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New & Tested: Guerlain Kiss Kiss Tender Matte Lipstick

Maybe because of the year we had in 2020 and while the pandemic is still not over, I almost feel like wearing lipstick is a way of capturing the normalcy of before — you know what I mean? So I was quite happy to receive Guerlain’s new KissKiss Tender Matte shades to try, but I’m not going to lie: the gorgeous little box they arrived in had something to with that as well.

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New beauty: The Butterfly Collection from Chantecaille

I don’t know why I’ve never tried anything from Chantecaille before, but when The Butterfly Collection arrived, I was intrigued — and no lie, I admit the beautiful packaging may have had something to do with that. But that was before I swatched everything. Spoiler alert: I’m now kicking myself for not having indulged in this brand earlier.

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New! Guerlain Rouge G Lipsticks Stunning Gems Collection

Inspired by the art of fine jewelry making, Guerlain’s new Stunning Gems Collection has created an entirely new genre in the beauty industry, fusing makeup & jewelry in one. Of course, the incredible formula of each lipstick only adds to the equation but in truth, who wouldn’t want to take every opportunity to whip one of these babies out in public?

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New Givenchy for Fall 2020

For Fall 2020, Givenchy is going all out and launching so many interesting pieces — from the new Le 9 de Givenchy palettes, additions to the cult-fave Prisme Libre range, a unique twist to the Perfecto Balm, and even a fresh new fragrance in the Irresistible family. So without further ado, let’s dive in, shall we?

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CHANEL · Les Beiges 2020 Summer of Glow

Without a doubt, CHANEL’s Les Beiges is the collection I wait for all year round and have done so since its inception. The fact that it seems to launch around my birthday just makes it sweeter (coincidence?!). Something about the sleek beige packaging coupled with the whole summery vibe just speaks to me, and the 2020 iteration is no exception to that.

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