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REVIEW - Revlon PhotoReady Perfecting Primer

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Hello Everyone,
Today I'm reviewing the Revlon PhotoReady Primer as requested & promised for you all, I have been using this for 10 days-2 weeks. It did make my march favorites video is well & I do have combination skin. So if you want to see what I think of it & why it made my favorites video?!
Here's the video link - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YOBmfiVh7E4




This is the Primer bottle which is a glass bottle with a controllable pump, & plastic top/cap.


The top photo is the primer pumped out, this is 1 pumps worth of product, & then next to it is the blended out version it is completely translucent when smoothed & blended in to the skin. 


Till next time Erica xoxoxo

TUTORIAL - Smokey Eye Dior Makeup Look (Prom Or Date)

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Hello Everyone,
Today I'm using the Lovely Dior Limited Edition spring palette for 2012 for this Beautiful Smokey eye that everyone one can wear. it's prefect & beautiful for that Spring time date or just that enhanced fresh makeup look.
Here is the video Link - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eq4m4VTH39I






Makeup I'm wearing in this video: FACE: L'Oreal Nude Magique BB Cream Revlon PhotoReady Perfecting Primer Dior DiorSkin Teint Haute Perfection Foundation in 10 DUPE - Rimmel Match Perfection Foundation Maybelline Fit Me Foundation in 115 Maybelline Age Rewind Concealer in Light Maybelline Age Rewind Concealer in Brightener Revlon PhotoReady Concealer Stick in Light/Medium Palladio Wet & Dry Foundation Powder in 400 Dior Blush in 533 Passion Fruit DUPE - elf Blush in Candid Coral MAC Mineralize Skinfinish in By Candlelight DUPE - Hard Candy's Baked Blush in Pin up EYES: NYX Eyeshadow Primer Dior Spring Collection Palette 2012 in Milly Garden DUPE - Rimmel Glam Eyes Quad 00…

MARCH FAVORITES 2012 - MAKEUP

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Hello Everyone,
It's that time of the month for favorites again, my makeup favorites for the month of March 2012. I have some AWESOME favorites that I'm super excited to be sharing with you all. & some other things that are still favorites from February that has made this months again. :-)
Here is the link  - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2nbKonQbfWE

My March Favorites 2012 includes:


NYX Butt naked Eyes Palette Revlon ColorBurst Lip Butter in Peach Parfait NYX Blot Papers Maybelline Age Rewind Concealer in Light NYX Powder Blush in Pinched elf Studio Blush in Candid Coral NYX Super FAT Eye Marker L'Oreal Nude Magique BB Cream Revlon PhotoReady Perfecting Primer Palladio Daul Rice Powder Foundation in shade 400 i.d. Bare Minerals loose eyeshadow in Be Grateful Natio Mineral Trio in Fresh Beauty UK Lip Lust in Office Chic, Playboy & Barbie Girl Maybelline One by One Mascara Rimmel Extra WOW Lash Mascara Maybelline SuperStay 24H Makeup Foundation
Till next time
Erica
xoxoxox

VLOG: Jewelry Collection & Twitter Winner + News

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Hello Everyone,
Today's video is a vlog video & I promised a few weeks back to do a video on my Jewelry Collection & my favorite items I own. I also changed my hair slightly by adding a fringe & tinting my hair to soft black (always love a change), Also this weeks twitter giveaway Winner is announced.
One lucky person that follows me on Twitter is going to win this: 1 Maybelline One by One Mascara in Blackest Black & 1 Maybelline Baby Lips Lip Balm in Berry & Maybelline Volume Seduction XL Lipgloss in Sheer Nude.
Here is the Video Link - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p1h0tUorY7A




Till next time  Erica xoxoxox

REVIEW: NYX Haute Jersey Leopard Couture Palette

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Hello Everyone,
Today's review is about the palette I used this week on a Spring inspired Tutorial. The NYX Haute Jersey Palette I have used for the last 2 weeks on & off. & I wanted to share my thoughts on the NYX products & tell you if I think it worth it or not.
Here's the link to the video - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tt13r0VcBco




Till next time Erica xoxoxo

TUTORIAL: NYX Haute Jersey Palette - Spring Inspired Makeup Look

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Hello Everyone,
Today's Makeup Tutorial is the one I tweeted about & promised to do this week for you all. I created a Spring Makeup look using the complete NYX Haute Jersey Palette Leopard Couture Palette as inspiration. I really wanted that burst of color and make it fun but wearable for daily use is well. feel free to make this dark for an evening out by using some of the darker shades in the palette. :)
Here's the Tutorial Link - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3oVSfNmQG3c




Do you like NYX Palettes'?
Till next time Erica xoxoxox

Makeup Trends 2012 - The Must Do or The Must Don't?

