Speed Reviews: Volume VII

Morphe The Big Lash Primer–Claims—Ingredients known to condition :: preps lashes for larger than life volume :: amplifies the effects and color intensity of mascara–Price–$10 at Ulta, morphe.com–Pros—Affordable :: cruelty free :: agree with all claims :: can see a visible difference in lashes with this :: separates and elongates lashes for mascara application–Cons—Availability–Final—LOVE :: LOreal Mascara Primer is the primer that I measure against … Continue reading Speed Reviews: Volume VII

Anastasia Beverly Hills

About–#1 brow brand in the US –Created/started by Anastasia Soare –First product launched in 2000 –Anastasia patented the “Golden Ratio” method of shaping brows –Cruelty Free brand –Best known for all things brows –Sold at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, anastasiabeverlyhills.com Best Product: Clear Brow GelUnderrated Product: Single Eye Shadows Buy: Clear Brow GelPass: Brow Wiz, Definer, Pomade (comparable items at the drugstore that are much cheaper) … Continue reading Anastasia Beverly Hills

Speed Reviews Volume IV

Anastasia Beverly Hills Loose Setting Powder Highlighters–Perfect, brighten, & set :: lightweight, finely milled :: soft-focus effect :: blurs the look of pores, extends the wear of makeup Price–$19-38 at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom (0.21-0.88 oz) Shade Range–5My Shade–Translucent Cruelty Free–Yes & vegan Pros–Mini size for travel and testing :: non-comedogenic :: shade options & universal translucent :: no flashback :: finely milled :: worked on … Continue reading Speed Reviews Volume IV

Best Eye & Lip Products $20 & Under

—MAC Fluidline, $19 —Anastasia BH Singles, $12 —Urban Decay Primer Potion Mini, $13 —Urban Decay Singles, $20 —MAC Singles, $17-20 —MAC Pigment Mini, $12 —Colour Pop Going Coconuts Palette, $12 —Tarte Lights, Camera, Lashes Mini, $12 —Benefit Roller Lash Mini, $12 —Lancome Monsieur Big Mini, $13 —Too Faced Better Than Sex Mini, $14 —Tarte Busy Gal Brow, $18 —Anastasia BH Dipbrow Gel, $20 —MAC Lip … Continue reading Best Eye & Lip Products $20 & Under

Best Eye & Lip Products $10 & Under

—Colour Pop Super Shock, $6 —LOreal Infallible 24 HR, $6.49 —CoverGirl Liquid Glitter Shadow, $5.40—Revolution Pro Eye Elements Primer, $8 —NYX Glitter Primer, $6.50 —CoverGirl TruNaked Palette, $9.99 —Revlon ColorStay Cream, $8.49 —Makeup Geek Singles, $5.49 —Colour Pop BFF Liquid, $8 —Ulta Cream Eyeshadow & Liner, $8.50 —Maybelline Lasting Drama Gel Liner, $7.79 —Physicians Formula Eye Booster Liquid, $8.89—Revlon Micro Hyper Precision Pencil, $8.49 —Milani … Continue reading Best Eye & Lip Products $10 & Under

Foundation Friday: Anastasia Beverly Hill Luminous

Images from Google Claims –Water-resistant –Natural finish –Longwearing –Medium coverage –Blur imperfections without caking –Easy to blend –No flashback –Won’t oxidize Price –$38 for 1.0 oz —Sephora, Ulta, Nordstrom, anastasiabeverlyhills.com Shade Range –50 –My shade: 100N –4 shade categories, 3 undertones Pros –Vegan –Cruelty free –Shade range –Paraben and mineral oil free –Packaging, pump! –Easy to blend –Buildable coverage –Didn’t cake when set with powder … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Anastasia Beverly Hill Luminous