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Favorite Spring/Summer Nail Polish | Makeup Wars

This week the Makeup Wars team is sharing our favorite nail polishes for Spring and early Summer. I have so many beautiful new nail colours that I am excited to start using this season but with almost cutting the end of my finger off a week ago my plans of swatching them all for you have been squashed. I was hoping to at least do some nail wheel swatches for you but it turns out my daughter has stolen most of them from me to play with. Hopefully I can get swatches up of more of these lovely new polishes up for you shortly, but in

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Top 10 Deep Berry and Plum Shades for Winter Beauty

Today the Top Ten Beauty Blogger team is sharing our Top 10 Deep Berry and Plum Shades that are perfect for your winter and holiday beauty looks. I love this time of year because I adore this colour family. I know you fair gals feel me! With so much to choose from it was hard to narrow down, but here are 10 products I find myself reaching for often. In no particular order: Dior Vernis in Be Dior Le Metier de Beaute Eyeshadow in Fig Le Metier de Beaute Eyeshadow in Plum Chanel Joues Contraste Blush in Plum

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Top 10 Beauty Products Under $10

Today the Beauty Blogger Top Ten Team is sharing our picks for Top 10 Beauty Products under $10. There are so many amazing products available out there that are priced under $10 and perform as well as, or even better than, their higher priced competitors. Here are some of my current favourites.

L'Oreal Le Matte Lipstick ($9.99 CAD) - These intensely pigmented twist up lipstick sticks have a liquid velvet complex for a unique soft touch sensation on the lips that never feels dry. Available in 5 shades. Shown

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Top 10 Fall 2015 Nails

Top 10 Nail Polishes for Fall 2015

Today the Beauty Blogger Top Ten Tuesday team is sharing our Top 10 Nail Polishes for Fall 2015. Make sure you let me know what your favourites are in the comments below! In no particular order: Dior Be Dior Essie Leggy Legend Dior Métropolis OPI Worth a Pretty Penny Essie Frock n' Roll Dior Cosmopolite OPI St. Mark's the Spot Dior Diorific Mystere (this is Holiday 2015 but perfect for fall!) Essie In the Lobby Dior Tribale

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My Top 10 Fall 2015 Beauty Products

Today the Beauty Blogger Top Ten team is excited to share with you our Top 10 Fall 2015 Beauty Products and collections. I have discovered so many amazing new products this season, (apparently a lot of lip products!), so I can't wait to reintroduce you to these great new Fall 2015 releases. Some are limited edition so find them while you can. In no particular order: Charlotte Tilbury Matte Revolution Lipsticks - Matte lipsticks have come a long way and the Revolution lipsticks from Charlotte Tilbury are a perfect example

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essie Fall 2015 Collection Review and Swatches

Fall 2015 fashion is all about 70's rock 'n roll and boho fabulousness. The partnership of essie with Rebecca Minkoff, as their Global Colour Designer, has resulted in this stunning rock 'n' roll inspired collection. The essie Fall 2015 Collection includes six shades: Leggy Legend - alloyed bronze bombshell. This is a stunning antiqued bronze shimmer. In the Lobby - exotic cinnamon plum. A dark vampy plum cream. Bell-Bottom Blues - intense midnight indigo. A gorgeous multifaceted indigo shimmer. Frock 'n Roll -

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My Top 10 Summer Beauty Products

Today the Top Ten Beauty Blogger Team is sharing our Top 10 Summer Beauty Products. There have been so many beautiful releases this season that it is tough narrowing it down to just ten. Here are my pics in no particular order. Urban Decay Afterglow Blushes ($26 US) Even the matte shades make your skin look like it's glowing from within. These blushes are nothing less than stunning. Urban Decay Revolution High Color Lip Glosses ($22 US) - The pigmentation and formula of these lipsticks are superb and the shades available

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Essie Summer 2015 Collection Swatches and Review

Meet one of my favourite new summer nail collections. The Essie Summer 2015 Collection. These summer sun inspired shades are cheerful with a soft sophistication that I love. The blues are some of the most stunning blues I have ever seen. The six shades in the collection are: Private Weekend - sparkling crisp white. This is an opaque bright white with very subtle fleck glitter that isn't really visible on the nail except in bright sunlight. Chillato - frozen cream pistachio. This is one of my favourites in the collection.

