Mascara Monday: Stila Magnum XXX

Claims –Creamy –Non-clumping –Holds a curl –Leaves lashes shiny & thick –Dramatic black color payoff –Conditions lashes Price –$23 at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom –$12 mini at Ulta Shade Range –1 Pros –Packaging, cute & chic –Cruelty free –Love the brush shape –Length –Volume –Separation –No flaking –No smudging –Held a curl –Mini size for travel/testing Cons –Expensive Final Thoughts I got this as a sample, … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Stila Magnum XXX

Mascara Monday: Lorac Pro + Fiber

Claims –Buildable –Volumizing –Lengthening –Helps lashes curl up, look longer, distinctly lusher and instantly fuller –PRO brush easily grabs each lash from root to tip and corner to corner for a luxurious, faux-lash look –Loaded with nylon fibers that cling to your lashes like mini extensions Price –$24 at Ulta, Nordstrom, Kohl’s, lorac.com Shade Range –1 Pros –Didn’t flake or smuge –Wand shape –Ophthalmologist tested … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Lorac Pro + Fiber

Top 10 Tuesday: Too Faced

Hangover 3-in-1 Replenishing Primer & Setting Spray I love that this is a multi-use product. It’s the perfect hydrating base, sets makeup, and you can use to refresh makeup during the day. It also smells amazing. There’s a travel size too. Better Than Sex Mascara There’s a reason this is one of the best selling mascaras in the US. It’s good. I did a full … Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday: Too Faced

Mascara Monday: SeneGence Lash Sense Volume Intense

Claims –Separate, lift, coat, and curl each lash to volumized perfection –Formula extends lashes for 3D intensity and dramatic volume –Ingredients to help strengthen, moisturize, and prevent brittle lashes –Buildable smooth application –Humidity and smudge resistant Price –$28 on senegence.com Shade Range –2 Pros –Pretty gold packaging –Love the wand shape :: tapered/pointed end allows you to get in the inner corners without making a … Continue reading Mascara Monday: SeneGence Lash Sense Volume Intense

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

Mascara Monday: Revlon So Fierce

Claims –Wand grips each lash from root to tip –Over-the-top length and volume –Glossy jet black formula that builds –Clump free –Smudge proof –Flake free Price –$8.99 at Ulta –$6.97 at Wal Mart –$6.99 at Target –$8.09 at Walgreens Shade Range –3 –My shade: Blackened Brown Pros –Affordable –Easily accessible –No flaking –No smudging –Separation –Length –Volume –Didn’t clump Cons –Not cruelty free –No waterproof … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Revlon So Fierce

Top 10 Tuesday: Maybelline

Y’all know I love an alliteration post title/series so next up–Top 10 Tuesday. Every other-ish Tuesday, I’m going to be sharing my Top 10 favorite products from different brands. I’m including makeup and skincare from affordable, drugstore, and high end brands. I hope y’all will enjoy these series as I had so much fun planning and creating it. Instant Age Rewind Eraser Dark Circle Treatment … Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday: Maybelline