Author Archives: Maestra

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Barry M – Magnetic nail paints (swatches, review)

Swatch: Bary M - Magnetic nail paint: Blue

I’m sure you’ve all heard about magnetic polishes already. You know, polishes with particles that move when you put them near a magnet. And depending on the magnet, we get different patterns on the nails (star, stripes, waves, …) These types of polishes aren’t new to the market. Lancome released one called Le Magnetique years ago and it was a ...

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Summery Naked Stranger

EOTD: Summery Naked Stranger makeup look by Maestra

Since the first day I got the products from the newest Illamasqua collection called Naked Stranger I played with the products and had a lot of fun with them. I already showed you the swatches of the products and I showed you my Marilyn Monroe makeup using the Zygomatic cream blushes from the collection. Today I’d like to show you ...

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Inspired by Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe inspired makeup look by Maestra

The past couple of weeks were very stressful for me and I just didn’t have time for blogging or being creative makeup-wise. Although it was stressful I had fun doing the stuff I did. But at the same time I was happy when everything was over and I could take the time to play with makeup. By looking at some ...

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Swatches: Random Pupa stuff


A couple of weeks ago I’ve been to a Pupa outlet store near Venice, Italy. I took the opportunity and bought some cool eyeshadows, colored mascaras and an eyeliner. I bought mascaras in fun summery shades – turquoise and purple. The purple one is a bit too dark to be considered as a fun bold purple mascara, but the turquoise ...

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Project foundation: Avon – Ideal Flawless line

Avon - Ideal Flawless line

Ideal Flawless is a new line by Avon. It consists of a liquid foundation, cream-to-powder foundation and a concealer in a stick form. I’ll review all three products today. Ideal Flawless Invisible Coverage Foundation (in Shell) Type Liquid foundation. Finish Satin finish. Tiny silver sparkles make your skin glow. Application Very easy to apply. It even looks nice applied with ...

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