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Paul and Joe Pearl Foundation Primer 002 Sweet Bonbon Spring 2017 Base Makeup 1

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Paul & Joe‘s Pearl Foundation Primer in 001 Bonbon was first released in spring/summer 2012 and re-released in holiday 2012 (the year when the brand celebrated its beauty line’s 10th anniversary). This year, Pearl Foundation Primer in 002 Sweet Bonbon was released as part of the brand’s spring 2017 Les Petits Noms d’Amour makeup collection, which celebrates the beauty line’s 15th anniversary. From the collection, I went for the beautiful Compacts and Lipstick Cases CS, which I wrote about earlier, and I also decided to add the primer to my collection.

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Kanebo Chicca Mesmeric Gloss On 05 Moon Pink Summer 2014 Makeup 1

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I reviewed Chicca‘s Flush Blush Powder in 04 Sweet Pink in 2015 and Mesmeric Lipstick in 08 Rose Glacé in 2016. Today, I will be sharing my thoughts on Mesmeric Gloss On in 05 Moon Pink.

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Paul and Joe Compacts 013 014 015 Lipstick Cases CS 037 038 039 Spring 2017 Makeup 1

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Paul & Joe is celebrating its beauty line’s 15th anniversary this year, and its spring 2017 Les Petits Noms d’Amour makeup collection features three new Compacts and three new Lipstick Cases CS. I decided to add them to my collection.

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Kesalan Patharan Cheek Color C01 Cute Pink Summer 2013 Makeup 1

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In 2012, Kesalan Patharan started a product revamp with the launch of Moisturizing Eyecolor, and it then released Cheek Color in the following year. I reviewed Moisturizing Eyecolor in E01 Elegant Violet last year, and today I will be sharing my thoughts on Cheek Color in C01 Cute Pink.

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Shiseido Integrate Rainbow Grade Eyes 3 Shantung Dress Spring 2015 Makeup 1

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I have reviewed three variations of Shiseido Integrate‘s Rainbow Grade Eyes (in BE303, 2 Summer Girl & RD715), and today I will be focusing on 3 Shantung Dress.

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Paul and Joe Lipstick 107 Rose Sorbet Fall 2014 Makeup 1

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In fall 2014, Paul & Joe updated its Lipstick range by releasing 13 new (regular) shades and discontinuing 8 shades. All the 25 shades in the updated lineup are still available, and today we will be looking at 107 Rose Sorbet (one of the 13 shades from fall 2014). (104 Mademoiselle and 207 Grapevine, released in fall 2012, are still available as well.)

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Anna Sui Rose Cheek Color 601 Spring 2014 Makeup 1

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Last year, I reviewed Anna Sui‘s Rose Cheek Colors in 300, 301, 100 and 302, and today I will be sharing my thoughts on 601.

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Kanebo Coffret d'Or Soft Glamorous Eyes 01 Beige Variation Fall 2015 1

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Kanebo Coffret d’Or launched Soft Glamorous Eyes with four variations in fall 2015. They were followed by six limited-edition variations in holiday 2015 and two limited-edition variations in spring 2016. (I don’t think any other eyeshadow palette series from Coffret d’Or features more variations.) Today we will be looking at 01 Beige Variation.

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Ayura Meditation Body Balm Holiday 2012 Bodycare 1

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Ayura‘s Spirit of Ayura and the fragrance from the Meditation bodycare range are two of the best fragrances I have ever come across. I have talked about Spirit of Ayura in my posts on my three favorite fragrances and Ayura’s Night Meditation, and the most detailed description of the scent I have given so far is in my reply to a reader’s comment.

As for the fragrance of the Meditation range, I very briefly described it in my post on Ayura’s 15th Anniversary Memories Coffret, and today I will talk more about it as I share my thoughts on Meditation Body Balm.

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Kanebo MFC Blend Color Blush PK-1 Pure Pink Holiday 2013 Makeup 1

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For the first post from my Stash Debut series in 2017, I will be sharing my thoughts on MFC‘s Blend Color Blush in PK-1 Pure Pink.

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