Best Products of the Week | January 25th through January 31st

Happy Saturday! I always enjoy seeing what makes up the week’s top ten highest-reviewed products, so I hope you find it somewhat interesting as well! 🙂

What was your week in review like?

  • Your skin tone/coloring:
  • Look you loved this week?:
  • Any new or old favorites discovered?:
  • Any product you’re hoping to use next week?:

01.

01. Year of the Rat Powder Brush Beautylish

Beautylish

LELimited Edition. $125.00

A+

Beautylish Year of the Rat Powder Brush ($125.00) is a new, limited edition powder brush made with blue squirrel hair paired with a specially-designed...

Beautylish Year of the Rat Powder Brush ($125.00) is a new, limited edition powder brush made with blue squirrel hair paired with a specially-designed...

02.

02. Red Velvet Bite Beauty

Bite Beauty

PPermanent. $24.00/0.05 oz.

A
03.

03. Acai Smash Bite Beauty

Bite Beauty

PPermanent. $24.00/0.05 oz.

A

Bite Beauty Acai Smash Power Move Creamy Matte Lip Crayon ($24.00 for 0.05 oz.) is a deeper, medium-dark berry with moderate, cool undertones and a...

Bite Beauty Acai Smash Power Move Creamy Matte Lip Crayon ($24.00 for 0.05 oz.) is a deeper, medium-dark berry with moderate, cool undertones and a...

04.

04. Calvados Bite Beauty

Bite Beauty

PPermanent. $24.00/0.05 oz.

A

Bite Beauty Calvados Power Move Creamy Matte Lip Crayon ($24.00 for 0.05 oz.) is a muted, light-medium, rosy brown with subtle, warm undertones and a...

Bite Beauty Calvados Power Move Creamy Matte Lip Crayon ($24.00 for 0.05 oz.) is a muted, light-medium, rosy brown with subtle, warm undertones and a...

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06.

06. Cognac Bite Beauty

Bite Beauty

PPermanent. $24.00/0.05 oz.

A

Bite Beauty Cognac Power Move Creamy Matte Lip Crayon ($24.00 for 0.05 oz.) is a deep, reddish-brown with subtle, warm undertones and a cream finish....

Bite Beauty Cognac Power Move Creamy Matte Lip Crayon ($24.00 for 0.05 oz.) is a deep, reddish-brown with subtle, warm undertones and a cream finish....

09.

09. Pavlova Bite Beauty

Bite Beauty

PPermanent. $24.00/0.05 oz.

A

Bite Beauty Pavlova Power Move Creamy Matte Lip Crayon ($24.00 for 0.05 oz.) is a deep, pinky-red with cool undertones and a satin sheen. It had...

Bite Beauty Pavlova Power Move Creamy Matte Lip Crayon ($24.00 for 0.05 oz.) is a deep, pinky-red with cool undertones and a satin sheen. It had...

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Breakdown |
Jan 25, 2020 — Jan 31, 2020

90%

Average Score
A
36
B
13
C
4
D
0
F
0

Total Reviews (53)
Brands Reviewed (10)

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Your skin tone/coloring: light, MAC NC 15-20

Look you loved this week?: Probably from today. It’s a combo of Pat Mcgrath, Chanel & Morphe

Any new or old favorites discovered?: Tom Ford Wicked blush as well as Clinique Nude Pop have been in constant rotation lately!

Any product you’re hoping to use next week?:I have some Colourpop, Too Faced and Pixi I want to use to see if I want to keep or toss

Your skin tone/coloring: Under my name (blue-green eyes).

Look you loved this week?: A dead-on impersonation of PMG Divine Rose Mothership!
Eyes: Transition ABH Buon Fresco, crease ColourPop Facet, mobile lid ColourPop Come And Get It topped with Devinah Pixi Stix, tearducts PMG Astral Solstice, my regular black eyeliner, tightliner and mascara with UD 24/7 Glide On Eye Pencil in Alkaline on lower lashline.
Cheeks: Nyx Taupe, Melt Nevermore Blushlight and MAC Double Gleam Skin Finish highlighter.
Lips: Nyx Prune SLP, Nars Siouxsie Audacious lipstick.

Any new or old favorites discovered?: Nars Siouxsie Audacious lipstick! I’ve accidentally neglected her all month. New favorite? Devinah Pixi Stix.

Any product you’re hoping to use next week? Hmm…well, hopefully I will receive my order from PMG for OpuLUST Gloss in Glowing Garnet before next weekend. Otherwise, I’ll just be running to a few appointments with whatever is quick, easy and not too OTT.

Skin tone/coloring:
Light, neutral skin tone, green eyes, s&p hair

Look you loved this week:
EYES: Natasha Denona Mini Lila palette (Flint in crease, Linen on lid, Raisin on outer V), Benefit Goof Proof Brow Pencil, Benefit High Brow on brow bone, Laura Mercier Caviar Stick in Amethyst on bottom lashline, Rimmel Retro Glam Mascara.
FACE: Estée Lauder Double Wear Makeup, Lancôme Effacernes Concealer, Laura Mercier Translucent Loose Powder, Hourglass Mood Exposure blush.
LIPS: Clinique Dramatically Different Lipstick in Canoodle

Any new or old favorites discovered?
New—I received ColourPop Flutter By today, and I think it could very well become my new favorite palette! I immediately removed the glitter shade and replaced it with the plum shade called Flow from CP’s Good Sport palette, which I never use. It makes a great addition to the Flutter By shades.
Old—It‘s been a long time since I used Clinique’s Dramatically Different Lipstick in Canoodle, and I had forgotten what a great nude shade it is. It’ll definitely go into regular rotation.

