Foundation Friday: Set & Extend

The two are certainly not the same, but most people use the term “setting spray” as a general term for all sprays. If you feel like you haven’t been getting the most out of your spray, see which category your product falls in. Some makeup extender sprays also work as setting sprays, but most setting sprays don’t prolong the wear of your makeup. And yes, … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Set & Extend

Speed Reviews Volume III

Marc Jacobs Finish-Line Perfecting Coconut Setting Powder Highlights–Blur & perfect :: not dry or chalky :: healthy & hydrated look :: soft-matte finish up to 8 hours :: mess-free packaging :: lightweight and creamy Price–$44 at Sephora, marcjacobsbeauty.com Shade Range–1 (translucent) Cruelty Free–Yes Pros–Packaging :: not overly mattifying :: great for dry skin Cons–Expensive :: availability Thoughts–I found this at TJ Maxx for $12.99! It … Continue reading Speed Reviews Volume III

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

Best Complexion Products $20 & Under

—NYX Angel Veil, $16 —Smashbox Primerizer Mini, $15 —Urban Decay All Nighter Complexion Primer Mini, $16 —Tarte Timeless Smoothing Primer Mini, $19 —Too Faced Hangover Rx Mini, $17 —Colour Pop Pretty Fresh Hyaluronic Hydrating Primer, $12 —Smashbox Vitamin Glow Primer Mini, $15 —Ofra Northern Lights Illuminating Primer, $20 —Makeup Revolution Conceal & Define Full Coverage, $12 —Catrice HD Liquid Coverage, $11 —Physicians Formula Silk Elixir, … Continue reading Best Complexion Products $20 & Under

Top 10 Tuesday: Too Faced

Hangover 3-in-1 Replenishing Primer & Setting Spray I love that this is a multi-use product. It’s the perfect hydrating base, sets makeup, and you can use to refresh makeup during the day. It also smells amazing. There’s a travel size too. Better Than Sex Mascara There’s a reason this is one of the best selling mascaras in the US. It’s good. I did a full … Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday: Too Faced

Mascara Monday: Too Faced Better Than Sex

Claims –Thickens, lengthens, and curls after 1 coat –Most luscious, dramatic, and volumized lashes –#1-selling prestige mascara in America Price –$24 at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, toofaced.com (full size) –$12 (mini size) Shade Range –1 —Waterproof option available Pros –Cruelty free –Paraben free –Waterproof option –Wand shape –Crazy good length and volume –Get a false lash look –Vegan –Gluten free –Mini/travel size option –No flaking or … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Too Faced Better Than Sex

Foundation Friday: Too Faced Peach Perfect Comfort Matte

It’s Foundation Friday on Saturday. I wanted to get this post up on Friday, but time got away from me. Better late than never! Claims –Oil-free –Transfer-resistant –Smooth, flawless, and comfortable –Never cakey or mask-like –Photo friendly –Medium-coverage –Up to 14 hours of wear –Soft-focus, velvety finish Price –$36 at Sephora, toofaced.com Shade Range –30 –My shade: Cloud Pros –Cruelty free –Vegan –Oil-free –Shade match … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Too Faced Peach Perfect Comfort Matte