It’s a dark dangerous world out there, full of sinister beauty products that don’t do what they say they will. Luring you in with false promises of beauty and simplicity, use of aforementioned products almost always go terribly wrong.
In an effort save the faces of millions of innocents, the League Against Bad Makeup has banded together in this difficult time, to quite literally save face. They have chosen their leaders, the beacons of light that will save us all from the horror of hard to use products, limited uni-taskers, and shades that are falsely labeled as universally flattering. In this edition of beauty superheroes, we discuss the good, the bad@ss, the products that offer up beauty with benefits.
Fusion Beauty LashFusion Stimulash
If there is one thing that is all the rage in the beauty community, it’s rich, lush, mile-long eye lashes. From faux options, to extensions, the beauty public is clamoring for a full, lengthy lash. Enter the new breed of lash serums that pack the ability to grow lashes to new lengths, with minimal effort. Previously prevalent in nightly treatment form a la clear, brush-on options, the lash serum took the beauty world by storm. This is serum 2.0, in LashFusion’s genius Stimulash, a black brush-tipped, liquid liner pen that packs all of the lash growth power as Fusion Beauty’s clear treatment option, in a precisely eye-lining pen option.
Anastasia Beverly Hills llumin8 Eye Shadow Duos
What can I say about Anastasia’s stellar line of eye shadows that I haven’t said already? The payoff is stellar, and the skincare benefits are awesome. To recap, Anastasia shadows work on two levels, for maximum results. The first is obviously to paint the lids in beautifully vibrant, silky, complex colors. The second is to deliver nourishing, enriching, anti-aging ingredients to the delicate skin of the eyes. Clinically proven to make the eye area appear younger, with double the shadow fun in each nifty little compact, it is no wonder this multi-tasking shadows are rocking my eye shadow world.
Senna Light Tricks
Offering up all of your skin-highlighting needs in a convenient, dual-sided pen is Senna Light Tricks. Whether you want to line the waterline for a wide open, bright-eyed effect, or pop a bit of shimmer and shine under the brow or above the cheekbones, this is the pencil that will get it done.
Talika Smile & Kiss
Offering up both lip hydration and teeth whitening in one convenient, travel friendly pen is Talika’s Smile and Kiss. Untwist the cap on one end, and you have a natural lip balm bursting with peptides, marine collagen, plant extracts, and the naturally lip plumping essential oils of cinnamon and ginger. Turn the pen around, and you have a gentle, non-abrasive whitening gel designed for brush and go application. One product kills two birds with one stone, for your most beautiful smile ever.
Never ones to keep beauty lovers out in the cold, these are the super products that offer up double duty beauty. What are your picks?