Sunday, April 5, 2015

Soap & Glory One Heck of a Blot


As a girl with combination/oily skin I need a good face powder to keep away the shine. I have used a lot of powders in my life and as someone who is very curious when it comes to new beauty products I decided to give this one a go. I bought this on my last trip to London in December, a trip where I picked up A LOT of make-up and fashion goodies. You can see the haul HERE.
I have never tried any products from Soap & Glory before. It’s a popular brand in the #bblogger community, but since we don’t have it in the Netherlands I have never used any of their products. I actually picked up two more Soap & Glory products:  the Supercat Liner, which I LOVE, and the Archery Brow Pencil that I still need to try, but I had high hopes for the Soap & Glory One Heck of a Blot Powder.

Let’s say it didn’t disappoint at all. It keeps my face matte all day and looks amazing on the skin. Some powders can make my foundation look a bit cakey, but this one doesn’t do that. I also like the fact that it’s transparent, because I am very pale and most face powders make me look more tan than I really am. This results in a slight colour difference between my face and the rest of my body and to be honest that is never a good look.
I just take a big powder brush and press the product on to my skin. I don’t like the sweeping motion, since this can move the concealer I just applied on my spots and acne scars and we don’t want that, do we? It’s also fragrance-free which I like A LOT.

I am very happy with this product! It does the job at keeping my shine at bay and it makes my face make-up look natural and matte. I will definitely pick up more Soap & Glory products when I am back in the UK!

Have you tried any Soap & Glory products before? What are your favourites?


17 comments:

  1. I've been debating whether or not to buy this powder for such a long time now but your review has one me over! I have pretty oily skin atm so this would be great x

    Blushhx

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    1. I would say it's the best powder I have used! Hopefully it works for you too :) X

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  2. I love the packaging of this! It sounds like a really good powder! Thanks for sharing!

    G.J - A Personal Style, Beauty & Lifestyle blog.

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  3. Lovely post! :)

    dianadblogging.blogspot.com

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  4. Great post! :)
    I love this powder, it's so great!

    Nikoleta, xoxo.



    http://nljuljduraj.blogspot.com/

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  5. oOo you make me want to try this powder and I love the branding inside of it!

    Tina
    www.justatinabit.com

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  6. This is my all time favourite setting powder, I think it's so incredible for keeping shine at bay but also looks so natural on the skin :)

    Elle
    www.theellenextdoor.com
    xx

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  7. I also have oily skin, I used product from KIKO which are for oily skin and without animal testing.
    Love Lynda
    http://fashion-petite.blogspot.com/

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    1. Ooh I will check that one out too! :) X

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  8. I have heard so many good things about this powder! I have a really shiny face so need to give it a go xx

    Magpie Jasmine | Zoeva Brush Set Giveaway

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    1. You should, it will sort out all your shine problems haha! X

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  9. This is my holy grail powder! I love it!!

    Batty4Beauty.com

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