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Most Wanted Beauty: Urban Decay, Soap and Glory, Too Faced, and More!

Here’s a list of the Muse’s Most Wanted Beauty items at the moment!

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Check ‘em below and feel free to add your most wanted bits in the comment box below!

Too Faced Natural Eye Neutral Eye Shadow Collection is totally making me wish for Fall in a hurry! Please come soon cold weather. I hate nudes and naturals but this palette looks ideal for brightening up my eye with an elegant twist of nude! Sadly, it was in my cart and before I could hit submit, bam out of stock! Sniff..

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Soap and Glory The Wizard of Flaws proves too expensive for me. $15.99 is a tiny bit much to indulge when I can get a brand name for a few dollars more but that doesn’t stop me from wanting to try this out. Could it be a holy grail concealer!?

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I normally avoid Boots No7 like the plague aside from LE items however the Boots No7 Mineral Blush in Soft Pink and brush does appeal!

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Sonia Kashuk How To Palettes
look too yummy! Available in Smoky, Spring, and Natural these palettes are $19.99 each and contain shades and a tutorial for creating a perfect eye look!

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It’s been discussed a plenty but I’m yearning for both the new Urban Decay Facial Primers. Urban Decay Complexion Primer Potion Brightening is definitely on top of my list with Urban Decay Complexion Primer Potion Pore Perfecting coming in a close second!

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These are just a few of my most wanted beauty items of the moment!

What are some of yours?

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This or That: Cheap Alternatives

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Check out a few ways to save a buck with some cheaper cosmetic alternatives!

Your wallet will thank you.

Check ‘em after the jump!

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You could indulge in a gorgeous tube of Urban Decay Midnight Cowboy Body Shimmer Lotion for $28 bucks.

Or you can cheap it up a bit by buying an inexpensive large body lotion at your local drugstore and mixing it with a little bit of Ben Nye Lumiere Luxe Loose Powder. Total cost, around $14 bucks or less.

You could indulge in the new Bobbi Brown Face Touch Up Stick for $22

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Or you can cheap it up a bit and get a $6 buck Avon Ideal Shade Concealer Stick!

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$24 bucks gets you a 5oz bottle of Shu Depsea Water Facial Mist….

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$12 bucks snags you a 6.3oz bottle of C.O. Bigelow Vitamin Boost Mist….you do the math!

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By Terry Baume de Rose is so luscious but $60 could prove too much to indulge for some!

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Try Smith’s Rosebud Salve for $6 bucks and save yourself $54 bucks!

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Yay or Nay: Urban Decay Facial Primers

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The shiz has hit the fan and Urban Decay’s Fall Collection for 2009 is making it’s early guest starring appearance on Urban Decay’s website. It’ll be a month before Sephora gets the entire collection but UD has it all in stock and ready for your purchasing pleasure.

The collection is pretty special or at least I think it is and plenty of it has the potential for greatness, even if I have yet to try any of it.

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I think the primers are probably thee most exciting item in the collection. What do you think?

Two primers, two different fixes. Are Urban Decay Facial Primers a Yay or a Nay for you? Will you indulge?

Jump ahead to hear my yayin’ or nayin’!

Obviously doesn’t take a rocket scienctist to figure I’m drugged up, shuga shirrup hyped over not one but two facial primers (their is an ode to Mags in there somewhere!).

I guess I shouldn’t be that hyped over primers as I’m virtually poreless. Yes, I’m blessed. But it’s true I have no pores but I do have dry skin, honestly I’d rather be riddled with large pores than sport flaky dry skin yak! So I suppose primers aren’t exciting for the likes of me.

But oh no no….I NEED these primers.

Just think about the success and cult following that Urban Decay Primer Potion has. Imagine a company that gave birth to the holy grail of all eye primers that goes out and creates a facial primer. Honestly, can they go wrong with this?

I doubt it.

So….

Yay or Nay?

BIG yay! I have an ickle little feeling in the pit of my stomach that Urban Decay Facial Primers are going to be a big yay!

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Who’s with me?

Are you going to indulge?

Tell the Muse!

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Beauty News: Urban Decay Fall Collection 2009 Available for Purchase

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Urban Decay is showing us the Fall loving with it’s new Fall Collection for 2009 which is available on it’s site!

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Check it after the jump!

I’m very impressed with the Urban Decay Fall Collection 2009. It looks incredible and I’m seeing more than one item in the selection that I’m sure will become fast cult favorite among beauty junkies everywhere. Take a peep at the releases below!

Urban Decay Lipstick is getting three new shades. Naked, a creamy nude, Oil Slick, a glossy black, and Confession a deep burgundy.

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Yay for new shades in the Urban Decay Deluxe Eyeshadow range. I’m a big fan of the deluxe range and happy to report they are extending the line with two new colors. Fridge, a deep purple and Ruthless, sandy taupe shimmer!

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Urban Decay Ink For Eyes is a brand new liner for eyes!

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Two brand new primers! Oh the excitement! One for filling pores and one for brightening dull skin!

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Urban Decay Surreal Skin Cream to Powder is also brand new and offers a creamy foundation with a powder dry down.

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Extending the popular primer line even further Urban Decay Primer Potion for Eyes and Lips are added to the collection!

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Looks like an amazing line up from Urban Decay and I’m very eager to test some out for myself and review for you!

What are you lemming?

Which products are yelling at you to buy them?

Tell the Muse!

The entire Fall Collection 2009 is available now at www.urbandecay.com

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Five Eyeshadows To Compliment Your Summer Tan

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Check out a round up of shadows and swatches to compliment your Summer tan and feel free to add some of your favorites in the comment box!


Summer is here and if you’re a sun seeker these five shadows should compliment your toasty warm skin this season!

MAC Soft Force


Velvety with a slight twinkle, MAC Soft Force is a smooth, buttery yellow that will work lovely on lightly tanned skin for a soft focus on lids.

Bare Escentuals Glimspe in Mai Tai


Soft burnt orange has a slight sparkle finish and is ideal for a soft wash of color on lids or buildable for a more fiery sunset eye look!

Benefit Velvet Eyehsadow in Bikini Line


Considering it has bikini in the title already that must mean it’s worthy of your Summer tan! With a soft, velvety smooth finish, Bikini Line is a subtle kiss of pastel yellow that will compliment a soft tan.

Urban Decay Baked Eyeshadow



Urban Decay Baked is one a flattering shade for Fall or Summer. Bold penny bronze will make a darker tan or skin tone pop with a highly pigmented, shimmery finish. Baked puts the “b” in bold!

Victoria’s Secret Beauty Rush Hot Ginger


If it’s inexpensive you crave try out Beauty Rush Wet Dry Eye Shadow in Hot Ginger to light up your eyes and freshly tanned skin with a subtle glow of bronze and sparkle!

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