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elf modern metals collection
ELF Cosmetics Modern Metals Collection ($32 for the set) is a beauty influencer curated collection that was also inspired by New Orleans. This collection features shades that can work on a variety of skin tones and looks. I also love that the color scheme is just in time for...
clinique beyond perfecting foundation + concealer
Clinique Beyond Perfecting Foundation + Concealer ($27 for 1 FL OZ) is a moderate to full coverage foundation that offers a natural matte finish. The foundation is a light weight, oil-free formula that blends smoothly over the skin. It's not runny and thin, but it's thick enough to be...
pop of color
When I'm doing my makeup, one of the biggest decisions I have to make is figuring out where I'm going to add a pop of color. My face is a round shape, so I try to add anything that will get the attention on something else other than my...
I always plan my looks in advance, especially when it comes to changes in the season. Today I want to share with you part of my beauty wish list for the upcoming "Pumpkin Spice everything" season. Fall lipstick colors for dark skin are usually all shades of purple, but...
Maybelline Superstay Full Coverage Foundation ($11.99 for 1.0 FL OZ), is an oil-free, creamy, lightweight full coverage foundation. I purchased this foundation in the shade Warm Coconut and I'm really please with it's staying power. The time I wore this foundation for the first time was for 16 hours,...
Let me start by saying this is the first time since the Covergirl Queen Latifah Queen Collection that I've been excited for a Covergirl release. I was stalking the Covergirl Instagram page, when I spotted Issa Rae rocking their foundation. After much digging on their website, I found that...
makeup forever artist metallic lip gloss
MAKEUP FOREVER Artist Metallic Lip Gloss ($20 for 0.2 fl. oz.) is a highly pigmented metallic gloss with a high impact shine. The color is rich and very opaque. The formula is comfortable, yet creamy and thick. It actually stays in place without an intense sticky feeling. This gloss...
make up for ever artist liquid matte lipsticks
MAKE UP FOR EVER Artist Liquid Matte Lipsticks ($20 for 0.08 fl oz) are in my opinion, the best liquid matte lipsticks on the market. MAKE UP FOR EVER previously released the neutral colorsĀ in this line and have now released more stunning shades in various colors.The color payoff for...
pixi beauty itsjudytime palette
Pixi Beauty ItsJudyTime Palette ($24) is a makeup palette created in collaboration with YouTuber, ItsJudyTime. There are twelve eyeshadows in this palette and I really like the variety given as it relates to the amount of looks you can create. These silky shadows have matte and shimmer finishes.The Pixi...
pixi by petra geltint and silkgloss
Pixi by Petra Geltint and Silkgloss ($12.00 forĀ 0.11 OZ) are lip gloss and lip stain duos that are perfect for the summer. They are light weight and the gloss is not sticky. I found the tint side to be very moisturizing and it really stained my lips. I prefer...