Makeup Products I Use

Cruelty free products have been marked with an asterisk (*). My goal is to use all cruelty-free makeup by the end of this year.

Last updated: 9/4/17.

Face Primer: Maybelline Face Studio Master Prime in Shade 200

Foundation: NYX Stay Matte But Not Flat Liquid Foundation in Porcelain*

Concealer: NYX Dark Circle Concealer in Fair*

I use a sponge similar to the BeautyBlender (can’t remember the exact brand name, but I got it at JCPenney’s) to blend my primer/foundation/concealer.

Finishing Powder: NYX Stay Matte But Not Flat Powder Foundation in Light Beige*

Brows: Anastasia Beverly Hills Dipbrow Pomade in Chocolate*/ULTA Beauty Brow Shaping Gel in Clear*

Eye Primer: Revlon Photoready Eye Primer/NYX Eyeshadow Base in White*


  • Anastasia Beverly Hills Modern Renaissance*
  • Kat Von D Shade and Light*
  • Too Faced Chocolate Bon Bons*
  • BH Cosmetics 120 Colors Palette, 2nd Edition*
  • Too Faced Natural Matte*

Brushes: Various brushes from Sephora, NYX*, and Ecotools*


  • Lower lashline: Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil in Sabbath*
  • Eyelid: NYX Epic Ink Liner*

Mascara: ELF Premium Eye Enhancing Mascara*

Contour: I actually use the Kat Von D Shade and Light Eye Contour Palette* to contour! Since I’m pale most contour shades look muddy on my face, but the Lazarus shade works pretty well!

Blush: Wet N Wild Megaglo Makeup Stick*

Highlight: Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector in Opal*

Lipliner: Jordana EasyLiner for Lips in Plum* (for when I work with darker colors).


These are the ones I use most often.

  • Kat Von D Everlasting Liquid Lipstick in Lolita and Nosferatu*
  • Too Faced Melted Matte Liquid Lipstick in Drop Dead Red*
  • NYX Liquid Suede Cream Lipstick in Alien*
  • Kat Von D Studded Kiss Lipstick in Underage Red*
  • Urban Decay Vice in Blackmail*