Archive: Eyes

Introducing Shiseido’s New Fall 2009 Makeup Line!

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Shiseido introduces its Fall 2009 Makeup collection, created by Shiseido’s Artistic Director Dick Page. The inspiration for this line was drawn from mosaic art, bringing a variety of different shades together to create a “full wardrobe” of colors, one that would fulfill a woman’s basic needs for every occasion. These colors are reflected in the new Luminizing Satin Eye Color Line, an elegant collection with the luminous look of fine silk. Available in 15 unique shades, this new interpretation of neutrals, pastels and brights makes choosing a color an adventurous pleasure. Each shade is meant to wear alone or in combination for an unlimited variety of looks for the season.

I love Shiseido’s new line! The eye shadows are beautiful! They are rich, and silky, and they last all day! I recently tried all of these products, and they are fabulous. I started with the Smoothing Eyeliner Pencil, and used two beautiful shades of the Luminizing Satin Eye Color. I finished it off with the Distinguish Mascara, which was great.

It is a GREAT line. The colors are beautiful, and they are so rich and bold.  I’ve already decided on the colors I have to try next, and I can’t wait to get my hands on them.  I’m picky about my eyeliners, and this is a great find. It glides on so easily, and smudges beautifully.

Go to your nearest Sephora and check out this line! You won’t be disappointed!

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Also included in the 2009 Fall Collection:

NEW from Anastasia! Color Quads!

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Anastasia has launched some amazing new products, and I’m soooo excited to tell you about them! I absolutely adore these palettes. You know me, you know I love me some palettes! I love this new Blush Quad. It’s hard for me to commit to one blush color – and this way, I get four beautiful colors – and it’s cheaper than buying four single blushes!  (PS: Anastasia products are slowly taking over all my other beauty products. They just make amazing products!!)

It is such a great palette, the texture is amazing. It’s so soft – and glowing, my skin looks radiant!  I mix and match, depending on what I’m wearing. They are terrific! Trust me!

This truly versatile blush palette comes in 4 softly-textured and perfectly-pigmented colors that can be worn alone or layered together to create a complete look. Each features our exclusive Balkan Botanical™ Infusion.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Anastasia’s exclusive Balkan Botanical™ Infusion
  • Bilberry Extract – Full of essential vitamins and antioxidants
  • Lemon Balm – Known to calm and soothe skin and has antibacterial properties.
  • Marshmallow Leaf Extract – Emollient helps to hydrate and soften skin. Also known to relieve inflammation and skin irritation
  • Boron Nitride – Adds slip and long lasting properties
  • Vitamin E – An anti-oxidant that is powerful in helping the skin fight damage caused by the effects of the environment.

ANASTASIA’S TIPS/ HOW TO USE

Each shade is perfect for layering, highlighting and contouring

Blending is key, avoid hard lines!

$35.00 – BUY IT HERE!

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And what’s better than the amazing Blush Quad? How about Anastasia’s Eye Color Quads! I LOOOOOVE these palette’s. I think the color’s are amazing! They blend well, they look beautiful, and they last all day! I love how the colors look together! On the bottom of each palette, is a description of where to put each color – to get the best look! It’s amazing! My personal favorite is the brown quad. All four colors together look stunning when you put them all together! Give them a try!!!

This truly versatile eye shadow palette comes in 4 softly-textured and richly-pigmented colors that can be worn alone or layered together to create a complete look. These shadows feature our exclusive Balkan Botanical™ Infusion.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Wet or dry application
  • Shadows never crease and always look fabulous

KEY INGREDIENTS

  • Anastasia’s exclusive Balkan Botanical™ Infusion
  • Bilberry Extract – Full of essential vitamins and antioxidants
  • Lemon Balm – Known to calm and soothe skin and has antibacterial properties.
  • Marshmallow Leaf Extract – Emollient helps to hydrate and soften skin. Also known to relieve inflammation and skin irritation
  • Boron Nitride – Adds slip and long lasting properties
  • Vitamin E – An anti-oxidant that is powerful in helping the skin fight damage caused by the effects of the environment.

ANASTASIA’S TIPS/ HOW TO USE
Each shade is perfect for layering, highlighting and contouring
Blending is key, avoid hard lines

$35.00 – BUY IT HERE!

A total dud… Komenuka Bijin’s Makeup Remover

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I tried this product, based on this review below:

Product Description
All-Natural and fragrance-free, Komenuka Bijin’s Makeup Remover gently removes makeup and cleans pores. Vitamins A, B1, and B2 rejuvenate your skin while removing makeup, and aloe helps make your skin truly healthy.Fragrance-free, Komenuka Bijin’s Makeup Remover gently removes makeup and cleans pores. Vitamins A, B1, and B2 rejuvenate your skin while removing makeup, and aloe helps make your skin truly healthy. If you’re looking for a safe, all-natural, and effective anti-aging regimen you’ve found it in rice bran – a centuries old beauty regimen and the secret of the ageless Japanese complexion.

Benefit from the miracle that’s been around for centuries!

The Japanese have known for generations that the potent vitamins and antioxidants in rice cleanse, tone, tighten, and regenerate softer and suppler skin. Now it’s available in a highly concentrated unscented formula, along with other pure and all natural ingredients. No other product are available, at any price, with such a high amount of potent ingredients and no chemicals or artificial fillers. You’ll use less and see visible results sooner than other more expensive products.

TrueRenu does the searching – and researching – for you. We look for hard to find, hard working products that do what they promise, and we bring them to you with detailed descriptions. We like Komenuka Bijin for its high amounts of antioxidant rich rice bran, and other natural ingredients. Because the active ingredient is so dominant, you’ll see the benefits sooner – and use less.

Product Size: Net Weight: 100g, or about 3.5 ounces.

But let me tell you, I thought this product STUNK. It’s a makeup remover, shouldn’t it remove makeup? I wear black eyeliner at times, and this remover wouldn’t remove the liner. It left me with makeup still on my face, and I was extremely frustrated. The two times I tried this product, I had to finish with another face wash – just to get the eye makeup off! Not to mention this product left a slimy film on my face. It wasn’t a good product at all, and I’m not going to tell you where you can buy it – cause it costs $36! If you’re looking for a makeup remover like I was – stick with the always amazing Lancome’s Double-Action Eye Makeup Remover.


Hot new mascara from Laura Geller! Full Figured Lashes Mascara!

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Bigger is better. This volumizing mascara magnifies and extends lashes by combining two lengths of nylon fibers in a creamy, water-resistant formula. Cellulose and amino acids work to strengthen lashes, while rice protein adds shine. Vitamin-rich ingredients help maintain hydration while preventing damage, so your lashes look luscious day after day. Ophthalmologist-tested, the formula is suitable for contact lens wearers. From Laura Geller.

See our other Laura Geller reviews!

I love this mascara, and I’m a tough critic. I dismiss most mascaras, because I’m extremely picky. I am especially tough on the brushes, a brush is the most crucial part of mascara, if you ask me. And I really love this brush, I love the mascara itself, I love how easily it goes on, and how easily it comes off. It looks and feels like a million bucks!

Also – not that it reeeally matters, but I love the look of the tube! It fits in the hand just perfectly, and I love the shape of the handle! Awesome! All around – two thumbs up!!!

$21.00 – BUY IT HERE!