Mascara Monday: Clinique High Impact

Claims –Lusher, plusher, bolder lashes –Kicks up the volume and length Price –$19 at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, clinique.com Shade Range –2 –Waterproof option Pros –Allergy tested –Ophthalmologist tested –Fragrance free –Safe for sensitive eyes –Length –Separation –Volume –No parabens –No phthalates Cons –Not cruelty free –Not much volume Final Thoughts This one is just ok. I need to pair it with a more volumizing mascara … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Clinique High Impact

Foundation Friday: NYX Born To Glow Naturally Radiant

  Claims –Buildable, medium overage that lasts all day –Naturally radiant finish –Smooth, even-toned look –Blends like a dream Price –$10 at Ulta and nyxcosmetics.com –1.0 oz Shade Range –45 –My shade: Light Porcelain Pros –Affordable –Shade range –Longwearing –Packaging –Buildable coverage –Worked with other complexion products –Didn’t cake when set with powder –Cruelty free –Vegan –Shade match for me –Easy to blend with brush … Continue reading Foundation Friday: NYX Born To Glow Naturally Radiant

Dupe or Duped? Liquid Liner Edition

Stila Stay All Day Waterproof Liquid Liner vs. Physicians Formula Eye Booster 2-in-1 Lash Boostering Eyeliner + Serum STILA STAY ALL DAY WATERPROOF LINER Claims–Waterproof :: glides smoothing, no skipping :: lasts all day :: dries quickly :: no smudging or running Price–$22 at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, stilacosmetics.com Shade Range–10 Pros—Fine tip :: glides on easily :: cruelty free :: dries quickly :: pigmented :: … Continue reading Dupe or Duped? Liquid Liner Edition

Mascara Monday: Maybelline Lash Sensational

Claims –10 layers of bristles for a full flourish of lashes –Captures lashes from root to tip for full-fan effect Price –$8.99 at Ulta –$8.99 at Walgreens –$6.99 at Target –$6.94 at Wal Mart Shade Range –3 –Waterproof option Pros –Affordable –Easily accessible –Waterproof option –Length –Can feel the bristles grabbing and coating each lash –Love the wand shape and application –No flaking or smudging … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Maybelline Lash Sensational

Foundation Friday: Clinique Even Better Makeup SPF 15

Claims –Evens skintone –Sweat, humidity, and water resistant –Hydrates and smoothes –Creamy formula –Natural finish –Moderate coverage Price –$29 at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, clinique.com –1.0 oz Shade Range –56 –My shade: CN 0.5 Shell Pros –SPF –Buildable coverage –Non-acnegenic –Shade range –Worked with other complexion products –Packaging –Long lasting –Allergy tested –Fragrance free –Ophthalmologist tested –Shade match for me –Worked on my dry skin –Didn’t … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Clinique Even Better Makeup SPF 15