Foundation Friday: NARS All Day Luminous Weightless

Claims –Oil free –Weightless –Neutralizes discoloration –Lasts up to 16 hours –Full, matte coverage –Water, sweat, and oil resistant Price –$49 at Sephora, Nordstrom  –1.0 oz Shade Range –20 –My shade: Siberia Pros –Packaging, pump! –Ingredients :: Vitamins A, C, & E –Gluten free –No mineral oil, parabens, sulfates –Full coverage -Matte but not flat –Weightless Cons –Didn’t blend/sit well on my nose and between … Continue reading Foundation Friday: NARS All Day Luminous Weightless

Foundation Friday: Charlotte Tilbury Airbush Flawless Longwear

Images via Google Claims –Longlasting –Weightless –Hydrating –Sweat-proof –Humidity-proof –Waterproof –Transfer-resistant –Flawless, poreless complexion –Reduce appearance of wrinkles Price –$44 for 1.0 oz —Sephora, Nordstrom, charlottetilbury.com Shade Range –44 –My shade- 1 Cool Pros –Cruelty free –Shade range –Packaging, pump! –Vegan –Full coverage –Not flat matte –Easy to blend Cons –Expensive –Availability –Oxidizes –Not long lasting, broke up on my nose and chin –Emphasized pores … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Charlotte Tilbury Airbush Flawless Longwear

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

Colour Pop Pretty Fresh Hyaluornic Creamy Concealer

Claims –Full coverage –Natural, fresh finish –Hydrates the skin –Lasts all day –Ideal for all skin types Price –$9 at Ulta, colourpop.com Shade Range –30 –My shade: Fair 05W Pros –Oil free –Full coverage –Affordable –Shade range –Ingredients :: hyaluronic acid, coconut water –Hydrating –Easy to blend –Doesn’t cake with powder Cons –Accessibility :: Ulta stores or online only Final Thoughts I love the No … Continue reading Colour Pop Pretty Fresh Hyaluornic Creamy Concealer

Tati Beauty Blendiful

Claims –Designed to seamlessly apply & soften liquid and powder products –Save product & time –No harsh lines –Soft textured fabric tool Price  –$18 for 2 sponges (1 Blendiful + 1 Baby Blendiful) at tatibeauty.com Pros –Cruelty free –Affordable –Innovative product –All in one complexion tool –Works with liquid, cream, and powder –Smaller size is perfect to put in your purse for touch ups –Easy … Continue reading Tati Beauty Blendiful

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

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

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

Mask Monday: Tarte Tight & Bright Clay Multi-Mask

Claims  –Clay :: tighten pores; treat blemishes and blackheads; polish away dead skin cells to treat flakes and uneven skin tone without over drying –Gel :: calm redness and inflammation; boosts clarity and circulation; supple, soft, and energized look Price –$40 at Sephora, tartecosmetics.com –$24 mini Pros –Cruelty free –Vegan –Hypoallergenic –Dermatologist tested –No parabéns or phthalates –Convenient 2-in-1 packaging –Clay :: exfoliates, skin felt … Continue reading Mask Monday: Tarte Tight & Bright Clay Multi-Mask