Beauty Busts 2020

—Ulta Hydrating Primer (too thick) –Ulta Tinted Eye Primer in Champagne (patchy) –elf Luminous Putty Primer (made makeup cakey & broke up foundation) –Estee Lauder Futurist Foundation (broke up) –Estee Lauder Little Black Mascara Primer (didn’t do anything for my lashes) –Makeup Revolution Satin Matte Powder Foundation (too matte & dry for my skin) –NYX Shout Loud Satin Lipstick (too dry) –It Cosmetics Bye Bye … Continue reading Beauty Busts 2020

Foundation Friday: Cover Fx Total Cover Cream

Claims–Oil-free–Foundation and concealer in one–Natural finish–Silky-smooth–Full coverage–Conceal imperfections–Packed with emollients for moisturized feel Price–$42 at coverfx.com and beautylish.com Shade Range–40–My shade: N0 Pros–Clean at Sephora product–Vegan–Oil-free–Cruelty-free–Ingredients :: Vitamins C, E, & F; squalane ; phytosphingosine–Shade range–Sleek packaging–Full coverage–Easy to blend–Shade match for me Cons–Expensive–Availability–Little cakey when set with powder, especially around the mouth–Looks heavy on the skin Final ThoughtsI wasn’t sure how this would work … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Cover Fx Total Cover Cream

Foundation Friday: Cover Fx Power Play

Claims –Longwearing –Full coverage –Transfer proof –Sweatproof –Matte finish –Won’t oxidize –Shine control Price –$44 for 1.18 oz —Sephora, coverfx.com Shade Range –40 –My shade: N0 Pros –Cruelty free –Vegan –Gluten free –Shade match for me –Building coverage, full coverage with 2 layers –Shade range –Didn’t cake or cling to dryness –No parabéns or phthalates Cons –Expensive –Looks a little powdery when set Final Thoughts … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Cover Fx Power Play