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Shopping the Stash: Blushes

I think my favourite part about unpacking (if there is one) is getting to re-shop my stash… there are SO many things that I’d completely forgotten about that it’s embarrassing and while I continue to love new makeup releases there is something very calming about being able to just pull out a container of makeup and swatch an afternoon away. 516 more words

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Cle de Peau Voyages Palette

Sometimes I look at all the makeup brands available and get completely boggled as to how one brand is meant to eclipse all the others short of the inevitable #bblogger overexposure that seems to happen on a regular basis (AKA when every beauty blog on the planet receives their press samples in the same week). 572 more words

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Shu Uemura x Takashi Murakami 6 Heart Princess Lip and Cheek Stains

Perhaps it’s because Shu Uemura is expanding its counter presence in Canada (it’s now available at certain Sephora branches and The Bay) but I was surprised to see on Twitter that many people hadn’t heard of it! 281 more words

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Shu Uemura Tokyo Lights Palette 02

I am generally impressed with Shu uemura lately – not only have the new limited edition palettes had good pigmentation, but they are one of the only brands whose prices have recently decreased despite new releases (although I still think the Canadian markup is a bit ridiculous). 140 more words

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SUQQU Spring 2013: EX-11 Sumiredama

On the rare occasions I have to go to work but not be at the bedside or be there by or until 7AM I actually attempt to do my makeup – but given that I am prone to either bold lips or eyes or both, I think I look strange with OL friendly looks (my ‘work’ routine is either nothing at all or just base and eyebrows). 141 more words

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Armani Eyes to Kill Pantelleria, Les Merveilleuses de Laduree Blush Trio FOTD

Les Merveilleuses de Laduree is one of those brands whose releases I eagerly anticipate but always forget to write about – which is a shame, as I know it’s price point is so high a lot of people haven’t tried it! 230 more words

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Stash Spotlight: Majolica Majorca Cream de Cheek Blushes

I didn’t post a lot about my trip to Philippines last year, but the only time I got made over at an actual makeup counter while in the country was at the Majolica Majorca counter in SM Pampanga, during which I learned that : 254 more words

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