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Entries for Tuesday, June 28 2011

BareMinerals’ Bread Pudding lipstick

BareMinerals’ Bread Pudding lipstick

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About halfway between Revlon's Soft Nude and Soft Rose Colorburst lipsticks - a warmer nude shade with a bit more heft than French Pastry, but more brown than Bellini. This shade works best on me when I top it with something like Joy buxom, to warm it up; or Eva buxom, to amplify the brown tones and deepen the rose. This is a good lipstick, but I don't use it all that often because I have other shades that work...

NYX Cosmetics’ Fusion Round Lipstick

NYX Cosmetics’ Fusion Round Lipstick

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Great color…a brighter pink that's right at the boundary of “too vivid” for folks who are somewhere between in-your-face bold color and natural-with-an-edge. It will just require regular touchups and it migrates a lot (like all of the Round lipsticks.) Good for the price, though, if you buy from Cherryculture or Beautyjoint, or get it with a coupon or on sale. For the regular retail price of $4.50, there are better lipsticks out there.