essence has been impressing us with their innovative, unique and high-quality beauty products. We’re not the only one’s taking notice, however, this €2 brow pencil is getting rave reviews.
From February 2018, the pocket friendly beauty brand stocked in pharmacies nationwide is back with a spring/summer 2018 update that taps into this year’s biggest makeup trends.
Glitter is BIG in beauty in 2018, and there’s an array of new products to help you master the look.
Start with ‘get your glitter on! glitter primer (€3.50), next up grab your ‘sili helpers’ (€1.90) a silicon tool to apply ‘your glitter on! loose glitters & pigments’ (€3.80), the
Glitter isn’t the only way to get the glow, however, there’s also holo wow! dewy lip shine (€3.50) which, when applied as a topper, gives any lipstick applied underneath a new dimension, the 3D dewy look stick (€4.40) that gives an instant “dewy” summer glow by emphasizing the cheekbones without any glitter or shimmer.
essence have also combined two trends, highlighting and mermaids, with their glow like a mermaid highlighter (€4.40) comprising of with six mermaid’s tail-inspired colours.
Those pastel colour correcting palettes made a comeback last year, and essence has a new one that will help you to achieve a flawless complexion: correct to perfect cc powder palette (€4.95).
essence mascaras have reached cult status and really do rival the most expensive brands out there. One of two new mascaras, the volume hero mascara power black (€3.80) is set to be your next hero mascara.
Before you apply it though, lash on their new volume booster lash primer (€3.50) enriched with mango butter.
There are two new primers in the range, the prime+studio HD HYDRA primer spray (€4.40) with coconut water, and for sweat-proof you better work! gym-proof primer designed to last during sporting activities and that protects the skin with an SPF of 20.
Also in the primer range is the I love effects eyeshadow base (€3.10) that intensifies the effect of the eyeshadow applied on top and prevents it from settling in the crease of the lid.
Once you’ve prepped, primed and applied makeup, finish with a spritz of the glow to go illuminating setting spray (Around €4.10) that sets the make-up in place and instantly creates a radiant look with its light-reflecting pigments.
Rescue a nail disaster with the fix it! nail glue (€3.10) that fixes torn nails and can be used for the application of artificial nails or nail art designs.
Finally, there’s a tropical, non-greasy hand mousse (nope we’ve never heard of a hand mousse either) enriched with monoi oil and aloe vera priced at €3.10.
Go forth and master 2018’s makeup trends.