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Use Up That Makeup: I Hit Pan!! I Did it!!!

Guys,  I finally did it.  I hit pan on a powder makeup item for the first time!  I was swirling my powder brush in my Maybelline Fit Me face powder two days ago when I caught a glint.  A glint of metal.  The size of a period!!  But it was a glint nevertheless, and I cackled with joy and sense of achievement.  I hopped over to my fiance to show off the tiny pin point of a pan, to which he did not respond and maintained a bemused expression on his face.  Dudes just don’t get it.

I have to say that I was waiting and waiting for this day, and sometimes it seemed like it would never happen.

So without further ado, here it is:

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Use Up That Makeup! June Makeup Basket and Progress!

Wow June is here.  Can we please just stop? Anyway, it’s time for another edition of Use Up That Makeup! The June Makeup Basket and Progress pictures!  Read on to see some nice dents I’ve made in my makeup.

First things first – the progress pictures for a few products in my May Makeup Basket.  I’m pretty proud! *puffs up*

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Nude Lipsticks for Pale Skin That Won’t Wash You Out!

Nude lips, like red lips, are a classic. When you’re pale, however, you don’t want to go about sporting colors that wash you out even more as some nude colors can do.   I’m looking at you, Revlon’s Nude Attitude. *shudder*.  Although I probably will never be able to pull off a true, flesh-toned nude like the lovely, glowy J.Lo because it makes me look sickly, I have developed a small collection of nude lipsticks that I think are quite flattering for pale skin.  Read on to see my picks if you are struggling to find flattering nude lipsticks for pale skin!

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Another mini haul – L’Oreal Colour Riche Eyeshadows and Various Eyeliners

I know, I know.  I just posted some new products I purchased, but I went to Target last night and saw a few items …
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With Fall upon us, I’ve been gravitating towards plums and hot cocoa colors, so when I saw these eye shadows and how gorgeous they looked, I couldn’t resist!  Continue reading