I was expecting something along the lines of the OCC Lip Tars when I first saw the press release on the limited edition Lip Paints, but it is quite a different product. Rather than a opaque liquid lipstick, the Lip Paints are a non- sticky gloss stain with a cushiony jellyish texture that reminds me a little of the Becca Ultimate Colour Glosses. Face Of Australia has done well with these Lip Paints, and I hope that they make this line permanent.
Except for Nude Nymph, all the shades will leave a stain, which prolongs the wear time of the product. The glossiness fades after an hour or so, but the stain lingers longer- the darkest shade, Very Berry, leaves a gorgeous deep wine coloured stain that lasts for around 4 hours. The product wears off evenly, and the stain left behind when the gloss fades is soft and diffuse.
Keep reading after the jump!myfunnyvalentine on Oct 30th, 2014 in Lip Gloss, Reviews, Swatches, Uncategorized | 109040 comments. Face+of+Australia+Lip+Paint%3A+Review+and+Swatches2014-10-30+09%3A49%3A26myfunnyvalentinehttp%3A%2F%2Fmyfunnyvalentineblog.com%2F%3Fp%3D10904
Like so many Sunday mornings, we woke up late and dehydrated. At about 10:30am we hauled our hungry selves to Lonsdale St, Braddon where we make a last minute decision to eat at Elk and Pea. The place is packed, as always. We always make the mistake of going to Elk and Pea starved and without a booking – inevitably there is a 30minute wait to get seated and another 30 minute wait for food and coffee to arrive after ordering.myfunnyvalentine on Sep 14th, 2014 in Uncategorized | 107810 comments. Straight+No+Chaser+Sundays2014-09-14+11%3A18%3A18myfunnyvalentinehttp%3A%2F%2Fmyfunnyvalentineblog.com%2F%3Fp%3D10781
Phyrra tells you to Be Cool Honey Bunny and check out the new Urban Decay Pulp Fiction Collection!
Over at Makeup Morsels, MM’s putting some bathtime & bodycare products through their paces. Find out which ones made the cut.
This week at theNotice, Rae has found the perfect neutral quad. You heard her: it’s perfect. And you’ll never guess who it’s by.
Jenny from My Funny Valentine explores the Pantone 2014 Colour Of The Year with a FOTD featuring purples, pinks, grey and gold.
Summer is the best time to check out new beauty products! Jenn from Spicedbeauty finds three that she’s obsessed with.
Lisamarie from Beauty Crazed discovers the hassle-free joy of a lip stain – check out her swatches and decide if not having to reapply lipcolour all day would make your world a better place!
Beauty Info Zone shares beauties from a name we haven’t heard from in a long time Vincent Longo. They’ve developed gorgeous new products and reformulated many of our old favorites. With a discount code too, you can’t help but love Vincent Longo Cosmetics.Posted by myfunnyvalentine on Jul 22nd, 2014 in Uncategorized | 106342commentsBeauty+Blog+Link+Love%3A+19%2F07%2F142014-07-21+23%3A58%3A00myfunnyvalentinehttp%3A%2F%2Fmyfunnyvalentineblog.com%2F%3Fp%3D10634
Beauty Reflections demonstrates the new Benefit They’re Real! Push Up Liner and shares her thoughts on this hyped-up beauty product.
Brands that focus on their ingredients are great, but sometimes, it’s just a marketing ploy. Find out which new beauty brand Rae is none too pleased with at theNotice.
Musicalhouses reviews the Benefit They’re Real! Push Up Liner to see if this much-hyped, highly-raved-about eyeliner lives up to its name!
FabDiva20 has some gorgeous MAC lipsticks that are perfect for the summer season! Check out her top MAC lipsticks for the summer.
Jenny reviews the gorgeous Charlotte Tilbury Luxury Eyeshadow Quad in The Dolce Vita on My Funny Valentine.
Jenn from Spiced Beauty shows you how to get hydrated hair using ONE product! Trust me. It’s a life changer!
Lisamarie from Beauty Crazed falls in love with Mary Kay True Dimensions Lipstick – check out her swatches and join her in revelling in all the beautiful shades and shine!
Need a moisturizer for your combo skin? Pammy Blogs Beauty checks out LUSH’s fresh selection of moisturizers for summer!Posted by myfunnyvalentine on Jul 6th, 2014 in Uncategorized | 105870 comments. Beauty+Blog+Link+Love%3A+6%2F7%2F142014-07-06+07%3A45%3A48myfunnyvalentinehttp%3A%2F%2Fmyfunnyvalentineblog.com%2F%3Fp%3D10587
The L’Oreal Privee Nudes Collection is back and bigger then ever – check out the swatches from Lisamarie at Beauty Crazed to find your perfect nude!
Glitter lovers, FabDiva20 is excited to show you the Voilet Voss Glitters that she has won from a giveaway! Check out her Violet Voss post!
Phyrra brings you the new Makeup Geek Blushes! Find out which shades are her favorite.
Jenn from Spiced Beauty shows you her new obsession from Benefit Cosmetics! Do you like Tinted Lip Balms?
Who doesn’t want a beautiful and bronze Summer look, right? Pammy Blogs Beauty scopes out Lancome’s new for Summer 2014 French Riviera Collection.
What is Beauty Info Zone obsessing about this week? Just maybe it’s eye creams. Be prepared to go shopping.
Beauty Reflections demonstrates the new L’Oreal Paris Magic Skin Beautifier BB Cream Anti-Redness and you have to see how well it works! No more red cheeks!
What’s the best way to celebrate summer? Head over to Makeup Morsels and ring in warm weather with an Urban Decay giveaway.Posted by myfunnyvalentine on Jun 29th, 2014 in Uncategorized | 105450 comments. Beauty+Blog+Link+Love%3A+21%2F06%2F14+2014-06-29+08%3A39%3A28myfunnyvalentinehttp%3A%2F%2Fmyfunnyvalentineblog.com%2F%3Fp%3D10545
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