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11/10/16

Today is all about setting powder. Who knew such a thing was so crucial in a makeup routine? I sure didn't... This month (or every month since the summer really) I tried this handy little thing called banana setting powder. Up until the summer, I had just used a setting brush to apply the powder I already was using on the rest of my face. Since this setting powder was part of an Ulta palette, I thought, why not? Well, actually I thought, what am I supposed to do with banana powder???

The Bad: Is there a bad to this? Like at all?? MAYBE the one thing bad is that banana powder isn't right for everyone? Or that just by itself it won't perform miracles? All I know is that I am blessed with not having terrible bags/dark circles under my eyes. What I look for is something that will brighten under my eyes. And banana powder does just that, because the yellow cancels out the dullness. 

The Good: If fixing dullness is your issue, this stuff will become the next best thing since sliced bread. No joke. I set my highlighting concealer with this stuff and comparing the two eyes, it's dramatic and life changing and you'll be so impressed that you can't see yourself without it. All it really is is color correcting, which is amazing when you see the transformation. Oh, and another HUGE plus is that it's Ulta's own brand of makeup. Super affordable. Well, I think in reality, the powder itself might be around the $12-15 range, but even then, such little is needed so it will last you forever. I'm going over 4 months at least with the setting powder in the palette and I've yet to even hit pan. It's well worth it to at least give it a shot if you ask me...

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