NUDE PEACH Blush Comparison

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When I reviewed BECCA Mineral Blush in Wild Honey, I posted photos showing Wild Honey next to Sleek Suede. I wanted to go more in-depth on the comparison and also include one other peachy nude blush, La Femme Naturelle. I try to keep my collection well-edited and not too hugely excessive (haha good one, I know…) Anyway, here are my nude peach blushes. CONTINUE READING…

Lippy Girl Extra Virgin Lip Gloss, Lip Love, ShaZam Shimmer

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Here at Buying Cruelty-Free, lip balm is a serious topic. If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you probably know that I’m always on the hunt for good ones. My lips are naturally dry and in the winter, the situation is abysmal. Cracking, peeling, bleeding – not to brag, but I get it all. As such, I was thrilled when Lippy Girl founder Darcey Diehl sent me three moisture-packed products: the Lip Love Lip Conditioning Stick, ShaZam Lip Shimmer, and the new Extra Virgin Lip Gloss. CONTINUE READING…

BECCA Mineral Blush in Wild Honey

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I hope you all are enjoying the holiday season! The product in this post was definitely a bit of a holiday splurge. I’ve been intrigued by BECCA Cosmetics ever since they appeared in Sephora. After reading Becca at The Beauty Sample’s review of Sweet Pea, I was inspired to try a BECCA blush. I ended up purchasing Wild Honey.
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Merry Christmas!

I just wanted to wish all of you who celebrate a very Merry Christmas! CONTINUE READING…

Prestige Soft Blend Khol Eyeliner in Havana

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I’m such a fan of the Prestige Total Intensity liners that I decided to try out their other liner formulas. The first one I purchased is the Prestige Soft Blend Khol Eyeliner. CONTINUE READING…

Palmers Olive Oil and Cocoa Butter Conditioners

Palmers Conditioners1 Palmers Olive Oil and Cocoa Butter Conditioners Winter weather takes its toll on our hair and skin, leaving most of us in need of extra hydration. Palmer’s Cocoa Butter and Olive Oil conditioners can give your hair that much-needed moisture boost. While I use these conditioners year-round as a once or twice weekly deep conditioning treatment, I’ve been reaching for them almost exclusively since temperatures dropped. CONTINUE READING…

Lippy Girl Makeup: Organic Lipstick and Mineral Blush

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Not too long ago, you’d be hard-pressed to find organic, paraben-free makeup. And in colors you actually wanted to wear? Forget it.

Nowadays that’s changing, thanks to companies like Lippy Girl Makeup. CONTINUE READING…

Holiday Giveaway! INGLOT Eyeshadow Palettes

Update 12/21/12: Congrats to winners Michele, Courtney, and Christine – I hope you love your palettes!


 

Today I’m launching my very first giveaway here at Buying Cruelty-Free!

This is a way of saying thank you for all the support, encouragement, and positive feedback I’ve received since launching this site. It’s also a way to help keep the word spreading about cruelty-free products.

 

OK now for the details and rules. Bear with me. CONTINUE READING…

Prestige Mascara Overview and Comparison

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For the last few months, I’ve been rotating between the three Prestige mascaras: My Blackest Lashes, My Biggest Lashes, and My Longest Lashes.

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Prestige Animal Testing Policy

Below is Prestige’s official animal testing statement, sent to me by the company. CONTINUE READING…