28 November 2012

Event: Harvey Nichols Beauty Bloggers




On Tuesday me and some other Bloggers of the North were welcomed by Harvey Nichols Manchester for a evening of luxury. This entailed being pampered with facials, learning more about certain brands and being served with drinks and nibbles - the macaroons were so cute and delicious! Katie organised the whole event... so thanks Katie!


The evening was spent meeting other beauty, fashion and lifestyle bloggers which I must admit I had a few 'fan girl' moments >_< Chatting about our interests and finds at different counters.

          

Firstly we had a talk by Ruth over at the Bobbie Brown counter, which actually gave me more of an insight about the brand. It was fascinating to know that her big break through was after doing the American vogue cover featuring Naomi Campbell look.

Bobbie brown is well known for their gel eyeliners which I have always known, but yet have not got one. I'm quite indecisive about which colour to get, as I already own a black gel eyeliner... choices?! I received an 'everything mascara' which is a convenient travel size so will be a new addition to my 'on-the-go' make-up bag. I also got to try the hydrating face cream that smells so nice like you wouldn't believe which is great for applying before your make-up.

Finding out about the 'Creme de la Mere' brand was my favourite talk. It could be the fact that the display of fishes were extravagant or just that the products were enticingly good. When I came face-to-face with the moisturising soft cream, I felt I had used this product before. Whether my mum had it previously I still cannot remember. However trying out the soft cream was extremely smooth on the skin leaving a silky, nourished texture. The price of these... let me just breathe... okay... lets just say, they are not within a students budget, however, if you are willing to make a 'luxury beauty investment'... as I like to call it, why not :)
The samples we got from this were so tiny!!! Moisturing soft cream 3.5ml (worth £11) and the Oil absorbing lotion 3ml (worth £9). But considering the full size product prices, I'm so happy to give them a proper trial run.

Lastly Laura gave a talk about some Rodial products which I first came across in one of my previous Glossybox's. I've tried the Glamoxy Snake serum and liked it so I  loved finding out about  Glamoxy Snake Mask  which you can see on her hand... I know!!! I love the fact that it is a peel off mask that can remove impurities and enhance the radiance of the face with the help of the liquorice. It aims to minimise fine lines and imperfections... which don't sound too bad to me :D


 


Overall this event was such a pleasant experience and it was great meeting and talking to other bloggers like Charlotte, Sam, Katie, Demi-Leigh, NaffisahSindy, IanChelseaMeganBobbi and a few others. Thank you @HN_Manchester for having me :)

Thanks for reading :)



21 comments:

  1. I love the Bobbi Brown everything mascara!
    Sounds like you had a great time

    www.rosereviews1.blogspot.com xx

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    1. I'm guessing you have the mascara?... well its my first Bobbi Brown product so quite exciting. And I really did :) x

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  2. Sounds fab, this looks like a great event! xo

    chloesway.com

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  3. Sounds like it was a nice event :) Lucky you :)

    Thank your for sending your link after the #bbloggers chat :) I am following now
    xo
    Cristina
    www.cbeautybox.com

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    1. It was a lovely event thanks. And your welcome :) x

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  4. Loveeeely post, once again it was so nice to meet you! Love the blank look on my face at the bareMinerals counter haha :-)

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    1. Thanks Sam! That just means you were taking every bit of information in :) x

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  5. Looks like so much fun!
    http://shradhaloves.blogspot.co.uk/
    S xx

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  6. some great pictures! lucky you! :)

    burgundybeauty.blogspot.co.uk

    xx

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  7. Looks like you had a great evening, I really must pick up some bobbi brown bits x

    srslylou.blogspot.co.uk

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  8. This seems like a great event! Looks like you had a fun time!

    We're currently hosting a giveaway on our blog if your interested.

    Sita & Radha xx
    http://buttonsapart.blogspot.co.uk/

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  9. You lucky girl , looks like fun xx

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  10. Look like you had a wonderful time!

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  11. Nice post. The event seems great, and it looks like you had a wonderful time! Mini mascaras are great for travel makeup bags! :)

    http://www.prettylittlethings7.blogspot.co.uk/

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  12. Gah I am so jealous of you! Looks fabu! I intend to dip into your brain so I can experience this!

    Haha you have no idea what fan girling is when you've met me :P xx P.S. Jealous of your Bobbi Brown exp, however I hate their eyeshadows ://// xxx

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  13. You look gorg... love it! xx
    http://only-fashion-week-dreaming.blogspot.com/

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  14. it's meeee! haha I'm just trying to do my blog post now! super late! oops :) xx

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  15. DO yo like the Bobby Brown gel eyeliner? I am looking to try something different. Nonetheless looks like you had an amazing time!

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