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Hello Everyone, 
Today I'm going to be talking about this Season Trends - Makeup Trends & what I personally think if them!.


1st - The OH So Bright Look 
This Trend is focusing on the eyes and lips together in playing off the "POP" of color idea, choosing colors that harmonise well together. This look is really fun to recreate for that night out or weekend party as it really is a fun bright look that will enhance the eyes as well as your lips. But be weary of this look if you have super pale skin, smallish eyes or if you have a more roundish face. Pale skin does not work too well with "too" much bold colors & you'll want to highlight either you lips or your eyes, as to much bold & bright can wash you out. Smallish eye will want to avoid the over huge lashes as this can make eye appear smaller & the more rounder your face  this look will make you face appear rounder again, so instead highlight the eye's the same but I would then op for a ligh…

VLOG: Giveaway, New Camera/Room & Drugstore Haul (Rimmel, Revlon & Maybelline)

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Hello Everyone,
Vlog video today with a NEW Twitter Giveaway for this week (winner will be announced next week)
So I went shopping Yesterday & I went pass the Drugstore & picked up some new goodies some things hot of the shelf (really new) & some other stuff I passed on before & decided to finally buy. I also changed my room around a little which means I also now have a BRAND NEW filming area, So EXCITED & I also brought a new Full HD Color True Camcorder from JVC so my video's will be the best quality I can make them for you all. 
Here is the Link - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kCo5IBi9KT4


What I brought: 
Covergirl Eye Enhancers Eyeshadow Quad in 220 Urban Basics
Rimmel Lasting Finish Lip Liner in 004 Indian Pink
Rimmel Match Perfection Skin Tone Adapting Concealer in 10 Ivory
Loreal Nude Magique BB Cream Bare Skin Beautifier
Revlon PhotoReady Perfecting Primer
Neutrogena Nourishing Cream Cleasnser in Night Calming
Maybelline Dream Matte Powder in 003 Cream
Maybelline …

REVIEW: Sleek True Color Lipstick

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Hello Everyone,
I have a review on the Sleek True Color Lipstick today :-)
I brought them a small 3 weeks ago & have been asked to review these for you by some of my lovely subscribers. So I have these in a matte finish & 2 sheens finishes - Amped matte (hot pink/purple undertone), Baby Doll Sheen (light Pink) & O.M.G sheen (very red). 
Here is the link - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7VSuu0g2t9Y




Till next time Erica xoxoxox

REVIEW: elf Studio Cream Eyeshadow

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Hello Everyone,
I have a review on the elf Studio Cream Eyeshadow's today :-)
I brought one of them a month ago & then about 2 weeks a go I picked up 2 more shades. I have tested these out for wear thought out the day ,staying power & pigmentation & I have worn these with a primer or with out too.
Here is the link to the video - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G42gV7cwBTI





Till Next time Erica xoxoxox

TUTORIAL: Twilight Saga Complete Makeup Looks

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Hello Everyone,
Today's video is one I've been tweeting about a lot lately, LOL :-) 
And it's FINALLY here after hours of work, filming & putting it together I'm really proud to have this Mass Tutorial finally up on my channel for you all.
This was requested by a lot of you for me to do too, So Thank you for all the requests xoxox
So I have created a look for each book/movie centering it around one of the main characters. Inspired by the colors each character is kinda themed too cool colors used for Edward & Warm colors used for Jacob. Then we have the Movie inspired looks for the Volturi from Eclipse & Bella Swan's Wedding Makeup look from Breaking Dawn, all created adding my own alwayscosmeticjunkie twist on all 4 looks. ;D
Here is the link to the video - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uYCuQKHOPm4





