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Lise Watier Fall 2015 EYEvolution Collection Review and Swatches

The Lise Watier Fall 2015 EYEvolution Collection is, you guessed it, all about eyes! The star product in the collection is the limited edition EYEvolution Quartet ($37 CAD) eyeshadow palette. It includes 4 shades of Lise Watier's incredible creme-to-powder eyeshadow formula. They offer a beautiful smooth texture with great colour payoff and long lasting wear. I really love the shades offered in this palette because they are still neutrals but offer a nice amount of interest and contrast to their colour story, while still being

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NARS Fall 2015 Collection Review and Swatches

I can't believe we are sharing Fall 2015 Collections already. I have been enjoying this summer more than most I can remember in recent history. The weather has been incredible and we have been taking full advantage of it. At the same time I find myself latching on to the new fall clothing and makeup releases with much more anticipation and excitement than usual. Normally I would never start investing in a Fall wardrobe at the beginning of August but I've already been going a little crazy. I really am excited about fall. Today I

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Beat the Summer Meltdown with These Budgeproof Shadow Sticks

Eyeshadow sticks that are resistant to water, sweat, and humidity, are the perfect summer makeup product. Use them as a liner, smudged out as a shadow, or as a base for your eyeshadows for budge proof, long lasting wear. SEPHORA COLLECTION Colorful Shadow & Liner ($14 US/$18 CAD) Let it Snow (matte white). This is a wonderful shade for using as a base to make soft or pastel summer shades look more vibrant on the eyes. If you like to go full on white on your lower waterline it works great there as well. It is really creamy

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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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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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NARS matte velvet shadow sticks

NARS Matte Velvet Shadow Sticks in Reykjavik, Glenan, Nunavut | Review, Photos, Swatches

The NARS Eye Opening Act Collection released this month is a limited-edition collection featuring two eyeshadow palettes, and illuminating multiple and 5 new Matte Velvet Shadow Sticks ($32 CAD). I have 3 of the NARS Matte Velvet Shadow Sticks to share with you. REYKJAVIK - Grey GLÉNAN - Blue NUNAVUT -  Purple The pencils are richly pigmented and creamy. The swatches below are a single swipe of the pencil. The creamy consistency applies beautifully and gives you adequate time to blend the product. They blend out

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Marc Jacobs Twinkle Pop Eye Stick in On the Verge and Three Shakes| Review, Photos, Swatches

For Fall 2014 Marc Jacobs Beauty has released the new Marc Jacobs Twinkle Pop Eye Stick  ($28US/$35 CAD). I can tell you right now that I want them ALL! The shades I am showing you today are: On the Verge - Iced grape shimmer. Three Shakes - Milk chocolate shimmer. The Marc Jacobs Twinkle Pop are a propel-repel (retractable) style cream eyeshadow pencil. I love the sleek chrome packaging that shows the colour inside on the tip. The formula of these eyeshadows is truly outstanding. They are so smooth and creamy.

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Maybelline Color Tattoo Leather 24hr Eyeshadows | All Shades | Photos, Swatches, Review

I have expressed my love for the Maybelline Color Tattoo 24hr Eyeshadows before. I love using cream eyeshadows as a base for my eye looks to ensure all day wear and intense colour payoff and these affordably priced options from Maybelline give me the opportunity to have a huge assortment of beautiful colours at my disposal. They can of course be applied on there own for a quick and budge-proof eye look. Rich leather textures were big on the runways for F/W'14 and Maybelline has embraced this trend in beauty with a new line of

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Avon mark Summer Brights

Embrace the Bold Colour Trend This Summer With Avon and mark.

This summer is all about bold colours and shocking neons. Embrace the colour trend this summer with these fun products from Avon and mark.. From wearable hints of colour to full on pops of vibrant hues you are sure to find something you love. Avon Extra Lasting Eyeshadow Inks ($9.99 CAD) in Gold Gleam and Infinite Teal - Crease-proof, sweat-proof and waterproof cream gel formula. Also available in Totally Taupe, Always Merlot, Endless Purple, and Forever Bronze. Avon Electric Lip Gloss ($8 CAD) in Flashy, Chill, and

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Take Anything Summer Splashes Your Way with Make Up For Ever Aqua Matic Eyeshadows and Aqua Smoky Extravagant Mascara | Review

When I think of waterproof makeup I immediately think MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua. Their line of Aqua products is exceptional and never disappoints. I am so excited about these new MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua Matic Eye Shadow Pencils ($25 CAD). The MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua Creams are a staple for me both personally and professionally. These new Aqua Matic Pencils are like my beloved Aqua Creams in a super quick and easy to use retractable pencil form. Actually I think they exceed the Aqua Creams waterproof and budgeproof capabilities. When

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Elizabeth Arden Summer Look Collection Featuring One of My Favorite New Products | Looks, Photos, Products Swatches

The Elizabeth Arden Summer 2014 Summer Escape Collection has some really fun nautical themed packaging. As soon as I saw the boxes I knew this was going to be a fun collection. Open up the boxes and all the products aside from the mascara have their own touch of this nautical look and are a mix of sandy neutrals and vivid maritime hues. The collection includes: LIMITED EDITION Pure Finish Summer Escape Bronzing Powder ($45.00 CAD) in Warm Glow 01 (Pink & Gold Pearls), Deep Glow 02 (Gold & Copper Pearls) A silky

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shu uemura Spring 2014 Bijoux Collection Silk Cushion Eyeshadows | Photos, Swatches, Review

Shu Uemura Spring 2014 Bijoux Collection brings us four potted eyeshadows with the most delightful texture and finish. The Silk Cushion Eyeshadows ($30 CAD/$22 US) have a really fun marshmallow like cushiony feel. The shadows are incredibly light yet offer excellent pigment for such delicate shades. They come in four shades: Morganite Pink Amethyst Purple Peridot Green Amber Brown [caption id="attachment_17999" align="aligncenter" width="600"] shu uemura Silk Cushion Eyeshadow in Morganite

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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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