Stila – Stay All Day® 10-In-One HD Bronzing Beauty Balm

Online Description:

What it is:
An all-in-one, high-definition, age-defying beauty balm.

What it does:
– Tinted beauty balm to perfect and hydrate
– Comes in one universal shade

Add a hint of tint and so much more. As the first step to a brilliant and healthy-looking radiance, it bronzes and primes the skin to a sun-kissed glow. Ideal for all skin types and skintones, this revolutionary, oil-free formula uses the smallest particle of coated pigments for seamless, smooth coverage. The formula is infused with innovative micro-spheres, which have been shown to hide skin imperfections and reduce the appearance of wrinkle depth by up to 84 percent. It also contains natural, skin-protecting emollients, which have been shown to increase antioxidant activity by up to 89.7 percent. Enriched with a proprietary blend, this beauty balm helps reduce skin inflammation, improve texture, support natural collagen production, and reduce the appearance of wrinkles by up to 67 percent.

My Thoughts:

I got this travel size in a Summer Favorites Collection from Sephora and I have to say, I wasn’t very impressed with it. It’s super dark, feels heavy on the skin, and has a pretty strong scent to it. The most productive use I got out of this product was using it as a contour on the days I only wanted to wear BB Cream. I would apply the Smashbox CC cream, then applies this to areas I wanted diminished or contoured. It makes the product last longer and was the only way I could use it where it wasn’t obviously a drastically darker color than my skin tone. This has the consistency of a medium-full coverage foundation and a medium coverage so I don’t know why it’s labeled a BB cream; it sure doesn’t feel like one. From what I’ve found, this product is no longer available in the US from Sephora but you can get it on Amazon and have someone from another country who can obtain it, ship it to wherever you are. If you do have the skin tone that matches this, remember, a little goes a long way. Again, this product is pretty thick so you only need a little bit to achieve the natural BB cream look.

Texture:                                  More on the thick, creamy side of consistency

Scent:                                      Perfume

Recommend?                         No

Repurchase?                           No

Retail:                                     C$50.00 (Not available in US)

Size:                                         1.3 oz.

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