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Tag Archives: Rimmel

The Thirty Dollar Face

The Thirty Dollar Face

Way back, Makeup Wars did the $20 Face Challenge. Now we are back with a bit of inflation built in, doing the $30 Face Challenge! I went shopping at Meijer for my products. I find that Meijer usually has a good selection of super affordable brands such as NYC and Wet and Wild, plus they

Makeup Wars: The $20 Makeup Challenge

The Makeup Wars group is at it again, this time with the $20 makeup challenge. The premise behind the challenge is that you have lost your makeup and have only $20 to replace it. What do you do? It started as a YouTube tag meme and we decided to blog it. I also did a

Choosing and Using Makeup Primer

Makeup primer is the foundation to a fresh face for hours of the day.  As Cindy Ingalls of Prime Beauty notes: “Primers are your new best friends. A good face primer will fill in wrinkles, fine lines, make pores appear smaller and even color correct your complexion! There are formulas available for all skin types

Rimmel Extreme Definition Mascara and Lash Maxxx

I tend to really like Rimmel cosmetics, unfortunately, Rimmel Extreme Definition Ultimate Lash-Separating Mascara was not all that ultimate for me. Not at all. This mascara has a pretty strange brush. It looks like a little plastic comb, and I found it very difficult to use. First, it difficult to wipe the excess off. Second,

Review: Rimmel Cool Matte 16 Hour Mousse Foundation

Rimmel Cool Matte 16 Hr Mousse Foundation gets merely an OK from me, although I think those who want something really sheer might like it. I absolutely love Maybelline Dream Matte Mousse Foundation and thought that perhaps the Rimmel product would be similar. It turns out that the two products really are not much alike.