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Another Disappointing Brow Product

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sglassen
I was very excited about this Milk brow gel and it really let me down. I wanted to like it so badly, since the light brown color actually works for me which is rare as a redhead. I have pretty bushy brows, so I was looking for something to both tame them, and add some colour at the same time. This product really does neither. It does have little fibres as claimed, but the actual product is still super thin, so theres really not much stickiness to it that you need for it to glom onto the brow hairs and stick them in place. The brush applicator made it impossible to apply in any kind of neat way. Since my brows are blonde, I do need a close to perfect application or it will be painfully obvious that I am drawing outside the lines. But unfortunately with this product it doesnt go on consistently so I'll either have brown all over my face or very obvious patches of white. I quickly got into just applying it with a super thin angle brush. It worked decently that way to get some even colour filled in, but unfortunately the little fibres dont really work with an angle brush. But after putting in that amount of effort and trying to actually coat the hairs itself, I might as well have just been using a brow pomade. And at least pomades are somewhat waterproof which this is not. Moral of the story if you like a tiny dusting of colour on your already dark brows, you dont care about your hairs being laid flat or brushed out, and you want something low maintenance then this is the product for you. Milk MAKEUP - KUSH Fiber Brow Gel
Aug. 31
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Happy Thanksgiving, my lovelies! 🍁
Plum/pink vibes on this beautiful Thanksgiving day! Since my in-laws are still out and about, and I have to be in quarantine because of my chronic illness, I have my trusty cat face mask to keep me safe. That doesn’t mean I have to skimp on the eye looks 👀 Quick eye breakdown: “Forehead Kisses” all over the lid. Then I added “Messy Hair” in the crease and outer corner and blended it out a ton. Then I used a wet smudging brush and used both “Messy Hair” and “Yawning” as a thick, smoky liner. I added that to the bottom lashline as well. Finally, I threw a little bit of the Balm cosmetics - Will Powder Blush Quad on the brow bone and in my inner corners. This is one of my favorites so far 😍 Stay healthy and happy, my beauties! XOXO, Kam
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whambamthankyouKAM
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Hey, just because I’m still under quarantine doesn’t mean I can’t play around with some of my favorite products. Let’s talk about what I have on: For my base, I used the usual bareMinerals - Complexion Rescue Tinted Moisturizer Broad Spectrum SPF 30 which is tried and true. I luckily don’t need much coverage, and this gives me the perfect dewy look without looking caked on. bareMinerals - BARESKIN Complete Coverage Serum Concealer is still my favorite concealer right now. It provides great coverage without drying me out or settling into my fine lines. I skipped brow powder today and just used Milk MAKEUP - KUSH Fiber Brow Gel which I am OBSESSED with. I’m going to do a more in-depth review of this in the near future, but this product reminds me of Benefit’s Gimme Brow. It gives the brows a really nice tint to fill out those sparse spots and really holds everything in place all day long. I have thick, long brow hairs, so it’s perfect for me. If you’re on the fence about it, hop off and get it already! Onto the eyes! Today, I played with one of my favorite eyeshadow palettes, the CLINIQUE - All About Eyeshadow Palette . I absolutely love this neutral palette because it has a great range of colors, and they are easy to blend and build up. I used one of the darker shades as a smoky liner. It also comes with a really nice double-ended shadow brush and mirror, so it’s perfect for travel. I’m still using and loving the Milk MAKEUP - Kush Waterproof Mascara . That length and volume are fantastic. The brush is classic in its design, and the bristles are soft, so it’s very easy to apply and work with, especially in the corners and on the bottom lashes. On the cheeks, we’ve got the trèStiQue - Blush Stick in “Moroccan Rose” and trèStiQue - Highlight & Perfect Multipurpose Stick in “Maldives Luminescent.” The blush is a cream crayon, and I’d call the color a matte coral pink. A little goes a long way, and it’s buildable which is great. I like using my fingers to apply it. The highlight is also a cream crayon, and the color is a champagne tone which works with most skin tones. It’s gorgeous, and it makes it look like you’re glowing from within as opposed to just having glitter on your cheeks. Loving it so far! Finally, I finished this look off with bareMinerals - Moxie Plumping Lip Gloss in the shade “Daredevil” which is a plummy pink tone. It has a bit of a sparkle to it, and it also has that slight plumping peppermint tingle; it’s not overpowering which is just how I like it. Overall, I am digging this look, even if you and my husband are the only ones who are seeing it. Happy almost Thanksgiving! 💕
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whambamthankyouKAM
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