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Entries for Thursday, February 06 2020

NYX Cosmetics’ Holographic Halo highlighter in Arctic Crush

NYX Cosmetics’ Holographic Halo highlighter in Arctic Crush

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When this was brand new, this was aqua-blue sparkle particles in a waxy base. Now (about a year after original purchase) the waxy base is a little drier, and the sparkle is more prominent and a little more prone to falling away after a few hours. This is now a sparsely loaded glitter stick. It’s definitely “festival makeup” at this point - I can’t imagine wearing this to a client site, even a smaller amount.

Too Faced’s La Crème Mystical Lipstick in Fairy Tears

Too Faced’s La Crème Mystical Lipstick in Fairy Tears

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This appears to be yellow, but it applies as a semisheer pink with a fairly strong pearl finish. The pink varies with your body chemistry, but on me it’s definitely a pink. The finish says “creme” but the lipsticks are a little bit…bumpy. The particles in the lipstick are not quite glittery, more like smaller flakies. I don’t know why these are in there, but they’re much more visible in Fairy Tears than in the other...