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Cargo Cosmetics Limited Edition Enjoy Your Journey Eye Shadow Palette

Cargo Cosmetics Limited Edition Enjoy Your Journey Eye Shadow Palette, Gorgeous To Go Collection 2017

Cargo Cosmetics Limited Edition Enjoy Your Journey Eye Shadow Palette, Gorgeous To Go Collection 2017

Cargo Cosmetics Limited Edition Enjoy Your Journey Eye Shadow Palette, Gorgeous To Go Collection 2017

Cargo Cosmetics Limited Edition Enjoy Your Journey Eye Shadow Palette, Gorgeous To Go Collection 2017

The Cargo Cosmetics fall/winter limited-edition lineup includes two collections, the Emerald City collection and the Gorgeous To Go collection.  The gorgeous little Enjoy Your Journey Eye Shadow Palette photographed above is from the Gorgeous To Go collection, that features perfectly portable beauty choices for gift giving or to prep yourself for the journey of a lifetime!

Cargo Cosmetics Limited Edition Enjoy Your Journey Eye Shadow Palette

Cargo Cosmetics Limited Edition Enjoy Your Journey Eye Shadow Swatches, Gorgeous To Go Collection 2017

Cargo Cosmetics Limited Edition Enjoy Your Journey Eye Shadow Swatches, Gorgeous To Go Collection 2017

This petite little palette features an array of neutral shadows that are perfect “go-to” shades for any beauty lover.  Cargo Cosmetics Enjoy Your Journey Eye Shadow Swatches:  Two matte base shadows, at far left and far right above are different pale neutral shades.  Four neutrals in different finishes are available for you to mix and match, ranging from a deep chocolate brown to a pale shimmering taupe.

Retail price is $18.

To shop from this collection click HERE to visit CargoCosmetics.com. Other retailers include Ulta and the Kohls.com beauty department.
The products featured in this review are press samples. Please click HERE to read my full disclosure.

Cargo Cosmetics Holiday 2017, Emerald City and Gorgeous To Go

Cargo Cosmetics Holiday 2017, Emerald City and Gorgeous To Go

Cargo Cosmetics Holiday 2017, Emerald City and Gorgeous To Go

The holiday hits just keep on coming. This year’s selection of beauty gifting options are simply incredible, and I’ve been having a blast introducing you to them all.  This week I’m going to introduce you to two limited-edition Cargo Cosmetic collections for holiday 2017, Emerald City and Gorgeous To Go. Each contains fabulous gifting ideas as great price points!

The Cargo Cosmetics Emerald City collection had my heart the instant I spotted it. Dedicated to the lush green city of Seattle, this collection features holiday-perfect green and gold packaging, value sets, and limited-edition color selections for every beauty lover on your list.

The Cargo Cosmetics Gorgeous To Go collection features three perfectly portable gift ideas, each priced under $25!  If you have travel on your list for 2018, you may want to invest in these products for your own stash as well.

Photographed above is the Emerald City 6-Piece Travel Gel Lip Kit ($25) and the Enjoy Your Journey Gorgeous To Go Eye Shadow Palette ($18). Other items from each collection are listed below!  Later this week I’ll be giving you a better look at both of these very-affordable gift options!

To shop from this collection click HERE to visit CargoCosmetics.com. Other retailers include Ulta and the Kohls.com beauty department.

Cargo Cosmetics Holiday 2017, Emerald City and Gorgeous To Go

Cargo Cosmetics Gorgeous To Go

  • Gorgeous To Go Travel Eye Shadow Palette $18
  • Gorgeous To Go Perfect Eye Kit $20
  • Gorgeous To Go Swimmables Longwear Matte Liquid Lipstick Kit $22.50

Cargo Cosmetics Emerald City Collection

  • Emerald City Eye Shadow Palette $34
  • Emerald City Swimmables Eye Pencil Kit $25
  • Emerald City Blockbuster Palette $39
  • Emerald City Mascara Kit $29
  • Emerald City Travel Gel Lip Kit $25
  • Emerald City Essential Lip Gloss Kit $25

The products featured in this review are press samples. Please click HERE to read my full disclosure.

