Foundation Friday: Tarte Babassu Foundcealer Skincare Foundation

Claims –Makeup/skincare hybrid –Natural radiant finish –Custom coverage –No cracking, caking, or settling –Hydrates and gives the appearance of fuller, healthy-looking skin Price –$39 for 1.0 oz —Sephora, Ulta, tartecosmetics.com Shade Range –30 –My Shade: 8B Porcelain Beige Pros –SPF 20 –Hydrating –Vegan –No parabens or sulfates –Shade match for me –Radiant finish –No caking or creasing when set with powder –Longwearing –Shade range –Packaging … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Tarte Babassu Foundcealer Skincare Foundation

Foundation Friday: Tarte Face Tape

Claims –Longwearing –Full coverage –Transfer proof –Sweat proof –Hypoallergenic –Mattifies, hydrates, and brightens –Waterproof Price –$39 at Ulta, tartecosmetics.com, qvc.com –1.01 oz Shade Range –50 shades –5 undertones –My shade: 8B Porcelain Beige Pros –Vegan –Cruelty free –Shade range –Full coverage –Buildable –Worked on my dry skin –Packaging :: pump! –Shade match for me –Hyaluronic acid –Longwearing –Worked well with my other complexion products Cons … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Tarte Face Tape

Beauty Bite: New + Review

There are some new products I’ve purchased in the last few months that I wanted to share, but didn’t want to do a separate post on. Colour Pop Jelly Much Shadow –Shade: We Jammin –Price: $8 –Cruelty free –Love the shade. It’s a bright, white gold that’s very metallic and vibrant –I usually layer a powder shadow over a cream like this, but you’ve got … Continue reading Beauty Bite: New + Review

Mascara Monday: Tarte Lights, Camera, Lashes

I got a special edition packaging when I purchased. Claims –Curls and separates every lash –Naturally defined and voluminous look –No clumping or flaking Price –$23 for full size –$12 mini —Ulta, Sephora, tartecosmetics.com Shade Selection –1 —Waterproof option available Pros –Cruelty free –Vegan –No parabens, mineral oil, pthalates, triclosan, or gluten –Separates –No flaking or smugding –Wand size works for top and bottom lashes … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Tarte Lights, Camera, Lashes

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

5 Products I Can’t Do My Makeup Without

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

Underrated Products

We all know the cult classics that are always talked about on YouTube and blogs, but there are so MANY products out there. Here are so of my favorites that I think go unnoticed. Neutrogena Hydro Boost Line –I love every product from this line from the cleanser to the sunscreen. –These products are easily accessible, affordable, smell good, and work so well. –The most … Continue reading Underrated Products