A Tale of Two Liquid Lipsticks: MAC vs. NYX

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Thanks to hours of Youtube video watching, I’m kind of having a moment with liquid lipsticks lately.  Two products that recently entered my universe were NYX Soft Matte Lip Creme in Prague, a bright and bold cool toned pinky berry, and MAC’s liquid lipstick in Dance with Me, a gorgeous deep red. While both are stunning colour wise, I only have one of them in my collection now. One went back to the store. Can you guess which?

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A Bond Girl for a Day

I would never buy a lipstick because of it’s name. I haven’t gone that crazy…yet. But I’ve come close, particularly with Charlotte Tilbury’s Bond Girl lipstick. Love the name, love the lipstick.

I saw it first on Sandra, and it looked gorgeous on her. I felt like I needed to investigate further. After checking out other swatches I dove in and ordered it.

Thankfully, there are no regrets here. It’s a beauty, name and all.

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These Bobbi Brown Lipsticks are Hot!

IMG_7523Winter has finally gone away in my part of the world. Something that cheered up during that last stretch was Bobbi Brown’s Hot Collection. The collection includes an eyeshadow palette, lipsticks, blush palettes (I bought one which I will share soon!), and three Art Sticks: Hot Pink, Hot Berry and Hot Orange. The Art Sticks are HOT!

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Worth the Hype? Tom Ford Lipstick in Casablanca

It was only a matter of time. I knew that someday the lure of acquiring a Tom Ford lipstick would get the best of me. After years of resisting the temptation, I finally accepted my lipstick fate and purchased one of these outrageously expensive lipsticks. When the deed was done, I felt exhilarated, excited and a teeny bit sick to my stomach. Tom Ford 2Continue Reading