Physicians Formula Mineral Wear Cushion Corrector + Primer Duo

  Claims –Weightless mineral formula –Color-correction & priming in one cushion –Blurs fine lines and pores –Conceals visible imperfections –Airbrushing + Blurring + Correcting Price –$8.49 @ Ulta –$8.49 @ Target –$8.94 @ Wal Mart –$11.19 @ Walgreens Shade Range –2 :: yellow/green, lavender/peach Pros –Affordable –Easily accessible –Talc free –SPF 20 –Gluten free –Oil free –Cruelty free –Dermatologist tested –Paraben free –Really worked at … Continue reading Physicians Formula Mineral Wear Cushion Corrector + Primer Duo

Mask Monday: Ole Henriksen Cold Plunge Pore Mask

Claims –Instantly reduces the look of pores –Smooths skin texture –Controls oil all day Price –$36 for 3 oz at Sephora and olehenriksen.com Pros –Cruelty free –No parabens, sulfates, or phtalates –Pretty color –Left my skin feeling soft and smooth –Felt like I got a good, deep clean, but didn’t dry out or strip my skin Cons –Didn’t notice any change in pore size . … Continue reading Mask Monday: Ole Henriksen Cold Plunge Pore Mask

Foundation Friday: Benefit Hello Happy Soft Blur

Claims –Light to medium coverage –Evens out skin tone –Buildable coverage –Natural-matte finish –Blurs imperfections –Lightweight –Flashback free Price –$10 for 0.2 oz –$29 for 1.0 oz –@ Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, benefitcosmetics.com Shade Range –5 in the mini –12 in the full size –My shade: Fair Cool Pros –SPF –Mini option for testing or travel –Cute packaging –More coverage than I thought –Buildable, up to … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Benefit Hello Happy Soft Blur

Shea Moisture Green Coconut & Activated Charcoal Cleansing Balm Review

Claims –Melt away makeup, impurities, and pollution residue –Purifying and hydrating Price –$10.99 at Ulta and sheamoisture.com for 3.5 oz Pros –Smells good –Removes all makeup easily –Affordable (comparable to Clinique Cleansing Balm that is $29.50 for 3.8 oz) –Cruelty free –Don’t need a lot of product –No parabens –No phthalates –Organic and fair trade ingredients –10% of sales go to women-led businesses –Removes eye … Continue reading Shea Moisture Green Coconut & Activated Charcoal Cleansing Balm Review