You Beauty Advent Calendar Day 10

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Inika is a great, little known brand. I’ve only had one product from this brand, a lip liner from a Glossybox which had an amazing formula, but sadly was too dark for me. It is now available at feel unique, which is great. Inika is a mineral brand, much like bare minerals, with around half of the products being organic. For those of us who are animal conscious, it is cruelty free and Vegan. I follow a few bloggers who are Vegan and I was surprised at how many products have animal products in them, so it’s great when brands expand their horizons and choose to become Vegan.

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Todays gift, is this awesome mineral eyeshadow in gun metal. The shade is not something I would normally reach for, but after a little digging around Google, it seems that this is generally more of a liner than a shadow. After some further research in the form of the You Beauty magazine, it is actually recommended to use this as a liner. Apparently when applied wet or over black eyeliner, it looks like mercury and supposedly there is purple in this gorgeous shadow. I can’t see the purple, but then again, I normally walk to and from work in the dark, so when I get home I am relying on artificial light. I looked this up on the Inika website out of interest and its £14.50 to buy a single eyeshadow, so again this falls into the luxury category. Inika do have a nice selection of 24 shades, so if I like this I can see myself ordering some of the more wearable shades like brown, pink and purple. I will be trying this out over the weekend, as it may look nice for my works Christmas party.

20% off orders of £50 or over at inika using the code ADVENT.

Have you tried any Inika products? How would you wear this shadow?

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One thought on “You Beauty Advent Calendar Day 10

  1. Pingback: Value for Money? – The You Beauty Advent Calendar Cost Breakdown | The Little Scottish Corner

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