Category Archives: Eyeshadow Primer

Talk About Taupes Part II

In Part 1 of Talk About Taupes, the colours swatched were from drugstore/mainline cosmetics. Which were all pressed shades. In Part II of Talk About Taupes, let’s look at the taupe shades I have from Silk Naturals, one of the … Continue reading

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Talk about Taupes Part I

Taupe is defined as: a moderate to dark brownish gray, sometimes slightly tinged withpurple, yellow, or green. Origin:  1910–15;  < French  < Latin talpa  mole a brownish-grey colour So the etymology of the word stemmed from that humble, lowly animal, presumably to describe the shade of its coat. Which would be a nondescript brownish-gray? Nevertheless, in today’s makeup world, taupe … Continue reading

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Too Faced Beautiful Dreamer 2011 Swatches and Review

Here’s the slightly overdue blog post on the Too Faced Beautiful Dreamer 2011 set. (All photos can be clicked on to view them in their original sizes & all swatches are on bare skin with no primer/base) That’s the box … Continue reading

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Sale Alert!: Too Faced Beautiful Dreamer & Glamour To Go Dream Edition

If you’re in Singapore (or anywhere in Southeast Asia), we’d all know very well how marked up Too Faced Cosmetics are in Sephora. Like the Too Faced Beautiful Dreamer Gift Set below. The Too Faced Beautiful Dreamer gift set retails … Continue reading

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Swatch Post: Darling Girl Eyeshadows

Here’re several Darling Girl Cosmetics eyeshadows passed to me that I’ve swatched, to add on to my swatch collection. All photos are taken with flash. Eyeshadows are swatched on bare skin (top half) and over Pixie Epoxy (bottom half), which … Continue reading

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