Please resist using the word "best " in posts. "What is the best foundation…" B est is a subjective term - you will not get a qualified answer because everyone's BEST will be different. Ask well thought out questions that drill down to the exact information you need/want. EXAMPLE: "I need a foundation with variable coverage, no SPF, for normal to dry skin. I'd prefer a liquid to cream. Suggestions?" I see a lot of posts asking for the best product and it's a little frustrating because there are A LOT of products that are really good and it's hard to filter out the ones that will work for the OP. Please keep this in mind. Thank you! <3
Hi, I bought an Urban Decay eyeliner which glides on really beautifully at first. But throughout the course of the day, it tends to smudge and get really ugly. I love eyeliner but I had to stop wearing it because of this. I feel like even waterproof eyeliners smudge. Can anyone recommend a really good eyeliner that will last all day and look beautiful without smudging? Thanks <3
Hello Beauty insiders, I was hoping someone could help me with finding a shade in the D&G Luminous Foundation. I might not be able to get to a sephora store before the sale, and need to set an order. I am a terre nueve shade in the NARS Tinted moisturizer and Linen shade in clinique even better makeup. I have never used anything else, and I feel the best shade for me would be in between these two. When I put these options into the Skin IQ, it didn't list this foundation as one of the best matches. Can someone recommend a shade if they had experience with the D&G option or a foundation that is similar and can give you even glowy finish, but not heavy coverage? Someone recommended Chanel Aqua or Dior Glowing makeup. Recommendations and shade help is appreciated. Thank You!
I have all these bumps on my face. I have oily skin and I don't know how to get rid of these bumps. I have had these for about 6 months now and I didn't change anything in my skin care routine. I've used a clarisonic for 5 years now so I don't know what's going on.
I don't know what this is, but I just have dry, flaky skin just at the creases of my nose that are particularly visible when I wear makeup (mineral or liquid) and I don't know how to get rid of it. I've tried good moisturizers, but it doesn't seem to work and it's very isolated to just the nose crease. I do have dry skin in general, but a good moisturizer usually takes care of any dryness EXCEPT here. It's not so much "patches" of skin, it looks maybe more like pores that have flaked off or something. It's hard to describe. Maybe I will take a picture. Does anybody know what the heck I'm talking about? lol If so, what skin regiment would you recommend?
Hi, I've been doing a lot of research on what is the perfect make up kit for someone who is trying doing it for the first time,and all the answers differ. So my question is what are the basics that are needed to create a first time make up kit? (Eg, brushes... types of brushes, eye shadows, primers, concealers. etc)
It's midnight in New York and you know what that means... it's October!! I don't care if I'm in California, I'm still making this post hahaha. I started my haul at CVS because my sister had $10 rewards for beauty and I used that towards lipsticks for my kit. I got Wet n Wild lipsticks in Sugar Plum Fairy, Wine Room, and Mauve Outta Here. I also got a Milani lipstick in High Voltage. I paid $2 for 4 lipsticks! I went to Ulta to pick up NYX Dark Circle Corrector and the Essence Lipstick (4th one above) in Wear Berries THEN, I went to Sephora to pick up a free deluxe sample of Bare Minerals lipstick in Speak Your Mind and my MUFE Birthday gift! PS my birthday is October 18 hehe
What are some good makeup to have for beginners for work; I am in the professional phase of college and it is a business dress code. We can dress down from business but it is not enough to be called business casual. I bought a liquid foundation which I rarely use and I also have a bare minerals powder which I use more often. I have one blush from tarte called captivating, stila eyeliner and a smashbox full exposure palette. I am looking for a few makeup must haves for fall/winter or just in general to upgrade my make up a bit.
With all the sales going on and holiday sets and limited edition products, and new items, I've been doing alot of purchases lately. Think I've gone a little overboard. Hey you gotta get them when they are in stock otherwise they go out of stock... for ever! Any how I find myself hidding my purchases and receipts. Not because I don't have enough money for my purchases, I budget well, but because I have too much already. Tell me do you do the same? Where do you hide your newly bought treasures?
