Is Makeup Irritating Your Skin?

makeup for sensitive skin If you have sensitive skin, then you are probably familiar with the stings, the burns, and the redness that goes along with putting the wrong makeup on your face. You may have an allergy to one popular ingredient in cosmetics, or you may have feel the keen sting of irritation to a whole range of products. If you struggle to find makeup for your sensitive skin, from finding products you can trust to busting open popular brands, we can help you find cosmetics that pamper your skin instead of terrorize it.

Choosing Halloween Face Paint for Sensitive Skin

Choosing Halloween Face Paint for Sensitive SkinHalloween has always been one of my favorite holidays, even after I passed my candy-grabbing days. It’s a holiday where it is literally okay to be someone else, and that’s pretty fun. (Every year I want to be someone without sensitive skin, by the way.) However, long, long ago when I was a youngling, I... Read More »

LORAC Pro Mascara Review

LORAC Pro Mascara ReviewI have never put a lot of stock in mascara that claims to extend lashes. I never really saw results from anything with such claims, but that being said, having long-ish lashes already, so it was never really an issue. However, I think I might have found a mascara that actually lives up to its... Read More »

Beauty is Pain: Horrific Things the Women of History did in the Pursuit of Beauty

Beauty is Pain: Horrific Things the Women of History did in the Pursuit of BeautyYou think today’s beauty products are bad for your skin? Believe me when I say things have been much, much worse. You can rest assured that for as long as there has been two people on this Earth, one or both of them tried to look attractive to the other. That being said, the fashion... Read More »

Clinique Almost Lipstick Review

Clinique Almost Lipstick ReviewHonesty time, I was drawn in to this product by name alone, something that happens because cosmetics names can occasionally be hilariously intriguing. I wanted to know what made it “almost” lipstick and I also wanted to know what exactly it was if it wasn’t quite lipstick. Don’t worry, I solved this particular mystery! Clinique... Read More »

How Your Diet Could Be Affecting Your Sensitive Skin

How Your Diet Could Be Affecting Your Sensitive SkinIf you get irritation from cosmetics, then you, like me, lost a portion of the genetic lottery. Unfortunately, there is nothing you can do to change your genetics, you simply have to adapt your way of life to get the results you want. However, while the quest for cosmetics that don’t trigger your sensitive skin... Read More »

Colorescience Sunforgettable Mineral SPF 30 Foundation Review

Colorescience Sunforgettable Mineral SPF 30 Foundation ReviewThere are quite a few women that can go without foundation and look pretty great. However, if there is one thing that every woman of every skin type should know – you can’t go without sunscreen, not even in the winter. Sun not only damages skin, but it can cause aging as well. If you... Read More »

Our Top Cosmetic Brands That Are Best For Sensitive Skin

Our Top Cosmetic Brands That Are Best For Sensitive SkinNot all cosmetic brands are created equal, at least not if you have sensitive skin. When other women choose makeup, they might just have to worry about how it sits on their face or looks with their skin. We with sensitive skin have to worry more about what horrible things it might do to our... Read More »

Revlon ColorStay 16-Hour Eye Shadow Review

Revlon ColorStay 16-Hour Eye Shadow ReviewWhen it comes to eye shadow palates, there are none more popular than the Revlon ColorStay palettes. However, the real problem with popular products is that they have earned such a sterling reputation among so many people with non-sensitive skin that we tend not to question them. When we want to try out a new... Read More »

Is Mineral Makeup Better for Sensitive Skin?

Is Mineral Makeup Better for Sensitive Skin?I think everyone remembers their first mineral makeup experience. For many, it was a life-changing, great experience while others found that it didn’t live up to the hype. For many mineral makeup users, they find that the loose or pressed powder concoctions feel light on the face and provide a matte finish that doesn’t risk... Read More »

Sensitive Skin-Approved Facial Sunscreens to Wear Under Your Makeup

Sensitive Skin-Approved Facial Sunscreens to Wear Under Your MakeupWe’ve said it before and we’ll say it again – just because your cosmetics have SPF protection doesn’t mean that you are completely covered. Ask any dermatologist and they will tell you the same. We don’t put on cosmetics the same way that we put on sunscreen. We put on sunscreen for protection, but we... Read More »