Tag: Hourglass

10th February 2015

Hourglass Modernist Palette in Exposure

 Not so much a review this, as basic eyeshadow porn.  Hourglass have recently released their Modernist palettes of five eyeshadow shades pressed into a single pan.  They’re beautiful. Packaging is the basic metallic brown, in a similar size to their multi-powder palettes, but it is inside where the magic happens: A blend of shimmering champagne, satin dark mauve, metallic taupe, satin blackened purple, and a […]

18th April 2014

Spring Blushers with Clinique, Hourglass and Tarte

By Get Lippie   Spring really has sprung now, the days are lighter and longer, and, whilst I’ve not actually turned off the central heating yet (we have foot-thick walls, and 8ft ceilings, it takes Lippie Mansions a while to warm up), it’s definitely getting warmer.  As a result, I’ve swapped out my darker winter blushes for some lighter, brighter shades for the longer days […]

16th August 2013

Hourglass Ambient Lighting Powder in Mood

I have literally spent months trying to track this bloody thing down.  Every SpaceNK I visit, I stare forlornly at the hole where Mood (and Diffused) are supposed to be, and then turn, dejected, back out to the street after yet another fruitless shopping trip.  FINALLY I managed to track this one down on Liberty.  I’m still on the lookout for Diffused, btw, so if […]

24th January 2012

Hourglass Cosmetics – Suede and Fresco

I was in Liberty the other day and I got mugged. Mugged at the Hourglass counter. Okay, they didn’t really mug me, but I did come away from them £50 lighter in the purse, and slightly dazed-looking.  I’ve been reading about Hourglass a lot over the last while, and I thought it was time I tried them out for myself.   I picked up their […]