Review | Makeup Revolution Matte Base Powder

This is what it says on the Makeup Revolution website: Meet your next matte made in heaven with our latest addition to the Revolution powder family – Matte Base Powder. Designed with a team matte mantra in mind – because not everyone can do dewy! The perfect partner for Matte Base Foundation. Launching in 18 shades in a range of undertones, this weightless, silky-soft powder blends effortlessly into skin for a natural finish that will help to keep midday shine at bay. Richly-pigmented, this weightless powder offers a matte solution […]

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Review | Ofra Rose Makeup Fixer

This is what it says on the Ofra website: The toughest weather conditions are no match for this setting mist (we know we’re from sunny, humid, and rainy So Flo). This Limited Edition sweet rose-scented Makeup Fixer stays put while shielding your skin from harmful irritants for up to 12 hours. Made with Vitamin E, Aloe Vera, and Chamomilla Flower Extract, this setting mist keeps the skin feeling like skin. (Before I get on with the review I’ve gotta say that I didn’t realize that this was Limited Edition when […]

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Review | Morphe 9a&9b Eyeshadow Palettes

This is what it says on the Morphe website: These nine golden shades are sure to take you places, faux real. Crazy-creamy, powerfully pigmented, beyond-blendable eyeshadows perfect for some fun in the sun or some fake-it-til-you-make-it action. Choose your own color adventure. But one thing’s for sure; you’ll never run out of ways to turns heads. (I can’t seem to find the 9b palette on the website, but, from what I’ve found on the other 9 shadow palettes, they all have the same claims.) (9A swatches) (9B swatches) So, I’ve […]

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Review | Figs&Rouge Pore Correcting Velvet Cream

This is what it says on the Figs&Rouge website: + Innovative Pore perfecting formulation with a replenishing & hydrating matte effect + Brightening complex with Vitamins A,C & E helps restore natural radiance + Purifying & perfecting Salicylic Acid helps unclog & reduce pore size + Smoothing hyaluronic acid helps restore long – lasting vitality VEGAN & CRUELTY FREE Directions: Blend onto T-Zone & over enlarged pore areas with finger-tips before applying Make-up. Alternatively wear over moisturiser for a nude matte look. So, I got this in a subscription box […]

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Review | YSL All Hours Foundation

This is what it says on the YSL website: What it is: A 24-Hour, natural matte foundation with buildable medium-to-full-coverage that instantly blurs pores and fines lines, for uninterrupted flawless wear that looks just-applied all day. All Hours Foundation is now available in 33 shades to strike the right balance of undertones. It is made in France with the finest pigments and ingredients that respect and care for the skin and provide the perfect natural matte finish – not too matte and never shiny, so you look naturally flawless. All Hours is oil free, non comedogenic and dermatologist tested. Soft-matte SPF 20 medium to full coverage for all skin types waterproof What it does: All Hours 24-Hour advanced formula won’t cake, dry, flake or fade. The transfer-proof, oil-free and non-pore clogging formula comes in 33 shades. Flexible pigments and skin-loving ingredients provide flawless coverage that stands up to makeup meltdowns. The weightless texture leaves skin feeling fresh and comfortable all day, like you have nothing on. Instantly blurs and erases imperfections, pores and unevenness thanks to the highest concentration of ultra-fine, oil absorbing pigments that cover and smooth perfectly yet resist sweat and humidity. No touch ups required. The formula is infused with a black tea anti-oxidant complex for additional skin care that combats the signs of dullness and fatigue, while protecting skin from pollution. So, back when this foundation first launched it got a lot of hype. I feel […]

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