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Nivea Lip Butter Review & Swatches

Nivea Caramel Cream Kiss Lip Butter

During out last discussion about the new Nivea Lip Butter we had a house divided here in fair Verona (or Musings of Muse whatever floats your boat, it’s almost time for Shakespeare in the Park, cut me a break alright?).

No seriously, I got a ton of mixed impressions about these lip butters. Some folks loved ‘em, some folks hated ‘em, some folks thought they were over hyped…after trying them I understand ALL of your feelings.

How’d I feel about them in the end?

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Almay Liquid Lip Balm Review & Swatches

Almay Liquid Lip Balm1

Almay Color + Care Liquid Lip Balm is a newly launched hybrid formula that has the pigment and shine of a gloss but the texture and moisturizing properties of a lip balm.

I dunno how I feel about a hybrid gloss slash balm. I mean I’m happy enough with my lip balm being a lip balm and my gloss being a gloss. Do the two products really need a marriage?

Let’s find out.

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Revlon Photoready Kajal for Summer 2013

Revlon Photoready Kajal

Revlon has a new Photoready Kajal Eyeliner available in eight shades that launched for Summer 2013. These are a dual sided eyeliner pencil that include what promises to be a pigmented eyeliner on one end and a brightener on the other. If you’re all about nude shades of eyeliner there are quite a few to choose from in this collection.

Take a look!

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Almay Smart Shade CC Cream for Summer 2013

Almay CC Cream

Almay CC Cream is a new Smart Shade Complex Correction that is launching along with a new Almay Smart Shade Bronzer for Summer 2013 at drugstores.

This is an exciting release as it is one of the first CC Creams I’m seeing in US drugstores outside of Olay’s relabeled Color Rehab CC Cream.

Take a look!

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Almay Liquid Lip Balm for Summer 2013

Almay Liquid Lip Balm is a newly launched glossy lip balm treatment with a conditioning formula that recently launched in drugstores for Summer 2013.

I found the display at Harmons recently and it appears there are eight or ten shades of the lip balm available.

Have a look at some more photos after the jump!

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