Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick in Nectar

Posted by Lipglossiping On June - 21 - 2010

My StrawberryNet order arrived on Saturday, super fast shipping from Hong Kong… incredibly fast actually, took about 2 days.

Anyway, here’s my first Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick…

Nectar…

Isn’t she lovely?

I’m pale enough to pull this one off as a blush if I wanted… it might be a bit frosty for that, I think it’s a product I need to experiment with before I work out how best to put it to use.

The texture is pretty smooth and the shimmer although very obvious, isn’t too chunky.  I’m pleased with my £16 bargain!

Next on my ‘play with’ list is Rose – can you see me?  I’m doing a happy makeup dance!


12 Responses to “Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick in Nectar”

  1. Sheila says:

    I love how its pigmented enough to use as a blush. I’ve been lemming all of the BB shimmer bricks but they all turn out just all shimmer and nearly no colour on me so I’ve been passing… until this one =D

  2. Arianna says:

    I think this product is amazing! It’s in my wishlist since so long! =D
    thanks for swatching it!

    xx

  3. Sarah says:

    thats lovely! i just hate shimmer, but i love the colours, can i buy it and have it on display?? xxx

  4. Rae says:

    Eeee! These shades (err, this shade?) look(s) amazing. *films your happy makeup dance and posts it on vimeo*

  5. Yay! I can’t wait to get mine!!

  6. Redtiger21 says:

    Yes, yes, yes!! Pretty! 16 quid is such a good price too

  7. Ciambella says:

    Ahhh, I got it! Now I know I won’t be able to pull it off as a blush like you, but the word on MakeupAlley is that it looks gorgeous on Asian skin and that is what I have. Plus, the glow in your pictures–and the price on StrawberryNet!–I couldn’t resist. T_T Thanks for sharing your impressions!

  8. Julia says:

    Very delicate shades…so sweet! :) A similar one that caught my eye is the tuxedo one by Clinique…um I think that’s what its called…

  9. sami says:

    i got both of them when i saw the sale on strawberry net! can’t wait to receive it!

  10. Tina says:

    Hi…i kind of question whether its real..mine arrived today..and i compared the box to my bro’s gf’s shimmer brick and there is quite a diff…the box itself is different…eg the ‘button’ is meant to be grainy but is smooth on the one from strawberrynet…and the hinge is diff..and the sticker says assembled in italy instead of made in italy..the product looks the same though..so either bb has changed packaging..or they are making pretty good rip offs…

  11. Roseanne says:

    I absolutely love the swatch of the nectarr! I recently did a review on the one in rose http://roseannebeauty.onsugar.com/Bobbi-Brown-Shimmer-Brick-Review-12337803 might want to add that to your stash as well 😀 Nectar looks like such a perfect peach!

  12. […] FREE!  It only takes about 10 working days in an ideal situation for a purchase to arrive.  Even Charlotte commended their speediness here at this link when she bought her Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick at half […]

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

Red Lipped Readers – Part Four!

Time for the next round featuring all the wonderful red lips you ladies have been rocking! 1. Abbie from AbbieBabby is looking lovely in Rimmel’s …

Pink Week at Lipglossiping - Victoria Moore Collection

Next up doing their bit for Breast Cancer Awareness Month is… What is it? Luxury natural beauty line Victoria Moore are donating from sales of …

New Brand Alert: Carolyn K London Nail Paint exclusively at Powder Rooms!

I’m feeling a bit Autumnal today thanks to these pretties from new nail polish brand on the block, Carolyn K.  Borne from the creative mind …

Lanolips Herbal Treatment Body Oil? Oil have some of that fnarr fnarr!

Having spent the afternoon skirting around the possibility of knuckling down and doing some actual work, I was indulging in one of my favourite evening …

MakeUp4All Fall 2011 Online Beauty Mag is Live!

Very exciting stuff as always! Marina emailed last night to let me know that the new issue of MakeUp4All Online Beauty Magazine is now live! …

Daniel Sandler Invisible Radiance Foundation and Concealer in Porcelain

Invisibility.  Now there’s a superhero trait I wouldn’t mind playing with for a couple of days.  The places you could go, the pranks you could …

January Essentials - Bargain Brushes at Boots

Ruby & Millie make some decent brushes at reasonable prices, and this one is my favourite.  It’s great for gel eyeliners and brow powders… firm …

Beauty Blog Link Love - 17/01/2011

Jellyminx introduces some Spring colours to get over the Winter blues in her latest look. At Beauty Reflections, Tracy tests the redness reducing power of …

The Lipstick League - Week of 20.5.13

Question of the Week – Before we officially head into Summer 2013, tell us: What was your favorite new beauty product of Spring 2013, and …

Heat Seeking Tootsies! Cold feet solutions for cold weather...

You may or may not know this about me… but I suffer from Raynaud’s syndrome which basically means that you wouldn’t want to share a …

POPULAR

CLOSED: Competition Time: Givenchy Very Irresistible L'eau en Rose Perfume!

Want to really spoil Mum this Mother’s Day?  Or perhaps you just want to spoil yourself?  It’s ok… I won’t judge… there are plenty of …

CLOSED - Win it! The Body Shop Expert Brush Collection

I don’t know about you, but I woke up this morning with a distinct “Hello Monday morning, I’ve been expecting you…” kinda feeling.  Maybe it’s …

Win a gorgeous "glow" trio with prizes from Urban Decay, New CID, & Arbonne!

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED! WINNER IS: “IZABELLA” (COMMENT #96045) – WINNER HAS BEEN EMAILED!   It’s still January, the MET office have just issued yet another …

Hello? Is this thing on?

Phew, that was a little unexpected. For those of you who haven’t had the misfortune of reading my hand-wringing tweets and woe-ridden facebook updates, let …

Big savings on French Pharmacy brands, win my Escentual.com top picks!

I’m of the firm opinion that for the money, French pharmacy brands offer some of the best solutions for diffcult skin-types. Escentual.com have long been …

Win it! 3 EcoTools Bamboo Bronzer Brushes to win!

I’ve written about these before, you know I love them, I want you to love them too! So why not have a go at winning …

FOTD Busting out of the comfort zone!

You may recall my bitter moans last week about how when presented with a rare opportunity to spend an indecent amount of time playing with …

Avoid the brush off with Oral-B Pro-Expert

There’s a new toothpaste in town. It’s lean, mean and err not very minty as it happens.  Featuring the revolutionary bacteria-busting ingredient Stabilised Stannous Flouride, …

Dear Obesity...

We have been together for over 20 years, our lives so entwined that I’ve never been sure how to live without you.  I would like …

Urban Decay The Black Palette - Photos & Swatches

The soon-to-be-released Black Palette from US eyeshadow maestro’s Urban Decay is an altogether darker affair than the recent Naked set… The Black Palette includes 6, …

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads