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Tom Ford Updates
Hey Beauties- We have ALOT of threads around here for Tom Ford products. I figured I'd start one thread where we can update each other on items as they come out or we see them available.    For all my UK'ers, or people willing to pay for shipping from the UK, Harrods has Softcore and Nude Dip from the Fall collection available right now. Happy Shopping! 
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HALL OF FAMER DiVWA / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
My impression is that the reformulation has already been sneaked into the current blush line. I had read about this somewhere online and didn't believe it until I recent... see post
PAT McGRATH LABS
Since the brand is coming to Sephora. I thought I'd start a thread just for the brand for news and info.    METALMORPHOSIS 005   ONLINE NOW   EVERYTHING http://www.sephora.com/metalmorphosis-005-everythi ng-kit-P414604?skuId=1896620   KITS http://www.sephora.com/metalmorphosis-005-kit-P414 605?skuId=1896646   LINER http://www.sephora.com/black-dual-ended-marker-P41 4606?skuId=1896679     LUST 004 Spoiler (Highlight to read) EVERYTHING http://www.sephora.com/lust-004-everything-P411902 ?skuId=1872035&icid2=pat_mcgrath_carousel 411902 LIP KITS http://www.sephora.com/lust-004-lipstick-kit-P4119 06?skuId=1872068 SINGLE LIPSTICK http://www.sephora.com/lust-004-lipstick-P411898?s kuId=1872092&icid2=pat_mcgrath_carousel 411898 EVERYTHINGhttp://www.sephora.com/lust-004-everythi ng-P411902?skuId=1872035&icid2=pat_mcgrath_carouse l 411902LIP KITShttp://www.sephora.com/lust-004-lipstick-kit-P 411906?skuId=1872068SINGLE LIPSTICKhttp://www.sephora.com/lust-004-lipstick-P 411898?skuId=1872092&icid2=pat_mcgrath_carousel 411898     ~Updated November 22th 2016~  
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HALL OF FAMER veronika23 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
OMG I am so sorry you had to deal with this :(  They are super hard to reach!!! As per your comment below glad Paypal was able to help! see post
Let's Talk About NARS!
  A lot of the other big beauty brands have their own threads now, so I thought, why not NARS?   Let's share news about new collections, feedback on products, etc here.   The audacious thread:   http://community.sephora.com/t5/Lips/Show-Me-Your- Audacious-Collection/m-p/1695820#M10941     SPRING 2017 WILDFIRE - JANUARY 2017: Spoiler (Highlight to read) 4x Velvet Shadow Sticks in Belle Ile, Siros, Usbek, Grand Large 1 blush in Bumpy Ride 1 Matte Multiple in Mauritanie 2x eyeshadow duos in Chiang Mai, Thessalonique 2x lipsticks in Breaking Free, Kiss Me Stupid 2x lip glosses in Aragon, Asphalt Jungle  4x Velvet Shadow Sticks in Belle Ile, Siros, Usbek, Grand Large1 blush in Bumpy Ride1 Matte Multiple in Mauritanie2x eyeshadow duos in Chiang Mai, Thessalonique2x lipsticks in Breaking Free, Kiss Me Stupid2x lip glosses in Aragon, Asphalt Jungle    SPRING 2017 POP GOES THE EASEL MARCH 2017: Spoiler (Highlight to read) 3x Sheer Pop Multiples, 3x blushes, 4x Velvet Lip Glides Motu Tane, Cote Basque, Navagio Beach (from Really Ree) Peep Show, Misconduct, Threesome (from Really Ree) Disruptor, Impossible Red, Bait, Suck 3x Sheer Pop Multiples, 3x blushes, 4x Velvet Lip GlidesMotu Tane, Cote Basque, Navagio Beach (from Really Ree)Peep Show, Misconduct, Threesome (from Really Ree)Disruptor, Impossible Red, Bait, Suck   Have you picked up anything from the collection so far?  Do tell! 
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HALL OF FAMER LolliLove / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
The purple looks so lovely! I would normally not be attracted to a color like that, but it looks more pink swatched. see post
THE KVD THREAD!!!
