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Tag Archives: Foundation

Review: Maybelline Mineral Power Liquid Foundation

Maybelline has jumped on the mineral makeup bandwagon and released a full line of mineral cosmetics. It is also so new, that it isn’t on their website yet! However, it is in at Target and other stores, but selling out fast in my area of the Chicago suburbs. Since I have been up to my… Continue Reading

Review: Laura Mercier Foundation: Oil Free and Silk Creme

A change of season always makes me search for new foundation. I like something light and oil free in summer, while in winter I want a bit of moisture. I also tend to need decent coverage because of I have areas with light melasma and hyperpigmentation. I recently tried two different Laura Mercier foundations, one… Continue Reading

Laura Mercier Oil Free Foundation Primer

As part of my ongoing quest to find the perfect foundation, I recently tried some Laura Mercier products. In the process, I decided to pick up some of the oil free primer, which tends to get very good reviews. The Laura Mercier Oil Free Foundation Primer is a bit different from other primers that I… Continue Reading

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.… Continue Reading

Review: CoverGirl Advanced Radiance Cream Foundation

CoverGirl has a new line of cosmetics, the Advanced Radiance Collection. I became curious when I spotted it in my local CVS store and saw that the advanced radiance cream foundationcontained the same N-acetyl glucosamine and niacinamide complex that is in Oil of Olay Definity. In fact, the lid actually says “Olay ingredients” on it.… Continue Reading

Lumene Premium Beauty Makeup

I recently wrote about a number of Lumene Skin Care Products.  Lumene also produces makeup and I just love their Lumene Premium Beauty Rejuvenating Makeup. You can find Lumene at CVS Pharmacies, Target Stores and at ULTA Beauty (particularly online).  The Lumene Foundation is it is my new favorite makeup. Although marketed for women over… Continue Reading

Cheap v. Expensive: Two Moisturizing and "Lifting" Foundation Reviews: Estee Lauder and Revlon

It is winter, it is dry, and I am dry! So I have have developed a bit of an obsession about moisturizing products. I was using a Prescriptives foundation and experimenting with another from Loreal, but I was not completely satisfied with either, and once the air dried out both failed me completely. Suddenly my… Continue Reading