Truth be told I don’t have large makeup collection, but I do enjoy experimenting with my fair share of products. One thing I am picky about are lipsticks. I have a couple of more expensive lipsticks in my bag because, to me, they feel better on my lips and have a better color payoff. (I budget in other areas so I can splurge on a few luxuries without breaking the bank.) That being said, I am certainly not above trying drugstore products. Awhile back I used up my NARS Dolce Vita lipstick and have been looking for a cheaper day-to-day alternative. Lasting Finish by Kate for Rimmel London in Rossetto (08) is what I picked up. At Target it costs about $5. I was pleasantly surprised by the neutral pink color, and it does not dry out my lips. For less than ten dollars I definitely feel as though I got my moneys worth.
I have a difficult time finding budget eyeliners that go on soft, but have staying power. Liners that stay put are often too hard and pull on my lids, others are so soft they end up creasing all over my … Continue reading