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Entries for Friday, June 26 2015

BareMinerals’ Clear Radiance glow powder

BareMinerals’ Clear Radiance glow powder

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And ANOTHER BE color that managed to escape the initial “get-them-on-the-site” round of posting. This is in so many kits, I'm surprised that I didn't notice its absence from the site sooner. This is a near-neutral, and a very soft shade. I think that deeper skintones would not be flattered by this color since it would add some luster, but would also be a bit dulling - not good. For fair/light/medium skintones, though, this is a really versatile...

NYX Cosmetics’ Jumbo Lip Pencil in Coffee

NYX Cosmetics’ Jumbo Lip Pencil in Coffee

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I have no idea why this is called “Coffee.” I have never seen coffee this color, no matter how much creamer is added to it. Aside from that, this is a decent shade for paler skintones. It could look striking on medium skintones, as a contrast. I don't know that it's fully opaque, despite having fairly good coverage when I swatched it. It also didn't stick around for too long - standard behavior from the NYX Jumbo Lip Pencils.