Mascara Monday: Benefit They’re Real! Magnet Extreme Lengthening

Claims –40% longer lashes –Won’t smudge or flake –Bristles designed to fan out, separate, & define lashes –Lighweight –Builds easily –Powerful lift –Extreme length Price –$15-27 at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom Shade Range –1, Supercharged Black Pros –Obsessed with how my lashes looked with this –Lengthened –Lifted –Separated –Held a curl –Volume –Didn’t flake –Mini for travel/testing Cons –Not cruelty free –Expensive –Smudged Final Thoughts –I … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Benefit They’re Real! Magnet Extreme Lengthening

Foundation Friday: Missha Perfect BB Cream SPF 42

Claims –Brightens, evens, soothes –Protects skin from sun damage –Covers discoloration and imperfections –Skincare and makeup in one step –Visibly minimize fine lines and redness –For all skin types –High coverage –Moisturizing –Dewy Price –$14 on Amazon –$22 on misshaus.com –1.7 oz Shade Range –7 –My Shade: #13 Bright Beige Pros –Affordable –Moisturizing –Easy to blend –SPF –Agree with all claims –Packaging, pump! –Buildable coverage … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Missha Perfect BB Cream SPF 42

BareMinerals ORIGINAL Liquid Mineral Concealer

Claims –Medium, buildable coverage –Reduce the look of fine lines –Visibly brighten dark circles –Nourishes and hydrates –All-day wear –Crease-resistant –Doesn’t settle into fine lines Price –$25 at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, bareminerals.com Shade Range –17 –My Shade: Fair 1C Pros –Vegan –Cruelty free –No silicone, parabens, talc, oil, or phthalates –Non-comedogenic –Miniaml settling –Agree with all claims –Applicator, flat paddle –Lightweight Cons –Expensive–Shade range –No … Continue reading BareMinerals ORIGINAL Liquid Mineral Concealer

Speed Reviews IX

Milani Supercharged Cheek + Lip Multistick–Claims :: Buildable wash of color; luminous finish; easy to apply gel stick; ultra-creamy–Price :: $8.99 at Ulta–Shade Range :: 8 (3 bronzers, 1 highlight, 4 blushes)–My Shade :: Electric Bronze–Pros :: Affordable; cruelty free; sleek packaging; creamy; glides on easily; easy to blend; buildable–Cons :: None–Final Verdict :: Perfect for those new to cream products; builds easily and glides … Continue reading Speed Reviews IX

Foundation Friday: J Cat Beauty Skinsurance Max Coverage Silky

Claims –Weightless –Long lasting –Luminous, natural glow –Buildable –Leaves skin silky & smooth Price –$14.99 at Ulta and jcatbeauty.com for 1.0 oz Shade Range –16 –My Shade: Porcelain Pros –Packaging, pump! –Ingredients: panthenol, tea tree leaf extract, hyaluronic acid, hydrolyzed collagen –Buildable coverage –Easy to blend –Lasted all day –Cruelty free –Shade match –Agree with all claims –Flawless base Cons –Online only –Shade range Final … Continue reading Foundation Friday: J Cat Beauty Skinsurance Max Coverage Silky

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

Mascara Monday: LA Girl Jetsetter

I received this product free for testing purposes. All opinions are my own Claims –Water and flake resistant –Easy to remove –Smudge-proof –Buildable formula –Sky high lift and volume –Bristles that coat lashes from root to tip –Clump free formula Price –$6.99 at Ulta and Target Shade Range –1, Black Pros –Affordable –Volume –No smudging –Cruelty free –No flaking –Easy to remove Cons –Availability –No … Continue reading Mascara Monday: LA Girl Jetsetter

Foundation Friday: Catrice Mix

Claims–HD :: Lightweight, high coverage, up to 24 hour wear, smooth & even complexion–BB :: Lightweight, natural coverage, radiant finish, hydrating Price–HD :: $11 at Ulta, Amazon, catricecosmetics.com (1.05 oz)–BB :: $10 at Ulta, Amazon, catricecosmetics.com (1.01 oz) Shade Range–HD :: 26–My Shade HD :: 002 Porcelain Beige–BB :: 7–My Shade BB :: Fair Neutral Pros–Both :: Affordable, cruelty free, vegan, more than standard 1.0 … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Catrice Mix

Splurge or Save? Volume IV

(1) Wishful Skin Yo Glow, $39 || Revolution Skincare Pineapple Enzyme Glow, $9 (2) Farsali Liquid Powder Oil Balancing Serum, $38 || Makeup Revolution Liquid Powder Blurring Makeup Serum, $12 (3) It Cosmetics CC Cream, $39.50 || Revolution Pro CC Cream, $15 || elf CC Cream, $14 (4) Anastasia Beverly Hill A23 Brush, $25 || Milani Highlighter Blending Brush, $14 (5) Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask, … Continue reading Splurge or Save? Volume IV