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Entries for Tuesday, July 03 2012

Meow Cosmetics’ Joys of Summer collection

Meow Cosmetics’ Joys of Summer collection

Posted on Tuesday, at

This was another customer-named collection, with customers contributing their favorite “summer pleasures” on the company forum. I hadn’t been on the forum in quite a while, so wasn’t aware that they were holding a contest. (The name I contributed was chosen for last year’s “Simple Pleasures” collection.) I liked the looks of about half the shades, wasn’t too sure on the other half, and was interested in the blushes the instant I read that they were...

OPI’s Holland collection

OPI’s Holland collection

Posted on Tuesday, at

OPI’s Spring/Summer collection for 2012 looks…vaguely familiar. The base colors look similar to recently-released shades from Zoya, but with the addition of gold and silver flakies - actual flakies, not the cheap mylar strips that some companies think we’ll be satisfied with. (Glancing at some other reviews around the web, others noticed this too…) It took me a while, but I eventually did fall for this collection…and ended up getting all but three of the colors....