Best of Becca Ultimate Lipstick Love

Reviews are all done of Becca Ultimate Lipstick Love ($24.00 for 0.12 oz.) — finally! And happily, it was a pretty good formula; most shades were pigmented, comfortable to apply and to wear, were flattering on, and longer-wearing while still offering some hydration. Definitely a product that I’m glad I got around to reviewing! … [Read more...]

Best of YSL Water Glow Glossy Stains

YSL Water Glow Glossy StainYSL Water Glow Glossy Stain ($38.00 for 0.20 oz.), which is available in 10 shades and is supposed to have “high-shine, long-lasting color” with a “glowing finish.” This formula was inconsistent and ranged from streaky and uneven to even and smooth, so it really came down to the particular shade on whether it was going to perform well or not! They … [Read more...]

Best of YSL Slim Glow Matte Lipsticks

YSL Slim Glow Matte LipstickYSL Slim Glow Matte Lipstick ($39.00 for 0.07 oz.), which is available in 12 shades and comes in a slim-style bullet. It’s supposed to have a “glowing matte finish,” which I’d say is more like a modern matte finish–not fully matte, not super glossy or overtly shimmery. The pigmentation ranged from semi-opaque to opaque, were comfortable … [Read more...]

Best of ColourPop Dark Blooms Collection

Still have an eye on the recently-released ColourPop Dark Blooms Collection? Well, here’s a roundup of the products included on the collection listed from best to worst, plus links to read reviews, browse swatches, etc. if you’re still doing your research! I’m happy to report that it is a significant step-up from their recent launches. P.S. — You know the drill, obligatory … [Read more...]

Best of Pat McGrath Celestial Divinity Collection

Here’s a look at how well the products from the Pat McGrath’s Celestial Divinity CollectionPat McGrath’s Celestial Divinity Collection performed! It was, generally, a quality release. My personal favorites were the Celestial Divinity Mega MTHRSHP, Interstellar Icon Eyeshadow Quad, and Divine Romance MatteTrance. P.S. — Fleur Fantasia and Champagne Gold are exclusive to … [Read more...]