Bobbi Brown India Launch, Meeting Eliano and Product Reviews
Hi Everyone, 🙂
Last month I was invited for the launch of Bobbi brown Cosmetics in India. I was sooo excited. During my travels abroad, I have always made sure that I picked up Bobbi Brown stuff. How could I miss my chance to welcome such a great brand to India. 🙂
The Bobbi Brown store is located at G13 B, Select CITYWALK, District Center Saket, New Delhi. It will be open on all days of the week from 10am – 9pm. You can book a slot there for learning some basic makeup lessons apart from buying the products, of corse. They want to encourage the makeup teaching part as well through their stores. 🙂
The launch concept was sheer genius. The guess were invited at the specific slots and they had got an opportunity to have one to one session with their brilliant Regional Artistry & Education expert Eliano Bou Assi. I had a great time there.
I am sharing reviews of the products I got in a goody bag along with the chocies and almonds. 😉 And some makeup wisdom Eliano generously shared with me. 🙂 Hope you enjoy the post. 🙂
I am wearing all this makeup reviewed below in this post HERE
Bobbi Brown Blush Pale Pink : I am in love with this blush. It is a cool toned bright pink blush. It instantly gives that fresh rose pink glow to the face.
- superbly long lasting- more than 6 hours.
- blends seamlessly
- love the sleek square packaging
- does not accentuate the pores
- can be worn both during the day and evening AND summers and winters. 🙂
- the shade might clash for those with very strong yellow undertones. But give this a try. would work for those with dusky skin tones as well.
- Rating : 5/5
Bobbi Brown Long Wear Cream Eyeshadow Heather : Except the color, I love everything about this eyeshadow. It is a greyish purple color, which would be super flattering on those with green eyes. I would be checking it out for other shades. But I’d review it based on all other aspects:
- a thin layer goes a long way. It’s super easy to use on those rush days.
- Does not crease AT ALL. I have slightly oily lids and I apply it on top of a primer and this eyeshadow never ever creases.
- gives you enough blend time before setting.
- looks best when smoothened with finget tips.
- comes in a pretty pot, which surprisingly is not very heavy.
- Rating : 4/5
Bobbi Brown Powder Eyeshadow Bone : If you don’t have an eyeshadow for inner corners, you NEED to have Bone. It has become such a must have product for me that I have to apply it every time I do makeup. It’s just brilliant.
- it stays on long.
- the color is lovely cream white. It blends in beautifully with Indian skin tones.
- no shimmer so looks really nice during day time.
- Great brow bone highlighter.
- very pigmented.
- not at all chalky.
Bobbi Brown Gel Eyeliner Black Ink : I LOVE Bobbi brown Gel Eyeliners. There are no two ways about it. Since the time I got to know that Bobbi brown was opening in India, I refrained myself my buying a new gel eyeliner. I don’t think I am using any other gel eyeliners from now on. 😛 This one is super black. Read detailed review of Bobbi Brown Gel Eyeliner Here
Bobbi Brown Gel Eyeliner Brush : It is a pointy eyeliner brush. Works excellent. The pointy tip makes it easier to get the inner corners and is helpful for creating winged eye lines. ummm.. it’s not my favourite but I have used it a few times and it works just fine. Can be skipped.
Bobbi Brown Intensifying Long Wear Mascara : I thought this would be an interesting mascara considering the super sleek brush. but the only thing it does is what it states – it stays on long without feathering or clumping. I love the brush for the lower lashes and for catching the corner lashes. But otherwise it does not add much volume or length to the lashes. Not on my recommendation list.