Anne gave me the all ok to start a new thread. I will be updating in the next few days with all the new coming products and info she shared on the chat. Please be patient with me lol  Thanks Anne! xo   SPECIAL RELEASES FEB 1st 48 hours - ELL nude bundle   AVAILABLE NOW   Pastel Goth Palette Spoiler (Highlight to read) http://www.sephora.com/pastel-goth-eyeshadow-palet te-P416054?skuId=1887868 http://www.sephora.com/pastel-goth-eyeshadow-palet te-P416054?skuId=1887868 Lock-it Makeup Setting Mist Spoiler (Highlight to read) http://www.sephora.com/lock-it-makeup-setting-mist -P416939?skuId=1822162 http://www.sephora.com/lock-it-makeup-setting-mist -P416939?skuId=1822162 Lock-It Brightening Powder Spoiler (Highlight to read) http://www.sephora.com/lock-it-brightening-powder- P415231?skuId=1885268 http://www.sephora.com/lock-it-brightening-powder- P415231?skuId=1885268  Alchemist palette Spoiler (Highlight to read) http://www.sephora.com/alchemist-holographic-palet te-P415232?skuId=1890615 http://www.sephora.com/alchemist-holographic-palet te-P415232?skuId=1890615 Too Faced x KVD Spoiler (Highlight to read) http://www.sephora.com/too-faced-x-kat-von-d?produ cts=all http://www.sephora.com/too-faced-x-kat-von-d?produ cts=all Sanctuary Spoiler (Highlight to read) http://www.sephora.com/everlasting-love-liquid-lip stick-P384954?skuId=1887918 http://www.sephora.com/everlasting-love-liquid-lip stick-P384954?skuId=1887918   COMING SOON DATES Brightening powders Jan 10th - Sephora.com Pastel Goth palette Jan 27th stores - Available NOW on KVD's site! 6 new ELL (nudes) - Jan 24th Spoiler (Highlight to read) Muñeca, Ophelia, Ludwig, Sanctuary, Hawkwind, and Crucifix!! next week??? PLUS there will be a discounted nude-bundle in February - exclusively at sephora! Muñeca, Ophelia, Ludwig, Sanctuary, Hawkwind, and Crucifix!! next week??? PLUS there will be a discounted nude-bundle in February - exclusively at sephora! ELL in Rubens - Pre launch April 20 KVD Beauty excl. Spoiler (Highlight to read) RUBENS: neon magenta inspired by my fave master painter: Peter Paul Rubens. This shade will be limited edition, available in the Spring on katvondbeauty.com only RUBENS: neon magenta inspired by my fave master painter: Peter Paul Rubens. This shade will be limited edition, available in the Spring on katvondbeauty.com only   NO DATES Precision pencil & innovative pressed powder for brows Mirror- Lipstick set called Rock Candy 30 shades of Lip Liners (said about to launch) More metal crush shadows? New EEL Spoiler (Highlight to read) The gold is a topper that will be released to KVD Beauty 10th anniversary. Lovecraft is gonna be selling individually this Spring. Plath and Roxy will be launching in full size in Feb! The gold is a topper that will be released to KVD Beauty 10th anniversary.Lovecraft is gonna be selling individually this Spring.Plath and Roxy will be launching in full size in Feb!     2017 RELEASES Relaunch - Saint and Sinner Fall 2017 Saint+Sinner eye shadow palette   WORKING ON/NEWS Working on Metal crush lipsticks (finalizing) New blushes (process of approving new formula soon) Single shadows (keeping Holy Bible in mind) Pressed powder compact Highlighters ( Shade+Light Glimmer palette ???) Nail Polish Chula to be made in liquid lipstick Thought about creating false lashes KVD x Kandee J collab   Lipstick set called Rock Candy (left) and Shadows/Highlighters in Alchemist palette (right) Spoiler (Highlight to read) Rock Candy Lipstick Set Spoiler (Highlight to read)   New liquid lipsticks - UPDATED Spoiler (Highlight to read) Saint and Sinner Spoiler (Highlight to read)  Metal Crush lipsticks Spoiler (Highlight to read)  KVD x Kandee J Spoiler (Highlight to read)     ~Updated January 20th 2017 ~
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HALL OF FAMER StephaniLynn / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Is the set a FS set or minis? see post
MAC Love and Releases Thread!
