Browsing category: Summer 2011

Chanel Stylo Yeux Waterproof Eyeliner in Rose Platine – Swatches and Review

I thought it was time I did a proper review of Chanel Rose Platine eyeliner. I posted about it when I first received my Chanel Summer 2011 haul here and spoke about it again in this FOTD. I wasn't very pleased with Rose Platine originally and felt there must be something wrong with me as everyone else seemed to be utterly wowed by it. Well I've made a point of using the liner a couple times a week and it has definitely grown on me. It is a sort of champagne taupe with warm multi-coloured sparkle. It is gorgeous on the lower lash

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Dior Electric Tropics Collection 2011 Dior Addict Lipstick in 545 Fire is Smokin!

I took a chance ordering this orange...yes orange lipstick. This is my first Dior Addict lipstick and I wanted something a little different.  I knew the formula was sheer and I didn't have a shade anything like this in my collection so Dior Addict Lipstick in 545 Fire was my choice. I ABSOLUTELY LOVE IT!!!! I hope all the Dior Addict lipsticks have a formula just like this because it's perfect. This is what I wanted the Chanel Rouge Coco Shines to be. Sheer, light on the lips, without feeling too creamy. I can apply it without a

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Giving the Chanel Lilium Quad Another Chance

I thought I'd pull out the Chanel Summer 2011 collection Les 4 Ombres quad Lilium out and give it a second chance. I'd only wore it once when I first received and reviewed the summer collection here.I do like the shades in this palette but I just don't find they do much for me. The green is gorgeous but I do have a lot of Chanel quads with blackened greens as well as the gorgeous Le Metier de Beaute Kaleidoscope. The taupe shade is pretty but I seem to be the black sheep when it comes to taupe. They just don't seem to work for me?

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Chanel Summer 2011 Collection Swatches – Les Fleurs d’Ete de Chanel

Here are some pictures and swatches of the items I purchased from Chanel's Les Fleures d'Ete de Chanel Summer 2011 collection. Overall I'm very pleased with the collection. Being so fair I'm not usually attracted to a lot of the very bronzey summer collections but this season has had many offering for us pale gals!Chanel Soleil Tan de Chanel in Bronze RoseSoleil Tan de Chanel in Bronze Rose is a lovely bronzer/blush. I love that I can skip blush altogether and use this bronzer for both purposes with a lovely result. It is glowy

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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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