FOTD: Stila Living The Life In Laguna Beach Girl Palette

Posted by Lipglossiping On November - 10 - 2011

This limited edition Living The Life in Laguna* palette from Stila landed on my desk the other day and once I peeked inside, I knew I had to make it the focus of my makeup that evening.  The darker shades are so rich and Autumnal, I was instantly sold.

The collectible palette is one of a series of five from the US brand.  It’s a little bigger than an iPhone and made of sturdy cardboard.  It contains a (slightly too small) mirror, four eye colours, a cheek colour and a highlighter.

All the eye shades included are shimmery and can be worn both wet or dry.  The cheek shades both contain a fairly subtle shimmer that makes them suitable for both day or evening wear.  I absolutely adore the bottom right shade (of the four eye ones) – a rich, chocolatey brown with copper shimmer, it’s exquisite for green eyes.


Each palette in the Beach Girl series comes with a helpful set of instructions on a possible method of application.  I followed Stila’s instructions to the letter for this palette which created the following look…

I adore this little palette, even more so when I checked the press information and discovered that the price is set at a mere £10.00 – bargain.  If you want some real bang for your buck in an easy-to-wear palette that provides not only a complete ‘look’ but also a range of shades you’ll mix and match time and time again, look no further.

Stila Living The Life in Laguna Beach Girl Palette is priced at £10.00 and available to buy online from BeautyBay.com

* press sample

 


11 Responses to “FOTD: Stila Living The Life In Laguna Beach Girl Palette”

  1. Pandora says:

    This is just lovely and you look gorgeous in these colours! I have a photo of myself standing outside that Laguna Beach lifeguard hut which means I must get this palette ;)

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  2. Jamilla says:

    These colours look lovely against your creamy complexion!

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  3. I absolutely love this one! And it looks gorgeous on your eyes x

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  4. Julia says:

    What lipstick are you wearing? It’s so pretty…

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  5. look lovely….:)

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  6. NeenaJ says:

    Two words: Gor Geous!

    p.s. would also like to know about the lipstick.

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  7. sophie says:

    You look absolutely beautiful.

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  8. Glitz Glam says:

    I love the packaging, and by the looks of it the product has great pigmentation! Still always has such such packaging!! love it!!

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  9. Stila is one of those brands that are quite overlooked….this is a pretty FOTD and the colours are so wearable. The compact size is perfect for travelling!

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  10. Utterly beautiful! I really like the look of the chocolate brown and cranberry shades. And OMG what lipstick are you wearing?

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  11. Karen says:

    I have the Haute in the Hamptons palette which I adore but now I’ve seen this one I’m definitely going to add it to my basket on Feel Unique.

    Thanks for swatching this palette.

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