Since MAC has so many releases coming I thought we could share this info here and our love for the brand   INFO - Select members - New year USA Spoiler (Highlight to read) "Please note: As a MAC Select Member, your account will refresh on January 3rd, 2017. Rest assured you will remain in your earned tier as of January 2nd, and all benefits for your earned tier will remain in place after the reset. Your spending balance however, will reflect 0 and will begin to accumulate again on your MAC Cosmetics purchases in the new calendar year. For more details about the MAC Select program and the annual account reset, please review our FAQ." "Please note: As a MAC Select Member, your account will refresh on January 3rd, 2017. Rest assured you will remain in your earned tier as of January 2nd, and all benefits for your earned tier will remain in place after the reset. Your spending balance however, will reflect 0 and will begin to accumulate again on your MAC Cosmetics purchases in the new calendar year. For more details about the MAC Select program and the annual account reset, please review our FAQ." CANADA Spoiler (Highlight to read) Canada does not reset until 2018!   " The M·A·C Select Loyalty Program has three tiers – Seduced, Devoted and Obsessed.  For the year in which you enroll in the Program, Tiers are based on your calendar year spend on qualifying products and services, commencing with the first date after your enrollment on which you make a qualifying purchase using your Program membership identification number, and ending on December 31 of that calendar year; except, however, if you enroll in the program prior to December 31, 2016, your calendar year spend on qualifying products and services will end on December 31, 2017. For example, if you enroll in the program on October 1, 2016 and make your first qualifying purchase using your Program membership identification number on October 15, 2016, your Tier for 2018 will be based on your spend on qualifying products and services between October 15, 2016 and December 31, 2017. After the first year, tiers are based on a calendar year spend on qualifying products and services." Canada does not reset until 2018! "The M·A·C Select Loyalty Program has three tiers – Seduced, Devoted and Obsessed.  For the year in which you enroll in the Program, Tiers are based on your calendar year spend on qualifying products and services, commencing with the first date after your enrollment on which you make a qualifying purchase using your Program membership identification number, and ending on December 31 of that calendar year; except, however, if you enroll in the program prior to December 31, 2016, your calendar year spend on qualifying products and services will end on December 31, 2017. For example, if you enroll in the program on October 1, 2016 and make your first qualifying purchase using your Program membership identification number on October 15, 2016, your Tier for 2018 will be based on your spend on qualifying products and services between October 15, 2016 and December 31, 2017. After the first year, tiers are based on a calendar year spend on qualifying products and services." AVAILABLE NOW RETRO MATTE LIQUID LIPSTICKS SHADE EXT SELENA MAC x CAITLYN JENNER  Online + Select Stores LIP  SCRUBTIOUS CHINESE NEW YEAR KABUKI MAGIC Online + Select locations DIANE KENDAL Online + Select locations JAMES KALIARDOS Online + Select locations   JANUARY COLOUR ROCKER Jan 26th   FEBRUARY VIVA GLAM TARAJI Feb 2nd online MAC x KIESZA Feb 9th online + stores   COMING SOON MAC x Tanya Taylor NYC Colored mascaras (SS17) Pinwheel Mineralized Skin Finish (Spring 2017) MAC x Beauty Gurus (lipsticks) - April 2017 New glosses coming       **NEW MAC App. Available via iTunes & GooglePlay.** Spoiler (Highlight to read) https://itunes.apple DOT com/us/app/m-a-c-cosmetics/id1125100056?mt=8   https://play.google DOT com/store/apps/details?id=com.elcompanies.mac.sele ct https://itunes.apple DOT com/us/app/m-a-c-cosmetics/id1125100056?mt=8 https ://play.google DOT com/store/apps/details?id=com.elcompanies.mac.sele ct   ~Updated January 20th 2017~
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HALL OF FAMER veronika23 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
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Estee Lauder Thread / New Releases
  Starting an Estee Lauder thread... :[   I am actually kind of excited about the Victoria Beckham x Estee Lauder collection.   Spoiler (Highlight to read) Source:  Source: 
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HALL OF FAMER mrsbaine / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
no problem @misscg! I did use the highlighter side for shadows too! It's very multi purpose which is the nice part. If I didn't have a million and one highlighters, it w... see post
Too Faced New Releases 2016
A thread dedicated to new Too Faced releases, collabs and upcoming holiday releases. (Photo credit: Too Faced) (Photo credit: @_lipstickandl0ve)        
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BEAUTY MAVEN acsephora / BEAUTY MAVEN BEAUTY MAVEN / replied
Oooo wow! That pink in the middle is SO pretty <3 And I really like the pale peachy one at the right end. Thanks for sharing! see post
Cover Fx Love!
So I tried to look for but did not find a thread dedicated to Cover FX.   Anyone on here love this brand? I feel like this brand is not talked about much but has some real gems, and the products are supposedly good for you, or at least sensitive-skin friendly.    Since so many other brands have a thread dedicated to them, I figured I'd make one for Cove FX. =)   I personally love the Illuminating Powder: I've had the smaller size for forever and it's still going strong. I know a lot of you love the illuminating drops.    
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HALL OF FAMER ChristalM / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
This may be an odd question but are these eye safe? I would love Rose Gold but as a shadow :) see post
Urban Decay Thread!
HIGH TIME I updated the OP.   Upcoming Releases:   Alice Through the Looking Glass Palette, $60 5 Lipsticks, $18             UD (dot) com Exclusive shades that I own and can swatch for people: Spoiler (Highlight to read) Revolution lipstick: Gash, Protest, Matte Carnal Revolution gloss: Gash, Shadowheart Blush: Satisfy Other: Gash nail polish Revolution lipstick: Gash, Protest, Matte CarnalRevolution gloss: Gash, ShadowheartBlush: SatisfyOther: Gash nail polish
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HALL OF FAMER veronika23 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
@SydBristow   let us know what you think! Interested in those :) see post
Let's talk about Charlotte Tilbury..
