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Monday, February 27, 2012

Mary Kay vs MAC shadows

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The people want to know, Can Mary Kay compare to the Ever so popular MAC Shadows? I say yes but as always i think people should ultimately decide for themselves. Yes i sell Mary Kay but doesn't mean its the ONLY thing i ever use! Mary Kay Shadows have Limits in color choices sometimes. I own and Use MAC shadows too, But for me whether its makeup or whatever, if i can find the same thing at equal Quality and a cheaper price, That's what im gana go for! ;) So just take a look and decide for yourself

Below are some swatch's. All pics taken without flash next to a window. 

All the rectangular pans are Mary Kay, all circular pans & pots are MAC .

MK Amber Glaze vs MAC Amber Lights

MAC All That Glitters (L) MAC Naked Lunch (R) vs MK Honey Spice

MK Midnight Star vs MAC Deep Truth


MAC Rice Paper vs MK Moonstone vs MAC Shroom


MAC Satin Taupe vs MK Granite vs MAC Smoke & Diamonds (limited edition)

MK Sweet Plum vs MAC Sketch


MAC Wedge vs MK Hazelnut with MAC Kid (now dc'd) and MAC Rich Flesh (limited edition)
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Price Comparison for Shadow storage
(Prices in US dollars pulled from both websites as of the date of this post):

Mary Kay mineral eyeshadow pan
  - $6.50








Mary Kay compacts:
- Compact Mini -$16
Holds 6 Shadows/Blush  + room for mini applicators 
    
- Compact Regular -$18
Holds 6 Shadows/Blush  +1 lipstick/lipgloss,+ room for mini applicators

- Compact Pro -$35
Holds 18 Shadows/Blush  +1 lipstick/lipgloss, +2 lip/eye liner, + room for mini applicators 
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MAC eyeshadow pan - $11.50


 





MAC eyeshadow pot - $15









 





MAC eyeshadow palettes:

2 - Palette, $7
 Holds 2 Shadows
4 - palette, $7
 Holds 4 Shadows

 






15- Palette, $16
Holds 15 Shadows
 










  


Sunday, February 26, 2012

Get The Look smokey with the MK

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GTL with the MK i used:

Mary Kay® Mineral Powder Foundation
-Beige 2

Mary Kay® Mineral Bronzing Powder
-Sandstone (Ivory/Beige – Matte)

Mary Kay® Mineral Eye Color:
-Coal
-Honey spice
-cinnabar
-Ivy Garden <--- didnt use a lot

::Mary Kay® Eyeliner
-Black on top lash line &
-Olive on lower lash line

::Mary Kay® Liquid Eyeliner
-Black on top and tin on bottom lash line

Mary Kay® Ultimate Mascara™
-Black

::Mary Kay® Brow Gel
-Clear

Mary Kay® Liquid Lip Color
-Malted




Monday, February 20, 2012

The NEW Botanical Effects Skin line!


The exclusive, antioxidant-rich botanical complex
Every product in the Botanical Effects™ Skin Care Collection is formulated with:
Silymarin, commonly known as milk thistle, a powerful antioxidant that helps defend against environmental damage while helping to calm and soothe the skin.
Luo Han Guo, also called the “longevity” fruit, known to contain potent antioxidants and also believed to help promote healthy skin.
Plus, Botanical Effects™ Skin Care offers custom botanical ingredients by skin type.

Nine out of 10 women agree, skin looks healthy!*
That’s what they said in a one-week study. Here’s what else they’re saying about this simple, effective skin care solution:
• 88% said it leaves skin feeling nourished.
• 86% said it revitalizes skin.
• 83% said it enhances skin’s natural beauty.


Bye-Bye, Dry! Formula 1

Take dull, dry skin to soft, hydrated harmony with Flaxseed and Sea Kelp extracts, which are known sources of fatty acids important for moisturization.
Solve your dry skin dilemma:

Just two easy steps, morning and night:
1. Cleanse. Leaves skin feeling smooth, hydrated and nourished.
2. Hydrate. Leaves skin feeling comforted, supple and resilient.
Get an extra botanical boost.

The choice is yours; just add the steps that make you happy.
3. Freshen. Skin looks radiant and healthier and feels soft and smooth.
4. Mask. Removes impurities as it replenishes hydration.

