Estee Lauder Double Wear Radiant Concealer

Claims–Creamy–Crease-resistant–Soft radiant finish–Longwear, up to 12 hours–Full coverage–Won’t cause breakouts or clog pores Price–$30 at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom Shade Range–22–My Shade: 0.5N Pros–Applicator–Non-acnegenic–No creasing–Worked well with other under eye products–Full coverage–Easy to blend–Minimal settling Cons–Price–No shade match for me–Not cruelty free Final Thoughts–Agree with all claims–Lightest shade is very warm and yellow despite it being labeled “neutral”–Added beautyblender concealer in 1.00C to make the shade … Continue reading Estee Lauder Double Wear Radiant Concealer

Morphe Filter Effect Soft Radiance Concealer

Claims–Hydrates and nourishes–Sweatproof–Transfer- and water-resistant–Long-wearing–Great for all skin types–Brighten, conceal, sculpt Price–$12 at Ulta Shade Range–20–My Shade: Light 2 Pros–Affordable–Cruelty free–Oil free–Hydrating–No creasing–Medium coverage–Non-comedogenic–No fragrance, parabens–Hyaluronic acid–Love the applicator shape–Worked with other under eye products Cons–Availability–Shade range–No shade match for me Final Thoughts–Lightest shade is WAY too dark for me, had to use white concealer–Ulta exclusive–Need more fair and deep shades–Medium coverage, covered my dark … Continue reading Morphe Filter Effect Soft Radiance Concealer

KVD Beauty Good Apple Lightweight Full-Coverage Concealer

Claims–Undetectable feel–Natural, skin-like finish–Long-wear–Hydrating–Blends out easily–Crease-resistant coverage–Full coverage–Precision applicator Price–$28 at Ulta, Sephora, KVD Shade Range–32–My Shade: Light 103 Pros–Shade range–Cruelty free–Love the applicator–Shade match for me–Lightweight–Minimal settling–Worked with other under eye products–Vegan–Recyclable packaging–Easy to blend–Full coverage–No creasing–Agree with all claims Cons–Price–Availability Final Thoughts–The Good Apple Foundation let me down so I was really hoping the concealer would work out–LOVE the unique shaped applicator–I totally … Continue reading KVD Beauty Good Apple Lightweight Full-Coverage Concealer

Jaclyn Cosmetics Faux Filter Perfecting Concealer

Claims–Lightweight–Matte finish–Medium-to-full coverage–Visibly brightens and blurs Price–$26 at Ulta, Morphe, Jaclyn Cosmetics Shade Range–35–My Shade: Fairest Pink Pros–Cruelty free–Shade range–Shade names–Packaging–Shade match for me–Buildable coverage–Easy to blend–Agree with all claims–Worked well with other under eye products–No creasing Cons–Online only–Price–Settled into fine lines Final Thoughts–Excellent shade range and the names should make it easy to determine which shade is best for you–Builds to full coverage–Apply one … Continue reading Jaclyn Cosmetics Faux Filter Perfecting Concealer

Maybelline SuperStay Active Wear Concealer

Claims –Full coverage –Up to 30 hours of wear –Transfer-resistant –Breathable & lightweight –Wipes out dark circles and imperfections Price –$11.99 at Ulta, Amazon–$9.98 at Wal Mart Shade Range –16 –My Shade: 01 Pros –Non-comedogenic –No parabens –Affordable –Full coverage –Easy to blend –Shade match for me –Minimal settling –Agree with all claims –No creasing Cons –Not cruelty free –Shade range Final Thoughts –Dries fast … Continue reading Maybelline SuperStay Active Wear Concealer

Lorac Pro Soft Focus Longwear Concealer

Claims –Longwearing –Buildable, medium-to-full coverage –Super blendable –Silky, not sticky –Conceal imperfections –Soft-matte finish –Suitable for all skin types –Fills in wrinkles Price –$24 at Ulta, Lorac, Amazon Shade Range –12 –My Shade: 1.5 Pros –Cruelty free –Easy to blend –No creasing –Minimal settling –Worked well with other under eye products Cons –Shade range –Availability –Price –No shade match Final Thoughts –No shade match for … Continue reading Lorac Pro Soft Focus Longwear Concealer

Top 5 Sephora Purchases of 2021

I got this idea from Andrea Matilliano on Youtube and surely the title explains the meaning of the post. You can see my Top 5 Ulta purchases here. Huda Beauty #FauxFilter Skin Finish Buildable Coverage Foundation Stick–If I need quick coverage, this is what I grab. It’s buildable and blends out so easily. I love to add a little bit of this in with a tinted moisturizer … Continue reading Top 5 Sephora Purchases of 2021

Best of Beauty 2021

Complexion It Cosmetics Your Skin But Better Foundation + Skincare (review) CoverGirl Simply Ageless Foundation (review) Buxom Wanderlust Primer Infused Blushes (review) elf Putty Blush (review) RCMA No Color Powder beautyblender Bounce Airbrush Liquid Whip Concealer (review) BareMinerals BarePRO Glow Liquid Bronzer (review) Morphe2 Hint Hint Skin Tint (review) Milani Supercharged Brightening Undereye Tint (review) Seint Makeup (review) MAC Extra Dimension Skin Finish Highlighter (review) … Continue reading Best of Beauty 2021

10 Under $10

—elf Putty Blush & Bronzer, $6(reviewed here & here) —Catrice Dewy Glow Finish Spray, $8 —Colour Pop Super Shock Cheek Highlighter, $8 —J Cat Beauty Staysurance Water-Sealed Zero Smudge Concealer, $7.99(reviewed here) —NYX Can’t Stop Won’t Stop All Day Mattifying Powder, $8 (reviewed here) —Morphe Micro Brow Pencil, $6(reviewed here) —Milani Supercharged Brightening Undereye Tint, $9.99(reviewed here) —LA Girl Lip Attraction Lipstick, $5(reviewed here) —Makeup … Continue reading 10 Under $10