I already have the Filmstar bronze & glow palette but looking into some of her other products.   Does anyone have any experiences they would like to share esp with her Light Wonder Foundation, her blush and the Airbrush Flawless Finish Powder? I'm interested in getting these three things but still on the fence about taking the plunge!    Please let me know, many BTers opinions have helped me out on products before Thanks in advance!
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HALL OF FAMER Maria88 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I just came here for the pic @lachaton. Was REALLY hoping this was Valentine as the color looked beautiful on the model, much like Liv does on you in this pic! It looks ... see post
THE VISEART THREAD
Thought I'd start a thread just for Viseart since so many of us LOVE them.   I love to encourage a small brand as opposed to a brand where you pay for the name. The eye shadow quality can't be beat! ************************************************** ******* WHERE TO BUY Sephora Muse Beauty Pro Beauty Bay Beautylish Alcone Frends Beauty ************************************************** ******* NEW Warm Mattes 10: Now at Muse Beauty Pro Coming to Sephora and Beautylish Feb 1st http://www.sephora.com/viseart-eyeshadow-palette-P 391306?skuId=1916717   Le Petit Pro : Now at Muse Beauty Pro LIVE for Sephora US (coming to Sephora and Beautylish Feb 1st) http://www.sephora.com/eyeshadow-palette-petit-pro -P416421?skuId=1916725   Working on Possible plums/burgundy/aubergine/deep purples/mauve palette Possible more every day palettes Pro line     Warm Mattes 10 Spoiler (Highlight to read) Le Petit Pro Spoiler (Highlight to read) Posy (Not confirmed / Hopefully spring 2018) Spoiler (Highlight to read) Price breakdown for those interested Spoiler (Highlight to read) Saw this on Facebook a while back and thought I'd add it here.   A 12 color Viseart Eyeshadow Palette is $80 USD (before pro discount). Each eyeshadow pan is 2 grams and valued at approx. $6 ($3.00 per gram).   MAC has reduced the price of their single eyeshadows refills from $10 USD to $6 USD each. So 12 colors at the new reduced price would be $72 USD (before pro discount). Add the $8 USD empty palette to store them and we're back to $80 USD.   EXCEPT: Each MAC eyeshadow pan is only 1.3 grams ($4.62 per gram). You're getting only 15.6 grams of product, as opposed to the 24 grams of eyeshadow in the Viseart palette. That's a loss of over 8 grams of product.   FINAL ANALYSIS: It would cost $119 USD for MAC to duplicate the Viseart palette (24 grams of MAC eyeshadow at $4.62 per gram and $8 for the palette). Saw this on Facebook a while back and thought I'd add it here.  A 12 color Viseart Eyeshadow Palette is $80 USD (before pro discount). Each eyeshadow pan is 2 grams and valued at approx. $6 ($3.00 per gram). MAC has reduced the price of their single eyeshadows refills from $10 USD to $6 USD each. So 12 colors at the new reduced price would be $72 USD (before pro discount). Add the $8 USD empty palette to store them and we're back to $80 USD. EXCEPT: Each MAC eyeshadow pan is only 1.3 grams ($4.62 per gram). You're getting only 15.6 grams of product, as opposed to the 24 grams of eyeshadow in the Viseart palette. That's a loss of over 8 grams of product. FINAL ANALYSIS:It would cost $119 USD for MAC to duplicate the Viseart palette (24 grams of MAC eyeshadow at $4.62 per gram and $8 for the palette).     ~Updated: January 17th 2017~
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HALL OF FAMER veronika23 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
THE TARTE THREAD!!!
NEWS, UPCOMING COLLECTIONS, DISCUSSIONS AND SWATCHES!   I was surprised there wasn't a dedicated thread for the brand especially since they have really upped their game recently. So since pretty much every brand has a thread I thought to start one for Tarte!   They have been slaying with the recent launches and truly on a roll with more amazing products to come!         
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HALL OF FAMER veronika23 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Lip Sculptor Lipstick & Lipgloss Available Now on their website! see post
All Things Dior
Please correct me if I'm wrong - I don't see a Dior Thread?!       Holiday 2016 - Now available online at Neiman Marcus and from Dior Direct (thanks  @purly  and @veronika23 !):               Spring 2017 Preview (thank you  @TriesToBoClassy  &  @KMariel !)         New book out now (thank you  @lipstick4soul ):     History of Dior makeup in context of art and fashion. 12 chapters each featuring a different color, with campaign photography and design from legends like guy bourdin and serge lutens.
