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Dior Cool Wave Summer 2018

Dior Cool Wave Summer 2018 Collection Review and Swatches

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[op-opleads uid=”Ba5xNg95zjJY”] PR Samples/Affiliate Links There is a new Dior Addict lip product for summer. The new Dior Addict Lip Tattoo ($36 CAD) is a long-wear coloured lip tint. A lip ink. The light, fluid formula tints lips with a pigmented, yet transparent colour that sinks into lips for transfer proof and comfortable wear. The […]

Dior Addict Lip Tattoo Review and Swatches

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PR Samples/Affiliate Links Crazy as it may seem, I’ve yet to try the original Juicy Shakers. When the new Lancôme Matte Shaker ($22 US/$29 CAD) arrived I was very excited to try it and completely surprised and delighted by the results. I am not a matte lip product fan in general. What I didn’t expect […]

Lancôme Matte Shaker Liquid Lipcolour Review

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PR Samples/Affiliate Links I have always been a big fan of the YSL Glossy Stains. There have been several posts here on Perilously Pale over the years about the formula, and it has been included in many a favorites roundup. Given my love of the product, I was very excited to discover that YSL was launching […]

YSL Vinyl Cream Lip Stain Review & Swatches

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Today I have some of the new lip products from the Tarte Fall 2015 Energy Noir Collection to share with you. The Fall collection brings two new shades of Tarte LipSurgence™ Matte Lip Tint and a new shade of Tarte LipSurgence™ skintuitive™ Lip Tint. The two new shades of Tarte LipSurgence™ Matte Lip Tint ($24 US/$29 […]

Tarte Fall 2015 Energy Noir Collection LipSurgence Matte Lip Tints and Skintuitive Lip Tint

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MAKE UP FOR EVER has added some new shades to their waterproof Aqua family for summer. Perfect for summer are the new Aqua Rouge 23 Apricot Pink and 21 Cool Candy Pink. I have Cool Candy Pink to share with today. I have raved about the MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua Rouge ($24 US/$29 CAD) products […]

MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua Rouge 21 Cool Candy Pink Review

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Hi! I’m Christa and I’m a professional makeup artist. I'm passionate about helping women embrace, and enhance, their natural beauty. I believe makeup should not be a mask we hide behind. It’s a fun and empowering tool to accentuate our true beauty.

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