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DHC Eye Shadow Palette and Eye Shadow Brush

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DHC is a Japanese skin care and cosmetics company. I am a long time fan of DHC skin care products, especially their Olive Oil cleanser (read review) and White Sunscreen (Read Review), but I had not tried any of the DHC makeup. Having read some good things about various DHC makeup items, I decided to [...]

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M.A.C. Cosmetics is in the Red This Holiday Season!

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M.A.C. Cosmetics has officially released information on its 2008 holiday collections, available beginning October 16.  Here is the information sent by M.A.C. : M.A.C. heats up the holidays with red hot colours, cases and compacts this season.  Give jeweled compacts, stylish brush sets, beautiful lip and eye palettes, or gifts that give back. “RED” SHE [...]

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Elizabeth Arden Limited Edition For Fall

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Elizabeth Arden has a nice selection of limited edition duo eye shadows for fall, along with a nice gel eyeliner, eye primer, and other items. I tried out one of the duos in Illusion (center left above) and loved it. Elizabeth Arden shadows are always quality. They are finely milled and have a particularly good [...]

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Anastasia Beverly Hills, Everything You Need For a Perfect Brow

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Anastasia has long been a powerhouse in the area of brow tools and cosmetics. So I was excited to give a bunch of items a try and they definitely didn’t disappoint. Anastasia has everything you need to achieve a perfect brow. First off, the tweezers are great. Next to Tweezerman, these are the best eyebrow [...]

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Elf Cosmetics Mineral Makeup Kit

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e.l.f. cosmetics is widely known for their $1 cosmetics, although some of their items run a few dollars more. Now they have released a full line of mineral makeup at excellent prices. A Mineral Starter Kit is $20 and contains: Mineral Foundation-SPF 15 Mineral Concealer-SPF 15 Mineral Blush Total Face Brush Blush Brush Canvas Case [...]

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Essence of Beauty Brush Kit With Press Eyeliner Brush

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Essence of Beauty makeup brushes come from a quality drugstore line that can be found at CVS stores. For more on them in general, see my previous review: Essence of Beauty Makeup Brushes. When I was in CVS the other day, I noticed that the Essence of Beauty line had a travel kit on sale [...]

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Eco-Tools: Affordable Makeup Brushes Full of Quality and and Conscious

Eco-Tools Makeup Brushes

I have a thing for makeup brushes and own a ridiculously large number of them, but my favorites within that number are few. Usually they tend to be on the expensive side and not synthetic. But once in awhile a line comes along that is affordable and manges to put out a quality synthetic product, [...]

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Beauty Accessories for Holiday Gifts

Sephora Train Case Cosmetics Makeup Storage Gift

Beauty accessories make great gifts and can run from very affordable to quite expensive and luxurious. Here are a few suggestions from a variety of categories: Something that I really want is a good train case. Cosmetics take up a lot of space and get disorganized easily. A quality case, such this Sephora Midnight Train [...]

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Makeup Brushes: Perfect for Holiday Gifts

Bare Escentuals Makeup Brush Set, The Essential Collection

Good brush kits make great gifts because even those who own huge numbers of them often feel that they do not have enough. A kit can provide extra or replacement brushes, and for the person who lacks a nice set of brushes, it is the perfect holiday gift. Here are a few particularly nice kits [...]

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Sonia Kashuk Cosmetics: Cheek Sheer, Shadow, and Brushes

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I seem to always have mixed reactions when I try something from Sonia Kashuk cosmetics, a brand that is featured at Target stores. The packaging is almost always gorgeous and creative. The colors always look quite nice as well. But unfortunately something often falls short with the products for me. Recently, I gave a few [...]

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