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HALL OF FAMER lovelykatya / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
@sysysysysy thank you :) see post
The MUFE Make Up For Ever Thread
We don't have one!  Just discussing new MUFE products and I realized the information is on different threads. So here it is...a thread for new releases  
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HALL OF FAMER jesscheems / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Wow pretty swatches!! see post
❤️Becca thread
I have seen lots of new threads pop up devoted to specific brands and thought I would get some other opinions and ideas about the best of becca.     I just in the last year have really fallen in love with this brand. We newest favs are backlight priming filter and blush in flowerchild. I feel like shimmering skin perfector is a must have for every makeup lover. I love using the backlight targeted colour corrector on my dark under eye circles.   I have though about trying foundation anyone have any suggestions?what are your favorites?
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HALL OF FAMER Asche / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Me either!! :D see post
New BB Cream/CC Cream/Foundation?
Hi there I'm looking for a new foundation or BB Cream or CC cream...   Past makeup history:   I've used Dr. Jart Black Label+ for a long time now, and I like the texture. But my skin hasn't seen the sun for eons (the photo I have included is actually from summer months gone by). I'm white enough to begin with,and it just seems too gray lately.   A woman at Sephora had me buy Peter Thomas Roth's CC Cream, which I initially liked on my wrist. But after getting home and putting it on my face in the daylight, it was WAYYY too orange.   I've been thinking of trying the Koh Gen Do foundations (either the Aqua or Moisturizing, not sure which yet), but I'd love some opinions on the texture and formula for sensitive skin. Current   Current State of Skin: My Sephora Color IQ has been done a couple of times, always hovering between 1Y01 and 1Y03. I *think* I have cool undertones (pink-ish always looks better than orange-ish). I have semi acne-prone and VERY sensitive skin.   Ok, that's it All input appreciated!
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MariekeBT BEAUTY ADVISOR / BEAUTY ADVISOR BEAUTY ADVISOR / replied
Hi @SwickChick7,    You look absolutely stunning in that photo! I am extremely jealous of the color of your eyes!   I've looked up some foundations you may like ... see post
Burberry Beauty Updates
  In the vein of the recent Tom Ford Updates and Chanel Updates threads, I thought I would start one for Burberry! I think they have had a ton of great releases recently (new eye shadow formula, kisses lippies). Burberry is one of the most consistently good designer lines in my opinion.   what items have you liked recently from Burberry? Anything you are waiting for or have your eye on?   edit: adding latest runway palette: Spring 2016    
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HALL OF FAMER vegchililover78 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Yes! So much yes! Thanks! @Vineetha @lipstick4soul see post
Chanel Updates
  Share some pics, news, what are your 'must haves' for Chanel releases coming up? Share your Chanel finds, reviews and loves!
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BEAUTY BUFF Winthrop44 / BEAUTY BUFF BEAUTY BUFF / replied
Thanks so much for your input Really appreciate it. :) see post
Show Us Your Collection
A place to post photos of whatever part of your makeup collection you want. All your black eyeliners. The nail polishes with the funniest names. Your summer vs. your winter foundations. All your perfume minis. Your most treasured items. Whatever.   (Shout out to our beloved  @Mochapj  for reminding me to do this. Also, we can "at" mention people now?!)   To start, here are all my mini Urban Decay lipsticks.  
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HALL OF FAMER jen81 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Your tube of Pixi glow mud cleanser is a lot like mine 😆Been well loved. see post
Marc Jacobs Beauty | News & Discussion
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.   HOLIDAY: • Style Eye-Con No. 20 'About Last Night' Holiday Palette | $99 "A limited-edition palette of 20 plush eye shadows in luxurious finishes, organized in five columns, for a complete wardrobe of looks." http://www.sephora.com/style-eye-con-no-20-eyeshad ow-palette-P410899?skuId=1838150 • Le Marc Lip Crème 'Bad Behavior' Holiday Lipstick | $30 " A rich, creamy lipstick with instant, indulgent color and 10 hours of wear—in a limited-edition, burgundy-brown shade in a collectible gold case." http://www.sephora.com/le-marc-lip-creme-lipstick- bad-behavior-P414008?skuId=1838143   Spoiler (Highlight to read) • Object of Desire Face and Eye Palette | $69 " An exclusive palette for the face and eyes with a blush, bronzer, a limited-edition luminizer, and six sumptuous eye shadows." http://www.sephora.com/object-desire-face-eye-pale tte-P411244?skuId=1838119 • Up All Night Five-Piece Petites Le Marc Lip Cr è me Collection  | $49 " A limited-edition five-piece Le Marc Lip Crème lipstick collection with bestselling nudes, reds, and a plum—zipped in a hot pink Marc Jacobs case with a silky black tassel." http://www.sephora.com/up-all-night-five-piece-pet ities-le-marc-lip-creme-collection-P411245?skuId=1 ... • Your Place Or Mine? Five-Piece Travel Brush  Collection  | $135 " A limited-edition, five-piece travel brush set in a covetable, Marc Jacobs emerald green case, zipped with a silky tassel." http://www.sephora.com/your-place-or-mine-five-pie ce-travel-brush-collection-P410754?skuId=1838135 • About Lash Night Three-Piece Mascara and Eyeliner Collection  | $36 " A limited-edition essential eye trio for creating glamorous eye looks, featuring a volumizing mascara, a glittering mascara topcoat, and a petite gel eyeliner." http://www.sephora.com/about-lash-night-3-piece-ma scara-eyeliner-collection-P411243?skuId=1838101 Spoiler (Highlight to read) 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!   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!    
