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Entries for Sunday, January 05 2014

Meow Cosmetics’ Salacious

Meow Cosmetics’ Salacious

Posted on Sunday, at

Faded-denim blue with a gold shimmer - a bit similar to BareMinerals' Chameleon but with far more pigmentation in the base color.

Meow Cosmetics’ Swinger

Meow Cosmetics’ Swinger

Posted on Sunday, at

Really gorgeous medium-deep blue with teal flashes. I'd like to create a look pairing this with Beauty from the Earth's Tropical - a rich green with teal-blue flashes - because I think they'd look amazing together.

Color Club’s Daisy Does It

Color Club’s Daisy Does It

Posted on Sunday, at

Brighter yellow polishes like this are rare, even when compared to emerald green (once never to be found anywhere) or vibrant blues (which are now all over.) I like the color on this one, though I kind of do wish it was a straight-up shimmer rather than a glass fleck. I haven’t had success using any glass-fleck polishes in nail stamping.

Color Club’s Sky High

Color Club’s Sky High

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I had to use more coats of this to get full opacity, but it's a lovely shade. There almost seem to be faint, subtle highlights of fuchsia-pink in this polish, which makes it especially eyecatching.

The Skin Project: Moisturizing

The Skin Project: Moisturizing

Posted on Sunday, at

I moisturize twice daily: once in the morning, right after my shower so that my skin's still damp and will absorb the lotion; and once at night, after I've removed my makeup and washed my face and neck. I use Bath and Body Works' Triple Moisturizing Body Cream (various scents including White Tea and Ginger, Dark Kiss, Black Amethyst, and Into The Wild) all over during the day, and Olay Night Cream on my face and neck only in the...