Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Smink (Mineral Makeup) you very much! FOTD

Mineral makeup is taking the cosmetic world by storm. Even though its thought of to be a new form of makeup its actually been around for 30 years. Unlike traditional products, mineral makeup, which is based on a hypoallergenic loose powder that naturally nourishes the skin, contains no perfumes, talc, alcohol, dyes, mineral oil or preservatives.

Other great benefits of mineral makeup are that its fabulous for people with sensitive skin and those tat suffer from acne, allergies, dryness and clogged pores because mineral makeup is generally healthier for the skin as it doesn't contain harsh chemicals.

So for my FOTD I have used some mineral shadows, blush & gloss from Tval skincare's mineral makeup line called Smink.



On the eyes I used Winterton shadow ($6 Cdn) which is a beautiful shimmer white all the way up to the brow bone and then layered Puffin which is a deep purple shade on the lid. When mixed together the outcome was so pretty.


On the cheeks I used Blushing Bakeapple Blush ($12 Cdn) which has got to be one of my favs. I love the peach tone and the pigmentation is really nice.


On the lips I chose Sooky which is a peach shade that has flecks of gold in it. Perfect for summer. The smell of the glosses is yummy this one a bit like candy and Brazen Hussy smells like mint.



Their glosses ($12 Cnd) come in 2 forms, in tubes and in pots and not only smell wonderful but are non sticky and highly pigmented.

So far I've been really impressed with the Smink mineral makeup line. I don't generally like loose powders as they go everywhere so Ive just cut off half the sticker that covers the sifter holes so I don't let too much out at one time and that solved the problem.

The line carries a wide range of shadow colors and although small a little goes a long way so I can see these lasting a long long time.


Check out Tval Skincare's website for more information on the line and where to purchase.

* These products were sent by Tval Skincare for consideration however all reviews are based on my honest opinions.
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4 comments:

Make-up Junkie on April 21, 2010 at 11:50 AM said...

great review and pretty FOTD! LOVE Puffin' and Blushing Baked Apple too! Glosses are nice as well. Still have to do my review! lol

Arianne (Glitter Geek) on April 21, 2010 at 3:10 PM said...

So pretty! I love that blush, so gorgeous!

Laura Beth on April 22, 2010 at 2:45 AM said...

I like sooky!

I'm having a contest on my blog is you're interested :)

makeuponmind.blogspot

xox Laura Beth

Musicalhouses on April 22, 2010 at 7:05 AM said...

Puffin looks really pretty! Great swatches :)

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