Morphe

About –Started in 2008 in Los Angeles –For those looking for killer makeup without killing their wallet –Started with brushes and expanded into color cosmetics –“Blend the rules” –Cruelty free –Available at Morphe stores, morphe.com, Ulta Best Product: Continuous Setting Mist  Underrated Product: Micro Brow Pencil Buy: All things eye related Pass: Liquid lipsticks Improve: — Tried —Continuous Setting Mist –Various brushes –Various sponges —Jaclyn … Continue reading Morphe

Speed Reviews: Volume VII

Morphe The Big Lash Primer–Claims—Ingredients known to condition :: preps lashes for larger than life volume :: amplifies the effects and color intensity of mascara–Price–$10 at Ulta, morphe.com–Pros—Affordable :: cruelty free :: agree with all claims :: can see a visible difference in lashes with this :: separates and elongates lashes for mascara application–Cons—Availability–Final—LOVE :: LOreal Mascara Primer is the primer that I measure against … Continue reading Speed Reviews: Volume VII

Foundation Friday: Tools

A flawless foundation routine can quite difficult to nail down. Finding the right tone, shade, and formula is hard enough and then you have to factor in base products, tools, powder, etc. All of the aforementioned really determine how well your foundation will perform. I use both brushes and sponges. As a general rule of thumb, brushes provide more coverage while sponges tend to sheer … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Tools

Best Complexion Products $20 & Under

—NYX Angel Veil, $16 —Smashbox Primerizer Mini, $15 —Urban Decay All Nighter Complexion Primer Mini, $16 —Tarte Timeless Smoothing Primer Mini, $19 —Too Faced Hangover Rx Mini, $17 —Colour Pop Pretty Fresh Hyaluronic Hydrating Primer, $12 —Smashbox Vitamin Glow Primer Mini, $15 —Ofra Northern Lights Illuminating Primer, $20 —Makeup Revolution Conceal & Define Full Coverage, $12 —Catrice HD Liquid Coverage, $11 —Physicians Formula Silk Elixir, … Continue reading Best Complexion Products $20 & Under

Best Complexion Products $10 & Under

—elf Mineral Infused, $6-10—Catrice Prime & Fine Poreless Blur, $8—Catrice Prime & Fine Aqua Fresh Hydro, $8—Hard Candy Sheer Envy Hydrating Primer Mist, $6 —Maybelline Matte + Poreless, $7.99—Milani Conceal + Perfect Foundation + Concealer, $9.99—LA Girl Pro Matte, $8.99—Hard Candy Glamoflauge Full-Cover, $6—Maybelline SuperStay Full Coverage Liquid, $9.99—Maybelline SuperStay Full Coverage Powder, $8.99—Revlon ColorStay Normal/Dry, Normal/Oily, $9.99 —LOreal Infallible Full Wear, $9.98—CoverGirl Undercover, $7.99—Moprhe … Continue reading Best Complexion Products $10 & Under

Morphe Fluidity Full-Coverage Concealer

Claims –16 hour long wear –Sweat proof –Transfer-resistant –Full coverage –Soft matte formula –Conceal & brighten Price –$9 —Ulta, morphebrushes.com Shade Range  –31 –My shade: C1.15 –Bright white option Pros –Fragrance free –Paraben free –Ophthalmologist tested –Love the applicator shade, paddle shape –Easy to blend –Held up all day –Worked with my corrector and powder –Affordable –Shade range and tones –Cruelty free –Shade match for … Continue reading Morphe Fluidity Full-Coverage Concealer

Foundation Friday: Morphe Fluidity Full-Coverage

Claims –Long-wearing –Sweat proof –Water-resistant –Full-coverage –Transfer resistant –Great for all skin types Price –$18 for 1.0 oz at Ulta & morphebrushes.com Shade Range –60 –My shade: F1.10 Fairest with Neutral Undertones Pros –Affordable –Oil free –Paraben free –Full coverage –Long lasting –Wasn’t too matte for my dry skin –Didn’t cake on my dry skin –Fragrance free –Shade range and tones –Cruelty free –Shade match … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Morphe Fluidity Full-Coverage