Mask Monday: Farmacy Bright On

Claims –Brighten & detox by removing build up and impurities –Visibly improve the appearance of skin texture and tone Price –$38 for 1.0 oz —Sephora, beautylish.com, farmacybeauty.com Pros –Good for all skin types –No parabéns, sulfates, phthalates –Clean beauty product –Cruelty free –Made my skin feel soft and supple –Ingredients :: Vitamin C, kaolin, AHAs, aloe, bentonite –As you massage it into the skin, it … Continue reading Mask Monday: Farmacy Bright On

Catrice One Drop Coverage Weightless Concealer

Claims –Full coverage –Long-lasting –Moisturizes while correcting the appearance of dark circles and imperfections –Sweat-resistant Price –$6.99 for 0.23 oz –Ulta, catricecosmetics.com Shade Range –4 at Ulta –8 at catricecosmetics.com –My shade: 003 Porcelain Pros –Hyaluronic acid –Vegan –Cruelty free –Full coverage –Easy to blend –Didn’t settle/crease –Affordable –Little goes a long way Cons –Shade range –Lightest shade too dark for me Final Thoughts The … Continue reading Catrice One Drop Coverage Weightless Concealer

Mask Monday: GlamGlow 60 Second Instamud Pore Refining Treatment

Claims –Refines pores and evens skintone –Leaves skin soft and smooth in as little as 60 seconds –Energize and invigorate while it perfects your complexion Price –$42 —Nordstrom, Sephora, glamglow.com Pros –No parabéns or phthalates –Pretty color and packaging –Works in 60 seconds –Tickle/tingle feeling –Left skin soft and smooth –Really only need to leave it on for a minute –Ingredients: bentonite, kaolin, aloe vera, … Continue reading Mask Monday: GlamGlow 60 Second Instamud Pore Refining Treatment

Foundation Friday: Urban Decay Stay Naked Weightless

Images from Google Claims –Buildable, medium coverage –Matte finish –Lasts up to 24 hours –Waterproof –Minimize the appearance of pores Price –$39 for 1.0 oz –Ulta, Sephora, urbandecay.com Shade Range –50 –My shade: 10NN Pros –Vegan –Shade match for me –Cruelty free –Buildable –Packaging, pump! –Shade range (9 intensities, 3 master-tones, 7 undertones) –10NN perfect match for me –Full coverage with 2 layers –Easy to … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Urban Decay Stay Naked Weightless

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