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The $2 Drugstore Black Lipstick You Need Right Now

I’m always here for a black lip. I’ve loved it since high school. However, Cover Girl and Maybelline stuck to pinks, reds, mauves, and browns back then so the only black lipstick option was a beauty supply store. But times, as they say, change and now you’re just as likely to spot a black lipstick as […]

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5 Things To Remember About Lipstick Swatching: @MilaniCosmetics Lipstick Swatches

1. You find out which lipsticks apply well and which lipsticks need a brush. As far as these swatches Matte Luxe is not a lipstick that applied well from the bullet and I'm lucky I got it to work with a brush. 2. You will exfoliate your lips then find out you need to exfoliate more. Some of [...]
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The Remix: @UltaBeauty or @Sephora? #BuryMeMondays

I’ve asked this question before but there’s been a recent development so I wanted to ask it again. Which do you love more, Ulta or Sephora? Chicago Tribune reports that “a limited portfolio” of NARS Cosmetics is coming to Ulta. There’s no telling which products will be included but this could be a game changer […]

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I Need It Now: @narsissist Velvet Lip Glide

I need you to understand that the sun kinda rises and falls with Francois Nars and Nars Cosmetics. Even if I don’t have it to spend I have to know what’s coming next. I haven’t had a chance try any yet but I am sweating the Nars Velvet Lip Glide.

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Does Bad Press Affect Your Purchasing Choices? #BuryMeMondays

It seems like one brand after another is doing something that rubs someone the wrong way. Marc Jacobs went full-on “I don’t see color” when called out for cultural appropriation for dreadlocks in his latest New York Fashion Week runway show but later apologized.

Bite Beauty Black Truffle On Dark Skin

Black Truffle @bitebeauty Amuse Bouche Lipstick Giveaway

This product was purchased by me. What? A giveaway? Yes! Enter for your chance to win Black Truffle Bite Beauty Amuse Bouche Lipstick. This giveaway is USA only and 18+ to enter. Good luck! See a swatch here.   Bite Beauty Amuse Bouche Black Truffle Giveaway

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#SwatchWednesdays @BiteBeauty Amuse Bouche Lipstick – Black Truffle

It’s Swatch Wednesday! Ow ow ow! Today’s swatch is Black Truffle from Bite Beauty. I love a dark lip and this is some vampy realness. Black Truffle is a black violet and part of the Sweet and Savory Amuse Bouche shades that came out a few months ago. Stay tuned for some dupes as well.

#SwatchWednesdays @Maybelline Bolds Pitch Black

This post contains affiliate links. UPDATE: Check out an alternative for this lipstick ====>here I’m back with another #SwatchWednesdays post but this one is a bit of a bust. I snapped this swatch of Maybelline’s Pitch Black from their latest Bolds collection earlier this week but decided it needed to live here for all to […]

Kale Bite Beauty Lipstick on Dark Skin

#SwatchWednesdays @BiteBeauty Amuse Bouche Lipstick – Kale

I’m back with another lipstick for #swatchwednesdays. This is Kale, a deep hunter green with black. Kale is part of the Sweet and Savory Amuse Bouche lipsticks from Bite Beauty. If you’re a dark or black lipstick lover this could be one for you. 

What’s Your Favorite @MilaniCosmetics Product? #BuryMeMondays

Are you a lipstick fan? Do you like their mascaras and eyeliners? What about the eyeshadows? I’m partial to the lipsticks, but I know other people love the blushes. Share this post by clicking below and let me know your fave.