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  1. Nadeshda

    Plushglass smell

    I got my first plushglass yesterday, I bought it online and had never sniffed one before. I HATE the smell Any way I can tone the smell down? I'm desperate because I really like the color, and it would be a waste to sell it or not use it only because of the smell.
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    Playing with my new goodies FOTD

    Nothing special, just decided to play with the stuff I got today morning Pictures are crap, I can't for the life of me get the hang of the light, flash and everything else... Products: Face: Stila Illuminating Tinted moisturizer shade #1 MAC Select cover-up NW20 Essence cosmetics pressed...
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    Electric Violet FOTD

    Hi I did this a couple of weeks ago, so I can't be sure of all the items I used, but here goes... Eyes ArtDeco eyeshadow base ArtDeco #90 eyeshadow ArtDeco #325 eyeshadow and probably ArtDeco #11 eyeshadow + Essence Cosmetics eyeshadow 01 Frosted to highligt Bourjois clubbing pencil liner -...
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    Stilla empty palettes

    Hi. I've just ordered a Stila set that has, among other stuff, 4 eyeshadows in refill form. Stila empty 4 pan palettes seem a bit too pricey. Are there any other palettes, even generic ones they fit? I've read they fit on MUFE, but I don't have a Sephora nearby and I don't even know if they...
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    Cream Color bases

    Have those been counterfieted? I'm lemming pearl big time, but as far as I've seen, CCBs aren't sold in my country, so I have to resort to Ebay... Are these safe? Thank you!
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    Where to buy Zoya polishes?

    Hi! So, I've been eyeing some Zoya polishes that I'd like to try, but they aren't sold in my country. Is there anywhere I can get them, other than ebay? They don't seem to be available on the most popular sites, like 8ty8, head2toe and transdesign
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    ArtDeco swatches

    So here are swatches of the ArtDeco products I own so far. Some pictures are crap, I never imagined swatching was such a big hassle! All taken in natural daylight. Enjoy! Overview of my "palette" (it's a tin pencil case) Blushes...
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    Cheapie blush to go with red lips!

    Hey girls! I need a blush to wear with red lips. For reference, the lipstick is NYX round l/s in Electra, and I have neutral undertones, brown hair and eyes (check profile picture). Since I don't know if I'll be pulling the red lip look often, I was looking for a cheap blush, either from a...
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    Large eBay Brush sets

    Hi So, I don't have a lot of makeup brushes and most of the ones I have are crap lol I was thinking of getting a big brush set to expand my collection, and there are plenty of big sets on ebay for a cheap price (don't worry, I'm not thinking of ordering supposedly MAC, Chanel or BB brushes...
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    European prices

    Hi I just thought it could be a nice idea to have a thread where we could post the prices of MAC items in different European countries. I know specktra has a chart, but it doesn't seem to be updated and is a bit incomplete, and I know lots of european members have posted prices, by the posts...
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    My first FOTD!

    So, this is my first FOTD, it was for a wedding I attended. I tried to recreate this look here: . Hope you enjoy it! CC and suggestions are very welcomed! Products used: EYES - Artdeco eyeshadow base - Artdeco eyeshadow #16 (all over lid...
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    Which brush for cream to powder foundation

    Hi I've been applying my cream to powder foundation with a sponge, but I really want to use some brushes instead. The thing is, I have no ideia which type of brush would work better with this type of foundation. Would "typical" foundation brush like the MAC 190 be better, a stippling one like...
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    Starting a makeup collection - Art Deco discussion

    Hey everyone I just got interested in makeup recently, like 6 months ago. Today, I went to an ArtDeco counter (for those of you unfamiliar with ArtDeco, it is an affordable german makeup brand, and, quality-wise, similar to MAC) and I was completely overwhelmed! I wanted to buy a few...
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    Where to know about new MAC openings?

    Hi all At the moment, there is no MAC at the city where I live, you have to travel to either Lisbon or O'Porto to get your hands on some MAC. However, there's been a rumour going around that a makeup artist from my city, who own a business, will be bringing MAC here. The thing is, I've...