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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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Favourite Look of the Week

Hi, work has started to wound down somewhat and I’m recovering from the nasty office flu, so I’ll be starting to post again. Though not at such a regular pace. It takes a bit of time to get back into … Continue reading

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NYX The Carribean Collection: I Dream of Barbados

  Now that summer’s here, it’s time to introduce another Carribean-themed item, other than Johnny Depp, that is 😛 The Nyx 5 Color Shadow The Carribean Collection in I Dream of Barbados was my first encounter with Nyx eyeshadows, which … Continue reading

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Cherryculture Haul: Nyx Single Eyeshadow and Milani Baked Blusher

When you’re in Singapore and lemming after Milani and NYX, the usual 2 American e-stores to get your fix from would be: http://www.cherryculture.com http://www.nonpareilboutique.com Taking advantage of a store-wide 20% off about a month or so back, these were the … Continue reading

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