So let’s see how August shapes up, eh?
My very, very first thought when unboxing was – YES, better than last month already. For two reasons, skincare and makeup. I really love that they added the MUA palette as I think MUA are a pretty good brand considering how cheap they are. I have two of their palettes already and I know I’ll probably like this one too. Considering there are a lot on nudes in here, it’s probably going to be great for day to day casual looks.
I am a huge fan of skincare (you guys know that by now, surely!), and trying new things so it was wonderful to see the Cowshed invigorating body lotion. I think the scent smells quite fresh and after applying this a few times to my arms and legs, I thought it seemed really softening and brightened my skin a little. But using it more and more will give me a better idea if this will make it to my ‘all time faves’ pile.
I then spied that there was a Mudmasky Facial Detox Purifying Recovery Mask included, and I was pretty damn thrilled. There’s nothing that makes me feel better than a good pamper night with a long bath, book, and face mask. I haven’t given this one a go yet, but the typical retail price is £60 for 60ml, so we can consider this 20ml small tube worth £20 which is really good. I’ll be keen to give this one a go!
Also included in this month’s Glossy was the Spa To You Deep Pore Cleansing Facial Brush and Massager – YAS QUEEEEEN. I have only used this once so far but oh my gosh, I love it! I’m a sucker for anything that says it’ll help my pores anyway, but once I gave this a whirl, my skin felt super soft, clean and totally polished. I’m still obsessing over my pores (some things never change) but I can see this brush becoming a staple to my skincare routine for sure.
The only part of this month’s Glossybox I was disappointed in was the makeup pouch, which is just because I have no use for it really. I have so many already, and I’m not a fan of the ‘canvas-y’ feel, so I’ll probably give this away.
Overall I was so happy with this month’s box though, and I definitely think this was more ‘me’ than last month. Glossybox currently have an awesome offer on too! YAY for offers. For any new subscribers, they are offering a free gift with every August box, worth over £20 on top of their August box. It’s quite a bargain, so get ordering now! You can get yours here.
Let me know your thoughts on this months box, and what YOU would like to see in next month’s?
Keep up to date with my latest posts by following me! 🙂
*Any items sent for review are written about 100% honestly and in my own words. Sometimes collaborative content and partnerships with brands will appear on this blog. Affiliates links are used throughout this blog.