MAC Hypnotizing Holiday Shadeshifter Eyeshadows Reviews & Swatches

Behind the Curtain MAC Behind the Curtain Shadeshifter Duochrome Eyeshadow ($22.00 for 0.03 oz.) is a silvery lilac with a sparkling, metallic sheen that shifted from cooler, more silvery lilac to warmer pink. The texture was incredibly emollient, which helped the larger sparkle particles transfer and adhere to skin without lots of fallout. I found that I had to take care and do gentle blending to avoid excessive fallout, though, an...
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MAC Red Chili & Rusi Woo Lipsticks Reviews & Swatches

Red Chile MAC Red Chili Lipstick ($21.00 for 0.1 oz.) is a deep red with strong, cool blue undertones and a satin finish with barely-there ruby red micro-shimmer. It had nearly opaque color payoff that applied evenly to my lips and didn’t accentuate lip texture or gather into my lip lines. The consistency was lightweight, slightly firmer initially but not enough to tug or be uncomfortable to apply. It lasted well for over six hours, ...
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Survey Says... October 13th, 2021

Happy Wednesday! Here's this week's survey, which you can copy and paste and share as a comment. Your skin tone/coloring: Favorite cream polish? Favorite metallic polish? Favorite glitter polish? Join Discussion [Author: Christine]
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NEW: 1986 Éclectique From Les Bains Guerbois

The French house Les Bains Guerbois (connected with the legendary temple of Parisian nightlife in the 1980s) just launched their new perfume 1986 Éclectique, a fragrance composed by perfumer Bertrand Duchaufour, in an homage to Marilyn, the mythical "physio" of Les Bains. It was Marilyn who decided at the door who could join the eclectic crowd inside the club.  "Dominating from the top of ... Read full article: NEW: 1986 Éclectique From Les Bains Guerbois from Fragrantica Perfumes and Colognes...
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How To Keep Your Mental Health Strong as an Online Student

For many students today, learning online has become a popular choice. Online learning provides an additional degree of flexibility compared to traditional degree programs and students can often benefit from cutting costs by studying from home. In addition, students who need to continue working and earning money throughout the process of getting their college degree will often find that studying online makes it easier for them to do this, with a lower opportunity cost because students can f...
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Siberian Snowfall Melting on Mossy Rocks: De Bachmakov’s Poetry of the Sublime

Whilst a generalisation, most fine fragrances in the market fall into a triad of aims, based on what perfume does best. In the first group are scents intent on capturing their core materials at the height of their intensity, lifecycle, or vivacity, holding them under a magnifying glass as champions of beauty, intrigue, and celebration, like prime specimens from a farmer’s market brought home to ... Read full article: Siberian Snowfall Melting on Mossy Rocks: De Bachmakov’s Poetry of the Sublime...
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The Sales Growth of Fragrance Isn’t Sustainable but It Sure Is a Fun Ride

As we’ve grown more and more used to being less in contact with people our normal idea of beauty has altered. Wearing our favorite red lipstick has become a thing of the past has a mask hides our mouth or doing a full face of makeup only to work from home isn’t really in the cards for a lot of us. But no one, no one saw the boom in fragrance that came last year. The NPD Group, an American market research company, noticed that the fragrance category had an 82% growth spurt the past year. Fragra...
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Neverending: The New Perfume by THOO

The Italian perfume house THOO (The House Of Oud) announced its new fragrance Neverending in April 2021. The fragrance was presented by the tagline "An uncontainable flow of emotions. Until infinity." Judging by the pictures of the Neverending bottle, we should have expected a soft and delicate aroma for lovers of magical unicorns and fans of colorful ice cream and cotton candy, delicate paste... Read full article: Neverending: The New Perfume by THOO from Fragrantica Perfumes and Colognes Mag...
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New City from Gallivant: The Italian city of Naples

The Italian city of Naples is the inspiration behind a new fragrance, the tenth in the GALLIVANT collection, launching globally in October 2021. Naples by GALLIVANT is composed with Italian indie perfumer Luca Maffei. THE STORY A place with a raucous pulsating spirit, a working port city with a noble and glorious past. Salty sea air. The lingering warmth of late afternoon sun. Church candles, ... Read full article: New City from Gallivant: The Italian city of Naples from Fragrantica Perfume...
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5 Ways to Get Your Home Ready for the Holidays

The holiday season is an exciting time of year for everyone. The weather gets cooler, decorations come out, and treats are baked. With that excitement comes stress. It’s a busy time of year and can be hard to balance work, festivities, and family gatherings. Preparing your house for the holiday season might feel like the least important thing on your list, but it can make a big difference and it doesn’t have to be a lot of work. Here are 5 simple things you can do to help your home fee...
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Red-Carpet Game Changers: New Beauty and Wellness Treatments Are Transforming Hollywood

