I’ve been having a walk down memory lane recently, it’s been almost a year since I started taking my blog more seriously and started falling in love with blogging again. I’ve been blogging on and off for a number of years now on several different blogs, where has all the time gone, eh? Over the years I’ve tried, tested and tossed products and many have become staples in my beauty box. Here is just some products which have become long standing beauty favourites for me!
NARS Foundation: I first saw Nars in a crowded Selfridges when I was heading in to grab some pieces from Bobbi Brown, so I stumbled over and had a little induction by one of the make-up artists on hand. I loved Nars because it offer a more vibrant and fuller coverage than my Bobby Brown foundation at the time – I’ve been using this foundation for about 3/4 years now (I know I need to shake it up) but the coverage and colours are both great! So it’ll definitely be something I re-buy time and time again. The foundation leaves a glowing & looking natural. It leaves skin hydrated, more luminous, softer and smoother.
Bobbi Brown Concealer: I often switch from the Nars liquid concealer and the Bobbi Brown cream concealer, I love the coverage and silkiness of the Bobbi Brown concealer, I suffer with dark circles and I have a little bit of pigmentation on my cheeks so this concealer is perfect for me. I love the Bobbi Brown collection as it really caters to pale and fair skin tones. Another timeless product for my beauty bag.
Nars Blusher: Another product I adore from Nars is the blusher, I’ve literally had the Orgasm blusher for years, like the same bloody blusher (I should probably update this product). This product is really pigmented so it goes a long way and it’s has a lovely little shimmer to it and the colour is perfect for my pale skin, this product is an everyday make-up product and it’s an iconic product within the Nars collection so you can’t really go wrong.
Real Technique Powder Brush: Ah, what is a make-up bag without a real technique brush – the brand which has changed the make-up brush game (I see you Spectrum don’t worry) it’s honestly the holy grail powder brush. Such good quality, nice bristles. Puts powder on flawlessly. What more can we ask for.
Bobbi Brown Blusher Brush: I first got this brush in a Christmas brush set a couple of years ago (yes, I know I should probably update this), it was my first ‘high end’ make-up brush collection and I just loved every part of it. The blusher brush picks up make-up perfectly, it’s really smooth and easy to use – Bobbi Brownie points from me (I’m sorry!)
Note: I’m trying to make my beauty bag completely cruelty free, so if you spot something which needs changing please let me know!