Foundation Friday: BareMinerals BarePro Performance Wear Powder

Claims –12 hour long wear –Breathable –Matte without caked on feel –Non-comedogenic –Hypoallergenic –Glam coverage –Formulated with 90% vitamins and minerals –Customizable coverage –Non acnegenic –Airbrushed finish –Medium to full, buildable coverage –Improve skin clarity, reduce pore size & appearance, and control shine Price –$32 at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, and bareminerals.com Shade Range –35 –My shade: Porcelain 05 Pros –Shade range –Non-comedogenic –Dermatologist tested –Vegan … Continue reading Foundation Friday: BareMinerals BarePro Performance Wear Powder

Foundation Friday: Revolution Pro Full Cover Camouflage

Claims –Highly pigmented –Maximum coverage –Waterproof –Long-wearing –Non-transferable –Natural looking finish Price –$6.86 at revolutionbeauty.com Shade Range –18 –My Shade: F0.5 Pros –Affordable –Packaging –Shade match for me –Long lasting –Shade match for me –Cruelty free –Vegan –Full coverage –Thicker formula, but not heavy on the skin Cons –Online only –Shade range Final Thoughts I bought this to use as a mixer for more medium/light … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Revolution Pro Full Cover Camouflage

Foundation Friday: Pat McGrath Skin Fetish Sublime Perfection

Images via Google Claims –Long-wearing –Sheer to medium coverage –Enhance radiance and skin luminosity –Fight appearance of wrinkles –Smooth and blur the appearance of fine lines, pores, and imperfections Price –$68 at Sephora –1.18 oz Shade Range –36 –My shade: Light 1 Pros –Shade range –Paraben free –Packaging, pump! –Buildable –Shade match for me –Easy to blend –Longwearing –Love the finish :: it’s a nice … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Pat McGrath Skin Fetish Sublime Perfection

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

Foundation Friday: YSL All Hours Full Coverage Matte SPF 20

Images are from Google Claims –Natural matte –Up to 24 hour wear –Blurs the look of pores, lines, and wrinkles –Buildable, full coverage –Weightless, skincare enriched formula –Eliminates shine, evens skin tone, conceals blemishes, dark spots, and redness without fading, flaking, drying, or caking for up to 24 hours Price –$54 for 0.84 oz —Nordstrom, Sephora, yslbeautyus.com Shade Range –40 –My shade: B05 Milk Pros … Continue reading Foundation Friday: YSL All Hours Full Coverage Matte SPF 20

Foundation Friday: Charlotte Tilbury Magic

Images via Google Claims –Long lasting –Medium, buildable coverage –Demi-matte finish –“Miracle in a bottle” –Weightless Price –$44 for 1.0 oz —Sephora, Nordstrom, charlottetilbury.com Shade Range –20 –My shade: 0 Pros –Cruelty free –SPF 15 –Shade match for me –Ingredients :: Vitamin C, antioxidants, concentrated mushroom extract, hyaluronic acid –Easy to blend –Buildable –Full coverage –Long lasting Cons –Expensive –Shade range Final Thoughts I got … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Charlotte Tilbury Magic

Laura Mercier Flawless Fusion Ultra Longwear Concealer

Claims –All day wear and hydration –Medium to full coverage –Perfects, hydrates, and blurs –Looks and feels like a second skin –Transfer, wear, sweat, and humidity proof –Weightless and natural feel –Up to 12 hours of crease-resistant wear –Soft focus effect Price –$29 at Sephora, Ulta, Nordstrom, lauramercier.com Shade Range –22 –My shade: 0.5N Pros –No parabens or sulfates –Full coverage –Doesn’t crease –Hydrating –Easy … Continue reading Laura Mercier Flawless Fusion Ultra Longwear Concealer

Foundation Friday: Bite Beauty Changemaker Supercharged Micellar

Claims –Natural finish –Medium, buildable coverage –Creamy –Longwearing –Micellar technology mimics skin texture for a natural, flawless finish Price –$39.50 for 1.0 oz —Sephora, bitebeauty.com Shade Range –32 –My shade: L10 Pros –Vegan –Cruelty free –Gluten free –Clean at Sephora –No sulfates, phthalates, or parabens –Buildable, medium coverage –Easy to blend –Shade match for me –Lightweight on the skin Cons –Expensive –Shade range (need more … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Bite Beauty Changemaker Supercharged Micellar

Makeup Revolution Conceal & Define Infinite XL Concealer

Claims –Crease proof –20% more pigment and 20% more coverage –Full coverage –Natural, second skin finish –Multi-use :: contouring, targeted concealing –16 hour wear Price –$10 at Ulta (XL size) –$10 on revolutionbeauty.com for XL size (9 ml) –$8 on revolutionbeauty.com for smaller size (5 ml) Shade Range –17 at Ulta –60 on revolutionbeauty.com –My shade: C1 Pros –Affordable –Formulated with niacinamide –Full coverage –Easy … Continue reading Makeup Revolution Conceal & Define Infinite XL Concealer

Foundation Friday: Ulta Effortless Effect

Claims –Medium coverage –Natural, effortless finish –Just the right amount of coverage –Skin loving ingredients Price –$16 for 1.0 oz at Ulta Shade Range –26 –My shade: Fair Cool Pros –Vegan –Cruelty free –Ingredients: hyaluronic acid, Vitamin E –Packaging –Shade range –Buildable coverage –Easy to blend –Fair cool was a perfect shade match for me –No flashback Cons –Pores emphasized –Broke up –Caked up in … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Ulta Effortless Effect