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Amanda H.
Review for ColourPop Ultra Matte Lips Liquid Lipstick - 8 hours, 24 minutes ago
Review for: Bumble, Tulle
This review is taken from my blog thepurplepanda.net

The Shade: Bumble, a dusty warm terracotta.  Very opaque colors.  Currently 47 shades, but changes often.The Scent: No added scent.  Very very faint makeup smell.The Applicator: Easy to use doe foot.The Formula: Very liquidy so dries down the quickest.  Most drying out of all the ones tested and does show lip texture.  Most matte, most long lasting, most even, bold pigmentation.The Rating: 4.5/5
Review for NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream - 8 hours, 25 minutes ago
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Review for: Milan
This review was taken from my blog thepurplepanda.net

The Shade: Milan, a soft pink.  There are a total of 23 shades.The Scent: Sweet like vanilla frosting. Not as strong as Revlon, but I still don’t like it.The Applicator: Doe foot.  Easy and simple to use.The Formula: Creamy and silky with a soft matte finish.  Non-drying, but not moisturizing either.  Does sink in to fine lines a little bit.The Rating: 4.25/5
Review for L'Oréal Paris Infallible Pro-Matte Gloss - 8 hours, 26 minutes ago
Review for: Aphrodite Kiss
This review was taken from my blog thepurplepanda.net

The Shade: 306 Aphrodite Kiss, a bright pink with a touch of red.  Very bold color intensity.  There is a total of 10 shades.The Scent: Fruity.  One of the best scents, but would prefer no scent.The Applicator: Pro-Sculpt Applicator.  Rounded at the base, pointed at the top with a hole in the middle to hold the right amount of product.  Very easy to use, one of my favorite applicators.The Formula: Velvet matte gloss.  Never fully dries down to a matte.  Very comfortable and hydrating.  Wears off quicker because it doesn’t dry down.The Rating: 4/5
Review for Maybelline Color Sensational® Vivid Matte Liquid™ Lipstick - 8 hours, 27 minutes ago
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Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
Review for: 40 Berry Boost
This review is taken from my blog thepurplepanda.net

The Shade: 40 Berry Boost, a bright hot pink mixed with red.  Medium coverage color, but can be built up.  There are a total of 10 shades.The Scent: A mix of chemicals and florals.  Not appealing.The Applicator: Long flat stick.  My least favorite applicator, very difficult to use.The Formula: Creamy, liquid base that glides on smoothly for a thin coat.  Very hydrating and doesn’t accentuate lip texture.  Takes a long time to dry.The Rating: 3.5/5
Review for Revlon Ultra HD Matte Lip Color - 8 hours, 28 minutes ago
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Review for: Devotion
This review was taken from my blog thepurplepanda.net

The Shade: Devotion, a soft pink.  Could have been more opaque on the first swipe.  There are a total of 16 shades.The Scent: Mix of Mango and Vanilla.  To me, it just smelled sickly sweet and I didn’t really like it.  You can’t smell it when it is on your lips though.The Applicator: Flattened triangle, medium length, plush.  I would much prefer a doe foot over this flatter applicator which makes it harder to apply.The Formula: Wax-free gel.  I feel like this clings to dry patches and accentuates lip texture the most out of the formulas I tried.  Fairly matte, non-drying, lasts a decent amount of time, and dries down after a few minutes.The Rating: 2.5/5
Review for BECCA x Jaclyn Hill Champagne Collection Face Palette - 8 hours, 33 minutes ago
Review for: Becca Champagne Collection
This review was taken from my blog the purplepanda.net

