B.B.Cream Review: Maybelline Dream fresh vs Smashbox Camera Ready

 

 

You may have seen my old review of the smashbox camera ready bb cream on youtube and all the comments are- “Thats not your color, you should get a darker one, that dont look right.”DUH! It was the darkest at the time and its called a review, im reviewing it for others. Troll comments dont move me but comments like that just ticks me, did people not expect me to get the darkest color?

 

I’m here to say that the smashbox ready displayed here is not dark its medium dark. There is more peach in it so in all its crap for the claim color “dark”.  I forgot what I paid but I remember it was over 20$. Its not worth it because there is finally a little bit more options for us to try,  just a little more not much. These two are both the same size with so go for the cheapest.

I hate the way it opens, it would just spills out the tube and in the cover, and at times dribble in your hands. It is at risk for contamination in the bottle which leads to a major breakout, so use it out before that happens.

 

Very rich in color compared to smashbox

 

 

Compared to the smash box look how much richer it is. Compared smashbox is so pale and ashy looking. How did they expect this to be dark and not medium. Its not even tan because the lack of color, their is no way it would oxidize into a darker rich color.

 

 In sunlight and after alittle oxidization

Un edited photo to show how dream fresh blurs like it said it would. It blurred my freckles, a bit for my dark circles (genetic btw, I sleep tons) and some for my black heads. I use a concealer with this and I wear this every day I go out and now my full coverage makeup is for my cosplay and this bbcream I slap on with some eyeliner and run out the door if in a hurry.

 Another un-edit full faced.

This is why I photoshop my bags, the camera makes everything 5x more apparent as well. One day ill have surgery for it when its more prominent in the future, now I can deal with them irl.

Enough with the un-edits back to pretty smooth pictures

 

 

 You can never clean the messy head because it goes right back to it.

But hey its only like 8$ so I don’t really expect it to have a pump.

 Look at that color compared.

Maybeline you are getting closer to perfection

And its all gone and blended.

Note: My face is darker and more pale compared to my body. I have uneven and blueish undertone around my mouth and under eye area (as you seen in the un-edits) But I would rather match my face to my body and not the other way around. If that makes me a bit more palish I am fine with that.

 

 How it feels?

It feels like a lotion. It goes on wet and drys up just like a lotion, which I hate. But it leaves a nice glow, so if you have oily skin you may need to set this with a powder.  I think this will be perfect for winter when your skin is dry.

 

 

 

I recommend this to the max especially for the price.

And get it at Walgreens in case its not your color, you can carry used makeup back to Walgreens.

 

 

 

Okay I love you bye bye~

 

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Ebay lashes top and bottom review

 

 

Persona Lee.

 

I use lighter top lashes for my bottom lashes, it gives that big eye gyaru look. I can’t use the flimsy made for bottom lashes lashes especially if I want them to show. On darker skin you’ll have to pump up the volume of your lashes to see it. All my natural lash do is fall in my eye, you can not see it even with mascara.

 

 

Ebay name and price

-The shipping was very fast, under a week.

The packaging for both the lashes made it more fun to buy. I didn’t expect the design of the box to influence me on taking care of the lashes compared to that plain white box with blue letters.

-The extra Three dollars for a thinner band and lighter lashes is worth it.

-Its easy to control and bend around your eyes and easier to glue on.

 

 

 

 

Now imagine two pairs on top, I don’t have it here but it would give me the look im looking for.

But for natural and a everyday look, its perfect by itself.

 

 

 

 Same seller

 

 A prettier box

 

 

 

 

 

 For bottom lashes I look for the top lashes that has a separated dolly look.

 

 

It was scary to buy because I only tried it once before (using top as bottom lashes)

 

 

 

Too much glue

 

 

 

My plan has worked. These top lashes works well for Gyaru bottom lashes.

 

That was kind of my ulzzang (natural) to Gyaru (glamorous) only using lashes.

 

 

 

 

~Okay I love you bye bye~

 

Zelda transformation pictures

So it seems like YouTube don’t have the option to embed videos or embed straight from the video to your blog anymore. Sigh, Google. So here is the video and some pictures with some older pictures to compare my face to the transformation.

~ Enjoy!

P.S. -Have anyone noticed ever since cosplay became borderline mainstream, cosplay with photoshop is the most accepted (even heavily edited ones that is obviously physically impossible). So yeah, sucks but got to keep up with the game hmm. I do not *photo-bend my pictures, even for cosplay. I only smooth out the skin and fix the lighting.

*photo-bend: When you change the shape, size and or angle in the original picture (mostly used for the face).