Makeup Revolution Conceal & Define Infinite XL Concealer

Claims –Crease proof –20% more pigment and 20% more coverage –Full coverage –Natural, second skin finish –Multi-use :: contouring, targeted concealing –16 hour wear Price –$10 at Ulta (XL size) –$10 on revolutionbeauty.com for XL size (9 ml) –$8 on revolutionbeauty.com for smaller size (5 ml) Shade Range –17 at Ulta –60 on revolutionbeauty.com –My shade: C1 Pros –Affordable –Formulated with niacinamide –Full coverage –Easy … Continue reading Makeup Revolution Conceal & Define Infinite XL Concealer

Colour Pop Pretty Fresh Hyaluornic Creamy Concealer

Claims –Full coverage –Natural, fresh finish –Hydrates the skin –Lasts all day –Ideal for all skin types Price –$9 at Ulta, colourpop.com Shade Range –30 –My shade: Fair 05W Pros –Oil free –Full coverage –Affordable –Shade range –Ingredients :: hyaluronic acid, coconut water –Hydrating –Easy to blend –Doesn’t cake with powder Cons –Accessibility :: Ulta stores or online only Final Thoughts I love the No … Continue reading Colour Pop Pretty Fresh Hyaluornic Creamy Concealer

Foundation Friday: LA Colors Truly Matte

Claims –Long wearing –High pigment –Apples as a liquid and blends to matte, powder-like finish Price –$4 at Family Dollar –$6 at lacolors.com –$5.95 at hbbeautybar.com Shade Range –14 –My shade: Porcelain Pros –Affordable –Cruelty free –Packaging, pump! –Buildable –Full coverage –Didn’t cake when set with powder –Doesn’t cling or accentuate dryness Cons –Availability –Shade range Final Thoughts This shade is a bit too yellow … Continue reading Foundation Friday: LA Colors Truly Matte

NYX Born To Glow Concealer

Claims –Micro pearl infused –Blurs imperfections –Adds instant radiance and brightening –Infused with Vitamin E –Customizable coverage –Built-in puff blender allows you to dab, blend, and go Price –$9 at Ulta, nyxcosmetics.com –$8.99 at Target Shade Range –24 –My shade: Pale Pros –Vegan –Cruelty free –Shades to match the Born To Glow Foundation –Easy blend –Can build up to full coverage –Brightened –Sets nicely with … Continue reading NYX Born To Glow Concealer

Beauty Bite: Beauty Sponges

I am a reformed beautyblender snob. There are TONS of sponges on the market and while the original beautyblender is top notch, there are cheaper alternatives. I love to buy and try new sponges and compare to the Gold Standard original pink beautyblender. Keep reading for a list of my favorite beautyblender alternatives! NYX  Complete Control Blending Sponge LOreal Infallible Foundation Blender Real Technique Miracle … Continue reading Beauty Bite: Beauty Sponges

Mascara Monday: Revlon So Fierce

Claims –Wand grips each lash from root to tip –Over-the-top length and volume –Glossy jet black formula that builds –Clump free –Smudge proof –Flake free Price –$8.99 at Ulta –$6.97 at Wal Mart –$6.99 at Target –$8.09 at Walgreens Shade Range –3 –My shade: Blackened Brown Pros –Affordable –Easily accessible –No flaking –No smudging –Separation –Length –Volume –Didn’t clump Cons –Not cruelty free –No waterproof … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Revlon So Fierce

Foundation Friday: Catrice HD Liquid Coverage

  The sticker was put on funky, that’s why the pic looks warped Claims –Ultra-lightweight –High coverage –Natural finish –Smooth & even complexion –Covers imperfections and mattified –Up to 24 hour wear Price –$10.99 at Ulta, Amazon, catricecosmetics.com –1.05 oz Shade Range –18 at Ulta –23 at catricecosmetics.com –My shade: 010 Light Beige I got mine at Ulta and didn’t realize there were lighter shades. … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Catrice HD Liquid Coverage