Week in Review | January 30th through February 5th

Here’s a look at the top 10 products reviewed in the last week, plus a summary of how many products and brands were reviewed and a break out of ratings! :)
01

Tom Ford Beauty Burnished Copper

Limited Edition. $45.00/0.17 oz.

Tom Ford Burnished Copper Cream Color for Eyes ($45.00 for 0.17 oz.) is a dark, olive green with warm, brown undertones and a metallic sheen with faint gold micro-sparkle.

A+
Product
10
Pigmentation
10
Texture
10
Longevity
10
Application
5
Total
100%
A+

02. Tom Ford Beauty Platinum

Tom Ford Platinum Cream Color for Eyes ($45.00 for 0.17 oz.) is a medium-dark taupe brown with warm, reddish undertones and a frosted sheen. Read full review.

A

03. Tom Ford Beauty Erotic

Tom Ford Erotic Patent Finish Lip Color ($52.00 for 0.07 fl. oz.) is a medium, fuchsia red with cool, blue undertones and a glossy finish. Read full review.

A

04. Tom Ford Beauty Infamy

Tom Ford Infamy Patent Finish Lip Color ($52.00 for 0.07 fl. oz.) vibrant, medium-rask fuchsia pink with cool undertones and a high-shine, glossy finish and very subtle fuchsia micro-shimmer. Read full review.

A

06. Colour Pop Silhouette

ColourPop Silhouette Ultra Matte Liquid Lipstick ($6.00 for 0.11 fl. oz.) is described as a "rich blue red." Read full review.

A-

07. Colour Pop Scrooge

ColourPop Scrooge Ultra Matte Liquid Lipstick ($6.00 for 0.11 fl. oz.) is described as a "rich rosy pink." Read full review.

A-

08. Burberry No. 01 White

Burberry No. 01 White Spring/Summer 2016 Runway Highlighting Palette ($68.00 for 0.10 oz.) is a crisp, cool-toned white with a frosted sheen. Read full review.

A-

09. Burberry No. 02 Nude Gold

Burberry No. 02 Nude Gold Spring/Summer 2016 Runway Highlighting Palette ($68.00 for 0.10 oz.) is a slightly muted, light-medium gold with warm undertones and a frosted finish. Read full review.

A-

10. Tom Ford Beauty Last Dance #2

Last Dance #2 is a muted, medium-dark olive green with warm, brown undertones and a satiny sheen. It had nice pigmentation with a lightly dry, dusty consistency that tended to sheer out when applied but was very blendable. Read full review.

Breakdown |
Jan 30, 2016 — Feb 5, 2016

81%

Average Score
A
21
B
22
C
6
D
5
F
7

Total Reviews (61) — Brands Reviewed (11)

Week in Review | January 23rd through January 29th

Here’s a look at the top 10 products reviewed in the last week, plus a summary of how many products and brands were reviewed and a break out of ratings! :)
01

Colour Pop Porter

Permanent. $5.00/0.07 oz.

Porter is described as a "warm burgundy with gold multi-dimensional gold glitter on top [of] a metallic finish."

A+
Product
10
Pigmentation
10
Texture
10
Longevity
10
Application
5
Total
100%
A+

02. Colour Pop Telepathy

Telepathy is described as a "bright gold with a green undertone in an ultra-metallic finish." It's a bright, light-medium yellow gold with an almost "cool" undertone (compared to most golds, which are often orange-based) paired with a metallic sheen. Read full review.

A+

03. Tom Ford Beauty Honeymoon #4

Honeymoon #4 is a deep plum with soft, warm, brown undertones and a satin finish. It was the least shimmery shade, which is something the quad needed for better cohesion, I think. Read full review.

A

04. Tom Ford Beauty Honeymoon #2

Honeymoon #2 is a medium-dark, coppery bronze with warm, reddish-orange undertones and a frosted sheen. Read full review.

