Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Annabelle Minerals & Lip Plumping Gloss The Way 2 Go for Summer!

I'm generally not a fan of mineral makeup ill be honest although recently I've been pleasantly surprised with the quality of mineral makeup. Annabelle Cosmetics Minerals line is no exception.

The foundation covered and evened out my skin which I didn't think it would. I still used my regular concealer under my eyes but only the minerals on the rest of my face and it worked really well.

The blush and bronzer are pigmented yet soft so its easy to use and nothing to be afraid of lol.
The Lip Plumping glosses have a great texture to them however the pale pink one is super sheer and doesn't show too much on me. They were a little hard to squeeze out of the tube but I'm told there is new packaging on its way to make this easier.

The Pigment dust was swept on with a fluffy brush for a light application since I didn't want to be SO matchy with my green outfit but the beauty about these pigments is that with a denser brush the shade could be quite vibrant which adds versatility.

I decided to do a FOTD using my Annabelle & Marcelle key items.
Here's what I used (with the exception of the dark pink gloss)



Face:
Annabelle Barely Beige Minerals Foundation($12.50)
Annabelle Minerals Powder Bronzer inTerra($10.50)
Annabelle Minerals Powder Blush in Au Natural($10.50)

Eyes:
Annabelle Minerals Pigment Dust in Eco Chic ($8.50)
Mac Shroom Eyeshadow on brow bone
Annabelle Smudgeliner in Rich Chocolate (Reviewed here)
Marcelle Volume Precision Mascara (Reviewed here)

Lips:
Annabelle Volume Lip Pluming Gloss in Sweet Tweet ($8.50) (Cherryoke also shown in pic)

Annabelle continues to impress me with each new launch of products. Some have turned into daily wears for me which is cuz I'm a pretty simple girl in terms of daily makeup. These products were light and did the job. A great choice for summer when wearing heavy liquid foundation isn't an option.


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

Arianne on May 4, 2010 at 12:47 PM said...

Pretty look! That mascara is really working for ya. ;)

Make-up Junkie on May 4, 2010 at 2:29 PM said...

Beautiful FOTD! Products look gorgeous on you!

Crystal on May 4, 2010 at 3:16 PM said...

That mascara looks really good :) and I love Annabelle products, they are definitely high quality for drugstore stuff.

MUA on May 5, 2010 at 7:18 AM said...

I am a huge fan of their products. The mineral foundation is indeed impressive. I haven't tried the gloss yet but the Marcelle mascar is my HG

Nice make up and great review !

Caro xxx

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