4.18.2018

Empties #29: Maybelline Age Rewind Eraser, E.L.F HD Lifting Concealer, Kat Von D Tattoo Liner

I cannot belieeeeeve we are on empties #29! Kinda embarrassing that I've gone through this many products over a short period of time!




Maybelline - Age Rewind Eraser in Nude
This concealer is raved about so much in the beauty world that I had to see what all the fuss was about. Every time I have seen this they have only 3 shades of white, whiter and whitest. I went for the darkest shade on offer which was 'Nude' which was still veryyyy light for me. I used this and then applied a matte bronzer over the top just to get rid of the paleness. Tbh I'm not that impressed. I finished the entire thing and it was just kinda okay.




Nothing great, but not rubbish enough to stop using. I did have to go to that extra length to make it work on my shade of skin and the product didn't even make the effort worth it. It's a twist up product and it comes out of the dome shaped sponge applicator at the top. This kinda got a bit janky over time and I wasn't super keen on applying the sponge directly on my face just because of how it looks.
2/5 - would not repurchase due to the product itself and poor shade selection.


E.L.F - HD Lifting Concealer
I am such a fan of E.L.F's products and I love all the concealers I've previously tried from them. The HD Lifting Concealer was no exception! A small square tube with your standard doe foot applicator with some great shades to choose from.




This concealer had a really nice light to medium coverage, it felt really hydrating and blended into my skin really nicely.
4/5 - would repurchase


Kat Von D - Tattoo Liner in Trooper
Probably one of the most talked about eyeliners recently in the world of beauty. I'm personally not a fan of pen liquid eyeliners as I like to be able to control how much liquid is coming out and I find I have more control with a dip brush and pot. This pen liner is a little different in that it has a brush tip rather than felt tip.




The shade Trooper is super super black and I actually really liked the brush tip as it was easy to control and glided onto the lids really nicely. I had a mini version from a set that I was gifted and the original large on. I wear liquid liner near enough every day and these lasted me for aaaages. The only thing is I can never do a wing with this. I found it dragged on my lids quite a lot (I have creasy eyelids so that's why I much prefer a dip pot and brush applicator). When it dragged it would go into the crease of my lids and it was just a hot mess.
4/5 - would repurchase but just for my eyelids


And that's it for today! Have you tried any of these products? What did you think?


If you have any questions or suggestions feel free to drop me a comment!

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