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Sunday, January 25, 2015

The Lipstick League - week of 1.19.15

The Lipstick League Question of the Week: 

Name a beauty item that was discontinued that you wish would come back, 
even if it was only for a limited time.

G's answer: I could give you dozens (and dozens) of discontinued beauty products that I would love to see come back, even if for a limited time. But since the question is to name a (as in one) beauty item, I'm going to have to go with the one that is most special to me, on a personal level. And that would be a vintage lip gloss from Avon called the Berry Nice Lip Gloss Compact, which was shaped like an actual strawberry (but honestly, I would want every product on this page to come back, if possible, because I coveted them all!). I know I could probably find a Berry Nice Lip Gloss Compact on eBay and pay way too much for it, but I would love to own a "fresh" one that I could use, and taste and smell, again. It would bring me right back to childhood in the best way possible.

The Lipstick League Links of the Week:

Phyrra - Looking for an easy way to fill in your eyebrows? Try my quick and easy tutorial!

we heart this - If you use our $10 off coupon, you can get $384 in products for just $39.99 (including shipping!) Check out the FabFitFun Winter VIP box...

Beauty Junkies Unite - Have you tried L'Oréal's latest mascara yet? It's called Voluminous Butterfly Intenza mascara, and I've got the scoop and before/after photos. What do you think?

Clumps of Mascara - can’t get enough of those gorgeous polishes from Cirque Colors. If you love holographic polishes, you pretty much HAVE to buy these.

Glitter.Gloss.Garbage - A well pigmented, long-lasting blush stick for $2.99? You have to check this out!

Gouldylox Reviews - Try a lob before you go in for the chop! It's easier than you think (and you could win $100 of styling products!)

Love for Lacquer - Love is in the air! Be prepared to be blown away by the new Valentine’s Day collection from Different Dimension!

Nouveau Cheap - Want a handy list of all the new 2015 products from Wet n Wild with photos, prices and product info? Here you go!

Prime Beauty - shows you the Charlotte Tilbury Fallen Angel Palette which truly takes you from day to night AND can be worn wet or dry!

(Wondering what the Lipstick League is? Find out here.)

Guest Post of the Week, as chosen by Phyrra - My friend Eugenia is awesome and I love her blog and videos. I wanted to share her Top 10 Beauty Products of 2014 because I adore many of her choices!


  1. MAC's Whisper of Guilt...hands down...I would buy 2 or 3!

  2. MAC lipstick in Rocker even though I have since boycotted the brand.

  3. I've said it before and I'll say it again: I would love it if Revlon would bring back its matte In the Red lipstick. It was a great shade of red, not too bright, leaning brick red, and it looked good with just a light swipe or a full-on application. They have all the other mattes, it seems, except this one. And I've never found a perfect dupe, but I did find one on amazon, so I have a spare to get me through to the time Revlon will come back to its senses and re-release this one!

  4. Avon Wash Off Waterproof Mascara in NAVY

  5. Maybelline mascaras: Lash Stylist and Wonder Curl! waterproof, please.

    1. Oh yes, I too loved Lash Stylist in wp!

  6. This isn't exactly a beauty product, but it would be nice if they brought back the really ornate compacts of the 1950s.

  7. I forgot the name G but it was those lip gloss u and I loved back in the day that came in the long tins! I totally loved those wish they would bring them back. Also Revlon street wear collection all the colors has true color payoff


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