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Entries for Sunday, September 20 2020

Maybelline’s Color Sensational Lipstick in Fiery Fuchsia (810)

Maybelline’s Color Sensational Lipstick in Fiery Fuchsia (810)

Posted on Sunday, at

Without a liner this has more of a tendency to bleed…but it’s a lovely color on me. It doesn’t stain my lips like a few other Loaded Bolds shades; but it does seem to fade a little more slowly than other Color Sensational shades. I have a few other lipsticks in this color, but not with this one’s staying power or exact shade saturation.

Emily de Molly’s Start Things Over

Emily de Molly’s Start Things Over

Posted on Sunday, at

A lovely spring-green with a strong pink interference flash. Two coats gives me decent color, but I still can see the difference between my nail bed and the longer nail. There are many other EDM polishes that give full coverage - or more opacity - after two coats, so I can only guess that this is intentional. The polish in the bottle looks like it could lean blue-green, but when applied to the nail it’s more of what I...

NYX Cosmetics’ Vivid Brights Liner in Vivid Blossom

NYX Cosmetics’ Vivid Brights Liner in Vivid Blossom

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This color is a lighter shade, so it’s not as much a “definition” color as an “accent” shade. It is a bit on the liquidy side - I find that I have to wipe the brush on the lip of its container a lot more. On the other hand, that means that it isn’t quite as easy to over-apply! This looks almost like 1960s makeup minus the cat-eye lipstick: it’s a paler but not soft color, so...