Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Review Dior Star Foundation


Hi again everyone-
This is a review on the Dior Star Foundation that I had heard a lot of people talking about lately.  I got the itch to try this after seeing both Colleen Rothschild and Vanessa (TheBombshellSuite) I was sold and knew I was going to try it.
We all know that foundations are my weakness.  I love them and the results they give.  I am always on the hunt for the perfect one, however even if I find one I always still try more.  It is like finding the perfect pair of jeans.  :o)
I am combination oily skin.  Oily mostly in the T zone.  I do need to set this foundation and make sure that those areas do not have oil breaking through.  This also photographs beautifully even though the SPF is a 30.  I purchased this in the color 020 and I was able to color match myself on the Sephora website with both my own knowledge and the Sephora IQ help.  Plus the descriptions are  pretty good.  The cost on this foundation is a bit on the high side at $50, but there are some higher and lower.  It just depends on what you are willing to spend and try.
The finish is a satin on the verge of matte and it is a medium very easily build able to flu coverage foundation. I like to apply it best with an It Cosmetic Brush from Ulta.  It is a cool brush and totally different.
It took me a little bit to decide what I thought on this and to find the way that it works best for me, but now I really do like it.
There is a side by side in the video of my applying it.

Product Breakdown
Pigmentation- 4.5/5
Texture-  5/5
Longevity- 3.5/5
Application- 4.5/5
Price- 3.5/5
Product Overall-  4/5

Links for the foundation and the brush used.
Dior Star Foundation at Sephora
IT Cosmetics Brush

Please let me know if you have any other questions.

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Saturday, October 25, 2014

HAUL Nordstorm, Sephora, MAC and More

Hi again everyone-
I taped this haul a little while ago and totally forgot about it.  I have been so in to cleaning up my vanity and the Makeup Graveyards.  I think my new schedule will be that I post one haul a month if I have things around the middle of the month.  That way it won't get overlooked.  I got a lot of fun stuff this time.
Please let me know if you have any questions or you would like a revue wot anything specific.

Colleen Rothschild Line
The Balm MaryLoumanizer
The Balm Nude'tude Palette
Kenra Blow Dry Line
Kenra Line
Tom's
Karmin Blow Dryer
Sweet Teeth
Urban Decay Primer Potion
Bobbi Brown Smokey Nudes Eye Palette
Dior Star Concealer
Anastasia Brow Wiz
Dior Iconic Overcurl
Sephora Pro 31
Hourglass Mural
Marc Jacobs Petra
MAC Studio Fix Powder
MAC Mineralized Powder
MAC Shanghai Spice
MAC Bodly Bare Liner
MAC Soar Liner
Hue Leggins
Shiseido Sun protection
Gap Body Fit Shirts
Walmart Leggins
KP Duty Body Scrub

Coming up next week:
Review Dior Star Foundation
Weekly Vlog
Flashback Friday

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Thursday, October 23, 2014

VLOG week October 11th through the 17th

Hi again everyone-
So this week was a little un eventful and I honestly have to get better about remembering to pull my camera out.  It is a learning curve I guess.  The camera was super shaky this week, but I have a new thing that might help. This week I did a little shopping and a lot of little other stuff.  Diesel makes an appearance, by popular demand.  :o)  I also took some time to organize my closet for the change in seasons.  Then I got the OCD cleaning bug and cleaned out my pantry.
Please let me know if you have anything you would like to see more of.  I try to do outfit of the day and any meals that are interesting.  :oP
I hope you enjoy!

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Face of the Month Too Faced Neutral Eye Palette September and October 2014

Hi again everyone-
Every month I do this video called Face of the Month.  I do it once a month in the middle of the month showing what I have been using recently.  These are not really tutorials since they are just me hanging out chatting and showing you what I have been liking and how I use it.  I tend to name it after a Eye look I am doing so people that have seen some of my other videos and read in the description what I was wearing, can then find the way I do the look also.
I really enjoy doing these videos because I like seeing how people do their makeup from start to finish.
I am working on the focus, because if I put it on auto ficus it has a lag and focuses on the background sometimes.  When I have it on maul, if I move to much it goes out of focus.  I should have stuck with a handy cam.  haha.
So on to the video.  Here is what I am wearing:

Eve Pearl Salmon Corrector
YSL Fusion Ink Foundation
It Cosmetics 115 Brush
Urban Decay Primer Potion
Anastasia Brow Wiz
Benefit Gimmee Brow
Too Faced Natural Eye Palette
Sephora Pro 19 Brush
Sephora Pro 14 Brush
Sephora Pro 15 Brush
Sephora Pro 16 Brush
Sephora Pro 18 Brush
Marc Jacobs Gel Highliner
Lancome Cils Booster
Dior Iconic Overcurl Mascara
MAC Studio Fix Powder
IT Cosmetics 225 Brush
Nars Radiant Creamy Concelaer
Sephora Pro 57 Brush
Laura Mercier Smooth Finish Powder
Sephora Pro 56 Brush
Glow Minerals Sunloght Bronzer
Tom Ford Bronzer Brush
Illimasqua Naked Rose
It Cosmetics 227 Brush
Guerlain Meteorites Highlighter (Discontinued)
Sephora Pro 54 Brush
MUFE 3C Lipliner
MAC Minerlaized Glamour Era Lip Stick


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Saturday, October 18, 2014

TAG Secret Life Of a YouTuber

Hi again all-
So I had heard about this TAG video going around through my friends Marnie and Kristin. I watched a bunch of these and thought what a great way to get a sneak peak into the thoughts of those of us that sit in front of the camera.  It is interesting to see all the different outlooks on the questions.  Some very similar and some very different.  :o)

Here are the questions that I answered.
The questions:
1. How long have you been on YouTube?
2. At what point do you think you will stop?
3. The best thing?
4. The worst thing?
5. How many thumbnail options do you usually take?
6. YouTuber crush?
7. Who’s on your collab wish list?
8. What are you wearing on your bottom half?
9. How long until you actually click “record”?
10. How do you feel about the YouTube community/culture?
11. What’s your secret to a successful channel?
12. Who do you tag?

Marnie's video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LOBf3GD4QOc

Kristin's video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yGI0CK1qRCM

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Friday, October 17, 2014

Weekly Vlog October 4th through 10th

Hi again all-
This is my third week for vlogging.  I need to try and really figure out the stabilization part.  My camera has an automatic stabilization, but as you can see it doesn't do well for me.  I also tried to stabilize in IMovie on this video.  Let me know what you  think.  Anything you guys would like to see in these?

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Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Weekly vlog sept 27th through oct 3rd




Hi again everyone.
So this is my second attempt at a weekly vlog. This one was a little more difficult since I was away. Next week will be a bit crazy to because we are working on potty training right now.
I hope you guys enjoy these and please let me know if you have any questions or would like to see anything specific in the videos or the description box.
This is my first time posting to my blog from my iPhone but I thought I would give it a try so I can post more frequently.
Let me know what you think.

Enjoy.

http://youtu.be/17V8c1GFOag?a


Cheers-
Lisa


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