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Matte Versus Shine

There used to be something very sophisticated about a non-reflective lip, whereas gloss had an element of youthfulness to it. Time and trends have changed that school of thought and now practically every girl, young or old stays by a matte lipstick. Personally I can go either way,

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Makeup Tip of the Day: Soft Brush for Lipstick

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For a diffused looking lip with soft edges a typical lip brush will not work. Instead use a soft haired brush for a delicate application of product.

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Yaz Bukey for Shu Uemura

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I’m so in love with this limited edition collab at Shu Uemura. Parisian accessories designer Yaz Bukey’s concept for the 32-piece collection, is four girlfriends who fall in love with the same man, Mr. Shu Shu. Each of the four characters has a different personality represented in the collection by the different colour packaging.

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Tom Ford Lips & Boys

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The Tom Ford limited edition clutch size lipstick collection called Lips and Boys, has 5o different shades named after male characters Ford admires. Since the Lipsticks are mini versions of the standard size sold they have a smaller price point of $32. The collection is available now on Tom Ford Beauty until December 1st,

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How to Make Small Lips Look Fuller

Here are 4 tips to plump your lips without injections:

1. Overdraw the lip edge. If your top lip is smaller then your bottom lip or vice versa, then balance them out. If both lips need a boost then overdraw the entire mouth.

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Shu Uemura Brave Beauty Collection

That isn’t much that Shu Uemura does that I don’t like, and I really do like the latest collection for fall. Designed by the ever so talented Artistic Director of the brand Kakuyasu Uchiide, the new line features eyeshadow palettes with both matte and frost textures, lipsticks,

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Makeup Tip of the Day: Fingers for Lipstick

Add natural looking colour to the lips by pressing lipstick into the lips with your finger.

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4 Must-Have Lip Colours For Spring

Update your lipsticks for spring with these 4 vibrant shades. YSL Rouge Volupte lipsticks have the best texture. The rich creamy feel combined with intense colour makes this one of my all time favourite products. Every makeup bag needs an orange lip colour, and Electric Orange by Maybelline is the perfect shade.

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Shu Uemura Ob Collection

 

 

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Shu Uemura’s best selling UV Underbase, and Cleansing Oil, got the special edition treatment. Japanese contemporary artist Ob designed the pretty packaging. With the collection there will also be limited editions of lipstick,

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MAC Grey Friday

Black Friday will be grey at MAC as they launch an exclusive lipstick and nail polish available at the Times Square location, and online. The steel colour nail polish has a matte texture when dry, and the silver lipstick when applied over a darker shade will add a cool shimmery effect.  

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