Tuesday, 13 May 2014

Spring Powders | MAC and Hourglass

I've picked out some of my current favourite powders for cheeks and eyes that I want to use more as the weather gets warmer! These are all neutral everyday shades and finishes that I've picked becuase of their ability to brighten and jzeush up the complexion!

MAC Mineralize Skinfinish in Lightscapade - a very light beige-white highlight for before you've got any summer tan - it's lovely and subtle and doesn't look too shimmery in sunlight as I sometimes find with Soft and Gentle.
Hourglass Ambient Lighting Powder in Luminous Light - a light-reflecting powder that can be worn as a highlight or all over for a healthy glow. 
MAC Blush in Well Dressed - such a popular shade, and for good reason(!) - a light rose pink blush with a satin finish which brightens light skintones.
MAC Blush in Dollymix - A far brighter shade of blush to give a slightly more intense colour - don't worry, it's very build-able, and not as scary as it looks in the pan.
Hourglass Ambient Lighting Blush in Luminous Flush - a pink-coral blush infused with the Ambient Lighting powder that gives a flushed pretty look.
MAC Eyeshadow in Naked Lunch - A super popular shade again, Naked Lunch is perfect all over the lid to brighten up your eyes.
MAC Eyeshadow in Quarry - My current favourite crease shade, Quarry is a greyish/purpley/brown/taupe without any shimmer.
MAC Eyeshadow in Handwritten - Handwritten is a rich chocolate brown in a matte squared formula, which makes it incredibly buttery to apply. 

My MAC neutral eyeshadow palette is pictured on my instagram here: instagram.com/thelittlekoala


  1. I love the look of these eye shadows! I only have one MAC eyeshadow (Sumptuous Olive) but all of these look gorgeous!


  2. The Hourglass blush looks incredible, almost too pretty to use :o) Xx

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  3. I love Naked Lunch! It is an amazing color! xx Rena Kiss and Make Up

  4. Just.. wow. The Hourglass blush looks amazing. / almeidas.se

  5. Your photography is great, and it's made me fall for the Hourglass blush even more. Boohoo bank balance! Fabulous blog honey! :)


  6. The hourglass powders are so dreamy! I really want to pick up dim light

    Allison from www.mercuteify.com


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