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Entries for Thursday, November 11 2010

BareMinerals’ buxom Brandi

BareMinerals’ buxom Brandi

Posted on Thursday, at

This color is almost too dark for me. It's similar to Gabby, but this color is…not warmer, precisely, but “less cool”. I got this color as part of the City Slickers kit, or I wouldn't have ever tried this shade.

BareMinerals’ Buxom Las Vegas

BareMinerals’ Buxom Las Vegas

Posted on Thursday, at

This is…an actual pink. From the company that, for the longest time, didn't do real actual pink lip colors. (When I started buying BE in 2007, the closest they came to a pink lipstick was Pink Champagne, which is more of a muted dusty rose…but it isn't pink.) Las Vegas is a bit less bright than <a href=”/such/obsessive/addictions/bareminerals_buxom_vienna/”>Vienna</a>. It makes an excellent base color, if you want to use...

BareMinerals’ buxom Marrakech

BareMinerals’ buxom Marrakech

Posted on Thursday, at

This wasn't one of the original six colors - I think it was introduced sometime in the summer after Buxom Babes About Town came out (but it wasn't in that kit, either.) This color is the ultimate “mannequin lip” color for me. When I first applied it, I didn't think I was getting any color on my lips at all. Would make a good background for colors like Trixie, where I want the gold shimmer to be a little more...