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    Quote Originally Posted by hitchcockblonde View Post
    Super shimmer on the blush is freakin me out. But, it does look pretty.
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    Quote Originally Posted by elegant-one View Post
    Super shimmer on the blush is freakin me out. But, it does look pretty.
    Mine arrived yesterday.
    It is very soft and shimmery, but it is VERY light. It's pretty much a straight up highlighter. Not seeing how anyone can use it as a blush.
    I think I might be returning. It's much, much lighter than I was expecting.
    Now Hot Tin Roof on the other hand....is GORGEOUS!!!!! That's the red liquid blush. OMG-I did not expect to love it as much as I do.

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    Quote Originally Posted by javadoo View Post
    Mine arrived yesterday.
    It is very soft and shimmery, but it is VERY light. It's pretty much a straight up highlighter. Not seeing how anyone can use it as a blush.
    I think I might be returning. It's much, much lighter than I was expecting.
    Now Hot Tin Roof on the other hand....is GORGEOUS!!!!! That's the red liquid blush. OMG-I did not expect to love it as much as I do.
    No! It looked so pink on her finger. Awesome that you love the red liquid blush. It looked too much on the brick red side for me - is it in real life?
    Last edited by elegant-one; January 10th, 2018 at 01:48 PM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by elegant-one View Post
    No! It looked so pink on her finger. Awesome that you love the red liquid blush. It looked too much on the brick red side for me - is it in real life?
    It does look pink in all the swatches I've seen but IRL it's very light. The closest comparison I can make is to Urban Decay Aura. I wanted it to be a shimmery light pink blush, but it was a straight up highlighter. It is beautiful, but just not what I was looking for or hoping for.
    Now, the liquid blush-It is brick red, but when you apply it and blend it out it is just beautiful and natural-I love it. I had been looking for a brick red, everything I seem to find is more candy apple red, so I grabbed this figuring I'd try it and return it if I hated it. But it's amazing. You only need a tiny bit. It blends incredibly well into skin and looks amazing.

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    Quote Originally Posted by javadoo View Post
    Mine arrived yesterday.
    It is very soft and shimmery, but it is VERY light. It's pretty much a straight up highlighter. Not seeing how anyone can use it as a blush.
    I think I might be returning. It's much, much lighter than I was expecting.
    Now Hot Tin Roof on the other hand....is GORGEOUS!!!!! That's the red liquid blush. OMG-I did not expect to love it as much as I do.
    I'm really interested in the liquid blush. do you think it would work for someone who is pale?

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    Quote Originally Posted by MaryJane View Post
    I'm really interested in the liquid blush. do you think it would work for someone who is pale?
    I think it would because although it is brick red, this formula blends so beautifully.
    I'm light-Gobi in Nars Luminous, and I love it!

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    Got the blush/highlighter this morning & I do really like it. Yep, it's not really a blush but a slight pink cast highlight. It looks really lovely & glowy on my skin.I'm debating about the liquid blush now.
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    Quote Originally Posted by javadoo View Post
    It does look pink in all the swatches I've seen but IRL it's very light. The closest comparison I can make is to Urban Decay Aura. I wanted it to be a shimmery light pink blush, but it was a straight up highlighter. It is beautiful, but just not what I was looking for or hoping for.
    Now, the liquid blush-It is brick red, but when you apply it and blend it out it is just beautiful and natural-I love it. I had been looking for a brick red, everything I seem to find is more candy apple red, so I grabbed this figuring I'd try it and return it if I hated it. But it's amazing. You only need a tiny bit. It blends incredibly well into skin and looks amazing.
    That sounds lovely!
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    NC 43 in Studio Fix/NC 44 in Select Tint TeamBuyAllTheHighlighters https://www.instagram.com/icedcaramellatte1/
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    I guess this collection is a pass for me. While the liquid blush looks very pretty, I don't like purchasing emollient color products because of the size of my collection. Eventually I'd have to toss it without being anywhere near finishing it.

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    Last edited by awickedshape; January 15th, 2018 at 06:32 AM.
    #TeamLowBuy

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    Quote Originally Posted by Twinkle_Twinkle View Post
    I guess this collection is a pass for me. While the liquid blush looks very pretty, I don't like purchasing emollient color products because of the size of my collection. Eventually I'd have to toss it without being anywhere near finishing it.
    That makes a lot of sense. Some things remain untouched for ages.
    #TeamLowBuy

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    it's up nars website

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    Quote Originally Posted by Monsy View Post
    it's up nars website
    hooray! Just ordered the liquid blush and Summer Fire lip cover.

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    I ordered Frioul, Hot Tin Roof, Summer Fire, and Free Soul...eeek!

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    NARS seems to have the slowest shipping ever. My products shipped yesterday and are due to be delivered on Monday. They’re only going from OH to PA. WTH?

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    IT IS THE WORST!!

    from ohio to chicago 9-11 days. slowest processing and shipping

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    Quote Originally Posted by Monsy View Post
    IT IS THE WORST!!

    from ohio to chicago 9-11 days. slowest processing and shipping
    i think they are walking it to my house! i'm spoiled by Beautylish and Sephora. I usually get my products the next day.

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    I only ordered from them if I really really have to. Usually avoid them and wait for sephora

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    Quote Originally Posted by MaryJane View Post
    NARS seems to have the slowest shipping ever. My products shipped yesterday and are due to be delivered on Monday. They’re only going from OH to PA. WTH?
    Quote Originally Posted by Monsy View Post
    IT IS THE WORST!!

    from ohio to chicago 9-11 days. slowest processing and shipping
    Quote Originally Posted by MaryJane View Post
    i think they are walking it to my house! i'm spoiled by Beautylish and Sephora. I usually get my products the next day.
    Dying!
    Quote Originally Posted by Monsy View Post
    I only ordered from them if I really really have to. Usually avoid them and wait for sephora
    I usually don’t order from them either, but I’m so impatient to have this stuff, and I got burned last year missing the Charlotte Gainsbourg matte lip pencil (London Clinic).

    On that note, if anyone has a backup they’d like to part with, please just let me know. Still very much interested and have been watching eBay.

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    NARS Spring 2018-screenshot_20180117-182028-png
    #TeamLowBuy

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    Quote Originally Posted by Monsy View Post
    I only ordered from them if I really really have to. Usually avoid them and wait for sephora
    I usually wait but I was impatient to get these.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Icecaramellatte View Post
    thanks for the link.
    i was not thinking i needed anything till i saw that video! lol
    but seeing how nice everything looks on a darker skin tone....
    mac: nc43, matchmaster 6.0
    nars: pure radiant tinted moisturizer cuba - medium3


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    Danger Control Eyeshadow Palette ~ $49.00
    Limited Edition, Sephora Exclusive
    NARS Spring 2018-spring-2018_nars-danger-zone_001_promo-jpg
    RAVE - Shimmering white silver
    ELEKTRA - Shimmering golden pink
    AERYN SUN - Shimmering pale pink
    BIONIC - Iridescent yellow
    HAEDUS - Iridescent purple
    TONIC - Shimmering lilac

    (temptalia)


    to the loo, my darling...
    +*x
    positivity, patience & quiet persistence

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