Hey doll hey!!! How’s your day/night going? Great I hope. I’m doing pretty good today. pain levels back down to 5 and my head has cleared.
I got 2 more purchased in the mail today. So let’s haul them.
*As always… All products listed I purchased myself, all links provided are purely for convenience purposes to help you find the product quickly and are in no way affiliate links. The swatches are done on clean bare skin with no primer and are done in 1 swipe, pictures to the left/top are taking without flash and the right/bottom with flash*
ColourPop BFF Crème Gel Liner $7 for 0.01 of product on their website. It’s billed as the same pigmentation and long-lasting, transfer-proof wear of our Crème Gel Colour Eyeliner in a pencil! It claims that color glides on smoothly for comfortable application in the waterline. creamy formula makes blending super easy and formula dries down for long-lasting wear. I purchased the shade Red Rock (burnt terracotta).
What I learned from this swatch: It’s creamy and very long wear because I tried to remove it with just my go to baby whips and couldn’t get it off… I had to use Bioderma to remove the swatch.
ColourPop Lippie Stix $7 for 0.035 ounces of product on their website. It’s billed as having one swipe pigmentation in a blur finish in a super creamy and comfortable formula loaded with skin-loving ingredients like shea butter and Vitamin E. I purchased the shade Prairie Home (brick red).
This red is pretty in person than in picture. It’s a great everyday red. The formula is creamy (as if there was any doubt, I mean come on…. ColourPop can do no wrong in the lip product department.) I love the lippie stix formula so much that I don’t have to give a first impressions, I’ve gushed over this formula for so long by now you already know I’m going to love them.
ColourPop Lippie Stix $7 for 0.035 ounces of product on their website. It’s billed as having one swipe pigmentation in a blur finish in a super creamy and comfortable formula loaded with skin-loving ingredients like shea butter and Vitamin E. I purchased the shade Verde Valley (mid tone scarlet red).
ColourPop Lippie Stix $7 for 0.035 ounces of product on their website. It’s billed as having one swipe pigmentation in a blur finish in a super creamy and comfortable formula loaded with skin-loving ingredients like shea butter and Vitamin E. I purchased the shade Coyote Ugly (rosy terracotta).
True story I love this shade name so much because I use to be super obsessed with the movie with the same name.
ColourPop Sol Face & Body Bronzing Balm $15 for 1.01 ounces of product on their website.
This bronzer is billed as the face and body bronzing balm that instantly delivers that sun-kissed just back from vacay look. It comes in 2 shades, I already have it in the shade Deep to use as a bronzer and this time around I purchased Deep Dark to use as a contour.
What I know about this crema bronzer: It’s got a great slip to it, feels like a gel, buffs in pretty well and does not dry down… I would set it with a hint of bronzing powder for longevity.
bareMinerals PRIME TIME BRIGHTENING FOUNDATION PRIMER $26 for 1 fluid ounce of product on their website.
This primer is billed as being formulated without preservatives or skin irritants, our brightening foundation primer is infused with nourishing natural ingredients including vitamins C and E, plant extracts and powerful antioxidants. Suitable for all skin types, it glides on like silk with no stickiness and helps to smooth out your complexion instantly, a stellar solution for reducing the appearance of fine lines, excess oil and enlarged pores, Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer is also great for combatting rough, dry patches and flaky skin. Not only does our lightweight face primer extend the wear of your mineral foundation or face makeup, it immediately brightens your complexion for a luminous, healthy-looking glow.
What I learned about this swatched: It’s very serum like, blends in and soaks in very fast. It’s brightening but has a bit of glitter to it. It feels nice on the back of my hand.
bareMinerals ORIGINAL LIQUID MINERAL FOUNDATION BROAD SPECTRUM SPF 20 $35 for 1 fluid ounce of product on their website
This foundation is billed as a clean, vegan mineral liquid foundation made with 88% naturally derived ingredients is proven to visibly improve skin’s texture and reduce pore size instantly and over time. Comes in 29 shades and I purchased the shade Fair Ivory 02 (very fair neutral with peach tones).
What I learned about this swatch: This foundation is very creamy, dewy and has a great slip to it. It did not oxidize after a wait time of 10 minutes, it also did not set down… you will need to powder with this one.
bareMinerals BARESKIN COMPLETE COVERAGE SERUM CONCEALER $24 for 0.20 fluid ounces of product on their website.
