Torch of Heaven, She Who Shakes the Sky

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Ishtar, Astarte, Inanna. The Mesopotamian Goddess of Love and War. Referred to as the Whirlwind, the Morning and Evening Star, Ishtar is a goddess of powerful contradictions: of burning fire and rainstorms, of joy and sorrow, deception and fair play. She delights in physical love, and rules over the planet Venus. Universally worshipped throughout the myriad of civilizations in the Cradle of Civilization, she was considered Queen of the Universe and took on the powers of the great creator Gods of the Ancient Middle East. A soft apricot-peach shade was chosen for Ishtar because the colour orange signifies joy, warmth, ethusiasm and sexuality, but the softness of apricot suits her youthful impetuousness and joie de vivre. Ishtar was never a mother goddess, or of marriage. She is the goddess of free love and forbidden joy.

This is a matte, loose blush in a peach shade. Moderately pigmented, but still sheer to allow natural beauty to shine through. This is a buildable pigment.

Mica, Dimethylimidazolidinone Rice Starch, Kaolin Clay, Ultramarine, Zinc Oxide, Yellow 6, Magnesium Stearate, Carnauba Wax.

This colour is vegan. 

Not rated safe for eye usage according to the FDA; rated eye safe in the EU. Lip Safe. 

Sample is 1/4 teaspoon in a large sample baggie.
Half is 1 teaspoon in a 20g jar.
Full size is 2.5 teaspoons in a 20g jar.
Face products do not include sifters.