Ah, lipstick… my absolute make up infatuation of the moment. I used to be a lip gloss girl who was afraid of bold lip colour. But a while ago something just clicked, I got over my lipstick fear and became utterly obsessed. Buying, collecting, hoarding, I’m not ready to put a label on it but I sure do love it! The more, the merrier and the beauty world is catching up by giving us little lipsticks so you can love even more of them! Continue reading
We’ve had the pre-trip packing posts, the posts about our trip. Now we’re evaluating the stuff I packed! There were quite a few new products in my bag so I thought it’d be nice to share my opinion on some of them. I highlighted my favourites in case the wall of text is too much…
If there’s one category of products where I have a lot of high-end favourites, I think it’s lip products. Tom Ford, Chanel, Charlotte Tilbury, the Nars Lip Pencils,… There’s just something about a lipstick in a luxurious packaging to put in your bag for some touching up.
Which is exactly why I don’t want to take them with me on a trip, I don’t want risk losing them! The top drawer of my MUJI is off-limits when packing.
Fortunately, there are quite a few awesome budget friendly lip products out there. I’m not calling them dupes, because drugstore products can be brilliant on their own without being considered a shameless copy of a high-end product. So let’s call them alternatives, more affordable alternatives that give you the same result, maybe not the same packaging, but also not the same frustration if you were to lose them.
After my Kiko Haul things got a little less budget friendly in Milan… I’ve had Burberry Beauty on my mind since our trip to London, but I had already done enough damage there!
Still, I couldn’t forget about it. So when we were in Rinascente and my mother in law decided this would be a great time for my birthday present… I swiftly made my way to their Burberry counter!