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HALL OF FAMER Mochapj / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
@pixiedust2 in case you hadn't seen the red swatch ;) see post
Natasha Denona
A place to discuss news and products from Natasha Denona.    Share the   LIVE in the US... Canada still waiting: http://www.sephora.com/star-eyeshadow-palette-P413 523?skuId=1877141     ~ Updated October 28th 2016 ~
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HALL OF FAMER ChristalM / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I am happy to report that these wore pretty well for me.   I applied them over my WnW eye primer (as I do all shadows) and while there was some fading throughout the d... see post
Indie brands and other not so talked about makeup brands
A place to discuss new, indie and not so talked about brands. There's a few brands I'd like to know more about but didn't want to start a thread for each so decided to start a thread for all those brands that we don't often hear about.
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HALL OF FAMER veronika23 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Luxie Beauty will do a collection inspired by Wonder Woman - June see post
The Anastasia Beverly Hills Thread
A thread to discuss existing/upcoming/or new ABH products.   Feel free to ask questions, share swatches, intel on upcoming products, etc.   Swatches:  
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HALL OF FAMER veronika23 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Thanks! Got distracted and forgot to add this info lol see post
Laura Mercier Thread
We don't have a Laura Mercier Thread!  So I decided to start one after getting the Sephora highlighter palette.  Every holiday season, I buy some of LM's holiday offerings.  As I see them, I'll add them here.  Please, others feel free to do the same! And I love the highlighter palette.  It's small, but the highlighters are all gorgeous on.  And I like the packaging.  
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BEAUTY GURU Sunnysmom / BEAUTY GURU BEAUTY GURU / replied
@mmmiu yup, I hope I'm correct and not misleading you! I saw the lipsticks with the same names but with a different display situation. :) I cross referenced them also on... see post
YSL Love / Updates
Seeing threads for lots of other lovely brands, with my love for YSL growing, I found it only fitting to start a YSL Love / Updates thread (if I missed an existing one, please let me know)!   Please feel free to share any updates about the brand, reviews, YSL looks,  or general love you feel like sharing   Dangerous Seduction Couture Palette - Neiman Marcus Exclusive Mon Paris - Nordstrom Exclusive      New Vinyl Lip Creme     Rouge Pur Couture Lipsticks - new releases to match Vinyl Creme    HOLIDAY 2016 PREVIEW    
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HALL OF FAMER Tamara76 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Same!  These will be hard to resist! see post
Bobbi Brown Thread
The Bobbi Brown thread.  Bobbi Brown was the first brand that got me excited about makeup.  So I'll always have a soft spot for BB.  And now Sephora has the amazing 25 year year palette. Note, the holiday lip shade is sold out on Nordstrom.  I'm going to be watching for it on Sephora's site.  
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HALL OF FAMER veronika23 / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Bobbi Brown Red Hot Collection - launches this February source: Really Ree see post
GOOD PRIMER?!?
  Hey All!    Lately, I have been finding my foundation has been leaving my face flaky, dry, and has been wearing away in a very fast  matter. I am currently using Rimmel London Match Perfection Foundation & Sephora Collection 10HR Wear Perfection Foundation .     Any suggestions f or a Primer that might help this problem? or any  suggestions that might help me solve this problem?    TIA <3   xo Maddie.  
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HALL OF FAMER Mcakes / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
I definitely agree, skincare is so important! It lays the base for all of your makeup to apply as it should. I would recommend you exfoliate a couple of times a week and... see post
Let's talk about Surratt!
I was looking for a general brand thread but it seems we don't have one. I blindly ordered the blush in Grisaille (to qualify for a promo), with such low expectations that I actually screamed "Oh. My. God!!!" as I was putting it on this morning. The texture of that blush is almost like a cream-to-powder, and super soft, like an angel's behind. The price is a little hard to swallow for something so little, and I wish the pan was magnetic instead of stick-on, but I still think I'll be picking up a few more colors because the formula is divine.    What about you—what are your favorite Surratt items?
