beautyblender BOUNCE Airbrush Liquid Whip Concealer

Claims –Weightless –Full-coverage –Smooth, undetectable finish –Hydrate & brighten –Long-wear –Vanishes into skin Price –$26 at Sephora & beautyblender.com Shade Range –40 –My Shade: 1.00C Light Ivory Pros –Cruelty free –Vegan –Shade range –No parabens, sulfates, phthalates –Cute packaging –Full coverage –Easy to blend –My shade is great for brightening –Worked with other complexion products –Agree with all claims Cons –Availability (Sephora exclusive) –Pricey Final … Continue reading beautyblender BOUNCE Airbrush Liquid Whip Concealer

Trash Talk Volume V

Repurchased—Onyx Nail Polish Remover :: I use pure acetone and they’re all the same. I usually grab this at TJ Maxx for $3—Gelish Nail Surface Cleanser :: must have if you do your own gel manis. I buy the big bottles on Amazon—Living Proof PhD Dry Shampoo :: worth every cent, can’t live without it. I’ve gone through a travel size and two full sizes.—Crest … Continue reading Trash Talk Volume V

Foundation Friday: Pacifica Alight Clean

Claims –Oil free –Goes on smooth –Pore free appearance –Lasts day to night –Anti-shine –Flawless, seamless coverage –Skin feels clean –More radiant, healthy looking skin –Satin finish Price –$16 at Ulta –$15.99 at Target –$12.80 on pacificabeauty.com Shade Range –30 –My Shade: 39CF Cool Fair Pros –Vegan –Formulated without silicone, parabens, phthalates, talc, petroleum, BHA, BHT, and drying alcohols –Packaging, pump! –Non-comedogenic –Shade range –Buildable … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Pacifica Alight Clean

Maybelline

About–Number one global cosmetics brand –Available in over 129 countries worldwide –More than 200 product offerings –Founded in 1915 by Chicago chemist Thomas Williams –Create accessible cosmetics with a cool, urban edge and a spirited style –Available at Ulta and all mass retailers Best Product: Instant Age Rewind Eraser Concealer Underrated Product: Master Chrome Highlighting Powder in Molten Pearl Buy: Mascaras Pass: Eyeshadow Palettes Improve: … Continue reading Maybelline

Mascara Monday: Ilia Limitless Lash

Claims –Clean formula –Lengthens –Separates –Flake-free –Lifts Holds curl –Easily removable –Weightless Price –$13-28 at Sephora, Nordstrom, iliabeauty.com Shade Range –1—After Midnight (Black) Pros –Cruelty free –Clean formulation –Love the wand, it combs and coats each lash –Volume –Agree with all claims –Mini for travel/testing –Major length & separation –Held a curl Cons –Expensive –Availability Final Thoughts –I have a few friends that rave about … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Ilia Limitless Lash

Foundation Friday: Makeup Obsession Quick Stick

Claims –Foundation in a flash –Creamy –Blendable –Skin-loving ingredients –Buildable coverage Price –$9 at revolutionbeauty.com Shade Range –21 –My Shade: L01 Pros –Affordable –Vegan –Contains hyaluronic acid –Shade match for me –Easy to blend –Lasted all day –Cruelty free –Cute packaging –Buildable coverage –Creamy –Agree with all claims Cons –Online only –Need more deep shades –Caked when set with powder in my T-Zone Final Thoughts … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Makeup Obsession Quick Stick

June Favorites

–Bracelet Stack // Kendra Scott Elton Cuff, John Hardy Classic Chain 7.5mm Bracelet, and Hartlen & Co Personalized Bracelet (Windsor’s initials) :: Simple, but cute stack that I’ve been wearing a ton —Glitter Pen // Have you ever seen anything as cute as this?! Glitter. Pink. Personalized. Here for it all. Contact my friends at Grace Redeems Designs to get your own custom options. They … Continue reading June Favorites

Makeup Revolution

About–Started in 2013 by Adam Minto and Tom Allsworth–Fast beauty concept—launch products weekly to being the latest beauty trends and product innovations to market quickly at affordable prices–Committed to inclusivity. To them, makeup matters—regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, or sexuality –#OpenMinds is Revolution’s call for everyone to celebrate diversity, embrace imperfection, respect self-expression and support beauty in its many shapes and forms –Best known for … Continue reading Makeup Revolution

Foundation Friday: CoverGirl + Olay Advanced Radiance Age-Defying

Claims –Buildable coverage –Cover fine lines & wrinkles –Lightweight –Blends into the skin easily Price –$8.94 at Wal Mart, Amazon –$8.99 at Walgreens Shade Range –10 –My Shade: 105 Ivory Pros –Cruelty free –Packaging, pump! –Lightweight –Didn’t cake with powder –Long lasting –SPF 10 –Buildable coverage –Dry skin friendly –Affordable –Love the radiant finish Cons –Shade range –No shade match for me –Scented –Availability Final … Continue reading Foundation Friday: CoverGirl + Olay Advanced Radiance Age-Defying