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Entries for Tuesday, December 01 2015

BBAC 2015, Day Two: Favorite Primers

BBAC 2015, Day Two: Favorite Primers

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For the longest time I resisted the idea of using any primers at all. It added more products to my routine, it added more time required, and what did they really do anyway? Well, now I know. If I don't use primers, my makeup will go on, but it won't stay on too long. How long my makeup will stay in place sans primer ranges from 30 minutes (hooded and oily lids) to 1 hour (lips - that's usually the point when...

BareMinerals’ Storybook Romance kit

BareMinerals’ Storybook Romance kit

Posted on Tuesday, at

This and the Gorgeous Eyes Unlocked were both great to see this year - both loose-powder kits, and both with over half of the eyeshadows were new! (Tiramisu and Virtue had both been released before, but were never available for standalone individual purchase.) All of the face colors were repromotes - two, Pure Radiance and Giddy Pink blush - are available for individual purchase, and have been for a long time. But this kit is excellent to introduce someone to...

BareMinerals’ Party-Perfect Glam kit

BareMinerals’ Party-Perfect Glam kit

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This feels like another “put a bunch of items together and see if we can get rid of this remaining inventory” kit. Everything had previously been released - some items had previously been part of the regular lineup available for individual purchase, and had been either discontinued or rotated out of the boutiques. These kits don’t come along at announced times, and if you’ve got a lot of BE already chances are good that you’ll own over...