A

06. Colour Pop Weenie

Weenie is described as a "pinky rose gold in a pearlized finish." It's a slightly muted, medium-dark coppery bronze with warm undertones and a metallic sheen. Read full review.

A

07. Tom Ford Beauty Honeymoon

Honeymoon #4 is a deep plum with soft, warm, brown undertones and a satin finish. It was the least shimmery shade, which is something the quad needed for better cohesion, I think. Read full review.

A

08. MAC Silly

MAC Silly Lipstick ($17.00 for 0.10 oz.) is described as a "bright white-pink [with a Matte finish]." Read full review.

A

09. Urban Decay Smog

Smog is described as a "deep coppery bronze." It's a coppery brown with warm, red0orange undertones and a frosted finish. Read full review.

A

10. Colour Pop Taurus

ColourPop Taurus Lippie Stix ($5.00 for 0.0357 oz.) is described as a "mid-tone yellow brown in a matte finish." Read full review.

Breakdown |
Jan 23, 2016 — Jan 29, 2016

84%

Average Score
A
31
B
24
C
8
D
4
F
5

Total Reviews (72) — Brands Reviewed (8)

Week in Review | January 16th through January 22nd

Here’s a look at the top 10 products reviewed in the last week, plus a summary of how many products and brands were reviewed and a break out of ratings! :)
01

Bite Beauty Rosehip

Permanent. $24.00/0.05 oz.

Bite Beauty Rosehip Matte Creme Lip Crayon ($24.00 for 0.05 oz.) is a bright, medium red with warm undertones and a satin finish.

A
Product
9.5
Pigmentation
10
Texture
9.5
Longevity
10
Application
5
Total
98%
A

02. Formula X Alchemy II

Formula X Alchemy II Nail Lacquer ($14.00 for 0.40 fl. oz.) is described as a "platinum-infused ... Read full review.

A

03. Bite Beauty Red Velvet

Bite Beauty Red Velvet Matte Creme Lip Crayon ($24.00 for 0.05 oz.) is a deepened red with neutral-to-cool undertones and a semi-matte finish. Read full review.

A

04. Hourglass Incandescent Strobe Light

Hourglass Incandescent Strobe Light Ambient Strobe Lighting Powder ($38.00 for 0.16 oz.) is a very light, rosy beige with neutral-to-warm undertones and a pearly shimmer-sheen finish. Read full review.

A

05. Hourglass Iridescent Strobe Light

Hourglass Iridescent Strobe Light Ambient Strobe Lighting Powder ($38.00 for 0.16 oz.) is a light peach with a hint of rose tones and a luminous sheen. Read full review.

A-

06. MAC Nice to Meet You

MAC Nice to Meet You Lipstick ($17.00 for 0.10 oz.) is described as a "deep pink-red [with a Cremesheen finish]." Read full review.

A-

07. Bite Beauty Pastille

Bite Beauty Pastille Matte Creme Lip Crayon ($24.00 for 0.05 oz.) is a muted, medium-dark rosy mauve with neutral undertones and a semi-matte finish. Read full review.

A-

08. MAC Flocking Fabulous

MAC Flocking Fabulous Lipstick ($17.00 for 0.10 oz.) is described as a "bright coral-red [with a Cremesheen + Pearl finish]." Read full review.

B+

09. Cle de Peau Golden Lace (313)

Cle de Peau Golden Lace (313) Eyeshadow Quad ($55.00 for 0.21 oz.) is a set of warmer neutrals. The strength of Cle de Peau's eyeshadow formula is in how soft, silky, and smooth they typically are, so they blend out easily and sit nicely on the eyelid without looking powdery or dusty. Read full review.

B+

10. Urban Decay Ex-Girlfriend

Urban Decay x Gwen Stefani Ex-Girlfriend 24/7 Glide-On Lip Pencil ($20.00 for 0.04 oz.) is described as a "nude rose." Read full review.

