I finally placed an order from adorned with Grace! I’m still searching for my perfect foundation, and I’m hoping to find it in awG, especially since they specialize in yellow/olive toned skin. My closest match was Everyday Minerals Buttered Tan, which (I later found out) was created by Franchesca (creator and owner of awG). So, I got samples of Grace 4.0 and 4.2. Grace is a combination of golden, peach, and olive just like EDM… Read More adorned with Grace Summer 2010 Haul & Swatches
Discontinued Aromaleigh Lippies! Aromaleigh is discontinuing all their lip products, so I placed an order for the ones I wanted to try. They weren’t discounted, so I decided to finally redeem my rewards points to get 30% off (before the rewards system change again). I got 8 Color Infusion Botanical Lipsticks: Coquette, Crush, Darling, Gossamer, Nuance, Sassy, Tender, and Vivid. The only color I really like here is Crush, which is a lovely muted red.… Read More Discontinued Aromaleigh Lippies
More pink brushes! Forever Female had a 50% off sale a few weeks ago. And while I didn’t really need any more new brushes, it was for a good cause, so I placed an order, and these arrived a couple of weeks ago. From L to R: An Angled Eye Shadow Brush, Angled Eye Liner Brush, Flat Edge Brush, Double End Smudger Brush, Large Retractable Powder Brush, Retractable Blush Brush, Retractable Kabuki, and a Fiber… Read More Forever Female Ultimate Synthetic Makeup Brushes Haul Part 2
Lumiere’s PreBuy Brushes! I finally received my Everything Kit from Lumiere! YAY! ^_^ Here’s the 10-piece full-sized brush set, which includes (from left to right) a fine liner, lip liner, flat liner, sponge tip eye shadow applicator, angled eye blender, concealer brush, eye shadow brush, fan brush, blush brush, powder brush, and a carrying case. The case smells new… like leather and glue? (Hah! That rhymes!) And here’s the 8-piece travel-sized brush set (powder brush,… Read More Lumiere Makeup Brushes – Everything Kit
Gumballs! I got a few more stuff from Silk Naturals last week… just a couple of blushes, eye shadows, lip glosses, and a few gumballs. 🙂 I know I don’t really need any more blushes (or e/s… or any more makeup for that matter LOL) but I couldn’t resist. I got Carnal (a gorgeous shimmery deep plum) and Lovelace (a shimmery peachy pink with a touch of gold; a bit similar to Satisfied). I also… Read More Silk Naturals Blushes, Eyeshadows, Lippies + Gumballs Haul
My Fyrinnae Stash!So, I’ve had a few orders come in a few weeks ago, but I’ve been busy with my little one. (She’s 2 months old already! Wow! ^_^) Anyway, here’s my Fyrinnae haul/stash. I got a full size of the Pixie Epoxy, Dark Eye Primer, Digital Faerie, Glamour Faerie, Archmage, Dragonmagic, Sorceress, and Wizard’s Apprentice. And the rest are a bunch of samples. I usually don’t order samples because I always end up wanting… Read More My Fyrinnae Stash!
Les Papillons Limited Edition Eye Collection! Yes, another Christmas Countdown haul! :)) Such beautiful colors! It’s hard to choose a few favorites because they’re all absolutely gorgeous! I chose Dragonfly as my free eye shadow. I really like this color. It’s a gorgeous teal shade with a soft shimmer. The Opulent Lustres look really nice, so I decided to try Imperial, Lotus, and Cypress. I also received a free sample of Teaberry lipbalm. 🙂
Gothic Lolita Eye Collection – Full Size Set! The Gothic Lolita Eye Collection is one of my favorites from Aromaleigh. So, I was quite happy to see them discounted at 50% off for the Christmas Countdown. :)) I got the entire set of 18 colors. My favorites from this collection are Aqua Nightmare, Purple Princess, Plush Romantic, and Verdant Wisp. I chose Gala as my free lippy. I received a sample of this with my… Read More Aromaleigh Gothic Lolita Eye Collection – Full Size Set!
Aromaleigh Rocks! Sonic Eyes – the Ultimate Collection! I’ve been drooling over the Rocks! Sonic Eyes for a while now, so when Aromaleigh had the Rocks! eye shadows for their Christmas Countdown, I took advantage of the 50% off discount and bought an entire set of all 80 colors. This is an amazing collection of matte and shimmery… intense and pigmented… bright and vivid colors. I have so many favorites from this collection… space oddity,… Read More Aromaleigh Rocks! Sonic Eyes – the Ultimate Collection!
Meow Taboo, VIP, and Egyptian Treasures…I finally got my Meow haul last Friday! I waited 10 days for them to process and ship my order… and another 2 days for USPS transit. It’s worth the wait though. 🙂 I really like the Taboo blushes, so I got full size jars of Centerfold (a medium coral rose), Hot (a glowing red rose), Nudity (a soft glowing rose with a hint of mauve), Racy (a warm pink… Read More Meow Cosmetics Taboo, VIP (Very Intensely Pigmented) & Egyptian Treasures Blushes