Korean Beauty Haul!

Hey guys!

I feel like it’s been FOREVER since I’ve tried anything new in terms of Korean beauty and skin care so I thought I’d go back to my roots, hit up my favourite seller and grab a few things that I’ve been lusting after! I’ve had a play with all of the items too so this’ll be a mini review as well as a little look at what I picked up. I hope that you enjoy!

pink-divider-no-background-md

14273547_10154256407837530_1112882246_o

Let’s get started!

I adore the Sanrio characters, a quick look at my old photos on instagram will confirm that haha. When I saw that A’PIEU had collaborated with Rilakkuma, I had to get something form the range. They had eyeshadow quads, lots of lip tints and I believe they had cushion BB creams, which I’m yet to try but I’m not completely sold on them. I knew I wanted something so I thought I’d pick up this red lip tint. It is gorgeously pigmented, as you can see in the photo and when I wiped it away only a few seconds after taking the photo, I had quite the stain! It feels a bit sticky on the lips when first applied, which is fairly normal for stains and then it dries down a bit more and doesn’t feel like much at all. It does still look quite glossy even after a few hours of wear.

The next item on my hit list was the Gudetama collaboration with Holika Holika. I love this lazy egg and when I saw that there was a makeup collaboration, I didn’t think too hard about whether or not to purchase. Before I knew it, it was in my cart haha. I actually had read reviews for this product but somehow, despite its obvious BB Cushion appearance, I assumed that this was a powder product. I got a bit of a surprise when it arrived and it was a cream. I haven’t had much experience with cream blush because I have oily skin and it always sounded like a bit of a recipe for disaster but I’ve been playing with these and it’s been a really cool experience.

Both of the shades are really pigmented so you don’t need too much product to get a nice colour on the cheeks. They also blend quite nicely on the cheeks. I wore the pink shade in my full face of Korean makeup look for 100 Days of Makeup and I really enjoyed it! I worried about how it might look under my powder that I use and it looked pretty subtle but pretty. I don’t really love a very blushy look so it worked out really well for me. It wore nicely throughout the day and still showed some colour when I took it off at the end of the day.

Lastly, Etude House Secret Beam Highlighter. I didn’t really intend on picking this one up in this order and then I saw swatches of the product and thought I needed it, despite owning enough highlighters haha. This highlighter has a really strong sheen that looks quite wet on the face without having a great deal of pigment. It’s really pretty for a sheen over the high points of the face. I really adore this one and it’s been really nice on days where I’ve wanted a bit of a break from my everyday-babe Mary-Lou Manizer.

I really enjoy everything that I picked up from this purchase. I also got a few face cleansing samples. I love that about Rinishop, they always send samples of other products and I really love trying skin care. Not only would I recommend these products but I’d also recommend this shop that has served me very well for many years. My orders have always come in two weeks and packaged really well!

pink-divider-no-background-md

If you want to keep updated, you can:

Like my Facebook page

Follow me on instagram

Subscribe to my mailing list

or follow this blog!

Au revoir xxx

4 thoughts on “Korean Beauty Haul!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s