Lime Crime Diamond Dew

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Swatches of Vision, Dragon, and Paris… the three #limeCrime Diamond Dew shades I bought at @winners recently. May 13 I'll have a #blog post about these #cosmetics; read my #beautyBlog for thoughts about consistency, transparency and how true the colour is in person compared to the web photos and descriptions. URL is in My Instagram profile. Stay tuned! . 💋💄💋 #DiamondDew @limecrimeunicorns @limecrimemakeup #Eyeshadow #glitter #getLit #beautybloggers #makeupcommunity #yycBlogger #CalgaryBlogger #CanadianBlogger #makeup #amateurmua #MUA #makeupaddiction #undiscovered_muas #wannaBeMUA #beautyblogger #fashion #limecrimeunicorns #powerofmakeup #makeupaddict #video #videoClip

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One last post specifically about Lime Crime cosmetics I bought from Winners today. I bought three different shades of Diamond Dew; but I’m not nearly as obsessed with them as I am about the Diamond Crushers…

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New beauty obsession – Lime Crime

Assortment of Lime Crime Diamond Crushers lip toppers

Assortment of Lime Crime Diamond Crushers lip toppers

I very rarely blog about beauty products… but I’ve been on a minor beauty bender lately, and thought I’d blog about it…

One of my friends mentioned fairly recently that she’s pretty much obsessed with Lime Crime cosmetics (which don’t have much of a retail space here in Calgary) but I hesitated to consider ordering anything sight-unseen… until I found a few different Lime Crime products at Winners.

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Lip balm – DIY recipe

Chocolate-mint DIY lip balm

Chocolate-mint DIY lip balm

While making the beard balm and beard oil lately, I figured I’d make up a few tubes of lip balm while I was at it.. (since the bases use many of the same ingredients).

I bought a dozen lip balm containers from a local supplier (I’ve heard they’re seriously overpriced though, so I’m not going to link them here… if I want to do this again and it’s NOT on a whim or tight deadline, I’ll likely order them online or find a more affordable supplier) so I didn’t want to make a LOT… just enough to fill up the containers I had.

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Beard balm – DIY recipes

Beard balm with vanilla and cinnamon leaf oil

Beard balm with vanilla and cinnamon leaf oil

While out shopping with a friend, he started checking out some beard balm and beard oil. He didn’t pick any up, but when his birthday rolled around, I bought him something, and wanted to make him some beard balm to gift him as well.

I started out with three recipes, each with different ratios – I figured I’d try a few different things and see what he liked in terms of scent and texture/moisture/etc.

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