Archive for 'Foundation'

MAC Mineralize Moisturize SPF15 Foundation

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Had you asked The Beauty Bug last week what She had thought about mineral makeup, She would have advised that you spend your money on a new lipgloss instead –  or this this By Terry  Hyaluronic Sheer Rouge Hydra Balm Lipstick. It’s life-changing. But Mineral makeup, for The Beauty Bug, had always been synonymous with poor [...]

Baring it all(most): Revlon’s Nearly Naked Foundation

Thursday, January 10th, 2013

Today The Beauty Bug experienced a whole new naked with Revlon’s Nearly Naked Foundation. It’s a great everyday foundation that’s refreshingly light with buildable (light-medium) coverage.  The Beauty Bug recommends it for those “less is more” days. You know the ones She means – when you don’t want to feel like you’re carrying a layer [...]

MAKE UP FOR EVER’S Pro Finish Foundation + Interview

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

This post is dedicated to all the ladies who never thought that they would wear a compact powder foundation. You know who you are. Trust The Beauty Bug – She’s pretty sure you’ll re-think that after reading this post because MAKE UP FOR EVER is tackling talc with their new Pro Finish Foundation. Out early next year, [...]

Maybelline’s Dream Smooth Mousse Foundation

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010

When Boston’s most sought after “makeover master” (as deemed by Allure Magazine) texts The Beauty Bug and tells Her to buy a certain product, The Beauty Bug listens. The artist, Dani Wagener. The product,  Maybelline’s Dream Smooth Mousse Foundation. The text was followed by a lengthy email where Dani waxed poetic on the foundation. She [...]

L’Oreal’s True Match Roller Foundation

Wednesday, January 13th, 2010

While shopping in Macy’s a few months ago, The Beauty Bug made a quick stop at the Lancome counter to check out their new Oscillation Powerfoundation – a micro-vibrating mineral foundation (She’s not a fan, but that’s another post for another time).  Also interested in the new foundation was an older woman who just couldn’t [...]

Shu Uemura Nobara Cream Cover Stick

Saturday, October 31st, 2009

Don’t call it a comeback. This industry classic just got a (much needed) makeover; an alteration. Shu Uemura’s Nobara Cream Cover Stick is back, this time in a versatile stick version, with a new formulation. The foundation shed its flimsy, sometimes-hard-to-open compact and is back in a new portable, convenient case.  A favorite of makeup [...]