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Matte Versus Shine

There used to be something very sophisticated about a non-reflective lip, whereas gloss had an element of youthfulness to it. Time and trends have changed that school of thought and now practically every girl, young or old stays by a matte lipstick. Personally I can go either way,

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Prada Resort 2018

Tiny etheral braids and simple feather headdresses added to the whimsical look at Prada. Pat McGrath’s makeup look centered around bold velvety matte lips, that really amped up the strong girly vibe.

 

 

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Makeup Tip of the Day: Pencil Brush for Lips

A pencil brush is an excellent alternative to a regular lip brush especially when working on fuller lips. The pointed shape as well as the density of the brush means you can be quick and precise with your application.

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Model of the Moment: Aya Jones

Aya Jones was scouted in her hometown of Paris, and it’s blatantly obvious why: 5’10, oval faced, doe eyes, and those lips. Aya debuted in Milan walking exclusively for Prada’s Spring 2015 show. After that she was up and down the runways of the most sort after designers,

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How To: Spring Makeup Essentials

It’s not here quite yet but I can feel it in the air – spring. A slight overhaul of the makeup bag is in order. Skin should be fresh looking but not totally covered up. Go for a foundation that creates a flawless finish that’s sheer enough to let your natural skin show through.

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NARS Larger Than Life Lip Gloss

NARS new lip gloss gives long wearing shine, colour, and plumps the lips. All 9 colours are creamy in texture without any sparkle! The only down side in my opinion is the brush. It’s very short and has barely any bristles. Apparently this is supposed to enable precision with the application,

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Tips To Beat Dry Lips

There is nothing more annoying than lips that refuse to stay moist. Dry, chapped, peeling lips are unsightly and uncomfortable here are a few quick tips to help keep this situation at bay:

1. Just like applying moisturizer on top of dead skin on the face is not very effective,

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YSL Rouge Pur Couture Glossy Stain

For anyone who wished for a lipgloss that stayed on YSL just launched this hybrid product–Glossy Stain, and like the name suggests it’s a gloss that wears like a lip stain. The texture feels, and looks much like a gloss but the formula lasts like a lip stain would much longer than your average lip gloss.

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YSL Volupte Sheer Candy Lipstick

Eventually Summer will be here. Not just sunny days with minimal heat! When it arrives we’re going to want to wear sheer, moisturizing lipsticks that aren’t sticky like a gloss. The new YSL Volupte Sheer Candy lipstick, is the answer to our Summertime lip needs. This new formula contains moisturizing ingredients to keep lips feeling smooth and hydrated.

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YSL Rouge Pur Couture Lipstick

While in Paris last week, I kept seeing the stunning ads of Ginta Lapina for Yves Saint Laurent Rouge Pur Couture Lipstick. I hadn’t had a chance to see the colours so I took a quick trip to Le Bon Marche to check them out.

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