Smashbox Shadow + Highlight Palette Set, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Holiday Palette Selection, Smashbox Holiday 2017

Smashbox Holiday Palette Selection, Smashbox Holiday 2017

Happy day-after Thanksgiving my wonderful readers!  I certainly hope your holiday was a great one if you celebrated!  Now that the holiday shopping season is officially underway, I wanted to be sure to share this adorable palette trio from Smashbox.  This threesome is ideal for gifting.  The Smashbox Shadow + Highlight Palette Set is one pretty box filled with three adorable little palettes.  You can give them all to one person, or split it up into three mini gifts!  Retail price is only $39! so each palette is only $13.  Considering each of these three palettes are sold individually for $29 Keep scrolling for closeups and swatches of each palette!

Smashbox Shadow + Highlight Palette Set, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Palette Selection, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Palette Selection, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Each palette is adorned with limited-edition art by Ana Strumpf.  The collection also comes with adorable stickers she designed to decorate the wrapped gift.

 

Smashbox Ablaze Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Cover Shot Eye Palette in Ablaze, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Ablaze Palette Swatches

Smashbox Cover Shot Eye Palette in Ablaze Swatches

The Smashbox Cover Shot Eye Palette in Ablaze has been written about many times here on Raging Rouge.  I love this combination of fiery sunset and earthy shades.  It’s such a great palette for winter wear!

Smashbox Spotlight Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Spotlight Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox + Casey Holmes Spotlight Palettes, Pearl Swatches

Smashbox Spotlight Palette, Pearl Swatches

For the holiday parties where you want to sparkle, the Smashbox Spotlight Palette in Pearl contains a trio of highlights ranging from subtle to dazzling!  Swatches above from left to right:  Turn It On Pearl– a pale golden highlight, Crank It Up Pearl– a frosty bronze, and Blow A Fuse Pearl– a gleaming bronze.  Anyone receiving this as a gift will be happy to have this palette in their arsenal for New Year’s Eve!

Smashbox Sultry Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Cover Shot Eye Palette in Sultry, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Sultry Palette Swatches

Smashbox Cover Shot Eye Palette Sultry Swatches

The Smashbox Cover Shot Eye Palette in Sultry is a limited-edition color combination launched just for the holiday season.  The collection of neutrals in every shade and finish is accented with one plummy brown to add a bit of intrigue.  Swatches above:  top row Bliss– a soft ivory and Glitz– a frosty champagne, bottom row Hang– a soft putty, Platinum– a metallic neutral, Stone– a matte pebble, Bordeaux– a deep reddish brown, Black Currant– a deep purple brown, and Dark Cocoa– a smoky deep brown.

Retail price is $39. This Smashbox Holiday Gift can be purchased from Smashbox.comSephora, Macys.com, Nordstrom, or Ulta.

The product featured in this post was a press sample. Please click HERE to read my full disclosure.

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

I’m going to keep publishing reviews and photos of the Smashbox Drawn In. Decked Out. collection until someone passes out from the excitement.  This year’s selection of holiday gifts is impressive, but also budget-friendly!  The gem of the Smashbox Holiday 2017 gifting collection is the Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette.  It has all of the wow factor of a mega palette, without the hefty pricetag.  **AND** The Smashbox Friends & Family sale has started so if you click HERE to shop at Smashbox today, you’ll get 25% off of your purchase of $50 or more!

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

The palette features art by Ana Strumpf, and comes packaged with a sheet of stickers you can use to decorate the gift-wrapped box!  The overall look of the packaging is playful and festive, but not in an overtly “holiday” way.  In other words, you’ll proudly carry this palette through Spring without it looking off-season.

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Inside the palette is an array of color cosmetics. Two shades of blush, three shades of contour powder, and fifteen eyeshadow shades are included.

