An ‘accidental’ Dior haul

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It was an accidental haul. It really was. I only meant to ask a question about a foundation. But before I knew it, I was sitting on the makeup chair, products were being applied, and there was laughter, oohing and aahing, and chatter. I was a goner. I knew it. I loved it. The products that came home with me included: Diorskin Nude Air Serum Foundation, Dior Cheek and Lip Glow, and Rouge Dior Baume in #558 called Lili — as well as a gift with purchase that included an awesome makeup bag with samples.

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LipstickRules: A New Look in the Works

Hey folks. Now that it’s spring, I felt it was time for a revamp of LipstickRules. I’ve been blogging for six years, and I feel like it’s time for another refresh. I wanted something clean and fresh and found this great template from 17th Avenue. Thanks to my blogging hero, Laura for the inspiration to change things up. It’s a work in progress so please bear with me as I continue to make adjustments.

I’ve got a few new posts up my sleeve as well.

Stay tuned!

Call me Dragon Girl

Dragon GirlDragon Girl from NARS has been on my wish-list for a long, long, time. It’s one of my recent acquisitions, and I’m a happy camper. It is absolutely, positively, gosh-darnit, beautiful.

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Lipstick Love: Baiser Velours from Lise Watier (Review and Swatches)

BaiserVeloursEver go into a drugstore to pick up essentials, and end up getting distracted in the makeup aisle, and ultimately hauling way more than you intended? Yes? Whew, I’m glad I’m not alone. A few weeks ago, it happened to me while at Shopper’s Drug Mart where my intention was to pick up some lady stuff and shampoo. One hundred dollars later I found myself with said products…plus three lipsticks and an expensive but well worth the price Nuxe lip balm. Gah!

The one product I was particularly excited about was a Baiser Velours, a new liquid lipstick from Canadian brand, Lise Watier.

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