Till next time
Erica
xoxox

VLOG: Twitter Winner & Makeup Starter Kit Complete Guide

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Hello Everyone, So today's video was requested a lot for me to do, it's the Makeup Starter kit. So these are the makeup products I think that are great to have as a beginner when starting in to makeup or just staring over fresh. This is just my suggestions to what is great to have. FYI: You can take or leave out what you want or don't want :-) Here's the link to video - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zVmIsQgkLVA

Starter Kit Makeup Mentioned in this Video: ----------------------------------------------------------------- Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Primer Rimmel Fix & Perfect Primer Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Eraser Treatment Foundation Rimmel Match Perfection Foundation Rimmel Lasting Finish Foundation  Revlon Colorstay Foundation  Covergirl Clean Sensitive Skin Foundation Garnier Roll On Anti- dark Circles Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Concealer Maybelline Fit Me Concealer NYX Concealer in a Jar Maybelline Shine Free Loose Powder Palladio Natural Rice Daul Wet & Dry Fo…

REVIEW - NYX Butt Naked Eyes Palette

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Hello Everyone,
So today's video is the Review on the NYX Butt naked Eyes Palette, I asked on my Facebook page what you like to see this week in a review & this won by 55%, so here's the review video :-) Thank you to those that voted xox
I have used this NYX palette for a while now, and it even made my February Favorites 2012 because it's a great palette.
I do have some things I don't personally like about it but they are very minor things, but overall it's a FANTASTIC Palette.
Here is the link - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6JoRkTb4fTQ




Till next time
Erica
xoxoxo

TUTORIAL: Lucky Charm's St Patrick's Day Inspired Irish Makeup

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Hello Everyone,
In order to catch some of that Irish luck this year for St Patrick's day.... Today's video is my look for St Patrick's day using the traditional Green colors, & I also added some Peachy & Gold colors to make this look more wearable & by adding the Black liner it makes the eye makeup super pretty & stand out more.
FYI: I used 99% Drugstore makeup so it's easier to re-create for you all :-)
Here is the video Link - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aT9clHKGk24





Till next time Erica xoxoxo

VLOG: Giveaway & TAG: Get Ready with Me 2012

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Hello Everyone,
Today's video is a NEW Twitter Giveaway for this week & a TAG video which as been requested by a few of you for me to do, the Tag get ready with me!
This is my daily morning routine that I do most days so you'll see each step I take in to get from plain me to glamorous me in just minutes ;-) 
For the NEW Twitter Giveaway this week 1 lucky Twitter follower will win this: 
1 Savvy by DB Mineral Baked Shadow/Highlight in Blue Ice (more silver in color), 1 Maybelline Volume XL Seduction Lipgloss in Peachy Flush & 1 Maybelline Baby Lips Balm.
Here's the link to the video - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qBmTQG6k1Pk



Till next time
Erica
xoxoxo

REVIEW: Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Eraser Dark Circle Concealer

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Hello Everyone,
Today's video is an review that has been requested A LOT :) it's about the  Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Eraser Dark Circle Concealer, that I own in the shade Light.
I was really excited when I brought this a few weeks back & have tried it over different foundations & primers as well with it collection counter parts too. This video is my final thoughts of it, the Concealer. 
Here's the video link - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yVsc2E3mfdM


Till next time Erica xoxoxoxo

HUGE HAUL VIDEO - NYX, elf , BeautyUK, NYC & Palladio

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Hello Everyone,
So today is my HUGE haul video that I tweeted about this week & I had promised to show you all the beauty/cosmetic things I got. It's all Drugstore Items shown in this video too! 
I got some great stuff lots of NEW products to try and maybe review, so if you see somthing you'd liked reviewed please let me know :-)
NOTE: I did buy everything I show in this video myself nothing in THIS Haul video was sent to me or sponsored.
Here is the link to the Video - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r71rnl_2ea0




List of everything I brought:

Beauty UK  - Mineral eyes in 4 Beach
Beauty UK  - Mineral Blush in 4 Baked Peach
Beauty UK  - Eyeshadow collection Palette in 5 Twilight
Beauty UK  - Metallic sparks Pencil Liner in Purple
Beauty UK  - Extreme Volume Lenght + Lift Mascara in Black
Beauty UK  - Lip lust Lipgloss in 05 Barbie Girl & 11 office Chic
Beauty UK  - Shatter polish in 3 Glam Rock & 2 Goth
N.Y.C Nail Polish in Fire hydrant, Glow Worm & Hazard
Wet N' Wild Trio …