Ok BT, what did you find today? Edit: Sticky plug to a FABULOUS thread. Found a Deal? Post it here - http://community.sephora.com/t5/Hauls/Deals-too-go od-to-pass-Up/td-p/1513386 Edit 10-2, feel free to post if you find something from your favorite brand. Link to the item, price, and brief description so that folks can at a glance decide if they want to clickie to Love or Buy. ^-^ As an FYI, here are the 26 pages I'm trolling for what was newly added today . Usually pretty easy to do because the newest items have 20 loves or less and no reviews. In general I will check in the morning and late afternoon and post what I find. Acqua di Parma, Ardency Inn, Antasasia, Atelier Cologne, BareMinerals, Bite Beauty, Chloe, Elizabeth and James, Josie Maran, Jurlique, L'Occitane, Lavanilla, Marc Jacobs Makeup, Marc Jacobs Perfume, Marula, NEST, Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics, Sephora Collection, Sephora Favorites, Smashbox, Tarte, Tata Harper, Thierry Mugler, Tocca, TokyoMilk Dark, Too Faced, Urban Decay, Victor & Rolf
I am having continuous trouble with my under eye area, Foundation and concealer set in my fine lines under eyes and make them very prominent.Can you all tell me: 1: You use foundation primer or eye shadow primer under your eyes. 2: what product/powder you use to set your concealer
I'm sitting here with my soft plush blanket and warm cat on my lap feeling very happy it's getting chilly. Got me to thinking, what are some good fall/winter staples for fragrance, lotion, makeup...etc? Doesn't even have to be about beauty. Do you love peppermint mochas from Starbucks? Eager to make/eat a pumpkin roll?
What makeup is everyone wearing today? Today I am wearing: 1. Benefit Hello Flawless Foundation in Champagne 2. Benefit Coralista blush 3. TheBalm Mary-Loumanizer 4. Dior Creme de Rose Lipbalm 5. Dior Addict Lipstick in 454 6. Benefit Creaseless Cream shadow in RSVP and under all this I am wearing Neutrogena Pure and Free Liquid Sunblock SPF 50 So c'mon now...confess!
I LOVE beauty products and sadly I also LOVE shopping which leads to countless makeup purchases on a weekly basis. I have a lot of makeup already and I certainly do not need more. I'm sure I am not the only one with this problem but if anyone can help me, I would appreciate. Do you have any tips on reducing your impulse purchases ? or just stop buying so much makeup all the time? Are you a recovering beauty addict ? I need advice, especially before the VIB sale in November !!!
I have green hazel eyes, i'm a brunette and besides and i have a tanned skin, which colors can I use to bring out the green of my eyes? Also my eyes are really big and when I use black eye liner it makes it go small, what is a perfect way to outline them black but make them look big?
So, I was thinking we should start a list of known store events. This will be a list not just for Rouge events, but for any in store brand events, free gift promos, point promos, discount days, etc. Some events are nation wide and in Canada, some are only in certain markets. The main way I check for events is by using the store finder link and entering different zipcodes around me and by asking about any intel whenever I'm in store. Let's pool our intel! Please post anything you know or heard about below and I'll add it to the list. UPCOMING EVENTS NATIONWIDE - US November 5 - @ Freestanding stores, VIB ROUGE event, rumored to be on a Wedneday evening, not certain of the time yet, and may vary store to store. Local Events Los Angeles, CA Spoiler (Highlight to read) Oct 18 - Hollywood & Highland store: Get a flawless complexion with Nude Miracle, Lancôme’s new lightweight foundation that blurs imperfections and blends seamlessly. Enjoy a one-on-one consultation and application from a Lancôme makeup artist. BONUS: Receive a deluxe sample of Génifique Eye with consultation, while supplies last. Oct 18 - Hollywood & Highland store: Get a flawless complexion with Nude Miracle, Lancôme’s new lightweight foundation that blurs imperfections and blends seamlessly. Enjoy a one-on-one consultation and application from a Lancôme makeup artist. BONUS: Receive a deluxe sample of Génifique Eye with consultation, while supplies last. San Fransico, CA Spoiler (Highlight to read) Oct 25 - Special Rouge only event, cost is 750 points for makeup lessons and deluxe sample bag for you and a guest…see image in the thread below for more details. Oct 25 - Special Rouge only event, cost is 750 points for makeup lessons and deluxe sample bag for you and a guest…see image in the thread below for more details. Santa Monica, CA Spoiler (Highlight to read) Oct 25 - Walk the red carpet to celebrate Laura Mercier’s new Flawless Fluide foundation. Our experts will match you with your perfect shade, and touch up your eyes and lips so you look glamorous for your close-up. BONUS: Take home a deluxe trio sample set of Laura Mercier products, while supplies last. Oct 25 - Walk the red carpet to celebrate Laura Mercier’s new Flawless Fluide foundation. Our experts will match you with your perfect shade, and touch up your eyes and lips so you look glamorous for your close-up. BONUS: Take home a deluxe trio sample set of Laura Mercier products, while supplies last. Events in Canada Eaton Centre Spoiler (Highlight to read) Spoiler (Highlight to read) Oct 24-25 - Givenchy brand event. Brand rep will be present, but no free gifts mentioned. Oct 24-25 - Givenchy brand event. Brand rep will be present, but no free gifts mentioned. Yorkdale Spoiler (Highlight to read) Oct 24-25 - Givenchy brand event. Givenchy brand reps will be present, no mention of free gift. 11:30 - 6:30 Oct 24-25 - Givenchy brand event. Givenchy brand reps will be present, no mention of free gift. 11:30 - 6:30 Rideau Centre, Ottawa Spoiler (Highlight to read) Oct 24-25- Bite Beauty Lip Lab, watch as a custom lipstick is created for you! Oct 24-25- Bite Beauty Lip Lab, watch as a custom lipstick is created for you!
