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Entries for Thursday, December 05 2013

BBAC 2013, Day 6: Urban Decay’s 24-7 Glide On Pencil Vault

BBAC 2013, Day 6: Urban Decay’s 24-7 Glide On Pencil Vault

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I got the box and left it - and all the pencils - sitting on the dining room table for about two months. The pencils were arranged chromatically, and they were just to pretty to disrupt! But, sooner or later…one has to move on and actually start USING the things. I photographed all the pencils still in the box, took several closeups, and then pulled all the pencils out and put them away. Then I got rid of the...

Shiro Cosmetics’ Heaven Nor Hell

Shiro Cosmetics’ Heaven Nor Hell

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Dark enough and pigmented for a softer liner shade, but with no blackening - so easily usable as a straight-up eyeshadow color. You could possibly use this for contouring, but the shade is pretty enough that I don't know that I'd hide it under a blending shade.

Meow Cosmetics’ Malibu Kitty

Meow Cosmetics’ Malibu Kitty

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The blue gets softened a bit, by the duotone gold shimmer. I personally think this color is a little soft - I wish it had better payoff, and looked more like it does in the pot. The brightness of the shade, combined with the color depth, means that I tend to use this more as an accent than as a liner.

Sobe Botanicals’ Bad to the Bone

Sobe Botanicals’ Bad to the Bone

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A softer green that reminds me faintly of Aromaleigh v2's Hellebore.