Week in Review | September 17th through September 23rd

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! 🙂

What’s been in your rotation the most this week? What caught your eye?

01

Bite Beauty Nori

Permanent. $26.00/0.15 oz.

Nori is a dark, reddish burgundy with warm undertones and a natural sheen. It was glossiest of the four shades in this particular set.

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

02. MAC Marsala

MAC Marsala Liptensity Lipstick ($21.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a medium-dark, reddish berry with subtle, cool undertones and satiny sheen. Read full review.

A

03. MAC Dreaming of You

MAC Dreaming of You Lipstick ($18.00 for 0.10 oz.) is described as a "deep wine [with a Matte finish]." Read full review.

A

04. MAC No Me Queda Mas

MAC No Me Queda Mas Eyeshadow ($17.00 for 0.05 oz.) is described as a "warm dusty brown [with a Matte finish]." Read full review.

A

05. MAC Galaxy Grey

MAC Galaxy Grey Liptensity Lipstick ($21.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a muted, medium grayish lavender with a cream finish. Read full review.

A

06. Bite Beauty The Perfect Bite Set

Bite Beauty The Perfect Bite Set ($25.00 for 0.20 oz.) includes four miniature-sized Amuse Bouche lipsticks. Read full review.

A

07. Bite Beauty Pepper

Pepper is a muted, medium-dark rosy plum with warm undertones and a satin finish. The pigmentation was rich and covered the lips with even, smooth color. Read full review.

A

08. Estee Lauder Java Sun

Estee Lauder x Victoria Beckham Java Sun Bronzer ($65.00 for 0.42 oz.) is a muted, medium brown with warm, yellowish undertones and a matte finish. Read full review.

A-

09. MAC Como La Flor

MAC Como La Flor Lipstick ($18.00 for 0.10 oz.) is described as a "muted cherry red [with an Amplified finish]." Read full review.

Breakdown |
Sep 17, 2016 — Sep 23, 2016

86%

Average Score
A
30
B
25
C
4
D
4
F
1

Total Reviews (64) — Brands Reviewed (6)

Week in Review | September 10th through September 16th

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! 🙂

What’s been in your rotation the most this week? What caught your eye?

Hakuhodo G511 Highlighter Brush Angled ($44.00) is a small, angled face brush that's lightly fluffy, moderately dense, and thick enough to blend and apply color, and it was designed to be used with highlighters.

A+
Product
15
Fitness
15
Durability
5
Construction
5
Total
100%
A+

02. Hakuhodo B116BkSL Highlight Brush Round & Flat

Hakuhodo B116BkSL Highlight Brush Round & Flat ($59.00) is a small, flat brush with a rounded edge that comes to a very gentle point that is designed for highlighting and achieving sheerer coverage. Read full review.

A+

03. Hakuhodo S116Bk Highlight Brush Round & Flat

Hakuhodo S116Bk Highlight Brush Round & Flat ($67.00) is a small, flat brush with a rounded edge that comes to a very gentle point and is meant for highlighting. Read full review.

A+

04. Hakuhodo B5521BkSL Highlight Brush Tapered

Hakuhodo B5521BkSL Highlight Brush Tapered ($53.00) is a small-to-medium sized brush that flares out from the base and tapers to a rounded point. Read full review.

A+

05. Hakuhodo G5545BkSL Blush Brush Round & Flat

Hakuhodo G5545BkSL Blush Brush Round & Flat ($63.00) is a medium-sized blush brush that is flatter in shape, so it is not as round and full, with a tapering, rounded edge. Read full review.

A+

06. Hakuhodo B505BkSL Blush Brush Round & Flat

Hakuhodo B505BkSL Blush Brush Round & Flat ($98.00) is a medium-to-large blush brush that is full, thick, and fairly dense with a rounded edge and tapering bristles. Read full review.

A

07. Bobbi Brown Bond

Bobbi Brown Bond Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a deep, muted plum with subtle, warm undertones and a lightly glossy, cream finish. Read full review.

A

08. Bobbi Brown Uber Rose

Bobbi Brown Uber Rose Luxe Lip Color ($35.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a medium-dark plum with subtle, cool undertones and a creamy, lightly glossy finish. Read full review.

A

09. Urban Decay Oil Slick

Urban Decay Oil Slick Nail Color ($10.00 for 0.30 fl. oz.) is a grayish black with cool undertones and silver shimmer. Read full review.

A

10. Estee Lauder Slowburn (130)

Estee Lauder Slowburn (130) Hi-Lustre Pure Color Envy Lipstick ($32.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a deep,coppery red with warm undertones and fine gold, copper, and red shimmer. Read full review.

