Thursday, 29 March 2012

17 Instant Glow Bronzing Rocks // Dupe alert!

One of my first experiences with make up was playing with my Nan's bronzing balls when I was a child - Somehow they were more appealing and fun than any other make up she owned, and for some reason that has carried through to adulthood for me. I do own some bronzing/blusher balls already, but the 17 Bronzing Rocks drew my attention and the slightly different 'rock' shape might have had something to do with it. 

I do think theres a point to the shape other than being a little different - Because of the edges, colour pick up seems greater, and easy to achieve. The colour really is a gorgeous pink bronze shade which is also perfect, if not better, for the body and eyelids (I sweep mine across my collarbones). 
If you're not a fan of shimmer, the colour and shine might be a little much for daytime use, but I adore this! The colour vaguely reminds me of the Laura Mercier illuminator, and thats not a bad thing to be compared to considering these rocks cost a measly £4.99! 
They also remind me of the mememe goddess rocks or even more so, the St Tropez rocks (right down to the packaging) which I have previously craved, but for much less than half the price! 

Anyway, heres a little peek:

What do you think? Will you be trying these?

S xx


  1. Looks lovely and very natural. I am definitely tempted to try this out!

    The Urban Umbrella

  2. It looks like a lovely shade :) I'll be looking out for it in boots!

    Caroline x
    Caroline's Catwalk

  3. very cool product. I have to say that the way you took that photo is really clever.
    Maddy x

  4. These look gorgeous, I love the look of the shade and the packaging is lovely xxx

  5. Haha as much as i would love to use these i can still remember dropping them over my gran's carpet and treading on one, the look on her face still haunts meto this day, whoops! ;) xxxx

  6. These sound fantastic as I'm on the hunt for a new bronzer type product- technical term huh?! I'm on a missing to play with make up a bit at the moment and this could be just what I'm after.

  7. This looks so pretty! I love the packaging and looks really nice on you! xx

  8. These look lovely! So perfect on you! I'm always keen to try bronzer although being so pale I worry it'll look unnatural!


  9. Thanks for sharing, I will def be looking out for these. Been wanting the St. Tropez bronzing rocks for ages now. Ur right, they´re about just the same! but the price is a little heavy on st tropez.. so this is great! :D


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