With the red-carpet circuit officially back in full swing, score that camera-ready complexion (and mindset) with the newest treatments from beauty and wellness destinations across Los Angeles. Bring on the step and repeat. The latest addition to the L.A.’s Westside wellness scene, Den Mother takes its cues from ancient healing practices spanning Indian Ayurveda and […]
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Go Get the Latest Sephora Favorites Pop Beauty For Everyone Set

Hurry over to Sephora today and grab up the latest Sephora Favorites Pop for $12! This is the Beauty for Everyone Set that includes: 0.05 oz Melt Cosmetics Ultra-Matte Lipstick in Dark Room 0.10 oz Rare Beauty by Selena Gomez Perfect Strokes Universal Volumizing Mascara 0.25 oz Herbivore Aquarius Pore Purifying BHA Cream 0.51 oz Youth To The People Superberry Hydrate + Glow Dream Mask with Vitamin C 1.01 oz Briogeo Don’t Despair, Repair! Deep Conditioning Hair Mask .18 oz Juliette Has a Gun N...
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Smashbox Always On Cream Eyeshadows 25% Off + 30% Off

Smashbox Always On Cream Eyeshadows are 25% off today only with 30% additionally using code ARTIST30. Enjoy! Where to buy Smashbox You may also enjoy... NARS Holiday Collection Gift 2010 Juliette Has a Gun, Tocca, Sunday Riley, MAC, Benefit, MoreKose Softymo Powder Wash Whitening Formula Review$15 Off $50 at Ulta + 50% Off Laura Geller Holiday Sets The post Smashbox Always On Cream Eyeshadows 25% Off + 30% Off appeared first on Musings of a Muse.
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My new lover takes my breath away. However, I feel a sense of dread. How do I stop this?

It is hard to loosen the tentacles that dread wraps around the mind, writes advice columnist Eleanor Gordon-Smith, the goal is to live on despite themI am a 50-year-old queer woman, embarking on a new relationship after leaving my previous partner of eight years. My new lover is beautiful, smart, insightful, passionate and she actually takes my breath away. We have been dating for about three months. I like what we have and I am extremely fond of her. However, I find myself catastrophising our r...
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Horses Gallops Into Historic Hollywood Watering Hole

Horses is the latest incarnation of the historic Sunset Boulevard space where Ye Coach & Horses was stabled for 73 years before becoming the Pikey. It’s been totally transformed since Quentin Tarantino and Tim Roth legendarily scribbled scenes for “Pulp Fiction” on cocktail napkins in the weathered Coach & Horses bar. The “Established 1934” plaque […]
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Extravagant eye bags: how extreme exhaustion became this year’s hottest look

Celebrities at the Met Gala bejewelled their fake dark circles – but a heavy work schedule and horribly late nights will do the business for the rest of usName: Eye bags.Age: As old as humanity. Continue reading...
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7 Dinge, die viele glückliche Paare anscheinend anders machen

Für eine glückliche Beziehung gibt es kein genaues Rezept, das für alle funktioniert. Tatsächlich bestehen Beziehungen oft aus zwei Menschen mit verschiedenen Hintergründen, die Unterschiedliches erlebt haben und ihr Bestes geben, damit alles wie am Schnürchen läuft. Manchen Paaren scheint das aber besser zu gelingen als anderen – viel besser. „Viele der glücklichsten Pärchen haben eines gemeinsam: Sie erwarten keine Perfektion, sondern sind sich dessen bewusst, dass jeder Mensch seine Macken h...
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Giorgio Armani Cool Mauve (50) Neo Nude Melting Color Balm Review & Swatches

Cool Mauve (50) Giorgio Armani Cool Mauve (50) Neo Nude Melting Color BalmGiorgio Armani Cool Mauve (50) Neo Nude Melting Color Balm ($38.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a muted, medium-dark mauve with cool undertones and a matte finish. It had medium, buildable pigmentation that applied with more medium to semi-opaque coverage when using fingertips and more semi-sheer to medium coverage when using a brush. The texture was smooth, moderately dens...
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Dior Beauty The Atelier of Dreams Collection for Holiday 2021

Release Date + About the Launch To celebrate the holiday season, Peter Philips, Creative and Image Director for Dior Makeup, pays tribute to the House of Dior by playing with the stylistic codes of the prestigious 30 avenue Montaigne facade, peppering its festive touches throughout the collection. Now online Dior Selfrid...
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15% or 20% Off Paula’s Choice Here’s What You Need

Enjoy 15% off $65 or 20% off $85 or more with code SAVEMORE at today! Please for the love of the skincare gods do haul the cleansing balm! It’s freaking ridiculously good! Also, I’ve been using a few of the boosters lately and I’m impressed! The C15 Super Booster is pretty fantastic. I swear my skin looked brighter after the first several days I start using this. And the Hyaluronic Acid Booster is pretty fab too! I’m a HA fan to the max and this stuff is lovely. Lightweigh...
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Charlotte Tilbury’s Beauty Secret’s Mystery Box Back in Stock On Sale Includes Walk of No Shame Eyeshadow Palette

