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Entries for Monday, June 27 2011

Aromaleigh v1’s Bamboo

Aromaleigh v1’s Bamboo

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More pale gold than green, but the green is definitely there. Like all the other Aromaleigh metallic shades, this applies well and has good color payoff. I initially held off on getting this color because I just thought it was too neutral-ish-cool to really look good. Then I got some from the Aromaleigh close-out grab bags, and bought another bit from someone else (because I've got the OCD dipswitch in the “ON” position, and if I have a color I...

Evil Shades’ Faerie Kisses

Evil Shades’ Faerie Kisses

Posted on Monday, at

A brighter coral-pink. There's a very slight satin finish on this one - it's not a shimmer, but definitely not a straight matte, even applied dry. I don't know for sure, but I think that Shiro might have a similar pink. This is a fairly neutral pink, but it's a little bit on the cool side. The coverage for this color is better than most of the shades in the Auld Lang Syne collection, which has been my only other...

NYX Cosmetics’ Penny Pearl

NYX Cosmetics’ Penny Pearl

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Looks like a dark copper-red in the vial, applies with definite pinkish-red undertones. If you're looking for a true copper, or something more orange, this one may not be your best bet. I love the color, though I kind of wish it was more coppery. Application is fairly good, but without a base or primer of some kind I get creasing pretty quickly. It can't last a full day without primer (like UDPP) and occasional touch-ups. Still, at $1.50 from places...