Ipsy September 2017 “Like A Boss”Glam Bag Review

This is my second Ipsy Glam Bag. Yup! it back in the original pink envelope mailer. I have been look through the booklet that I received last month to see if I can redeem any of my rewards. Not, yet but that’s okay. 

Ipsy: is a $10 monthly makeup subscription service that ships 4-5 deluxe and full sized products each month.
Shipping: Free for USA. Add $4.95 for shipping to Canada.
Value: Glam bags can average to around $49USD, but this can vary as glam bags are semi-customized. In addition each month comes with a new makeup bag.
Customize: Fill out a profile quiz and get personalized products. Leaving feedback on your products in theory makes the curation better month to month.
Points: Earn points through referrals and reviewing your glam bag. In addition you get 100 points for joining. Points can be redeemed for extra items. You can sign up HERE!

This month’s theme is “Like A Boss”. This month’s bag is one of my favorite Ipsy bags ever.  It could easily be used as a clutch for a night out.  I adore the texture and the blue interior.

The first product I got was the Smashbox Photo Finish Radiance Foundation Primer. I was very  excited to see a product from Smashbox as they are a high end brand and cruelty free. This primer can double as a highlighter. It says it can to “hydrate, fill fine lines, and even out your skin”. The thing that I loved most about this primer was that when applied it left my skin glowing.

Next up is the Pix! By Petra #pixipretty. This is a blush & highlighter duo. The two are super silky powders that give cheeks a flawless, fresh finish. This is not tested on animals which is always a plus.

I am light to medium skin tone and these shades look beautiful on me. I love them. I am not great at highlighting but I use them as a blush and they look wonderful. Thanks for the perfect shades Ipsy!

Third, I got the Beauty For Real I-Line 24-7 Eyeliner in the shade “Champagne Buzz”. This definitely wasn’t the best Ipsy pick. I like that it goes on smooth, waterproof, and stays on for 24 hours.

I just really don’t look great in gold eyeliner shades. I gave this to my daughter. It was very smooth but I prefer brown or black. I usually use brown with my hazel eyes.

Next, I got this Neogen White Truffle Serum In Oil Drop. This serum is suppose to strengthen damaged skin, nourish, create a moist barrier, and brighten the skin. What I mostly loved about this oil was when I applied it to my skin and massaged it into my skin it left it soft and glowing. I have been using once daily on my elbows and I see a dramatic change.

Next up, is the Shu Uemura Anti-Oxi+ skin refining cleansing oil. This is a cleansing oil with enhanced power to remove micro impurities and stubborn make-up with no residue. The Anti/Oxi cleansing oil is brilliant! It smells lovely and left my skin feeling well balanced and refreshed. No irritations or bad reactions.

Lastly, I got the Ciate Wonderwand Mascara. This mascara is suppose to be intensely volumising and lengthening mascara. It is smudge proof. Which is wonderful because I have very dries due to having Lupus. It says it is suppose to also give your lashes 19 times more volume in three coats! I don’t think it did. I think I’m going to stick with my Maybelline Plumping Up Mascara.

 

What was your favorite item in your glam bag this month? Thank you for reading everyone, if you enjoyed this post please leave a comment below and remember to follow me here and on Instagram!

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