MakeUp Haul & Lippy Reviews

Jul 22, 2010

Here are some things that I purchased at CVS and Rite Aid. Rite Aid was having a buy one, get one half off for Wet n Wildcosmetics so I decided to try out their new lipsticks since I've heard good things about them. I also got a new Revlon Mineralizing Powder and Wet n Wild bronzer. I really like the Revlon mineralizing powders, I already have one in "Suntan Matte" and I love that they add a nice subtle glow to your face sine they have a small hint of shimmer. I like to set my makeup with it but I've been looking for another powder to set my makeup with for a matte look. I'm open to any suggestions you ladies might have.

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So here are some swatches and reviews of the lippies I purchased. I also bought a lipstick from Revlon, Brucci and Rimmel. I've included reviews for them also. Hope you find these helpful.

from left to right: Ravin Raisin, Bare it All & Just Peachy (all by Wet n Wild); Blooming Liliacs by Brucci, Vintage Pink by Rimmel, Berry Haute by Revlon

swatches (without flash)
I am wearing Just Peachy in EOTD & Tutorial: Gold Rush.
I'm wearing Vintage Pink in Aventura Concert!
I'm wearing Berry Haute in My Review for Twilight Saga: Eclipse

And now the reviews..I did them by brand.
"Ravin Raisin", "Just Peachy" & "Bare It All" by Wet n WIld:
pros: goes on smooth, good color payoff, long-lasting
cons: can feel a little dry but this is easily fixed by using a lip balm before applying the lipstick, didn't like the fact that lipstick doesn't go all the way down in the tube

"Blooming Lilacs" by Brucci
pros: true to color, creamy
cons:  fades quickly

"Vintage Pink" by Rimmel
pros: application is super smooth, cute packaging, lipstick goes all the way down in the tube so there's no chance of it getting smushed lol, long lasting, nice scent
cons: none so far

"Berry Haute" by Revlon
pros: smooth application, very creamy, pakaging looks high-end, great pigmentation, long lasting
cons: none so far

I finally made a watermark for my photos that I can use regularly. I want to thank PiinkCupcakez for all her help. She gave me the steps via Twitter which was really nice of her. Isn't it great how everyone helps one another?


  1. aww a shoutout! lol
    you're welcome!! =]

    the lipsticks look so nice.. i wanna get "just peachy"

    and how is the wet n wild bronzer?

  2. I really like the bronzer, I use it to contour and it it's easy to work with and it's not orangey at all.

  3. Berry haute is my favorite. I did not like the wet n wild lipsticks too dry for me. But the colors are great.

    Did you get to see N.Y.C'S limited edition matte bronzer? I may get it soon. lovely haul.

  4. I love the color stay bronzer, I use it OFTEN, and got so happy when I saw you got it : )

  5. I'm really loving the wet m' wild lippies! I've been wearing them everyday since I got 'em!

  6. thnks everyone for the lovely comments!
    @hellnotesforbeauty: no I haven't but it sounds good, I will look for it to see if it's good :)

  7. Oh my God! I have that revlon color stay, but in pink. Absolutely loved it! Awesome site!


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