Black Friday Haul

Things got a little out of control on Black Friday. There were so many good sales and I am weak. This haul is brought to you by Afterpay and poor decisions. I got all of these items on sale so Olive & June—Bold & Unshaken—Besties—Yes Please—XOXO Kimchi Chic Beauty—Get Glow Highlighter 03—Blush 04—Contour 01—Puff, Puff, Pass Powder 03—Pot De Creme 01—The Most Concealer 01 Nordstrom—MAC … Continue reading Black Friday Haul

Urban Decay All Nighter Ultra Glow Primer & Setting Spray

There’s a reason the Urban Decay All Nighter products have such a cult following–they work. They really extend the wear of makeup. I reviewed the original All Nighter Face Primer here and I’ve been a big fan of the setting spray for years. When I saw they were releasing a glow version, I had to have it. My dry skin loves anything and everything that … Continue reading Urban Decay All Nighter Ultra Glow Primer & Setting Spray

Foundation Friday: Rare Beauty Liquid Touch Weightless

Claims–Weightless–Buildable, medium-to-full coverage–Natural finish–Easy to blend–No clogging or caking–Clams and nourishes skin–Longwear–Evens out skintone–Hide the look of pores–Mess-free doe-foot applicator Price–$29 at Sephora, rarebeauty.com for 1.0 oz Shade Range–48–My shade:: 110N Pros–Sleek packaging–Shade range–Cruelty free–Vegan–Non comedogenic (won’t clog pores)–Easy to blend–Buildable coverage–Weightless–Lasted all day–Natural, slightly radiant finish–Fair price Cons–Sephora exclusive Final Thoughts—The Rare Impact Fund was launched alongside the beauty product launch and I love … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Rare Beauty Liquid Touch Weightless

Foundation Friday: Pat McGrath Skin Fetish Sublime Perfection

Images via Google Claims –Long-wearing –Sheer to medium coverage –Enhance radiance and skin luminosity –Fight appearance of wrinkles –Smooth and blur the appearance of fine lines, pores, and imperfections Price –$68 at Sephora –1.18 oz Shade Range –36 –My shade: Light 1 Pros –Shade range –Paraben free –Packaging, pump! –Buildable –Shade match for me –Easy to blend –Longwearing –Love the finish :: it’s a nice … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Pat McGrath Skin Fetish Sublime Perfection

Foundation Friday: Bite Beauty Changemaker Supercharged Micellar

Claims –Natural finish –Medium, buildable coverage –Creamy –Longwearing –Micellar technology mimics skin texture for a natural, flawless finish Price –$39.50 for 1.0 oz —Sephora, bitebeauty.com Shade Range –32 –My shade: L10 Pros –Vegan –Cruelty free –Gluten free –Clean at Sephora –No sulfates, phthalates, or parabens –Buildable, medium coverage –Easy to blend –Shade match for me –Lightweight on the skin Cons –Expensive –Shade range (need more … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Bite Beauty Changemaker Supercharged Micellar

Mascara Monday: Lilly Lashes Triple X

Claims –Maximum lash definition –X-tra lengthening, volumizing, and bold –Defines and coats each and every lash Price –$24 —Sephora, Ulta, lillylashes.com Shade Range –1 :: Black Pros –Love the wand –Super black pigment –Length –Volume –Can build up without clumping or flaking –Can feel the wand grab and coat each lash –Doesn’t clump, smudge, or flake Cons –Availability –Expensive –No waterproof option Final Thoughts I’ve … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Lilly Lashes Triple X

Foundation Friday: Kat Von D True Portrait

  Images are from Google Claims –Lightweight –Medium coverage –Liquid-to-powder formula –Matte finish –Longwear –Won’t clog pores –Ideal for normal to oily skin Price –$36 for 1.0 oz —Sephora, katvondbeauty.com Shade Range –40 –My shade: Light 002 Pros –Vegan –Cruelty free –Interesting/innovative formula and packaging –Shade range –Buildable coverage –Lasted all day –Lives up to all claims Cons –Expensive –Availability :: Sephora or online only … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Kat Von D True Portrait