I am a QVC junkie and loving “It Cosmetics”

On the set of my new series!!!

 Late at night when I’m tucked under the covers with my little puppy Bella, I absolutely love to zone out and tune into QVC. I get sucked into buying anything they sell from outdoor water fountains. Joan Rivers Caftans to light displays. I love how the hosts can blab on and on about how the color of the product is more of a burnt orange than a copper tone.

If you know me then you know about my obsession with makeup. I have thousands of pieces of makeup. Ten different shades of “Brown” that to me each seem VERY different.  My vast collection spans the gamut of Bobbi Brown, Elf, Stila, Estee Lauder to Mary Kay!  Well after one of my late night QVC binges I came across IT Cosmetics by Jamie Kern.  They have incredible before and after pic of Jamie removing her makeup and revealing her natural uneven complexion. That’s one reason I was so excited when they sent me some of their cosmetics to try.  A lot of companies send me products to review and if I don’t like them then I don’t say anything at all. So,  if I write anything up especially about makeup then you know I am for REAL!!! And, honestly I have to tell you I LOVE this makeup!

You can see pics of me above wearing It Cosmetics in my series coming out soon!

One of my most favorite products is their “Your Skin But Better- CC Cream SPF +50.” I’ve been trying all kinds of foundations up until this point and could never find just the right kind of coverage. I love this coverage so much and most of all I LOVE that it smells like a spa.. its actually reminds me of the Origins  yummy lotion, “Ginger Souffle.” After I apply this coverage and if I’m on camera that day then I set it with the “It’s your full coverage, flawless skin in 30 secs.” I’m not sure if these two products are meant to be mixed.. but that’s how I do it. I also LOVE LOVE the Bye Bye Under Eye Anti Aging concealer, it conceals and is very moisturizing and really stays on most of the day.

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About Carey Reilly 176 Articles
Carey Reilly is TV Host, Travel and Lifestyle Writer, Comedian and Mom to two children. Carey is a regular contributor to NBC's Today Show, Foxnews.com, HLN, CNN, VH-1, Cooking Channel and Food Network. Carey's lifestyle brand NotSoSkinnyMom.com keeps people posted on the latest food, cocktails travel and entertainment news.

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