ELF HITS & MISSES | essentials, mineral, studio !


I decided to re-post an updated version of ELF hits and misses products. 
I've tried so many ELF products and I think this is one of the most helpful posts I could ever post. 
I decided to divide products into 3 categories. 
HITS - great products, worth-getting
MEHS - Don't love them, but they're decent, so they're still useable
MISSES - Products that aren't worth getting, practically useless, or aren't worth trying to use up

When putting products into categories I also wanted to think about durability and long-term use. If a product's going to last a week, then it's not good enough to be a hit. 

I also listed the shades that fit the category, because at times I liked one shade but not the other.
 I included some extra information that I thought you should know in the brackets.





Liquid eyeliner - copper, stardust 
Wet gloss lash and brow mascara
Eyelid primer
Mechanical Eyelash curler
Eye Crease Brush
Blending Eye brush
Eyeshadow Brush
Hypershine gloss - bubblegum pink
Super glossy lip shines - malt shake, pink kiss, goddess
Luscious liquid lipstick - perfect pink, strawberry
Zit Zapper
Tinted Moisturiser - honey, apricot beige
Healthy Glow Bronzing Powder - luminance
Professional Tweezers 
Custom eyeshadows
Travel Mirror 
Matte finisher nail polish
Lipsticks - nostalgic*, seductive, fearless*, charming*, captivating*, flirtatious*, sociable* (this is a controversial product. I honestly love them, but you need to prepare that these will break eventually, that's a huge disadvantage)


Brightening eye colours - ethereal, butternut, drama
therapeutic lip balms- vanilla creme, blackberry creme, strawberry creme, orange creme
Blush - glow (a tad too sheer for my liking)
Nail polish - gum pink, innocent, mango madness, teal


All over cover sticks - spotlight, pink lemonade (too chalky and dry, take a long time to blend)
Waterproof eyeliner pen - black (works nicely at first, but dries up far too quickly)
Shimmer eyeliner pencil - black bandit
Liquid eyeliner - Black
All over cover stick - apricot beige, honey, light beige (too thick and cakey)
Dramatic lashes (band is not flexible, lashes not consistent)
Natural lashes (band is not flexible, lashes not consistent)
Smudge eye sponge (too stiff, practically useless)
Eyeliner brush (too stiff, too thick, too flimsy, useless)
Shimmering Facial Whip (too watery, hard to blend)
Tone Correcting Concealer - light beige (too sheer to be used as a concealer)
Clarifying pressed powder - apricot beige, honey (too chalky, gave me a rash)
Foundation Brush  (too streaky)
Nourishing cuticle pen
Nail polish - mint cream, lilac, smokey brown




Eyeshadow Primer
Mineral Lipstick - Natural Nymph, Runway Pink, Cherry, Party Pink
Lipliner - peachy
Booster - tinted, corrective yellow
Mineral Glow - Bronzed*


Foundation - Warm




 Cream eyeshadow - Pewter, Smoke, Brown
Cream Eyeliner - black, coffee, teal
Under Eye Concealer and Highlighter - light
Eyebrow kit - ash, light, medium
Mascara Wands
Eyeshadow c brush
Contour Brush
Small precision brush
Angled Contour Brush
Angled Eyeliner Brush
Glossy Gloss - ballet slippers, sweet salmon, tangy tangerine, wild watermelon
matte lip colour - coral, natural
lip liner - red, natural
lip stain - red carpet
 Flawless Finish Foundation - buff (good foundation for dry skin)
Concealer pencil and brush - fair, light, medium
Pressed powder - almond, caramel, buff
Tone correcting powder - cool, warm
HD blush - headliner*, diva*, superstar, showstopper
blush - candid coral, pink passion, gotta glow
Flawless Concealer Brush
Small Stipple brush
Blush Brush
Mineral Powder Brush
Concealer Brush
Kabuki Face Brush
Makeup Lock and Seal
Body Glow
Mist & Set
Bronzers - Cool, Golden, Warm
 Tinted Moisturiser
Mineral Infused Primer
Powder Brush
Complexion brush


Mineral Infused Mascara (nothing special)
Flat eyeliner brush
Trasluscent mattifying powder
HD powder
Contouring blush and bronzing powder
Angled Blush Brush
Wrinkle refiner


Eye Primer and Liner Sealer
Eyebrow Treat and Tame
Concealer - ivory
Mini Eyelash Curler
Stipple Brush

Thanks for reading guys!!
And take care!!


FTC DISCLAIMER: I am not paid to do this post. I got some products for free for pr purposes (*) and I am not affiliated with any company. Everything I said in this post is my genuine honest opinion :)


  1. A lot of your hits are definately hits of mine also, very thorough, I like this...


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