Posts Tagged ‘YSL’

UNDERCOVER AGENT REVEALED: JOAN R!

Thursday, December 20th, 2018
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NAME:  Joan R
AGE:  73
CITY/STATE:  New York City
BEAUTY PHILOSOPHY:  As I age I pay more attention to skincare and keep a lighter hand on the makeup
PM BEAUTY ROUTINE: Whamisa Organic Flowers Cleansing Oil,  CO Bigelow Dr. Galen Herbal Skin Tonic No. 010, Royal Fern Phytoactive Anti-Aging Eye Cream
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT PRODUCT:  Homeoplasmine Magic Cream
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT COSMETIC:  Divaderme Lash Extender
MOST EXPENSIVE PRODUCTVintners Daughter Active Botanical Serum
BEST BARGAIN PRODUCT: e.l.f. Essential Instant Life Brow Pencil
FAVORITE BEAUTY TOOL:  Foreo Luna 2
COMMENTS/ANECDOTES:  See Philosophy above: compared to my regime as my 30ish self, today’s me wears little or no foundation in the daytime, and only eyeshadow, mascara and lip color.  My skin looks fine with only an occasional swipe of blusher, and my mantra is that good skin was the gift of menopause.

UNDERCOVER AGENT REVEALED: KIMMY K!

Thursday, August 10th, 2017
AGE:  29
CITY/STATE:  Puyallup, Washington
PHILOSOPHY: Moisturize, Moisturize, Moisturize!!
AM BEAUTY ROUTINE:   Wash face with Shiseido Benefiance Extra Creamy Cleansing Foam, use Dickinson’s Original Witch Hazel Pore Perfecting Toner, apply Shiseido Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate and Hard Candy Sheer Envy Pore-Defense Primer Serum. Makeup: L’Oréal Paris True Match Lumi Healthy Luminous Makeup, L’Oréal Paris True Match Super-Blendable Powder, Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-hour Blush, Smashbox eye shadow (color depends on my outfit that day), Maybelline New York Lash Sensational Luscious Full Fan Effect Mascara (top & bottom lashes), Rimmel London Exaggerate Waterproof Eyeliner in Black. Set everything with Hard Candy Sheer Envy Mattifying No Shine Setting Spray. Perfume: Marc Jacobs DAISY, YSL Black Opium, or Chanel No 5 L’EAU.
PM BEAUTY ROUTINE:  Wash face with Cailyn Dizzolv’It Makeup Melting Balm, Mask and wash with Dr. Jart+ Dermaclear Trans-Foam Clay (pink, white or green. Rotate throughout week), use Dickinson’s Original Witch Hazel Pore Perfecting Toner. Masque-ology or SOO AE sheet mask every other night. Moisturize with Clinique Moisture Surge (on nights not using sheet masks).
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT PRODUCT:  My moisturizers. I can get very dry skin and that doesn’t make for a pretty look.
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT COSMETIC:  Mascara. Definitely!
MOST EXPENSIVE PRODUCT:  Shiseido Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate
BEST BARGAIN PRODUCT:  Any Hard Candy product. Super cheap & and they work well.
 FAVORITE BEAUTY TOOL:  Tria Beauty Hair Removal Laser
 MISC:  My mother always told me beauty comes from within. This being said, it never hurts to get dolled up and feel pretty on the outside.

 

UNDERCOVER AGENT REVEALED: MELISSA S!

Thursday, May 25th, 2017
AGE:  32 (33 in June)
CITY/STATE:  Poughkeepsie, NY
PHILOSOPHY:  If you don’t feel beautiful don’t wear it! Stop! It’s okay!
AM BEAUTY ROUTINE:   Wash face with GlamGlow ThirstyCleanse Daily Hydrating Cleanser followed by Yes To Tomatoes Daily Balancing Moisturizer.  For makeup:  Smashbox Photo Finish Foundation Primer with SPF, Wet n Wild Mega Cushion Color Corrector for  dark circles and MAKE UP FOR EVER Ultra HD Invisible Coverage Foundation on the rest of the face, BECCA Skin Perfector in Prosecco Pop on  cheekbones and cupids bow, then Marc Jacobs Air Blush in Kink & Kisses on the apples of cheeks.  For eyes:  line waterline and upper eyelids with Marc Jacobs Matte Highliner Eye Pencil (Mist Me is a favorite), then several coats of L’Oréal Paris Voluminous Mascara in Carbon Black or YSL The Shock Volumizing Mascara in Asphalt Black.  YSL Volupté Tint-In-Balm in Dream Me Nude on lips.
PM BEAUTY ROUTINE:  L’Oréal Paris Micellar Cleansing Water to remove makeup, then pat skin dry and apply Differen Gel all over the face. I need to find the right eye cream but haven’t found it yet!
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT PRODUCT:  Moisturizer with SPF! I was so bad to my skin as a kid but I’m very responsible now!
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT COSMETIC:  Mascara. I am yet to find the one. Still searching but mascra just makes me feel more confident and beautiful.
MOST EXPENSIVE PRODUCT:  Mason Pearson Hair Brush
BEST BARGAIN PRODUCT:  Wet n Wild Mega Cushion Color Corrector.  They cost under $5 yet work as well, if not better, than brands that cost ten times that amount.
FAVORITE BEAUTY TOOL:  Paul Mitchell Flat Iron
MISC:  Have fun with Beauty! When your doing your routinue be it skin care or mkeup It shouldn’t be something you feel you have to do to feel good about yourself.  Doing your makeup should be something you do because it makes you happy and maybe gives you a boost! I am a huge beauty junkie I adore trying new products and love to have fun playing with my makeup looks!