Given the emergence of colour correction as a "trend" this year, as well as the colour correction how-to story or three most of us have written by now, this question from the Lipstick League should be unsurprising: Do you use colour correcting complexion products such as powders, primers or concealers? If so, what type do you use?
I rarely use colour correctors, actually. I might occasionally need a little hit of pale peach cream corrector if my under-eye circles are particularly blue-y, or I might use a full-coverage concealer such as the Tarte Rainforest of the Sea Aquacealer Concealer instead of my usual Laneige Cushion Concealer SPF 30. A full-coverage formula will cover any discolouration completely, and thus make colour corrector unnecessary. Time saved.
lipstick league links of the week
Olive & Ivy Marc Jacobs Beauty is totally underrated; Chelsea has yet to find a product from them that she doesn't love! Here are some of her fave releases from Marc Jacobs this season.
Phyrra Want a truly peachy eyeshadow palette that's not Limited Edition or filled with boring browns? Check out this DIY Makeup Geek Peach Palette and fall in love with these fun shades!
Prime Beauty has a great giveaway to perk up your makeup bag. She's giving away a $50 Sephora gift card as well as a prize package for the new movie Love and Friendship. Go enter now!
we heart this Do you like the ease of applying shadow with your fingers? Then the L'Oreal Colour Riche Mono eye shadows are for you! And even if you prefer a brush, the gel texture shouldn't be missed.
Beautygeeks regrets not trying this drugstore mascara sooner; she’s missed out on months and months of happy backseat action.
Beauty Junkies Unite Dilara loves this cold cream cleansing bar – that's right! A cold cream cleansing bar that's super gentle.
Blushing Noir Think you have a favourite highlighter? Check out the limited edition Pat McGrath Skinfetish 003 Pigments and get ready to have your mind blown.
Clumps of Mascara Seriously Sephora? A Minnie Mouse collection? Is this real life? It is!
EauMG Hey lovers of all things green beauty, Victoria's reviewed an all-natural perfume oil from LURK that's left her smelling like sunshine and fields of wildflowers!
Gouldylox Before and after photos are still some of Kelly's favourite things! You've got to see this before and after using MaskCara's new IIID Foundation!
My Beauty Bunny Eyebrow obsessed or indifferent, you've got to check out Chella for Brow and Lash Products That Will Change Your Life!
My Newest Addiction Laura has been trying the new Pur Cosmetics Fully Charged Magnetic Mascara; here she shares her thoughts!
Nouveau Cheap Looking for a fabulous new hand cream that's loaded with skin-loving ingredients, smells like heaven, and costs less than $6? Here you go.
(Wondering what the Lipstick League is? Find out here.)
Olive & Ivy is Currently Craving: Kevyn Aucoin Sculpting Powder. After seeing it used and recommended time and time again for a super-natural looking contour by some of her favourite fellow fair-skinned YouTubers and beauty bloggers, Chelsea thinks it’s time she finally bite the bullet!
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So, colour correctors. Do you use them regularly? Any particular type?