It’s a very good day when a menagerie of Giorgio Armani’s latest lipwear lands on your doorstep. Even better is the fact they’re all wearable shades. Someone gets me! The Lip Magnet* is a liquid lip colour that dries to a matte finish. Matte! You know how much I love matte. One coat gives immense concentration of colour. That sits with me very well and it sits on my lips just as comfortably like a second layer of skin…and if I could put into words what an excited squeal would transcribe as, then these bad boys would hit top decibels.
The quest to find the ultimate long-lasting, non-peeling, non-drying, highly pigmented liquid lipstick will just keep going but one name that is a decent contender for the accolade is The Balm with Meet Matt(e) Hughes. There are 12 shades available in the range but The Balm has put together a limited edition miniature set of its six top-selling shades, a great way to get better acquainted with Matt(e). At £25, each one works out at £4.16 each and the size of these liquid lipsticks makes them handy and convenient to carry around in your make-up bag but also they are
Australia’s number one mineral brand, Nude by Nature has made it to our shores. It’s beauty that’s good for you as it’s cruelty-free, uses native ingredients without harsh synthetic additions and preservatives, is reasonably priced and caters for a wide range of skin tones. The range covers foundations, concealers, setting powders, bronzers, blushers, eyeshadows, contour and highlighters plus an illustrious collection of brushes and as the name suggests, it favours the natural look thanks to the gifts bestowed by Mother Nature. Keen to try their products, I was sent a selection of contouring and highlighting ones. Before I opened the