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Lipstick Queen Discovery Kit – Medieval, Saint Nude, Trance – Reviews, Photos, Swatches


Poppy King is well known in Australia and worldwide as the Queen of Lipstick, a title she earned over 20 years ago when she started a cosmetics company at age 18. Lipstick Queen is the current iteration of her cosmetics brand. Having heard great things about Lipstick Queen lipsticks, across both local and international blogs, I ordered the Lipstick Queen ... Read More »

Face of Australia Lasting Looks Lip Creme – Reviews, Photos, Swatches

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Face of Australia is one of the darlings of the Australian Beauty Blogging community, and one of their most popular product lines are their Lip Quench Lipsticks. Well hold on to your horses, because they have released a competitor product, their “Lasting Looks Lip Cremes”, and I for one think they are a huge improvement on the Lip Quench formula. ... Read More »

CoverGirl LipPerfection Jumbo Gloss Balm – Review, Photos, Swatches

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If you’ve read my recent interview with the lovely Danielle from Danimezza, you’ll know that her favourite drugstore beauty products are the CoverGirl LipPerfection Jumbo Gloss Balms. I hadn’t tried them, but was intrigued. As luck would have it, I was contacted by CoverGirl Australia and asked if I would be interested in reviewing them. I was sent 4 shades to ... Read More »

Lime Crime D’Lilac

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As part of my recent IMATS Haul, I picked up a Lime Crime lipstick in the shade D’Lilac – I have played with plenty of Lime Crime products in the past, but never their lipsticks. I’ve heard people complain about the “tacky” packaging, but it has just the right amount of kitsch to appeal to my inner 5 year old ... Read More »

L’Oreal Color Riche Lipsticks – Review, Photos, Swatches

Color Riche Lipsticks Naturals

About a month ago, I was pleasantly surprised by a surprise parcel from L’Oreal Paris. It contained a massive selection of products as used on the runways at L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival (LMFF) by key makeup artist, Rae Morris. Among other things, it contained a selection of lipsticks from the L’Oreal Paris Color Riche Made-For-Me Lipstick Range. These lipsticks are ... Read More »

Maybelline ColorSensational VIVIDS x We Are Handsome – Review, Photos, Swatches

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In conjunction with MBFWA (Australian Fashion Week), Maybelline teamed up with uber-cool design duo We Are Handsome to release a limited edition Color Sensational Vivids Lip Color range. The We Are Handsome edit has 3 shades in total – 904 Vivid Rose, 906 Hot Plum and 910 Shocking Coral. The limited edition range comes presented in beautiful blister packs bearing ... Read More »

Australis Go Long Longwear Lipsticks – Review, Photos, Swatches

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Australis has just released the latest addition to their stable of popular lip products – their Go Long Longwear Lipsticks. Available in 8 shades, Australis claims that these lipsticks last for 8 hours. Here I’ve broken down the 8 shades in alphabetical order. Boho: Boho is a creamy mid-tone nude. In the tube, it’s the colour of milk chocolate, and ... Read More »

Revlon Lip Butter in Tutti Frutti – Review, Photos, Swatches

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Product Breakdown: My feelings about Revlon Lip Butters are no secret – I think they are a reliable and easy to wear lip product that work well for days when I don’t want to think about my makeup. I am not passionate about them, and I was very happy with my little collection of 4 shades. Then I read this post over ... Read More »

BITE Beauty High Impact Matte Pencil in Grapevine – Review, Photos, Swatches

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Product Breakdown: BITE Beauty High Pigment Pencils are, as the name suggests, a highly pigmented lip colour in the form of a twist-up pencil. Today I’ll be taking an in-depth look at the BITE Beauty High Pigment Pencil in the shade Grapevine. Pigmentation: When a product is sold as a “High Pigment Pencil”, you have certain expectations about that product. ... Read More »

Bourjois Rouge Edition Lipstick Collection – Review, Photos, Swatches

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Product Breakdown: Before I show you the lipsticks, I wanted to show you the beautiful book that the lipsticks came presented in. I’m not sure if it will be available to the general public, or if it is just for press, but I was very impressed (and have an overwhelming desire to fill it up! No. 03 Peche Cosy From ... Read More »