• MAKEUP

    Oily skin + highlighter: to match or not to match?

    Many people say that highlighters will never work together with combo or oily skin. Like if your skin produces too much oil highlighter will turn makeup into a whole mess. That is partially true, but even if your skin is super oily, there is always a little room for glowing skin products.  Here are a couple of simple tricks to turn highlighter…

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    Beauty UK Lips Matter

    I got this lip cream a while ago from my friend Sasha who was decluttering her makeup bag and I was surprised as to why she refused it, so I thought I have to try it myself. And here’s what I think of it. The packaging of the lip cream is really nice and sleek, just like in many other products…

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    Makeup for Different Skin Types. Part 2: Oily Skin

    In the previous post I was sharing my experience on how to make makeup comfortable in wear using the example of dry skin. Follow the link of you have dry skin and haven’t read it yet: http://katesbeautybasics.com/en/2017/11/01/how-to-apply-makeup-to-dry-skin/ Now it is time to talk more about oily skin.Well, the biggest problem with oily skin is excessive production of sebum. This influences the…

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    How to Apply Makeup to Different Skin Types. Part 1: Dry Skin

    Each girl wants her skin to be fresh and dewy without any spots or blemishes. However, sometimes our sebaceous glands may become either underactive or overactive, which leads to dry and oily skin, respectively. Both conditions may cause many problems, especially when you’re used to applying makeup on a daily basis. Though, it’s pretty easy to avoid them by following…

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    Physicians Formula Butter Bronzer

    Product description: – Ultra-luxurious bronzer, infused with Murumuru Butter, delivers a radiant Brazilian goddess glow! Moisturizing wonder features ultra-refined pearl and soft-focus pigments that smooth skin texture, brighten skin tone and deliver a gorgeous bronze finish. – Ultra-rich bronzer formula instantly melts into skin, sealing-in moisture to deliver instant and lasting hydration. Incredibly creamy and soft texture combines the best…