IT Cosmetics CC+ Cream Oil-Free Matte and Bye Bye Foundation

If you’ve read my blog for a while you know what a big fan I am of the IT Cosmetics CC+ Cream (buy them at Sephora in the original and illuminating versions). The CC Cream is medium to full coverage, it doesn’t crease and it lasts all day while offering a high SPF. It’s one I love to recommend over and over, and due to the popularity it is available in more stores and in…

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Every Day Favorites: BB Creams and Face Makeup

Every Day Favorite Face Makeup from a beauty blogger! My favorite BB Creams, concealers, foundations and more, all in one updated post. For the Beauty Spotlight Team we’ve been sharing the 5-10 products that we repurchase over and over. I couldn’t narrow down my favorites to so few, so I’m sharing all of my favorites in a much overdue Every Day Favorites update! Today I’m sharing my favorite BB Creams, Concealers, etc. Everything I use…

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A Korean Skincare Upgrade: Erborian BB and Glow Creams

Have you heard the buzz about Erborian’s BB and CC Creams yet? It seems like I hear about them every time I turn around, and I have to say that after trying out the brand, I can understand why. Erborian has replaced all of my other BB Creams (previously I’ve cycled between It Cosmetics, YSL and Dior), as it is just the right amount of coverage and a great match for my skin. I’ve tried…

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My 5 Makeup Basics for a Makeup Bag

I get asked a lot about my favorite makeup products, often from friends that are much lower maintenance than I am. I am high maintenance. I know this about myself, and I fully admit it. My husband jokes that I am not a 15 Minute Beauty girl, more like a 2 Hour Beauty girl. The problem has only gotten worse as I’ve gotten older, likely as I try to feel better about my (slightly) older…

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The Best Drugstore BB Creams and Foundations

There have been a lot of discussions lately amongst my friends regarding their favorite drugstore foundations. I wasn’t surprised that this was of interest, drugstore foundations have come a long way in the last ten to fifteen years and are pretty amazing now. What did surprise me was how often my friends try new products and still come back to the same foundations over and over. There’s a reason these products stand out! For Makeup…

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