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Making Up The Magic-Safari Palette Ewa Bilinska
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Safari Palette Review – Back To Smoky

Another season, another palette. Another reason to buy… When something new and on the leading, bleeding, cutting edge comes out, I just have to add it to my pile. The world is just a big evolving pile of ideas and we are here to add to it, endlessly. So ’tis the season to be smoky, the classic way. For explanations read on. Continue reading

Dior Rouge Ultra Rouge lipsticks 946 Ultra Radical
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Lip Service – A Fall Roundup of New Lippies

My love story with makeup started with a lipstick. I remember buying Ruby Woo from a M.A.C. Counter, back when there was no Sephora. And, then, when I worked as a beauty editor, I had the privilege to get so many different ones– and I collected them all! And this fall, it’s all about getting back to some lip service. Continue reading

Making Up The Magic Certifeye palette review
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Certifeye – The Tropical Wonders Palette -REVIEW

Yes! Another palette! But, but..: I’m on a journey to Technicolor Land and I have to stash some colour makeup/pigments for my new creations! And this was my first rainbow and matte palette on my way to life in colour.

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The Ordinary Review Makingupthemagic.com Ewa Bilinska
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Ordinary Skincare – Review

I rarely do any skincare reviews, because it’s a very personal thing. A product can be fabulous or a dud depending on whom you ask. But since The Ordinary has peaked my interest, I wanted to investigate!

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Review – CHANEL Poudre À Lèvres

It’s crazy–Spring/Summer makeup collections have already hit counters. It’s sort of a surrealist scene, while I find myself knee-deep in Canadian snow. But since these lip powders appeared, I just had to snatch them for my makeup stash. Here is my review.
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Holidaze – Part 1 – The Glitz

I sometimes get crazy ideas. This look was created by layering the colours next to each other. I was inspired by all the jewel tones from the two palettes I bought. I wanted to keep the colours “pure”, and see how bright I could get them for the camera.

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Holidaze – The Palettes

It’s that time of the year where it’s socially acceptable to wear glitter and to buy tons of makeup (that includes eyeshadow palettes). I’ve indulged in both! I’ve bought myself two new palettes and turned up the glitteratty factor, all in the name of Makeup LOVE.

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