Breakdown |
Jan 16, 2016 — Jan 22, 2016

78%

Average Score
A
12
B
16
C
3
D
2
F
10

Total Reviews (43) — Brands Reviewed (10)

Week in Review | January 9th through January 15th

Here’s a look at the top 10 products reviewed in the last week, plus a summary of how many products and brands were reviewed and a break out of ratings! :)
01

Urban Decay Spiderweb

Limited Edition. $18.00/0.11 oz.

Urban Decay x Gwen Stefani Spiderweb Lipstick ($18.00 for 0.11 oz.) is described as a "satin red cream."

A
Product
9.5
Pigmentation
9.5
Texture
9.5
Longevity
10
Application
5
Total
97%
A

02. Urban Decay Wonderland

Urban Decay x Gwen Stefani Wonderland Lipstick ($18.00 for 0.11 oz.) is described as a "dark pink-red cream." Read full review.

A

03. Chanel Sunkiss Ribbon

Chanel Sunkiss Ribbon Harmonie de Blush ($70.00 for 0.38 oz.) is a soft, medium pink-coral with fine golden sheen. Read full review.

A

04. Urban Decay Firebird

Urban Decay x Gwen Stefani Firebird Lipstick ($18.00 for 0.11 oz.) is described as a "deep fuchsia cream." Read full review.

A-

05. Urban Decay Rock Steady

Urban Decay x Gwen Stefani Rock Steady Lipstick ($18.00 for 0.11 oz.) is described as a "deep wine red cream." Read full review.

B+

06. Urban Decay Ex-Girlfriend

Urban Decay x Gwen Stefani Ex-Girlfriend Lipstick ($18.00 for 0.11 oz.) is described as a "sheer nude-rose with pink shimmer." Read full review.

B+

07. Urban Decay Plaid

Urban Decay x Gwen Stefani Plaid Lipstick ($18.00 for 0.11 oz.) is described as a "sheer deep berry." Read full review.

B+

08. Urban Decay Gwen Stefani

Urban Decay x Gwen Stefani Blush Palette ($45.00 for 0.54 oz.) includes six shades of blushes from a pop of pink to a matte bronze. Read full review.

B+

09. Hourglass Brilliant Strobe Light

Hourglass Brilliant Strobe Light Ambient Strobe Lighting Powder ($38.00 for 0.16 oz.) is a light yellow with a fine, pearly shimmer-sheen finish. Read full review.

B+

10. Urban Decay Phone Call

Urban Decay x Gwen Stefani Phone Call Lipstick ($18.00 for 0.11 oz.) is described as a "sheer bright pink." Read full review.

Breakdown |
Jan 9, 2016 — Jan 15, 2016

78%

Average Score
A
6
B
28
C
9
D
4
F
8

Total Reviews (55) — Brands Reviewed (5)

Week in Review | January 2nd through January 8th

Here’s a look at the top 10 products reviewed in the last week, plus a summary of how many products and brands were reviewed and a break out of ratings! :)
01

Anastasia Brownie

Permanent. $12.00/0.06 oz.

Anastasia Brownie Eyeshadow ($12.00 for 0.06 oz.) is a medium-dark, golden bronze with warm undertones and a pearly sheen.

A+
Product
10
Pigmentation
10
Texture
10
Longevity
10
Application
5
Total
100%
A+

02. Anastasia Chiffon

Anastasia Chiffon Eyeshadow ($12.00 for 0.06 oz.) is a medium, golden bronze with a metallic sheen. It is a lighter version of Brownie with less khaki/olive tones. Read full review.

A+

03. Anastasia Chocolate Crumble

Anastasia Chocolate Crumble Eyeshadow ($12.00 for 0.06 oz.) is a dark, taupe brown with warm, reddish-brown undertones and a sparkling, metallic finish. Read full review.

A

04. Guerlain Mythic

Guerlain Mythic Meteorites Voyage Powder ($59.00 for 0.30 oz. / $179.00 for 0.30 oz. Read full review.