What women are saying about
Botanical Effects™ Skin Care for dry skin:*

• 92% said it provides immediate moisturization.
• 89% said it leaves skin feeling comforted and silky smooth.
• 87% said it reduces skin’s dullness.
Hello, Sweet Stability! Formula 2

 Give normal skin newfound freshness with the antioxidant powers of Frangipani and Water Lily extracts.
Keep your normal skin stable:
Just two easy steps, morning and night.
1. Cleanse. Gently removes makeup and impurities.
2. Hydrate. Skin looks healthier and feels nourished and refreshed.
Get an extra botanical boost.

The choice is yours; just add the steps that make you happy.
3. Freshen. Improves skin texture, leaving it with a soft, matte finish.
4. Mask. Deep cleans to restore skin’s radiance.
What women are saying about
Botanical Effects™ Skin Care for normal skin:*

• 92% said it leaves skin feeling nourished.
• 88% said it leaves skin feeling silky smooth and refreshed.
• 86% said it leaves skin feeling thoroughly cleansed

  So Long, Shine! Formula 3

Show oily skin who’s boss with pore-clearing help from a Kanuka Tree and Guava extracts-infused formula.
Find your oily skin solution:

Just two easy steps, morning and night:
1. Cleanse. Removes and helps control excess oil without drying.
2. Hydrate. Provides balanced hydration while controlling excess oil.
Get an extra botanical boost.

The choice is yours; just add the steps that make you happy.
3. Freshen. Removes excess oil without drying skin and minimizes the appearance of pores.
4. Mask. Helps cleanse pores and refine their appearance.
What women are saying about
Botanical Effects™ Skin Care for oily skin:*

• 90% said it leaves skin feeling balanced.
• 88% said it helps unclog pores.
• 87% said it reduces shine and the appearance of pores



Lip & eye popping NEW colors!

 
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In every swipe, you get:
  • An instant boost of moisture to your lips.
  • Smoothed, protected and conditioned lips.
  • Ultra glossy shine in a range of finishes.
  • Good-for-your-lips ingredients like
    antioxidants and botanical extracts.
NouriShine Plus Lip Gloss - $14
 in 14 shades:
 icicle, cafe au lait, pink sateen, rock 'n' red, au naturel, fancy nancy, beach bronze, mango tango, cream and sugar, pink parfait, berry tart, rich spice, red passion and pink luster 
for ultra-glossy shine in a non-sticky, super light formula that offers long lasting wear.






Lip Liner -$12
  in 8 shades: 
clear, caramel, neutral, spiced tea, chocolate, cappuccino, plum and dark chocolate 
- that are in tune with natural lip tones so the liners won't leave a colour ring around the lips. In a new moisturizing formula that contains age-fighting ingredients that help protect and smooth the lip line while preventing feathering and bleeding.You'll also love the built in sharpener that's built right into the cap.


Eyeliner - $12
in 7 intense colours
black, violet ink, bronze, deep brown, dark denim, and rich jade 
an improved ultra-creamy antioxidant-rich formula, it glides on easily and offers long wearing, water, smudge and fade proof wear!

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Get The Look Baby Blues

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GTL with the MK i used:

Mary Kay® Concealer
-Yellow

Mary Kay® Medium-Coverage Foundation
-Beige 404

Mary Kay® Mineral Bronzing Powder
-Bronze Diva (Beige/Bronze – Matte)

Mary Kay® Mineral Eye Color:
-Denim Frost
-Peacock Blue
-Crystalline

::Mary Kay® Eyeliner
-Black on top & lower lash line

::Mary Kay® Liquid Eyeliner
-Black on top and on lower lash line

Mary Kay® Lash Love™ Mascara
-Black

::Mary Kay® Brow Gel
-Clear

Mary Kay® Liquid Lip Color
-Au Naturel

Mary Kay® Liquid Foundation Brush
Mary Kay® Powder Brush – Use to apply loose or pressed powder to help “set” foundation and tone down shine.
Mary Kay® Cheek Brush – Use to apply and blend cheek color, including bronzing and highlighting powder.
Mary Kay® Eye Definer Brush – Use to apply and blend pressed eye color evenly.
Mary Kay® Eye Crease Brush – Use to apply eye color in a targeted area and accentuate the crease.