Makeup Wars Best Foundations!


This week our Makeup Wars bloggers are discussing their favorite foundations. My list is not going to be very long, because when I find a foundation that works for me, I tend to stick with it. It one of the very few makeup items I actually use up before purchasing another. My current favorite is SENNA […]

Senna Lasting Illusion Satin Finish Foundation Review + Swatches


    A few weeks ago I nominated SENNA Cosmetics as my current favorite Indie brand in a Makeup Wars post. I am so impressed with the brand, when I heard they had a new foundation, SENNA Lasting Illusion Satin Matte Foundation ($44) I was extremely anxious to try it!  The Winter Do You Dare Collection […]

Makeup Wars: Best Summer Foundation

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This week the girls from Makeup Wars are choosing the best summer foundations. Most beauties will want to change from their winter foundation during the hot and humid months. My choice is IT Cosmetics Anti-Aging CC Cream with SPF 50+. At the end of this post, click on the linky to see what the other girls […]

Review: Avene High Protection Tinted Compact SPF 50

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Sunscreen is extremely important to me and I use it everyday, however it is an extra step and I’m always looking for shortcuts in my morning routine. Avéne High Protection Tinted Compact has an SPF of 50 ($32) allowing me to skip this extra step. It’s formulated with 100% mineral sunscreen and photo-stable Vitamin E for powerful […]

Review: Boots No. 7 Lift and Luminate Foundation

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Always on the lookout for the perfect foundation for my over 40 skin, I was anxious to try Boots No. 7 Lift and Luminate foundation ($14.99). It promises to “ lift, firm and brighten your skin- disguising lines and wrinkles as well as evening out the skin tone to give a flawless look.” This silky lightweight […]

Review: Lumene Vitamin C+ Illuminating Anti-Age BB Cream

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If you haven’t heard of BB creams yet, you must have been living on the moon. For those of you with addresses like 9702 Crater Drive, The Moon, here is anexplanation of BB creams.  BB creams originated in Asia and made it over to the US a few years ago. Now it seems everyone has a […]

Makeup Wars – Battle of the Best BB Cream


  Once again your favorite beauty bloggers are battling it out. This time  to find the best BB (beauty or blemish balm) cream. My soldier in this battle is 3LAB’s Perfect BB Cream SPF 40/PA+++. For more BB Cream blogger reviews, either click the previous and next buttons above or see the thumbnails at the end of […]

bareMinerals Hates the “F” Word – Introducing bareMinerals READY SPF 20 Foundation!

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Leslie Blodgett, creator of bareMinerals hates the F word and she doesn’t want you to say it anymore! The F word in case, being Foundation. According to Leslie, “foundation” has become a dirty word thanks to the cakey, pore-clogging formulas widely available that have given the category a bad rap. So she did something about […]