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Entries for Friday, April 10 2009

BareMinerals’ Silk Rose

BareMinerals’ Silk Rose

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Since this is a softer red and a matte color, it can probably also be used as a blush by all but the most pale of light-complected people. Also makes a nice nude (or nearly nude) lip color.

EoTD: Damask Rose

EoTD: Damask Rose

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Yesterday I got the TSS Aries sample collection. I've been looking forward to more reds Some folks were concerned: how could they wear red eye shadow without it looking too much like lipstick or nail polish? These colors seemed awfully strong - they didn't know if they would like the collection - et cetera. So I decided to try not a complete Aries look, because that's too much strong red even for me; but adding one Aries color to several...

Aromaleigh v1’s Pure Hue Intense Minerals collection

Aromaleigh v1’s Pure Hue Intense Minerals collection

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EoTD: Never Refuse a Fifth

EoTD: Never Refuse a Fifth

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This entire kit - an actual whole kit, with everything but foundation and mascara - also included a very nice, specific tip sheet for applying all of the eye colors. It looked fairly good. I think I need to spend some time figuring out why each color went where it did, so that I can competently put together other looks based off this same template.