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, First Row Swatches

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, First Row Swatches

On the left in the photo above are the two shades of Smashbox Blush in the palette: Warm Apricot– a golden apricot, and Passion– a cool-hued pink.  On the right above are the three shades of Smashbox Contour Powder included in the palette: Contour– a deep brown contour shade, Bronze– a medium bronzer, and Highlight– a pale ivory.

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, Second Row Swatches

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, Second Row Swatches

The top row of the palette contains Smashbox Photo Op Eyeshadow in Vanilla– a pale warm neutral, Champagne– a frosty pale champagne, Almond– a warm toasty brown, Antique– a muted violet, and Topaz– a bold frosty taupe.

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, Third Row Swatches

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, Third Row Swatches

The middle row contains Smashbox Photo Op Eyeshadow in Wheat– a medium yellowy neutral, Sunrise– a frosty gold, Delirious– an intense copper, Royal– a sultry black/purple, and Thunder– gunmetal gray.

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, Fourth Row Swatches

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, Fourth Row Swatches

The bottom row of the palette features Smashbox Photo Op Eye Shadow in Nectar– a pale yellow-peach, Flamingo– a frosty peach, Rustic– a soft smoky brown, Bourbon– a deep brown with a hint of antique gold, and Serpent– goddess green.

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

I have really enjoyed using this palette!  It’s not too big for travel, and includes all of the powder-based makeup you need for a complete look.  The color selection can take you from daytime to nightime in a flash.  Retail price is $42!

The Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette can be purchased from Smashbox.comSephora, Macys.com, Nordstrom, or Ulta.

The product featured in this post was a press sample. Please click HERE to read my full disclosure.

Smashbox Holiday 2017

Smashbox Holiday 2017

Smashbox Holiday 2017

I’ll be giving you a much more in-depth look at a selection of items from the Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift collection, but here’s an overview for those of you already shopping.  The Smashbox Holiday 2017 collection contains gorgeous gifts that are also budget friendly.  The three kits featured here retail for under $50!

Smashbox Be Legendary Lipstick Set, Holiday 2017

Smashbox Be Legendary Lipstick Set, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gifting Collection

Smashbox Be Legendary Lipstick Set, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gifting Collection

This gorgeous little box is filled with six mini versions of Smashbox Be Legendary Lipstick in colors perfect for the season.  Each lipstick is adorably embossed with a camera and flash image.  These lipsticks feature a cream finish, but if you’re in a matte mood simply pat the included Smashbox Insta-Matte product over the color and the lipstick is instantly transformed! Retail price is $25.

Smashbox Shadow And Highlight Palette Set, Holiday 2017

Smashbox Ablaze Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Ablaze Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Spotlight Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Spotlight Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Sultry Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Sultry Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

The Smashbox Shadow and Highlight Palette Set contains the three palettes shown above, each decked out for the season in limited-edition packaging! The overall retail price of these palettes separately is $77, so the retail price of $39 for all three is truly a steal! The collection includes:

  1. Smashbox Cover Shot Eye Shadow Palette in Ablaze, a favorite of mine for the sunset-like look it delivers.
  2. Smashbox Spotlight Palette in Pearl, a fabulous highlight palette
  3. Smashbox Cover Shot Eye Shadow Palette in Sultry, a brand new limited-edition color combo!

Smashbox Shadow Contour Blush Palette, Holiday 2017

Smashbox Shadow Contour Blush Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette, Smashbox Holiday 2017 Gift Collection

This is my favorite new toy to play with!  The Smashbox Shadow + Contour + Blush Palette is their “mega-palette” of the season.  It contains two universally flattering blush shades, three contouring/highlighting shades, and fifteen shades of shadow.  You can seriously get lost in all of the options.  Retail price is $42.

The holiday gifts photographed above can be purchased from Smashbox.comSephora, Macys.com, Nordstrom, or Ulta.

The product featured in this post was a press sample. Please click HERE to read my full disclosure.