Posts From January 2009

STEAL IT: Sugar Cosmetics Sweet Cheeks Baked Blush

If you didn’t grab Sugar Cosmetics Sweet Cheeks Baked Blush the first time around you’re seriously missing something!

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And if you didn’t grab it when Sephora axed it from the line, again, you were seriously missing something!

But have no fear…you can haz it now for $5 bucks thanks to your kind old Muse!

Click ahead to read who has it for $5 USD!

Sugar Cosmetics has discounted many of it’s items on it’s main website and the Sweet Cheeks Baked Blush happens to be $5 USD at the moment.

This leads me to believe the line is gone for good or they might introduce a new line up….but let’s be honest with ourselves here, with the economy in a mess I think it’s safe to say Sugar Cosmetics is taking a long trip and not coming back anytime soon!

Kisses and Hugs Sugar!

We sure did love you while you were around! So long and thanks for all the sales! Don’t forget to pack your towel!

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STEAL IT: Ulta Smokey Eye Kit

How cute is this?

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I dunno about quality but quantity sure is there! The Ulta Smokey Eye Kit includes 7 pieces to glam up your eyes with a smoked out look that’s sure to please plus the kicker…ready? It’s $12.99 USD!

I can’t help but be delighted that the kit is $12.99 that’s kinda a nice little steal! Hells, you get more inside this kit than you would in the Bare Escentuals Rocker Eye Kit right?

Snag it at Ulta plus use coupon code 97344 to sae 20% and further your discount!

If you get it promise the Muse you’ll come back and tell her how it is! Pretty please?

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MAC Cremesheen Gloss in Petite Indulgence FOTD

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As per your request! And FOTD using MAC Cremesheen Gloss in Petite Indulgence! Jump ahead for a peek!

Love, love this shade! It’s such a great bubble gum pink color!

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It quite reminds me of the Dior Addict Ultra Gloss Reflect in 577 released with the Spring Collection for ’08.

Truly a fab color! I wish I had extra time this morning to do my makeup a bit better with a brighter shade of pink shadow to compliment the color of the gloss.

MAC Cremesheen is coming at you soon so keep your eyes peeled for it’s release!

Check out my review on MAC Cremesheen Gloss

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M LAB Sample Pack Haulage

Hey Guys!

Remember the M Lab Sample Pack Giveaway?

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My pack came in the mail a few days ago (forget to post sorry)! Anyone get it yet?

It’s a total of 8 samples! Sweet!

I got:

  • M LAB Anti Aging Blemish Control Cleanser
  • M LAB Anti-Aging Cleanser
  • M LAB Anti-Aging Blemish Control Treatment
  • M LAB Anti-Aging Eye Cream
  • M LAB Anti-Aging Treatment Cream
  • M Lab Anti-Aging Toner
  • M Lab Anti-Aging Treatment Serum
  • M Lab Anti-Aging Day Treatment

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Pretty nice stash of samples right? Hope everyone got a chance to snag one when I original posted about it.

Do tell me in the comment book if it arrived! Curious minds!

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Clarins Joli Rouge Perfect Shine Sheer Lipstick Review, Swatches, Photos, and FOTD Raspberry, Papaya, Praline, and Fig

Now the only that gives me hope is my love of a certain Joli Rouge Perfect Shine Sheer Lipstick from Clarins!


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Ahhh Clarins Joli Rouge Perfect Shine Sheer Lipstick truly beautiful to behold! Clarins Spring Collection 2009 includes some seriously beautiful items but nothing, in the Muse’s opinion, outshines the eight shades of brand new Joli Rouge Perfect Shine Sheer Lipstick.

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Wow, simply wow. These are stunning lipsticks and truly gorgeous to say the least. I recently fell in love with the original formula of Clarins Joli Rouge Lipstick this past Fall, needless to say that these new versions are outstanding and quite a popular product with the Muse at the moment.

Is it a gloss? Is it a lipstick? Joli Rouge Perfect Shine Sheer Lipstick hasn’t quite made up it’s mine what it is and that’s just fine by me as I get the benefits of a pigmented lipstick along with the beautiful shine and glossy finish of a lipgloss! Likey!

My review will start with four shades of Clarins Joli Rouge Perfect Shine Sheer Lipstick and later this week or next week I’ll bring you swatches, photos, and FOTD’s of the remaining shades. Yes, the Muse has all the shades and thinks YOU need all the shades too as this is unquestionable my most favorite lipstick at the moment with no end in sight!

Each lipstick has a super glossy, emollient formula that glides on with a hint of a shimmery finish. Pigmentation is fantastic and you’ll get a wonderful pop of Spring (or Summer) color especially considering Clarins went all out with the beautiful shade choices in the collection. The lipstick is long wearing and highly moisturizing so those with dry lip woes will greatly appreciate the beautiful formula. Each lipstick carries a fruit punch like taste which is quite pleasant, I heart flavored lipsticks! These come housed in a silver mirror tube that carries an air of elegance but the color on the inside can’t be mistaken for anything but pure fun!

The colors I’m reviewing and swatching for you today are Fig which is a warm brown shade with touches of peach and hints of silver shimmer, Praline which is a lovely nude beige almost champagne shade, Papaya which is a loud fun orange coral, and Raspberry which is an offbeat pink shade with touches of purple.

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Apologies the FOTD photos of me wearing the lipstick are from my recent Urban Decay Cream Shadow Review. Sorry guys! I thought I’d kill to birds with one stone icon wink

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Overall, if you’re on a tight budget this season I urge you to pick up at least one of these fabulous lipsticks as they truly are a fabulous find! They come with my highest seal of Muse Approval for purchase.

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Who would love ‘em?

  • Anyone that loves a dual product that acts as both a gloss and a lipstick!
  • Those with dry lips that like a glossy, emollient, moisturizing lip product.
  • Women who enjoy a bit of shimmer and shine in their lipsticks!
  • Anyone who adores bright, fun colors in their lipsticks!

Clarins Joli Rouge Perfect Shine Sheer Lipstick promises a beautiful glossy finish but brings so much more to the table with it’s pigmented formula and gorgeous shade selection. These are a fond favorite for Spring and well into the Summer!

Likey!

You needs ‘em, like yesterday!

Run to Clarins and snag some for yourself!

Love ‘em?

Tried ‘em already?

On your wish list?

Tell the Muse!

Stick around for the sequel review of this post which is coming at you soon with new shades of this great lipstick!

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