Breakdown |
Sep 10, 2016 — Sep 16, 2016

86%

Average Score
A
18
B
17
C
6
D
1
F
2

Total Reviews (44) — Brands Reviewed (10)

Week in Review | September 3rd through September 9th

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! 🙂

What’s been in your rotation the most this week? What caught your eye?

01

Colour Pop Flexitarian

Permanent. $8.00/0.15 oz.

ColourPop Flexitarian Super Shock Cheek ($8.00 for 0.15 oz.) is a light, golden beige with warm undertones and a metallic sheen.

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

03. NARS Deviant

NARS Deviant Velvet Lip Glide ($26.00 for 0.20 fl. oz.) is a rich, medium-dark reddish plum with subtle, warm undertones and a creamy finish. Read full review.

A

05. Colour Pop Might Be

ColourPop Might Be Super Shock Cheek ($8.00 for 0.15 oz.) is a muted, medium-dark rosy copper with warm undertones and a metallic sheen. Read full review.

A

06. NARS Unspeakable

NARS Unspeakable Velvet Lip Glide ($26.00 for 0.20 fl. oz.) is a muted, medium-dark red-plum with warm undertones and a creamy finish. Read full review.

A

07. NARS Danceteria

NARS Danceteria Velvet Lip Glide ($26.00 for 0.20 fl. oz.) is a bright, medium-dark raspberry pink with cool, blue undertones and a creamy finish. Read full review.

A

09. Make Up For Ever C406

Make Up For Ever C406 Artist Rouge Lipstick ($22.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a muted, medium-dark red with warm, brown undertones and a satin finish. Read full review.

A

10. Make Up For Ever C502

Make Up For Ever C502 Artist Rouge Lipstick ($22.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a muted, light-medium grayed lavender with neutral-to-cool undertones and a satin finish. Read full review.

Breakdown |
Sep 3, 2016 — Sep 9, 2016

86%

Average Score
A
26
B
15
C
7
D
3
F
1

Total Reviews (52) — Brands Reviewed (11)

Week in Review | August 27th through September 2nd

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! 🙂

What’s been in your rotation the most this week? What caught your eye?

01

Make Up For Ever C108

Permanent. $22.00/0.12 oz.

Make Up For Ever C108 Artist Rouge Lipstick ($22.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a medium-dark, rosy brown with warm undertones and a satin finish.

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

02. NARS Le Palace

NARS Le Palace Velvet Lip Glide ($26.00 for 0.20 fl. oz.) is a deep red with subtle, cool undertones and very fine pearl. Read full review.

A

04. Shiseido Toffee Apple (RD308)

Shiseido Toffee Apple (RD308) Rouge Rouge Lipstick ($28.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a subdued, medium-dark red with subtle, warm undertones and a natural finish. Read full review.

A

05. Shiseido Burning Up (RD310)

Shiseido Burning Up (RD310) Rouge Rouge Lipstick ($28.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a bright pop of medium-dark pink with very subtle, warm undertones and a natural sheen. Read full review.

A

06. Make Up For Ever C306

Make Up For Ever C306 Artist Rouge Lipstick ($22.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a bright, medium-dark pink-coral with warm undertones and a glossy, creamy finish. Read full review.

A

07. Viseart Highlight #2

Highlight #2 is a light-medium, rosy copper with warm undertones and a frosted, slightly metallic sheen. Read full review.

A

08. Make Up For Ever C107

Make Up For Ever C107 Artist Rouge Lipstick ($22.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a soft, medium-dark brown with a hint of warm, rosy undertones and a satin finish. Read full review.

A

09. Make Up For Ever C305

Make Up For Ever C305 Artist Rouge Lipstick ($22.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a bright pop of peony pink with subtle, warm undertones and a cream finish. Read full review.

A

10. Viseart Highlight #1

Highlight #1 is a light beige with warm undertones and a luminous sheen. It had medium coverage that was buildable to opaque coverage, while the consistency was soft enough that it could be diffused and blended out for sheerer coverage, if desired. Read full review.

Breakdown |
Aug 27, 2016 — Sep 2, 2016

86%

Average Score
A
28
B
32
C
6
D
2
F
2

Total Reviews (70) — Brands Reviewed (11)

Week in Review | August 20th through August 26th

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! 🙂

What’s been in your rotation the most this week? What caught your eye?

01

Shiseido Bloodstone (RD503)

Permanent. $28.00/0.14 oz.

Shiseido Bloodstone (RD503) Rouge Rouge Lipstick ($28.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a deep red with subtle, warm undertones and fine, ruby red pearl.

