Tag: theBalm palette
In my April beauty favourites I promised to swatch theBalm’s Meet Matt(e) Trimony Matte Eyeshadow Palette. I actually really like theBalm eye shadows (nude Tude and Shady Lady Palette Vol.2 , and this one was not an exception.
My friend was actually clearing out her collection, and passed this onto me. While not all shades look good on my complexion, some of them I adore, and use a lot. My personal favourites are: Matt Rossi (cool toned taupe) and Matt Kumar (warm-toned reddish brown).
As it is always with theBalm eye shadows they are very smooth and soft, their mattes are some of the best on the market, they are not at all chalky or dusty, you can see how pigmented they are, too, on the swatches below. Gorgeous, right?
One more thing which I really like is a huge mirror which is brilliant for
Just take a look at the newest offering from theBalm – How ‘Bout Them Apples? Lip and Cheek Cream Palette.
I love the pretty pin up girl on the cover, and not so much the boys that are pictured near each blush.
There are six shades to choose from: Cider, Cobbler, Pie, Crisp, Candy and
This photo could easily win “the worst photo of the year” nomination but it was taken with my phone in a bad light. So there you go…
What are the products on the photo? I actually visited one of my friends to check out her new makeup purchases. Yes, can you believe it? 😉
Most of my friends could not care less about makeup, so it is nice to talk with someone who likes it in “real life”, too.
So what are
theBALM is one those smaller brands that I personally really like. I have only tried their eye shadows (Nude Tude and Shady Lady) but I have read a lot of great reviews about other products, especially blushes, bronzers and highlighters. I definitely plan on getting more of their products in the future.
I am actually very excited about the brand’s new palette which is called Balm Jovi. Not only it looks amazing but I love the concept, of course!
You get: 12 eyeshadows that can be used wet or dry, highlighter, matte-peach blush, two multi-purpose creamy cheek and lip colors.
I love the names and some of the bands I do love, too. Seriously, how cool is this palette? And it’s only