Charlotte Tilbury’s Luxury Eyeshadow Palette | The Rebel

Charlotte Tilbury’s Luxury Eyeshadow Palette | The Rebel

Amidst a sea of large eyeshadow palettes, the humble quad stands out. It’s a sort of gem of the past that, for the most part, only designer and drugstore cosmetics brands still embrace. It’s a shame. Tiny palettes have so much to offer. They are easy to travel with, limit indecisiveness, enhance an existing eyeshadow [...]

Thrive Causemetics Brillant Eye Brightener

Thrive Causemetics Brillant Eye Brightener

Advertisements for Thrive Causemetics’ Brilliant Eye Brightener have been just flooding my social media feeds lately. They feature glowing testimonials from beauty influencers, praising the product for its ability to provide “an instant eye-lift” and the façade of a good night’s sleep. As a mother who hasn't seen a full night of sleep in well [...]

12-Hour Test | Catrice Foundation and Concealer

12-Hour Test | Catrice Foundation and Concealer

Near the end of 2018, I was on the hunt for a really good drugstore foundation. What I found is now my favorite one ever: Catrice HD Liquid Coverage Foundation. It has replaced my beloved Frankie Rose foundation, and I foresee using it throughout 2019 (unless something truly enticing comes along). You see, this product [...]

Lancôme Teinte Idole Ultra 24H Foundation

Lancôme Teinte Idole Ultra 24H Foundation

I was hesitant to try this matte formula after falling head over heels for the dewy finish of Lancôme’s Teinte Miracle. However, I was pleasantly surprised that Lancôme Teinte Idole Ultra 24H Foundation also landed high on my list. The formula is thicker and creamier than its glowing counterpart. A little bit goes a long [...]