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As Valentine's Day approaches, we've developed a renewed appreciation for symbols of love that aren't pink hearts. Well, Napoleon Perdis has done just that. The brand's limited-edition Love Birds Collection is just about the sweetest, most original way to say, "Together, forever." (This week, at least).
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The collection features five color-coordinated lip-gloss/nail-polish duos in a gorgeous bag inspired by the painting "Love Birds" by Australian artist Felicia Aroney. We love the cheeky comparison of perfectly matched makeup to a loving relationship between our feathered friends. So, we'd like to motion to make tiny love birds the new V-Day symbol, in general.
The products within the case are also lovely. The heavily pigmented lip glosses are super moisturizing with the help of vitamin E and castor seed oil, and it's really convenient to have a matching nail polish already selected. This would make a great gift, but we're not sure how anyone could purchase this and then not just keep it for herself.
Click through to see all the colors it comes in.
It's the holidays, which generally means that you're going to spend a lot of time around your family. That also means that you're going to want to spend some time away from your family. If you can spend that time with a significant other or a prospective love interest, well, all the better!
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Here's the scene: You've been breaking it down on the dance floor at your company's holiday party for the past two hours. You take a breather, mosey on over to the bathroom for a quick mirror check, and suddenly realize that all the makeup you carefully applied pre-party is now streaming down your face.
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