February Favorites

Wild Fable Pink Sunglasses –These are very Elton John-esque and extremely extra and this is exactly why I love them. –My dad said they looked like a prop from a photo booth. *insert eye roll* –They’re from Target, they’re cheap, and I love them. End of story. Maybelline Lash Sensational Boosting Eyelash Serum –I did a full review of this product earlier this week. –You can … Continue reading February Favorites

Mascara Monday: Maybelline Lash Sensational Boosting Eyelash Serum

I’m doing a twist on Mascara Monday and featuring a lash serum instead of a standard mascara. Who doesn’t want longer fuller lashes so that your mascara will look amazing?! Claims –Lashes will seem thicker and fuller –Less fallout during makeup remover *in 4 weeks Price –$11.99 at Ulta –$9.99 at Target –$9.98 at Wal Mart –$11.99 at Walgreens Pros –Affordable –Found no issues or … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Maybelline Lash Sensational Boosting Eyelash Serum

Foundation Friday: Maybelline Super Stay Full Coverage Powder

Claims –Full coverage –Creamy texture –16 hour wear –Easy to blend –Matte finish –Coverage of a liquid with the finish of a powder Price –$11.99 at Ulta –$9.99 at Target –$9.99 at maybelline.com –$7.94 at Wal Mart –$11.99 at Walgreens Shade Range –12 –My shade: Fair Porcelain Pros –Shade match for me –Easily accessible –Full coverage –Creamy, blendable formula Cons –Not cruelty free –Shade range … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Maybelline Super Stay Full Coverage Powder

Milani Prep+Set+Glow Illuminating Transparent Powder

Claims –Natural, healthy glow –Blurs imperfections –Sets makeup –Adds all over radiance –Lit-from-within finish Price –$9.99 at milanicosmetics.com, Walgreens, Target –$8.97 at Wal Mart Pros –Affordable –Perfect for dry skin –Cruelty free –Vegan –Sets makeup but doesn’t cake –Lives up to all of its claims –Easily accessible Cons –None Final Thoughts I am OBSESSED with this powder. I have dry skin, but I’m not into … Continue reading Milani Prep+Set+Glow Illuminating Transparent Powder

Dupe or Duped? Liquid Glitter Shadows

MILANI HYPNOTIC LIGHTS EYE TOPPER Claims–Weightless :: Dries quickly :: Minimal fallout :: Holographic effects of pearls and glitter Price–$9.99 at Target :: $11 at milanicosmetics.com :: $10.99 at Walgreens Shade Range–4 (my shade: Luster Light) Pros–Cruelty free :: Affordable :: Glitter/something extra for an eye look without the mess :: Minimal fall out :: Wear alone or over shadow Cons–Shade range Final Thoughts–I love … Continue reading Dupe or Duped? Liquid Glitter Shadows

Mask Monday: Formula 10.0.6 Pores Be Pure

Claims –Eliminate impurities –Instant complexion perfection –Clear clogged pores Price –$6.99 for 3.4 oz at Ulta, Target, and formula1006.com –$2.99 for 1 oz at Ulta & Target Pros –Ingredients :: salicylic acid, bentonite –Affordable –Easily accessible –Doesn’t claim to be hydrating, but I found it to be –Skin felt clear and clean without feeling stripped –Packaging :: squeeze tube, mess free Cons –Don’t love strawberry … Continue reading Mask Monday: Formula 10.0.6 Pores Be Pure

Foundation Friday: Morphe Fluidity Full-Coverage

Claims –Long-wearing –Sweat proof –Water-resistant –Full-coverage –Transfer resistant –Great for all skin types Price –$18 for 1.0 oz at Ulta & morphebrushes.com Shade Range –60 –My shade: F1.10 Fairest with Neutral Undertones Pros –Affordable –Oil free –Paraben free –Full coverage –Long lasting –Wasn’t too matte for my dry skin –Didn’t cake on my dry skin –Fragrance free –Shade range and tones –Cruelty free –Shade match … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Morphe Fluidity Full-Coverage

Mixology: Under Eye Brightening Powder

Finding a brightening powder that is actually brightening on my very pale skin is no easy task. When highlighting and contouring really became a thing and everyone was buying  banana powder to set and brighten, there was nothing that worked for my fair skin. There are several white, HD powders that will work, but oh the flashback! Most banana powders are too dark for me … Continue reading Mixology: Under Eye Brightening Powder