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

02. IT Cosmetics No. 322 Velvet Luxe Plush All-Over Shadow Brush

IT Cosmetics No. 322 Velvet Luxe Plush All-Over Shadow Brush ($26.00) is touted as an eye brush for sweeping eyeshadow all over the lid. Read full review.

A+

03. Shiseido Rose Crush (RD715)

Shiseido Rose Crush (RD715) Rouge Rouge Lipstick ($28.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a muted, medium-dark rosy plum with warm undertones and a creamy, lightly glossy finish. Read full review.

A

04. Shiseido Poppy (RD312)

Shiseido Poppy (RD312) Rouge Rouge Lipstick ($28.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a bright, medium-dark red with neutral-to-cool undertones and a natural sheen. Read full review.

A

05. Shiseido Real Ruby (RD502)

Shiseido Real Ruby (RD502) Rouge Rouge Lipstick ($28.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a muted, medium-dark red with warm, brownish undertones and a fine pearl. Read full review.

A

06. Shiseido Red Queen (RD716)

Shiseido Red Queen (RD716) Rouge Rouge Lipstick ($28.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a soft, medium-dark pinky-plum with warm undertones and a soft sheen. Read full review.

A

07. Kat Von D Project Chimps

Kat Von D Project Chimps Everlasting Liquid Lipstick ($20.00 for 0.22 fl. oz.) is described as a "rusty red." Read full review.

A

08. Shiseido Rouge Rum Punch (RD504)

Shiseido Rouge Rum Punch (RD504) Rouge Rouge Lipstick ($28.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a muted, medium-dark plummy-berry with cooler undertones and a soft sheen. Read full review.

A

09. Kat Von D Lock-It Edge Foundation Brush

Kat Von D Lock-It Edge Foundation Brush ($34.00) is meant for applying and blending liquid and cream foundations while getting into the contours of the face. Read full review.

A

10. IT Cosmetics No. 304 Velvet Luxe Plush Foundation Brush

IT Cosmetics No. 304 Velvet Luxe Plush Foundation Brush ($38.00) is designed as a "flat but wide" brush for cream and liquid foundation application. Read full review.

Breakdown |
Aug 20, 2016 — Aug 26, 2016

88%

Average Score
A
42
B
25
C
5
D
3
F
0

Total Reviews (75) — Brands Reviewed (13)

Week in Review | August 13th through August 19th

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! 🙂

What’s been in your rotation the most this week? What caught your eye?

01

NARS Mona

Permanent. $32.00/0.14 oz.

NARS Mona Audacious Lipstick ($32.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a medium-dark brick red with warm undertones and a creamy finish.

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

02. NARS Shirley

NARS Shirley Audacious Lipstick ($32.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a deep red with subtle, warm undertones and a creamy, lightly glossy finish. Read full review.

A

03. NARS Kate

NARS Kate Audacious Lipstick ($32.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a slightly muted, medium purple with warm, pink undertones and a creamy, lightly glossy finish. Read full review.

A

04. NARS Stefania

NARS Stefania Audacious Lipstick ($32.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a deep, magenta fuchsia with subtle, cool undertones and a cream finish. Read full review.

A

05. Shiseido Ruby Copper (RD501)

Shiseido Ruby Copper (RD501) Rouge Rouge Lipstick ($28.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a bright, medium-dark ruby red with cool, blue undertones and a natural sheen. Read full review.

A

06. Cover FX Sunset

Cover FX Sunset Custom Enhancer Drops ($42.00 for 0.50 fl. oz.) is medium-dark brown with warm, reddish undertones and a natural finish.. Read full review.

A

07. Shiseido Liaison (RD306)

Shiseido Liaison (RD306) Rouge Rouge Lipstick ($28.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a medium-dark coral-red with warm undertones and a soft, lightly shimmery sheen. Read full review.

A

08. Urban Decay Street

Urban Decay Street 24/7 Razor Sharp Liquid Eyeliner ($22.00 for 0.07) is a deep, blackened teal with a satin sheen. Read full review.

A

09. Urban Decay Space Cowboy

Urban Decay Space Cowboy 24/7 Razor Sharp Liquid Eyeliner ($22.00 for 0.07) is a medium gold with warm undertones and a sparkly sheen. Read full review.

A

10. Urban Decay Demolition

Urban Decay Demolition 24/7 Razor Sharp Liquid Eyeliner ($22.00 for 0.07) is a rich, deep brown with subtle, warm undertones and a satin sheen. Read full review.

Breakdown |
Aug 13, 2016 — Aug 19, 2016

89%

Average Score
A
26
B
21
C
7
D
0
F
0

Total Reviews (54) — Brands Reviewed (12)