OUR BEAUTY EDITOR DISCOVERS A NEW APPRECIATION OF GOLD, SHIMMER AND ALL THAT SPARKLES WITH EYE-CATCHING PARTY LOOKS
so here’s the thing: you get women who love plenty of glitter and shine in their make-up, and then you get those who would rather keep the sparkle limited to their jewellery. I’m definitely the latter. For me, there is something very sophisticated about a non-shiny lipstick or a matte eye shadow. Even when I was younger, sparkles were never quite my thing. Glitter still upsets me because it never quite comes off.
Make-up is supposed to be fun – I get it. Which is why I decided to take home a few shimmery products and experiment with several looks, using my own application methods in order to tone things down a little for this matte girl. As I got home and started unpacking the goodies, I was taken aback by how beautiful they looked in their packaging and I started thinking to myself how delightful it would be if I were actually that girl who likes sparkles. Oh, the fun I would have! So I started playing around, and guess what? I discovered some gems…
ESSENCE NAIL ART TWINS RELOADED GLITTER TOPPER IN 01 BELLA, R20.