Thursday, 3 March 2016

Haul: A few pieces from Essence SS'16

Every year Essence come out with some new pieces to add to their permanent collection and each year there are a few bits that I can't pass. This year I managed to restrain myself to just a few that really caught my eye and here are the ones that I chose:

  Velvet Stick Matt Lip Colour in 02 Peony Star

This one seemed to be all I am looking for in a lipstick; a mauve-y nude, matte finish and easy to apply. I would be lying if I said that the name wasn't partially the reason for me getting it, but we all know how much I love peonies. I've only tried it a few times, but I have a feeling that I'm going to enjoy it very much.



SuperFine Eyeliner Pen Waterproof

Every once in a while I feel the urge to find a great affordable eyeliner to replace my beloved ArtDeco High Precision one, and when I saw this one I had to give it a go. For now I can't really tell you much more, but it has a lot of potential.



 Shape Your Face contouring palette in 20 ready, set, pink!

After I was so impressed with the new Catrice blush palette, I couldn't resist trying out the essence version as well. This one though is a contouring palette with a bronzer, highlighter and a blush. For now I'm not really happy with the highlighter, but the other two seem promising.
I included pictures in different lightings so that you can see the shimmer running through the blush and the shades of other two powders.

Keep it perfect! make-up fixing spray

A make-up fixing spray from a drugstore is something we've all been waiting for. I have yet to try this one,  but I really have high hopes for it!

Brush cleansing spray

Another product that I'm really excited about is the brush cleansing spray, I've never had one like this before and I think it could be a great thing to keep my brushes clean during uses.

There were so many amazing new products out there and I wished I could try them all, but for now, these will have to do. Once I properly try them out I'll tell you how I feel about them.
Did you try anything from the new releases? What else would you recommend for me to try?

Rawr,
your Beautysaur

10 comments:

  1. Essence eyeliner zveni zanimivo, mogoče ga nabavim. Vidim, da tudi ti nisi zadovoljna s highlighterjem v svoji paleti - meni se zdijo slaba kopija Sleek palet.

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    1. Do zdaj sem ga malo bolj sprobala in me moti to, da se konica hitro "posuši", čeprav je ostal aplikator še "moker" kar pomeni da je nanašanje precej oteženo :/

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    2. Kar se pa highlighterja tiče, ga pa jaz uporabljam kot setting powder za korektor, ampak samo zato ker je ravno pri roki... Škoda, ker Catrice paletka ima pa krasen highlighter :)

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  2. Thumbs up za te šminke v svinčniku :3 Jaz bi kar vse imela, pa vem, da imam že veliko takšnih doma. Sem vzela potem eno iz te nove Wake up, spring ! kolekcije. Me pa moti, da ni testerjev ?!
    Sem pa tud vzela ta sprej za čiščenje čopičev in seveda še nisem preizkusila :D

    Beauty of a Lemon

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    1. Res kul izgledajo, ampak se strinjam, wtf je to brez testerjev :/ -.-

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  3. Sem ravno ta teden iskala Velvet Stick šminko in ta odtenek so povsod pobrali :/
    Me pa zanima ta fixing spray :)

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    1. O a res, potem sm mela jst kar srečo ker jih je bilo takrat res veliko še tam :D
      Danes sem ga sprobala za na event, pa se je precej obnesel makeup :D

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  4. I love Essence! I cannot wait to try these new additions! :)

    Pinkdaisyloves.blogspot.com.cy

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    1. So do I :) I know, there is soo much exciting new stuff :D <3

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