Archives: February 2012

Question of the Week

We made it, at last.

This weekend is supposed to be a sunny and warm one here in the bay. I think I am going to bust out some more painting for this office re-design which is taking me 14 thousand years. Also I want to try and avoid the Superbowl as much as possible. 😉

Now for the question…

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MAC Mineralize Skincare Charged Water Collection for Spring 2012 Review

MAC Mineralize Skincare

MAC has a new permanent collection out called Mineralize Skincare and it consists of five new products, all with their new ionized Charged Water technology.

The collection includes Charged Water Cleanser, Charged Water Revitalizing Energy, Charged Water Moisture Gel, Charged Water Moisture Eye Cream and Charged Water Face and Body Lotion.

I have had the chance to play around with some of these products for a few weeks now and pretty much only have good things to say!

MAC Mineralize Charged Water Moisture Gel

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Estee Lauder Topaz Collection for Spring 2012 Swatches, Photos & Review

Estee Lauder’s new spring collection is called Topaz and it’s filled with gorgeous neutrals and blues.

The collection is fairly intimate but there are some really great items in it. And maybe a couple that didn’t quite meet up to my hopes and dreams…

Estee Lauder Topaz 2

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BB Couture Men on Film Collection for Spring 2012 Swatches & Review

BB Couture Men on Film is the second new collection from them for spring. It’s the “manly” side of the collection.

This set features matte nail colors. Four of them are matte and two have a shimmery/matte finish. Actually they’re more satin-like than truly matte.

I did have some issues with the formula with most of these. The matte (non-shimmer) ones are VERY thick. They’re kind of hard to get even with no streaks. I felt I needed two coats for maximum coverage around edges especially, but it was so thick it made it even streakier. The shimmer/mattes ones were less thick and easier to work with. No streaking.

BB Couture Commando

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