Bobbi Brown Matte Lipstick True Pink : This lipstick is love at first swipe. The texture, the creaminess, the color, the feel..everything is just so yummy. I am so going back for these lip colors. It is also a very pigmented lipstick and does not have any weird fragrance. It stays on for good 5 + hours without drying out my lips. The only thing you have to be careful with these is that your lips are in good condition before you wear these. I’d give it a 6/5 🙂
Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick in bronze: This one you already know. 🙂 Read full review HERE
l-r cream eyeshadow heather, black in gel eyeliner, true pink lipstick, pale pink blush, bone eyeshadow, shimmer brick
The favourite part about my job is that I get to meet these magical makeup artists. I have learnt so much from these amazing makeup artist from various brands. I was fortunate enough to meet Eliano Bou Assi, Regional Artistry & Education expert from Bobbi Brown. He taught so many thing in that one hour session. I am sharing some of his tips below and also the gorgeous everyday makeup he created for their in-house model. 🙂
Some fabulous learnings from Eliano :
- Always moisturise your face and eye area.
- Always do blush and lips before eye makeup. Since most women find it difficult to do eye makeup, blush and lipstick would pretty much give a lift to your features. Hence, you would require pretty much minimal makeup for eyes.
- Concealer is the secret of the universe.
- Powder only where it is required. If you have dry skin and you think you don’t need to powder your face, don’t. Mostly people get oily on the T Zone so powder only that area.
- Smile when you apply the blush.
- There should not be any lines on your face after applying blush.. everything should look seamless and well blended.
- Never forget your eyebrows. And never use black for the eyebrows.
- Use two kinds of concealers for under eyes – a peach toned corrector to discard any blue or green undertones and a yellow based concealer to brighten up the under eye area.
- Use two kinds of blushes – a deeper tone for plane of the cheek and a bright pop color or the apples of the cheeks.
- Don’t use eye cream on your eye lids.
Eliano created this everyday look on this gorgeous model. He followed the ‘pretty powerful makeup’ lesson that Bobbi encourages. He did full face makeup including the liner and mascara. And took the same look from day to night by adding just a hint of shimmer cream eyeshadow on her lids.
And here’s a video of Bobbi Brown’s pretty Powerful makeup lesson.
PS : I don’t have the prices of the products atm but I’d update them in a few days.
Bobbi Brown Foundation Stick Review
Bobbi Brown Color Corrector Review
Bobbi Brown Extra SPF 25 Tinted Moisturizing Balm Review
Bobbi Brown Extra Repair Eye Cream Review
Bobbi Brown Corrector In Dark Peach
Project “Swatch It” : 10 Bobbi Brown Corrector Swatches
48 thoughts on “Bobbi Brown Blush Pale Pink, Eyeshadow Heather, Bone, Gel Eyeliner Brush, Intensifying Long Wear Mascara, Lipstick True Pink Reviews”
i am in love with your pics rati..it makes a review so inviting….. *jai ho* *jai ho* and the products are to die for…. 😀
thank you mily. 😀 😀
*clap* *clap* wow so beautiful i loved her makeup too and ur picssss *jai ho* *jai ho* *jai ho*
thank you neha. Yeah i agree he did brilliant makeup *happy dance* *happy dance*
Rati, I am sooooooo excited and sooooooooo jealous!!! I love Bobbi Brown makeup!! And so excited *happy dance* *happy dance* *happy dance* *happy dance* *happy dance* *happy dance* that it is finally arrived in India BUT in Delhi! *waaa* *waaa* *waaa* *waaa*
Rati, do update us what their plans are for rest of India and the pricing of the stuff here!
Gorgeous stuff you got! I haven’t tried their Matte lippies – it definitely goes on my wish list!
