December 31, 2010

REVIEW & GIVEAWAY: Sleek MakeUP_Sparkle i-Divine Palette

Hello Lovelies,

Here's a video review of Sleek MakeUP's new "Sparkle" i-Divine Eye Shadow Palette that was featured in my blog post, "2010 Holiday Gift Guide for Girls". Sleek nails it yet again with this Limited Edition collection of 12 glitter laced, velvety-smooth eye shadows. 

Here's detailed color swatches of the "Sparkle" i-Divine Eye Shadow Palette:
(With Flash)
(Without Flash)
Top Row: Cranberry, Dream Maker, Galactic, Twinkle, Star Light, Noir
Bottom Row: Illusion, Festive, Mistletoe, Glitz & Glamour, Gold Ribbon, Tinsel

And to celebrate the New Year I'm giving away a "Sparkle" i-Divine palette and Wanderlast Lip Colour in "Purity" to one lucky "Karen's World of Beauty" Reader! Make your New Year sparkle with Sleek MakeUP!!!

Here’s How to Enter:
1) To enter to win you must subscribe to To subscribe just click the "Follow" button located on the Right Column of my Blog. Once you join (via Google Friend Connect) your username/pic should show up in my list of Followers.

2) Leave a comment with your user name and email address by the contest deadline of 12am on Friday, January 14, 2011.

3) For those Readers who are already subscribed to my Blog just leave a comment stating "I'm a Karen's World of Beauty Subscriber" and include your user name and the email address you used to sign up for my blog.

4) You can Tweet about this Contest, link it on FaceBook or your own blog for extra chances to win! Just make sure you leave individual comments so all of your entries count. (That’s extra chances at winning!)

Other Contest Info:
** US Residents only (and your comment must be in English).
**Winner will be chosen at random.
**Comments posted after the deadline won’t be included in the drawing.
**If you win, you must respond to my email with your mailing address within a week after the end of the drawing in order to receive your prize. I am not responsible for anything that happens once prizes are mailed out. If it gets lost, damaged or melts, etc., I'm sorry but I can’t replace it.

Thanks for being a "Karen's World of Beauty" Fan and good luck to you all!!!

Karen (aka MakUpDiva)

December 21, 2010


Headquartered in London, Sleek MakeUP is an established cosmetic brand throughout Europe, South Africa, Kenya, Ghana and Nigeria.  Their tagline 'My Skin, My Shade, My Makeup’ concisely conveys the message of their brand and the reflects the diverse range of woman who wears Sleek MakeUP. Fortunately for us gals in the U.S., we can now purchase their cosmetic products online

In the enclosed video below I review several products from Sleek MakeUP's line:
See below for detailed pictures with color swatches of all cosmetic products I reviewed:

Tester Kit of Creme to Powder Foundation:
  Top Row: Light/Medium -  Latte, Creme Caramel, Sweet Honey, Noisette, Terracotta   
Bottom Row: Light - Shell, Sand, Calico, Bamboo, Latte
Top Row: Dark -  Cannelle, Sepia, Hot Chocolate, Deep Sable, Coffee Bean   
Bottom Row: Medium/Dark - Terracotta, Russet, Demerara, Henna, Cannelle

Luminious Pressed Powder:
 Left to Right:  01(light), 02 (medium), 03 (medium dark), 04 (dark)

Face Contour Kit & Glisten Me Illuminator:
Left to Right: "Light", "Medium" and "Dark"    
Glisten Me Face & Body Illuminator in "Empress"

Powder Blush:
Left to Right:  "Scandalous" (unreleased), "Sunrise", "Rose Gold", "Pomegranate", "Life's A Peach" (unreleased)

 i-Divine Eyeshadow Palette:
 "Bad Girl" Palette
Top Row: Innocence, Gullible, Blade, Gun Metal, Underground, Noir
Bottom Row: Intoxicated, Envy, Obnoxious, Abyss, Twilight, Rebel

 "Good Girl" Palette
Top Row:  Lychee, Meringue, Candy Floss, Lollipop, Pink Punch, Cupcake
Bottom Row:  Strawberry Sorbet, Pink Grapefruit, Peach Melba, Papaya, Raspberry Coulis, Morello

 "Circus" Palette
Top Row:   Red, Purple, Magenta, White, Yellow, Fuschia
Bottom Row: Black, Lavendar, Lime, Bright Blue, Navy,Orange

Eyelashes, Eyeliner & Nail Polish:
 Left Column: Havana (corner) and Harare (full) lashes  
Right Column: "Turquoise" nail polish and Glitter Dip It Eye Liner in "Steel"
 Pout Polish:

Top Row (left to right): "Powder Pink" and "Chocolate Kiss"
Bottom Row (left to right): "Raspberry Souffle" and "Electro Peach"

* Products were provided for review but I am not affiliated with the company, nor was I paid to review any of the products mentioned in this video and blog post.