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  • HAD TO HAVE IT | Stila’s Gerbera

    I don’t know about you all, but I am a sucker for a pinky peach blush. And yes, let’s acknowledge there is difference between peachy pink, and pinky peach ;-). Stila’s Convertible Color Dual Lip and Cheek Cream is something I had passed by in the shops for years, but only recently was I truly tempted to pick it up, in fact I had to have it, thanks to some lovely bloggers/YouTubers I follow {I am talking to you Lily, Anna and Alix!

    I picked up Gerbera as it seemed to be the colour I just couldn’t stop obsessively swatching on my hand. It was the perfect blend of pink laced with peach and imparted such a gorgeous glow with out any shimmer. I love the idea that this cream blush doesn’t instantly go chalky and powdery like so many do. I prefer to pat this on with a synthetic brush like the Real Techniques Expert Face or Contour brush, but it also blends beautifully with a few pats of the tips of your fingers.

    Gerbera adds just the perfect amount of innocent colour paired with a touch of bronzer for that gorgeous sun kissed youthful look. It is most definitely a successful purchase in my mind and the fact that it could be used on the lips in a pinch (I’d toss on some clear gloss too for some added moisture) makes it super handbag and travel friendly!

    I picked mine up from my local Shoppers Drug Mart for $33 CND, but it can be found on StilaCosmetics.com and Sephora.com 

    What was your latest Had to Have It purchase? Have you been influenced into any amazing beauty buys lately thanks to bloggers or YouTubers?


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