Mascara Monday: Sephora Collection Big By Definition

Claims–Long-wearing–Fuller-looking, well-defined lashes–Define & separate–Ultra-black–Easy to remove–Doesn’t clump, run, or flake Price–$12 at Sephora Shade Range–1, Ultra Black Pros–Affordable–Builds without clumping–Volume–No smudging–Easy to remove–Vegan–Length–Separation–No flaking Cons–Not cruelty free–No waterproof option–Availability–No shade variation Final Thoughts–Gives me the drama I want–Love the cute packaging–Full, long, separated lashes–Obvi only at Sephora–Awesome price and formula–Stayed in place all day–Natural bristle wand Primer:Lancome Cils Booster XL Continue reading Mascara Monday: Sephora Collection Big By Definition

Mascara Monday: Sephora Collection Size Up

Claims–Ultra-black–Long-lasting–Length–Buildable–Volume–Curling benefits Price–$12 at Sephora Shade Range–1, Ultra Black Pros–Affordable–Builds without clumping–Volume–Agree with all claims–Love the wand–No flaking–Vegan–Lengthening–Separation–Held a curl–Thickens lashes–No smudging–Easy to remove Cons–Not cruelty free–No waterproof option–No shade variation–Availability Final Thoughts–OBSESSED–I love dramatic lashes and that’s just what I got with this–Builds easily to give amazing length, volume, & separation–Natural bristle wand–Does everything it says–Stayed in place all day–Easy to remove Primer:Lancome Cils … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Sephora Collection Size Up

Foundation Friday: Sephora Collection Best Skin Ever

Claims–Medium-coverage–Natural-finish–Long wearing–Hydrates skin up to 12 hours–Infused with skincare benefits–Second-skin effect Price–$20 at Sephora Shade Range–50–My Shade: 03P Pros–Affordable–Packaging, pump!–Shade range–Fragrance free–Contains hyaluronic acid–Bottle is made from 30% recycled glass–Shade match for me–Buildable coverage–Agree with all claims–Didn’t cake with powder Cons–Not cruelty free Final Thoughts–Dry skin dream–Impressive shade range, formula, and price point–One layer is light coverage, two is medium–Hydrating–I don’t think oily skinned folks … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Sephora Collection Best Skin Ever

Best Eye & Lip Products $20 & Under

—MAC Fluidline, $19 —Anastasia BH Singles, $12 —Urban Decay Primer Potion Mini, $13 —Urban Decay Singles, $20 —MAC Singles, $17-20 —MAC Pigment Mini, $12 —Colour Pop Going Coconuts Palette, $12 —Tarte Lights, Camera, Lashes Mini, $12 —Benefit Roller Lash Mini, $12 —Lancome Monsieur Big Mini, $13 —Too Faced Better Than Sex Mini, $14 —Tarte Busy Gal Brow, $18 —Anastasia BH Dipbrow Gel, $20 —MAC Lip … Continue reading Best Eye & Lip Products $20 & Under

Beauty Bite: Powders Volume I

I will never stop buying and trying new powders. Powder and dry skin are a tricky combo. Not just any primer, foundation, and powder combination will do. I have some go-to products that I know work and I’d love to add some of these to the list. When trying these powders, I tested them for a few ways over a few days. I wanted to … Continue reading Beauty Bite: Powders Volume I

Foundation Friday: Sephora Collection 10 HR Wear Perfection

Claims –Oil free –Weightless –Buildable coverage –Blurs imperfections and conceals blemishes –Smooth and natural finish –Lasts up to 10 hours –Medium coverage Price –$20 —Sephora Shade Range –60 –My shade: 03 Pearl Pros –Affordable –Shade range –Oil free –Shade match for me –Packaging, pump! –Ingredients :: Vitamin E and hyaluronic acid –No mineral oil, parabens, fragrance –Buildable coverage –Didn’t cake with powder –Long lasting Cons … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Sephora Collection 10 HR Wear Perfection

Fair Skin Friday: Concealers

The second installment of #FairSkinFriday is all about concealers and the ones that work best for fair skin. The first installment was about bronzers and you can read that here. There is a shade match for me in all of the formulas I’m sharing below except the Makeup Revolution, but I just add a little white mixer and I’m good! NYX Gottcha Covered Concealer Do … Continue reading Fair Skin Friday: Concealers