Battle of the Brands: Too Faced Melted Liquified Lipsticks vs. L.A. Girl Glazed Lip Paint

DSC02039-impThe Too Faced Melted Liquified Long Wear Lipsticks are starting to pop up everywhere now! With super cute packaging and bright bold colors, its no surprise that they took off. Recently L.A. Girl Released Glazed Lip Paints that look very similar in packaging and color selection to Too Faced. In fact, both ranges contain 6 shades that look very similar at first glance. So which one should you spend your money on? Keep reading to find out!

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OnyxBox Glam Unboxing

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We Are Onyx is a website specifically dedicated to Black women and they now have their own beauty subscription service. The new OnyxBox Glam is a beauty subscription in which you get 4 full or deluxe size products and you get to pick the fifth item. Unlike other beauty boxes dedicated to Black women, this box sends more than haircare. They also include makeup, skincare, and lifestyle products. I was sent the April box for review. Check out the video below to see my initial thoughts on what I received!

Check out WeAreOnyx.com if you are interested in subscribing!

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The Fab 5: Spring Perfume

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Spring is in the air! Spring is my favorite time of year. We get the most beautiful warm weather during this time of year, but it doesn’t get overly hot like summer. Also, my Wedding Anniversary is in the Spring, so I’m always looking forward to that. For some reason, Spring just seems to be a really happy time for me every year.

In celebration of Spring, I wanted to share with you my favorite Spring perfumes of the moment. “The Fab 5″ will be a recurring series in which I will share with you my top five items of the given category. Check out the video below to see what I’m excited to wear this spring. Below the video, I will have the notes for each of the fragrances mentioned for your perusal.

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Maybelline Dare to Go Nude Collection

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If you have been a long time subscriber to my blog, then I’m sure you know that I have a thing for the Color Tattoos. At one point I had pretty much all the colors they came out with. Since then I’ve slowed down on them, but whenever they have  a new collection, I at least check it out. Recently, they released the Dare to go Nude Collection for Spring 2014. I wasn’t too hyped about the collection because I thought it looked too similar to previous items that they released, but I was interested in a couple of items. I only picked up Caramel Cool Color Tattoo and Charming Cocoa Color Elixir. Keep reading for swatches and my thoughts!

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Inglot Freedom System Eyeshadow Palette 20

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Inglot currently is discontinuing their round eyeshadow pans so for a limited time they have quite a few palettes on clearance. I picked up the 20 pan palette for a little over $30 about a month ago, but according to the website now it is $61.50. That’s actually the price I thought I would be paying, but when it went into my cart it took almost 50%! I have no idea why, but it did! Check out this post for swatches and my thoughts on it!
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Blog Sale!!!

 

I’m finally doing a Blog Sale! Right now I only have makeup listed, but handbags and other items will be coming soon. I will make sure to do a blog post when I add more items. All items listed in the blog sale are items that are still in good shape to be used. None of the items are expired or are things that I’ve used excessively. I wanted to do this because I’m in the process of getting rid of items in my house that may be better used by someone else. I’m only selling a small amount of what I got rid of, the rest was either discarded or being given to friends and family. Check out the full amount of my makeup purge in the pictures below.

Click HERE to shop my Blog Sale!

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Have you done a Makeup Purge lately?

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Weekly Hit or Miss: Sephora Rouge Infusion

s1558758-main-LheroIn my last haul video (click HERE to see that post), one of the items I was excited to try was the new Sephora Rouge Infusion 10 Hour Lip Ink. I was really excited to try this product because Sephora makes one of my favorite lip stain formulas (reviewed HERE and swatched HERE) and I figured this would be just as good. According to Sephora, Rouge Infusion is supposed to provide lightweight but intense color payoff for up to 10 hours. Keep reading to see if Rouge Infusion lives up to its claims!

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