Foundation Friday: Shiseido Synchro Skin Self-Refreshing

Claims–Weightless–Long wearing, lasts up to 24 hours–Adapts to skin tone & texture–Synchronizes with skin and self-refreshes non-stop for a just applied, flawless finish look Price–$47 at Sephora, Nordstrom, shiseido.com for 1.0 oz Shade Range–30–My shade: 110 Alabaster Pros–SPF 30–Shade range–Sulfate, paraben, phthalate free–Packaging, pump!–Easy to blend–Full coverage with one layer–Didn’t cake when set with powder–Lightweight–Skin looked smooth and flawless–Lasted all day–Lives up to all claims … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Shiseido Synchro Skin Self-Refreshing

Foundation Friday: Neutrogena Hydro Boost Hydrating Stick

Claims –Dewy finish –Buildable, medium coverage –Blends effortlessly –Normal to dry skin types –Can be used to conceal, cover, and contour Price –$14.99 at Target –$13.50 on Amazon –$16.99 at Walgreens and neutrogena.com Shade Range –8 –My shade: 10 Classic Ivory Pros –Contains hyaluronic acid Cons –Expensive –Not cruelty free –Shade range –Hard to blend –No shade match for me –Coverage isn’t buildable Final Thoughts … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Neutrogena Hydro Boost Hydrating Stick

2019 Foundation Recap

I reviewed 42 foundations this year!! Foundation reviews are my top favorite posts to write and create. I get asked how I afford to buy all of these foundations and I damn sure don’t make enough money to spend money on 42 foundations. My secret–samples at Sephora! If it’s a drugstore product, I normally just buy it and if it sucks, I’m just SOL. I … Continue reading 2019 Foundation Recap

Foundation Friday: Juvia’s Place Shade Stick

Claims –Full coverage –Creamy –Long lasting –Weightless –Glides on seamlessly –Covers imperfection –Provide radiance to the skin Price –$16 —Ulta, juviasplace.com Shade Range –30 –My shade: Aberdeen Pros –Shade range –Shade match for me –Paraben, sulfate, phthalate free –Full coverage with 1 layer –Affordable –Easy to blend with brush or sponge –Weightless on the skin –Didn’t cake when set with powder –Lasts all day –Lives … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Juvia’s Place Shade Stick

Foundation Friday: Maybelline SuperStay Multi-Use Stick

Claims –Cream-to-matte finish –Conceal, contour,¬† highlight, and cover –Up to 24 hour wear Price –$11.99 at Ulta –$11.99 at Walgreens –$8.49 at Target –$11.99 at maybelline.com –$9.98 at Wal Mart –0.25 oz :: comparison Anastasia Beverly Hills Foundation stick is $20 for 0.32 oz Shade Range –16 –My shade: 102 Fair Porcelain Pros –Creamy –Full coverage –Doesn’t look too matte or cakey on my dry … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Maybelline SuperStay Multi-Use Stick

Foundation Friday: BareMinerals Complexion Rescue Hydrating Stick

Claims –Medium, buildable coverage –Easy to blend –All day wear –Lightweight, not cakey –Radiant finish –Water-based –Use as a foundation, contour, and concealer Price –$32 —Ulta, Sephora, bareminerals.com Shade Range –20 –My shade: Opal Pros –SPF 25 –Convenient, nice heavy packaging –Cruelty free –Vegan –No sulfates, parabens, phthalates, mineral oil –Non-comedogenic –Protects against pollution, environmental aggressors, heavy metals, and blue light –Made with over 30% … Continue reading Foundation Friday: BareMinerals Complexion Rescue Hydrating Stick

Foundation Friday: Milani Conceal + Perfect Stick

Claims –Full coverage –Blends seamlessly –Transfer-proof –Natural matte finish –Lasts up to 12 hours –Waterproof Price –$9.99 at milanicosmetics.com Shade Range –20 –My shade: 200 Porcelain Pros –Affordable –Cruelty free –Buildable coverage Cons –No shade match for me :: lightest shade too dark and too yellow –Difficult to blend –Not very creamy, tugged at the skin going on –Broke up in certain areas of my … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Milani Conceal + Perfect Stick

Foundation Friday: Wet n Wild Photo Focus Stick

Claims –Long-lasting coverage –Semi-matte finish –Infused with Argan and Sunflower Seed oils for intense moisture and seamless blendability Price –$5.99 at Target, Walgreens, wetnwildbeauty.com Shade Range –21 –My shade: Alabaster Pros –Affordable –Shade match for me –Gluten free –Talc free –Fragrance free –Buildable coverage –Cruelty free –Vegan Cons –SUPER tacky so you have to set it –Cakey –Clung to dry patches –Not very creamy, tugged … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Wet n Wild Photo Focus Stick

Foundation Friday: 2018 Recap

Wet n Wild Photo Focus –Full review here —LOVE elf Flawless Finish –Full review here —MEH (don’t love, don’t hate) Rimmel Lasting Finish 25 HR Breathable –Full review here —LOVE Paula’s Choice Anti-Aging Serum Foundation –Full review here —NOPE¬†(horrible on my dry skin) LA Girl Pro Matte –Full review here —LOVE Makeup Revolution Fast Base Stick –Full review here —LOVE (no shade match for me … Continue reading Foundation Friday: 2018 Recap

Foundation Friday: Colour Pop No Filter Stick

Y’all know I love some Colour Pop and almost lost my mind when I saw they were releasing a stick foundation. I love a stick foundation because they’re super quick and easy to use. I did not like the liquid No Filter Foundation, review here, so I was a little hesitant about this, but of course I had to buy it and try it anyway. … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Colour Pop No Filter Stick