Category: BEAUTY

Make your Makeup Last Longer

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START WITH A SMOOTH CANVAS

  • Exfoliate first. Makeup will hold better and depending on your skin type you’ll avoid dry patches or excess oiliness.
  • Apply an oil-free moisturizer and then primer: it forms a barrier that keeps skin’s oils from interfearing with makeup. Prime your under eye area as well to prevent creasing.
  • If your skin is dry stick to your regular primer and moisturizer to avoid makeup clinging to dry patches.

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Tartelette In Bloom Review & Swatches

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Today I’m reviewing and swatching the Tartelette In Bloom eyeshadow palette for those of you who are curious about it or haven’t decided whether you wanna grab it or not. Now, I don’t have the original Tartelette to compare it to, but this is the one that atracted me the most, so when a friend recently traveled to New York, I just knew I had to have it! Hope you like it and find it helpful! (more…)

How to Choose and Apply Foundation the Right Way

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KNOW YOUR UNDERTONE

Take a look ath the veins at your wrist:

  • If they’re blue/purple toned you’re cool. Pink toned foundations look better on you.
  • If they’re green you’re warm. Look for yellow toned foundations.
  • Have a mix of both? You’re a neutral and your foundation shouldn’t be neither too pink nor too yellow.

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Smoke Balm Vol. I Review and Swatches

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You probably already know I’m a die-hard fan of theBalm palettes. They have great quality, are relatively easy to find here in Brazil and more affordable when compared to higher end brands. Plus, they’re cruelty free and their packaging is always on point. This time I’m reviewing the Smoke Balm Vol. I palette. Keep reading for my opinion and swatches.  (more…)