A new addition to the Natasha Denona line launching tomorrow at Sephora and Beautylish is the Sunset Eyeshadow Palette, a gorgeous array of shadows aptly named and inspired by the colors of the sunset. Natasha Denona is an internationally acclaimed makeup artist who is well known for creating remarkably beautiful looks prominently seen on the covers of many of today’s magazines. I have been a fan of her line of eye shadows since my first introduction to her brand at IMATS, previously reviewed here

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Viseart is on a fire with their newly released Theory Palette additions! Not only did they release two new eyeshadow palettes, Nuance and Amethyst to add to their collection, TWO new Theory Cheek palettes in  Enamored and Ablaze also make their debut, offering a well coordinated trio that consists of a blush, highlighter and bronzer. If you are unfamiliar with the brand, Viseart is a Parisian makeup brand that traces its beginnings to French Television and film. They are a high-performance line with formulas that harness the best of natural and organic resources with modern technology. The brand was conceived out of a shared passion for healthy products that go back to the roots of beauty, to naturally enhance the skin rather than aging the skin with harmful chemicals. You will be happy to hear that these products are not tested on animals, contain organic ingredients, and they are free of silicone, petrochemicals, and mineral oil. All products are individually hand made in Paris, making them very Parisian chic in every sense of the word. I am a huge fan of their products; you can find my previous reviews here, here, and here. Today I am happy to share images and swatches of my new Viseart Theory Palette additions in Nuance, Amethyst, Enamored and Ablaze. 

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New In: The Milk Makeup Eye Pigments.* It is officially described as a vivid, and highly pigmented cream eyeshadow in a portable tube that delivers bold color in one swipe that dries quickly without creasing. The brand, which is relatively new to the world of beauty prides it self on creating a multi-functional, high-tech, low maintenance line for the busy woman who needs less time getting ready and more time getting stuff done. I have recently reviewed their Blur Stick Primer, (reviewed here) and was very impressed. When this package arrived, I was so eager to pop open the lid and start swatching away. Today I will offer you a closer look at the eleven shades available that range from neutral to colorfully bold. 

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Today MAC Cosmetics launches more exciting Spring 2017 collections online and in stores. The first is 6 new Eyes on MAC Eyeshadow paletteswhile the second is the Athleisure inspired MAC Work It Out Collection with a range of colorful, high performance hues. The third is the Great Brows collection. Today I’ll be sharing some bits and pieces of the newness that is launching today and I hope that you will find the information and swatches helpful. 

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Smashbox Cosmetics released a collection of seven Cover Shot Eyeshadow Palettes* inspired by trends seen at the studio, ranging from matte, to smoky, to bold. These palettes are purse size and perfectly compact for travel and fits easily inside your makeup bag. They are small, yet mighty and certainly pack a punch! There are a total of 8 shades in each Cover Shot palette, with two larger base shades so you won’t run out of the basics before using all the accent colors.

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Available today for a secret early release is the Violet Voss Ride or Die Palette, currently on the company’s official website. I picked up this palette during IMATS LA a few weeks ago and I today I will be sharing more details, images and swatches as well as my preliminary first impressions. The purchase of the palette is my very first introduction into the brand. I’ve seen their Holy Grail Palette prominently featured over on Instagram and this was one of the few items that was pre-released during IMATS weekend.

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Morphe Brushes is a brand that I became acquainted with through my purchase of the limited edition and hugely popular Jaclyn Hill palette. I can recall how fast the palette sold out online and how covetable it was. I have been a fan of their brand since. They have an impressive assortment of both brushes and makeup that are of great quality at a very affordable price point. Their latest launch, the Limited Edition Morphe Copper Spice & Bronzed Mocha palettes has become another huge hit. It sold out quickly online the day of its launch, but stay tuned! According to the brand, a restock will take place due to popular demand. I decided to make a trip to the store since I was not able to purchase it online. Today I will be sharing photos, swatches and my first impressions of the Copper Spice or 25A palette. Kindly scroll below for details and swatches.

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I can’t believe that it’s December already. Things are really starting to move at a more frenzied pace with all that this busy time of the year brings. There are so many things I want to review, and time has only been the only limitation. I do have a three week break on the horizon so I hope too be able to write more. With that being said, today I bring you swatches and my first impressions of the Too Faced White Chocolate Chip Palette. The palette was an online exclusive released on Cyber Monday at Sephora and I ordered it during the early access link I received for VIB Rouge cardholders. I had a feeling that it would sell out quickly, and sure enough it did. It’s an adorable extension of their popular Chocolate Bar palettes. Here, we have the White Chocolate Chip palette, which is a travel size companion that fits perfectly in the palm of your hand. 

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Another item I picked up from the Sephora Vib Rouge Sale was The Huda Beauty Textured Shadows Palette. The palette first launched in October and I held off on purchasing it since I knew it was coming to Sephora the following month. This limited edition palette is created by beauty guru Huda Kattan featuring a curated set of matte, chrome pressed pearls, and 3D metal shadows. I am a fan of her range of products, specifically her lash line and liquid lipsticks, recently reviewed here, and I could not pass up this palette, especially since I was able to apply the 20% off VIB Rouge sale coupon towards it. I have had the palette in my rotation for the past two weeks and today I have swatches and my review to share with you today. 

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Colourpop Cosmetics just launched 5 shadows in a new Ultra Glitter finish and 3 new highlighters* perfect for adding a bit of sparkle for the season. These shades will only be available for a limited amount of time so I wanted to get swatches out to you as soon as possible. My first introduction to their line started with my purchase of the limited edition Jamie Greenburg collaboration collection. The brand is well known for collaborating with celebrities and Youtube superstars and I have always been very impressed with the amazing quality at such an affordable price point. I have to tell you that I had a hard time capturing the shades in all it’s bountiful beauty. I found that holding each piece at an angle in direct sunlight was the best way to capture each piece and the images in this post will reflect that. Kindly scroll below for details and swatches. 

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Jouer is launching their Essential Matte and Shimmer Eyeshadow Palette* and new Slim Creme Eyeliners* today. They will be available on Jouercosmetics.com starting at 11 am PST which you can find here. The palette consists of 12 ready to wear shades, 7 of which are rich mattes and 5 of which are luminous shimmers. The eyeshadow palette combines the most wearable shades for an endless array of cut creases, smokey eyes, and natural washes of color—the essentials, as their namesake implies. 

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