Get Ready with Me – Drugstore Edition #CVSBeauty


A few weeks back I have shared my CVS Pharmacy Beauty Haul featuring “The Best Drugstore Beauty Finds ”. Some of you have asked on Snapchat if I am going to create a guide or tutorial using those products. So I figured, my next post will be a get-ready with me using ONLY drugstore beauty products from CVS!

While the majority of your feedback fancied my highlight, contour and bold lips – quite a few have expressed to be a beginner with these things and aren’t as familiar with makeup or steps to take. So I asked myself, how do I simplify the steps? By breaking it down and making sure I don’t use any fancy tools or advance technique. There’s a lot of makeup tutorials out there for beauty trends (contouring, baking and strobing) … my version is simplifying the latest “look/trend”. Ready to get started? Let’s start with the following products …

CVS Beauty Finds

Olay Complete with SPF15 – moisturizing is very important to keep your skin hydrated and prevent dry, flaky skin. Having sunscreen infused with the moisturizer is a big plus to prevent sun damage.
NYX Soft Focus Primer – this product is an instant “holy-grail” for every beauty guru and enthusiast … it covers and even out pores that results to an even coverage of foundation without creasing.
Revlon Colorstay Foundation – covers out imperfections such as blemishes and discoloration. This is what creates that perfect flawless skin look.
NYX Eyebrow Gel – fills in the sparse areas of the brow making it appear thicker, fuller and defined.
NYX Matte Finishing Powder – this powder sets your makeup and help it last longer without having to touch up multiple times throughout the day.
NYX Ombre Blush – adds a touch of color on the cheeks for a naturally flushed effect.
NYX Cheek Contour – to add definition on the areas that frames our face.
Physicians Formula Glow Pearls – highlight the highest point on our face such as cheekbones & cupid’s bow.
NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream – for a bold, vivid lips without the gloss.
E.L.F. Eyeliner & Eyeshadow Stick – to help create a cat’s eyes, kitten flick or a smokey eye finish.
E.L.F. Prism Eyeshadow Palette – to achieve subtle eye color or a hint of glitz.

Face Map of Areas to Apply Products

CVS Drugstore Makeup

Watch: #GetReadyWithMe Drugstore Edition Tutorial

Physicians Formula Glow Pearls

What I totally love about CVS Pharmacy is that everyone can enjoy risk-free shopping with their 100% satisfaction Beauty Guarantee on all your beauty purchases. What does it mean? If you are dissatisfied for any reason, you can return the product (opened or unopened) along with your receipt to any store for a full-price refund – no questions asked! In addition, they also offer $5 ExtraBucks Rewards for every $50 cumulatively spent on qualifying beauty products and $3 ExtraBucks Rewards on the member’s birthday!

If you’re ready to start shopping at CVS and give this look a try I am also doing a quick giveaway of a $50 CVS gift card!

$50 CVS gift card

Don’t forget to check out #CVSbeauty across all social media to find out the latest in trend, inspiration as well deals that you wouldn’t want to miss! Let me know your thoughts as well as questions if you have any on the comments section.

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by CVS Pharmacy. All thoughts and opinions are as always, solely my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that support
68 Responses
  • Melanie Smith
    November 17, 2016

    Drugstore products are so great! NYX is one of my favorite brands are it is so cheap, love it!

  • Amy Jones
    November 17, 2016

    I need to try some of these products. They are so cheap!!

  • tara pittman
    November 18, 2016

    I would buy some make up. Also snacks for the boys

  • Tara pittman
    November 18, 2016

    I would buy some new makeup. Also snacks for the kids.

  • Ronnie De Leon
    November 18, 2016

    I sometimes get candy from there, but this works too

  • victoria
    November 18, 2016

    NYX was my favorite brand and I really love to use it and I’m so glad that this is available on Drugstore.

  • Christopher Mason
    November 18, 2016

    My medicine.

  • Amber Myers
    November 18, 2016

    What great things! You can find some awesome stuff at drugstores.

  • Teresa Kunberger
    November 18, 2016

    I love drugstore finds. I miss CVS we only have a rite aid here.

  • Michelle Mink
    November 18, 2016

    First off I just wanted to say this is a great giveaway because I love shopping at CVS! Also, I really like that this post is a response to questions from your readers. That’s how a lot of my posts have begun too. You talked about some great products so I’ll have to check them out.

  • Annemarie LeBlanc
    November 19, 2016

    Thanks for sharing your choices. They do look like good make up products. I will have to give them a second look when I drop by a CVS store.

  • Kathy Kenny Ngo
    November 19, 2016

    I love NYX and it’s one of my favorite brands. I will try buy another powder from them soon.

  • Echo
    November 20, 2016

    Almost all of my makeup is drugstore makeup! I think it works incredibly well!

  • Kelly L
    November 20, 2016

    Such a great variety of high-end looking makeup! Love it, thank you!

  • Kelly D
    November 20, 2016

    I would like to try the NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream. And maybe I would buy vitamins too.

  • b2me
    November 20, 2016

    Give it to my wife and let her decide

  • Betsy Barnes
    November 20, 2016

    If I won, I would buy some Olay products, my favorite brand! 🙂

  • Elizabeth O.
    November 20, 2016

    I love this! Make-up doesn’t have to be expensive at all. What’s important is the quality of the product. I think it’s nice that you’ve found products that are both reliable and affordable!

