Tuesday, 17 March 2020

FabFitFun Spring Box Unboxing

Here's my unboxing of FabFitFun Spring Box! I’ve partnered with FabFitFun on this video.This is my impression of the FabFitFun box and all opinions are my own. #fabfitfunpartner

Friday, 7 February 2020

Valentine's Day Makeup Tutorial ft Huda Beauty Nude Palette

Here's a a makeup look for valentine's day that I created using Huda Beauty Nude Palette. The makeup tutorial is in urdu but I listed all the products in the video. I'm featured 2 nude lip options. Which lip option do you prefer?

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Friday, 24 January 2020

NARS Natural Radiant Longwear Foundation

NARS Natural Radiant Longwear Foundation retails for $64 CAD ($49 USD) and it's claimed to be a buildable, full-coverage foundation with up to 16 hours of lightweight, natural, fade-resistant wear. It's available in 34 shades and I got the shade Barcelona.

Here's my review of the foundation. I did a demo, 8-hour wear test and comparison with NARS Sheer Glow Foundation.

NARS Natural Radiant Longwear Foundation comes in a glass bottle and contains 1 oz (30 mL) of product. I'm glad it comes with a pump unlike NARS Sheer Glow Foundation
Coverage: Full
Finish: Natural
Shades: Available in 34 Shades
Application: NARS recommends to apply on clean, moisturized skin without primer. I would recommend using less product because if you use a lot, it can easily end up looking cakey.
I did a 8-hour wear test and I love how the foundation held up during the day. I have combination skin and I get oily on T-zone area and I love the fact that my skin barely looked oily by the end of the day. I definitely think this is a longwearing foundation!  
Overall, I do think it's a good foundation! I like the fact that it's longwearing and provides a full coverage without using too much product. I would recommend using less product as you can because otherwise, it can easily end up looking cakey and the shade might look a little off. 
Left: Photo taken after one hour of application
Right: Photo taken after 8 hours of application
Photos taken with flash
NARS Sheer Glow Foundation retails for $63 CAD ($47 USD), which is slightly less than NARS Natural Radiant Longwear Foundation for the same amount of product but you get a pump with this new foundation.
NARS Natural Radiant Longwear Foundation (Left)NARS Sheer Glow Foundation (right)

I have the shade Barcelona in both and I haven't really noticed a difference in the shades. The only thing is NARS Natural Radiant Foundation isn't as natural looking as NARS Sheer Glow Foundation and I noticed that if you do end up using a lot of product, the shade of the new foundation might end up looking a little off. 
While NARS Natural Radiant Foundation does provide a better coverage and is more longwearing, I still prefer NARS Natural Radiant Foundation because it's more natural looking, lightweight and photographs better in my opinion. 

For shade reference, I'm in NC40 in MAC.

Saturday, 7 December 2019

Birthday/Black Friday Haul 2019

Here are few highlights and gifts from my birthday and I also did a quick black Friday haul. I also did a quick unboxing of the Saint Laurent Velvet Lou Camera Bag. I also have a tutorial on this makeup look coming up next week.
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Click here for my blog post of Saint Laurent Lou Velvet Matelassé Camera Bag.

Thursday, 5 December 2019

Sephora Holiday Hooray 2019

Beauty insiders can get $15, $20 or $25 off their purchases at Sephora (in stores and online) that they can redeem only once using code 2019HOORAY. Minimum purchases of $75 is required to redeem this offer.
  • VIB Rouge: $25 off in store and online from December 4th to December 17th
  • VIB: $20 off in store and online from December 4th to December 17th
  • Beauty Insiders: $15 off in store and online from December 4th to December 17th