I am a big fan of BareMinerals Mineral Foundation. I’ve used their Original Mineral Foundation for ages. I’ve also tried the Matte version (too chalky for me) and their now-discontinued Ready Foundation (which I didn’t like at all). When I heard about their latest launch: Bare Pro Performance Wear Powder Foundation, I really wanted to love it. Read on to see how they compare.
The perfect mascara: it’s is the holy grail of make-up, right? So hard to find, and I have set myself an extra challenge by trying to cut down the chemicals in my beauty products! I haven’t had much luck with natural mascaras in the past, so I wasn’t too optimistic about PHB Ethical Beauty Mascara. This All-In-One Natural Mascara has a lot of promises:
“It lengthens, thickens and volumises lashes with a gentle water-resistant formula that lasts all day without ever smudging or flaking. Made with a unique blend of botanical oils which nourish and protect, helping to lengthen and strengthen lashes naturally for beautiful eyes.”
So did it live up to this description?
As part of my quest to live a more sustainable life, I’m trying to replace my regular beauty products with more natural versions. Some are easier than others… I’m still looking for a great shampoo and conditioner for example! But I’ve struck gold with my latest buy: PHB Ethical Beauty Pressed Mineral Blusher.
I love make-up, and have done every since I was a teenager. I love nothing more than trying a new product, although I have curbed my addiction over the past few years as I’ve been trying to only buy natural products as much as possible (there is way less choice).
I’m not the only one to like make-up though – here’s Ava a few years ago, putting my blusher on her nose.
But if Ava needs some more application practice, Thea really needs some help!
Why is it that all your beauty products run out at once?
This week I have been spectacularly unlucky: over the past few days my day cream, primer and facial scrub have all run out, I’ve had to cut open my facial cleansing balm to get out the last few day’s worth, my night cream is feeling suspiciously light and my foundation is running very low too. Argh!
January is the worst time for this to happen, right?