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    Mac did my make up.....

    I sell Avon now so I've recently been using their foundation, they have a mousse one called MagiX Cashmere Finish Liquid foundation, I love that one, it's so light and it has SPF 10 in it. Tried their compact cream to powder one today, so far so good. Even Cover Girl's Queen collection is...
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    Liquid Eyeliners

    Well L'Oreal HIP's gel liner comes in a pot with an angled brush, even easier!
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    Liquid Eyeliners

    MAC's doesn't budge and I've tried a few, my sister also has been using it for years for the same reason. Have you tried gel liner? I not reading the other two pages of posts to find out, LMAO! BTW, just noticed yesterday that Target i Brooklyn carrying ELF now, ay ay, thought it was only...
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    Mac did my make up.....

    I love my MAC, but I've learned to take it easy and discovered there are so many other brands out there that are just as good to experiment with. Also, sometimes their price point not cutting it :kicks
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    REMINDER- Jimmy Choo & H&M- NOV 14TH!

    Talk done SassySquared
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    Yup, two great sites as well
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    All about makeup!

    I've never tried it, I always felt it was too intense for me, I'm not really a cream foundation person. But it looks like it works real good. How does it feel on the face? About 3 years ago, it's like I didn't want my face to feel weighed down or look too matte anymore, so that's when I...
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    Patterned Leggings

    I have like those blue ones bought them years ago! LMAO! Gotta love fashion! Check Forever 21, H&M and believe it or not, Strawberry's! I remember buying a whole lot from there in '07 when I wanted to get some for Trini Carnival. Not sure what you have there in Fla in terms of stores. A...
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    All about makeup!

    My Make-up Those who know me know that I'm a make-up fanatic and have been for years! I'm pretty much free-lancing in that department nowadays, having done make-up for grads, a wedding, a mas band launch and just people and friends in general. I'm not saying I'm a pro, but I just thought I...
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    Electronic vs. Paper?

    What do you think about the whole Amazon Kindle/e-book craze? Does it take away from that great feeling of opening up a crisp new book? Or do you say "bring on the electronics!"?
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    This girl can kill it even in a potato sack

    I love Rihanna's style ever since she changed her look in 07! That haircut did wonders for her!
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    All about makeup!

    UDPP is the best, Urban Decay Primer Potion, if you're dark skinned, get the tinted one...It's about $17, but worth it.
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    Staceyann Chin- The Other Side of Paradise

    I finished this book a few weeks ago and it was amazing. It's the memoir of her life growing up in Jamaica (which was eventful to say the least) and her eventually coming out. You can pre-order it as it won't be available for sale until April 19th. The Other Side of Paradise: A...
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    Caribbean Author: Lisa D. McGill

    NAME OF HER BOOK: Constructing Black Selves BOOK SYNOPSIS ISBN: 0814756913 In 1965, the Hart-Cellar Immigration Reform Act ushered in a huge wave of immigrants from across the Caribbean—Jamaicans, Cubans, Haitians, and Dominicans, among others. How have these immigrants and their children...
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    Essence January Bestsellers

    HARDCOVER FICTION 1. Pleasure by Eric Jerome D_ickey (Dutton Adult, $24.95) (1) 2. Sin No More by Kimberla Lawson Roby (William Morrow, $23.95) (4) 3. One In A Million by Kimberla Lawson Roby (William Morrow, $19.95) (3) 4. Something On The Side by Carl Weber (Dafina, $24) (2) 5...