Finally…

Posted by Lipglossiping On August - 14 - 2009

…popped my NARS cherry – hoorah!

narsangelika2

narsangelika1

narsangelikaswatch

Angelika is such a beautiful true pink, often described as bubblegum… but it shows up slightly softer on my skin (or perhaps I’m being majorly cautious with the application!)  Either way, I love it – the perfect pink with just the right amount of silver sparkle.

What are your favourite NARS blushes?


9 Responses to “Finally…”

  1. VexInTheCity says:

    Congrats! My faves are Lovejoy, Luster & Taj Mahal. I think I need to get Mounia and Exhibit A and then my collection will be complete.

  2. Catanya says:

    Beautiful things here! I have just found your blog but I am not allowed to follow… I do not know why. I’ll keep trying! XX
    P.S: Love the name of the blog!!

  3. Funny you should ask. I just rediscovered Torrid today! Love it. My favorites are Desire, Luster and Dolce Vita. But my ultimate fave is Sin. That is HG quality in my opinion.

  4. mizzworthy says:

    Sin is beautiful, I also love Anjelika and Orgasm – but I know a lit of people hate the shimmer in that! xxx

  5. I love Deep Throat and Amour! I really want Sin, Outlaw and Dolce Vita now! They are next on my list!

  6. tali says:

    Yay! You came over to the dark side!! Love that color!!

  7. @Vexinthecity – ooh, they’re some gorgeous colours right there – I want more!

    @Catanya – Thanks very much, and thank you for the follow!

    @Michelle – love Sin, that’s the slightly plummy one right? Def on my wishlist!

    @Jen – I really wanted Orgasm but I tried a blush that’s a supposed dupe and it just didn’t suit THAT well, it was ok… but I prefered the look of Angelika.

    @tackyblueeyeshadow – once you start, you can’t stop!

    @Tali – it took me long enough!

  8. unetasse says:

    That’s a lovely colour! Do you think it would show up on a darker skintone?

  9. @unetasse, I reckon anything lower than a NC35 would be fine with it. I also have NARS Crazed which is a lot darker (I have to be VERY light handed with it) – It’s not bubblegum pink, but raspberry pink… and that’s gorgeous too!

Leave a Reply to unetasse

RANDOM

The Lipstick League: Week of 12.8.2013

Question of the Week – How did you arrive at your current eyebrow shape? Were you born with those brows, did you get them professionally …

Red Lip Series: Lipstick Queen Sinner – Scarlet Red Lipstick

Looking for a KAPOW! red?  Of course you are. Of. course. you. are. Lipstick Queen’s Scarlet Red* is as lusty as they come.  Richly pigmented …

"Fluffy" Chocolate Brownies anyone?

I know many people think that chocolate brownies are one of the most over-hyped cake(y) substances known to man.  That and macarons.  And cupcakes.  Probably …

Share your hair mares!

I’ve already told you about my triangle hair… and my spiral perm from 1992… Now it’s your turn… Aussie, Agassi and me want to hear …

Pick your own!

I haven’t been strawberry picking since I was a small child, no doubt eating far more as I went along than ever made it into …

Butter London The Black Knight NOTD

Taking a break from the Summer shades for a moment to dazzle you with Butter London’s Black Knight – a veritable nebula of twinkle on …

Deal Alert - Babyliss Conical Wand at UKHairdressers

Click the image to go to the deal… The smaller barrel size is the same price… I don’t know if these ones are much cop …

Urban Decay Alice in Wonderland Palette - Day Look FOTD

I’ve never claimed to be particularly artful in my makeup application… my ‘skillz’ leave a lot to be desired, but I won’t feel like I’ve …

Leila is two today!

My beautiful little girl Leila turns two today.  I’m sorry I don’t have a ‘normal’ post lined up for today but I spent all weekend …

Anyone for a Man Candle?

As you gently sashay through the sweet-smelling wafts of Lemon Lavender, Midsummers Night, and White Gardenia in your home… do you ever ponder upon what …

POPULAR

CLOSED: Competition Time: Givenchy Very Irresistible L'eau en Rose Perfume!

Want to really spoil Mum this Mother’s Day?  Or perhaps you just want to spoil yourself?  It’s ok… I won’t judge… there are plenty of …

CLOSED - Win it! The Body Shop Expert Brush Collection

I don’t know about you, but I woke up this morning with a distinct “Hello Monday morning, I’ve been expecting you…” kinda feeling.  Maybe it’s …

Win a gorgeous "glow" trio with prizes from Urban Decay, New CID, & Arbonne!

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED! WINNER IS: “IZABELLA” (COMMENT #96045) – WINNER HAS BEEN EMAILED!   It’s still January, the MET office have just issued yet another …

Hello? Is this thing on?

Phew, that was a little unexpected. For those of you who haven’t had the misfortune of reading my hand-wringing tweets and woe-ridden facebook updates, let …

Avoid the brush off with Oral-B Pro-Expert

There’s a new toothpaste in town. It’s lean, mean and err not very minty as it happens.  Featuring the revolutionary bacteria-busting ingredient Stabilised Stannous Flouride, …

Big savings on French Pharmacy brands, win my Escentual.com top picks!

I’m of the firm opinion that for the money, French pharmacy brands offer some of the best solutions for diffcult skin-types. Escentual.com have long been …

Win it! 3 EcoTools Bamboo Bronzer Brushes to win!

I’ve written about these before, you know I love them, I want you to love them too! So why not have a go at winning …

FOTD Busting out of the comfort zone!

You may recall my bitter moans last week about how when presented with a rare opportunity to spend an indecent amount of time playing with …

Dear Obesity...

We have been together for over 20 years, our lives so entwined that I’ve never been sure how to live without you.  I would like …

Urban Decay The Black Palette - Photos & Swatches

The soon-to-be-released Black Palette from US eyeshadow maestro’s Urban Decay is an altogether darker affair than the recent Naked set… The Black Palette includes 6, …

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads