Tarte Eye Candy Limited Edition Waterproof Cream Shadow Collection for Holiday 2011 Swatches & Review

Tarte Eye Candy Waterproof Cream Shadow Collection

And NOW for the QVC exclusive! ;)

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

I hope all of you who are celebrating have a fabulous day and even better meal. I know I plan on stuffing my face!

Ten things I am thankful for this year:

  • My husband, who is the best ever!
  • My family and few but close friends.
  • My cats; without them life would be much more boring (and way less cute).
  • You guys! If no one actually read my blog then it really wouldn’t be much of anything.
  • My house. Though I want to gut almost every room in it and it’s not my style, I still like it because it’s mine. Continue reading »

From the Archives: Benefit Showoffs!

Once upon a time in the mid to late 1990’s Benefit had a product called Showoffs! They came in little tubes and were loose powders that you could use as eye shadows or under eye shadow or liner to bump up the color, or really anywhere you wanted!

From what I remember they came in maybe 5 or 6 shades and I had three of them. I still have two and I love them as much now as I did then.

Benefit Showoffs

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Tarte Smolder Eyes Limited Edition Amazonian Clay Waterproof Liner Collection for Holiday 2011 Swatches & Review

Tarte Smolder Eyes Amazonian Clay Waterproof Liner Collection

Tarte has some new limited edition holiday items out and one of them is available on Sephora and Tarte’s website. It’s the Amazonian Clay Waterproof Liner Collection.

This set includes six of their really cool SmolderEYES liners. These liners come in a pencil shape and on one end you have the liner and the other a smudge tip. It also comes with a sharpener for use with these.

The colors included are:

  • Golden Beige
  • Moss
  • Violet
  • Espresso
  • Smoke
  • Silver Black

These can be used as smudged out liner or eyeshadow or a colored base for a powdered eyeshadow. Versatility rocks!

More fun facts!

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Share Yourself Vol. 4

Welcome to another edition of Share Yourself!

Let’s take a peek into the talents of some great bloggers/YouTube-rs!

Who: Adia Braun
Fun Facts:
1. I’m a photographer based in Thailand and currently live in Germany.
2. I love photography,Art, Music, Movies and I’m particularly interested in fashion and make-up.
3. Get to know me at my personal blog http://adiabraun.com/
The Look:
This is a Halloween look.
Products used
Face
P2 matt profitime foundation no.021
Beauty maker concealer (from Taiwan)
Diorskin x4 control foundation powder no.20
Cheeks
Avon mineral powder (tan)
Make me gorgeous (light peach/pink)
Eyes
Essence glitter (silver)
Zoeva 88 matt eyeshadows (silver ,black)
Etude orgel blush no.04 (white shimmer color for the highlight)
Gino Maccray gel eyeliner (black)
Essence liquid eyeliner (black)
Essence maximum definition mascara
Eyebrows
Zoeva 88 matt eyeshadows (brown)
Lips
Gino maccray lipstick with lipgloss (nude as a base/concealer)
H&M Lanvin lipstick (red)
Zoeva pigment (black over the red to turn the lips into plum black color)

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