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essie neon 2015 collection Review and Swatches

Essie is embracing the colourful spirit of the Coachella Music Festival for their Essie Neon 2015 Collection. I love vibrant colours and this collection does not disappoint. There are 6 shades in the collection: Groove is in the Heart - peachy pink neon. Coacha'bella - It-girl molten magenta. Vibrant Vibes - Vivid neon lime. Melody Maker - Deep lyrical teal. Make Some Noise - Raucous electric blue. All Access Pass - Boho indigo violet. The formula on these is great. Some are a little thinner than others but

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Essie Resort 2015 Collection Review, Photos, Swatches

Whether you're vacationing in sunny paradise, or just dreaming of spring, the Essie Resort 2015 Collection has everything you need for sophisticated, chic resort style. The shades in the collection are: Time for Me Time - iridescent blush sheer pink Stones n' Roses - petal pink coral Cocoa Karma - molten milk chocolate Suite Retreat - blissed out blue orchid Time for Me Time was a pleasant surprise for me. In the bottle at quick glance it looks like a simple pale pink beige. Closer examination reveals a gorgeous

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Essie Spring 2015 Collection Review, Photos, Swatches

The essie Spring 2015 Collection is utter perfection. I can't even tell you what my favourite shade is from the collection because I have so many. This spring collection is all about florals. An exquisitely beautiful garden of the most beautiful shades. There are 6 shades in the collection. Each perfectly lovely in it's own way: Perennial Chic - sumptuous tawny tulip Picked Perfect - antique almond peony Petal Pushers - smoky stone rose Blossom Dandy - mint creme hydrangea Garden Variety - teal blue

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Marsala Product Roundup, Swatches, and Look | Makeup Wars

The Makeup Wars Team post today is all about Marsala. The color of the year for 2015. Here is a roundup and a look featuring all of the SEPHORA + PANTONE UNIVERSE products I've reviewed over the past couple weeks as well as a some other Marsala colour family items from other brands. If you'd like to read the full reviews on all the SEPHORA + PANTONE UNIVERSE products you can click here. Facets of Marsala Multi-Finish Eye Palette ($39 US/$49 CAD) This eye shadow palette containing matte, glitter, pearl, and shimmer finishes, and

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Essie Cashmere Matte 2015

essie Cashmere Matte 2015 Collection Review, Photos, Swatches

The essie Cashmere Matte 2015 Collection embraces the beauty and elegance of the best cashmeres with a collection of 6 new nail polishes in a satin-matte finish. The shades have a gorgeous micro-iridescent finish with the exception of Wrap Me Up and All Eyes on Nude which are strictly satin-matte. [caption id="attachment_24991" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Comfy in Cashmere | Just Stitched | Just Stitched | Wrap Me Up | All Eyes on Nude | Coat Couture | Spun in Luxe[/caption] Wrap your nails in cashmere with the essie

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Top 13 Posts of 2013 on Perilously Pale

1. Dior Holiday 2013 Golden Winter Collection 5 Couleurs Eye Palettes in Golden Snow and Golden Flower - Photos, Swatches, and Review 2. How to do Cat Eye Eyeliner With Tips for Hooded Eyes for The Fashion Magazine Beauty Panel 3. Dior Diorific Lipsticks in Diva, Winter, and Minuit for Holiday 2013 Golden Winter Collection - Photos, Swatches, and Review 4. City Lash Lash Growth Enhancer Review 5. Essie Summer 2013 Collection - Photos, Swatches and Review 6. Maybelline Color Sensational Vivids

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Essie Winter 2013 Collection Photos and Information

I must say I am ready to ditch the bright corals and pinks of summer and dive into the rich hues of autumn and winter. One collection that has me swooning is the Essie Winter 2013 Collection hitting stores and salons this October 2013. I don't think there's a shade I don't love in the bunch! When the cold wind blows, warm up with gorgeous colour. Now is the time to invest in a bold statement coat, because there’s nothing like the perfect ‘it’ coat to sashay through the slush in style. This season, I am so excited about the

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Essie Bridal 2013 Collection ~ Not Just for Brides! ~ Photos, Swatches, and Review

Brides Schmides. The Essie Bridal 2013 Collection is for everyone! These are certainly uber feminine shades but they need not be reserved for weddings only. This collection of soft, spring perfect shades is sure to bring out the innocence we all, most, some of us possess. I had envisioned this collection being sheer but in fact they all offer opaque and even coverage in two coats. All four shades offer the most delicate, subtle shimmer with Using My Maiden Name offering an iridescent effect. No Baggage Please - Positively rosy

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