Create This Look For Less

Create This Look For Less

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Hey Everyone!! I'm Nikki and I'm a freelance makeup artist based in Los Angeles.

I've created Create This Look For Less to help you achieve high fashion and celebrity red carpet looks without draining your bank account. Don't worry, I'll post about my favorite higher end products as well!

I look forward to sharing makeup tips, tricks, and more with all of you!

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Happy #NationalLipstickDay! I don’t know which one to choose. What are you wearing on your lips today?


TONIGHT #RunningWild with Bear Grylls premiers on NBC! Tune in to see Zac Efron with his shirt off and to support my brothers new show! You’ll like it I promise!

Thank you so much to Memebox (pronounced as “Mi-mi-box”) for sending me the Memebox Special #9 Skincare box ($29).  This skincare box is one of Memebox Special Edition boxes curated under special themes and is customized to reveal everything you wanted to know about Korean skincare! You can check out Memebox at and use my coupon code to receive $5 off!  Enter this code E72P1V at the checkout.  The code will work from August 1st until the end of August.

What is Memebox?

Memebox is currently the #1 beauty box provider in Korea, and arrived here in the US and other countries just recently! We strive to bring you only the most trusted, best-loved Korean beauty products at everyday prices. Korean cosmetics are renowned for their high quality and efficacy, and we’re really excited to bring this to you! Memebox carries 4 main types of beauty boxes: Memebox, Memebox Special Editions, Superbox and Luckybox.  In addition to the box series, we also carry full-size, Korean beauty products in our Memeshop.

What did I receive in my Memebox #9 Special Skincare box?  See below!  I cannot wait to try out these products!

1.  Nasarang Rose Balancing Toner ($58) - I received a small sample size.
The Nasarang rose balancing toner is great for deeply moisturizing and brightening up the skins complexion.  After cleansing your skin, pump out 1 - 2 times and apply all over your face.  Gently pat for absorbance.  This toner smells exactly like roses.

2.  Verikos Advanced Power Tightening Cream ($36) - I received a small sample size.
This cream is used as your last step in your skincare routine.  It is highly enriched with lotus flower water, collagen, bifid a ferment, and peptide components.  The cream hydrates and nourishes the skin as well as fights against aging to improve skins elasticity and glow.  This cream has a citrus smell like oranges.

3.  Boscians Cycle Repair Wrinkle Spot ($24) - I received the full size product.
This wrinkle spot corrector, Made with galactomyces ferments, peony root extracts, and adenosine, is to be applied on fine wrinkles.  Very strong formula but also effective.  Has a very strong floral scent to it.

4.  Benton Snail Bee High Content Essence ($18) - I received the full size product.
Apply this high content essence generously over your face and pat in for full absorbance.  This essence uses snail secretion filtrate, bee venom and EGF to cleanse rough, damaged skin.  It helps brighten up your complexion and remove signs of aging.  This essence has a very strong chlorine type smell that I really do not like.

5.  Dewytree Tea Tree Porest Powder in Toner ($26) - I received the full size product.
This highly moist facial toner enriched with green clay and tea tree leaf extracts is used for healing blemishes and other impurities clogging up and enlarging pores.  The toner treats enlarged pores without drying the skin.  The directions are to shake the bottle to get the powder and liquids mixed up, then wet a cotton pad and gently wipe all over the entire face.  This toner has a very sweet smell.

6.  Dewytree White Dew 7 Cut Extreme Serum ($41) - I received the full size product.
This serum is used to correct uneven skintone, dark spots, and sagging skin.  It will also help tighten, soothe, and brighten up skin for silkier, healthier complexion.  This serum has a mildly sweet smell.

7.  Secret Key Super Plumping Jelly Cream ($77) - I received the full size product.
This jelly cream made with blueberry, orange, almond, broccoli, pumpkin, and salmon eggs is used to treat signs of aging and moisturize skin.  Gently  massage this cream all over your skin, under eyes, and along smile lines.  This is also great on fine lines and wrinkles.  This cream has a strong sweet/floral smell but it is not offensive.

Running Wild with Bear Grylls, airs July 28 at 8/7c on NBC!  Zac Efron is the first celebrity Bear takes into the wild!