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

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

Dupe or Duped? Lavender Setting Powders

Fenty Pro Filt’R Insant Retouch Setting Powder vs. Makeup Revoltuion Conceal & Fix Setting Powder FENTY PRO FILT’R INSTANT RETOUCH SETTING POWDER Claims–Superfine, weightless, filtered, photo-ready look :: reduce shine :: blur the look of pores and fine lines :: set, perfect, and brighten without caking or settling :: hypder smooth filter that won’t flash back Price–$32 at Sephora, fentybeauty.com for 0.98 oz Shade Range–8 … Continue reading Dupe or Duped? Lavender Setting Powders

J Cat Beauty Staysurance Water-Sealed Zero Smudge Concealer

  Claims –Medium to full coverage –Won’t creak or cake –Hydrated, flawless look –Lightweight –Combats dark circles, redness, and imperfections –Waterproof Price –$7.99 at Ulta, jcatbeauty.com –0.83 oz Shade Range –16 –My shade: Shell Pros –Affordable –Fair skin shades! –Cruelty free –Easy to blend –Wand holds enough product for both under eyes, don’t have to keep dipping in –Covered blemishes and dark circles well –Lightweight … Continue reading J Cat Beauty Staysurance Water-Sealed Zero Smudge Concealer

Catrice One Drop Coverage Weightless Concealer

Claims –Full coverage –Long-lasting –Moisturizes while correcting the appearance of dark circles and imperfections –Sweat-resistant Price –$6.99 for 0.23 oz –Ulta, catricecosmetics.com Shade Range –4 at Ulta –8 at catricecosmetics.com –My shade: 003 Porcelain Pros –Hyaluronic acid –Vegan –Cruelty free –Full coverage –Easy to blend –Didn’t settle/crease –Affordable –Little goes a long way Cons –Shade range –Lightest shade too dark for me Final Thoughts The … Continue reading Catrice One Drop Coverage Weightless Concealer

Foundation Friday: Makeup Revolution Conceal & Hydrate

Claims –All day radiance and glow –Won’t settle into fine lines or cling to dryness –Particularly beneficial for dry skin –Medium to full coverage Price –$12 for 0.7 oz —Ulta, revolutionbeauty.com Shade Range –16 at Ulta –50 at revolutionbeauty.com –My shade: F0.5 Pros –Affordable –Hyalouronic acid –Packaging, pump! –Cruelty free –Shade match for me –Easy to blend –Lightweight on the skin –Medium to full, buildable … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Makeup Revolution Conceal & Hydrate