Purchase or Pass? Volume IV

Revlon The Lucious Mattes in On Fire I love this red/orange shade for spring and summer. Revlon recently revamped their lipsticks and I love the luxe packaging. Review coming soon! Revlon Melting Glass Shine Lipstick in Fuchsia Gleam Like the matte, it has very luxe packaging and is so hydrating and smooth. Review coming soon! Juvia’s Place The Nudes Eye Shadow Palette I was so … Continue reading Purchase or Pass? Volume IV

Foundation Friday: Ulta Effortless Effect

Claims –Medium coverage –Natural, effortless finish –Just the right amount of coverage –Skin loving ingredients Price –$16 for 1.0 oz at Ulta Shade Range –26 –My shade: Fair Cool Pros –Vegan –Cruelty free –Ingredients: hyaluronic acid, Vitamin E –Packaging –Shade range –Buildable coverage –Easy to blend –Fair cool was a perfect shade match for me –No flashback Cons –Pores emphasized –Broke up –Caked up in … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Ulta Effortless Effect

Foundation Friday: Makeup Revolution Conceal & Define Satin Matte Powder

Claims –Soft pressed-powder –Buildable light to medium coverage Price –$11 at Ulta Shade Range –19 –My Shade: P0.1 Pros –Cruelty free –Vegan –Affordable –Packaging :: sleek, compact, plastic cover to protect powder –Shade match for me –Buildable coverage (can get full coverage) Cons –Shade range (need more deeper shades) –Availability (Ulta exclusive) –Some shades are online only –HOT MESS on my dry skin Final Thoughts … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Makeup Revolution Conceal & Define Satin Matte Powder

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: Juvia’s Place Shade Stick

Claims –Full coverage –Creamy –Long lasting –Weightless –Glides on seamlessly –Covers imperfection –Provide radiance to the skin Price –$16 —Ulta, juviasplace.com Shade Range –30 –My shade: Aberdeen Pros –Shade range –Shade match for me –Paraben, sulfate, phthalate free –Full coverage with 1 layer –Affordable –Easy to blend with brush or sponge –Weightless on the skin –Didn’t cake when set with powder –Lasts all day –Lives … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Juvia’s Place Shade Stick

Foundation Friday: Makeup Revolution Conceal & Hydrate

Claims –All day radiance and glow –Won’t settle into fine lines or cling to dryness –Particularly beneficial for dry skin –Medium to full coverage Price –$12 for 0.7 oz —Ulta, revolutionbeauty.com Shade Range –16 at Ulta –50 at revolutionbeauty.com –My shade: F0.5 Pros –Affordable –Hyalouronic acid –Packaging, pump! –Cruelty free –Shade match for me –Easy to blend –Lightweight on the skin –Medium to full, buildable … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Makeup Revolution Conceal & Hydrate