FACE–Liquid/Cream Foundation :: Real Techniques Expert Face Brush, $10–Powder Foundation :: It Cosmetics Brushes for Ulta #206, $30–Concealer :: Real Techniques Expert Concealer, $7–Cream Bronzer/Contour :: Real Techniques Contour Fan, $9–Cream Blush :: Real Techniques Sculpting Brush, $8–Cream Highlight :: Real Techniques Highlight & Glow Duo, $11–Powder Bronzer :: ecotools Blending & Bronzing, $10–Powder Blush :: Sonia Kashuk Essential Contour, $9–Powder Highlighter :: Milani Highlighter … Continue reading My Favorite Brushes and Tools
Claims–Full coverage–Natural matte finish–Formulated with built in eye cream for 24 hour moisturization–Smooth and reduce look of fine lines, wrinkles, and pores–Skin looks smoother, plumper, and more youthful–Doesn’t cake or settle into lines–Skin looks hydrated and never dry–12-hour crease proof and waterproof wear–For all skin types Price–$27 at Ulta, tartecosmetics.com–$10 mini at Ulta, tartecosmetics.com Shade Range–35–My Shade :: 8B Porcelain Beige Pros–Ingredients :: hyaluronic acid, … Continue reading Tarte Shape Tape Ultra Creamy Concealer
A flawless foundation routine can quite difficult to nail down. Finding the right tone, shade, and formula is hard enough and then you have to factor in base products, tools, powder, etc. All of the aforementioned really determine how well your foundation will perform. I use both brushes and sponges. As a general rule of thumb, brushes provide more coverage while sponges tend to sheer … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Tools
There are so many high end products that are raved about and have glowing reviews, but do you really need to spend the money? One of my goals for this blog is to show you that you don’t have to spend a lot to look and feel like a million bucks. I’ve chosen 5 high end products that have really amazing dupes that are a … Continue reading What the Hype?
You know, using this pretty tray for this photo seemed like a really good idea at the time. Now it looks like a few tiny products on a big AF tray. I’m too lazy to take another picture so this is what you get. Enjoy. Thrive Causemetics Liquid Lash Extensions I did a review on this earlier this week and I love it. I love … Continue reading June Favorites
I need another makeup brush like I need a hole in the head, but when I saw this was only $10, I couldn’t help myself. This is a box you subscribe to and receive every month. You have to go to target.com each month and purchase it. They usually release on the first Monday of each month and they sell out quickly so you have … Continue reading May 2018 Sonia Kashuk Beauty Box
RCMA No Color Powder Best all over powder for dry skin Sometimes I use a different powder for my undereye area, but in a pinch, this works for all over setting. The packaging sucks so I bought these jars off Amazon and repackaged it myself. Beauty Sponge The one pictured is from Sonia Kashuk, but I have several favorites (post coming soon!) I used to … Continue reading 5 Products I Can’t Do My Makeup Without
elf Mouth Off Lipstick Remover I only use makeup wipes for swatches or to take off my lipstick so I won’t stain my wash clothes so bad. However, I hate using a entire makeup wipe just for my lips. Enter, elf to solve the problem. Sonia Kashuk Makeup Blender Sponge I saw Casey Holmes using this and I had to try it. It’s marble which … Continue reading March Favorites