Not only can you use it all over your face and not only is it small enough to fit into your pocket, it can also be bought for a song. The Physicians Formula Shimmer Strips All-in-1 Custom Nude Palette for Face and Eyes, $24.95, is a brilliant find and I’ve been using it enthusiastically ever since I got my hands on it.
It’s a sneaky little dupe for the Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick products ($72) and it delivers luxurious results. It comes in two colours: “Warm Nude” for darker-toned ladies like me, and “Natural Nude” if your complexion is more peaches-and-cream.
Glowing, bronzed cheeks
I am obsessed with Chrissy Teigen and Sarah Hyland's gleaming, bronzed cheeks. It's no surprise they sport a similar look, as they share a makeup artist: Allan Avendano, also known as @allanface on Instagram.
Avendano spilled his secret to the Teigen/Hyland metallic cheek: it's the Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick in "Bronze".
Ah, but I could create a similar look on the cheap, with my new favourite Physicians Formula compact. Behold! (Post continues after video.)