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frogger22 / NEWCOMER / replied
Does anyone have a swatch of Tu Me Fais Rougir, the blush?? :) see post
anyWould anyone be interested in joining a new/lightly used item TSB? Requirement of 500 hearts.
Spoiler (Highlight to read) Guidelines: Trade items that are equal in value and brand quality or better. For example, Dior for Guerlain would be a good trade, as would Too Faced for Tarte. Do not trade Dior for Tarte. Do not take more than you put in. Please ensure your trade is adding value to the box. Trade full sized items for full sized items. Do not take all of one category from the box. For example, do not take all the palettes or masks. If you’re not sure if an item is appropriate, post the item and ask the group. Allowed in the box:  Mid to high end products (think brands sold at Sephora, The Bay, Nordstrom, etc). Anything that is sealed (as long as it fits with the other guidelines) Skin care items in tubes & bottles. Jars only allowed if it's sealed or unopened. Keep non-beauty related items to a minimum (please do not overload the box with makeup bags, cases, etc). Packaging & Shipping All participants must provide a tracking number for their shipment, posted to the thread upon receipt. Package things carefully (bubble wrap or tissue paper if possible) and put things in labeled Ziploc bags. Try to leave the TSB in better condition than you found it Items that are more fragile (like perfume bottles) should be bubble wrapped individually Shipping should be within 3 days of receiving the box!! Calculating Values: New items: full price Clearance items: full original price unless they are long-term residents of the clearance section (i.e. OCC lip tars in original packaging) Used 1x or swatched: 90% value (original price x 0.90) Lightly used: 80% value (original price x 0.80)  This applies when an item was used more than once but at least 90% of the product is remaining. Deluxe samples: calculate based off largest size available of said product. For example, if a deluxe sample is 0.5oz, and the full size is 2 oz and worth $60, then the deluxe sample is worth $15.  These must be new, untested, unswatched. Courtesies: Don't put in anything unsanitary! (any product that you “dunk” a wand into or you dip your fingers into (like lip gloss or mousse blush) if they’re not new and unused. These cannot be sanitized. Same thing goes for rollerballs. Post a picture and write info of what you took and left, with their condition and value – this way members can weigh in on the trades before shipping Include close up, open photos of any items that will be sealed that you cannot see the color through. This includes lipsticks, palettes, blushes, etc. No reserving items in the box for others and don’t ask to have any items reserved for you - this is unfair to others participating Don't swatch items from the box even they are swatched or used!! Swatched/used items must be labeled as such. All opened items must be cleaned/sanitized prior to their addition to the box Sanitizing consists of spraying the item with a makeup sanitizer, or making your own with half parts 70% alcohol and water. Try not to put in LARGE full sized items, like large bottles over 8 oz. This box becomes very full, making it is harder for the person repacking and forces them to take something they may not want or use. Exceptions can be made if someone really wants the item Must post photos of all swaps and wait for approval from the thread before sending the box to the next recipient. The box coordinator and 50% of participants should give the OK for your trade. Give the group 24 hours to review your trades and provide feedback.  Please contribute mid to high-end beauty products only. No drugstore items or Sephora brand. If you have questions or you are unsure of an item, ask! ***If an item in the box has been damaged in transit, please contact me as to what to do with it. And , as always, remember not to trade used items for new ones.   Thanks!   (adapted from "TSB Best Practices For the BT Community".  http://community.sephora.com/t5/Makeup/TSB-Best-Pr actices-for-the-BT-Community/m-p/2001133#M59515) Guidelines:Trade items that are equal in value and brand quality or better. For example, Dior for Guerlain would be a good trade, as would Too Faced for Tarte. Do not trade Dior for Tarte.Do not take more than you put in. Please ensure your trade is adding value to the box.Trade full sized items for full sized items.Do not take all of one category from the box. For example, do not take all the palettes or masks.If you’re not sure if an item is appropriate, post the item and ask the group.Allowed in the box: Mid to high end products (think brands sold at Sephora, The Bay, Nordstrom, etc).Anything that is sealed (as long as it fits with the other guidelines)Skin care items in tubes & bottles. Jars only allowed if it's sealed or unopened.Keep non-beauty related items to a minimum (please do not overload the box with makeup bags, cases, etc).Packaging & ShippingAll participants must provide a tracking number for their shipment, posted to the thread upon receipt.Package things carefully (bubble wrap or tissue paper if possible) and put things in labeled Ziploc bags. Try to leave the TSB in better condition than you found itItems that are more fragile (like perfume bottles) should be bubble wrapped individuallyShipping should be within 3 days of receiving the box!!Calculating Values:New items: full priceClearance items: full original price unless they are long-term residents of the clearance section (i.e. OCC lip tars in original packaging)Used 1x or swatched: 90% value (original price x 0.90)Lightly used: 80% value (original price x 0.80) This applies when an item was used more than once but at least 90% of the product is remaining.Deluxe samples: calculate based off largest size available of said product. For example, if a deluxe sample is 0.5oz, and the full size is 2 oz and worth $60, then the deluxe sample is worth $15.  