When it comes to buying makeup, I try very hard to make informed decisions on what I choose. Because of this, I end up really liking a vast majority of the products I purchase. However, the research I do doesn’t work in my favour, and I end up with some lemons. What is a lemon, you ask? Lemons are basically duds – things that I consider unsatisfactory, disappointing, “flops”. With the majority of my reviews on this blog being mostly positive, I thought it would be a wonderful idea to dedicate a segment for the products that just didn’t really cut it for me. If you would like to learn more about some of the lemons in my collection, please keep reading.

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Pat McGrath is a legendary makeup artist who has one of the most sought-after products on the market. Known for her iconic looks which are constantly featured in Vogue, it’s no wonder why her makeup line is such a huge success. I’ve always wanted to get my hands on some of her products, but they were sold exclusively on her website and would always sell out immediately. Fortunately, her latest release became available to purchase through the Sephora website, so obviously I grabbed a kit and needed to see what the fuss was all about. If you’d like to know more about my thoughts on the Lust 004 Lipstick Kit, please keep reading.

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Welcome to another round of the Battle of the Brands featuring the Hourglass Veil Mineral Primer vs NYX Angel Veil Primer! The contenders are ones that I’ve been meaning to compare for some time now, and now I can finally do just that! Both products are very popular and highly regarded in the world of makeup, so this post will be quite interesting. If you’d like to see which product prevails, please keep reading.

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