Spring/Summer is the perfect time to experiment with makeup, the prefect time to add a pop of colour to your look! And what better shade to try then aqua blue or turquoise, the shade that represents the sky and water?
You can wear aqua as you would wear a regular black or brown eye liner, or inside the lower waterline for an interesting accent.
Max Factor Excess Intensity Longwear Eyeliner in Excessive Aqua (review and swatches)
Long-lasting shimmering turquoise. You can get a precise line with this pencil or make it as thick, as you wish.
Daniel Sandler Long Lasting Waterproof Eyeliner in Aqua Velvet (review and swatches)
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Since my post about pink blushers got so many views, I’ve decided to write one about reddish ones, too. Do let me know, if you’d like me to choose 5 corals/peaches and berries/plums…
So here is what I’ve picked:
Hourglass Aura Cheek Tint in Flush (review and swatches)
I think that Flush is a perfect name for this sheer water-based blusher, it gives the most natural and beautiful effect. Cheek Tint is easy to blend, plus it has a nice staying power.
Max Factor Miracle Touch Creamy Blush in 18 Soft Cardinal (review and swatches)
This is probably my personal favourite! It is a gorgeous cream blusher with “wet & glossy” texture, it doesn’t enhance any dry patches and looks like a second skin, I use itRead More
I really love Revlon lip products, and finally got around posting about their ColorBurst Balm Stain. I wanted 010 Chérie since I first saw the promo photo of it and, finally, got it this December. And, here is a review, at last…
ColorBurst Balm Stain is, as the name suggests, a creamy balm that feels nice and non-drying on the lips, gives a beautiful glossy finish, and fades to a light rosy stain after a while. Honestly, for the price, I can’t think about anything that I dislike. Maybe only the minty scent, but it fades after some time.
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I was asked about the Clarins Be Long mascara so many times… This is why I am happy to share my opinion about it.
Lately I’ve been loving volumizing mascaras that give a real wow-effect, such as Chanel’s Le Volume de Chanel and Max Factor’s Excess Volume Extreme Impact , so I was a bit afraid that this one could be too subtle. But, luckily, you can get not only “natural looking lashes” with this mascara. You can achieve more dramatic results, too.
Be Long has a small rubbery bendy brush which makes the application very easy, you can also apply it to the bottom lashes, without getting the product everywhere. Plus you can get even the smallest and the shortest lashes with it. Win-win!
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I already reviewed Daniel Sandler’s Long Lasting Waterproof Eyeliners. I have five shades out of six: Black Velvet, Brown Velvet, Purple Velvet, Grey Velvet and Green Velvet (Blue Velvet is the one missing).
But recently those liners got a lill’ makeover; now, instead of black packaging, you get a matching colourful one, which I personally like a lot. Plus Daniel added a new shade – Aqua Velvet, which he kindly sent for me to try.
And… it is my favourite one! After the brown one. But you know me and the brown eye pencils, I can’t live without those.
But back to the Aqua shade. If I had to write a feature about my top 5 Daniel Sandler Cosmetics today, this would be in it, for sure. Yes, I like itRead More