Etude House Sweet Recipe All Over Cupcake Color in Raspberry Mousse


Uhm, right - so another Korean cosmetics review. What can I say, the Korean makeups that I have been buying has really impressed me so far. I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship ;)

Etude House All Over Cupcake Color in Raspberry Mousse (Php398) was one of the three things that I was eying from the brand's newly released Sweet Recipe line. Supposedly you can use this product as an eyeshadow, a blusher and a lip stain.

Honestly, I'm a bit wary to use this on my eyelids because of its texture. From the promotional ad, I thought that it would have a mousse-like consistency, but I was disappointed to find out that the product is actually in a form of a hard balm. And it was sticky - so, oily lids + this product = hot mess.

Wow, sorry for looking super haggard - I really should stop swatching at night

The All Over Cupcake Color are all housed in the cutest cupcake inspired tin. The tin is made from metal, so this is actually a nice product to take with you when you travel. Because it's in a tub, you have to repeatedly dip your fingers  in it to get the product out - not very hygienic, but again, I'm not too worried about it. Raspberry Mousse is a beautiful vibrant red shade. Perfect for that I-just-ran-for-2-miles-don't-I-have-that-heatlhy-glow flush which I like to cheekily sport every now and then ;) I like using it not directly on the apples of my cheeks but at the top of my cheekbones stretching it up a bit towards my temples (just like how Kate of gh0stparties does her blush). It's a very convenient way to avoid that clown-like look that I found to be quite inevitable when you use a red blush.

The product doesn't dry down to a powder finish - it's still quite sticky but amazingly enough, it doesn't budge all that much. Wear time is decent at 4 hours before I noticed any fading. Another plus point was the scent! It smells just like peaches, and that is just perfection in my opinion.

What's on your cheeks right now? :)

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10 comments:

  1. Very pretty I love this :), Hope you had a great weekend xx

    www.krystelcouture.com

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  2. Etude House has some of the cutest products... wish the brand was more accessible here!

    xo, alison*elle

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  3. lovely blog.
    http://saltskinned.blogspot.com.au

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  4. Love the flush it gave to your cheeks. I think you'll look good in more plummy shades too, although raspberry must look a little bit plummy, not sure.

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  5. Oh wow this is soooo cute! I love Etude House as a brand, their items are always so lovely xx
    Gemma ♥ | Miss Makeup Magpie

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  6. Gorgeous colour! Etude House seems to be such a pretty brand. x

    Tanya | Cat at Heart

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  7. great review! This looks like an awesome product

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  8. I actually have lipstick on my cheeks at the moment, hahah. Givency Delice Brown, my beloved.

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