ColourPop Wing Tips Super Shock Shadow Trio Review & Swatches

Wing Tips Colour Pop Wing Tips Super Shock Trio ($15.00 for 0.17 oz.) includes two Super Shock Shadows and one Super Shock Glitter (which is “not for eye area” due to the inclusion of plastic glitter particles). One shade arrived with the cap more loosely placed on, which may have resulted in the product drying out slightly. The star of the trio was Voila, while Indio packs a lot of glitter into a single layer and had good spreadabi...
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Survey Says… December 18th, 2019

Happy Wednesday! Here's this week's survey, which you can copy and paste and share as a comment. Your skin tone/coloring: What’s your go-to red lipstick? What’s the best gold eyeshadow you’ve tried? How often do you wear glitter eyeshadow? Join Discussion [Author: Christine]
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Wayne Goss The Holiday 2019 Brush Initial Review

Holiday Brush 2019 Wayne Goss Holiday 2019 Brush ($62.00) is a new, limited edition large fan-style brush that is made out of goat hair. It is supposed to work for “fast, flawless blending” and can be used with “bronzer, blush, and highlighter” as well as “cream, liquid, and powder-based products” (generally). Based on the brand’s video, the idea is that the edge can be used for precise application and then gently pressing to splay the ...
Tags: Tools, Beauty, Brushes, Christine, Wayne Goss, Durability, Holiday 2019 Gift Sets

Revlon Rum Raisin, Iced Mocha, Choco-liscious Super Lustrous Lipsticks Reviews & Swatches

Rum Raisin Revlon Rum Raisin Super Lustrous Lipstick ($8.49 for 0.15 oz.) is a medium-dark, coppery red with warm undertones and a cream finish. It had semi-opaque color coverage in a single layer, which built up to full coverage with less than half of a layer more. The texture was smooth, lightly creamy without being too thick or too emollient, and comfortable to apply and to wear. It stayed on nicely for four and a half hours and...
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Professor invents wearable garden fertilized by human waste

This is peak self-sufficiency. Aroussiak Gabrielian, a landscape architecture professor at the University of Southern California, has created the world’s first wearable farm, which can grow a variety of fresh produce using fertilizer supplied by your own human waste. Her eco-friendly invention debuted last month in Beijing, as part of “Human (un)limited,” a hybrid art...
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Something to chew on: New Zealand man sets up 'stick library' for dogs

Andrew Taylor came up with the idea because of a lack of ‘good’ sticks at the local parkA New Zealand man has created a “stick library” for his local dog park as a way to recycle branches from tree pruning.Andrew Taylor, of north Canterbury in the South Island, cut a dozen tree branches down to “stick” size for the community’s four-legged friends, and smoothed away the rough edges using tools he had around the house. Continue reading...
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5 destinations to make the holidays special with that special someone

To celebrate the winter holidays in style, here are our top 5 recommendations for great places to visit
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These 5 Skincare Trends Are the Wave of the Future, and You'll See 'Em Everywhere in 2020

No longer must you wait until the National Enquirer gets a hot tip from an anonymous source that "various celebrities" are getting facials made from liquefied cells of a baby's foreskin to learn about the latest skincare trends on the market. In 2020, we suggest a slightly more discerning approach: get your forecast on the biggest treatments and ingredients to try in the new year straight from the experts. To be clear, that doesn't mean the future of skin care is any less exciting or innovative....
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Prescription costs prompt 7% of HIV positive people in US to skip meds

A study has found that 7% of those diagnosed with HIV in the US are not adhering to their medication because of financial cost concerns. The same study found 14%, used “cost-saving strategies” with their meds. What are drug cost-saving strategies? In this instance, that includes any of the following: Asking a doctor for a lower-cost medication. Buying prescription drugs from another country. Using alternative therapies. Skipping doses. Taking less medicine. Delaying filling a prescription beca...
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Martha Stewart and Antoni Porowski are in a social media feud. Martha’s winning.

