Gerard Cosmetics Slay All Day Setting Spray

Shortly after I started writing; I was out on Twitter, and I happened to run across a beautiful lady by the name of Jen Gerard. She is the head of Gerard Cosmetics.  I was very impressed at how down to earth she is. As a result, I started looking into her company and her products.  As time went by I was thrilled to be accepted into the GC Affiliate program.  I love that I can purchase great products at a discount and that I can share a discount with others.    If you are interested in trying out their products type in KERRY30 at the checkout for a 30% discount.

That said, this review is NOT sponsored, and the views and opinions are solely my own.

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Cucumber Setting Spray

I ordered a Grapefruit scented setting spray, there are 11 different scents in total available.  Everything from Watermelon to Coconut.  The cost before the discount is $22 for 100ml.  With the conversion to CAD, shipping at customs my price actually worked out to about $29.

Gerard Cosmetics Website Description:

Lock in your makeup look and look flawless for hours with our cooling, oil control mist that increases the look and longevity of your makeup.

I couldn’t wait to try it out, the bottle is recyclable plastic with a spray top.  The scent was a very definable sharp Grapefruit.  I think for my next order I will try something sweet.  The smell does tend to linger on the skin.  So, pick a scent that you won’t mind people asking you about in a couple of hours.   The sprayer provides a fine gentle mist.

As promised, my makeup didn’t move at all.  All day.  I tried it for a week solid in a bunch of different conditions, and my makeup didn’t budge.  So, on that front everything was excellent.   The downside for me was that I found my eyes to be a little bit stingy after application.  It went away pretty quickly and didn’t change my overall experience.

Ingredients:

Water, SD Alcohol 40BPEG-8, Dimethicone, Polyglycerin -3, PVP, Gluconolactone, PPG-26-Buteth-26, Fragrance, Niacinamide, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Sodium Benzoate, Cymbopogon Schoenanthus Oil, Menthol, Tocopheryl Acetate, Propylene Glycol, Bluteth-3, Disodium EDTA, Tris (Tetramethylhydroxypiperidinol) Citrate, Sodium Benzotriazolyl Butylphenol, Sulfonate, Tributyl Citrate.

May Contain:

Yellow 5 (CI 19140), Red 4 (CI14700), EXT. Violet 2 (CI 60730), Blue 1 (CI 42090), Red 28 (CI 45410)

You may wish to give this product a pass if:

  • You have a sensitivity to Dimethicone
  • You have a sensitivity to Menthol
  • You have a sensitivity to Fragrance

This product is:

  • Cruelty-free
  • Made in the USA

This company has:

  • Been around since 2014 and exploded out of the gate featuring collaborations with:
    • Jaclyn Hill
    • Nikkia Joy
    • Missy Lynn
    • Lizzy Gutierrez  among others

The quality of the product is excellent, and I look forward to testing out more of the product line as time goes on.

Let me know in the comments down below what you think of Gerard Cosmetics, is it a brand that you have tried?  What is your go-to setting spray?  Find me on Twitter @everydaybeaut11 and let’s get a conversation started.

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