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my favorite cruelty-free foundations for oily skin ๐ŸŒŸ

Foundation is hard, and foundation when you have oily skin is even harder. I’m constantly searching for new products to keep my greasiness at bay during a full work day, and after much trial and error (mostly error), I’ve compiled a list of my favorite cruelty-free foundations for oily skin. First, a little about my […]

julep nail polish (cf+v) ๐Ÿ’…๐Ÿผ

Price: $14 at Rating: 5/5 for the functional colors, 1/5 for the others (buyer beware!) ๐Ÿ’…๐Ÿผ As a nail polish fanatic (my collection has easily reached 100 by now), I’m always excited to find new cruelty-free nail color lines to try. Unfortunately, many cruelty-free nail brands are extremely expensive โ€” more than double the […]

first impression: w3ll people narcissist foundation stick ๐Ÿ’‹ (cf)

Price: $28.99 at, $11.99 for a mini size Shadeย range: 1 pale, 2 fair, 2 medium, 2 dark Skin type: Any Rating: 4/5 ๐Ÿ’‹ Somehow, as huge of a foundation lover as I am, this is the first stick foundation I’ve ever tried! And after trying out the W3ll People Realist Invisible Setting Powder, I’ve […]

glossier generation g matte lipstick ๐Ÿ’„ (cf)

Price: $18 at Rating: 4/5 ๐Ÿ’„ I’m crazy late to the bandwagon as usual, but is it any surprise? Has Glossierย ever released a product that wasn’t completely mind-blowingly awesome? (If you say yes, you’re wrong.) With the weather getting grosser and sweatier, I’ve been favoring more natural makeup looks, and Glossier’s Generation G lipsticks […]