A New Way To Search on Musings


Hey Guys!

Not sure if you noticed it yet or not but if you look on the left hand side of the screen I have three new buttons which allow you to search by Eyes, Lips, and Face. Simply click the button and it’ll bring up all my posts that fit the category you select.

Hope you like this new fun feature!

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Bare Escentuals Free To Be Mother’s Day Collection


I imagine BE had your mum in mind when they introduced the new Bare Escentuals Free To Be Mother’s Day Collection but hey I won’t tell your mum if you don’t tell mine about these awesome little kits! Shhhhh let’s get ‘em for ourselves and just stick to chocolates and flowers for our mothers!

Bare Escentuals Free To Be Mother’s Day Collection is a trio of three sets that include everything to make your yourself errr I mean your mum pretty this Mother’s Day!

Whether you are (or your mum) a classical beauty, a naturally elegant one, or an adventurous spirit you’ll find the perfectly suitable shade to suit your personality. Each kit is $39.50 USD which isn’t bad as you know how the Muse likes to complain about the price of BE lately. The kits come packaged in cute little hand held purses which makes the price tag even more appealing as you get a cute little bag with your color selections! Sweet! The makeup items included are everything you need for a complete face look.

Bare Escentuals Free To Be Mother’s Day Collection Naturally Elegant


Includes:
  • bareMinerals Moonlit Eyecolor
  • bareMinerals Splendor Eyecolor
  • bareMinerals Fame Liner Shadow
  • bareMinerals Premiere Blush
  • bareMinerals 100% Natural Lipgloss in Rosť
  • Elegant Pewter Clutch Bag

Bare Escentuals Free To Be Mother’s Day Collection Naturally Adventurous


Includes:
  • bareMinerals Exquisite Eyecolor
  • bareMinerals Cleopatra ‘Cleo’ Eyecolor
  • bareMinerals Dare Liner Shadow
  • bareMinerals Morning Blush
  • bareMinerals 100% Natural Lipgloss in Sugar Cookie
  • Adventurous Teal Clutch Bag

Bare Escentuals Free To Be Mother’s Day Collection Naturally Classic


Includes:
  • bareMinerals Be Grateful Eyecolor
  • bareMinerals Classic Eyecolor
  • bareMinerals Sure Thing Liner Shadow
  • bareMinerals Papaya Blush
  • bareMinerals 100% Natural Lipgloss in Wild Honey
  • Classic Bronze Clutch Bag

The sets look really nice and I’m enjoying the price tag! Good work BE! The Muse be happy and wants to indulge in one, two….maybe all three!

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Stila Marigold Convertible Color Duo Review and Swatches

The Muse is absolutely loving the Stila Summer Collection so much. It’s possibly one of my favorite releases this year for Summer with its shimmering gold and bronze shades. Almost everything released was a win for this Muse. I’ve been busy testing it all out and today I’m bringing you a review of the brand new Stila Marigold Convertible Color Duo!


One part bronzer and one part shimmering convertible color are combined to create Stila Marigold Convertible Color Duo. Creating a creamy shade of convertible color in a bronzer is ideal as it’s virtually sweat proof, tear proof, and Summer-wear proof! This isn’t going anywhere, anytime soon.


The duo comes with a strong matte bronze shade and a shimmering bronze shade (think shiny new penny). I do think I’d probably avoid this if it contained only the matte bronze color as I can’t pull off such a deep shade of bronze on my face. By combining the two shades though you’ll get a very nice healthy flush of peach. To start my look I add a touch of the matte shade to my cheeks and blend and proceed to place some of the shimmering shade on top as this lightens up the muddiness of the matte shade and creates more of a peachy, sunny glow. The duo together is gorgeous but as I said I doubt I’d ever be able to use just the matte shade as it’s too strong a color to use on it’s own. The appeal of the product is definitely in the fact that it comes with two beautiful shades that when cocktailed together create a perfect sun kissed glow.


If you’re looking for that perfect compact to give your cheeks a bit of Summer glow, look no further than Stila Marigold Convertible Color Duo! It’s a great solution for long wearing, Summer proof-makeup that’s perfect for that beach glow. The Muse likes it, alot!


I slipped a quickie eye shot in too! That’s DuWop’s trio on my eyes, god I freaking love that palette!

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Product Musings: KATE Glamtrick Palette GN-1


Since I was busy musing about KATE today I couldn’t help but bring out my very favorite KATE palette of all time to muse over. KATE Glamtrick Palette in GN-1 holds a special place in my heart and is possibly the greatest palette in the world for creating a smoky green eye look in a few steps!

Loves it!

Released with the KATE Spring Collection 2008, GN-1 contained a beautiful selection of greens to create a sexy, flirty green eye look that’s made my eyes sizzle with life. I absolutely adore this palette! It’s since made many of my all time favorite lists and has been the source of plenty of posts here!


See the Muse wearing GN-1 by clicking here!

I couldn’t help but share the love today for GN1! Truly a great little palette that does an incredible smoky eye. Gorg! See my Musings on KATE Glamtrick Palettes for further information!

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Pacifica Body Lotion Review

Snag yourself some economy friendly beauty with Pacifica Body Lotion!


Pacifica is brand new at your local Sephora and the Muse couldn’t be happier that they are carrying the line as it’s budget friendly, has unique scent blends, and is a great line of green friendly beauty!

Pacifica Body Lotions are a whooping 16oz in size for merely $22 USD each! These guys are jumbo size and house plenty of lotion to last you anywhere from 6 months to a year with daily use. If you’re a green friendly makeup and body care user you’ll be happy to know that Pacifica’s entire line is 100% Vegan Friendly minus harmful ingredients such as parabens!


I absolutely adore these lotions as they absorb so quickly and leave my skin silky smooth with a fantastic layer of scent that lasts all day. The entire Pacifica Collection is available in a wide array of scents that are unique and interesting. I recently tried out Pacifica Body Lotion in Lotus Garden and Pacifica Body Lotion in Bali Lime Papaya both of which are incredible scents for Spring and Summer.


Bali Lime Papaya has dominant note of papaya but with just the right amount of lime to create a complexity that’s fruity and sweet!


Lotus Garden has a dominant note that is a crisp, clean citrus. The citrus keeps the blend fruity but it’s quickly followed up with green notes and a strong underlay of lotus which gives a clean note to the fragrance. It’s quite unusual and very, very nice.


Who might like Pacifica Body Lotion?

  • Anyone who wants more for alot less (16oz Jumbo Size for $22 USD, likey!)
  • Anyone who likes a moisturizer that has a scent that lingers on the skin all day and keeps you smelling lovely!
  • Anyone who has dry skin that needs a little TLC!
  • Those who like a quick absorbing body cream that leaves skin silky smooth and not sticky or tacky!

All in all Pacifica Body Lotion has alot going for it with it’s green friendly ingredients, it’s appealing price tag, and wonderful scent blends. These are so definitely Muse Approved for purchase as they pack plenty of bang for your buck!

Check out the entire Pacifica Collection by visiting http://www.sephora.com

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