Make-up Reviews

Sephora Houndstooth Standing Brush Set Review

Sephora Houndstooth Standing Brush Set

The Sephora Houndstooth Standing Brush Set for Holiday 2012 is one of several new brush sets that the brand has available at the moment. Sephora typically does a few brush sets for the Holidays but this year they seem to have an even bigger variety of brushes than ever before!

This set is $25 and features five full size brushes as well as a zip case for traveling.

Take a peek!

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E.L.F. Essential Primer Eyeshadow Swatches

ELF Essential Primer Eyeshadow

E.L.F. Essential Primer Eyeshadow is a new rich cream eyeshadow color with a built-in primer. These are kinda a dupe of Covergirl Intense Shadowblast.

At two bucks per shade you can’t beat this price.

Take a look at some swatches.

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Japonesque Safari Chic Mini Brush Set Review

Japonesque Safari Chic Mini Brush Set ($29.95) is a trio of mini synthetic brushes that are cruelty free. Typically synthetic brushes don’t always turn out great for me….for some reason I end up with ones that shed, have scratchy bristles, or just aren’t dense enough to apply makeup properly.

Japonesque Safari Chic Mini Brush Set Trio

However, on occasion I run into some that are worthy of some attention. Is the Japonesque Safari Chic Mini Brush Trio one of those great synthetic brush sets?

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Essence Breaking Dawn Part 2 Glitter Eyeliner Review & Swatches

Essence Breaking Dawn Glitter Eyeliner

Essence Breaking Dawn 2 Glitter Eyeliner is one of two new sparkling eyeliners available for a limited time launched with Essence’s new Breaking Dawn Park 2 Makeup Collection.

Anyone remember being obsessed with Urban Decay Heavy Metal Liners? I couldn’t be alone in that addiction…right? Anyone? Although at this point, I realize a heavily encrusted lash line full of glitter isn’t exactly the height of makeup sophistication but hey, I had fun with it and that’s what matters right?

No worries though Essence’s Glitter Eyeliner is a little more subtle.

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Visee Mineral Liquid Cheeks Review & Swatches

Visee Mineral Liquid Cheeks Blush

Visee Mineral Liquid Cheek Baby Finish is a recently launched gel blush available in five shades. Visee released these with their Fall 2012 Collection but I’m just now getting around to reviewing them.

Supposedly the formula contains mineral powder and gives cheeks a rosy look.

Let’s take a look!

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