A

05. Anastasia Peacock

Anastasia Peacock Eyeshadow ($12.00 for 0.06 oz.) is a deep, forest green with warm, brown undertones and a pearly sheen. Read full review.

A

06. Anastasia Prussian Blue

Anastasia Prussian Blue Eyeshadow ($12.00 for 0.06 oz.) is a slightly muted, medium-dark blue with a frosted finish. Read full review.

A-

07. Bite Beauty Pepper

Pepper is a slightly muted, medium-dark rosy plum with soft, warm undertones and a light sheen. It had semi-opaque pigmentation with a creamy, light-to-medium-weight consistency that was comfortable to wear but didn't slide around. Read full review.

A-

08. Anastasia Metal

Anastasia Metal Eyeshadow ($12.00 for 0.06 oz.) is a bright, light gold with a sparkling, metallic finish. Read full review.

A-

09. Bite Beauty Cortado/Latte

Bite Beauty Cortado/Latte Luminous Creme Lipstick Duo ($14.00 for 0.10 oz.) is a dual-ended lipstick, so there is a lipstick shade on each side. Read full review.

A-

10. NARS Kari

NARS Kari Dual Intensity Eyeshadow ($29.00 for 0.05 oz.) is described as a "soft rose pink." It's a muted, medium rosy pink with neutral-to-warm undertones and a pearly shimmer-sheen. Read full review.

Breakdown |
Jan 2, 2016 — Jan 8, 2016

82%

Average Score
A
21
B
22
C
11
D
3
F
7

Total Reviews (64) — Brands Reviewed (8)

Week in Review | December 26th through January 1st

Here’s a look at the top 10 products reviewed in the last week, plus a summary of how many products and brands were reviewed and a break out of ratings! :)
01

Bite Beauty Palomino

Permanent. $24.00/0.13 oz.

Palomino is a medium-dark, fuchsia pink with cool, blue undertones and a satin finish. It had very good color payoff with a creamy, smooth texture that glided across the lips without tugging and was comfortable to wear without emphasizing the lip's natural texture.

A+
Product
9.5
Pigmentation
10
Texture
10
Longevity
10
Application
5
Total
99%
A

02. Bite Beauty Palomino/Pomegranate

Bite Beauty Palomino/Pomegranate Luminous Creme Lipstick Duo ($14.00 for 0.10 oz.) is a duo of fuchsia and neutral red. Read full review.

A

03. Bite Beauty Mulberry

Mulberry is a medium-dark, cool-toned plum-berry with reddish tones and a luminous finish. It had mostly opaque color coverage with a slight translucency overall, so if you have more coloring to your natural lip color, this could turn redder or appear darker. Read full review.

A

04. Bite Beauty Pomegranate

Pomegranate is a medium red with neutral-to-warm undertones and a glossy, creamy finish. It had nearly opaque color payoff with a particularly glossy shine compared to the average shade in the range (kind of funny how they were both more/less glossy compared to the standard shade!). Read full review.

A-

07. Tarte Cray Cray

Tarte Cray Cray Tarteist Lip Paint ($20.00 for 0.20 fl. oz.) is a bold, bright, medium-dark orange with strong red undertones and a matte finish. Read full review.

A-

08. Tarte So Fetch

Tarte So Fetch Tarteist Lip Paint ($20.00 for 0.20 fl. oz.) is bright, medium coral-pink with warm undertones and a soft sheen. Read full review.

B+

09. Tarte Frenemy

Tarte Frenemy Tarteist Lip Paint ($20.00 for 0.20 fl. oz.) is deep burgundy with warm undertones and a luminous finish. Read full review.

B+

10. Tarte Fomo

Tarte Fomo Tarteist Lip Paint ($20.00 for 0.20 fl. oz.) is a muted, rosy plum with neutral-to-cool undertones and a satin finish. Read full review.

Breakdown |
Dec 26, 2015 — Jan 1, 2016

85%

Average Score
A
8
B
11
C
4
D
1
F
0

Total Reviews (24) — Brands Reviewed (3)