How Do I Know If A Brand Is Cruelty Free?

Lately there’s been a larger mention about cruelty free brands (Brands that don’t test their products / ingredients on animals), but unfortunately not every brand is cruelty free (Note a brand/product can be vegan but not cruelty free, and vise versa). So by now you’ve probably found products you really love and unfortunately some of…

Dark Eye with Nude Lip Look

First off… I’m not much of a blue haired typed of person… but it’s always nice to change things up and try something new.   PRODUCT DETAILS (All are cruelty free): Erborian BB Cream in “Dore” (It’s a super amazing product that just made my skin look more flawless and in a natural way. I…

ABH Subculture Palette Dupe

(Photo from AnastasiaBeverlyHills.com) The palette above is the famous Anastasia Beverly Hills  Subculture Palette that has gotten plenty of mixed reviews. Some people loved it, and others claimed it was super hard to blend and not worth spending $42 on it. Regardless of whether the palette is amazing or not, not everyone wants to drop…

Beauty Blvd. Confessions Trinity Tri Colour Lip Tint Review

Available at: BeautyBlvd.com Price: £8.50 ($11.03 USD) Price For All Three: £25.50 ($33.09 USD) Cruelty Free?: Yes Above we have the three lipsticks from the Beauty Blvd. Confessions collection. The concept of each of them containing three different shades to make one is really cool! Plus they smell like candy! (more on the semi sour side but those…

Makeuprevue Liquid Lipstick Review

Available at: Makeuprevue.com Price: $16.99 Cruelty Free?: Yes Vegan?: Yes Gluten Free?: Yes So recently I have been playing around with a few matte liquid lipsticks from Makeuprevue. Their products are all cruelty free, vegan, and gluten free. All of which sounds great, but how well do they perform?  The packaging is really neat and the…

Huda Beauty BombShell Dupes

Where to buy: MakeupMonsters.net Colourpop.com TreasuredBeauty.co (Use code: DUPEDIARIES for 10% off plus a free gift) JCatBeauty.com If you haven’t tried any of the brands from above, they are all very comfortable and pigmented. Colourpop’s echo park is an ultra satin so it will transfer, oddly enough they still last all day without needing a retouch….

Lime Crime Raven Dupe

D.Benoit and Lime Crime are both cruelty free options. Lime Crime is also vegan Both products are a dark purple shade (D.Benoit is more plum in color than Lime Crime).  They both will need a second layer in order to get the true color of the liquid lipsticks (First layer of each tend to be…

Treasured Beauty: Unicorn Brushes

Available at: Treasuredbeauty.co or 188 N 2nd Ave Unit B Upland, CA 91786 Price: $25 for a 10 pc set (This makes each brush $2.50) Discount Code: DUPEDIARIES (10% off) Cruelty Free?: Yes Vegan?: Yes (Bristles are synthetic) Just about every brand that offers brushes carries these magical unicorn brushes; and now Treasured Beauty does too! These…

Morphe Liquid Lipstick Review

Available at: MorpheBrushes.com Price: $12.99 Cruelty Free?: Yes Vegan?: No Finish: Matte Scent: Like a chemically weird scent with a mix of a vanilla cake batter (Basically similar to the Dose of Colors liquid lipsticks with a mix of chemical scent) Application: These glide on very smoothly and the product itself feels very buttery Appearance: None of these…

Pixllady Cosmetics Liquid Lipstick Review

Available at: Pixllady.com Price: $1.99-$14.00 (Sample Size-Full Size) Cruelty Free?: Yes Vegan?: Yes (Also Paraben Free, Free of FD & C Dyes, Palm & Mineral Oil Free, Talc Free, and Silicone Free. Ingredients are listed at the bottom) Finish: Matte Application/Wand: The wand is a standard lipgloss/liquid lipstick wand. As far as the application, the…