Drug Store Haul

One of my favourite things to do is to wonder the make up aisles in Boots. I could happily spend hours doing this.

This is what I picked up on my latest visit –image

I wanted some new pressed powder as my Mac Prolong wear was running low. There was a 3 for 2 offer on Bourjois so got their healthy balance Matt 10 hour powder in shade 53 light beige.

I have worn this for a few days now and I am really surprised how much I love it. I actually prefer it to the Mac powder and it’s half the cost!image

It does not come with an applicator but I have a pack of pressed powder applicators anyway which I get from Primark. I prefer to apply my powder by pressing it onto the skin rather than applying with a brush as I am prone to a shiny T-zone so I find pressing the powder on gives me a longer matt finish.

This powder gives me a flawless finish and really does last. I put it to the test yesterday. It was on my face for 12 hours and I was outside most of the day in the heat.

I didn’t  need to re-apply through the day, it really did last.

If you do want to re-apply it has a mirror in the compact which is always handy. So I will definitely be purchasing this agin I love it ❤️

I also picked up 2 liquid lipsticks both of which are Matt.

These are my first Matt lipsticks. I have not purchased before because I am not keen on having dry lips and thought these would feel dry.

Well I was wrong. Both are surprisingly, very creamy and not drying at all.

The first is a Rouge Edition Soufflé de Velvet in shade 03 VIPeach. It’s a lovely summer colour.

The other is Rouge Edition Velvet in shade 10 Don’t pink of it. This is a pretty pinky nude shade.

These really last too. I do have to re-apply a few times through the day but I really really like them 💋image

Lastly, I picked up some of my fave concealer. Collection lasting perfection in shade 2 cool medium. I love, love, LOVE this concealer and it’s amazing value for money.image

Thanks for reading

Handbag Girl xxxx

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