The Top 10 Beauty Products To Buy This Weekend As Picked By Our Beauty Team And Bloggers

22 August 2014 by

                      GALLERY >> THE WEEKEND BEAUTY BUYS

1. Verso Travel Kit, £40

"Verso's [a target="_blank" href="http://www.cultbeauty.co.uk/verso-travel-kit.html%20">travel kit[/a] was a lifesaver whilst I was away at V festival. The foil packaged trio, which includes their foaming cleanser, day and night creams, is ideally sized to keep you going for a fortnight's trip. The gentle cleanser removes all traces of make-up, whilst the SPF 15 day cream is loaded with Retinol 8 and Vitamin B3 to improve skin's elasticity and boost collagen production. The night cream enhanced with oats and more Retinol 8 keeps skin soft and supple. Thankfully they're clearly numbered, so no matter how many Mojitos you have, you'll still be able to take off the day."

Jamila from [a target="_blank" href="http://www.blushlondon.co.uk">Blush London[/a]

2. Blink Brow Pen, £18

Blink has created this nifty pen for those of us who aren’t blessed with supermodel brows like Miss Delevingne. Create fuller looking brows using light brush strokes, filling in any gaps from the days when overly plucked brows were trendy.

3. Daniel Sandler Watercolour Fluid Blush in Joy, £15.50

“I love Daniel Sandler’s Watercolour Fluid Blushers - so easy to use, flattering shades and nourishing on the skin, giving that natural flush of colour. Daniel’s newest creation [a target="_blank" href="http://www.danielsandler.com/shop/watercolour-fluid-blusher-joy.html%20">Joy[/a] is a divine pink, suited all skin tones and even better, £5 from each bottle sold goes directly to Macmillan Cancer Support. Hurry though, only 300 bottles have been made and they’re selling fast.”

Sheenie from [a target="_blank" href="http://www.just-nice-things.co.uk/%20">Just Nice things[/a]

4. The Organic Pharmacy Gene Expression Lifting Serum, £190

The idea that genes can be altered through nutritional changes, stress, toxicity reduction and the use of powerful topical actives might not be as crazy as it sounds. Cue Gene Expression lifting [a target="_blank" href="http://www.selfridges.com/en/the-organic-pharmacy-gene-expression-serum-40ml_457-2000525-SCGES04000/%20">serum[/a], Organic Pharmacy’s latest addition which helps to combat the signs of ageing through your genes. The shimmering formula can even be mixed in with your foundation with a dewy look – magical!

5. JUKU Nails, £5.50

Cult Japanese brand [a target="_blank" href="https://marketplace.asos.com/boutique/jukunails">JUKU[/a] nails has made its debut on ASOS marketplace. A must-have for your next big event, the transparent adhesive allows you to mix various colour base combinations so you can unleash your creative side and get experimental!

6. YSL Fusion Ink Foundation, £30.50

If your tan has fully faded and the ‘I wear no make-up as I’m so glowing’ phase has officially run its course, then it’s time to treat yourself to a new foundation for autumn. We’re amazed by the longevity and weightlessness of the new YSL [a target="_blank" href="http://www.yslbeauty.co.uk/make-up/complexion/fusion-ink-foundation">Fusion Ink[/a], which gives great coverage without looking cakey and drying out your skin. 

8. Heyland & Whittle Rose Candle, £22

Set aside some time over the long weekend for relaxing on the sofa with a cup of tea, a good book and this aromatic [a target="_blank" href="http://www.johnlewis.com/heyland-whittle-rose-candle-220g/p1489324">rose candle[/a] to set the mood – dreamy.

9. Givenchy Dahlia Divin, from £45

If you’re not fully ready to make the transition from light, summer scents to heavier, winter fragrances fear not. Somewhere in between summer and winter comes this addictive new scent from Givenchy, full and fruity with floral jasmine and woody tones of Sandalwood.

10. MAC Veluxe Pearlfusion Shadow in Amberluxe, £30

We’re big fans of the new MAC shadow palettes but the [a target="_blank" href="http://www.maccosmetics.co.uk/product/shaded/13168/31977/New-Collections/Veluxe-Pearlfusion-Shadow/Eyes/Veluxe-Pearlfusion-Shadow-Amberluxe/index.tmpl%20">Amberluxe[/a] in particular has caught our eye with its shimmering, Autumnal shades. 

The silver lining to the sad but imminent end of summer fun is all the lovely autumn/winter beauty products we can re-vamp our make-up bags with. From rosy blushes for flushed cheeks, shimmering golds and bronzes for softly shadowed eyes and recovery treatments for wind beaten hair you're bound to find something to splurdge on in this weeks edit.


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