Any product you’re hoping to use next week?
ColourPop Flutter By palette!

Your skin tone/colouring: Porcelain, with pink undertones

Look you loved this week?: I used my Naked 2 – Half Baked on the lid, with Snakebite on the lower lid and Chopper in the crease for a suble (for me!) graduated gold look. I paired it with two lipsticks – Goldmine by EA with Maybelline’s Copper Spark on top.

Any new or old favorites discovered?:
I find that I am not really ‘discovering’ old favourites, but through rotating my palettes, I am using familiar shades in a different position on the eye, or in conjunction with new combinations from other palettes.

Any product you’re hoping to use next week?
I haven’t planned anything, I will just see where my fancy takes me.

Your skin tone/coloring: Under my name; magenta/red hair; hazel/green eyes.

Look you loved this week?: EYES — TFSI. UD x Gwen Stefani Eyeshadow Palette: Zone (crease), Pop (foiled on lids), Blonde (brow bone), and Bathwater (inner corner). Physicians Formula Eye Booster Lash 2-in-1 Boosting Eyeliner & Serum in Black (top lid/wing only). UD 24/7 Eye Pencil in Perversion (upper waterline). Clinique High Impact Mascara in Black. BROWS — ABH e/s single in Love Letter. CHEEKS — Pink Cream Blush from the Natasha Denona Darya Blush Palette. LIPS — MAC Ruby Woo topped with MAC La Vie En Rouge in the center of the lips, and lined with BH Cosmetics Waterproof Lip Liner in Retro. FACE — ColourPop All Star Mattifying Primer; Milani Conceal & Perfect Foundation Stick in Porcelain; Tony Moly Cats Wink Clear Pact Powder in Clear Skin (pressed in with a puff); Sephora Color Contour Powder in Tranquil; Natasha Denona Light Glow Extreme from the Darya Palette; and UD All-Nighter Setting Spray.

Any new or old favorites discovered?: I’m loving the combination of UD Sheer Rapture topped with my recently acquired Makeup Revolution All That Glistens Hydrating Lipgloss in Seduction.

Any product you’re hoping to use next week?: Natasha Denona Love Glow Blush & Glow Palette

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair, neutral undertone, combo skin

Look you loved this week?: I put together my version of the new Natasha Denona Love palette with my singles and have loved the pink-red-purple combos I have created. Plus, it saves me $$$

Any new or old favorites discovered?: Eyeshadow singles! Also still use the heck out of the Anastasia x Nicole Guerriero highlighting palette, I think it’s the best highlighting palette Anastasia released. Also loving the $1.88 foundation drops from AOA Studio on shopmissa.com thanks to Taylor Wynn’s YT channel, they are gorgeous on the skin

Any product you’re hoping to use next week?: My new Strobe cosmetics Creepy Cute palette and more of the DIY Love palette!

Your skin tone/coloring: Light, neutalish, grey-green eyes, originally dark brown hair at the moment it’s redish with a strange almost black and silver out growth. Need to decide what colour I want now.

Look you loved this week?: I don’t think I really loved any of them, I’m not inspired regarding my eyes as they ares so hooded no one can see the lids anyway. 🙁 I keep liking Viseart Neutral Mattes and use it almost every day with anything shimmery on the mobile lid, in the hope it will somehow show that I have one.
I have liked It Cosmetics CC+ instead of foundation, By Terry Setting Powder, Benefit Dandelion blush, CT Browlift in Supermodel all week, Supermodel is my absolute favourite for my brows, and I need to buy a new one, but CT web site wasn’t cooperating with me. Very odd!
Oh, forgot, Guerlaine Meteorites have been on my face since I bought it late last year.

Any new or old favorites discovered?: Yes. Pat McGrath Luxtrace lipstick in Major Red, I’ve had it for quite some time and didn’t like the feeling of it. this week I noticed that the feeling of a heavy lipstick was gone in minutes and it felt like nothing on the lips, wasn’t drying, turned almost satin after some time and lasted most of the day, leaving a stain that is a bit hard to remove (sorry for the almost review 🙂 ). I’ve used it four days the last week.

Any product you’re hoping to use next week?: I got a lipstick from Haus in the mail, finally I look forward to using it, it’s a very shimmery red, I also got Hourglass Confession lipstick in Secretly in my Beautylish Luckybag, it’s gorgeous and I want to use it as well this coming week.
I just have to have a red lips week, something I don’t mind at all.
I’ll let everyone know what else I got from Beautylish in the nest Free For Haul.

Is the Haus lipstick Burlesque Red Sparkle? I put it on my Christmas list, but it was sold out by the time my mom got on the site. I might have to buy it sometime!

Yes it is.
I really like it so much, I have a weakness for sparkly lips 🙂
I can feel the sparkles if I press my lips together, I don’t mind that though.
It lasts like all of the creamy types of lipsticks on my lips.
I like it so much I put in an order of a gloss and lipliner pencil.

Your skin tone/coloring: light to medium with warm undertones – NC23 ish
Look you loved this week?: From MAC Desert Lightning palette – middle row but Brun instead of Is It The Beat?, MAC Seduced At Sea blush, Natural Born Leader + Sweet Mamastarrr lipstick, I can’t remember the name of the highlighter and I did a shimmer beigey brown on the lower waterline and lash
Any new or old favorites discovered?: All the above for my look
Any product you’re hoping to use next week?: A Tom Ford quad – not sure which yet.

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