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As the weather gets colder, where does your skin first show the effects?

As the weather gets colder, where does your skin first show the effects?

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Kat Von D’s Studded Kiss lipstick in Lullabye

Kat Von D’s Studded Kiss lipstick in Lullabye

Friday at 7:15 AM: As soon as I saw Phyrra’s swatches of this one, I knew I wanted it! It wasn’t quite as purple as the picture looked - more of a fuchsia-pink than a magenta-purple. And since it’s one of the shimmer finishes rather than matte, I don’t have to fight to get it to apply nicely. (The formula on these lipsticks is pretty firm. Like, “almost impossible to apply” firm.) The color does stay in place for several hours, though it does…

Concrete Minerals’ Jet

Concrete Minerals’ Jet

Thursday at 4:15 PM:

Beauty from the Earth’s Wine Country

Beauty from the Earth’s Wine Country

Thursday at 1:15 PM:

My Pretty Zombie’s Illustrated Ink

My Pretty Zombie’s Illustrated Ink

Thursday at 10:15 AM: This is almost more of an effects color than a shade on its own. It reminds me of BareMinerals’ Mystery and Masquerade, in that it does have some color of its own…but most of the…

Sleek Makeup’s Green with Envy

Sleek Makeup’s Green with Envy

Thursday at 7:15 AM: A softer green that leans slightly olive. Best used as a lighter accent shade. This is very similar to MAC’s Golden Olive pigment…at a fraction of the price. It doesn’t stay in place quite as…

Color Club’s Worth the Risqué

Color Club’s Worth the Risqué

Wednesday at 1:15 PM: If you missed China Glaze’s OMG…or Sexagon…or Meet Me in Prism…you may have jumped at this one when it first came out. It was paired, in this collection, with a black-based holographic polish. Both were…

Sally Hansen’s Himalaya (836)

Sally Hansen’s Himalaya (836)

Wednesday at 10:15 AM:

Sally Hansen’s Fall 2014 Complete Salon Manicure Runway Trends collection

Sally Hansen’s Fall 2014 Complete Salon Manicure Runway Trends collection

Tuesday at 1:15 PM: Originally I was only interested in two of the polishes from this collection. Then I thought (as they began to appear on the shelves of “we only ever have things out four months after whenever…

Femme Fatale Cosmetics’ You Choose The Scare collection

Femme Fatale Cosmetics’ You Choose The Scare collection

Tuesday at 10:15 AM: Femme’s third Halloween release is a bit larger than the other two: fifteen eyeshadows (one of which is limited-edition), one highlighter, and two blushes. Most of the eyeshadows are duotone, with a few duochrome and…