January 2013 Favorites

I love doing favorites videos. I have a lot of great stuff to show you this month so make sure you watch if you are interested. Products mentioned and corresponding links will be below. Enjoy!

Products Mentioned:
Inglot Freedom Palette (matte shades 363, 344, 314)
Maybelline The Colossal Cat Eyes Mascara
MAC Mineralized Eyeshadow in Gilt by Association
MAC Pressed Pigment in Jet Couture
MAC Blush in Ambering Rose
NYX Lipliner in Hot Pink
MAC Lipstick in Candy Yum Yum 
MAC Lipstick in Cozy Up
Tarte Lip Surgence in Exposed
NARS Velvet Matte Lip Pencil in Dragon Girl
Sephora Fan Brush #43
YSL Parisienne
Thierry Mugler Angel

What were some of your favorite beauty/hair products this month?

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Review: NARS Dragon Girl Velvet Matte Lip Pencil

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I finally found my perfect red lip! Red lipstick has always been very intimidating for me. Lately though, probably due to all the holiday makeup looks that I have seen, I really wanted to try a red lipstick. I looked all over the internet for swatches and pictures to try to get an idea of one that would suit me. Finally, I came across a video that mentioned NARS Dragon Girl and they described it as being very similar to MAC Ruby Woo, but not as drying. That intrigued me because Ruby Woo seems to be loved by women of all ages and skin colors. Unfortunately, I was not able to find many swatches for Dragon Girl on women of my color. That is one of the main reasons I wanted to share my views and provide some pictures for you!

Keep reading for my thoughts and pictures!

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