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Entries for Thursday, December 22 2011

Tarte’s Eye Candy Eyeshadow Wands kit

Tarte’s Eye Candy Eyeshadow Wands kit

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Amazonian clay has been the “big thing” from Tarte for about the last year. I admit I haven’t understood it, nor really cared about it much…but this collection, which got a lot of airplay around the beauty blogosphere, caught my eye. Six eyeshadow wands (think “MAC shadesticks”) for less than the cost of two MAC shadesticks at retail price? Yeah, okay, twist my arm…

BBAC 2011: Day Twenty-Two

BBAC 2011: Day Twenty-Two

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For $9.99, you get three colors of their shimmer balm, in a nice-looking box with a really pretty laser-cut design on the front. Normally these shimmer balms are $5 a piece, so this is a “buy two get one free” kind of deal. And there are two packs: one with Watermelon, Rhubarb, and Champagne; and one with Fig, Peony, and Champagne. I like the ability to get multiples of the product, and I like that they made two assortments (so that if...

Milani’s 3D Holographic collection

Milani’s 3D Holographic collection

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The holographic effects were not as dense as the OMG collection, but not quite as scattered as the Kaleidescope collection. I wish more of these had had deeper base colors, like a darker magenta, a deep purple, a darker blue…but the gold and silver (3D and HD, respectively) were excellent finds.