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.

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 »

La Roche-Posay Toleriane Teint Mattifying Mousse Foundation Review

La Roche-Posay Toleriane Teint Mattifying Mousse Foundation ReviewEveryone loves a mousse foundation. It is not liquid gloop, but rather something light and fluffy that doesn’t feel heavy on your face. However, people with sensitive skin always have to be somewhat weary of cosmetics like mousse because of how they are created. It is not like they just whipped liquid foundation until it... Read More »

What is Really in Your Cosmetics? – Alcohols

What is Really in Your Cosmetics? – AlcoholsIf you have sensitive or even just dry skin, when you hear the word alcohol, you might immediately start to cringe – and for good reason! You should, in general, be conditioned to be weary of alcohols. However, there is a widespread myth about them – that they are all created equal. The term “alcohol”... Read More »

Almay Color + Care Lip Balm Review

Almay Color + Care Lip Balm ReviewTypically when it comes to cosmetics that are supported by a brand name, but also gentle on your skin, Almay is the way to go. They were one of the very first cosmetics brands to go hypoallergenic, and let’s just say that their discontinued Hydracolor lipstick is one of my favorite lipsticks of all time... Read More »

How to Avoid Your Next Rosacea Flare-Up

How to Avoid Your Next Rosacea Flare-UpWalking around with red skin all over your face is annoying. In fact, it is no one’s idea of a good time. Unfortunately, rosacea is a chronic skin condition that affects millions of people with varying degrees of severity. Even if it is just on your cheeks, there is such a thing as “too rosy”.... Read More »

Neutrogena Hydro Boost Eye Gel-Cream Review

Neutrogena Hydro Boost Eye Gel-Cream ReviewDark circles? Puffiness? There is just no escaping it sometimes. Unfortunately, no matter how much make up you slather around your eyes, that won’t make these things go away. However, with the right eye cream, you can treat them so you can look great when you decide to put your face on. However, the thing... Read More »

What is Really in Your Cosmetics? – Tocopheryl Acetate

What is Really in Your Cosmetics? – Tocopheryl AcetateWhy can’t cosmetic ingredients have simple names? Well sometimes ingredients with complicated names but relatively simple purposes like Tocopheryl Acetate are labeled as such because they are altered by complicated processes to make them better. Of course, making them better ingredients for their designated purpose doesn’t mean they are better for your skin. Sadly, this... Read More »