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

Foundation Friday: Laura Mercier Silk Creme Moisturizing Photo Edition

Claims –Lasts up to 12 hours –Full coverage –Luminous, radiant foundation –Hydrating –Blends seamlessly –Comfortable on the skin Price –$48 for 1 oz at Sephora, Nordstrom, lauramercier.com Shade Range –16 –My shade: 1N0 Vanille Ivory Pros –Packaging –Fragrance free –Full coverage –Weigthless –Longwearing –No parabens or phthalates –Non-comedogenic –Easy to blend –Radiant finish –Buidable Cons –Expensive –Availability (online or specialty stores only) –Shade range –Cruelty … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Laura Mercier Silk Creme Moisturizing Photo Edition

Mascara Monday: CoverGirl Exhibitionist Uncensored

Claims –Ultra-volumizing –Full, defined lashes after 1 coat –Won’t smudge or flake –Infused with coconut and jojoba oils –All day, every day 24-hour formula –Show stopping volume Price –$7.99 at Target –$11.99 at Ulta –$7.94 on Amazon Shade Range –3 –My shade: Black Brown Pros –Waterproof option –Cruelty free –Sleek & chic packaging –Builds nicely –Lengthens –Separates –Doesn’t clump –No flaking or smudging Cons –Wand/bristles … Continue reading Mascara Monday: CoverGirl Exhibitionist Uncensored

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

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