Mascara Monday: Diorshow Pump ‘N’ Volume HD

Claims –Instant XXL volume –Clump-free lashes that appear thicker and multiplied –Enriched with Vitamin B and cotton extract to strengthen and protect alshes –Gently styled, separated lashes –Squeeze the tube to soften the formula and coat the brush Price –$29.50 —Sephora, Dior, Nordstrom Shade Range –3 Pros –Innovative packaging –Shade range –Lengthened –Separated –No flaking or smudging –Lashes held a curl Cons –Expensive –No waterproof … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Diorshow Pump ‘N’ Volume HD

Mascara Monday: Tarte Big Ego

Mascara Monday on Tuesday because yesterday was a holiday and I forgot to post so here we are. Claims –Lifts lashes –Brush delivers maximum pigment load –Builds without clumping –Plant powered to condition and nurture lash hair –Fully loaded flutter for up to 16 hours Price –$12 mini –$23 full size —Sephora, Ulta, tartecosmetics.com Shade Range –1 :: Ultra Black Pros –Length and lift –Vegan … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Tarte Big Ego

Mascara Monday: It Cosmetics Lash Blowout Volumizing

  Claims –Biotin infused formula –No clumps or flakes –Blowout lift, volume, and drama that lasts –Super black pigment –Specially designed wand with microspheres to catch all lashes to separate, lift, and volumize –19x volume Price –$25 —Ulta, itcosmetics.com, qvc.com, Sephora Shade Range –1 :: super black Pros –Packaging –Cruelty free –Ingredients :: biotin, to promote stronger, healthier hair –Soft grip for easy application and … Continue reading Mascara Monday: It Cosmetics Lash Blowout Volumizing

Foundation Friday: Cover Fx Power Play

Claims –Longwearing –Full coverage –Transfer proof –Sweatproof –Matte finish –Won’t oxidize –Shine control Price –$44 for 1.18 oz —Sephora, coverfx.com Shade Range –40 –My shade: N0 Pros –Cruelty free –Vegan –Gluten free –Shade match for me –Building coverage, full coverage with 2 layers –Shade range –Didn’t cake or cling to dryness –No parabéns or phthalates Cons –Expensive –Looks a little powdery when set Final Thoughts … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Cover Fx Power Play

Mascara Monday: Stila HUGE Extreme Lash

Claims –Instantly coat every lash –Lightweight –Volumizing –Apply multiple coats without feeling clumpy or crunchy –Build volume, length, and curl –Lash conditioning polymers for a glossy look Price –$23 –$12 mini at stilacosmetics.com —Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, stilacosmetics.com Shade Range –1 :: Black Pros –Holds a curl –Volume –Lengthens –Separates –No smudging –No flaking –Cruelty free Cons –Expensive –Only 1 shade –No waterproof option Final Thoughts … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Stila HUGE Extreme Lash

Foundation Friday: Marc Jacobs Re(marc)able Full Cover

Images from Google Claims –Instant full coverage –Soft, matte finish –Up to 24 hour wear –Gold mica for radiance –Ingredients to improve blendability Price –$55 for 0.75 oz —Sephora, marcjacobsbeauty.com Shade Range –22 –My shade: Ivory Light 10 Pros –Cruelty free –No parabéns, phthalates, or mineral oil –Full coverage with 1 layer –Lightweight –Longlasting –Worked on my dry skin Cons –No shade match for me … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Marc Jacobs Re(marc)able Full Cover

Mascara Monday: Clinique High Impact

Claims –Lusher, plusher, bolder lashes –Kicks up the volume and length Price –$19 at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, clinique.com Shade Range –2 –Waterproof option Pros –Allergy tested –Ophthalmologist tested –Fragrance free –Safe for sensitive eyes –Length –Separation –Volume –No parabens –No phthalates Cons –Not cruelty free –Not much volume Final Thoughts This one is just ok. I need to pair it with a more volumizing mascara … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Clinique High Impact