There’s nothing like a Christmas-themed celebrity feud to brighten the holiday spirit, and this week Martha Stewart set her tastefully appointed crosshairs on the avocado expert himself, Queer Eye’s Antoni Porowski. The 78-year-old hostess extraordinaire called out Porowski after he shared an image taken during a holiday party at her home. “Socializing at Christmas parties,” reads Porowski’s caption alongside an image of him in Stewart’s stable: AdBridg.cmd.push(function() { AdBridg.display("d...
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Make Before You Manage

“Try looking at your mind as a wayward puppy that you are trying to paper train. You don’t drop-kick a puppy into the neighbor’s yard every time it piddles on the floor. You just keep bringing it back to the newspaper.”― Anne Lamott, Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life Not long ago, a creature died in the walls of my home. To be precise, it gave up the ghost in the heating system, so that death fumes were conveniently deposited directly into my bedroom. My girlfriend and I ...
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This school science experiment will make you want to wash your hands: ‘So disgusting’

Teachers at an Ohio elementary school tried a hygiene science experiment that they hoped would encourage kids to wash their hands and spread fewer germs.
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The Yoberts on letting others “finish their thoughts before jumping in to correct them”

As the holiday season nears, we asked a series of influencers what about their deepest, darkest year-end secrets–in addition to what they hope to see under the tree December 25. Corey and Cristian, AKA The Yoberts, are a recently married couple who believe life’s too short to do one thing at a time. The duo met at Carnegie Mellon University a decade ago and haven’t looked back. Corey is a professional singer when he isn’t managing operations at Sunset Studios. Cristian oversees knowledge manage...
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Vanilla Vibes Review – Made From the Heart or the Mind?

Juliette Has A Gun is strikingly inconsistent from an olfactory point of view, with a range that includes retro throwback profiles, barely-there synthetics, and intense gourmands. It is also polarising from a visual aesthetic point of view, finding affinity with some markets and demographics but falling flat with others.  Vanilla Vibes was intended to push vanilla into new directions; yet, from ... Read full article: Vanilla Vibes Review – Made From the Heart or the Mind? from Fragrantica Per...
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Church elder tried to pay for Grindr sex with Arby's card, say police

In Missouri, school police say a church leader who also worked as a professor attempted to pay for guy-on-guy sex via Grindr with his Arby's card. Grindr is a social media service for gay, bi, and queer guys, and basically, men who want to have sex with men. Didn't work out so well for the professor and church elder. He now faces misdemeanor prostitution charges, and “allegations he sought sexual favors from male college students.” The Kirksville Daily Express reports that he has been place...
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Monthly birth control pill could replace daily doses

Oral contraceptives are one of the most popular forms of birth control: In the United States, about 12 percent of women between 15 and 49 use them. However, their effectiveness depends on being taken every day, and it is estimated that about 9 percent of women taking birth control pills become pregnant each year.MIT researchers are now developing an oral contraceptive that only has to be taken once a month, which could reduce unintended pregnancies that result from forgetting to take a daily dos...
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4 Things You Need To Know Before Becoming A Wedding Photographer

Wedding photography is one of the most longed-for industry nowadays. A lot of people want to be part of this profession because of numerous perks. It does not require a person to spend at least eight hours in the office doing repetitive jobs. If you are a wedding photographer , your position is filled with lots of heartwarming moments and find yourself surrounded by smiling, happy people. But before you consider shifting careers to become a professional wedding photographer, here are seve...
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Read this if you think you don’t have Aspergers

Recently I wrote about how most women over 40 working full-time in an office have Aspergers. One of the comments on that post was from Marcy. She wrote: You left out one or two categories of women still working: those who have ADHD/are easily bored (me), and those who have much older spouses on Medicare so must work for benefits for herself and the kiddos (also me). I stayed home for a year but was bored silly so went back to work but have changed jobs, on average, every 2.25 years…also becau...
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Pantene Is Shedding Light on How Difficult the Holidays Can Be For Many LGBTQ+ Individuals

Pantene is offering a platform for LGBTQ+ individuals who feel conflicted about going home for the holidays. The brand recently kicked off a new video series with GLAAD and the Trans Chorus of Los Angeles, which includes a moving a cappella performance of "I'll Be Home for Christmas," as well as interviews with four members of the chorus. "You will have joy and you will be loved." The interviews minimally touch on beauty routines and are primarily focused on each individual's experience with ...
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Police won’t say why this young gay man died in their custody

A young gay man being held for over a month at the Fulton County Jail in Atlanta, Georgia has died after suffering from an unspecified “chronic illness.” 27-year-old Contravious “Trey” Burson was rushed from the jail to Grady Memorial Hospital after becoming ill on December 12, according to a spokesperson for the sheriff’s office. He died a few hours later. Police have been staying mum about the whole thing, refusing to say what the “chronic illness” was or why they waited until he was near dea...
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Goal Setting for the New Year – Girlfriend Advice on going after your Dreams

