Best Complexion Products $20 & Under

—NYX Angel Veil, $16 —Smashbox Primerizer Mini, $15 —Urban Decay All Nighter Complexion Primer Mini, $16 —Tarte Timeless Smoothing Primer Mini, $19 —Too Faced Hangover Rx Mini, $17 —Colour Pop Pretty Fresh Hyaluronic Hydrating Primer, $12 —Smashbox Vitamin Glow Primer Mini, $15 —Ofra Northern Lights Illuminating Primer, $20 —Makeup Revolution Conceal & Define Full Coverage, $12 —Catrice HD Liquid Coverage, $11 —Physicians Formula Silk Elixir, … Continue reading Best Complexion Products $20 & Under

Best Complexion Products $10 & Under

—elf Mineral Infused, $6-10—Catrice Prime & Fine Poreless Blur, $8—Catrice Prime & Fine Aqua Fresh Hydro, $8—Hard Candy Sheer Envy Hydrating Primer Mist, $6 —Maybelline Matte + Poreless, $7.99—Milani Conceal + Perfect Foundation + Concealer, $9.99—LA Girl Pro Matte, $8.99—Hard Candy Glamoflauge Full-Cover, $6—Maybelline SuperStay Full Coverage Liquid, $9.99—Maybelline SuperStay Full Coverage Powder, $8.99—Revlon ColorStay Normal/Dry, Normal/Oily, $9.99 —LOreal Infallible Full Wear, $9.98—CoverGirl Undercover, $7.99—Moprhe … Continue reading Best Complexion Products $10 & Under

September Favorites

Funfetti Cereal–This is a Wal Mart exclusive, but it is well worth the trip. It is DIVINE. Stok Cold Brew Coffee + Skinny Syrups–I wasn’t the biggest coffee drinker before I started trying different coffee recipes using Stok, sugar free creamers, and Skinny Syrups. I get a lot of my recipes from Katie on Instagram and now I am addicted. The only good things about … Continue reading September Favorites

Catrice Blush Boxes

Claims–Long lasting–Sweat-resistant–Waterproof–Velvety powder–Silky matte or gold shimmer finish Price–$6 at Ulta, catricecosmetics.com Shade Range–4 at Ulta–6 at catricecosmetics.com–My shades: Glistening Pink, Berry, and Burgundy Pros–Affordable–Cruelty free–Long lasting–Easy to blend–Paraben free–Vegan–Buildable–Sleek, compact packaging Cons–Availability–Shade range Final ThoughtsI usually opt for high end blushes because they last longer on my skin. I have a real problem with my blush wearing off easily and I HAVE to wear … Continue reading Catrice Blush Boxes

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

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

This or That?

Images from Google L’Oreal Lumi Shake & Glow Dew Mist Claims—Prime, set, & refresh your makeup :: hydrating, soothing formula :: brighten & nourish :: natural, healthy glow in a bottle Price–$14.99 at Ulta :: $11.49 at Target :: $14.99 at Walgreens for 3.0 oz (travel size $7.99 at Ulta for 1.0 oz) Pros–Packaging :: good mister :: nice scent :: easily accessible :: sets … Continue reading This or That?

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

Catrice Liquid Camouflage Concealer

Claims –Waterproof –Transfer proof –High coverage –Non-drying –Lasts 12 hours –Conceals dark circles, redness, and imperfections Price –$5.99 at Ulta –$5.69 on Amazon –$5.99 at catricecosmetics.com Shade Range –17 –My shade: 005 Light Natural Pros –Affordable –Works with my corrector and powder –Easy to blend –Cruelty free –Full coverage –Minimal creasing –Paraben free Cons –Shade range –No shade match for me –Shades lean yellow/warm –Availability … Continue reading Catrice Liquid Camouflage Concealer