Foundation Friday: Foundation Fixers

Today’s post is all about how to make almost any foundation work for you and your skin type. The foundation you chose is important, but there are other factors that can determine how your foundation applies, looks, and wears and those things are 1. Skincare/prep2. Mix-Ins3. Setting Spray I don’t do much skincare in the mornings. Mainly because I’m lazy and always running behind, but … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Foundation Fixers

5 Irreplaceable Products

These are 5 products that are in my collection at all times. I can’t live without them and I don’t hear people talking about them. Y’all need to stop sleeping on these products! Makeup Revolution Conceal & Define Full Coverage Foundation –$12 at Ulta –F0.5 is my perfect, spot on shade match –Long lasting –Buildable, full coverage (you can sheer it out depending on how … Continue reading 5 Irreplaceable Products

Huda Beauty/Wishful Skin

About–Started in 2013 by beauty blogger Huda Kattan–Started with eyelashes–Huda launched Wishful Skin in 2020–Sold at Sephora, hudabeauty.com Best Product: The Overachiever Concealer Underrated Product: Tantour Buy: Eyeshadows (liquid and palettes)Pass: Lip Products Improve: Less scented products Tried—Lip Contour Matte Pencil—Liquid Matte Lipstick—Power Bullet Matte Lipstick—Matte & Metal Melted Shadows—Nude Obsessions Eyeshadow Palette (9 pan)—Tantour—The Overachiever Concealer–Original #FauxFilter Full Coverage Foundation—Wishful Yo Glow Enzyme Scrub—Wishful … Continue reading Huda Beauty/Wishful Skin

GlamGlow

About–Started in 2010 by Glenn & Shannon Dellimore–Known for mud masks–Wanted a product that would do it all—glowing skin, clearer skin, and refined pores—YouthMud was born–Sold at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, glamglow.com Best Product: SuperMud Clearing Treatment Underrated Product:  GlowStarter Mega Illuminating Moisturizer Buy: SuperMud Clearing TreatmentPass: ThirstyMud Hydrating Treatment Tried—SuperMud Clearing Treatment Mask—ThirstyMud Hydrating Treatment Mask—GravityMud Firming Treatment Mask—YouthMud Glow Stimulating Treatment Mask—GlowStarter Mega Illuminating … Continue reading GlamGlow

Clinique

About –Started with skincare in 1968 –World’s first allergy tested, 100% fragrance free, dermatologist developed beauty brand –Original line was made up of 117 products and 7 of those original products are still available today –All products are free from parabens, phthalates, and fragrance–Available at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom Best Product: Almost LipstickUnderrated Product: Cheek Pop Blushes Buy: Take The Day Off Makeup RemoversPass: Mascaras, Toners/Lotions … Continue reading Clinique

Favorite Things 2020

Favorite Things 2020 Erin Condren Planner Binder Planner Stickers from Etsy Amazon Sunnies Diff Carson Sunnies Manicure Set Up Hartlen & Co Jewelry Hoka Clifton 6 Sneaks Weighted Blanket Skinny Syrups (You can find them at TJ Maxx, Marshall’s, Home Goods, Ross, etc) Tula Protect + Glow SPF 30 Earring Organizer First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair Cream Signet Ring (The one I ordered on Etsy … Continue reading Favorite Things 2020

Speed Reviews Volume II

Wet n Wild MegaGlo Blushlighter Highlights–Buildable :: luminous, radiant glow :: customizable coverage :: ultra-reflective Price–$6.49 at Ulta & Amazon :: $4.99 at Target :: $5.99 at Walgreens Shade Range–3My Shade–Highlight Bling Cruelty Free–Yes Thoughts–Gorgeous glow :: buildable :: love to use alone or over other blush/highlighter to amp up the intensity APPROVE Bare Minerals Bounce & Blur Powder Blush Highlights–Blends like a dream, no … Continue reading Speed Reviews Volume II

Trash Talk IV

You can see past Trash Talk posts here. Repurchased—Batiste Dry Shampoo (favorite dry shampoo ever)—Contact solution—Tree Hut Shave Oil (hydrating, leaves skin so smooth)—Sensodyne Extra Whitening Toothpaste—Tree Hut Shave Prep Sugar Scrub (love this to exfoliate so I get a closer shave)–CYO Illuminating Cream (brand no longer exists, but I have a back up)—MAC Fix+ (I’ve found cheaper options that I like better, but this … Continue reading Trash Talk IV

Simple Kind to Skin Skincare

If you saw last week, I finished up my Neutrogena Bright Boost skincare earlier this month and now I’m moving on to trying Simple skincare. Why Simple? –Cruelty free –Made for sensitive skin –Hypoallergenic –Dermatologist tested –Non-comedogenic –Ophthalmologist-tested –Vegan –Affordable –Easily accessible –Good ingredients NO –Harsh chemicals –Artificial colors –Fragrance –Parabens –Drying alcohol –Animal derived ingredients Products  —Moisturizing Facial Wash —Smoothing Facial Scrub —Soothing Facial … Continue reading Simple Kind to Skin Skincare

Top 10 Tuesday: It Cosmetics

Confidence In An Eye Cream My all time favorite eye cream that I’ve repurchased several times. I like that this is extremely moisturizing, but not too heavy. (Review here) Bye Bye Pores Blush I don’t know that it helps reduce the appearance of pores, but it’s a nice formula nonetheless. Brow Power Universal Eyebrow Pencil The first time I tried this, I didn’t like it. … Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday: It Cosmetics