Thanks for the Glitz: My Eight Glowing, Glittering Should-Haves
A Week of Gratitude
Secret’s out: I really like sparkle, glitter, shine, and all issues glitzy. If it twinkles, I’m already 25% . Certainly one of my favourite merchandise which have launched this 12 months have been the Marc Jacobs Magnificence See-quins, that are pots filled with glowing, absolutely pigmented eyeshadows that put on and apply wayyy higher than one would anticipate given all that sparkle and glitter! I’ve additionally absolutely rediscovered my love and appreciation for Chew’s Creme Lip Glosses, which I usually throw on for pictures (even when I take away shortly after and placed on one thing I’m testing), as they layer and add a lot dimension to any lip combo.
Three of those are in my vainness drawers, too: Natasha Denona Mild-Medium (02) (together with the opposite two shades), Marc Jacobs Magnificence Topaz Flash (together with the opposite See-quins shades), and Dose of Colours Bathe. I normally have a number of of the Chew glosses (I simply tidied up, so it’s simply Oyster Pearl and Gold proper now) hanging out on high of my vainness however know precisely the place the remainder of them are in my stash.
Natasha Denona Mild-Medium (02) Tremendous Glow Highlighter ($38.00 for 0.35 oz.) is a comfortable peach with heat, yellow undertones and a metallic sheen. Learn full assessment.
Too Confronted TF 20 Throw Again Lipstick ($22.00 for 0.10 oz.) is a deep, raspberry pink with cool, blue undertones and pink and purple sparkle and pearl. Learn full assessment.
Fenty Magnificence Sand Citadel/Mint’d Mojito Killawatt Foil Freestyle Highlighter Duo ($36.00 for 0.24 oz.) consists of a medium taupe and funky blue. Learn full assessment.
The Creme Lip Gloss is meant to present a “trendy, foiled lip look” with “pearlized shade repay” whereas softening the lips. The formulation had a light-medium weight to it, which I believe helped be sure that the shimmer didn’t really feel gritty on the lips. It had slightly tackiness after an hour of wear and tear, nevertheless it was by no means a very sticky or goopy gloss on. The wear and tear was anyplace from 4 to 5 hours, and the formulation felt hydrating to me. That they had a very sturdy, mirror-like end that made them extra wearable on their very own, because it was exhausting to note any imperfections within the protection. Additionally they labored nicely layered over varied lipsticks (each Chew’s lipsticks in addition to different manufacturers’ formulation) for including shine and sparkle. The gloss had a candy, fruity scent–the identical one present in different Chew lip merchandise.
Marc Jacobs Magnificence Gilty O!Mega Glaze All-Over Foil Luminizer ($49.00 for 0.35 oz.) is a light-medium, peachy gold with heat, rosy undertones and a metallic sheen. Learn full assessment.
Marc Jacobs Magnificence Topaz Flash See-quins Glam Glitter Eyeshadow ($28.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a smoldering, medium-dark taupe with refined, conflict, reddish undertones and multi-colored glitter and sparkle. Learn full assessment.
Pat McGrath Insurgent Crimson BlitzTrance Lipstick ($38.00 for 0.13 oz.) is a vibrant, pinky-red with cool undertones and a glowing, shiny end. Learn full assessment.
Dose of Colours Bathe Highlighter ($28.00 for 0.41 oz.) is a medium, rosy copper with heat undertones and a high-shine, metallic end. Learn full assessment.