Another New Year, and still time for small dreams to come true. (unknown) One of the seriously awesome thing about true friends is how they support you and your dreams. (Can I hear an ‘Amen!’?!) Those girlfriends who always see the beauty in you, believe in you, want the best for you – they’re worth their weight in homemade toffee. As we get ready for the New Year, now is that special time of year to define our goals for the coming year. We’re not talking New Year’s Resolutions, those are goo...
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Picking out your wardrobe essentials

There are various factors which will come into play when we are decided how many items of clothing we should have. Firstly, how often do you do your laundry? This may seem like a fairly futile question, however if you only do your washing once every fortnight or three weeks due to other commitments, then having a larger wardrobe may be a necessity. Likewise, how much space do you have? Although it might seem like a worthwhile investment buying four more jackets and pairs of jeans, because they ...
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I Prioritize Skin Care Over Makeup, and These Are 12 Products I Can't Live Without

This fact usual shocks people: I only own two eye shadows, one sparkly and one matte, because who really needs more than that?! While most makeup-lovers don't agree with me, I'm a total skincare-lover and prefer a "no makeup" makeup look. Although my cosmetic bag is lacking, my bathroom cabinet is stacked with more skincare products that you can imagine. This has stemmed from growing up with hormonal acne and being on the never-ending search for perfect skin. It took me a long time to realize th...
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He was laid off for harassing a gay coworker; now he’s getting a $100K check

Adriano Eva. Via YouTube The city of Spokane, Washington will pay out a $100,000 settlement to Adriano Eva, an employee who lost his job after harassing a gay coworker. Eva sued the city after Spokane’s Civil Service Commission found that he did not violate city policy with his comments. The Spokesman reports that trouble began in 2018. Eva, 48, worked as a recreation supervisor for the city began harassing his then-assistant, Connor Wigert, a gay man. Wigert reported that Eva would harass hi...
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The Best Under-$25 Liquid Eye Shadows That'll Last Through Your Wildest New Year's Eve

It's 9 p.m. on Dec. 31 and time is running out. Your best friend is getting in an Uber, en route to pick you up for the big New Year's Eve party. You're dressed in head-to-toe sequins, hair twisted into the only kind of updo that can potentially withstand the excitement of the ball drop, and yet . . . still no makeup. And you totally thought the most stressful part of your night would be choosing which bar to go to with your 30 closest friends. Then, you got to your vanity and realized ironing o...
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20 Last-Minute Beauty Gifts on Amazon - All Under $70

If you have a beauty lover on your hands and you're pressed for time this gift-giving season, there's no reason to worry. Amazon not only stocks everything from top-selling curling wands to makeup palettes, but if you have Prime, you can get your orders in the mail in just two days. Seriously, if you order right now, you can still get your gifts by Christmas Eve, and that's something worth celebrating. What would we like to receive underneath the tree? Facial sculpting tools, advent calendars, a...
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‘Star Wars’ has its first on-screen same sex kiss

Commander D’Arcy (Amanda Lawrence) [Mild spoilers ahead] Did you know that Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker opens this week? Somehow, we had a feeling. But even the hardest-hearted viewer–at least when it comes to lightsabers, cuddly aliens and witty droids–should find a new hope in one moment of the latest installment of the series: the first same-sex kiss depicted in a Star Wars film. AdBridg.cmd.push(function() { AdBridg.display("div-gpt-ad-inarticle1"); }); That kiss goes to Commander ...
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Perfecting My Vision and Finding the Perfect Sunglasses at MyEyeDr.

This post is sponsored by MyEyeDr. “When’s the last time you had an eye exam?” My husband asked me this question as I rested my chin on the pre-testing equipment during our appointment at MyEyeDr. I had to stop and think about it – probably not since my teen years! This month my husband and... Read More The post Perfecting My Vision and Finding the Perfect Sunglasses at MyEyeDr. appeared first on Afrobella.
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Newlyweds stuck on cruise ship desperate to escape homophobic staff, say their honeymoon is “ruined”

View this post on Instagram #loveyourself #globetrotters #egypt #redsea #egypt • • • • • • • #selfiewhore #gayuk #instagay #instahomo #gayderby #gayboy #gay? #skinnygay #gaytwink #gayfollow #gaybrit #pose #poser #sorrynotsorry #boom #livelovelaugh #gaystagram #gaysnap #husband #love #relationship #gayrelationship #gayboys #love A post shared by DanylJoe Walton-Ashmore (@danyljoe) on Mar 15, 2019 at 12:4...
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