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TSABD Edit: New Lip Paints on Dark Skin (L’Oreal Infallible Paints + Make Up For Ever Artist Acrylip)

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Welcome to the second TSABD Edit! If you missed the first one, check it out here. TSABD Edit is the new way I’ll be doing product reviews—you can follow all TSAD Edit posts here and SUBSCRIBE to the blog here so you don’t miss ANY updates.

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The Other Reason to Use Nivea Men Sensitive Post Shave Balm

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Recently I was tasked to try out Nivea Men Sensitive Post Shave Balm which many on Youtube have been raving about as an inexpensive substitute for makeup primer. The reason it works for those enthusiastic beauty gurus is because the product contains glycerin which acts kind of like a glue to keep makeup put for hours. I side-eyed it, but since Nivea Men Sensitive Post Shave Balm *is* a product meant to go on the face (unlike Milk of Magnesia, Monistat, and whatever household items your cousins on Youtube are putting on their faces), I gave it a go. It’s also priced at $5.99 for 3.3 oz which if you’re watching your budget very closely, is still about half the price of even drugstore makeup primers.

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TSABD Edit: Reviewing & Swatching Powders for Dark Skin

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Welcome to the first TSABD Edit! If you missed my post on changes to how I’ll be blogging going forward, make sure you read it here. TSABD Edit is my new review series where you’ll still get the same authentic reviews you’re accustomed to, but they’ll be grouped by a theme. So instead of me doing say 20 individual reviews, I’ll instead do these once a week or once every two weeks and cover a group of products in one post. If a very popular limited edition product comes out and is available for me to get, I’ll get those out as quickly as possible and likely in its own individual post, but for the most part TSABD Edit is where you’ll now find a majority of the reviews on this site going forward—you can still check out past reviews here. You can expect to see TSABD Edit posts here on Tuesdays—make sure you subscribe to the blog to get email alerts about all new blog posts!

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Happy New Year!

I hope you all rang in the new year fabulously—here’s to 2017! I wanted to start the year by letting you fine folk know about a few changes around these parts.

But since it’s been a bit since we last chatted on the blog, let’s also do a quick catch-up.

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The Estee Edit Gritty & Glow Magnetic Eye and Face Palette Quick Review + Swatches on Dark Skin

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When I opened the package The Estee Edit team sent over, I literally gasped. The Estee Edit Gritty & Glow Magnetic Eye and Face Palette is SO gosh darn gorgeous from the packaging down to the way the products swatch. My goodness. Holiday is here, ya’ll!

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