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Fails and Holy Grails of 2014

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Happy Friday! How is 2015 treating you so far? I made a video to share my Fails and Holy Grails of 2014. I thought you'd enjoy seeing the bad and good of the past year. Some of the items listed below are not mentioned in the video. All products are cruelty free and many are vegan. If you like this video please give it a thumbs up, share and sub[...]

Best Blushes and Highlighters of 2014

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Happy New Year! For this special edition of Makeup Wars I'm bringing you my picks for the best blushes and highlighters of 2014. 1. Josie Maran Argan Infinity Lip & Cheek Creamy Oil in Everlasting Honey I purchased this shade and fell in love so I had to have the rest. Everlasting Honey is a rosy nude pink. See my review. 2. Tarina Taranti[...]

Favorite Purple Eyeshadows

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This is a reader request - my favorite purple eyeshadows. Some of these are LE (limited edition), but many are permanent shades. All brands are cruelty free. Many are vegan. If you like this video please give it a thumbs up and subscribe! 1. Urban Decay Electric Palette - Urban; Build your Own Palette - Omen, Gravity, Flash, Asphyxia, UD Fri[...]

Best Single Wash Eyeshadows

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Happy Makeup Wars Monday! Today I'm bringing you my picks for the best single wash eyeshadows. Single wash means colors that I will apply to my lid and crease, or all over the eye area for a simple eyeshadow look. Rather than tempt you with colors that are LE that you can't have, I dug through my extensive eyeshadow hoard to bring you shades that are c[...]

Silver Holiday Tutorial

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Happy Tuesday! Today I've got a silver holiday tutorial to share with you. I created this tutorial on behalf of the #BeCrueltyFree campaign from the Humane Society International. I used mostly Makeup Geek eyeshadows, along with Sugarpill and Colour Pop.     Eyes Too Faced Shadow Insurance Makeup Geek Van[...]

Updated Face Routine

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Happy Friday! This is a reader request video on my updated face routine. I left in all the extra steps that I've received questions about - specifically brows and lashes. I will say that I should have used Cover FX Pressed Mineral Foundation in N10 to tone down the blush, but I didn't notice it looking extra bright when I was recording. And to me it does[...]

Makeup Geek Foiled Eyeshadows Review

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Happy Tuesday! Today I've got the new Makeup Geek Foiled eyeshadows for you. There are ten shades in this initial release. They are talc free and paraben free, but some of the shades say 'may contain carmine'. Each shade is .064 oz (1.8g) Makeup Geek eyeshadows are cruelty free. About the Makeup Geek Foiled Eyeshadows With these rich and int[...]