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Entries for Monday, June 25 2012

TKB Trading’s True Coral

TKB Trading’s True Coral

Posted on Monday, at

I don't know if this color doesn't have the same color payoff as True Green, or if it just seems that way…either way, this color is closer to a slightly orange red, than what I personally envision when I think of “coral.” Pigmentation level is decent, just more in line with what I'd expect of a straight mica. It also requires a base or primer to stay in place - wet or dry. If your coloring and skintones are...

Persephone Minerals’ Rock On Rudolph

Persephone Minerals’ Rock On Rudolph

Posted on Monday, at

I really love this color of red. It's rich, it's not orange-ish, it's not bright or garish, but it's not dark or verging onto burgundy. It's -=red=-. The pigmentation level is great, and while it doesn't have tons of shimmer, it does have some. But mostly I love this for the color! I have many red eyeshadows. They range from pink-red to fuchsia-red to orange-red to brown-red to cabernet-red. Color payoff varies from semisheer to fully opaque. But...

Aromaleigh v2’s Pass the Glogg

Aromaleigh v2’s Pass the Glogg

Posted on Monday, at

Ever since I missed my chance to get Infernal Chaos, from one of Aromaleigh v1's final collections, I keep looking for a dupe. I find some nearly-there colors, but nothing exact. I didn't know if Pass the Glogg would be similar, or if it would be too bright. I suspected that it was less greyed than Infernal Chaos was, but it looked like a nice muted pink-rose. The color is actually a little bit deeper than Infernal Chaos -...