Tag Archives: eyeshadow

L’Oreal Color Appeal Eyeshadow in Metal Plum

I picked up L’Oreal’s Color Appeal Metal Plum eyeshadow when I was in desparate need of a study break pick-me-up. It’s a really pretty taupe-mauve colour which has a great texture and is easy to apply and blend: When I … Continue reading

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Pressing Shiro Cosmetics Loose Shadows – Sample Bags

I have amassed quite the collection of 1/4 teaspoon sample bags from Shiro Cosmetics, so the time has come to start pressing some of them! TheBodyNeeds2.com sells a ‘pressing kit‘ which is inexpensive (USD $9.95 + $5.95 shipping to Australia), … Continue reading

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L’Oreal Color Infallible Eyeshadow in #013 Burning Black

A  few weeks ago I read this post on the blog LondonMakeupGirl. I’ve been lusting after the Armani Eyes To Kill shadows in all their pigmented, multi-tonal glory, but have been unwilling to cough up the USD $32 to pay … Continue reading

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Chanel Quadra Eyeshadow: Winter Nights

Chanel’s eyeshadow quads don’t have a fantastic reputation in the beauty community, but Winter Nights is one of my favourite palettes and I just realised that I’ve never formally reviewed it. As far as I know, it’s only sold in … Continue reading

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Essence of Beauty – Crease Brush Duo

These brushes are a staple in my collection – so much so, that what you see in the photos above is the Essence of Beauty Crease Brush Duo that I use every day, and the ‘backup’ still in their packaging.  … Continue reading

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LORAC Showstopper Palette

This is a stunning looking palette.  Orginally a Sephora exclusive, this palette is a collaboration between makeup artist Carol Shaw and stylists Estee Stanley and Cristina Ehrlich of Miss Davenporte fame.   The vintage-style beaded compact shows their Old Hollywood influences, … Continue reading

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A Post-Christmas Lack of Online Bargains

I’m surprised at the lack of good deals online post-Christmas (except for The PerfumedCourt.com of course).  It seems that most sites are still running promotions that they started before Christmas, but now most of the good stuff has been sold.  … Continue reading

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Lorac Croc Palette: Believe the Hype

I love this palette. The colours are wearable day or night, are highly pigmented, and stay put until you wash your face at night.  The ‘garnet’ colour is particularly good for emphasising green or blue eyes, and ‘suede’ is great … Continue reading

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Best Buys on Strawberrynet_online (ebay) for under $15

Here are the best buys from Strawberrynet_online on ebay for under $15.  All prices include shipping and are in US dollars. Biosilk Silk Polish 100g $10.64 A fanstastic pomade-consistency product that will add shine and control to curly hair.  Remember … Continue reading

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Lorac ‘ShowStopper’ Palette on Sale for $19!

This gorgeous Lorac palette is on sale at the moment through ‘crazydealtime2000′ on ebay for $19 including shipping.  Wow!

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When Shall We Three Meet Again?

This is such a good deal one one of the best smokey eyes palettes you’ll see around.  Stila’s ‘Backstage Beauty: The Red Carpet Look’ palette comes with three eyeshadows, a much-in-demand Kajal eyeliner in Onyx, and a flower accessory, which … Continue reading

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AllCosmeticsWholesale.com

This Urban Decay ‘Velvet Rope’ 24/7 eyeliner set is on sale for $21.99! If you don’t want the whole set, individual 24/7 liners (except zero) are $7.99. I can’t remember how much shipping was last time I ordered from them, … Continue reading

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Rockthecatwalk.com

As this blog constitutes a guide to some great bargains (amongst other things), I thought I’d start off today by letting you know that Rock the Catwalk have their pro-MAC eyeshadow refills and pans back in stock! For those of … Continue reading

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