Charlotte’s Beauty Secret’s Mystery Box is back and it includes seven full-size items for $164! Two of the seven items are Walk of No Shame Luxury EYeshadow Palette as well as Charlotte’s Magic Cream Moisturizer as well as five other full-size items. This was available back in August and went out of stock but it’s now back and available on Charlotte’s website. They site offers free shipping, samples of your choice, as well as free return shipping should you hate the contents of the box. It...
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The Body Shop Share the Love Big Advent Calendar Now Available and 20% Off

The Body Shop Share the Love Big Advent Calendar is now available and it’s 20% off today! I swear, as soon as I saw this I knew Christmas was on the way! I’m still very much enjoying Fall but I’m still prepping for the Holidays in the back of my mind. As always, there are three different The Body Shop Advent Calendars but got the biggest one and you can get it at 20% off using promo code 971765 which is good until October 23rd. As always this calendar gets you a lot of bang for you...
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Bare Minerals 25% Off Friends and Family Sale with Free Shipping

Bare Minerals is having its annual Friends and Family Sale. Use code FORYOU and get 25% Off your total plus free shipping. The new Mineralist Treasured Eyeshadow Palette for Holiday 2021 is now in stock too! Sadly, the Holiday items are excluded from this sale but the palette is still an affordable $39 should you want to grab it with your sale order. Shades include: Moonstone (Light sand) Pink Topaz (Medium pink) Cinnabar (Medium warm brown) Hazy Rose (Warm lavender) Rubelite (Deep pink) ...
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Homeowners ‘jab’ at anti-vaxxers with grim Halloween displays

One Twitter user showcased a series of human skulls situated next to front-yard gravestones inscribed with epitaphs such as, "Trusted Ivermectin more than science."
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Homeowners ‘jab’ at anti-vaxxers with divisive Halloween displays

One Twitter user showcased a series of human skulls situated next to front-yard gravestones inscribed with epitaphs such as, "Trusted Ivermectin more than science."
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20% Off Drunk Elephant And Some of My Personal Charlotte Tilbury Picks On Sale

Heads up there’s 20% off many different skincare brands including Drunk Elephant and Charlotte Tilbury at the moment. Just head over to and peek at their skincare section for some awesome deals. The Drunk Elephant The Trunk 5.0 is in stock but I’m sad it’s excluded from the sale but there are a few other gift sets you might want to haul like: Drunk Elephant Saving Face Skin Kit – The P.M. Routine $74 Drunk Elephant Night Makes Right Set $67 I’m happy to say some of Charlotte Tilbur...
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Guerlain Mitsouko Absolu 17

The new exclusive and luxurious edition from the house of Guerlain is an homage to their heritage, as well as a collaboration with the young French artist Jeanne Briand, known for her glass processing. Guerlain Mitsouko Absolu 17 is a limited edition of the Mitsouko perfume. The original was composed in 1919 by Jacques Guerlain and inspired by the eponymous heroine of the novel La Bataille ... Read full article: Guerlain Mitsouko Absolu 17 from Fragrantica Perfumes and Colognes Magazine. ...
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Do you enjoy nail art? Do you do it regularly?

I love seeing it, but I do not have the patience (or steady hand or skill) to do it myself… or the patience to have it done, lol! — Christine Join Discussion [Author: Christine]
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Welcher Wein zu deinem Sternzeichen passt – empfohlen von Expert:innen

Wir lieben unseren Wein – und doch standen wir alle schon mal ratlos und überfordert vor der gigantischen Auswahl im Supermarkt oder Weingeschäft. Vom Jahrgang über die Region bis hin zur Geschmacksrichtung: Wenn du deinen Blick über die Weinregale wandern lässt, gibt es da ganz schön viel zu lesen. Wenn du keine Lust mehr darauf hast, frustriert zum selben durchschnittlichen Pinot Noir zu greifen, den du im Zweifelsfall immer kaufst, haben wir gute Neuigkeiten: Die spanische Weinmarke ...
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Cosbar’s Friends and Family Sale Is On Here’s What to Haul

Cosbar’s Friends and Family Sale is back! I’m pretty pumped when this one rolls around as there are a lot of luxury fragrances that Cosbar carries which are worth hauling during the sale. The sale is a tiered discount and no promo code is needed! The discount will apply once you check out and works as follows: $20 Off $150 $50 Off $300 $100 Off $500 $150 Off $700 $250 Off $1100 So, what should you haul? Parfums de Marly Oriana a big yay! I picked this up recently and it smells like a jammi...
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