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Entries for Monday, November 08 2010

BareMinerals’ buxom Brooklyn

BareMinerals’ buxom Brooklyn

Posted on Monday, at

This was one of the first Buxom lip sticks. I looked over the starting lineup (Barcelona, Berlin, Brooklyn, Milan, Las Vegas, Monte Carlo) and thought to myself: well, I can already guess that I won't like Berlin or Milan because they're warmer peaches. Brooklyn looks a bit dark, so that's probably another color I can safely avoid. Besides - that description? Fig? BE's Ripe Fig lipstick doesn't look good on me, so this Brooklyn probably won't work with my coloring,...

EoTD: The Vampire’s Fever-Dream

EoTD: The Vampire’s Fever-Dream

Posted on Monday, at

It's been a bit since I posted a look! I did get most of the way through my eyecolor challenge, but ran out of steam…just over 1000 colors used isn't that bad, but I was severely lacking in the motivation department. This new wrinkle should be fun: every Monday I'll wear a color combination chosen by site visitors. It will help me finish using my colors, but will also help me put together combinations that you'd like to see, and...

BareMinerals’ buxom Barcelona

BareMinerals’ buxom Barcelona

Posted on Monday, at

This thing is scarlet. Bright red. Bright, screaming red. I'm not entirely sure why I got this one, since I don't really generally wear such bright red lip color. I'll have to experiment with toning this down (possibly applying it under <a href=”/such/obsessive/addictions/bareminerals_buxom_isabella/”>Isabella</a>?) To give you an example of how bright it is…the first picture is lightly applied, after smudging and blotting. And…it's Still. That. Red.