Monday, 29 July 2013

Kevyn Aucoin Replaces Monthly Favourites

Kevyn Aucoin - The Celestial Powder £34 | Space NK

Here you have it, my monthly favourites in the form of one product; Kevyn Aucoin - The Celestial Powder. I noticed it was coming to the end of the July, when bloggers unite and post their favourites from the month just passed. However there hasn't been anything different that I've overly enjoyed using this month to show in a post- apart from this beautiful highlighter.


For a girl who had never ventured into the world of highlighters before the hefty price tag seemed a little dramatic, but that can all be justified by the fact that I have no need to search and pay out for another as this powder is faultless. The packaging is sleek and luxurious which seems too pretty to keep hidden away in my make-up bag. Although the brush wouldn't be missed if replaced with a larger dose of product. 

Onto the highlighter itself, the colour in the pan is not overly shimmery; but a gorgeous champagne, apricot shade which transfers easily onto the skin to reveal a fine shimmer which reflects all flickers of light. The powder is extremely finely milled and is ultra soft and buttery to touch that a little goes a long way. To use this I dab a Real Techniques Contour Brush and sweep it lightly on the top of my cheekbones to leave a flawless glow for evenings and day-time. 

Have you tried this highligher or any other products from Kevyn Aucoin? Hopefully next month I will have a regular monthly favourites for you all! 

20 comments:

  1. The highlighter looks so gorgeous ! xx

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  2. When someone mentions Kevyn Aucoin one thing pops to mind: LUXURY, which is why I, barely managing on the student budget, haven't got any of the products, but oh my - would I not want to try them? Especially when you swatch the highlighter and it looks like this!

    Aggie
    http://lawyerlives.blogspot.com

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  3. This looks gorgeous! I need to give this a try! x

    www.madeinmarylebone.me | A his & hers blog entailing adventure of food, fashion & London lifestyle

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  4. I'm looking for a good highlighter, this one looks fabulous! I'll add it to my wish list :) xx


    Trial and Error Beauty

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  5. the colour of this looks gorgeous and it's not too over the top either which seems to happen with a lot of highlighters! I've never actually tried or even heard of Kevyn Aucoin before but I'll keep a look out now :)
    zara
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    lavieenrose-xo

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  6. I couldn't help myself after you left that post on my blog about this. I really think I should be allowed to send you the bit ha. Lovely blog xx

    http://skinperfecting.blogspot.co.uk/

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  7. Haha i've never seen a monthly favouites post which is jut one item! Good idea:)

    charlottehavs.blgogspot.co.uk

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  8. Kevyn Aucoin is such a tempting brand, all their products look so nice. This looks so pretty! xx

    http://ferdies-place.blogspot.co.uk/

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  9. This looks absolutely stunning! I love your photographs on your blog :) xxx

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  10. OMG it's beautiful.... I seriously need one of these in my life! xx

    Gemma | ♥ Miss Makeup Magpie ♥

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  11. Oh my god that looks gorgeous!!
    http://bleedinginwardly.blogspot.com/

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  12. would love to try this and the KA contouring powder!

    beautyandtheb1.blogspot.co.uk

    B xx

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    1. I want to try that as well xx

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  13. haven't tried one but this sure does sound great! thanks for sharing :)

    wishuponasmile.blogspot.com

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  14. Haha great idea for a post hun! :) This looks so gorgeous! I like that it seems quite settle and not too shimmery! I will definitely have to pick it up at some point! <3

    Andrea | RosyChicc

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  15. I am so sad that I don't have a Space NK nearby (although my bank balance is certainly pleased!) This highlighter looks gorgeous!

    I've also nominated you for the Liebster Award! All the details are on my blog :) www.ceejayell.blogspot.co.uk

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    1. Haha, neither do I! I just order a load from the website. Thank you I shall have a look x

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  16. oh wow, that looks gorgeous! I've never tried their products but i might do so now. x


    lilacbeam,blogspot.com

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