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Entries for Thursday, July 28 2011

Sleek Makeup’s Sunset i-Divine Palette

Sleek Makeup’s Sunset i-Divine Palette

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Sirvinya sent me my first Sleek palettes as gifts. Then I hit the site and bought myself several…and this was one of them My favorite colors in this palette are the cardinal-red shimmer (Upper-3), the burgundy shimmer (Lower-1), the pink-tan duochrome shimmer (Lower 5) and the pink-gold shimmer (Lower 6). The colors seem a little softer than some of the other Sleek palettes I’ve used. I don’t know if this is because of the age of this palette, or...

Concrete Minerals’ Alice Collection kit

Concrete Minerals’ Alice Collection kit

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The last “kit” introduced on the Etsy store before the entire outfit relaunched on its own domain. I think this was in the second order I placed with Concrete Minerals. I wasn’t too sure about the pale blue shade (Daydream); but the red (Hearts) and the brown (Mad Hatter) definitely looked interesting! By buying these four colors together in a kit I saved a bit of money, so that didn’t hurt at all. (Saving money is always good....

Zoya’s Mirrors collection

Zoya’s Mirrors collection

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Zoya describes all of these colors as “metallic”. I think that some of the colors, Tao and Marina in particular, look very much like some metals - but I don’t know that I’d call all of these polishes metallic. They’re a high-shine quasi-shimmer, but not what I generally think of as metallics. (It’s one of my less favorite quirks of Zoya’s copy. They love describing polishes as “metallic” or “duochrome” when the polish…isn’t....