Monthly Archives: April 2009

Duty Free Beauty: MAC Trip Phase II Collection

Next time you find yourself in an airport, do yourself a favor and step inside the Duty Free shop. You’ll find exclusive palettes and sets you can’t get at your local Sephora or department store. I was like a kid in a candy store when I stepped in to the Duty Free shop in the Paris airport. :)

MAC’s Trip Phase II collection features exclusive eye, lip and combination palettes and is available exclusively in airports for a limited time.  The lip palettes will be available from April to June and the eye and combination palettes will be available from April to August.

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Classic Eye & Cheek Palette

  • Sweetness Beauty Powder
  • Lightfully Eyeshadow
  • Idol Eyes Eyeshadow
  • Print Eyeshadow

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Cool Eyes Palette

  • Prismique Eyeshadow
  • Springtime Skipper
  • Water Nymph Eyeshadow
  • Knight Devine Eyeshadow

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Cool Lips Palette

  • Mlle Lipstick
  • Pink Maribu Lipstick
  • Sprightly Lip Glass

MAC Trip Phase II also has a Neutral and Bronze Eye and Cheek combination palette as well as Neutral and Warm for eyes and lips (palettes seen here are Cool).

Damn! It’s too bad I don’t have any international trips planned in the new few months. If you find these in an airport, get some for me! :) Keep reading to see the rest of the palettes and shades included in this collection.

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Josie Maran's Earth Day Essentials Green on the Go Kit

josie-maran-earth-day-essentials-green-on-the-go-kit Earth Day is later this month (April 22nd to be exact!) but it’s never too early to get in the spirit. This new set from Josie Maran is willing to help you out with that. :)

The Josie Maran Earth Day Essentials Green on the Go Kit includes some of the line’s best selling products and is a great way to get started with a good eco-friendly line if you’re trying to go green with your makeup.

This kit includes Josie’s Organic Argan Oil, a Plumping Lip Gloss in Daring (sheer shimmering rosy nude), a Cream Blush in Sunrise (soft pink), a Mascara in Black and an Eye Liner in Black.

Have you tried some of the products from Josie Maran’s line? We want to hear what you think! Let us know in the comments.