Top 10 Tuesday: L’Oreal

Voluminous Lash Primer One of my most repurchased products ever. I’ve tried a few others that I’ve liked, but I always go back to this. If you’ve never tried a lash primer, try this one and thank me later. Rouge Signature Lightweight Matte Colored Ink This formula is so interesting–it’s lightweight, stays put, but isn’t trying. (Review here) Brow Stylist Definer A dupe for the … Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday: L’Oreal

Simple Kind to Skin Skincare

If you saw last week, I finished up my Neutrogena Bright Boost skincare earlier this month and now I’m moving on to trying Simple skincare. Why Simple? –Cruelty free –Made for sensitive skin –Hypoallergenic –Dermatologist tested –Non-comedogenic –Ophthalmologist-tested –Vegan –Affordable –Easily accessible –Good ingredients NO –Harsh chemicals –Artificial colors –Fragrance –Parabens –Drying alcohol –Animal derived ingredients Products  —Moisturizing Facial Wash —Smoothing Facial Scrub —Soothing Facial … Continue reading Simple Kind to Skin Skincare

Mascara Monday: Milani Highly Rated 10-in-1 Volume

Claims –Brilliant color and definition to every lash –Builds, lifts, and dramatizes for sky-high lashes in a single stroke –Protects and conditions without smudging, flaking, or clumping –Elite brush coats lashes from root to tip; has a tapered end that delivers sleek, even saturation and combs and separates to volumize and define Price –$9.99 at Ulta –$8.97 on Amazon –$8.99 at Target –$9.99 at Walgreens … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Milani Highly Rated 10-in-1 Volume

Neutrogena Bright Boost Wrap Up

I started using the Neutrogena Bright Boost line on January 1 and finished it up on June 5. You can read all the details of this line on my original post here. The products I used–Resurfacing Micro Polish, Illuminating Serum, Gel Cream, and Moisturizer with Sunscreen. Resurfacing Micro Polish –Very fine granules –Gentle –Can add more/less water to dilute/make more gentle –Skin feels clean and … Continue reading Neutrogena Bright Boost Wrap Up

Beauty Bite: Powders Volume II

Read Volume I here. No7 Lift & Luminate Triple Action Translucent Finishing Powder Claims–Sets makeup :: won’t cake or settle :: soft & silky feel :: 3 age-defying results- reduce appearance of fine lines, even out skin tone, and visibly smooth the skin :: leaves skin looking instantly smoother and more radiant Price–$12.99 at Walgreens, Target, no7beauty.com Shade Range–4 My shade–Translucent Pros–Cruelty free :: shade … Continue reading Beauty Bite: Powders Volume II

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

Mascara Monday: Maybelline Falsies Lash Lift

Claims –Dramatic volume –No clumps, smears, or flakes –Brush grabs lashes at the root to thicken, lift, and lengthen –Lash lift look without the cost or hassle –Thickens and extends lashes –Long, lifted lashes Price –$10.49 at Ulta, Walgreens –$8.98 on Amazon, Wal Mart –$8.99 at Target Shade Range –2 –My shade: Blackest Black Pros –Affordable –Cute packaging –Wand shape –Length –No flaking –Lashes held … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Maybelline Falsies Lash Lift

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

Beauty Bite: New Lippies

The drugstore has released lots of new lip formulas or reformulated and done a relaunch and of course I wanted to try all of them. Keep reading for reviews on these new products! Revlon Melting Glass Shine Claims–Moisturizing :: doesn’t feather or bleed :: mirror-like sheen :: buttery feel Price–$9.99 at Ulta and Target, and Walgreens :: $6.97 on Amazon Shade Range–25 My Shade–Fuchsia Gleam … Continue reading Beauty Bite: New Lippies