15 $15 & Under

Milani Silky Matte Bronzer, $10.99 J Cat Beauty Aquasurance Compact Foundation, $13.00 (reviewed here) Juvia’s Place I Am Magic Concealer, $13 (reviewed here) LOreal Unbelieva-Brow Longwear Top Coat, $11.99 LOreal True Match Foundation, $10.99 Maybelline Sky High Mascara, $11.49 (reviewed here) No7 Life & Luminate Powder, $12.99 (reviewed here) Catrice True Skin Hydrating Foundation, $11 (reviewed here) Anastasia Beverly Hills Single Shadows, $12 (my favorite … Continue reading 15 $15 & Under

5 Minute Face

I love sleeping and I tend to push it and leave myself very little time to get ready. Thankfully I’ve found the perfect product line up to help me look pulled together and out the door quickly. J Cat Aquasurance Powder Foundation in Porcelain NARS Blush in Orgasm Tarte Busy Gal Brow Gel in Medium Brown Maybelline Sky High Mascara Catrice Dewy Glow Setting Spray … Continue reading 5 Minute Face

Fill Up…Sephora

Scene: My makeup is gone and I’m going to Sephora to fill back up!—Your list might look different. I need an under eye corrector, you might not. You might consider lip gloss a necessity, I don’t. Primer: First Aid Beauty Coconut SmoothieFoundation: It Cosmetics Your Skin But Better Foundation+ConcealerCorrector: Charlotte Tilbury Magic VanishConcealer: KVD Beauty Lock-It CremePowder: Fenty Pro Filt’rBlush: NARS OrgasmBronzer: Charlotte Tilbury Airbrush … Continue reading Fill Up…Sephora

Fill Up…Wal Mart

Scene: My makeup is gone and I’m going to Wal Mart to fill back up!—Your list might look different. I need an under eye corrector, you might not. You might consider lip gloss a necessity, I don’t. Primer: elf Mineral InfusedFoundation: Hard Candy Glamoflauge Full CoverageCorrector: LA Girl ProConcealer: Wet n Wild IncognitoPowder: LOreal Hydra PerfecteBlush: elf Primer InfusedBronzer: Physicians Formula ButterHighlighter: Milani BakedEye Shadow: elf No Budge Shadow StickEyeliner: Revlon Micro Hyper PrecisionMascara Primer: Milani … Continue reading Fill Up…Wal Mart

21 Questions — Makeup Edition

I got this tag from Allie Glines 1. What is the oldest makeup product in your collection? Urban Decay Naked2 Palette 2. What is your most recent makeup purchase? Jaclyn Cosmetics Last Act Translucent Powder 3. What is the first makeup product you ever used? CoverGirl Powder Foundation 4. What is a makeup trend that you used to love but now you hate? (I don’t … Continue reading 21 Questions — Makeup Edition

Fill Up…Walgreens

Scene: My makeup is gone and I’m going to Walgreens to fill back up!—Your list might look different. I need an under eye corrector, you might not. You might consider lip gloss a necessity, I don’t. Primer: Milani Soft Focus Glow Complexion EnhancerFoundation: CoverGirl + Olay Simply AgelessCorrector:  Maybelline Master Camo Color Correcting PenConcealer: CoverGirl UndercoverPowder: Coty AirspunBlush: Milani Rose Powder Blush PaletteBronzer: Milani Silky MatteHighlighter: Physicians Formula ButterEye … Continue reading Fill Up…Walgreens

Fill Up…Target

Scene: My makeup is gone and I’m going to Target to fill back up!—Your list might look different. I need an under eye corrector, you might not. You might consider lip gloss a necessity, I don’t. Primer: NYX The MarshmallowFoundation: Maybelline Matte + PorelessCorrector: Pixi Correction ConcentrateConcealer: elf Hydrating CamoPowder: No7 Lift & LuminateBlush, Bronzer, Highlighter: Physicians Formula Butter Trio Glow Face PaletteEye Shadow: LOreal … Continue reading Fill Up…Target

Fill Up…Ulta

Scene: My makeup is gone and I’m going to Ulta to fill back up! —Your list might look different. I need an under eye corrector, you might not. You might consider lip gloss a necessity, I don’t.—Doing this same post for Sephora, Walgreens, Target, and Wal Mart with NO repeat products Primer: Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Instant Perfector 4-in-1 Glow MakeupFoundation: Makeup Revolution Conceal & … Continue reading Fill Up…Ulta

Product Review Criteria

I realized the other day that I’ve been reviewing products for 3 years, but I’ve never really shared the criteria that I use to decide whether or not a product is approved. Also, today is also my 500th blog post and my 3 year Blogiversary so there’s no better time! Mascara–Can’t flake or smudge–Provides length, volume, and separation–Builds without clumping–Lashes stay curled–Easy to remove Concealer–Shade … Continue reading Product Review Criteria