Concealers -Revlon - Age Defying Spa Concealer [DISCONTINUED]
RochelleRoyalty 4/11/2010 3:27:00 PM
*I have Combo/Oily skin(summer) and Combo/Dry(winter). I'm NC20 and the color I used was Light/Medium. ~Pros: Not drying Doesn't cake/crease/settle into fine lines Lasts 6-8 hours Don't need to use a moisturizer/eye cream under Soft applicator ~Cons: Thin/Light coverage Limited colors Pretty expensive~ 8$-10$ for 0.04oz(Look for BOGOs)
*I bought this at Target. ~Pros: Soft Inexpensive Packs on color well Great brush ~Cons: Sheds a bit
Loose Powders -New York Color - loose translucent powder
RochelleRoyalty 4/8/2010 10:47:00 PM
I bought the N.Y.C. Loose Powder in Translucent for 3$. (Can be found at drugstores like Target, Walmart, etc) GREAT product! ~Pros: Doesn't leave a white cast/film Doesn't look cakey Inexpensive Sets makeup well(Leaves skin looking soft) Absorbs fast Doesn't break me out Makes makeup last longer(about 5-8 hrs) There's A LOT of product ~Cons: Packaging-Powder can fly everywhere when you open the cap Sponge that comes w/ it is useless
Sunscreen -Neutrogena - Healthy Defense Oil-Free Sunblock, SPF 45
RochelleRoyalty 3/27/2010 6:41:00 PM
My skin type: Combo & mild sensitivity. I got the Target alternative. ~Pros: SPF 45 (enough for me=]) Less is more!(dot size is enough) Cheap(around 7$-10$) Absorbs fast Squeeze tube ~Cons: If used to much, it can be greasy/oily Doesn't last very long(4-5 hours)/needs to be set with powder Sunscreen smell(not to bad) Chemical sunscreen Gave me a rash on my face
*I'm NC20. ~Pros: VERY soft Pigmented Dupe for Urban Decay's Naked e/s Good for blending out harsh lines Easy to blend Matte color Skin tone color ~Cons: May not show up on some skin tones
Eye Primer -Too Faced - Shadow Insurance, Anti-Crease Eye Shadow Primer
RochelleRoyalty 1/10/2010 6:45:00 PM
*I have oily lids ~Pros: Light Blends well Skin tone color Crease Resistant Lasts for about 6-8 hours Only need TINY usage(dot size) ~Cons: Need to shake/hit against palm(product will seperate) TINY fading(only after about 7hrs) Expensive
*I'm NC20. Pros: Light side=pigmented Affordable Cons: Dark side not pigmented(No color pay-off at all) Need to use wet not dry
-Pros: VERY pigmented Soft Blends well -Cons: A lot of shimmer Cheap packaging Expensive
Eye Shadow -Physicians Formula - Shimmer strips for Hazel eyes
RochelleRoyalty 12/20/2009 10:49:00 PM
*This can be found at drugstores like Target, Walgreens, RiteAid...etc. But I'm not sure if it's been discontinued or not. -Pros: Pigmented Blends well Colors work well with each other Great price -Cons: Very shimmery/frosty Needs primer or it will crease
Pros: VERY pigmented Easy to blend Works well with primer under neath Great as highlighter or inner corner Cons: Creases w/out primer!
Eye Shadow -Maybelline - Expert Wear "Crown Jewels"
RochelleRoyalty 12/20/2009 10:37:00 PM
*The one I have have the blue packaging. I've heard the new Maybelline formula in the black packaging has improved...Give it a try? -Pros: White color Easy to remove -Cons: No pigmentation at all Need to layer ALOT
*This can be found at RiteAid, CVS & Ulta. -Pros: Affordable Pigmented Blends well Shimmery but not too much -Cons: Fades without primer
*This can be found at RiteAid, CVS & Ulta. -Pros: Affordable Pigmented Blends well Great color -Cons: Needs eyeshadow primer or will crease!
Eye Makeup Remover -Almay - Gentle Gel Eye Make Up Remover
RochelleRoyalty 12/20/2009 10:01:00 PM
-Pros: Removes light makeup -Cons: Need a lot of time and effort to remove makeup Can sting eyes but not too bad Doesn't remove heavy duty makeup like waterproof makeup and foundation.
*I have asian lashes. (Straight&hard to keep curled-lashes) -Pros: Comes out black(true to color) Lengthens Darkens/Thickens Lashes Easy to remove No smudging -Cons: *Sometimes can be clumpy. Mostly NO. Does not hold a curl Flakes