Thursday, May 24, 2018

May 2018 Ipsy Bag

May 2018 Ipsy Bag (©Jenny @ Flutterbye Chronicles)

This months theme is “Go There” which is a travel inspired bag that is covered in passport stamps. It’s pretty cute!

May 2018 Ipsy Bag (©Jenny @ Flutterbye Chronicles)

I received:

A SL Miss Glam sparkle everyday beauty sponge. I was pretty excited to try this since I hear Sam Schuerman talking about this all the time in her videos. 

May 2018 Ipsy Bag (©Jenny @ Flutterbye Chronicles)

The shape reminds me a lot of my Flower Beauty Sponge which is my absolute favorite sponge but when I wet the SL Miss Glam sponge it did not expand very much…. Sam’s always gets all poofy like my flower beauty one but this one doesn’t so maybe I got a dud?? Anyway I have to be honest I was a bit disappointed in how it performed Sad smile  my foundation just kind of slipped and slided around my face and the sponge picked up a ton of product. I went and watched videos from the creator on her YouTube channel and she was applying it dry so I tried that the next day and it worked much better. So I dunno I will give it a bit more time using it to see if maybe the sponge just needs to be washed a couple times so it will expand properly. Retails for $17.50!

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Tarte Cosmetics Smooth Operator Amazonian clay finishing powder. I already own this in a mini and I love it! I alternate this and Makeup Forever ultra HD as my finishing powders. Retails for $33!

May 2018 Ipsy Bag (©Jenny @ Flutterbye Chronicles)

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Tony Moly painting therapy pack. This is a lava & kaolin clay mask that detoxifies your skin but without that awful tight feeling. I have tried this twice and I really like it. My skin feels really soft after using it. Retails for $6.50!

May 2018 Ipsy Bag (©Jenny @ Flutterbye Chronicles)

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Sugar Cosmetics arch arrival brow definer in the shade taupe tom.  I have used this twice and it’s okay but not something I think I would repurchase. The tip just seems a little to wide and angled weird and it was a bit patchy with the first use but the second time I used it was fine.. Retails for $12.99!

May 2018 Ipsy Bag (©Jenny @ Flutterbye Chronicles)

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Elizabeth Mott shimmer shadow in the shade goldy. I have not tested this out yet but it is pretty and nicely pigmented. Retails for $13.00!

May 2018 Ipsy Bag (©Jenny @ Flutterbye Chronicles)

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Happy Almost Friday!! Red lips


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Monday, May 14, 2018

Messy Monday

52 Week Photography Challenge

Didn’t get a chance to post this Friday!

Week 19 – Portrait:Messy Take a portrait while someone is making a mess.

Week 19 Messy-1

Week 19 Messy-2

Poor Dino he down 3 legs.

Week 19 Messy-3

Monday, April 23, 2018

April 2018 Ipsy Bag

make up monday new

I don’t even think I need to say if I like the bag this month or not!

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I mean it’s got butterflies all over it so of course I flippin LOVE it!!!

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I have not had a chance to test everything out so I will report back if anything knocks my socks off and is blog worthy!

I received:

Feel Restored Warming Clay Mask. Full size retails for $38!

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Dirty Little Secrets lip gloss in Nude Beach. Retails for $14!

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Vasanti Cosmetics concealer buffer brush. Retails for $23!

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Ofra Cosmetics blush in the shade Chameleon. Retails for $12!

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And Nots once finishing cream. Retails for around $38!

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Happy Monday Red lips

Friday, April 20, 2018

Flashy Friday

flashy friday

52 Week Photography Challenge

Week 16 – Portrait: Movement

Portrait of hair flips, dancing, twirling etc.

My subject was Matilda and her tail flips. She was scoping out a lizard and it was going 90 to nothing.

Week 16 Portrait Movement (©Jenny Flutterbye Chronicles)

Happy Friday Camera