Tuesday, 20 August 2013

Bargain Buy: Vivo Shimmer Block Blusher and Shimmer Block Bronzer


I love blushers and bronzers and I probably own far too many of them :) The newest additions to my little collection are from a very affordable brand -Vivo. If you shop in Tesco, you are probably familiar with their makeup range. The Shimmer Block Bronzer* and Shimmer Block Blusher* cost  only £3.99 each, but I am pleasantly  surprised with their quality.

The Shimmer Block Blusher reminds me of Nars Orgasm, but is is much more pigmented and lasts longer on my cheeks (6h+). It is a gorgeous peachy shade with a lot of shimmer (no glitter-don't worry) and you can mix all the colours together, or use each one individually. Overall, it is absolutely beautiful!

The Shimmer Block Bronzer is equally nice and adds a natural looking glow to my face. It is very subtle and it would look lovely on pale and medium skin tones.

Both formulas are easy to blend, with minimal fallout and add a healthy glow to dull skin. If you have clear skin, you will love them, but if your pores are enlarged, or you suffer from breakouts, the shimmer will exaggerate it.

Vivo Shimmer Block Blusher and Shimmer Block Bronzer are available from www.vivocosmetics.co.uk and Tesco stores.

L-R: Vivo Shimmer Block Blusher, Vivo Shimmer Block Bronzer
L-R:  Vivo Shimmer Block Bronzer, Vivo Shimmer Block Blusher

*PR samples

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12 comments:

  1. I wanted to get these + Vivo palette for ages now and I recently went to my Tesco Extra just for these things and I've found out that they no longer stock Vivo. Very very annoying because I don't want to pay for postage - it'll be more expensive than the product itself! :( X

    Mademoiselle-Lala.com

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    1. They have a flash sale with free shipping on right now, if that's any help. x

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  2. Oh wow they look really pretty :) Really nicely pigmented!

    Georgina
    www.makeup-pixi3.com

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  3. Ive never heard of this brand but they look really nice! id even use them as eyeshadows individually because the colours are so pretty :)

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    Frankie xXx

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  4. Wow they look amazing! Can't believe how good they look for the price. Bargain!!

    Nicky
    zeeblikesit.blogspot.com
    xx

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  5. Wow, the pigmentation of these look amazing especially for the price!! I can see how they would light up the complexion :)

    ♥Cassie
    thriftthick.blogspot.com

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  6. They look great & very pigmented!

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  7. Love the block bronser, very much , btw I found the picture. should I send them?

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  8. These are such lovely shades! I'm going to have to grab these when I do my food shop!

    Leanne @ Leanne-Marie | Beauty, fashion & lifestyle. x x

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