery so often, I have the opportunity to introduce you to makeup that’s truly revolutionary. NARS Dual-Intensity Eyeshadow is providing me with this wonderfully rare opportunity.  The formula is described as “transformative” by the brand, and it’s a description that fits like a glove. I’ve reviewed many wet/dry shadows in the past. Generally, the addition of water simply changes the intensity of color.  In the case of NARS Dual-Intensity Eyeshadow, the texture of the product changes too.  From a high-pigment powder, this product transforms to the consistency of a gel liner.

Lysithea Swatch, Dione Swatch

Lysithea Swatch, Dione Swatch

Meet Lysithea (left), a smoky charcoal gray, and Dione (right), a mushroom brown.  Each are perfect additions to your neutral eye makeup wardrobe.  Want to see these colors truly sing, though?  Click through for images of wet vs. dry.  You don’t want to miss this. [Read more...]