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Monday, January 26, 2009

Blast From the Past: Sofina Aube

Wow. I'm so sorry that I missed out on this brand's eyeshadow palettes. According to Fleckschnitte on Makeupalley (or over at lotuspalace.blogspot.com) she totally raved about them.

Unfortunately, the only thing I managed to get--by swapping--was one Fruitina lipgloss. That's not a bad thing though, as these are some major shine lipglosses. But I still wish I could've gotten my hands on some of those fabulous eyeshadow palettes before the mother company Sofina redesigned Aube.

Now it just looks very silly--with those boring colors as eyeshadows! Gah!

Anyways. Sofina Aube Fruitina Gloss EX05. Here it is in all of it's glory. Some comments:

-Pleasant smell, I would say fruity.
-Great not too sticky texture with lasting power.
-Mirror-like shine!
-Color is sheer but still shows up on me as slightly milky beige pink.
-The wand is great, not exactly doefoot (slightly bigger and more flimsy), easy for swiping across full lips but depositing lots of color.



2 comments:

  1. You could still get some things online...adambeauty.com still has some palettes left :)

    I've only tried the Jewelry Shower Eyes in Purple but didn't like the colours on me actually. Haven't tried anything else mostly because of that.

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  2. Hey '*:.blu3.:*'!
    Oh I see! :D Off to check them out now.

    I swatched them--absolutely LOVED them and am totally kicking myself for not getting them :((

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