Foundation Friday: CoverGirl Outlast Active

Claims–Sweat-proof–Transfer-proof–Doesn’t clog pores–Humidity-proof–24 hour wear Price–$8.99 at Walgreens–$3.50 at Wal Mart Shade Range–18–My shade: 800 Fair Ivory Pros–Cruelty free–Affordable–SPF 20–Easy to blend–Long lasting–Easily accessible–Packaging–Buildable coverage–Didn’t cake with powder Cons–Shade range–Oxidizes–Scented Final ThoughtsThe shade I purchased, 800 Fair Ivory, matches initially, but there is some slight oxidation. I will add a little bit of white mixer when I use this in the future. The coverage is … Continue reading Foundation Friday: CoverGirl Outlast Active

Foundation Friday: CoverGirl TruBlend Hydrating

Claims–Lightweight formula–Oil-free–Blends flawlessly Price–$7.78 at Wal Mart–$7.89 at Target Shade Range–21–My shade: L1 Pros–Cruelty free–Affordable–Packaging, pump!–Easily accessible–Oil free–Blends easily–Buildable coverage–Didn’t cake when set with powder–Lasted all day–Satin/natural finish Cons–Shade range–Lightest shade too dark for me Final ThoughtsThis foundation has sheer to medium coverage. While it’s buildable, you’re not going to get full coverage with this one. The shade range needs some work. The lightest shade … Continue reading Foundation Friday: CoverGirl TruBlend Hydrating

Foundation Friday: CoverGirl Outlast Stay Fabulous 3-in-1

Claims –Primer and concealer built in –Smooth, blendable formula –Flawless look that lasts all day –Doesn’t feel heavy or cakey –Matte finish Price —$11.99 On sale for $8.39 at Ulta –$9.59 at Target –$9.47 at Wal Mart –$9.19 at Walgreens –1.0 oz Shade Range –13 –My shade: 805 Ivory Pros –Cruelty free –Packaging, pump! –SPF 20 –Lasted all day –Easy to blend –Full coverage in … Continue reading Foundation Friday: CoverGirl Outlast Stay Fabulous 3-in-1

Mascara Monday: CoverGirl Lash Blast Volume

Claims –Max-out each and every lash –Ultimate big lash look –Instant volume and fullness –Smudge proof Price –$9.99 at Ulta –$7.99 at Target –$5.55 on Amazon –$5.55 at Wal Mart Shade Range –3 –My shade: Black Brown Pros –Cruelty free –Hypoallergenic –No flaking –Affordable –Doesn’t smudge –Lengthens –Separates –Easily accessible Cons –Not very voluminous –Doesn’t add much fullness Final Thoughts This is a classic, raved … Continue reading Mascara Monday: CoverGirl Lash Blast Volume

Mascara Monday: CoverGirl Exhibitionist Uncensored

Claims –Ultra-volumizing –Full, defined lashes after 1 coat –Won’t smudge or flake –Infused with coconut and jojoba oils –All day, every day 24-hour formula –Show stopping volume Price –$7.99 at Target –$11.99 at Ulta –$7.94 on Amazon Shade Range –3 –My shade: Black Brown Pros –Waterproof option –Cruelty free –Sleek & chic packaging –Builds nicely –Lengthens –Separates –Doesn’t clump –No flaking or smudging Cons –Wand/bristles … Continue reading Mascara Monday: CoverGirl Exhibitionist Uncensored

Mascara Monday: CoverGirl Full Spectrum Lash Ambition

Claims –Curls lashes from root to tip –Smudge proof –Flake proof –Volumizing –Highly pigmented –Intense color payoff Price –~$10 on Amazon –I found mine at TJ Maxx Shade Range –2 :: Aqua and Very Black –My shade: Very Black Pros –Cruelty free –Wand shape –Affordable –No flaking –No smudging –Very black –Lengthens Cons –Not easily accessible –Lots of product on the wand, can get messy … Continue reading Mascara Monday: CoverGirl Full Spectrum Lash Ambition

Mascara Monday: Bare Minerals Lashtopia Volumizing

Claims –Mega-impactful, buildable volume –10X volume –Lifts and separates –Fanned out fullness –Nourishing, lash-loving, moisturizing ingredients –Smudge, clump, and flake resistant Price –$19 at Ulta, –$20 at Sephora, Nordstrom, bareminerals.com Shade Range –1 Pros –Affordable high end mascara –Ophthalmologist tested –Safe for contact lens wearers –No parabens, sulfates, phthalates –Cruelty free –Fanned out –Lengthened –Separated –Built up without clumping –No smudging or flaking Cons –Not … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Bare Minerals Lashtopia Volumizing

Foundation Friday: CoverGirl Clean Fresh Skin Milk

Claims –Healthy glow –Light coverage –Nourishes skin –Youthful, dewy glow –Lasts all day –Blur imperfections –Even out skintone –Natural finish Price –$13.49 on Amazon –$11.99 at Ulta –1.0 oz Shade Range –14 –My shade: 510 Porcelain Pros –Cruelty free –Vegan –Lightweight on the skin –No phthalates, parabens, talc, or sulfates –Easy to blend –Ingredients: coconut milk, aloe extract –Buildable, high medium coverage –Glowy finish –Shade … Continue reading Foundation Friday: CoverGirl Clean Fresh Skin Milk