Product Reviews

Hi Friends!

You know I love shopping for makeup. HELLO! My followers on Instagram have voted, and so today's blog post is a Sephora Mini-Haul! I picked up three items this week-with a different motivation for each one.

Make Up For Ever Matte Velvet Skin Foundation $38 USD

Marc Jacobs Highliner in Blacquer $ 25 USD

Olaplex No. 3 Bond Builder hair treatment $28 USD

Let's chat foundation, first. I rarely pay full price for foundation, as I can utilize my pro discount and shop at stores that cater to makeup industry professionals. Recently, after recommendations from fellow wedding pros, I bought a slew of Make Up For Ever foundations to use in my kit, but none of the ones I ordered actually matched ME and I wanted to wear this particular foundation for a couple of days. I had time while Little Man was at school so I headed to my local Sephora.

Make Up For Ever Matte Velvet Skin

After swatching multiple shades (on my own--no help from employees--read on for full story) I settled on shade R230.  This foundation claims the following:

My name is Tricia Clarke and I LOVE dry shampoo! I've been talking about DRY SHAMPOO for years  but it is FINALLY catching on. When I give talks to women's groups I no longer get blank stares when I ask if the crowd knows what dry shampoo is...BUT I am surprised at how many are not really taking advantage of it's magical powers.

Why do I love dry shampoo so much?

Well friends, did you know,  dry shampo can:
  • save you time
  • conserve water
  • help you workout more
  • allow you to SLEEP more
  • make you LOOK GOOD
It is a game-changer once you use it properly! SO--get ready to take some screenshots, I'm about to change your life! Are you ready?