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Entries for Monday, November 13 2017

LaurEss’ Remembrance

LaurEss’ Remembrance

Posted on Monday, at

This is almost a neutral brown. The frost finish isn’t quite smooth enough to be a pearl finish, but it doesn’t really block too much of the base shade. I don’t know that I have too many other browns like this, even with all of the browns that I have. (There may be a near-match from BE in there somewhere.)

TKB Trading’s Red Oxide

TKB Trading’s Red Oxide

Posted on Monday, at

I got this kind of on a whim. I knew that any oxide - that is, pure colorant either minimally adulterated by other ingredients or not diluted at all - would have extremely good color payoff. I wasn’t sure how good its staying power would be, though. It’s just barely warm in some lighting, more of an orange-red in others. I could probably use this as a lip color. I ended up applying it slightly dampened with facial...