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Entries for Thursday, December 02 2010

Meow Cosmetics’ Xmas Rant collection

Meow Cosmetics’ Xmas Rant collection

Posted on Thursday, at

“For anyone who wants to start taking hostages during the holidays…” This collection capitalizes on the joyous dread with which we all approach the holiday season. (For some of us, this dread first makes its presence known when schools open back up and we realize that it’s only a few months until The Madness Begins.) The colors are a mixture of finishes, with mostly shimmers and satins (not a matte finish, not quite a pearl finish, but somewhere in...

Aromaleigh v1’s Magnolia

Aromaleigh v1’s Magnolia

Posted on Thursday, at

For some reason, I gravitate toward two color groups: jeweltones, and greyed colors. When I found Aromaleigh and saw that they had an entire collection of greyed matte colors, I ordered an entire sample package. Most loose-powder companies will have a few faded greyed colors that aren't very heavily pigmented (Bare Escentuals), or will concentrate on brighter colors but release few greyed shades (just about every other indie MMU vendor that I've bought from.) Like all the rest of the...