Over the last few years I’ve heard a lot about this brand and never had the chance to try it until now! I’ve sat back and watched people be told you can’t talk about it in beauty groups because everyone that genuinely loves it must be selling it! Shouldn’t we all just be supporters of other people and their genuine love for products as this may lead someone else to their lifetime favourite product one day?
First up we tried the Younique Mineral Touch foundation in shade Scarlet, £30 Available online here
The bottle comes with a dropper head for easy and minimal application, as you really don’t need much of it at all, to cover your entire face. It is a light formula which glides over the skin easily and it lasts all day with no dry patches! The colour was fantastic too as I tend to find even the lightest of shades leaves me matching my hair and glowing in an orangey fashion – but this one sits probably one of the closest ever shade to date!
I applied it with the super-soft Younique Liquid foundation brush, £25 – get yours here this one really is great as you don’t loose product into the bristles!
If this isn’t your kind of brush try the Younique foundation brush, £16 – shop it here!
Last up we have the Touch a la mode cream to powder luminizer, £30 in shade ‘Lustrous’ (rose gold)… This shade didn’t quite match up with me unfortunately and we found it best warm the stick up a little to get a smooth effortless sweep onto your chosen areas! It lasted several hours and gave a lovely subtle glow which you could build up!
Buy your Younique make-up online at www.youniqueproducts.com/ and get involved online, on instagram, Facebook, and pinterest!
Tackle those tangles with the New Alfa Italia Liscio Brush!…
Say goodbye to tangled hair and hello to the Best Styling Brush shortlist by Stylist, the Alfa Italia Liscio Detangling Brush (RRP £9.95).
The soft bristles will glide through your hair leaving it soft, shiny and smooth without dragging and pulling, making your brush an enjoyable experience everyday! So enjoyable in fact, our pals at Stylist have shortlisted it as the Best Styling Brush in the Best Beauty Stylist Awards 2017
Finished in a range of beautiful colours including gold, rose gold or white gold, this is the perfect handbag accessory and will look simply stunning on your dressing table, we love the brush, simply for our wet hair, as the bristles are stiff and slide straight through, however we’d love the brush to be a little more flexi in the bristles, just so that its softer on our scalp! But with thicker more luscious hair than me you would find this the perfect brush for you!
Alfa Italia Liscio detangling brush (RRP £9.95) available online at www.alfaitaliapro.com
Be Kiko Kind…
Have you been looking for that natural and radiant look for your everyday makeup? Then look no further than KIKO Milano’s NEW Skin tone foundation SPF15, £15.90. The 8 hour moisturising long wear foundation, with medium buildable coverage and a natural finish, available in 39 shades, will be the new one for you to try!
Applied best with the new skin tone foundation brush, this foundation sat on our skin like a feather, and smoothly applied without the need of a primer. You shouldn’t have trouble finding the correct shade for you either, as the shades come in so many shades with differing undertones – it made the selection process easy for us redheads that’s for sure!
Available now, nationwide at KIKO stores and online at KIKOCOSMETICS.com
The must-have travel palette
Katie Price, the business woman, model, presenter, writer & mother, woman of all trades and successful at everything she puts her mind to, brings us her new venture into beauty in collaboration with TamBeauty.com, home to brands such as Makeup Revolution and I ♥ Makeup.
Here she brings us the Travel palette, created in the style of a tablet in its protective case, the cover (which has a large scale personal mirror on the interior) securely held in with elastic flush to the palette.
It contains a huge range of shadows plus a highlighter and two bronzers.
Versatile in shades the shadows come in mattes and shimmers across a huge range of natural nudes and browns, with a brighter spectrum as a plus side to the palette so you can play and create that darker, and brighter eye when you want to! The colours are so true to the shade you look at, and are pigmented perfectly to give you that poppier look!. The shadows are the perfect consistency to give a good blendable powder too!
The highlighter is one of any girls dreams, so shimmery and beautiful just in the case! Let alone when you’ve swatched it! I’m pretty pale and i love my highlight as bronzer doesn’t really work for me!
And wait! We forgot to tell you the amazing price for this palette! It’s just £20.
Available now, the Katie Price Travel Palette, £20, Tam Beauty.
(Images taken with the HuaweiP9 from Vodafone.co.uk)
Go all out for your Pout
Seventeen have us party prepped with their ‘All Out Pout Palette, £4.99, in ‘Woo Me’ – SEVENTEEN, Boots with six shades you can choose your party pick with ease or use it to add a bit of sparkle with the glittery choice to your fave lippie!
We loved the ease of application, but make sure you don’t get your palette too hot! Some of the colours didn’t quite hit the pigment swatch you’d expect though, but for this gloss x lippie palette that’s not really a bad thing!
It even comes with a little brush applicator too! And of course at that price who can complain! Budget friendly makeup, accessible and worth your spare change!
You can always use Lip Lustre in Clear, £3.99. To add a touch of sheen to any of your chosen shades too!
Seventeen cosmetics, available at Boots.Com and Boots stores nationwide!
Lashes go luscious with Maybelline this summer!
Reveal layers of softer, denser lashes. Maybelline New York has unveiled this Unique formula, blended with precious oils which conditions your lashes leaving them feeling soft and supple.
Why You’ll Love It – The Fanning Reservoir Brush envelops lashes with precious oil-infused formula from root-to-tip while fanning out, capturing each lash giving you denser and smoother volume, spreading your lashes from corner to corner for impactful lift and look!
For Best Results
Step 1. Sweep the Reservoir Fanning Brush to fan out lashes.
Step 2. Use the narrow tip to easily reach even your tiniest lashes.
Lash Sensational luscious, £7.99, Maybelline New York, available nationwide