Simplify Your Beauty Routine With These Products


Why use five different products on your face when you can use only one? There are lots of multipurpose products that you can use on different features. Less products equal less time getting ready in the morning and more time sleeping in. Who doesn’t want that? Furthermore, it means less stuff you have to carry in your handbag. Your bag is heavy enough with all of your other “necessities” so you don’t need to be overloading it with makeup. Use these multipurpose products to simplify your beauty routine: Glow Dome In Galactic Add a touch of shimmer to your skin with this easy-to-apply color. Dab it on any place you want to highlight such as your cheekbones, collarbones or your lips.

Priced at £14.00

Yves Saint Laurent Limited Edition Baby Doll Kiss Blush In Corail Incandescent If you’re unsure about whether your blush works with your lipstick, stop the guessing game by using the same product on your lips and cheeks. You can use this sheer formula on both features.

Priced at £28.50

ILIA Multi Stick In Cheek-To-Cheek This easy-to-apply stick can be used all over our face. Just apply it directly from the stick and blend it in with your fingers. They are formulated with vitamin E and shea butter so they nourish your skin in addition to giving you a pretty hint of colour.

Priced at £30.00

bareMinerals All Over Face Colours Think this powder is just for your cheeks? Think again. This versatile product can be used in more ways than you can count. Apply a subtle layer over your entire face or layer it on your cheeks. Use it on your eyes or you can even add it to your lips.

Priced at £20.00

NARS The Multiple Multi-Purpose Stick Swipe on this creamy stick over any feature and it will give you a flattering sheer wash on colour. Use it on your cheeks to add a subtle radiance (read: not sparkly) or swipe it on your eyes when you want a change to your usual powder shadow.

Priced at £29.00

Trish McEvoy Beauty Booster Lip And Cheek Stick Use this handy twist-up pencil to add a bit of warmth to your cheeks and to emphasise your lips. Bonus: You never have to worry about the sharpening it.

Priced at £24.00

Stila Kitten All Over Shimmer Powder Don’t let the word “shimmer” in the name intimidating you. You can wear these two powders on multiple features without looking like a shiny disco ball. Start off by highlighting your brow bones and cheekbones then gradually add it to other features.

Priced at £15.00

MAC Pigment Sometimes people are confused about what to do with these little jars of pigment. Don’t be. Pretty much whatever you dream up makeup-wise will work. You can wear it on any feature and you can go from a subtle to an intense look, depending on how much you apply.

Priced at £16.00

Charlotte Tilbury Beach Stick A good rule of thumb is that if you’re looking a decent multipurpose product, look for a stick. This one provides a sheer wash of colour that replicates your summer glow all year around. With autumn just around the corner, it’s important to remember this one.

Priced at £30.00

Daniel Sander Radiant Sheen This quad has easy-to-wear cream-textured powers that you can wear on your eyes, lips and cheeks. You can also layer them to come up with other shades. How’s that for getting the most bang for your buck?

Priced at £19.50

Use one of these multipurpose product and you’ll be able to streamline your morning routine.