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A Perfect Everyday Eye Palette

I originally saw this palette at Chanel online.   But every time I looked at it, it always said “Back ordered”.   I waited for months for it to become available and wondered if it was new or old.  It never was at any of my local department stores that...

Fall Nail Colors

I continue to love the nail colors out this fall, and this one is by Lancome.  My Thursday evening went something like this – running late getting home from work means I’m running late for my nail appointment.   I quick run upstairs in my polish...

Trish McEvoy Fall Collection 2010

Trish McEvoy knows travel.  I personally don’t travel anywhere – overnight or long vacations, without Trish.   Well, not her personally, but her beauty products and brushes.  I purchased this mini eye palette and took it with me on my recent trip.   It was...

Bobbi Brown Black Velvet Collection

I may not always jump to the latest product announcement and actually, most of them I’d rather see in person so I can talk about them after testing and seeing.   Such is the case with the latest Bobbi Brown collection called Black Velvet.   Yes, the images of...

American Beauty Fall 2010 Collection

The latest Fall 2010 Collection from American Beauty (available at Kohl’s) is the Youthful Bronze Look Kit.   The kit has two eye shadows, one in a gold shimmer the other in a green shimmer and a warm toned bronzer.   $30 for the kit.   Beautiful fall colors at...