Thursday, November 12, 2009

Finally! My ELF Haul!

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Ok, so This has been in my 'Reviews' Tab for awhile now...but I'm finally getting around to it!
(Keep In Mind, this is my own personal opinion of the products I've purchased.)




Here's A Photo of how the products where shipped to me, and arrived.
What I Ordered:
-A Full Set of Brushes (Came w/ab 12)
-Eyeshadows...(9 of them)
-Eyeliners (3)
-Translucent Powder
-Shimmer Pallet
-Oil Blotting Sheets
-Blush
1)The Brushes- I got the cheaper end of brushes from their site...For being $1 each they aren't bad, I've had/seen better, but if your just starting out, and don't have a lot of money...then these will work fine.
I did get one of their Studio Brushes, and I love it! Now these are more expensive...but still are not a bad price.
2)The Eyeshadows- Again, not bad for being $1, there is one shade that has like no pigment to it...what I mean is that when I swatched it on my finger, there was hardly any color there. But with the rest it was surprising! (1 of these will be in the giveaway)
3)Eyeliners- They say these are creamy and wont tug on your eye....That's not true...I do not recommend buying their eyeliners....it takes quite a few strokes to get any color to show up.
4)Translucent Powder- This was actually bought by my mom...And she LOVES it! she keeps it in her purse and she highly recommends this product. She says its a nice light powder that takes away your shine....
5)Shimmer Palette- I love this, it has about 5 different colors, and It works good for highlighting your Cheeks! (It does crease when put on the lids....this can be used for cheeks, eyes, and lips) I haven't used it on my lips yet...but I will let you know later on.
6) Oil Blotters!-love, love, love these...they are life savers to me. I keep them in my purse and use them whenever my face gets too shiny (which happens to be basically all the time) so these are a must have for any one with an oily face!
7)Blush- I got their blush called Shy...And It's a really pretty pink....but it is pink, and I know not everyone loves pink, but yeah. Its a nice blush, and I can't wait to get a few more!
Now their sizes are not huge but for the price you're paying, I wasn't expecting it to be huge...but you do get a lot of product for what you pay...and over all I like e.l.f. and I will be getting more from them!
Visit e.l.f.
(Coming soon, the Haul on what I got from Ulta...and most of it will be in the giveaway....I got some great deals!)

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

The Polka-Dotted Apple's 1st Giveaway!

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The winner will get (all brand-spankin' new!) :
•THE Urban Decay Book of Shadows, Vol II (YES I know, THE Book of Shadows)
•A full size .05 fl. oz/1.5mL Urban Decay Sparkler Pen Lipgloss in Rocket
•A full size 0.28 fl. oz/9mL Sugar Lip Slick in Sand
•A full size 0.15 oz/4g Old Navy Lip Balm in Toffee Crunch
•A Hello Kitty Mechanical Pencil
•A Japanese Kimono Hello Kitty Mini Notebook
•A Hello Kitty Glitter Sticker
•A Japanese 'Crown' Design Loose Powder Container with coordinating puffs
•Two samples of Chanel Precision Eye Cream/Wrinkle Cream

Oh, you heard right. I am giving away A BRAND NEW URBAN DECAY BOOK OF SHADOWS VOLUME II. (Even I'm jealous of whoever you are that wins it.)

Rules:
1) Must be a follower.
2) One comment per person. If more than one, the person will be disqualified.
3) Giveaway ends on November 29, 2009 at 11:59PM EST
4) Must have more than 10 people enter or it will be cancelled.
5) Winner will be chosen at random via random.org.
6) Include your email in your comment.
7) Open internationally.


NOW, WHAT YOU ARE SUPPOSED TO DO:


Here's what I had to do.... Answer these questions.
•What is your most prized possession?
My Bible
•What is your definition of beauty?
It's not what's on the outside that matters, it's what's on the inside (your character)
•What makeup item (Brand and name of product) would you recommend to me?
Rimmel's Glam'Eyes Mascara
•What is your favorite KIND of makeup item and why?
Eyeshadows...Because there are so many wonderful 'designs' you can do!
•A weird factoid about you. :B
I LOVE frogs....I decorate with them
•What is the fondest memory of your childhood?
Going on my 13th Daddy/Daughter Date
•Describe yourself honestly.
I'm an average girl, who likes to be put 'together' but I dont always get there...Whether it be with how I look, or how I act.
•Tell me something I could do to improve my blog.
I just found it, so as of right now...I can't see anything that you would need to improve....


To Enter this Contest Click Here: Polka-Dotted Apple

Monday, November 9, 2009

Tell Me what you think

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Hi Y'all.....Tell me what you think of my new 'look' for the blog!

Rae

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