Beauty Bite: New Lippies

The drugstore has released lots of new lip formulas or reformulated and done a relaunch and of course I wanted to try all of them. Keep reading for reviews on these new products! Revlon Melting Glass Shine Claims–Moisturizing :: doesn’t feather or bleed :: mirror-like sheen :: buttery feel Price–$9.99 at Ulta and Target, and Walgreens :: $6.97 on Amazon Shade Range–25 My Shade–Fuchsia Gleam … Continue reading Beauty Bite: New Lippies

Mascara Monday: Laura Mercier Caviar Volume Panoramic Mascara

Claims –Intense volume –High-impact length –Glossy, black pigment –Soft-touch lashes –Brush designed to prevent smudging, clumping, and flaking Price –$25 at Sephora, Ulta, Nordstrom, lauramercier.com Shade Range –1 Pros –No parabens, sulfates, oil, or fragrance –Builds/layers nicely –Didn’t flake or smudge –Unique wand shape –Lengthened –Separate Cons –Expensive –Only 1 shade –No waterproof option –Not much volume –Cruelty free status unclear Final Thoughts I found … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Laura Mercier Caviar Volume Panoramic Mascara

Foundation Friday: Neutrogena Hydro Boost Hydrating Stick

Claims –Dewy finish –Buildable, medium coverage –Blends effortlessly –Normal to dry skin types –Can be used to conceal, cover, and contour Price –$14.99 at Target –$13.50 on Amazon –$16.99 at Walgreens and neutrogena.com Shade Range –8 –My shade: 10 Classic Ivory Pros –Contains hyaluronic acid Cons –Expensive –Not cruelty free –Shade range –Hard to blend –No shade match for me –Coverage isn’t buildable Final Thoughts … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Neutrogena Hydro Boost Hydrating Stick

Mascara Monday: CoverGirl Lash Blast Volume

Claims –Max-out each and every lash –Ultimate big lash look –Instant volume and fullness –Smudge proof Price –$9.99 at Ulta –$7.99 at Target –$5.55 on Amazon –$5.55 at Wal Mart Shade Range –3 –My shade: Black Brown Pros –Cruelty free –Hypoallergenic –No flaking –Affordable –Doesn’t smudge –Lengthens –Separates –Easily accessible Cons –Not very voluminous –Doesn’t add much fullness Final Thoughts This is a classic, raved … Continue reading Mascara Monday: CoverGirl Lash Blast Volume

Foundation Friday: Charlotte Tilbury Magic

Images via Google Claims –Long lasting –Medium, buildable coverage –Demi-matte finish –“Miracle in a bottle” –Weightless Price –$44 for 1.0 oz —Sephora, Nordstrom, charlottetilbury.com Shade Range –20 –My shade: 0 Pros –Cruelty free –SPF 15 –Shade match for me –Ingredients :: Vitamin C, antioxidants, concentrated mushroom extract, hyaluronic acid –Easy to blend –Buildable –Full coverage –Long lasting Cons –Expensive –Shade range Final Thoughts I got … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Charlotte Tilbury Magic

Laura Mercier Flawless Fusion Ultra Longwear Concealer

Claims –All day wear and hydration –Medium to full coverage –Perfects, hydrates, and blurs –Looks and feels like a second skin –Transfer, wear, sweat, and humidity proof –Weightless and natural feel –Up to 12 hours of crease-resistant wear –Soft focus effect Price –$29 at Sephora, Ulta, Nordstrom, lauramercier.com Shade Range –22 –My shade: 0.5N Pros –No parabens or sulfates –Full coverage –Doesn’t crease –Hydrating –Easy … Continue reading Laura Mercier Flawless Fusion Ultra Longwear Concealer