These must be new, untested, unswatched.Courtesies on't put in anything unsanitary! (any product that you “dunk” a wand into or you dip your fingers into (like lip gloss or mousse blush) if they’re not new and unused. These cannot be sanitized. Same thing goes for rollerballs.Post a picture and write info of what you took and left, with their condition and value – this way members can weigh in on the trades before shippingInclude close up, open photos of any items that will be sealed that you cannot see the color through. This includes lipsticks, palettes, blushes, etc.No reserving items in the box for others and don’t ask to have any items reserved for you - this is unfair to others participatingDon't swatch items from the box even they are swatched or used!! Swatched/used items must be labeled as such.All opened items must be cleaned/sanitized prior to their addition to the boxSanitizing consists of spraying the item with a makeup sanitizer, or making your own with half parts 70% alcohol and water.Try not to put in LARGE full sized items, like large bottles over 8 oz. This box becomes very full, making it is harder for the person repacking and forces them to take something they may not want or use. Exceptions can be made if someone really wants the itemMust post photos of all swaps and wait for approval from the thread before sending the box to the next recipient. The box coordinator and 50% of participants should give the OK for your trade. Give the group 24 hours to review your trades and provide feedback. Please contribute mid to high-end beauty products only. No drugstore items or Sephora brand. If you have questions or you are unsure of an item, ask!***If an item in the box has been damaged in transit, please contact me as to what to do with it. And, as always, remember not to trade used items for new ones.  Thanks! (adapted from "TSB Best Practices For the BT Community". http://community.sephora.com/t5/Makeup /TSB-Best-Practices-for-the-BT-Community/m-p/20011 33#M59515)   Spoiler at the top has the box rules and the spoiler at the bottom has the contents of the box.   1. Luvgloss13 2. Sprytely 3. Jazachai 4. kateeye7 5. Stephanilyn 6. Pinyo 7. JGSFLA 8. Weeeeeeeeeee 9. Alexasteph 10. Onceuponatime45/ Jazachai     ISOs Jazachai PTR Cucumber mask,  ColourPop Lippie Stix in Jonesing, DS face sprays, anything NARS, Burberry or Charlotte Tilbury Kateeye7 Chantecaille Rose Powder. Stephanilyn Urban Decay Super Saturated Lip Pencils 'Naked' & 'Flushed', deluxe samples of Boscia pudding, Algenist Color correcting drops in orange, the recent hourglass primer perk, & UD vice lipstick  sample cards Pinyo DS lipsticks!! (just not bareMinerals or fresh), DS/FS YSL Pur lipsticks (not 01 or 13), Bite beauty lipsticks, especially in Taro, Tatcha Overnight Memory Serum Concentrate, DS Boscia pudding mask, KVD metal eyeshadow in raw power and shade and light contour palette (new), Urban Decay anything, especially their FS virgin eyeshadow, color eyeliners, Cinderella compact 2012  Alexasteph new lip colors, blushes, and highlighters. Onceuponatime45 Hair oils, Korean makeup and skincare (moisturizers), MUFE mascara, Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha Beta peel pads and sunscreen. Spoiler (Highlight to read) The last picture is of used items. I labelled them with the stickies and they are in one bag alone. I included some extra stickies so you can all use them. The last picture is of used items. I labelled them with the stickies and they are in one bag alone. I included some extra stickies so you can all use them.
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HALL OF FAMER kelloua / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Excited.  Can't wait! see post
Hourglass Ambient Lighting Powder not very good for setting?
I've purchased the Ambient Lighting Powder in Dim a while back and used to use it as a very subtle highlighter, then I saw that some were using it as an all over powder. I started doing that in the beginning of winter so my skin didn't look too matte, but I think it's starting to cause my makeup to look cakey around my mouth area. I use the Hourglass Mineral Veil primer and Luminous Silk (and used Laura Mercier TLSP before). Anyone else notice the cakey-ness too?  
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HALL OF FAMER Mcakes / HALL OF FAMER HALL OF FAMER / replied
Hmm...I have never had an issue with Dim light looking cakey on me. I do have normal to dry skin and take good care in making sure I am moisturized before putting makeup... see post