Top 5 beauty must have items when trapped on a deserted island
If you were stranded on a deserted island, what three beauty items would you take?,,,,,,
Over the weekend, I was watching Cast Away starring Tom Hanks, for like the Umpteenth time. But it got me thinking; being trapped on a deserted island, with little or no food or water could actually happen.
However if it did happen, I would still like to look fabulous & flawless, when I eventually get found.
So this inspired the creation of a list, “the deserted island makeup survival kit”. A portable kit that goes everywhere with you; let’s face it, you just never know,,,,. And as the scouts say “be prepared”.
All jokes apart, this list is also very useful for any getaway / holidays regardless of the climate.
This takes us to item number one on the list:
1. Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation Stick-
The great thing about this foundation is that you do not need any tools for application.
You just apply the stick on areas you would like to conceal, and blend with your fingers.
This foundation is virtually weightless, works on any skin type; and gives a cream to sheer finish.
It also withstands any weather or climate condition.
Furthermore it gives you value for money, a light to moderate use of this foundation could last you for a period of 2 to 3 months. Current retail price in the UK is £32; and is available online and in most departmental stores.
2. Fenty Beauty invisimatte blotting powder-
The name says it all. This product works wonders, at great value for money.
Compatible for all skin types & skin tones. Not only does this powder keep your makeup intact all day, it also has the ability to withstand any weather condition, regardless of the level of humidity or heat.
Another fun fact is, this product is 100% cruelty free.
Current retail price in the UK is £24; and is available at Harvey Nichols in-store and online.
3. Real Techniques Retractable Kabuki Brush-
Well of course you need a tool to apply your makeup with, even while trapped on a deserted island.
What makes the brush soo unique is that it’s compact, versatile, and gives a flawless smooth finish.
Current retail price in the UK is £11.99, and is available online and in most pharmacies.
4. Bobbi Brown Bronzer-
One word to describe this bronzer,,, “serendipitous”.
This bronzer is the holy grail of bronzers, and a definite beauty must have.
The unique abilities of this bronzer is mind blowing. It manages to give the skin that natural sun kissed, without appearing greasy or shiny.
This works wonders on all skin types, including oily and combination skin.
Current retail price in the UK is £30; and is available online and in most departmental stores.
5. Burt Bees Lip Balm-
Last but not least, a moisturised lip is a vital part of any beauty routine.
You definitely want this in your survival kit. This lip balm is a 100% natural, and available in a wide range of flavours.
Current retail price in the UK is £3.99; and is available online and in most pharmacies.
That’s sums up our list, why not try one of the products on this list, and let us know how you get on.