When it comes to beauty products I’m a sucker for packaging and Benefit’s latest blusher ‘GALifornia’ ticks all the boxes: pretty pastel colours, retro seventies-esque illustration and delicate gold foil detailing. The design is inspired by vintage California surfer girls and is super cute! Blusher isn’t something I buy often but I couldn’t resist this beauty.
Serums are a skincare product I’ve only recently got into using. As they’ve grown evermore popular over the past few years I decided to finally try one out and implement it into my skincare routine. Serums have active ingredients in, meaning they are perfect for targeting certain skincare concerns. I was on the lookout for one especially for sensitive skin that was full of helpful natural ingredients. I came across Trilogy’s Very Gentle Calming Serum*, which sounded ideal.
I first delved into Inika back in April when I tried out their compact blush puff pot, and I’d since had my eye on a few more of their 100% natural and cruelty-free products – especially their lipsticks and tints. I decided to try the Inika Lip Tint in the shade ‘Cosmic’, which is a product I wouldn’t typically go for.
It is officially summer and the longing for sun-kissed skin is real. There are a wide range of tanning products out there, but finding one that doesn’t make you an unholy shade of orange can be a long process. In an attempt to find a more natural counterpart I tried out Evolve’s Sunless Glow Body Lotion, designed to give you a gradual tan over several applications.
Liquid lipsticks are undeniably having a moment, and as a devoted lover of lipstick I didn’t hesitate to jump on the liquid bandwagon. Recognised for their bold colour payoff and long lasting formula, liquid lipsticks are taking the beauty market by storm. I’ve picked out three of my current favourites for every occasion…