Foundation Friday: Best Selling Foundations at Ulta…and my thoughts

I got this post idea from Taylor Wynn. She is one of my favorite YouTubers and you need to be watching her. You can see what I thought of the Sephora Best Sellers here. There are almost 200 foundations available on the Ulta website. When you sort by “Best Sellers,” the field isn’t narrowed, just rearranged. When I did this post with Sephora foundations, I mentioned … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Best Selling Foundations at Ulta…and my thoughts

Foundation Friday: Becca Skin Love Weightless Blur

Claims –Weightless –Medium to buildable coverage –Natural finish –Instantly moisturizes skin –Pore-blurring pigments –Second-skin finish Price –$44 at Revolve–Various prices on AmazonI found mine at TJ Maxx for $9.99 so check there if you’re interested. Shade Range –24 –My Shade: Linen Pros –Packaging, pump! –Lives up to all claims –Cruelty free –Buildable coverage –Easy to blend –Hydrating–No parabens, sulfates, phthalates –Didn’t cake with powder –Overall … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Becca Skin Love Weightless Blur

Becca

About–Founded in Australia in 2001–Cruelty free–Glowing complexion products for every skin type and color–Best known for their Jaclyn Hill collabs and highlighters–Sold at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, beccacosmetics.com Best Product: First Light Priming Filter Face PrimerUnderrated Product: Mineral Blushes Buy: Complexion Enhancers (blush, bronzer, highlighter)Pass: Setting Powders Improve: Complexion product shade range. Their lightest shades are DARK Tried—Hydra-Mist Set & Refresh Powder (review)—Shimmering Skin Perfector Highlighter … Continue reading Becca

Foundation Friday: Becca Aqua Luminous Perfecting

Claims–Soft-focus glow–Subtle luminosity–Buildable coverage–Hydrating–Weightless–Blurring Price–$44 for 1.0 oz at Sephora, Nordstrom, beccacosmetics.com Shade Range–9–My shade: Porcelain Pros–No parabens, sulfates, phthalates–Cruelty free–Easy to blend–Buildable coverage–Gorgeous glow–Lightweight–Didn’t cake when set with powder Cons–Shade range–Availability–Packaging–No shade match for me–Expensive–Lightest shade is VERY DARK Final ThoughtsFirst of all, the packaging and shade range are trash. Periodt. You can get high medium coverage with this one, it does build, but … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Becca Aqua Luminous Perfecting

Becca Hydra-Mist Set & Refresh Powder

You may have noticed there was no “Mascara Monday” or “Mask Monday” post up yesterday. I’m currently over posting about a mask or mascara every Monday. I’m sure I will get back to it as I have a stock pile of photos and reviews ready, but for now, we’re changing it up on Mondays, starting next week! Claims –Sets and refreshes makeup for a silky … Continue reading Becca Hydra-Mist Set & Refresh Powder

Mixology: Under Eye Brightening Powder

Finding a brightening powder that is actually brightening on my very pale skin is no easy task. When highlighting and contouring really became a thing and everyone was buying  banana powder to set and brighten, there was nothing that worked for my fair skin. There are several white, HD powders that will work, but oh the flashback! Most banana powders are too dark for me … Continue reading Mixology: Under Eye Brightening Powder

Beauty Bite: New + Review

There are some new products I’ve purchased in the last few months that I wanted to share, but didn’t want to do a separate post on. Colour Pop Jelly Much Shadow –Shade: We Jammin –Price: $8 –Cruelty free –Love the shade. It’s a bright, white gold that’s very metallic and vibrant –I usually layer a powder shadow over a cream like this, but you’ve got … Continue reading Beauty Bite: New + Review

Foundation Friday: Becca Ultimate Coverage 24 Hour

Claims –Full coverage –Weightless –24 hour wear –Water resistant Price –$44 for 1.0 fl oz —Sephora, Ulta, Nordstrom, beccacosmetics.com Shade Range –24 –My shade: Linen Pros –Cruelty free –Oil free –Packaging, pump! –No parabens, sulfates, phthalates –Full coverage with 2 layers Cons –Thick consistency –No shade match for me –Looked awful on my dry skin –Expensive Final Thoughts I DO NOT like this foundation. I … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Becca Ultimate Coverage 24 Hour

Becca Soft Light Blurring Powder Review

Last month, I reviewed several concealers and this month I’m reviewing a few different setting powders. First up, Becca! Claims –Wearable beauty filter –Does not cake or settle into lines and pores –Sets makeup, prolongs wear, and refreshes any look –Subtle luminosity that adds dimension –Eliminates shine for a natural, perfected finish Price –$38 at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, and beccacosmetics.com Shade Range –2: Golden Hour, … Continue reading Becca Soft Light Blurring Powder Review