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Aside from my haul at the supersale bazaar, i also got the following products from rustans essences and tony moly. Yes, i am in a spending mode – it’s just one of those days when you want to bury you sorrow by shopping. Naks senti-drama! Lol

Anywayyyyyy before this post gets tooo dramatic, here’s a pic of what i got:

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in no particular order:

tony moly face sponges (which im planning to use on the body hahaha)

laura mercier mineral loose powder in rich vanilla (for setting makeup)

NARS blush in gaeity (limited edition – spring collection) – what a LOVELY blush! i’ve tried it on several times and can’t believe how nice it looked on me!!! it’s a pale bright pink (almost pastel-ly) which i NEVER thought would work for my skin type! πŸ™‚

NARS eyeshadow in Lhasa (lavender gray eyeshadow)

NARS pure matte lipstick in Valparaiso

Stila creme blush in Peony

Tony Moly Eyebrow Pencils – which I love! better than MAC’s and cheap too!

Revlon Just Bitten Lipstains – i am absolutely obsessed (OBSESSED) with lipstains right now! i think they are perfect for summer – think waterproof! πŸ™‚ you can go swimming, have fun during bbq, have some drinks and the color will still be there! πŸ™‚

trying out some of the products at the moment. will post reviews as soon as i can πŸ™‚

what about you? any new hauls! share please – i love hauls hehe πŸ˜‰

good night!

xo, kendz

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i swear this is the last of the smokey eyes series πŸ˜€

silvery blue smokey eyes with pink lips πŸ™‚

(oh and yes i am wearing the same shirt as FOTD 19 Dec… hehe was trying on the shirt that day hehe)

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Products used:

Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation in OC-2

MAC Studio Finish Concealer in NC25

Laura Mercier Invisible Loose Powder

Tony Moly Eyebrow Pencil in Brown

MAC Espresso Eyeshadow (to set the pencil)

MAC Blacktrack gel liner (i lined the inner rims as well)

Maybelline Falsies Mascara

Nars Multiple in Portofino

Sleek Storm Palette

used (1) all over the lids, (2) at the crease and a little of (3) on the outer corner of the eyes

Bobbi Brown Pink Mod Lipstick

a few weeks back, i posted about my mini tony moly haul – which include 2 gel eyeliners.

so finally was able to road test the products and i am ready for my review πŸ˜€

background: i love gel eyeliners! i think that it is sooo much better than a pencil eyeliner because it lasts longer and it’s better than liquid eyeliner because it is so much easier to apply.

i do have pencil and liquid eyeliners but i tend to gravitate towards my gel eyeliners more πŸ™‚

i have the blue and violet colors πŸ™‚

here are the swatches

it comes with a brush!

what i like:

1. compared to other gel eyeliners, these are really inexpensive – a pot costs P498 only!

2. they have a lot of colors to choose from. though i only have the blue and violet, i remember that they have at least 3 more colors that you can choose from.

3. very long lasting. it lasts the whole day on me.

4. water and smudge proof! no panda effect even after sweating πŸ™‚

5. the colors are pigmented

what i don’t like:

1. compared to my bobbi brown gel eyeliner, i find that the texture of these are less ‘creamy’. usually, when i dip my brush into the bobbi brown gel eyeliner, the brush tip sinks into the product. but for the tony moly gel eyeliners, it doesn’t. this is not necessary a bad thing – but i find that it’s much easier to get an even application if use the bobbi brown

2. the brush is too thick to get a precise application. i’d rather use my bobbi brown ultra fine eyeliner brush or the sigma E65.

3. though i cannot confirm this, i feel that the tony moly has a tendency to dry faster than my other gel eyeliners. everytime i use it, the product seems less creamy and more dry! (or maybe it’s my imagination??) so make sure you keep a tight lid on the product.

mrskendz’ verdict: highly recommended

having said all that, i still feel that this product is definitely worth a try! πŸ™‚ i especially like the blue color because the color is playful and it brings out the brown of my eyes.

but as with other gel eyeliners – be extra careful to keep the lid tightly closed or you’ll dry out the product. also, make sure that you clean your brush between application to prevent contamination πŸ˜‰

i’ll post a short tutorial on how to apply eyeliners soon. i am still trying to figure out how best to do so (pictures vs. video???).

anyway, i do hope you guys liked this review!

today was a tough day and im so ready for my beauty sleep :p good night peeps!

mwahs,

mrskendz

actually this was last saturday but i thought i’d share with you guys anyway πŸ™‚

since i usually tone down my makeup during weekdays (when im at work), i like playing it up on weekends… here, im wearing blue eyeliner with fuschia lips πŸ™‚

(my eyelashes are making my eyeliner look crooked hehe)

products used:

Face: pur minerals 4-in-1 foundation, TheBalm TimeBalm in medium, MAC brow pencil in Brunette, pur minerals mineral glow (countour), stila custom color blush and nars madly (blended two together)

Eyes: NARS heart of glass, NARS ondine, tony moly navy blue gel eyeliner, mac prussian powerpoint eye pencil (for tightlining) and Maybelline Falsies Mascara

Lips: MAC insanely it lipstick

what do you guys think? πŸ˜€

i’ll be posting my june favorites next.

good night everyone! hope you had a great monday!

mwahs,

mrskendz

 

a new korean brand makeup store just opened in megamall and i just had to check it out. i was actually hoping to find a BB cream that will fit my skin tone. sadly, i didn’t find one – all the BB creams were still too light for me. sigh 😦

BUT! i did get a few products which i am excited to try! πŸ™‚

baby doll BB powder #2 (P478), backstage gel eyeliner 05 and 04 (P498 each)

here are the colors of the eyeliners:

i opted for pearl navy and pearl violet colors because i still have black and brown gel liners. wanted to try something different πŸ™‚

here are the swatches:

one of the cool things i found about these gel liners is that it comes with a brush!

i got excited about the powder coz (1) it matched my skin and (2) it says BB in the name bwahahaha. i hope i’ll be able to use this though! (impulse buying!!!)

it comes with a puff

see how well it blends into the skin? i did try it on my face when i was in the store. but ill try it again tom with my tinted moisturizer πŸ™‚

oh! and since i purchased more than P1k, i get a free tony tint!!! πŸ™‚ can’t wait to try this one!

so cute the packaging no? teehee

can’t wait to try these products more! πŸ™‚

good night peeps! and again, thanks for dropping by!

mwahs,

mrskendz

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