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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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Sleek Makeup’s So Sleek

Sleek Makeup’s So Sleek

Thursday at 10:15 AM:

bareMinerals’ Bermuda

bareMinerals’ Bermuda

Thursday at 7:15 AM: A 1:1 mixture of Denim and Oz. (I wasn’t able to get ahold of more than one .01 oz jar of this color, so I mixed up some more. It looks exactly the same as the “official” Bermuda that came from BE’s factory.)

bareMinerals’ Moonlit

bareMinerals’ Moonlit

Wednesday at 1:15 PM:

Sally Hansen’s Pink A Card (350)

Sally Hansen’s Pink A Card (350)

Wednesday at 10:15 AM: One of the original-lineup shades. This is a little deeper pink than At First Blush, and just a tiny bit cooler.

Color Club’s Evolution

Color Club’s Evolution

Wednesday at 7:15 AM: Similar to Abyss (also from this same collection) but Evolution leans more blue, than green. Evolution close to being a “Tiffany-blue” shade, but it’s more saturated than the actual Tiffany soft teal-aqua. The formula was…

bareMinerals’ Center Stage

bareMinerals’ Center Stage

Tuesday at 1:15 PM: Unassuming-looking medium warm brown with very strong color payoff and a satiny, near-pearl finish. Almost dark enough for lining (too light for some), dark enough to make a good contour shade on fair to medium…

Sleek Makeup’s Garden of Eden i-Divine palette

Sleek Makeup’s Garden of Eden i-Divine palette

Tuesday at 10:15 AM: A pretty set of earthy cooler shades. Not quite as rich as I’d originally hoped, but a nice range of colors. Think of this as the cooler complement to the long-discontinued Safari palette. Unlike Safari,…

bareMinerals’ The Main Event kit

bareMinerals’ The Main Event kit

Tuesday at 7:14 AM: Good things come to those who wait. In this case…it was in the form of this kit being reduced to 60% of its price in January. Five new full-size eyeshadows, and one new-to-me face color,…

bareMinerals’ Crème Brûlée

bareMinerals’ Crème Brûlée

Monday at 1:15 PM: The color is okay - a neutral brown, solid color payoff, very faint shimmer finish. The quality is good. There’s just not much to recommend this brown over another medium-weight brown - and just about…