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Best of Beauty 2018: NYX Total Control Drops

2018 was the year of great beauty discoveries for me. So instead of just doing the top 18 of 2018, I’m using the entire month of December to give you the deets on all of my favorite cruelty-free beauty products that I picked up this year. From makeup to personal care, I’ve got you! One product for each day ✨

Welcome (or welcome back) to my Best of Beauty MONTH-LONG countdown! Every day of this month, I will be doing reviews on 31 of my favorite beauty products that I tried in 2018.

I want to finish up my Four Days of Foundation with a truly underrated product. The NYX Total Control Drops were my go to liquid foundation for most of this year. I have heard people cite them as a dupe for the Cover Fx drop, but I think they seriously outperform them. It’s not even a competition for me.

These drops are perfect for oily or combo skin. They have a gorgeous matte, but still skin-like, finish with coverage that can easily be adjusted by the amount of drops you apply. They are so easy to use that I have two shades, one for the majority of my face, and then a darker shade that I use as a liquid bronzer/contour. I also use the darker shade to darken some of my lighter foundations so I can get more use from them year round. 

If you ever were curious about the Cover Fx drops, I highly suggest you try these first. They are a quarter of the price, and work better in my opinion. Unlike the CoverFx drops they are versatile and can be mixed with other products or just used alone. They last all day without breaking up, and there is little to no transfer.  I highly recommend the Total Control Drops. I’ll definitely keep these on hand even if just to mix in with other products to adjust the shade.

What is your favorite foundation? Let’s chat!

💜Michelle Lisette

Check out some of my other Best of 2018 products:

Best of Beauty 2018: Coola Full Spectrum 360 Sun Silk Drops

Best of Beauty 2018: Nest Black Tulip Eau de parfum Rollerball

Best of Beauty 2018: Milk Makeup Matcha Cleanser

Best in Beauty 2018: Tarte Maracuja Oil

Best of Beauty 2018: Laura Geller The Weekender Face, Eye and Cheek Palette

Best of Beauty 2018: Ulta Beauty Matte Eyeshadow Primer

Best of Beauty 2018: Tatcha Silk Canvas Primer

Best of Beauty 2018: Smashbox Photo Finish Serene Greens Primer Water

Don’t forget to come back everyday at 10AM EST for the entire month of December to catch the rest of my Best of Beauty 2018 product reviews.

The conversation doesn’t have to end here. Let’s chat on my social media:

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1 comment on “Best of Beauty 2018: NYX Total Control Drops

  1. Pingback: Best of Beauty 2018| Photo Recap – Michelle Lisette

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