  • Christina Aliperti
    November 21, 2016

    I have quite a few drugstore makeup favorites. I need some new stuff, it’s about that time lol. I really want to try the NYX matte finishing powder.

  • Julie Wood
    November 21, 2016

    I am running our of eyeliner and mascara! I am buying different colors of eyeliner, eye shadow and black mascara if I win!

  • Bridgett Wilbur
    November 21, 2016

    I just love cvs and I always buy my make- up there.

  • Keri justice
    November 21, 2016

    If I win I want to buy some NYX makeup, especially the matte finishing powder.

  • Elena
    November 21, 2016

    I would buy makeup and toothpaste

  • natasha lamoreux
    November 21, 2016

    I would buy some shampoo/conditioner and some body lotion.

  • tammy shelton
    November 21, 2016

    I would buy some magazines, a Dr Pepper and some candy.

  • Mita
    November 21, 2016

    I would buy some make up!

  • Elle
    November 21, 2016

    I plan to buy mascara, foundation and blush.

  • Natalie
    November 21, 2016

    I would buy some new makeup and a hair brush!

  • Ashley S
    November 22, 2016

    I would buy some new nude lipsticks – so my jam right now!

  • Steve Weber
    November 22, 2016

    I would get some Neutrogena and Crest products.

  • Will G
    November 22, 2016

    I plan to purchase deodorant.

  • Tracy Robertson
    November 23, 2016

    I would try the NYX Soft Focus Primer. I already use NYX Eye shadow primer all the time and I love it!

  • Kelly Tupick
    November 23, 2016

    I would get a perfume gift set for my daughter.

  • Starla
    November 23, 2016

    So pretty! I think I would definitely pick up some makeup goodies of course, maybe some NYX products!

  • Cheryl B
    November 23, 2016

    I would buy some make up and hair products.

  • Dana Rodriguez
    November 23, 2016

    I love their makeup dept. I would love some new eye shadows.

  • Jennifer Davis
    November 24, 2016

    I love #CVSBeauty there makeup is affordable & when I need to replace my makeup everything is available. Is there a lip stain your recommend? I like a one time put on and go & don’t have to worry anymore type of lipstick?

  • Linda
    November 24, 2016

    I would buy makeup and snacks.

  • laura bernard
    November 24, 2016

    I would buy NYX makeup some foundation and something for my toddler!

  • Allison Swain
    November 24, 2016

    I would buy some new mascara and eye makeup. Thanks for the chance to win this 🙂 Happy Thanksgiving.

  • Nancy Horn
    November 24, 2016

    I would buy a new hair dryer!

  • Tee Anderson
    November 25, 2016

    I would buy some lipstick, nail polish and shampoo.

  • Dan Dykstra
    November 25, 2016

    I would buy some make up for my wife.

  • heather w
    November 25, 2016

    I have a wedding in december so I need makeup! I would probably get some ELF eyeliner & eyeshadow

  • Heather D
    November 25, 2016

    I would buy some new eyeliners or lipstick.

  • Stefanie G
    November 25, 2016

    I would buy some maybelline mascara, almay makeup remover pads, and some nail polish or hair products!

  • Rachel
    November 25, 2016

    I would purchase makeup, sunscreen and body lotion if I won.

  • Clarissa Hiciano
    November 25, 2016

    I would definitely buy makeup!

  • Christina A.
    November 26, 2016

    I would love some new makeup…well…and maybe some free laundry detergent! 😉

  • Laurajj
    November 26, 2016

    I would love to purchase a skin care line to try! I do not like the one I have now, and need to look for a new one!

  • Shayna Brookman
    November 26, 2016


  • Susan Christy
    November 26, 2016

    I would get new makeup brushes, nail polish remover and Neutrogena Rapid Wrinkle Repair.

  • courtney b
    November 27, 2016

    I would get some of my favorite makeup !:)

    thanks! xoxoxo

  • Jessica To
    November 27, 2016

    I would buy make-up, vitamins and lotion.

  • amy pugmire
    November 28, 2016

    I would love to buy some makeup and some of the necessities for my kids, shampoo, toothpaste, lotion etc..

  • Stephanie
    November 28, 2016

    i would buy some lip gloss

  • heather
    November 28, 2016

    I would buy some new make up and some hair color if I won this one.

  • Susan Smith
    November 28, 2016

    I would buy some mascara, lipstick and shampoo and conditioner.

  • Courtnie Miller
    November 28, 2016

    I’d like some new foundation.

  • Tabathia B
    November 28, 2016

    I would purchase pain medication for my daughter

  • Karla R.
    November 28, 2016

    I would use it for some couponing products.

  • Thomas Murphy
    November 29, 2016

    I would buy candy and snacks.

  • Kim Henrichs
    November 29, 2016

    I would love to get the E.L.F. Prism Eyeshadow Palette!

  • Kristen
    November 30, 2016

    I’ll buy moisturizer and shampoo.

  • Sarah Mayer
    November 30, 2016

    I would get some skin serum and some Olay Regenerist products.

  • amanda lea
    November 30, 2016

    I would by some hair conditioning treatments!!

  • Dawn Monroe
    November 30, 2016

    I would buy my son body spray and stocking stuffers for my grandkids.

  • Barbara Montag
    November 30, 2016

    I would buy skin and hair care products.
    Gotta love CVS!
    thank you

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