Mascara Monday: Buxom Big Tease

Claims –Instantly plumps lashes –Maximum volume –Longer lashes –Smooth & creamy application –Conicle-shaped brush works to build base-to-tip intensity –Smudge & flake resistant Price –$22 (full size) Ulta, Sephora –$12 (mini) Shade Range –1 :: Blackest Black Pros –Ophthalmologist tested –Cruelty free –Length –Volume –Separation –No flaking –No smudging –Love the wand shape –Good formula, not too wet or dry Cons –Availability (online or Ulta/Sephora … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Buxom Big Tease

Foundation Friday: Maybelline SuperStay Multi-Use Stick

Claims –Cream-to-matte finish –Conceal, contour,  highlight, and cover –Up to 24 hour wear Price –$11.99 at Ulta –$11.99 at Walgreens –$8.49 at Target –$11.99 at maybelline.com –$9.98 at Wal Mart –0.25 oz :: comparison Anastasia Beverly Hills Foundation stick is $20 for 0.32 oz Shade Range –16 –My shade: 102 Fair Porcelain Pros –Creamy –Full coverage –Doesn’t look too matte or cakey on my dry … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Maybelline SuperStay Multi-Use Stick

Mascara Monday: Too Faced Better Than Sex

Claims –Thickens, lengthens, and curls after 1 coat –Most luscious, dramatic, and volumized lashes –#1-selling prestige mascara in America Price –$24 at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, toofaced.com (full size) –$12 (mini size) Shade Range –1 —Waterproof option available Pros –Cruelty free –Paraben free –Waterproof option –Wand shape –Crazy good length and volume –Get a false lash look –Vegan –Gluten free –Mini/travel size option –No flaking or … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Too Faced Better Than Sex

Foundation Friday: Clinique Even Better Refresh Hydrating & Repairing Makeup

Claims –Full-coverage –24-hour wear –Hydrating –Natural finish –Smooths & plumps fro younger-looking skin –Virtually poreless look Price –$32 for 1 oz —Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, clinique.com Shade Range –27 –My shade: CN 0.75 Custard Pros –Ingredients :: hyaluronic acid, peptides, salicylic acid –No parabens or phthalates –No fragrance –Oil-free –Non-acnegenic –Buildable coverage, medium to full –Packaging –Allergy tested –Non-streaking –Won’t clog pores –Shade match for me … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Clinique Even Better Refresh Hydrating & Repairing Makeup