Any beauty box that includes two make up items is nothing short of brilliant in my eyes. Don't get me wrong, I enjoy skincare and hair products too, but I tend to be very picky with those and with my skincare especially I'm finding myself more and more reluctant to break out of my routine.
Oh and there are stickers!! Who doesn't like stickers?!
In the box...
» Huygens Exfoliating Cream
» Illamasqua Hydra Veil
» Kebelo Clarifying Shampoo
» Rituals Indian Rose & Multani Clay Purifying Body Scrub
» TheBalm Balm Desert Bronzer/Blush
» Lord & Berry Blush in Lotus
» Lifestyle Extra: Emoji Stickers
I currently don't have a facial exfoliator in my skincare routine so I'll certainly be giving this one from Huygens a try. With sesame oil to nourish and green tea with anti-oxidant properties, this is a gentle scrub with rice powder that will leave skin feeling soft and not stripped. Rituals is a brand I am fairly familiar with so I'm really looking forward to trying this body scrub. The scent is really interesting, it's not necessarily one I would gravitate towards because I really adore their rice milk and cherry blossom scent, but it will be nice to try something new.
As someone with oily hair the Kebelo Clarifying Shampoo, although perhaps not particularly exciting, is a very welcome addition to my box. This promises to remove all traces of product build up and leave hair feeling thoroughly purified and super soft. Bring it on, my hair needs all the help it can get!
Illamasqua Hydra Veil is something I've been keen to try ever since it came out, but the price always put me off. When they say this is a very unique formula, they really mean it. It's like a jelly. It promises to bridge the gap between skincare and make up, give skin a major moisture boost and provide an instant smoothing effect that gives extra radiance to even the driest skin. That's me, so I'm certainly intrigued.
TheBalm samples always come in these tiny cardboard packages that open like a book and they're adorable. Balm Desert is a warm bronze shade with a hint of shimmer that promises to give a fresh, sun-kissed glow with a fade-resistant formula. It doesn't look overly orangey, so I'm looking forward to giving it a try. But the product I'm most excited about this month is the blush in Lotus from Lord & Berry. This is one of those slightly rosy, neutral blush colours that I just adore so much. The formula feels so soft and it's incredibly pigmented - I'll definitely have to remember to use a light hand.
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