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Entries for Friday, August 28 2015

Meow Cosmetics’ Crystalline Cat Opal glow powder

Meow Cosmetics’ Crystalline Cat Opal glow powder

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I don't see the flashes of blue and green and gold that I normally associate with opals (or, well, fire opals)...but there is the pale pink, almost milky base color with a faint shimmer. (All told, that's a much better look for a glow powder.) I don't know how well this glow powder would work on the deepest skintones - it might dull your skin, rather than adding subtle highlights. I've experimented a few times with using this as...

NYX Cosmetics’ Jumbo Lip Pencil in Narcisse

NYX Cosmetics’ Jumbo Lip Pencil in Narcisse

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Vampy - definitely a deep, vampy color. I can't wear the color as-is on my lips, I have to blot significantly. It's just too dark for me to wear easily. Blotted…it's a litle bit uneven, but not too much. And if I'm able to wear a lip primer, the color does stay in place for quite a while (or, if no lip primer, I get a stain which goes nicely under one of my Buxom lip polishes.)