Tag Archives: balm

Non-Silly Face Glow: The Extra Illuminating Moisture Balm

One for when your face lacks any sort of radiance and resembles an arid, dusty moonscape (“there’s no life on this planet, Captain!”): Bobbi Brown’s Extra Illuminating Moisture Balm. This hydrating, subtly pearlescent cream gives a nice, even glow that makes foundation look juicier and bare skin realistically dewy. It’s non-greasy and – surprisingly – […]

Estee Lauder Wake Up Balm: The All-Round One-Step Face-Fixer

Yes, Estee Lauder Revitalizing Supreme + Global Anti-Aging Wake Up Balm, you have permission to get aboard my face. And stay there. I have to admit I was sceptical about you (you’re not a makeup product – how much “waking up” can you truly perform on my child-scaring morning visage?) but you’ve properly saved my complexion on dozens of different occasions and are […]

Nudestix gel colour lip and cheek balm

 I adore the texture and convenience of the new Nudestix gel lip and cheek balms. Crayon style application with a soft rounded nib which provides a balmy coat of gel textured shine suitable for the lip or cheek. For the lips they feel super moisturising and fresh with a really good pigment pay-off. For the […]