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Entries for Sunday, December 29 2013

Beauty from the Earth’s Hope Lives

Beauty from the Earth’s Hope Lives

Posted on Sunday, at

Nearly tulip-pink with cooler tones and a slightly gold shimmer. There's very good color payoff - this isn't a whispery, disappearing pink that's too shy to show itself. (You could probably use this as a blush, IF you don't mind the shimmer factor.)

Beauty from the Earth’s Classy

Beauty from the Earth’s Classy

Posted on Sunday, at

I love deep red eyeshadows. I remember when I started using BE, I was thrilled to see what looked like rich reds in their lineup. Many of them turned out not to have much color payoff, so I started looking at the indie vendors. I didn't find too many. But now…now I've got choices.

Beauty from the Earth’s Lava Momma

Beauty from the Earth’s Lava Momma

Posted on Sunday, at

I love how this complements my eye color! If you have blue eyes - whether blue-green, blue-grey, or straight blue - give this one a try. (Even if the concept of hot pink shadow makes you a little uneasy.)

The Skin Project: Eye Cream

The Skin Project: Eye Cream

Posted on Sunday, at

Most eye creams and special “eye-area serums” are much like other facial moisturizers and serums, but with a higher concentration of the active ingredients. Unless you have special sensitivities or problems that are not addressed by a general facial moisturizer or serum, spending the money on a special serum or cream for around your eyes doesn't make much fiscal sense. (It also gives you an additional product to keep track of and use - and pack with you when you...