Beauty Bits & Bobs

Beauty News: ASOS $6 Flat Rate Shipping Deal

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The Muse shops ASOS way too much for her good health. This UK shop carries a variety of beauty brands not available in the US such as B Never (recent addition), Bourjois Paris, Lord and Berry, and many more!

Normal shipping costs from the site to the US is pretty high but the good news is now they have a flat rate shipping deal for $6 bucks to the US! w00t! Best news ever! I couldn’t be happier as I now I can stop asking friends in the UK to haul me goods from Bourjois Paris and the likes and just order them myself from the site for an extremely low airmail cost.

This will be ideal for any of you lemming the new Bourjois Paris Smoky Eye Palettes as you can easily score them with the shipping deal.

Yay!

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WANT IT: Lush Vanilla Scoop

Ahhh it’s still quite Summer and a scoop of vanilla is always in order. Indulge in a Lush Vanilla Scoop and snag a steal and a deal!

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Scoop this scoop by taking the jump!

Lush UK Mail Order has a brand new set entitled Vanilla Scoop which is 39.95 and includes all of the following vanill-lish goodies!

  • Lush Vanilla Puff Dusting Powder
  • Vanillary Perfume
  • Vanilla Dee-Lite Body Lotion
  • Vanilla Fountain Bath Bomb

The items come to 45 regularly so you’ll be saving about 5 on the purchase of the set.

Lush UK does ship to the states however since this contains the perfume I’m unsure if they will ship it. Lush used to ship perfumes abroad but they ran into a few probs with items breaking and the likes and didn’t do perfume shipping during forum parties so I’m unsure whether they do or do not as of now since many of my orders haven’t included perfumes as of late.

I’m going to attempt to purchase one of these as I haven’t tried the dusting powder as of yet and I’m out of lotion plus I can always use a stock up on the perfume and bath bomb. I’ll let you know how it goes.

It’s a rather nice little package of vanilla treats if you’re a lover.

Available now from Lush UK.

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WANTS IT: Urban Decay Book of Shadows Volume II

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You’d think after creating something so incredibly good like the Book of Shadows that Urban Decay didn’t have any tricks up it’s sleeves. Honestly, what could possibly top that incredible palette? I know when I got mine I was doing back flips across my foyer as it was too gorgeous for mere words.

Well….

Urban Decay decided to top that.

Jump ahead for the deets!

Urban Decay Book of Shadows Volume 2 this is where it’s at baby. If the original Urban Decay Book of Shadows was incredibly awesome this palette falls into the “oh my god” amazing category. With two 24/7 Eye Pencils, Primer Potion, and 8 brand new, limited edition shades of shadow exclusive to this palette obviously Urban Decay has topped the original Book of Shadows with a great new palette, WANT!

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Inside you’ll find existing Urban Decay Eye Shadow favorites Sellout, Gunmetal, Ectasty, Midnight Cowboy Rides Again, Twice Baked, Half Baked, Flipside, and YDK.

But the real killer?

The new LE shades!

You’ll get AC/DC (deep eggplant shimmer), Nylon (champagne sparkler), Mushroom (taupey-gunmetal), Sphynx (pink sparkle/shimmer), Jinx (bright blue shimmer), Homegrown (bright green shimmer), Misdemeanor (deep teal sparkle), and Perversion (matte black).

The palette is covered in pearly white with a purple foil design! It flips open to reveal a generous mirror framed in exotic peacock feathers. Hiding behind the secret doors is a mini look book. Incredible! The Muse thinks the mini look book is probably one of the greatest things about the palette as it’s a full photo booklet containing photos of Urban Decay’s model, Daniela, using the palette in various looks. I’m always looking for inspiration when creating a look and this book will make it a snap!

Need I say more?

It’s been topped!

Urban Decay Book of Shadows Volume II the Muse WANTS IT!

It’s available now for $48 at Urban Decay.

I know many of you have already begun asking for a review and swatches, I’m working on it and will bring it to you shortly!

Do share…

Are you wanting this?

Loving it?

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Accessory Corner: Christian Siriano for Payless

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Now the Muse wouldn’t necessarily call having your own Payless Shoe Collection fierce. Payless and the fierce realm…well let’s say it’s like comparing apples with oranges.

Never you mind though, the accessory news of the hour is that the new Limited Edition Christian Siriano Shoe Collection has officially launched for Fall 2009 at a Paypless store near you!

Jump ahead for the details.

Honestly, none of the styles appeal to me as they are a tad too middle age crusty for this Muse but the price tag of $34.99-$49.99 does make it fashionably inexpensive couture.

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As for this Muse I think I can safely skip….

What do you think of the new line?

Yay or nay?

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Available now at Payless.

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Prescriptives Friends and Family 30% Off Coupon Code

You should be stealing Prescriptives at 30% off your total purchase right now chicas! Get 30% Off during the Prescriptives Friends and Family Event using promo code FRIEND09.

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Happy Haulin’!

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