Friday, 28 November 2014

Festively Bronzed - Soap & Glory Wonderbronze



This was definitely one of those, 'I'm here buying Christmas presents so I'll pick something up for myself' kind of purchases. As far as I'm aware of, you can't buy Soap & Glory products in Finland, so I thought I'd have a little browse of the cosmetic stand whilst I was in my local Boots. As soon as I clapped eyes on this beauty, I knew it was coming home with me. 

I'm a serious magpie when it comes to all things sparkly and this shimmery, bronzer/blusher brick was no exception. The shade is Sundaze and if I can remember correctly, there were a couple of other similar products on the Soap & Glory shelf too. This, however, is right up my street. There are five separate shades which make up this bronzer/blusher. I've swatched them individually and also blended them together to show you what you can get from this gorgeous product.



There's everything from a pale, off white shade to a deep coppery bronze. Is it just me, or does anyone else think that these shades would also double us as seriously beautiful, shimmery eye shadows? Blended together, the outcome is flawless. I absolutely love it. It's shimmery, but not overly so and gives you the perfect, sun-kissed, bronzed goddess glow without you looking like you've been in a fight with a bag of soil and a pot of glitter. It's b.e.a.u.tiful and I can guarantee that I'll be rocking this right through the festive season. 

I don't even need to really mention the packaging. It has the usual Soap & Glory retro vibe to it as well as being a sturdy little package with a generous-sized mirror inside too.

Here's the Wonderbronze on my face... and I'll make a note of the other products too, because I'm good to you!



- MAC Prep&Prime Skin Base Visage

- MAC Mineralize Foundation in NW25

- YSL Touche Eclat No.2

- Bobbi Brown Sheer Finish Pressed Powder in Soft Sand (5)

- Soap & Glory Wonderbronze Blush Brick in Sundaze

- Inglot Freedom System Eye Shadow Palette - The brown and gold/cream shades

- Maybelline Crayonbrow. (I don't have a shade or anything for this as I picked it up in Vietnam.)

- Makeup Revolution Awesome Double Flick Liquid Eyeliner

- Clinique High Impact Extreme Volume Mascara in Extreme Black

- Benefit BADgal Waterproof Eyeliner pencil in Black

- Makeup Revolution Liphug Lipstick in To Get Lucky

What are your thoughts, have you tried the Wonderbronze bronzer/blusher? Make sure you pop over to the Boots website to find out more and if you hurry, you can bag yourself a free gift when you spend £12 or more on Soap & Glory products. (No, this isn't a sponsored post, I just know we're all sucker for a makeup bargain here! - So what are you waiting for?)
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12 comments

  1. Beautiful bronzer. Love the sheeny finish and how natural it looks on you. X

    Renata | Speaking Beauty UK

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    1. Thanks Renata. It looks a bit funky in the pan but it's such a lovely, natural finish. I'm a huge fan! xxx

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  2. This looks stunning on you and I like the way it adds a nice glow. It's also great that you can use them as separate shades if you wanted to x

    Beauty with charm

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    1. Thank you Alina. I'm definitely going to be doubling some of these shades up as eye shadows. I love a good multi-tasking product! xxx

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  3. My sister has this, and I love the glow finish it has.

    vvnightingale.blogspot.co.uk

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    1. It's great isn't it?! Huge fan xxx

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  4. I love the glow this gives you, I was looking at their pink toned one too which also looks lovely x

    tmzn loves | beauty blog

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    1. I did see that there were a few similar Soap & Glory products but I just zoned right in on this one. I wish I'd sampled the others though - maybe next time ;) xxx

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  5. I love the finish and you look so beautiful! It gives such a flawless result :)

    Jemma xx
    www.dorkface.co.uk

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    1. Aww, thanks Jemma :) I absolutely love this product, the finish is stunning xxx

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