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Friday, August 14, 2009

Kryolan TV Paint Stick

I can no longer resist the Kryolan temptation so I went there this morning. Again, it was still closed when I got there by 10am so I had a puff and I went back just in time for their opening, just like Monday. I think they remember me. How can they not, I was wearing the same shirt I wore last Monday when I went there. Sorry, it's my favorite shirt.

So I was supposed to buy the Youth Red blush but they do not have it in stock. So I was about to settle for the R6 blusher when I decided to check out another much-raved Kryolan product at GT which is the TV Paint Stick. I was kinda hesitant at first because it is a stick foundation and based on my experience, they melt on my oily skin and make me look disgusting. But I asked over and over again if it is good for oily skin and I was convinced to buy one. I got the FS45 shade, which is close to MAC NC30, for PHP1250. I was thrilled and my lemming for a blush was suddenly set aside, which doesn't happen everyday.





When I got home, I hurriedly washed my face and applied TV Paint Stick then set it with the Kryolan Anti-Shine Powder.


By the way, here's a swatch of the TV Paint Stick FS45 at the back of my hand.



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It's almost a perfect match! FS45 is a tad dark than MAC NC30 but blends well with my skin perfectly. Plus I have to set it with the Anti-Shine Powder which sort of makes your foundation lighter so it then becomes the perfect shade.


See? (Sorry, I don't know why there is a crack on my MAC Studio FIx)


And here is moi wearing the TV Painstick and Anti-Shine Powder.
Blush- NARS Deep Throat
Lipstick- MAC Cosmo


Sorry for the under eyes, was in such a hurry I forgot to apply a concealer and fix my brows.

There you have it. It seems like the Kryolan TV Paint Stick + Anti-Shine Powder wil be my two new favorite products. My birthday gifts to myself are now complete. :)

24 comments:

  1. I would like to make sure if this one really is very friendly to oily skin sis? really have a hard time finding products that would tend to grand oiliness! thanks!

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  2. Hi Elsa. I have oily skin and and I know exactly what you mean. So far, it's holding up pretty good. :)

    I suggest you drop by Kryolan and road test it first and see how it goes for you. :)

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  3. Wow, I like it how it 'disappeared' on your skin. I think it is a perfect match.

    BTW sis, I've a tag for you:

    http://goldensdiary.blogspot.com/2009/08/getting-to-know-each-other.html

    Have a nice day!

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  4. your skin is gorgeous with this! thanks for the swatch and the photos! :)

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  5. Golden, thanks. :) I'll do the tag later. ;)

    Nikki, thanks. :)

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  6. wow!
    it looks great!

    a stick foundation that is good for oily skin
    wow!

    thanks for letting us know about it,girl!
    ^_^
    *hugs*

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  7. You're welcome, sis. :)

    I never would have known about it if it weren't from GT and Martha (the beauty junkee).

    Go try it. :)

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  8. that is nice, you already completed your birthday gift wishes :)

    anyway, pammy i tagged you :)
    its kinda long, but its a fun tag to make people know a bit something about yourself.

    have a nice day :)

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  9. more raves for kryolan! grabe so tempting talaga.

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  11. the color matches your skintone talaga pammy! pwede ba shang gamiting concealer sa undereyes?

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  12. Crystal, go get your Kryolan fix. :P

    Rhain, thanks. :P

    Khymm, pwede! Actually on that pic, wala ako concealer pero medyo nabawasan nya yung pagka-dark nun under eyes ko. :P

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  13. khymm, pwedeng- pwede! pag dumalaw ka sa manila naku, kailangan mong dumaan sa kryolan. worth it ang punta. :D

    pammy, you're kryolan disease is incurable, i'm sorry to inform you about that. good luck. :D

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  14. OMG, I can't believe I am afflicted too with the Kryolan disease. And incurable. Haha! Good luck to the people that will get afflicted too because of US. :P

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  15. Nice, where did you buy the kryoaln goodies? pls let me know! :)

    http://www.cabyness.blogspot.com

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  16. Hi! Kryolan is available in Il Terrazzo, Tomas Morato. It's in Timog Circle, where Jack's Loft and Banapple is, and Rustan's Supermarket. Right across Burgoo and near Pier One. :)

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  17. Hi. I came across this blog while looking for reviews for Kryolan TV paint stick. Which has better consistency/coverage as an undereye concealer, this or Cinema Secrets cream foundation? And what shade of TV Paint Stick will suit me? (I use 302-65A as foundation from Cinema Secrets. Undereye concealer should be a tad lighter I suppose) Thank you!

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  18. Hi Pia. I have never used anything from Cinema Secrets and neither am I familiar with their shades. So in as much as I want to answer your question, I really can't. Sorry, dear. But I remember that I didn't have to use any concealer at all with this product and it didn't cake so I suppose this is also good as an under eye concealer. :)

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  19. Woah that was a quick response. Thanks! Hmmmm....I think I better try this myself before buying...I'm tempted to buy online since it's so much cheaper (around $8.50 for the TVPS excluding shipping and taxes), but I guess it would be a waste if I get the wrong shade...

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  20. Yeah, I totally agree with your decision to try it out first. That's a good decision. But if you are MAC NC25 and lower then Ivory will suit you. For MAC NC30-35, it'll be FS45. :)

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  21. Wow,TV paint stick really works on yoou... i'm NC35, and still not find the right shade

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  22. @*BINTANGKECIL* They have lotsa shades, a bit tricky to find a shade match. I hope you find yours soon. :)

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  23. I have the same shade (and almost the sane laptop. I was shocked for a while cause I took almost the same kind of photos of my stick beside the laptop cause I'm going to be reviewing it in a while. It was like I was looking at my own pictures, lol.)

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