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SUQQU Creamy Glow Lipstick Moist EX-16 Momobara Spring 2015 Makeup 1

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Earlier I reviewed SUQQU‘s Balancing Cheeks N in 04 Mizuhanamoya from the brand’s spring 2015 makeup collection, and today we will look at Creamy Glow Lipstick Moist in EX-16 Momobara from the same collection.

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Stella McCartney Stella Eau de Toilette Spring Summer 2015 Fragrance 1

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Stella McCartney‘s Stella Eau de Parfum was relaunched in fall 2014, and I was wondering how the brand would re-develop the range. This spring, it (relatively quietly) launched Stella Eau de Toilette, and of course I decided to add it to my collection.

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NARS Christopher Kane Parellel Universe Outer Limits Starscape Summer 2015 Makeup 1

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A couple of things stood out for me when I was looking at the initial images of NARS Christopher Kane Neoneutral Collection for summer 2015. Firstly, I liked the neon pink NARS logo with Christopher Kane’s name across it. Secondly, the bold color of Blush in 4056 Starscape looked appealing to me. I stopped by NARS a while ago and thought I would probably only get Starscape, but I gave in and picked up Duo Eyeshadow in 3903 Parallel Universe and Shimmer Eyeshadow in 2095 Outer Limits as well.

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Shiseido Maquillage Dramatic Rouge RS329 Rose Rendezvous Holiday 2014 Makeup 1

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Released in holiday 2014, Dramatic Rouge was the product with which Shiseido started the renewing process for Maquillage. As we have seen in the last couple of seasons, the new Maquillage features new product concepts, designs and packaging. Today, I will be talking about Dramatic Rouge in RS329 Rose Rendezvous.

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Three Shimmering Color Veil 35 Shadowland Fall 2012 Makeup 1

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Fall 2009 was a good season for fans of Japanese cosmetics. It saw the launches of Addiction and THREE, both of which have been major players on the Japanese beauty scene. A few months ago, I shared my thoughts on Addiction’s Lip Gloss in 033 Factory Girl in my Stash Debut series, and today we will look at THREE and Shimmering Color Veil in 35 Shadowland, my first purchase from the brand.

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Canmake Glow Fleur Cheeks 04 Strawberry Fleur Fall 2013 Makeup 1

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Over the last couple of years, I have been paying more and more attention to Canmake. I have tried the brand’s Cheek Gradation in 06 Candy Stripe and Cheek & Cheek in 02 Rose Tiara, and today let’s look at Glow Fleur Cheeks in 04 Strawberry Fleur.

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SUQQU Balancing Cheeks N 04 Mizuhanamoya Spring 2015 Makeup 1

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When I came across images of SUQQU‘s spring 2015 makeup collection, I found quite a few items to be instantly appealing. One of them was Balancing Cheeks N in 04 Mizuhanamoya, and, upon seeing it in person, I decided to get it without much hesitation.

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Addiction Lip Gloss 033 Factory Girl Spring 2013 Makeup 1

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Since Addiction was launched in July 2009, I have been very interested in the brand. I had been wondering what to try for a while until I came across information on the brand’s spring 2013 makeup collection. As a lover of blue lip glosses, I thought Lip Gloss in 033 Factory Girl would be the perfect first purchase from the brand.

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Dior Kingdom of Colors 001 Spring 2015 Makeup 1

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For spring 2015, Dior released the Kingdom of Colors palette, which is the limited-edition collector’s item for the season. It features colors for eyes, cheeks, lips and the overall complexion. I decided to get it with my Boots points.

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Paul and Joe Lipstick Case CS 027 Spring 2015 Makeup 1

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I had a look at (some of) Paul & Joe‘s spring 2015 makeup collection in Selfridges a few weeks ago, and I decided to get Lipstick Case CS 027 from the collection. (Some of the items were not out at the time. I didn’t see the new Face & Eye Color CS palettes.) It is the only item from the collection I definitely wanted, and I remain undecided about one of the new Nail Polishes.

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