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New SEPHORA COLLECTION Makeup and Beauty Releases for Fall 2015

SEPHORA COLLECTION has really been stepping up their game the past couple of years. The new makeup and beauty releases for Fall 2015 continue this trend with some really lovely product offerings. The limited edition Sephora Collection Blush Palette 101 ($28 US/$35 CAD) is a beautiful geometrically designed blush palette that includes four blush shades and one luminizer. The palette is really large meaning you can actually get to the individual shades quite easily. The luminizer has a lovely fine shimmer. The bronzer shade has a

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Charlotte Tilbury The Dolce Vita Look Review Including the New Matte Revolution Lipstick in Bond Girl

Oh my goodness I am in TROUBLE. I have developed an all consuming obsession with Charlotte Tilbury cosmetics. I have been a fan of Charlotte Tilbury for years. I can't even remember how I was first introduced to her, but I loved her YouTube videos. When she announced she was coming out with her own cosmetics line I was incredibly excited. I knew she loved high end, luxury products so I was expecting nothing but the best. When the range was first released, but not yet available in Canada, I was so close to ordering from the UK, I

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shu uemura Haute Street Vision of Beauty Vol. 02 Fall 2015 Collection Review & Swatches

Last year's Vision of Beauty Vol. 01 Collection contained some of my all time favorite products. I am a HUGE shu uemura fan and I anticipate their new releases with bated breath. When I heard that the Fall 2015 shu uemura collection was going to be the Vision of Beauty Vol. 02 Collection I was beyond excited. Shu demur's International Artistic Director, Uchiide, was inspired by the creativity and vibrant color of street art for the shu uemura Haute Street Vision of Beauty Vol. 02 Fall 2015 Collection. The eyeshadow palettes and

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Guerlain Bloom of Rose Fall 2015 Collection Rose Aux Joues Blush and KissKiss RoseLip in Pink Me Up

Today I am sharing a couple pieces from the Guerlain Bloom of Rose Fall 2015 Collection. I must say I love the new black with a hint of gold Guerlain packaging! First up we have one of the new Guerlain blushes. The Guerlain Rose Aux Joues Tender Blush ($57 CAD/$52 US) is a much softer formula than the prior version which was a bit harder in the pan. This new formula is smooth and silky and easy to pick up product. The sleek black magnetic closure case with subtle gold Guerlain logo is so chic. Open it up and you are greeted

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The Pretty in Pink Lip and Cheek Combo From Fusion Beauty That I am Loving Right Now

LipFusion Plump & Shine Lipstick in Babydoll ($31 CAD) This lipstick has plumping benefits thanks to Expand-a-Somes which are microscopic lipid spheres that boost the lips natural lipid content, while embedding in between lip tissue, to build firmness and volume. The formula feels lightweight and very smoothing on the lips. It gives a sheer finish with great colour payoff and a gorgeous shine. The formula includes Organic Green Coffee Oil to restores lipids and rehydrates lips, increasing elastic and collagen

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Dior Diorblush Cheek Sticks for Fall 2015 will Have You Blushing With Pleasure

I have been gravitating more and more towards cream blushes lately so when I saw Dior was releasing three limited edition Dior Diorblush Cheek Sticks ($ US/$41 CAD) with their Dior Fall 2015 Cosmopolite Collection I was very excited. These cheek sticks have a velvety creamy finish and offer incredible pigment. These are not shy on colour! The three available shades: 675 Cosmopolite Coral - apricot orange 765 Cosmopolite Rosewood - rosewood 845 Cosmopolite Pink - fresh pink The blush is very pigmented yet blends

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Too Faced Love Flush Long-lasting 16 Hour Blush Review for Fall 2015

New from Too Faced for Fall 2015 is the new Too Faced Love Flush Long-lasting 16 Hour Blush ($26 US/$ CAD). These blushes are everything you could want in a blush. The pigmentation is wonderful. The powder is creamy smooth with now chalkiness or powder kick up. The finish is smooth and skin like. You can't beat the adorable heart shaped slim packaging. [caption id="attachment_27100" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Clockwise from top: Justify My Love, Baby Love, Love Hangover, How Deep is Your Love?[/caption] Shown

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Neoneutral the Christopher Kane Collection for NARS Review and Swatches

The Christopher Kane for NARS Collection is a collaboration that has brought about a selection of gorgeous shades that balance natural nudes with vibrant neons. The formulas and colours of these blushes, eyeshadows, and lip glosses are a such a joyful mix of sheer and vibrant, matte and glittery, subdued and bold, that I couldn't help but fall in love. Not to mention the packaging. Just look at that amazing packaging! The signature matte black rubberized packaging with neon pink foiled lettering. Hot! Starscape Blush ($30

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My Tarte Summer 2015 Favourites

I am loving these new products from the limited edition Tarte Summer 2015 Collection. The perfect shades and tools for effortless, chic summer makeup. The Tarte Park Avenue Princess Contour Palette ($41 CAD) is actually from the Spring 2015 collection I believe but I am including here because I am obsessed with it. It is perfect for fair skin. The palette includes: • Amazonian clay matte waterproof bronzer in Park Ave Princess - This bronzer is the perfect gentle tan bronze with no orange tones and a satin matte finish. •

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Get That Dewy Skin Natural Look with These New Products from Nudestix

NUDESTIX has added several new products to their range recently and I'm going to be sharing some of them with you today. NUDESTIX #gobronze ($35 US/$38 CAD) is a beautifully packaged set including two Magnetic Eye Color Pencils in Gilt and Immortal. The gold and bronze shades offer a subtle magnetic finish and have great pigmentation and colour payoff. I highly recommend using a primer with these as I always experience quite a bit of creasing and fading. The shadows can be blended out for a sheerer finish or worn more opaquely,

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My Latest Beauty Obsession | Urban Decay Afterglow Blush Review

Today the Makeup Wars team is sharing our Latest Beauty Obsession. Mine is the newly released, for Summer 2015, Urban Decay Afterglow Blush ($26 US/$31 CAD). More specifically my obsession is the shade Obsessed from the Afterglow blush line. The packaging of the Afterglow blushes is fantastic. The gunmetal effect compact is lightweight and secures with a strong magnetic closure. The lid of the compact has a fishnet design that can be seen, along with the blush shade beneath, through the UD cutout on the outside of the lid. The

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Lise Watier Rivages Summer 2015 Collection Review and Look

I always get so excited to see what Lise Watier is going to release with their seasonal collections. You can be guaranteed it will include exceptional products with unique and beautiful packaging. Well the Lise Watier Rivages Summer 2015 Collection exceeded my expectations. This is one of my favourite collections they have released. Inspired by the natural sunny beauty of the beach, the Rivages collection has everything you need to look amazing this summer. The star of the collection is this limited edition Lise Watier Palette

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Christa Potter is a professional makeup artist with a passion for introducing women to the newest and best in beauty with a touch of fashion and lifestyle.

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