Best Balms, Treatments, Oils, & Stains

LOreal Rouge Matte Lip Stain NYX #thisiseverything Lip Oil elf Hydrating Core Lip Shine LOreal Shiny Lip Stain Colour Pop Glossy Lip Stain Rosebud Perfume Co Minted Rose Lip Balm Ulta Juice Infused Lip Oil Kopari Coconut Lip Glossy Buxom Power-full Plump Clinique Almost Lipstick Tarte Maracuja Juicy Lip Balm Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment NARS Afterglow Lip Balm Laneige Lip Glowy Balm Tarte SEA Quench … Continue reading Best Balms, Treatments, Oils, & Stains

Buxom Power-full Plump Lip Balm

Claims–Visibly plumping–Moisturizing–Reacts with your lips’ pH for a custom shade Price–$18 at Ulta, Sephora, Amazon, Buxom, Nordstrom Shade Range–4 Pros–No parabens, mineral oil–Creamy–Perfect amount of pigmentation–Cruelty free–Hydrating–Wear time Cons–No noticeable plumping–Large bullet size–Price Final Thoughts–My favorite lip balm formula–Pricey but worth it–Glide on with ease and moisturize the lips–Not long wearing, but the wear time is impressive for a lip balm–Perfect lip product for no … Continue reading Buxom Power-full Plump Lip Balm

NARS Afterglow Lip Balm

Claims–Hydrating–Nourish and protect lips–Long-lasting comfort–Shine and hint of tint–Sheer coverage Price–$28 at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, NARS Shade Range–3 at Ulta–8 at Sephora–9 at NARS–6 at Nordstrom–My Shades: Orgasm, Hidden Pleasures, Laguna Pros–Shade range–Hydrating–Paraben free–Fragrance free–Comfortable–Perfect hint of color–Alcohol free–Mini option for travel/testing Cons–Price–Not cruelty free–Availability Final Thoughts–These aren’t cheap, but I LOVE the formula and there’s not a cheaper option/dupe (IMO)–The shade Orgasm never leaves … Continue reading NARS Afterglow Lip Balm

Best Liquid Lipsticks

NYX Lip Lingerie NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream Maybelline SuperStay Matte Ink LOreal Infallible Pro Matte NYX Shine Loud Flower Beauty Miracle Matte Sephora Collection Cream Lip Stain Kylie Cosmetics Matte Jaclyn Cosmetics Lip Cushion Anastasia Beverly Hills Liquid KVD Everlasting Jaclyn Cosmetics Poutspoken Ofra Long Lasting MAC Powder Kiss BareMinerals GenNude Stila Stay All Day Continue reading Best Liquid Lipsticks

KVD Epic Kiss Nourishing Vegan Butter Lipsticks

Claims–High-pigment color–Gives lips a smooth, full look–Bold-yet-wearable shades–Hydrating–Comfortable, shiny finish Price–$15 mini–$22 full size—Ulta, Sephora, KVD Shade Range–3 mini–15 full size–My Shades: Lolita, Shedefined, Zine Queen, and Role Breaker Pros–Cruelty free–Minis for travel/testing–Packaging, sleek & made from 80% recycled materials–Creamy–Hydrating–Longwearing–Vegan–Shade range–Pigmented–Agree with all claims–Comfortable Cons–Only a few shades available in the mini size–Availability–Price Final Thoughts–LOVE this formula–Does everything it claims–Love the shades that came in … Continue reading KVD Epic Kiss Nourishing Vegan Butter Lipsticks

Best Bullet Lipsticks

I’m declaring September {{ Lipstick Month }} on the Hannah Hardy so all posts this month will be lip related. Get excited. Wet n Wild Matte Milani Bold Color Statement Matte Maybelline Color Sensational Maybelline Color Sensational Matte Revlon Super Lustrous LOreal Colour Riche Creamy Matte Milani Color Statement NYX Suede Matte Milani Color Fetish Matte Maybelline SuperStay Ink Crayon Revlon Super Lustrous Glass Shine … Continue reading Best Bullet Lipsticks

Mascara Monday: MACStack Mascara Mega

Claims–Continuously buildable–Infinite layers of volume and length–Flake resistant–Clump-resistant formula–24-hour wear Price–$28 at Ulta, Nordstrom, MAC–$16 mini Shade Range–1, Black Pros–Length–Separation–Agree with all claims–No flaking–Easy to remove–Volume–Builds without clumping–Mini for travel/testing–No smudging Cons–Price–Not cruelty free–Availability–No waterproof option–No shade variation Final Thoughts–This mascara is EVERYTHING–Went viral on TikTok and it is worth the hype–Plastic bristle wand–Does everything it claims–Builds and builds without clumping, my lashes were a … Continue reading Mascara Monday: MACStack Mascara Mega

Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Matte Setting Powder

Claims–Extends makeup wear for up to 24 hours–Matte, shine-free finish–Diminish the look of pores and imperfections–Waterproof–Smudgeproof–Sweatproof–No flashback Price–$37 at Sephora Shade Range–6–My Shade: 1.0 Vanilla Pros–Finely milled–Sets makeup without caking–Shine-free–Smoothing–No flashback–Makeup lasted all day Cons–Price–Packaging–Not cruelty free Final Thoughts–Wasn’t sure that this would work on my normal/dry skin because of the mattifying claims, but I saw Kelly Strack using it and she also has dry … Continue reading Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Matte Setting Powder