I would update on that KK . I am sure they’d open in other cities as well. *happy dance* *happy dance*
Loved everything in this post …i so want to try out all this..:)
thanks rutva 🙂
I loved the lippie and that cream eyeshadow… *happy dance* *happy dance*
give them a try *happy dance* *happy dance* *happy dance*
yayyyy so excited tht bobbi brown is finally here…. I love the gel eye liners… Cant wait to try out the lipsticks n blushes *drool*
oh yeah pia… you should totally give them a try . They are awesome *happy dance* *happy dance* *happy dance*
Amazing…soo loving all the pics *drool* *drool* *drool* *drool*
thanks melissa. 🙂
Those arereally usefulltips.. 🙂
and the model is super gorgeous.. 😀 😀 😀
yeah she is. Thank you 🙂
I think i’m going to pick up that blush!! So pretty!
it is. :)) you should check it out 🙂
Totally amazing…. *clap* *clap* M so going to get their gel liner and shimmer palette… *pompom* *pompom*
both are fab picks radhika *happy dance* *happy dance* *happy dance* *happy dance*
Oh my..!! Bobby Brown in India..! *woot* *woot* Have heard so much about their peach corrector. So excited.!! *happy dance* The piccys and swatches were gorgeous as always..! <3
yeah I am going to get it for sure *woot* *woot* *woot*
AWESOME Pictures Rati *happy dance* *happy dance* *clap* *clap* *clap*
and that Lippie *drool* has stolen my heart right in your previous post… I really want to buy that *haan ji*
thanks vidhi.It would look fab on you *happy dance* *happy dance* *happy dance*
wow amaziing stuff u got i drool for the liippy *drool* *drool* *drool* and ur neat and clean pics ahaaa and the makeup of model is so preety and subtle and its so easy to carry… i want to try tht look…can u do a tutorial pleeeeeeeeeese and any dupes for the lippy model is wearing????
too much to ask but everythg is just so gorgeous *happy dance* *happy dance* *happy dance*
the tutorial is the video posted below- it’s teh 10 step that eliano demonstrated. I am not sure but I think the color is creamy lip color in rose petal. 🙂
Rati, i tried their gel eyeliner at the store today and it feels so amazing ! even on the waterline just wow! i’m definitely purchasing it soon ! and its price is 1540! 🙂
Thanks for updating us on the price Poorva!
thanks for the price update poorva. :)) Their gel liners are super awesome. 🙂
Hi rati! 🙂
So glad to hear about bobbi brown. ^.^
I was wondering how much the matte lipstick is?
See, My lips are two toned! So matte lipsticks are the best or so I’ve heard!
They are, right?
Thank you! 😀
yeah they are super pigmented and give that even look to the lips. 🙂
I love your blog! Great work! Keep it going! ^.^
Wow Rati………..I feel like picking up everything and start applying right away.. *happydance* *happydance* useful tips and awesome video..thanks for sharing it…..quite informative.. *happy dance* *happy dance*
thank you 🙂
Omg…this lippy is love at first sight! Gonna be my first purchase from Bobbi Brown *jalwa* *jalwa* …may skip waiting for a review on this one, I am anyways buying it! *haan ji* *haan ji*
ushma.. i got confused reading your comment.. 😛 what will you skip and what will you buy. loll!!
😛 gonna buy this true pink lippie, without reading the review… 😀
even if the review comes out to be negative (which I am sure can’t be the case!), I am anyways buying it. Crazy love at first sight you see *happy dance* *happy dance*
Wow. that’s great makeup tips and a must-watch video. Keep them coming, Rati. 🙂
thanks you and glad!! :))
ohhh beautiful. Everything. Cream shimmer eyeshadow is best of them.. Great piks.
yeah shimmer eyeshadows are something i need to check myself. 🙂
The blush, eyeliner and mascara are so good *drool* *drool* *drool* and the tips and video are par excellence!! *clap* *clap* A big *thankyou* for posting it! *happy dance*
glad mansi *happydance* *happydance*
Bobby Brown in India … *woot* *woot* *happy dance*
Nice pics Rati *drool* *drool*
Thanx alot for this post Ratiji.
Bobbi Brown in India *puchhi*
this is good news. the lipstick looks fab.
Hi Rati, this is one post I was waiting for …. dont know how I missed it :(, but everything is just so drool-worthy, am just going to stare and stare at this post the whole day today 😀 and I just love the lipstick colour. *happy dance*