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Urban Decay · Wired Pressed Pigment Palette

Urban Decay has come out with many eye-catching palettes, but I’ve got to say that the new Wired Pressed Pigment Palette is positively retina-searing — and I mean that in a good way, of course. And while these eye-popping shades may be somewhat out of my comfort zone, I can’t help but want to go nuts with them. Don’t send help …

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YSL · Rouge Volupté Rock’N’Shine

YSL has added to the Volupté family with the launch of Rock’N’Shine Lipsticks, and I can’t stop staring at them — guessing I’m not alone, either. At this point, I’m not sure whether I want to wear, or display them …

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Dior · Forever Foundation, Forever Skin Glow Foundation & Skin Correct Concealer

Dior recently launched Forever & Forever Glow Foundations to the lineup along with the new Skin Correct Concealer, and I’m finally finding the time to test everything out in detail. Considering how much I loved the brand’s now discontinued Star Skin foundation, my hopes were pretty high for these — and let’s just say that I was definitely NOT disappointed.

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Givenchy · Couture Edition Collection 2020

Givenchy’s Couture Edition 2020 Collection takes three of the brand’s iconic products (L’Interdit, Le Rouge, Prisme Libre), and reinvents them with an intricate new lace pattern. And even though everything is limited edition design-wise, the positive is that all are available as part of the permanent lineup. That said, I have to say that out of all the Couture Edition iterations the brand has launched, this one is hands down my absolute fave.

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CHANEL · Fall Winter 2020/2021 Beauty

For CHANEL’s recent Fall/Winter 2020-2021 Ready-To-Wear show, Paris’ historic Grand Palais (aka: the brand’s go-to venue), was transformed into a representation of the River Seine. With undulating curves and a sinuous catwalk polished to mimic crystal clear water, the looks presented fit a nautical theme via swashbuckling influences, thanks to ruffles a-plenty and gleaming admiral buttons — but what truly captured me, was the makeup. I’ve probably said a billion times before how “wearable” a particular look might be, but this one truly tops them all.

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