Tag: nude lip gloss
It’s time for March favourites! Can you believe that 1/3 of Spring is already behind?
Let’s start with makeup, this month I have a good mix of products price-wise, from affordable Rimmel and Max Factor, to a high-end Rouge Bunny Rouge and uber luxurious Omorovicza.
Bobbi Brown Natural Brow Shaper & Hair Touch Up in Slate (review)
This is still the only brow product that I use on a daily basis. It makes the brows look fuller, tints them and holds them in place. This is love.
Omorovicza Complexion Perfector BB SPF 20 (review and swatches)
This month I have re-discovered my love for this base. It is like a good looking skin in a bottle. The skin is glowing and radiant, and the tone is evened out and perfected. I have written a very detailed review in the past, so you are welcome to take a look.
Max Factor Creme Puff Blush in Alluring Rose (review and face swatches)
This is still my favourite blusher, just like last month. Alluring Rose is a gorgeous warm nude with a spot-on radiance effect. It lifts the face instantly, I’d recommend these blushes to everyone.
Max Factor Colour Elixir Gloss Nude Pomade in 10 Pristine Nude (review and lip swatches)
This gloss has
Nude lip products aren’t something that I get excited about, but the new Max Factor Colour Elixir Gloss collection called Nude Pomade are pretty awesome.
This limited edition release was created by an amazing MUA Caroline Barnes, and they actually are a homage to Mr Max’s first ever lip gloss, Lip Pomade, which he created in 1920’s.
There are four shades, and here is Caroline’s inspiration behind each one, and also her tips. Plus my comments.
10 Pristine Nude
Caroline: “This is an ultimate nude lip colour and it should be part of every woman’s make-up bag. Suiting all skin tones, it’s my make-up staple. It will perk up your look and create a natural, healthy look when you’re feeling lacklustre.”
Actually, this lip gloss is now a part of my makeup bag, too. It is sheer enough so that my natural lip colour shows through plus it is not a concealer like “dead looking” dated nude. It has pretty mauve/pink undertones, and should look amazing on a lot of women. My personal favourite.
15 Radiant Rose
Caroline: “This shade conveys an expensive lips – with accents of champagne it’s the most subtle gloss in my collection. It will have an incredible lip shaping appearance with its gold flecks and will suit all skin tones.”
This is a beautiful warm-toned shimmering lip gloss, which I personally love paired with matte eye makeup and a liner, it adds just the right amount of glow, plus it makes the
To continue the theme of “nude beauty” (I’ve shown you some new nude nail polishes yesterday), here is a preview of the Giorgio Armani Spring 2014 makeup collection.
It is a prefect release for the lovers of no “makeup makeup” and the adepts of natural beauty looks.
You get two nude lipsticks (# 314 and
I have promised a lip swatch of one of my favourite lip products – BM Beauty Mineral Lip Gloss in Nude. So here it is…
BM beauty?! Yes, it is not the brand that you hear about very often. I was sent some of their products a long time ago, and I felt absolutely in love with the brush and lip gloss (you can read a feature here).
I already wrote about the gloss, so won’t repeat myself, but it really is unlike anything else that I have. Maybe it’s because I don’t really have any experience with mineral indie lip products?!
Here is a preview of AERIN’s Summer 2013 makeup collection – Seashell.
The colours are very neutral and warm, perfect for the fans of natural minimum makeup. Let’s take a look:
Summerstyle Collection Face Palette, $70
Two eye shadows, blush, two glosses and lipsticks.
Pretty Bronze Illuminating Powder, $55