Categorized: Holiday 2012

Buxom Time To Shine Mini Lip Collection for Holiday 2012 Swatches & Review

Buxom Time To Shine

New this holiday season from Buxom is the 6-piece Time To Shine Mini Lip Collection.

Time To Shine features six small-sized glosses in both the Big & Healthy Lip Polish formula and Big & Healthy Lip Cream formula. Various finishes abound! The four Lip Polishes have a really nice brown sugar scent, and the two Lip Creams have no scent.

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China Glaze Holiday Joy for Holiday 2012 Swatches, Review & Giveaway!

China Glaze Holiday Joy Collage copy

China Glaze Holiday Joy is here! I always start feeling like it’s getting really close to the holidays when the super glittery 12-piece nail collections come out. Shimmer, glitter, metallic and holographic-ness – you can find something for everyone in Holiday Joy.

Luckily for all of us who like the way glitter nail polish looks but DREAD the removal, there were really only three in this collection that were messy with removal. Yahoo!

China Glaze Holiday Joy

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MAC Primped Out Fabulousness Holiday 2012 Collection Swatches & Review

MAC Primped Out

The MAC Primped Out Fabulousness collection for holiday 2012 features a range of super cute gift ideas.

Included in this are some Lip Look Bags, Eye Look Bags and Perfectly Plush Brush Kits. Everything comes in an adorable leopard spotted bag. I think the packaging here is spot on. Get it, SPOT on? Sorry I had to. 😉

I have one of the Lip Look Bags and one of the Perfectly Plush Brush Kits.

MAC Primped Out Lip Look Bag Luxurious Pink
Lip Look Bag Luxurious Pink

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MAC Glamour Daze Nail Lacquers for Holiday 2012 Swatches & Review

MAC Glamour Daze for holiday 2012 includes four new nail lacquers. Three of the four are kind of sweet, feminine shades. And the other is the only absolute must have. For me anyway…

The formula went from horrible to pretty good. The more MAC lacquer I swatch the more I realize just how bad the creme formula is from them. Their cremes are nearly always thick, sticky and streaky. But the foils and shimmers tend to be SO much better! Not sure how this happens and why they can’t fix it, but I really think they need to start figuring it out. Especially if they are going to keep raising the prices…More on that below.

MAC Endless Night
Endless Night

Endless Night is a pale shimmery greyish pink with iridescent pink shimmer. This one is extremely sheer, and even after three coats you can see my nail line. It’s also a bit streaky. Nothing really very interesting I don’t think.

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MAC Glamour Daze for Holiday 2012 Swatches & Review

MAC Glamour Daze

MAC Glamour Daze is a really gorgeous new holiday 2012 collection. Glamour Daze features a colorful variety of Extra Dimension Eye Shadows, Skinfinishes, Fluidlines, Powder Blushes, Nail Lacquers, Lipsticks, Lipglasses and Kohl Eye Pencils.

I was really drawn to this collection as soon as I saw the promotional photos. These kinds of colors are so *me*. And I am happy to report, most of what I played around with lived up to what I hoped!

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