Tag: makeup

Nude ‘Tude and Nude Dude: Reviews and Comparision

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Some of you will hate me for what I’m about to say, but here it goes: the Naked palettes really never caught my attention! Don’t get me wrong, for all the hype that’s around them, I’m sure they’re some of the best eyeshadows palettes out there, but the color range within one same palette seems very similar to me, there are only a few mattes and some of the shades are repeats from one palette to another. Because of that —and the fact that they’re crazy expensive here in Brazil— I decided to go with something more versatile. (more…)

How to pick bronzer

How-To-Choose-BronzerFrom left to right: Borjois Délíce de Poudre Bonzing Powder in 51, theBalm Bahama Mama bronzer.

I know how tricky choosing the right bronzer can be, so I’ve put together this quick guide to help you get it right next time you buy bronzer!

MATTE VS SHEEN

For a contoured look that adds dimension to your face and makes your features stand out choose a matte bronzer in a cool undertone. For a beach-glowy look  (more…)

Photoready Fails: Revlon Concealer and Sculpting Blush Palette

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You might want to stay away from these two

THE CONCEALER

This creamy concealer provides medium coverage but its thickness makes it hard to blend and honestly I just feel like it never ends up looking natural. It didn’t not look well on me when I had oily skin and now that I’m dealing with acne marks and dryness it only makes everything more noticeable and cakey. (more…)

Beauty talk: BB Creams

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When the BB Cream boom happened I though it was just an excuse to sell us tinted moisturizer with a different name and a little sunscreen added. And partly it is, but then curiosity (and the marketing) hooked me up and I decided to give it a try. (more…)