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August Favorites – The Magnificence Look Guide

August Beauty Favorites

Rounding up my August favorites this month! I’ve a mixture of make-up, skincare, perfume, physique care and equipment I’ve been loving.

Givenchy Magnificence

Givenchy Beauty loves Prisme Libre

I’ve slowly been making an attempt extra from Givenchy and need to say I’m obsessed. I believe the Prisme Libre Concealer is among the greatest concealers I’ve tried. I put on Shade C305 within the concealer and it’s creamy, straightforward to mix, has nice protection, doesn’t crease or cake. Love that it has the proper consistency – not too creamy however not too matte.

The Prisme Libre Free Setting Powder can be pure love. It units basis/concealer so properly with a pure blurred impact. Primarily based on the colour descriptions I first tried 4 Mousseline Acidulee for medium pores and skin tones which has inexperienced and lilac powders for shade correcting. I’ve additionally tried 3 Voile Rose (a bit gentle, however I could make it work) and 5 Popeline Mimosa (a bit too darkish). I nonetheless assume Shade 4 is one of the best for me though I don’t really want the inexperienced and purple tones to paint appropriate. I actually want they might make a medium shade with out the colour correctors.

Most not too long ago I attempted the Prisme Libre Pores and skin-Caring Glow Basis. I lastly discovered my match within the shade N280. Love this formulation for the pure glow and medium protection.

No 1 de Chanel Skin Enhancers

For a glow complexion enhancer the No 1 de Chanel Pores and skin Enhancers from Chanel arms down was my favourite (Unique to Chanel and Ulta Magnificence). Full assessment right here. For a extra inexpensive various (however with out skincare) I nonetheless suggest the Elf Halo Glow Liquid Filter (I put on Shade 3 or 4) for an throughout pure glow booster.

Lip Favorites

This month’s lip favorites are primarily repeats. The YSL Sweet Glaze Lip Gloss Sticks in 13 Flashing Rose and 15 Showcasing Nude have been in rotation virtually day by day. Evaluate + swatches right here.

YSL Candy Glaze

I nonetheless attain for the Dior Addict Lip Maximizers in 14 Shimmer Macadamia (under left) and 038 Rose Nude often (under proper). Evaluate + swatches of extra shades right here.

Dior Lip Maximizers Shimmer Macadamia and Rose Nude

The Chanel Longwear Lip Pencils lastly got here again in inventory! The shades Rose Naturel + Nude Brun are one of the best ones for my part for neutrals.

Chanel Lip Liners

Within the matte lip/liquid lip world I attempted a few of the Lisa Eldridge Velveteen Liquid Lip Color and was utterly blown away! I’m often not a fan of liquid lips/matte lip formulation, however this one from Lisa Eldridge has probably the most snug liquid lip texture that I’ve ever tried. It has a pleasant dry down that doesn’t shrink or dry out the lips. Colours are very flattering and lasting energy is spectacular. I’ve not performed a weblog publish on these however you may see them in motion HERE on reels.

Under sporting Fawn

Lisa Eldridge Velveteen Liquid Lip in Fawn

In motion under


Eye Make-up Favorites

The Natasha Denona I Want a Nude Palette is arms down one of the best palette this month if not this yr. I like the neutral-warm tones, pigment, shade payoff and high quality. Nonetheless in inventory at Ulta Magnificence, when you’re a Sephora shopper you may join alerts when it restocks there.

Natasha Denona I Need a Nude Eyeshadow Palette swatches

Natasha Denona I Need a Nude Eyeshadow Palette look

Hand Care

Diptyque Velvet Hand Lotion

For hand care I’ve been an enormous fan of the Diptyque Softening Hand Wash and the Velvet Hand Lotion. We’ve got mutiples of those in our house, I simply began utilizing the Velvet Hand Lotion once more and it’s pure love.

In my bag I carry the Chanel Le Elevate La Crème Most important which I like for hydration and smoothing.

For the nails I nonetheless swear by the OPI Cuticle Oil for an inexpensive possibility. I’ve been actually considering making an attempt the Dior Huile Abricot which seems to be prefer it might need been reformulated not too long ago.

Skincare Loves

La Mer Skin Favorites Moisturizing Soft Cream, Concentrate, Eye Concentrate

Not a lot has modified in my skincare routine currently. I nonetheless have my standard go-to’s in rotation however I’ve been actually loving the La Mer Mushy Moisturizing Cream, The Focus, The Eye Focus and the Remedy Lotion Hydrating Sheet Masks.

Perfume Favorites

Diptyque L’Eau Papier

Though fall is approaching it nonetheless feels very very like summer season and my prime 3 scents for August had been Diptyque L’Eau Papier and Phlur Lacking Particular person for skin-like scents and Phlur Father Determine for a lush fig. For date nights or one thing extra subtle and dressy I like Creed’s Aventus for Her.

Phlur Missing Person Perfume

Phlur Father Figure Perfume

Creed Aventus for Her

Purse Necessities

Handbag Essentials

I rotate my purses often primarily based on outfits however I at all times maintain a hair clip (love those from Emi Jay), blotting papers, journey fragrance, and at the least a pair lip balms inside. The Dior Blotting Papers have been a lifesaver on this climate. My favourite lip balms are the squeeze tube or click on up fashion format. I additionally swear by the R&Co Dart Stick for flyaways.

Bag Particulars



Hair Care Loves

Kerastase Nutritive Hair Care Line

I’ve been a die-hard Oribe fan for the longest time. I maintain going again to the the Gold Lust line for the Shampoo and Conditioner. I do like to modify it up although relying on my hair wants and simply began utilizing the Kerastase Nutritive Line and my hair seems to be so a lot better and feels superb. I are likely to neglect within the sizzling summer season months my hair tends to get dried out from the solar, warmth and pool. They’ve totally different choices relying on hair kind (ie high quality or thick) however I’ve been loving the Bain Satin Shampoo for Positive to Medium Hair + Hydrating Conditioner. They’re hydrating however rinse nicely so that they don’t depart a heavy movie on the hair.

The most important recreation changers for me although are the Warmth Protectant Styling Cream and Warmth Defending Depart-In Spray. Each are nice leave-in merchandise that assist hydrate and scale back frizz with out being too heavy.

If I needed to decide one I actually love the Warmth Protectant Styling Cream (greatest for medium hair). You probably have Positive to Medium Hair you would possibly wish to attempt the Depart-In Spray.

Mini Pouch

Stoney Clover Mini Pouch

Final however not least is a brand new mini pouch. I ordered one of many the Stoney Clover Mini Pouches (out there at Revolve, Saks, Stoney Clover). It’s fairly spendy for a small pouch however I like the dimensions and form. There are many different choices with a stable nylon materials, patterened nylon, nylon + clear. On the Stoney Clover web site you may customise your individual with totally different patches which is cute. I do assume with the fabric it will get soiled simply because it’s cloth however I like the dimensions and construction.

Stoney Clover is having a reasonably good Labor Day Sale this weekend with 40% off a variety of objects. My clear pouch is included within the sale.

Different pouches on sale for LABOR DAY


The mini one I’ve in motion under


That wraps up my August Favorites! Would love to listen to about your favorites this month!



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