Mascara Monday: Maybelline Falsies Lash Lift

Claims –Dramatic volume –No clumps, smears, or flakes –Brush grabs lashes at the root to thicken, lift, and lengthen –Lash lift look without the cost or hassle –Thickens and extends lashes –Long, lifted lashes Price –$10.49 at Ulta, Walgreens –$8.98 on Amazon, Wal Mart –$8.99 at Target Shade Range –2 –My shade: Blackest Black Pros –Affordable –Cute packaging –Wand shape –Length –No flaking –Lashes held … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Maybelline Falsies Lash Lift

Foundation Friday: CoverGirl Outlast Stay Fabulous 3-in-1

Claims –Primer and concealer built in –Smooth, blendable formula –Flawless look that lasts all day –Doesn’t feel heavy or cakey –Matte finish Price —$11.99 On sale for $8.39 at Ulta –$9.59 at Target –$9.47 at Wal Mart –$9.19 at Walgreens –1.0 oz Shade Range –13 –My shade: 805 Ivory Pros –Cruelty free –Packaging, pump! –SPF 20 –Lasted all day –Easy to blend –Full coverage in … Continue reading Foundation Friday: CoverGirl Outlast Stay Fabulous 3-in-1

Mascara Monday: Estee Lauder Sumptuous Extreme Lash Multiplying

Claims –Lashes seem to multiply, magnify, and grow to new extremes –Outrageous volume, lift, and curves for a false-lash effect –Eyes look brighter, wider, less seductive –Brushcomber thickens like a brush, defines and separates like a comb Price –$28 at Sephora, Ulta, Nordstrom, esteelauder.com Pros –Waterproof option –Fragrance free –Builds up without clumping –Volume –No flaking –Love the wand shape –Ophthalmologist-tested –Luxe packaging –Length –Separation … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Estee Lauder Sumptuous Extreme Lash Multiplying

Foundation Friday: Laura Mercier Silk Creme Moisturizing Photo Edition

Claims –Lasts up to 12 hours –Full coverage –Luminous, radiant foundation –Hydrating –Blends seamlessly –Comfortable on the skin Price –$48 for 1 oz at Sephora, Nordstrom, lauramercier.com Shade Range –16 –My shade: 1N0 Vanille Ivory Pros –Packaging –Fragrance free –Full coverage –Weigthless –Longwearing –No parabens or phthalates –Non-comedogenic –Easy to blend –Radiant finish –Buidable Cons –Expensive –Availability (online or specialty stores only) –Shade range –Cruelty … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Laura Mercier Silk Creme Moisturizing Photo Edition

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