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Everything Old Comes New Again

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I love the Sephora ads, even if they won’t mail anything to me in Qatar. I have to use all my points when I am back in the USA. I still love seeing what I am missing, and if I really really want something, I can usually find someplace to order it or someone to take a run to Sephora to get it for me, especially when I am getting low on just-the-right-shade-of-eyeshadow. And no, no, the Sephoras in Kuwait and Qatar don’t carry all the brands that a full-fledged Sephora in France or Germany or the USA will carry. No Urban Decay for sure.

But this – this has a familiar ring to it. When I was young, even a kid, I think there was some lipstick that made the same claim, you put it on and it turns the right color for you.

So how does it do that?

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September 30, 2009 - Posted by | Beauty, Doha, ExPat Life, Humor, Kuwait, Living Conditions, Shopping

3 Comments »

  1. Maybe it’s like the “mood rings” LOL!

    Comment by momcat | September 30, 2009 | Reply

  2. I don’t know but I’m not really finding this to be WOW. The lipstick you put on looks different on different people because the color of your lips is different plus I don’t know what they mean by “the perfect red shade”? Does the “chemistry” see you, know your face and tone, and change accordingly?

    Comment by 1001Nights | October 1, 2009 | Reply

  3. LLLOOOLLL, Momcat!

    Well exactly, 1001! It’s all merchandising, isn’t it? And, on me, there is NO perfect red shade, LOL!

    Comment by intlxpatr | October 1, 2009 | Reply


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