So I have officially jumped on the BB Creme bandwagon. My reasons in VERY particular order.
1) It removes about 5 minutes of my morning make-up regimen. MORE SLEEP.
2) I vowed to add the SPF for 2013.
3) Everyone’s doing it.
So naturally, like every other beauty product I want to try, I walked into Sephora and said, which BB Creme should I buy? The woman asked if I had any preferences, and I said SPF, tinted and matte finish. She lead me to this…
I love it. My shade is “Creme Glow”, and I have completely substituted my moisturizer, SPF, concealer, foundation and powder for this. It is not quite as matte as I wanted, so I do recommend a translucent finishing powder for a more polished look. I invested in Make Up For Ever HD Micfofinish powder, and it is AWESOME.
Do you have any new beauty products you are loving or hated?
This week has been CRAZY busy for me as I am preparing for a 6 day business trip. I leave tomorrow for Frisco, TX and then head straight to Philadelphia, PA on Saturday for 4 days.
I was hoping to get my Birchbox reviews done one at a time this week, but it looks like I will have to double up.
Oh well, that means more product in less time for you!
PRODUCT: ORIBE Dry Texturizing Spray Purse size
DESCRIPTION: A fine spray that adds texture and volume to boring second-day hair.
POSITIVES: It doesn’t leave a residue like dry shampoos. It adds volume and texture like stated. It smells FABULOUS!
NEGATIVES: It does not get rid of shine/grease that your old hair style may have produced like dry shampoo does.
WOULD I PURCHASE MORE: Probably not. The price is a bit more than I would spend on something I didn’t love. I recommend UNITE 7 second dry shampoo, and it is more affordable.
PRODUCT: EBOOST Health Booster Tablets (Orange Flavor) 10 tablets
DESCRIPTION: Effervescent tablets that dissolve in 8 oz. of water to boost energy, immunity and curve appetite
POSITIVES: I did not like this product
NEGATIVES: I am very picky about things like this, and I did not like that I could taste the vitamins in the product. It also took over a minute to dissolve into the water and on top of that I felt terrible the day after I drank it.
WOULD I PURCHASE MORE: Absolutely not. The only way I will finish the bottle I have is to maybe blend them into a smoothie to trick myself.
Have you tried any new products lately?
If you are not a member of Birchbox, you are seriously missing out! It known for its monthly subscription of top-of-the-line trial beauty supplies, and it is only $10 a month! I purchased a subscription for my roommate for Christmas, and I was getting seriously jealous of her monthly package of surprise goodies, so I purchased a box for myself.
Next week I will be featuring a different one of the products each day with a run-down of my opinion. Stay tuned for more information!