Marc Jacobs Beauty | News & Discussion

Marc Jacobs Beauty | News & Discussion

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This thread is the place to post sneak peeks of new products and special collections and to discuss all things Marc Jacobs Beauty!

 

If you are an existing fan or have questions about a particular product or want to explore the brand for the first time, feel free to join the discussion. And of course feel free to post about anything else related to MJ beauty should you be so inclined! I'm curious to know everyone's experience with the brand.

 

 

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How I began the discussion back in December 2015:
To start off, I recently purchased the LE Style Eye Con No. 20 Holiday Palette during the VIB sale, but I have yet to use it or even swatch the colors on myself. It is currently still in "sacred relic" mode in my mind, but I'm also intimidated as it is my first ever large palette purchase. I'm not an eyeshadow expert by any means, in knowledge nor in application. I would like to begin this discussion by inviting those of you who have this palette to post eye looks that you have created with it. I need some ideas! Smiley Very Happy

 

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image.jpegimage.jpegHope it's okay that I'm reposting a look. I followed the instructions for the first look (Libertine I think?) that was listed in the Holiday palette. I think that the looks are a good way to start off if you are feeling overwhelmed! It was super easy to do and I love the outcome.

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Wow!  This is a great look for you, MK89, including the awesome lipstick!

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Thanks so much Titian! I seem to gravitate towards certain color themes Smiley Happy

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Love the eye look, but LOVE the lipstick even more! What shade is it?

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That would be Tom Ford Lips and Boys in Jay! Gorgeous shade. A little sheer but builds up nicely Smiley Wink

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Gorgeous!  I've been checking the TF thread periodically because I definitely want to buy at least one to try out before I commit to more.  The hard part is narrowing it down, maybe Jay will have to be it!!!  Thank you! 

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Yeah, I pretty much keep wanting more thanks to that thread!

 

If you can get your hands on it, Drake is another good one. Joaquin seems to be an all-around favorite too Smiley Wink

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That's how I entered TF too. I thought this would be just another Chanel or something, but after stalking the thread, I ended up getting almost everything that I want to get...in a month. 

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This is beautiful, MK! Please feel free to repost looks here... I like this combo a lot.

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Thanks! Can't wait to see you try the palette, I think you'll come up with a lot of soft and beautiful looks Smiley Happy

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Thanks for the vote of confidence! Smiley Very Happy

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Your wish is my command. I am no expert with eye shadow but I did my eyes in 5 minutes - the shadows and brushes did all the work.. First column - highlight, lid, transition, outer v/crease. The look card included basically follows that pattern - every column is meant to be a look though they say darkest is liner - shrug. Lips are scandal - which is patchy but gorgeous so I forgive it. Liner is the purple from last year's setimage.jpg

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Oh, thanks for pointing out that look card, kethry! I didn't even give it two seconds when I was opening up my palette to peek at it. That is probably where I should have started.... Haha

 

This is a beautiful look! I definitely will need to start playing around with mine.

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I bought this the last day it was available (from what I've seen).  I only got around to using it once so far!  I think I'm just in makeup overload with all the sales and deals the internet has offered in the past few weeks.  I have SO MANY new palettes to try out.  

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I know of a few lovely BTers who own this palette and have already begun using it.... I hope they will see this and post some looks for me! Smiley Happy