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Hand swatches over primer

Swatches: Dawn Eyes Cosmetics Mystic Dawn, MidnightKiss, Ethereal & Hidden Moonlight

More Dawn Eyes Cosmetics! I have Mystic Dawn, MidnightKiss, Ethereal Space and Hidden Moonlight. These shades were much easier to work with and swatch. They’re fairly sheer over the primer and Ethereal Space needed to be blended because it went on patchy. Over the Glitter Glue they look much better than over the primer.

So these were swatched over Too Faced Shadow Insurance and Darling Girl Cosmetics Glitter Glue. Photos taken indoors under a daylight bulb.


Luna

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I run this blog! This blog is a personal blog for all things beauty related. I love swatching, reviewing and hosting giveaways. I’ve been blogging since I was 16 years old… That’s uh a long time. I am now 32! Sometimes I like to blog about my life and what is going on, but not often anymore. I hope you enjoy my blog posts!
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Hand swatches over primer

Swatches: Dawn Eyes Cosmetics Dew Drops, Sparkling Purple Grey, Blurple & King’s Robe

More Dawn Eyes Cosmetics sample swatches. :) I had trouble with these being patchy and sheer over primer again. D: They did much better over Glitter Glue though, than the previous swatches.I emailed the owner to let her know that I was having trouble and to see if her shadows are supposed to be sheer.

I have Dew Drops, Sparkling Purple Grey, Blurple and King’s Robe.


Luna

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I run this blog! This blog is a personal blog for all things beauty related. I love swatching, reviewing and hosting giveaways. I’ve been blogging since I was 16 years old… That’s uh a long time. I am now 32! Sometimes I like to blog about my life and what is going on, but not often anymore. I hope you enjoy my blog posts!
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Swatches: Performance Colors COLORPOT Cream Eyeshadow

Sooo I’ve had these for a little while. >.> I’d ordered the sample pack from Performance Colors that came with five COLORPOT Cream Eyeshadow Samples and two concealer samples. I chose Plum Fairies, Champagne, Sweetdreams, Sparkles, and Electric Cornflower for the colorpots and fair and light for the concealers. She ended up sending me a full size pot of Plum Fairies and a full size pot of the Fair concealer as well as a full size jar of her primer and clamshells in Emerald City, Farrah, Velvet Talker and Oilslick, which oddly enough I wanted to try. All of the colors are lovely and can be built for good payoff, but go on more sheer to be used as a base. The lighter of the two concealers matched my skin fairly well but I can’t stomach the smell very well. I had the same problem with the primer, so I haven’t been able to test it out. The smell shouldn’t bother me, I like it just fine, but my stomach says EFF THAT. D: Fortunately all of the COLORPOT’s are fragrance free. :D I love Plum Fairies, Velvet Talker, Farrah and Sweetdreams. I would definitely recommend trying these if you’re looking for a cream eyeshadow and don’t want to buy drugstore brands.

These were swatched on bare skin and photos taken under a daylight bulb indoors.


Luna
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I run this blog! This blog is a personal blog for all things beauty related. I love swatching, reviewing and hosting giveaways. I’ve been blogging since I was 16 years old… That’s uh a long time. I am now 32! Sometimes I like to blog about my life and what is going on, but not often anymore. I hope you enjoy my blog posts!
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Swatches: Morgana Cryptoria Gel Lipsticks

So some of you may know of my love for the couple of gel lipsticks I got from Morgana Cryptoria a couple of months ago. Well I has more. I got Syrenka, Atlantis, 11th Hour, Persephone, Cherry Jubilee and Aisling. Love Aisling, 11th Hour, Cherry Jubilee and Persephone. I fail at applying Syrenka and Atlantis, but I knew when I bought them they might not work out for me. I’m a little sad that I can’t get them to work with me, I was hoping though! Still the other shades? Ugh love them. Persephone is such a pretty shimmery nude and Cherry Jubilee is like Twinkling Rubies in another form. It’s so pretty.

I shall let you see the pretties! Photos were taken indoors under a daylight bulb.


Luna

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I run this blog! This blog is a personal blog for all things beauty related. I love swatching, reviewing and hosting giveaways. I’ve been blogging since I was 16 years old… That’s uh a long time. I am now 32! Sometimes I like to blog about my life and what is going on, but not often anymore. I hope you enjoy my blog posts!
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Swatches: Madd Style Cosmetix Lotus Bloom, PIsces, Seaglasm, Nirvana & Tank Girl

Just a quick note, the blog sale page was moved to the blog menu up top. :)

Hokay so I’ve been putting this off for awhile. I was mainly avoiding blogging about Madd Style Cosmetix because of all the negative junk that seems to follow them. I want to say, I’m fully aware of all of the “issues” that involve this company. I personally feel that a lot of the “issues” are just people looking for a reason not to like MSC or Mo, and other issues are from the past. I haven’t heard anything recent about MSC that is negative. So with that being said I have swatches!

MSC has some gorgeous colors. I wish I’d tried them sooner. They’re super sparkly and well pigmented. It’s just a really nice formula. For whatever reason I picked out a lot of greens/blue-greens from MSC. I had to purchase Lotus Bloom for obvious reasons, but I also have Pisces and Seaglasm in f/s jars and Nirvana and Tank girl in clam shells. Pisces is freaking gorgeous and I need to wear it as a highlight. The arm swatch for Pisces was um my bad. I effed up with the primer. But you can see in the other swatches how pretty is is. I actually love Seaglasm and Nirvana the most our of these. I’m throwing up a photo of my eyeball where I have Blammo! and Nirvana on. It’s so pretty.


Luna

Full Disclosure Policy: All products mentioned in this entry were purchased by me in December 2011 or earlier. There are no affiliate links and there is no financial compensation included in this post.

I run this blog! This blog is a personal blog for all things beauty related. I love swatching, reviewing and hosting giveaways. I’ve been blogging since I was 16 years old… That’s uh a long time. I am now 32! Sometimes I like to blog about my life and what is going on, but not often anymore. I hope you enjoy my blog posts!
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Swatches: NYX Snow White, Goddess & Pure Nude

So BeautyJoint has NYX Round Lipstick for $2.50 each. I purchased 3 of them in Snow White, Goddess and Pure Nude. I love, love, love Snow White(you were right Erin). It’s seriously the perfect red. I also really like Goddess, I was afraid I wouldn’t but it’s really pretty. Pure Nude is very pretty but it shows lip imperfections really easily. My lips were dry when I swatched these. I’d used lip balm and waited a few minutes then wiped the majority off, you could still tell my lips were dry after applying Bare Nude. :( Hopefully it’ll work better when my lips AREN’T dry. XD

I was surprised with these lipsticks. The formula is much better than I expected and ohmygod Snow White is amazing. Alrighty enjoy the photoes!


Luna!
I run this blog! This blog is a personal blog for all things beauty related. I love swatching, reviewing and hosting giveaways. I’ve been blogging since I was 16 years old… That’s uh a long time. I am now 32! Sometimes I like to blog about my life and what is going on, but not often anymore. I hope you enjoy my blog posts!
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Swatches: MPZ THC vs. Husbandry Afflictions!

Quick post! Erin asked to see THC next to Anthrax from the Husbandry Afflictions collection. I swatched all of the colors in the collection and THC on bare skin. :) Once I have all of the shadows in my claws I’ll swatch them next to their respective blush. :)

I run this blog! This blog is a personal blog for all things beauty related. I love swatching, reviewing and hosting giveaways. I’ve been blogging since I was 16 years old… That’s uh a long time. I am now 32! Sometimes I like to blog about my life and what is going on, but not often anymore. I hope you enjoy my blog posts!
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