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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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REALIZING BEAUTY NAMED BEST BEAUTY SITE

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I’ve already talked quite frequently about my love of Chanel’s Rouge Coco formula. This is pulled from a previous review I made: I love the fuller coverage colour these lipsticks provide and the fact that they aren’t overly creamy. I don’t care for lipsticks with too much slip that feel like they are moving all […]

Chanel Rouge Coco Lipstick 31 Cambon – Swatches & Review

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This is the only Yves Saint Laurent product I own a the moment. I’d tried a couple of their raved about Rouge Volupte lipsticks in the past and really didn’t care for them. I found them heavy on the lips with way too much slip. I’m not a fan of too much slip in my […]

YSL Rouge Pur Couture Lipstick in 9 Rose Stiletto – Swatches & Review

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I really love the Chanel Rouge Allure Extrait de Gloss formula. I’m not sure why I only own the three I do? Time to rectify that! It is a more opaque formula than most of the Glossimers and the shades have very fine shimmer to no shimmer. They are very long wearing for a gloss […]

Chanel Rouge Allure Extrait de Gloss in 52 Genie – Review and Swatches

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I hesitated for a long time before ordering Le Metier de Beaute Sheer Brilliance Lip Gloss in Summerland. I loved the look of the colour but I was concerned my mentions in other reviews of it being frosty. I don’t do frosty. Well…turns out I do! This gloss is as jam packed with shimmer as […]

Le Metier de Beaute Sheer Brilliance Gloss in Summerland – Swatches & Review

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Deciding on my first Le Metier de Beaute glosses was a very difficult decision. So little information online for swatch pics etc and so many lovely sounding options to choose from. Well my decision was made easier by several shades being out of stock so I decided on Uma Paro for my first Sheer Brilliance […]

Le Metier de Beaute Sheer Brilliance Lip Gloss in Uma Paro – A New Favourite

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I thought I’d post this pic from early in the winter that showed my Chanel Rouge Coco and Rouge Allure collection at that time. It has since grown…of course…but the new additions will have to wait for another day.I really, really love the Chanel Rouge Coco formula. I don’t like lipsticks that have too much […]

Chanel Rouge Coco and Rouge Allure Lipstick Swatches

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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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