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Makeup Revolution Concealer | Conceal & Define | Review

Makeup Revolution concealer took the market by storm with their release as they were claimed to be a dupe for Tarte Shape Tape. I haven’t tried the latter but definitely understand the hype around it. I quickly googled for swatches and confidently went for the shade C11. Let’s dive into the review to know more about this concealer. Also, don’t forget to watch the application video that I’ve linked below.

Makeup Revolution concealer

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The Faceshop Jeju Volcanic Lava Pore Lotion | Review |Oily skin

Hydration is my first priority in sweltering summers. Hence I tend to pick gels and lotions for this season. This not only helps in fighting excessive sebum production but also feels light on the skin. I have been using The Faceshop Jeju Volcanic Lava Pore Lotion for quite some time and now I feel ready to spill the beans about the efficacy of this Korean product.

The Faceshop Jeju Volcanic Lava Pore Lotion

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YBP Shreya Jain Color Cream | Review & Swatch

The entire beauty community went crazy when Shreya Jain announced her collaboration with YBP cosmetics. (including myself! I toh went super crazy!) I really wanted to purchase the entire bundle having all 4 shades but restricted myself to purchasing just one. I purchased this just because I wanted to support Shreya and not because I needed any more lipstick in my already super huge collection. Also, let’s dig into an honest AF review of YBP Shreya Jain Color Cream.

YBP Shreya Jain Color Cream

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Pure Suds De-grease face gel | Review | Oily skin

It’s summer and time to give more importance to hydration. And here come face gels into the picture! When chosen wisely, a face gel will not only provide hydration but will also freshen you up and help in healing skin related problems. Today let’s talk about Pure Suds De-grease face gel which I had purchased in winter, last year.

De-grease face gel

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Innisfree Green Barley bubble cleanser | Review

I am always on a hunt for a perfect cleanser for my skin because of which I always keep on trying different ones. Sometimes I do find one but then either the weather changes or my skin’s demand! Hence sticking to one cleanser becomes a bit of an issue. Since quite some time now I’ve developed a huge interest and liking for korean skincare hence I was looking for a cleanser from a Korean band. I bought Innisfree Green Barley bubble cleanser back in January and (finally) sharing my thoughts on it today!

Innisfree Green Barley bubble cleanser

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Vya Naturals Vitamin C serum | Review

I’ve been digging into vitamin C products like crazy these days! Summer is already at its peak and it’s high time we start taking a little extra care of our skin. There are already very few options when it comes to vitamin C products in India. Either they have an exorbitant price range or aren’t intriguing enough to purchase. I was about to hunt international websites for a good product when I was sent Vya Naturals Vitamin C serum by the brand to try! Coincidence much? If you follow my Instagram account (@makeupandsmiles) then by now you already know that I’ve used this product a lot! Let’s dig into the review and find out whether it is worth a try?

Vya Naturals Vitamin C serum

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LA Colors Sweet 16 color eyeshadow palette | Is this the best affordable eyeshadow palette?

I have recently started digging into eyeshadow palettes! Why? Because I’ve started learning the ‘art’ of eye makeup now. Better late than never! And after being dissatisfied with Maybelline The Blushed Nudes palette, I decided to go for LA Colors Sweet 16 color eyeshadow palette, a more affordable option (to try out).

LA Colors Sweet 16 color eyeshadow palette

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Wet N Wild photofocus Concealer | Review

Dark circles take a very long time to fade, hence the easiest way to combat them is using a concealer. I had just one concealer (MAC moisture select) and was looking for an option for everyday use. Hence when Wet N Wild photofocus concealer was launched on Nykaa, I picked one immediately. Now, this has become a staple in my daily routine. Let’s find out whether this concealer is worth a try?

Wet N Wild photofocus concealer

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The Ordinary Buffet | Why you need this serum in your life?

I know, it took me very long to review The Ordinary products but I had to really make up my mind before spilling out my thoughts. A lot of you (really a lot) have requested me to make a post on The Ordinary Buffet serum. Today I shall be not only sharing my thoughts on this serum but also will give my reasons so as to why you need this product in your life.

The ordinary buffet

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Garnier Micellar cleansing water – Oil infused | Is it really bad?

Garnier Micellar cleansing water became a rage as soon as they were launched in Indian market (after decades of their presence internationally). But at the same time, many people complained of these causing breakouts, having imperfect pH balance and ultimately declared unsafe for the skin. I too got a bottle (went with the wind) and when the controversy was brought to my notice, I stopped their use immediately. But then I decided to not just make up my mind without trying out for myself. Now I’ve been using the micellar water for over a month. Keep reading to find out whether Garnier Micellar cleansing water is really that bad?

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