If anyone know, please help me I really appreciate. Anyone also know any good CC cream that would wear alone and can put onto bare and naked skin? I am really interested in the YSL Ink Fusion , Bobbi Brown Weightless Powder Foundation Chanel Les Beiges All in One Healthy Glow. Have anyone tried them? I also intend to get the code for YSL, however, the deluxe sample in my appropriate color is gone fast http://www.sephora.com/skin-weightless-powder-foun dation-P388664?skuId=1646215 Also, does anyone know how to distinguish skin is yellow tone or pink undertone? And How is it associated with foundation has Warm and Cool color? I am Asian. I think my skin is yellow tone or undertone. SHould I use a Warm color in foundation? However, I always have problem with the color match. I even went to store to check out my shade. I used to purchase Makeup Forever Liquid Foundation in 120. Look good in store and bought it . when I travel to Viet Nam which has humid weather. The color seems to not right too yellow and cakey. I put it aside and then give away to my sis. To play safe, I am only wearing SHiseido tinted moisturizer in shade 1 ( not a perfect shade, but acceptable somehow). it is super light, and shade 2 turns out really dark on my skin. I first purchase shade 2 without realizing too dark until my brother told me : hey, sis, your face looks so dirty. Thanks in advance, Yen
Beauties, how Audacious have you gotten? I need to get some of these and am going to swatch tomorrow. If you have Audacious lippies, show us what colors you've picked up, and share what other colors you're still lusting after. Just from looking at swatch sheets last month, (on Temptalia I think) I saw about 15 I wanted How about you? Also, hat tip to jemly for inspiring this thread
i just recieved my Target beauty box, I think it was free with $7 shipping. All in all, definitely worth the cost. Elnett extra hold hairspray...good for purse Fekkai dry shampoo...always can use, we'll see if it's better than my Batiste Laniege BB cream....been wanting to dry NYX eye pencil in Milk...already have Loreal color riche lipstick...seems like a lip gloss, we'll see if I like it coupon for $3 off of $15...easily done. i also got the Walmart beauty box, free with $5. I like them both for different reason. You can see the pics along with others in the Walmart beauty box thread.
I checked this morning and it was out! Please tell me the vault will come back (fingers crossed). I heard they would sell only 60 but I called the urban decay customer service and they said there should be more. Does anyone know when they'll be available at sephora again?
I am crazy about advent calendars! (I have several wooden ones that I fill with my parents' and brother's favorite candies each December.) So last holiday season, when I learned that there were Beauty calendars, filled with skincare, makeup, body, and fragrance products, I flipped! Last year, there was a memorable Benefit advent calendar. (Let's not even talk about this year's over-priced version.) This year, there are even more advent calendars being offered, but most of them are exclusive to the U.K. I have seen U.K. bloggers post about Jo Malone, Body Shop, L'Occitane and Yankee Candle advent calendars--just to name a few. (You can google "best beauty advent calendars" to see all the awesome goodness.) I just bought the QVC version! I hope that the few advent calendars offered in the U.S. are really popular and are snapped up this year, so that retailers will understand the demand. Then hopefully, we will get more such beauty calendars available for U.S. customers in upcoming years. Who else is crazy about these? Jo Malone Advent (2014) L'Occitane Advent (2014) Body Shop Advent (2014) QVC Advent (2014) Selfridges (UK department store) Advent (2014)
I'm looking for a long lasting red lipstick that's undertone won't make my teeth look yellow. I'm not really into red orange lipstick either. I want a true red I have platinum hair green eyes and tan olive skin. It doesn't have to be lipstick either it can be a stain or a pencil and a lipstick lol Please help!!!
I use Benefit 'Hello Flawless!' color Toasted Beige and Make up for ever HD invisible cover foundation color Pink Beige, and I'm trying to find a natural look of matte bronzer. I would really appreciate some help here!! Thank you~!