5 Best Beauty Buys Under $10

5 Beauty Products Under 10 5 Best Beauty Buys Under $10

“You get what you pay for.” It’s a phrase that may be true in many realms, but with makeup, I’ve found that it simply isn’t always the case.  There are many high-quality products on the market that are also budget buys. This post highlights just five of them. With the exception of the eyeliners and oil, all the items in this post are actually under $5. These are all long-time staples in my collection. CONTINUE READING…

3 budget brushes by elf | Mineral Powder, Small Tapered, Flawless Concealer

budget makeup brushes elf 3 budget brushes by elf | Mineral Powder, Small Tapered, Flawless Concealer

In terms of cruelty-free, affordable brushes, I wouldn’t say elf is on par with Eco Tools or Real Techniques (which I find very much comparable to higher end brands), but they do have some nice options. I’ve purchased quite a few elf brushes over the years, many of which were everyday staples for me for a long time. I always purchase these with 50% off codes, so they’re $1.50 a piece. I recently picked up three new ones: the Mineral Powder Brush, Flawless Concealer Brush, and Small Tapered Brush. CONTINUE READING…

Top 5 Summer Must-Haves | A CF Beauty Blog Collaboration

Top Cruelty Free Products For Summer Top 5 Summer Must Haves | A CF Beauty Blog Collaboration

June 21 marks the official start of summer! This month, Christine, Liza, and I are showing you are top 5 summer must-haves. Their lovely posts:

Summer is my favorite season, so this turned out to be the hardest Top 5 post for me to narrow down – by far. I ended up with more general categories than specific products, though I tried to include specific favorites for each category.


MATTE PINK Blush Comparison

Matte Pink Blushes ELF Tarte La Femme MATTE PINK Blush Comparison

I recently posted a comparison of my peachy nude blushes. This next installment compares my matte true pinks. Really, I should probably call this Part I of my matte pinks, because I’ll have another post comparing matte pinks that fall more into the nude, natural pink category. The three blushes in this post are brighter, true matte pinks. They are: CONTINUE READING…