Friday, April 13, 2012

Illamasqua Scandal Swatches

Today I want to share with you my first ever Illamasqua lipstick. I have heard so many great things about this brand and I really don't know why I never purchased from them before now. They are totally up my alley and I am so glad I finally purchased this lipstick to see what the hubub was all about.


Swatches
swatched over bare skin




First of all I really like the packaging. The lipstick tube is very sturdy. Second, I love this color. It is an all around always appropriate color. I think anyone could wear this anytime. This is a very nice somewhat coral dusty pink. Lately I have really fallen in love with corals. For lips, for cheeks, for eyes, I am totally infatuated with corals. One of the reasons I love coral is not just because it is a pretty color, it is a universally flattering color so I know I will always look good. How many more times can I say the word "coral?"

What do you think of Illamasqua? Do you own anything, lipstick, blush, eyeshadow? What would you suggest I try?
Do you have the same love for corals as I do or do you find them overrated?


4 comments:

  1. I've been head over heels with corals lately too. This is a lovely color!

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    1. Yay! I love meeting another coral-fiend.

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  2. That's SO pretty. I don't know if Illamasqua Sangers is still around but it's an amazing red! And Vapour is one of my favourite orange eyeshadows.

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  3. I'm dying to try some of their stuff! Especially the eyeshadows and blushes. I haven't heard too much buzz about the lipsticks, but this one looks great!

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