The Lipstick League – week of 5.9.11

Posted by Lipglossiping On September - 12 - 2011

Question of the Week: – Your favorite type of eyeliner: cream, gel, pencil, liquid or something else?

Answer: — Unlike most beauty bloggers (it seems), I’m not a massive fan of gels or creams.  Everytime I reach for my eyeliner brush, it’s dirty – which means that either a). I’m a grot or b) I need a stash of cheap eyeliner brushes, but either way – it means that I’m too lazy to favour that style of liner.  At the moment, I’m mostly using liquid or powder but you still can’t beat a bit of smudgy kohl pencil for a smoky look.

Beauty Junkies Unite – See why we kinda love John Frieda after just using his new Loose Curls Curling Iron.

Clumps of MascaraMaybelline has a new cream eyeliner on the shelves. But is it worth ditching your favorite Urban Decay eyeliner for?

EauMG – EauMG teaches Eau d’Economics and asks: When is perfume expensive?

Gouldylox Reviews – Is a $65 brush any better than a $5 brush? Since when is a brush not just a brush? I’ve checked them out even  consulted a nuclear physicist and give you the honest look at what’s what and how it works.

Krasey Beauty – Take a look inside an exclusive New York Fashion Week party!

Lipglossiping – discovers a tempting olfactory indulgence. Step forward Juniper Sling, the intoxicating tipple that won’t get you drunk.

Nouveau Cheap – ‘Tis the season for drugstore Halloween makeup! Check out what NYC’s limited edition Black Magic collection has to offer—it just might surprise you.

Pink Sith – It’s another eyeshadow from Rouge Bunny Rouge in Periwinkle Cardinal. This time The Pink Sith wonders how they got the name and has a minor tantrum about the FernGully movie

Prime Beauty – asks if you’re READY for the new bareMinerals 2.0 & 4.0 Pressed Eye Shadows? She had an Epiphany when she tried them!

Phyrra – showcases Tarte’s Radiant & Rested Volume II kit.

Vampy Varnish – Discovers a Deborah Lippmann dupe in a Wet n Wild polish for fall 2011.

we heart this – introduces you to your newest lip obsession: Urban Decay Super-Saturated High Gloss Lip Color.

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What’s your eye liner preference?


One Response to “The Lipstick League – week of 5.9.11”

  1. VelvetRevival says:

    My uber cheap Blinc liquid eye liner (trial size), cant top it for staying power and ease of removal x Its my HG of liquids x

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