Foundation

Clarins Skin Illusion Loose Powder Foundation Review & Swatches

Clarins Skin Illusion Loose Powder Foundation 8

My review on Clarins Skin Illusion Loose Powder Foundation is a long time coming. It’s something I’ve used almost religiously for the past several months and something that really excites me since I can’t wear powder foundation products well due to my drier skin.

This is a silky, loose powder foundation with light-reflecting pigments, minerals and plant extracts that creates a radiant matte finish and a natural, bare skin effect. There’s the keywords, “bare skin effect”…! Who doesn’t want coverage that’s flawless and natural?

That’s one of the key benefits of Clarins Skin Illusion Loose Powder Foundation, the bare skin effect and the reason I LOVE it.

Read More...
12 Comments

Wet n Wild Cover All Cream Foundation Review & Swatches

Wet n Wild Cover All Cream Foundation

Wet n Wild Cover All Cream Foundation is possibly one of the nicest budget foundations I’ve come across in a long time. At $3.59 with a $1 off coupon I paid a mere $2.59 at Harmons for it.

Wha?!?! Unheard of! Decent foundation for under three bucks? How is that possible?

Read More...
20 Comments

Benefit Primping with the Stars Review & Swatches

Benefit Primping with the Stars1

Benefit Primping with the Stars ($32) is one of three new All-Star Instant Beauty Kits that the brand is launching this January at Sephora which includes essentials for lips, cheeks, and eyes.

If you’re a fond fan of Benefit you’ll appreciate having all your favs in one easy to carry around palette or if you’ve never tried some of Benefit’s cult favorite products this is a good chance to do so without committing to a full size.

Benefit Primping with the Stars Kit

Take a look!

Read More...
8 Comments

Almay Smart Shade Mousse Makeup Review & Swatches

Almay Smart Shade Mousse Makeup Spring 2012

Almay Smart Shade Mousse Foundation ($9.99) recently launched for Spring 2013 at drugstores in four color selections (I found mine at Harmons).

This is color adapting foundation product that supposedly “changes” once applied to your perfect shade of color thus the lack of colors. Light, Light/Medium, Medium, and Dark are the soup du jour for this foundation.

Take a look!

Read More...
27 Comments

Chanel Vitalumiere Aqua Ultra Light Skin Perfecting Makeup Review & Swatches

Chanel Vitalumiere Aqua

If someone asks me what my favorite foundation is Chanel Vitalumiere Aqua Ultra Light Skin Perfecting Makeup almost always comes to mind.

What’s not to like about a foundation that’s lightweight and provides natural coverage to skin making it look refined, fresh, and flawless? Chanel Vitalumiere Aqua Ultra Light Skin Perfecting Makeup is exactly what we crave from our foundation products.

Take a look!

Read More...
28 Comments