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Brightspots in my Day... (Look what I won!)




Hello Glamour Dolls,

I am back in stride, my vacation was relaxing and I caught up on a lot of rest and just enjoyed some of the simple things in life.

Before I left, I won an awesome giveaway by Donna at Lovin' All Things Fab! Donna is always busy but still has time for one of her passions...beauty. She inspires me because her makeup (FOTD's) always looks fierce no matter what's happening!

She has that sincere, down to earth personality that you can relate with... when you get the chance, visit her blog and You Tube channel.

Check out the goods!


SUGARPILL EYESHADOW IN BULLETPROOF

I don't know how long I've been wanting to try Sugarpill's eyeshadows but it's been a very long time, I was so happy to see this in my package...it's a matte black shadow.



WET N WILD PALETTES

Both palettes are new to the Wild and Wild collection, I'm a big fan of Wet n Wild and I really wanted to pick up a few more of their items but haven't been able to, so; I was uberexcited about these palettes-especially since the colors are perfect for every day wear.

Walking on Eggshells palette

Silent Treatment palette


URBAN DECAY NAKED PALETTE

I still can't believe I won it... the Urban Decay Naked palette!!! This palette needs no introduction, it's been all the rave since it first came out and people are still going crazy over it. It's neutrals turned up a notch! I can't wait to see what looks I'll come up with using it.




I'm really, really excited about everything! I've been on a makeup hiatus for a while and haven't bought any in a few months... everything couldn't have came at a more perfect time :-). Thanks again, Donna, for the makeup goods!


Do you have any of these items in your collection? If so, what do you think?

Comments

Hey Missy! First off, welcome back. Hope you enjoyed your vaca. That's some lineup you got here. Congrats! Are you going to do some looks using some of your winnings? If yet, can't wait!
Ms. Viva Glam said…
Hey, girl! Thanks for the warm welcome back, yes- I will be doing some looks with the palettes in a few weeks. I'm really behind in my LOTD's but I'll have some posted soon :-)
Agent Elle said…
You will LOVE LOVE LOVE the Naked palette!! It was completely worth the money I paid and the wait lol. Very versatile. Congrats on your goodies!!
Ms. Viva Glam said…
Thanks, Lynnie! I know how much you love neutrals...the Naked palette is perfect for it. I'm going to play with it this weekend.
Thank you for the kind words! And I am so happy that you enjoy your gifts!!! Yay!!!

I can't wait to see what you come up with with these items! And yes, you will LOVE bulletproof! Its my favorite matte black!
Ms. Viva Glam said…
You're so welcome :-)

I'm going to get some looks out as soon as I tame these brows. Thanks so much!

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