Splurge or Save? Volume III

**I am not claiming that these products are dupes as I have not tested all of them. These are just similar products at varying price points.** 1) Huda Beauty Matte & Metal Melted Double Ended Eyeshadow $25 // Makeup Revolution Eye Chrome $10 2) Glow Recipe Watermelon Glow Sleeping Mask $45 // Ulta Watermelon Sleeping Mask $16 3) Becca Anti-Fatigue Under Eye Primer $32 // … Continue reading Splurge or Save? Volume III

Foundation Friday: LOreal Infallible Pro-Glow

Claims –All day glow –Up to 24 hour wear –Hydrating glow –Medium coverage –Healthy, radiant finish –Lightweight and creamy –Ideal for normal to dry skin –Long lasting –Instantly hides imperfections for a clear complexion Price –$12.99 at Ulta –$8.99 at Target, Amazon –1.0 oz Shade Range –12 –My shade :: 201 Classic Ivory Pros –SPF 15 –Packaging –Buildable, full coverage –Radiant, but not overly dewy … Continue reading Foundation Friday: LOreal Infallible Pro-Glow

Foundation Friday: Revolution Pro Full Cover Camouflage

Claims –Highly pigmented –Maximum coverage –Waterproof –Long-wearing –Non-transferable –Natural looking finish Price –$6.86 at revolutionbeauty.com Shade Range –18 –My Shade: F0.5 Pros –Affordable –Packaging –Shade match for me –Long lasting –Shade match for me –Cruelty free –Vegan –Full coverage –Thicker formula, but not heavy on the skin Cons –Online only –Shade range Final Thoughts I bought this to use as a mixer for more medium/light … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Revolution Pro Full Cover Camouflage

Simple Kind to Skin Skincare

If you saw last week, I finished up my Neutrogena Bright Boost skincare earlier this month and now I’m moving on to trying Simple skincare. Why Simple? –Cruelty free –Made for sensitive skin –Hypoallergenic –Dermatologist tested –Non-comedogenic –Ophthalmologist-tested –Vegan –Affordable –Easily accessible –Good ingredients NO –Harsh chemicals –Artificial colors –Fragrance –Parabens –Drying alcohol –Animal derived ingredients Products  —Moisturizing Facial Wash —Smoothing Facial Scrub —Soothing Facial … Continue reading Simple Kind to Skin Skincare

Beauty Bite: Powders Volume I

I will never stop buying and trying new powders. Powder and dry skin are a tricky combo. Not just any primer, foundation, and powder combination will do. I have some go-to products that I know work and I’d love to add some of these to the list. When trying these powders, I tested them for a few ways over a few days. I wanted to … Continue reading Beauty Bite: Powders Volume I

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

Top 10 Tuesday: Colour Pop

Super Shock Highlighter in Flexitarian The most beaming highlighter ever. If you prefer a more subtle, natural look, this is not for you. It’s for me and I love it. Lux Lipsticks I’ve tried several different shades and they’re all great. This formula and packaging is definitely “Lux” and rivals any high end formula. No Filter Matte Concealer  I did a full review on this … Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday: Colour Pop

Top 10 Tuesday: Wet n Wild

Color Icon Eyeshadow in Walking On Eggshells This palette has the perfect shades to create a neutral, every day look. The shades are so soft and pretty. They are pigmented and easy to blend. MegaGlow Contouring Palette I use the contour powder to contour, obviously and the lighter shade is great to set under eye concealer. The shade Dulce De Leche works for my fair … Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday: Wet n Wild

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