Created in a limited edition collaboration with YouTuber Jaclyn Hill, the Champagne Collection Face Palette includes two shimmering skin perfectors in the pressed versions, two mineral blushes, and a luminous blush.  The packaging is beautiful with a big mirror and the palette closes with a sturdy click.  The shimmering skin perfectors are the highlighters.  They come in the shades Champagne Pop, a holy grail highlighter for many, and the brand new Prosecco Pop.  Champagne Pop is a gorgeous champagne peachy gold while Prosecco Pop is a more yellowy, warm medium gold. Both are intense, metallic highlighters that contain 0.19 oz of product in each pan.The mineral blushes come in the shades Amaretto and Pamplemousse.   Pamplemousse is a bright, warm, medium dark, almost corally pink that is extremely pigmented. Amaretto is a warm, medium, rosy brown that is pigmented but less so than Pamplemousse.  Each mineral blush contains 0.12 oz of product.The luminous blush is in the shade rose spritz, a stunning warm pink with a golden frosty sheen.  It is richly pigmented and contains 0.10 oz of product.Please note that this exact palette is no longer available.  Champagne pop is a permanent highlighter and Becca recently launched a few limited edition duos with the shades contained in this palette.
Review for Urban Decay Electric Pressed Pigment Palette - 8 hours, 40 minutes ago
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Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
Review for: Urban Decay Electric Pressed Pigment Palette
This review is taken from my blog thepurplepanda.net

I wanted a palette with bright, pigmented pops of color and this absolutely delivers.  This palette has high intensity color pay off and is surprisingly easy to blend.  It comes with a large mirror and a double-sided brush.  It contains four metallics and six mattes with “floating pearl” or a slight sheen.  This palette is not for people who don’t like to experiment with their eyeshadow, especially considering some of the colors say that they are “not intended for immediate eye area.”  I’m not sure why that is, so I am a little bit scared that I put something harmful on my eye.  Therefore, I’m not sure I can recommend this palette to you.  Use at your own risk.
Review for Sephora Favorites Liquid Luxuries Perfume Sampler - 8 hours, 41 minutes ago
This review is taken from my blog thepurplepanda.net
I have been wanting to get another perfume, but wasn’t sure of which one to get.  I love the Sephora Favorites kits because they are such a good value.  In this particular kit, you get 15 perfume samples as well as a free full-size fragrance of the sample of your choice.  They also have kits to redeem for rollerballs if you would prefer that size perfume.   I have tried out all of the perfumes, but I’m not sure which one I want in full-size.  A few of my favorites include Chloe, Marc Jacobs Daisy, and Gucci Guilty.
Review for Foreo LUNA(TM) mini 2 Mint with belif - Merry Minis - 8 hours, 42 minutes ago
This review is taken from my blog thepurplepanda.net

Since the Foreo Luna is adored by so many people, I took the sale as an opportunity to test it for myself.  I have only been using it for a few weeks, but I do really like it.  In case you didn’t already know, the Foreo Luna is a facial cleansing device.  It is unique because, instead of using a rotating brush head like the Clarisonic, it pulsates with gentle silicone bristles.  I bought the mini version because it was cheaper than the bigger version and is travel friendly.  This cleansing device is very gentle, but my skin still feels super clean.  I do think it is very expensive but there are no other cleansing devices like it for a cheaper price.  I will try to update after I test it out more, either here or on Instagram, so make sure to follow me @thepurplepandablog.
Review for Drunk Elephant AHA Kit - 2 days, 17 hours ago
This review is taken from my blog thepurplepanda.net

I have been wanting to try Drunk Elephant skincare for a while so I went for it. This kit contains a full size T.L.C. Framboos Glycolic Night Serum and minis of the C-Firma Day Serum and the B-Hydra Intensive Hydration Gel. I haven’t tried the minis yet, but I have tried the T.L.C. serum. It is supposed to hydrate and resurface skin by lifting dead skin cells away, revealing a more even-toned, youthful complexion. I apply this at night after cleanser and toner, before moisturizer. Make sure to let this fully sink in before putting on moisturizer otherwise it will ball up and come off weirdly. I use half a pump a few times a week and it does feel nice and hydrating on my skin. When I wake up in the morning, my skin is soft and refreshed. Other than that, I haven’t noticed a difference. It might be because I am not using the product everyday or that I haven’t used it for a long enough time. I will continue to use this and update you if that changes. As for now, I think this is too expensive for what it is.
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