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Entries for Tuesday, July 26 2011

L’Oréal’s Infallible Le Rouge Lipstick in Forever Frappe (814)

L’Oréal’s Infallible Le Rouge Lipstick in Forever Frappe (814)

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I think I may have found my favorite “my lips but better” lipstick! This is racked with the “browns”, but to my eyes it's right on the borderline of brown and mauve. (It's the warmest brown shade in the Le Rouge line.) The consistency is excellent, as is the coverage and staying power. Keep an eye on the local drugstore ads (or drugstore.com) and you'll find a buy-one-get-one-half-off coupon from time to time.

NYX Cosmetics’ Jupiter Round Lipstick

NYX Cosmetics’ Jupiter Round Lipstick

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Pretty enough color…but not all that thrilling a pink, and this formula doesn't last long to boot. I don't necessarily regret getting this lipstick, but I won't be getting this corresponding color in the Black Label lipsticks. It's almost a little to bright and “girly” for my preferences - girly-as-in-young, not girly-as-in-uberfemme. I prefer my pink lip colors to be a little softer or a little deeper. (Don't know how I'd feel if I were on the other side...