It took me along time to decide if I was going to purchase this highlight or not. I don’t mind supporting the company in general, but putting a famous YouTubers name on a product just to sell it has been leaving a bad taste in my mouth. Read: Gerard Cosmetics + MannyMua + Jacklyn Hill) among others.
From what I heard via Jacklyn Hills’ snapchat, the release of Champagne Pop was one of the biggest releases in beauty history, which for her must have been pretty incredible. I don’t want to put down the opportunity to be named on a product on Sephora’s website. That would be incredible and a dream come true for many of us I bet.
Anyway, I did finally decide to bite the bullet and pick it up a few weeks ago. It retails at Sephora for $46. Description: A limited-edition, creamy, luminizing powder to illuminate the face with a soft, pearlized glow.
I took a video demo so show how I apply it, I use a fan brush to do most of my highlighting because I am not a huge fan of the over highlighted look on me. It just looks like I am sweaty, and sweaty ain’t cute.
Swatches: On the right is one finger swipe and as you can see is very intense. On the left is one swipe blended into the skin. I really do like this highlight, but for a beginner I would likely not suggest it. It’s intense and isn’t the easiest to work with if you don’t have the right tools.