Sunday, 19 February 2012

Topshop Makeup Haul

Good afternoon :)

I popped to my local Superdrug yesterday in the hope of getting one of the new Sleek Blush By 3 palettes but unfortunately the one I wanted wasn't in stock. They had all of the palettes except Lace so I left Superdrug empty handed. I certainly made up for this in Topshop though...



Topshop have some really good makeup in at the moment. I wanted everything! I managed to limit myself to 6 items setting me back £39.50, slightly (maybe a lot!) more than I intended to spend on makeup yesterday but never mind, I got some great things :)

I bought three nail polishes even though I really don't need any more, I must have almost 100 now! There were so many cute polishes I did well just choosing three really hehe. These are the first Topshop nail polishes I've tried and I'm really impressed. They are fast drying and are good quality. 


Topshop Nail Polishes in Flamingo Coral, Hypnotic and Adrenalin

I picked up Flamingo Coral and Adrenalin in the regular Topshop makeup packaging plus Hypnotic from the Sisters of the New Moon Collection. This bottle was the most expensive at £6.50 but I really like the design on the lid and the polish itself is really unusual. It has a silver base to it with very tiny shimmery silver particles and it has tints of green or purple depending on the light. It's really pretty. 


Topshop Nail Polish in Hypnotic

Flamingo Coral was the cheapest polish at £5 and it's a lovely peachy coral colour - perfect for the spring/summer.


Topshop Nail Polish in Flamingo Coral

Adrenalin is a gorgeous glitter polish containing small and large pieces of multi coloured glitter in a sheer pale pink base colour. This polish was £6.


Topshop Nail Polish in Adrenalin


Topshop Nail Polish in Flamingo Coral, Hypnotic and Adrenalin

Next I chose a cream blush in the shade Flush - a lovely pinky coral colour. This was £6 which I think is a great price for a cream blush. The texture of this product is really nice as it's so silky and blends really easily. This product also has great colour payoff.


Topshop Cream Blush in Flush

Topshop Cream Blush in Flush swatched on the left and blended on the right

I already own the Head Over Heels cream blush so thought I'd show a comparison as they are quite similar. As you can see Flush is more pinky coral but Head Over Heels is more on the orange end of coral. They are both beautiful shades though, I'm glad I have them both. 
 
L-R: Topshop Cream Blushes in Head Over Heels and Flush

Finally I chose a few lipsticks. I went for a lovely mid pink shade called Innocent and a coral shade called Ohh La La. 


 
These were £8 and are a velvet finish moisturising lipstick. I really like these lipsticks as they are both great colours and they aren't drying on the lips. 


Topshop Lipstick in Ohh La La and Innocent

I'd say Innocent is more pigmented than Ohh La La but I like that as Ohh La La is a bright colour which I'm not used to wearing so it's good that you can apply it quite sheerly but build it up for a more intense colour as well.



Topshop Lipstick in Innocent


Topshop Lipstick in Ohh La La

I think the nail polish in Flamingo Coral, Flush blush and Ohh La La lipstick will be a great combo for the summer so I'm looking forward to trying them all together.

Have you tried Topshop makeup? What are your favourite items?

Suzy
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  1. I really want some Topshop make up!!! I have heard such good things about it but I havent got anything from there yet! I have 'Ooh la la' on my wishlist! X

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    1. Ah you should definately get some :) It's a lovely lipstick, it was the first time I'd seen it yesterday and had to have it! x

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  2. I love this Haul!! That Adrenaline nail polish is beauty! and the Innocent lipstick is actually gorrrgeous!! I now have new items on my make-up wish list!!

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    1. Aww I'm glad you like it, I'm loving my new makeup :D xx

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  3. Great buys I want them all :D x

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    1. Hehe I love them, I still need more though ;) x

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  4. Oh, gosh, those nail varnishes look absolutely stunning! I recently bought flush myself and it works so nicely on fair skin :) xxx

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    1. They have so many great polishes, I need to get some more! Ah it's lovely, I really enjoyed wearing it when I went out last weekend xx

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  5. I love 'Innocent' lipstick, one of my favourite lipsticks. Love the colour of the blush too

    Stacey x

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