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Entries for Tuesday, October 20 2020

Makeup Revolution’s Maxi Reloaded Palette in Monster Mattes

Makeup Revolution’s Maxi Reloaded Palette in Monster Mattes

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This kit contains 45 matte shadows in a rainbow of shades, mostly more saturated shades with a few brighter shades. There are a few soft shades, and a handful of neutrals, as well as some deeper, almost-autumnal colors. It’s a good complement, shade-wise, to both Dream Big and Large It Up. I love that MUR decided to release a palette full of mattes! I like shimmer shades, but having good solid mattes is equally attractive (for one, you can layer...

Wet n Wild’s Fantasy Makers paint palettes: Brights 2019

Wet n Wild’s Fantasy Makers paint palettes: Brights 2019

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The 2019 colors for the Fantasy Makers Brights palette. In previous years, the Brights palette was primarily…well, primary colors. Starting in 2019, it was three colors with a medium-light and a deeper version of each. The navy blue and the fuchsia-pink came forward from the previous version; the purples are new. The Fantasy Makers line has most often been marketed as Halloween makeup, though in 2019 summer I also saw Fantasy Maker items being sold as “festival” makeup. I feel like this...

IT Cosmetics + Alex and Ani Starry Eyed Brush Trio kit

IT Cosmetics + Alex and Ani Starry Eyed Brush Trio kit

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Three eyeshadow brushes with silver glitter over black paint on the handles, blue metal ferrules, and synthetic bristles. The brushes cover most needs for eyeshadow: one crease brush, one smudge brush, and one all-over / blender brush. I don’t like this kit as much as the other two - I have lots and lots of eyeshadow brushes already, and the decorations on these handles aren’t as interesting to me - but they’re still good quality brushes. (And I...