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Entries for Sunday, December 08 2013

BBAC 2013, Day 9: Physician’s Formula Shimmer Strips Gel CreamLiner Trios

BBAC 2013, Day 9: Physician’s Formula Shimmer Strips Gel CreamLiner Trios

Posted on Sunday, at

The retractable liner trios are good, but these are so much better. They apply easily, they stay in place, they're inexpensive. Many of the more costly gel liners can hit all three of those notes! The packaging is also compact, sturdy, and keeps the product from drying out. MAC's Fluidliners are great in terms of ease of application and staying power, but the packaging is bulky and doesn't stack well. AND one single color costs twice as much as I...

MAC’s Blue Frost pigment

MAC’s Blue Frost pigment

Posted on Sunday, at

If I remember correctly, this was released as part of the Crushed Metal pigment stacks in winter 2011.

The Skin Project: Exfoliating

The Skin Project: Exfoliating

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Exfoliation removes the layer of outermost, oldest, dead skin cells. It can be done manually (cloths, brushes, sponges, scrubs, masks) or chemically (via scrubs and masks containing certain acids). This keeps your pores clear, and keeps your skin from looking dull. Depending on what method you use, the additional blood circulation caused by mild rubbing also helps promote skin health. Currently, I use a loofah daily, and a body scrub once a week, and a much finer scrub once a...