September 29, 2015

L’Oreal Lucent Magique Cushion Lumiere Review & Swatches

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L’Oreal Lucent Magique Cushion Lumiere is a new cushion foundation that launched in two shades recently within Japan and other parts of Asia. I think the cushion makeup trend has died off slightly in Asia and it’s a little cool here in the US too. But as we head into December, drugstores will likely start introducing their Spring 2016 Collection and with those collections I think either L’Oreal, Maybelline, or both will likely launched a cushion makeup of some sort. Heck, you might even seen it sooner than December!

Let’s take a look at L’Oreal Lucent Magique Cushion Lumiere!

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September 29, 2015

Tarte Stroke of Midnight Brush Set Review

This was provided to me by a brand for review and I receive a small commission if you shop using the links in this post but all opinions are my own.

Tarte Stroke of Midnight Brush Set

The Tarte Stroke of Midnight Brush Set ($44) is a limited edition makeup brush set that launched with the Tarte Holiday 2015 Collection. This set includes five full size brushes that come housed in a really pretty zippered sequined brush box.

At a glance this is an excellent value and a great way to introduce new users to Tarte Makeup Brushes or to extend your own collection.

Let’s take a look!

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September 29, 2015

Sephora International Shipping Arrives

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Sephora UK and International Shipping is NOW AVAILABLE! Sephora now offers a flat rate international shipping service to the UK, South Korea, Japan, Germany, Netherlands, and Norway!

Apparently they also guarantee the flat rate shipping will not have an additional fees or taxes at delivery!

Sephora International Shipping Fees are as follows:

  • Germany: €10 EUR on orders over €75 EUR
  • Japan: ¥1,500 JPY on orders over ¥10,000 JPY
  • Netherlands: €10 EUR on orders over €75 EUR
  • Norway: kr100 NOK on orders over kr750 NOK
  • South Korea: ₩15,000 KRW on orders over ₩100,000 KRW
  • United Kingdom: £6 GBP on orders over £75 GBP

You can read more about Sephora International Shipping on their website at

This is probably some of the best news ever for those abroad!

Happy Days!


September 29, 2015

All I Want for Christmas is a MAC Cosmetics Mariah Carey Lipstick

MAC x Mariah Carey

MAC teams up with Mariah Carey to create a new MAC x Mariah Carey Lipstick this Holiday Season! The MAC Mariah Carey All I Want Lipstick will be a limited edition shade of shimmery champagne frost and releases this December exclusively online at

MAC Senior Vice President/Group Creative Director, James Gager says “Mariah is the over the top pop and beauty icon. Throughout the years we’ve all watched her with admiration and feel right now she is at her ultimate best. She exudes elegance, glamour, sophistication or sense of fun. Her “All I Want” lipstick is the perfect frosty holiday shade and her Beauty Icon collection will be everything you think of when you think M·A·C and Mariah.”

Mariah Carey says “M·A·C has been my go-to makeup brand for as long as I can remember and I’m so thrilled to be collaborating with them on a lipstick debuting this December, just in time for the holiday season! The champagne frosted ‘All I Want’ shade is elegant, sophisticated and glamorous. My M·A·C Beauty Icon collection will be launching in 2016 and is certain to not disappoint.”

See her lipstick shade below!

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