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Best & Worst: Primers

June 26, 2017

Best —NYX Hydra Touch —It Cosmetics Bye Bye Pores —elf Blemish Control —elf Mineral Infused —elf Poreless —Smashbox Pore Minimizing —Smashbox Photo Finish Primer Water —Too Faced Hangover RX —CoverFX Mattifying Primer with Anti-Acne Treatment —Bare Minerals Blemish Remedy Mattifying Prep Gel —NYX First Base Primer Spray —Estee Lauder The Mattifier Shine Control Perfecting Primer —Models Own Hydrating Face Base Worst —Smashbox Photo Finish —Tarte Timeless Smoothing —Maybelline Baby Skin Instant Pore Eraser Primer —Tarte Poreless Mattifying —Benefit Matte Rescue…

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Beauty Product Review

Setting Powder Show Down

June 19, 2017

RCMA No Color Powder –$12 for 3 0z @ beautylish.com, camerareadycosmetics.com, rcmamakeup.net –A lot of product for a great price –Online only –Messy packaging –No flash back –Talc is an ingredient –Not the best at controlling oil and shine –Cruelty free –If I ever run out, I will repurchase Laura Mercier Transluscent Powder –$38 for 1 oz @ Sephora, Nordstrom –2 shades –Expensive –Finely milled –Doesn’t look cakey –Talc is an ingredient –Controls oil and shine –Cruelty free –Would repurchase…

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Haul

June 9, 2017

That image is goals. Now onto the goods. The Ordinary Coverage Foundation in 1.0P–I don’t love this by itself, but it’s great to mix in with other foundations. Sonia Kashuk Cream Blush in Blossom–I’m a wedding tomorrow and I’m going to need my makeup to last all day so I’m doing all creams and topping with powders for longevity purposes. Surprisingly I didn’t have a cream blush so I picked this one up. It’s very light, but you can build…

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Best & Worst: Fair Skin Foundations

June 7, 2017

I’m starting a new series on L&L called Best & Worst. Over the next several weeks, I’m going to be sharing what I think are the best and worst products from each makeup category. Up first is foundation. I meant to start with primer, but I forgot and scheduled this first so here we are. I’m breaking this up a little beyond best and worst. I’m doing best and worst color matches and best and worst formulas. It’s hard AF…

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