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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[...]

Best Lipsticks of 2014

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As 2014 comes to a close, Makeup Wars joins up to share our picks for the best lipsticks of 2014. All brands are cruelty free and many are vegan. Fyrinnae Matte Liquid Lipsticks I haven't had time to write a review for these yet but they're amazing! I've tried a ton of matte liquid lipstick formulas and these have been the best so far. Desir[...]

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[...]

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[...]

Best Cruelty Free Blushes

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There are many cruelty free blushes available, but I'm going to share my picks for the best cruelty free blushes out there. These are my favorites. I've got some vegan blushes included, too. Makeup Geek - $9.99 for refill pans, $12.99 compact Makeup Geek makes the best cruelty free pressed indie blushes. All of their blushes are vegan except for th[...]

Makeup Wars Beauty Wish List

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Happy Makeup Wars Monday! For this round of Makeup Wars we're sharing our current Beauty Wish List. In addition to the beauty items I'm lusting after, I included two handbags that have been on my wish list for quite a while. All beauty brands are, of course, cruelty free. Viseart Eyeshadow Palettes I've had a lot of makeup artists rave to me about [...]

Top Ten Best Holiday Beauty Products

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Happy Top Ten Tuesday! Today we're sharing the top ten best holiday beauty products that are limited edition. I recommend these items as gifts for you or for your makeup loving friends. They are, of course, cruelty free. Items that I know are vegan are noted as such. 1. Urban Decay Vice 3 Palette With 20 new eyeshadows, this is a must have limited [...]