15/09/2014

Topshop Metallic Makeup collection

Topshop's new metallics makeup collection might not be everyone's cup of tea, but I've fallen hard for a few key pieces from the new collection. Rather than go down the traditional route of metallic eye shadows, Topshop are instead focusing on luxe shades of lipsticks and blushers, all infused with a soft metallic sheen.

Topshop metallic makeup - Drive lipstick and pulse blusher

Topshop metallic makeup - Drive lipstick and pulse blusher swatches

The cream blushers are fantastic as always - Topshop make some amazing formula blushers and if you've not tried one before I really urge you to do so. This shade is called Pulse and is a soft peachy shade infused with golden highlights. It's quite sheer on application and almost enters highlighter territory rather than traditional blusher, but a quick swipe of this on cheekbones will leave you with a natural sheen with just a hint of shimmer. 

The lipsticks also live up to expectations - this gorgeous plum shade called Drive is perfect for autumn and the metallic sheen to it is less reminiscent of 90s Heather Shimmer and more high end satin. The colour looks pretty bold in the tube but can be dabbed on to create a soft stain or layered up into a serious pop of colour. The formula is long-wearing and non-drying and is something that can easily be worn all day long.

Both items are under £10 each - the lipstick is £8 and blusher £7. There are a couple of other shades of lipsticks and blushers in the collection to choose from, as well as 4 metallic nail polishes at just £5 each. 

The Metallics are a limited edition collection, and can be found online from Topshop and in beauty sections of their larger stores. I'm always really impressed every time I use Topshop makeup and if you've not tried it before, why not treat yourself next time you're popping in. I promise you won't regret it! 

Have you tried Topshop makeup before? What do you think of these metallic shades? 

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15 comments

  1. I love Topshop make up - both of these look absolutely gorgeous! I'd love to add Drive to my collection!

    www.ceejayell.blogspot.co.uk

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  2. Both items look gorgeous. That lipstick shade is so pretty!

    allthingsglitterandbeauty.blogspot.de

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  3. They both look amazing, especially the blusher x

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  4. That lipstick is absolutely gorgeous! I'll definitely have to pick that up, its a real beaut! :)

    Sarah / Sarah Smiles

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  5. that lipstick is such a gorgeous shade! I have never used any Topshop make up but I've heard such good things about the lipsticks. I need to try some out! x
    http://rachelcoco.blogspot.co.uk

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    1. They're really great - such good quality! x

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  6. I really love Topshop's range of lipsticks! I haven't got this colour though.. I think I'll hunt that one down! Great post.
    You have a great blog and a new follower! :)

    www.internetlyaddicted.blogspot.co.uk

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  7. stunning!!! I've never tried anything from the Topshop line, but I've been meaning to! This collections definitely seems like the place to start ;) (even though, the last thing I need is another damn lipstick!)

    www.lilting-grace.blogspot.com

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    1. You can never have too many lipsticks ;)

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  8. I have the blush, it's so good! I recently blogged about that and some other exciting purchases I made from the Topshop makeup stand! They have so many nice products :) xx

    http://www.suzyheartsbeauty.co.uk/

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    1. Ooh, I will have to check out your purchases! I love topshop makeup x

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