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Joy – 246 + EOTD

EOTD: The She Space: Baited Breathe, Fire and Brimstone, Moral Enemy, Rock and Roll, Dimwitted; Sweetscents: Satin Slipper

Joy – 246 is a lime green frosty shade, which I though I wouldn’t like as much as I did as I put it on my nails. I like it mainly because it glows so nicely. Otherwise it has all the features that I don’t like about a nail polish. It’s quite sheer and it’s frosty. But the shade is ...

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Sweetscents: Christmas 2008 collection – part 5

Confederate Blue, Orchids&Diamonds, Satin Slipper, Orchid Opal, Denali

Since you can’t buy Christmas 2008 collection anymore from Sweetscents store, I decided to make more of a photo essay about remaining eyeshadows. Some of the shades are present in new limited edition as well, so I hope they are of some use to you. Like in previous entries swatches are made from top to bottom with: no base, over ...

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It’s time for clubbing

Sweetscents: Spearmint Glow - Shamrock - Black Shimmer - Satin Slipper

Today I have some sugestions for “clubbing appropriate” make-up and nail polishes. First is the green make-up… For this make-up I used NYX’s Jumbo Eyeshadow Pencil in shade Dark Brown as eyeshadow base. It is creme dark brown shade. Than I applied Sweetscents mineral eyeshadows: Green Ice, Spearmint Glow, Shamrock, Black Shimmer and Satin Slipper. Next one is the Creative ...

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Sweetscents: Christmas 2008 collection – part 4

Sweetscents - Begonia, Edge, Fall, Satin Slipper

The 4th part of Sweetscents Christmas collection review is dedicated to Autumn Splendor trio – three pretty fall colors. I’m still note sure if Quaint is more brown or violet, so I’ll just call it violet-brown. This intriguing eyeshadow changes its color depending on lighting. I blame multicolor shimmer for my color blind moment. Quaint has more cold colored shimmer, ...

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Sweetscents: Christmas 2008 collection – part 3


Third part of Sweetscents series will be about Metallics trio, three beautiful brown shades. First and lightest brown is Metallic Pearl with its light brown base. When you apply it dry (no base) it almost melts with skin (on very fair skin). Only thing visible is shimmer with mainly gold flecks. But when you foil eyeshadow it turns into brown-bronzed ...

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Sweetscents: Christmas 2008 collection – part 2

Cornflower,Egyptian Desert,Satin Sliper,Egyptian Green,Jardin

Today I’m going to show you swatches of my favorite set so far – Egyptian Nile. In it you’ll find following eyeshadows: Fancy, Egyptian Green and Egyptian Desert. Fancy is very dark green Blackstar Green lookalike. The only difference is maybe little bit more brown base in Fancy. They bot have very fine dark green shimmer. Comparison with Blackstar Green ...

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