This concealer is billed as a silky smooth full coverage concealer and anti-aging serum in one. It comes in 6 shades (2 light, 1 medium and 2 deep) I purchased the shade Fair (very fair neutral with peach tones).
What I learned from this swatch: This concealer feels so creamy and moisturizing. It’s pretty pigmented for a serum concealer. It did not oxidize after 10 minutes and did not set down… powder with this one for sure.
bareMinerals Barepro Glow Highlighter (Liquid Highlighter) $29 for 0.5 fluid ounces of product on their website.
This highlighter is billed as being formulated for long wearing luminosity that can be worn three ways for a truly customized glow that lasts up to 16 hours. (can be worn on as a highlighter, all over under foundation or as an add in to foundation or moisturizer). It comes in 4 shades, I purchased the shade Free (pale gold with icy pearls).
What I learned from swatching this highlighter: It’s super thin, reflective in a lit from within kind of way, and dries almost all the way down after about 4 minutes. It’s pretty.
bareMinerals WELL RESTED UNDER EYE BRIGHTENER $23 for 0.07 of product on their website.
This dark circle powder concealer is billed as an under eye brightener that diminishes the signs of fatigue and eases the appearance of puffiness and dark circles for a wide-awake look.
What I learned from this swatch: First off… a very little is all that is needed, as you can see from my hand on both the pictures above… it’s very pigmented, doesn’t give flash back but if you add too much will give a white cast… light hand and very little product is the way to go.
bareMinerals Mineral Veil Finishing Powder $27 for 0.3 ounces of product on their website.
This powder in billed as a light-as-air, talc-free finishing powder blurs the look of pores and fine lines, and gives you a soft-focus, photo-ready effect while setting your makeup. Available in four finishes. I purchased Illuminating (subtly brightening dewy finish).
What I learned from this swatch: Never EVER use this much product. You end up looking like an extra in the Twilight movie! I could see just how sparkly it was and then my hubby turned the over head light on and poof instant diamonds. The best thing to do with this one is tap the slightest amount into the cap and then fluff a little and then buff into the face… I’m worried about this one… I’ll have to test it out on a day I know for sure I wont be leaving the house..
bareMinerals Bounce and Blur Powder Blush $29 for 0.19 ounces of product on their website.
This blush is billed as irresistibly touchable bouncy powder blush in 4 shades that build and blend effortlessly for a naturally healthy-looking flush. I chose the shade Coral Cloud (fresh peach).
What I learned about this swatch: This is a cream to powder blush that sets down to a velvet finish. It’s a putty like formula so using your fingers is best. This seems to be a blush that wont disrupt the products bellow it.
bareMinerals Mineralist Hydra Smooth Lipstick $20 for 0.12 ounces of product on their website. It’s billed as the first clean, mineral-infused vegan lipstick with minimal ingredients, proven to deliver 2X hydration* and 2X richer color. It comes in 25 shades and I purchased the shade Abundance (soft coral).
What I learned from this swatch: This is a super hydrating lip product with great slip to it. It doesn’t appear to be very long lasting, I was able to remove it in 1 swipe… I’ll have to test it out.
bareMinerals Brow Master Sculpting Eyebrow Pencil $22 for 0.07 ounces of product on their website. It’s billed as shape, fill and define brows with buildable, natural color. Claims that this pencil makes it easy to shape, fill and define for enhanced, natural-looking brows. This all-in-one brow tool features a retractable pencil with a versatile oval tip on one end and a spoolie on the other. Mineral pigments provide buildable, natural color designed to match your hair color. Each shade was thoughtfully designed to have natural undertones so brows never appear too harsh. This formula is water-resistant and smudge-resistant so your brows will look defined all day long. The spoolie end is ideal for taming brow hairs and blending the color to create your best brows yet. It comes in 4 shades and I purchased the shade Coffee (darkest brown).
What I learned from this swatch: This is a really tough pencil. I have a feeling that it’s going to pull at my brow hairs. It was tough to get the swatch so it’s going to be tough to get snatched brows.
Well that’s all for now dolls. I hope you enjoy the rest of your day/night and that you are in great spirits and health.
Don’t forget to save a spoon for a bit of lipstick.