I haven't blogged much about my favorite makeup brand Paul & Joe, you want to know why? I'll share you my tiny little secret. Paul & Joe have sales every now and then in makeup schools or fairs, and the "cheapskates" in me would hoard during sales and I ended up with 2 of each product that I use. Well, 3 refills of my favorite Paul & Joe Protective Dual Powder Foundation to be exact, in which I finished up 2 and I'm on my 3rd *taking a mental note to hoard more once they have sale!*
Thankfully, after a year plus of hiatus with this brand, I've finally reunited with the brand again with 2 tiny addition to my Paul & Joe family....
Paul & Joe Lipstick C and Paul &
Joe Creamy Matte Foundation
I own the Paul & Joe Light Cream Foundation in the past which me and my best friend absolutely love for its very "natural" effect with light to medium coverage! I tend to reach out to this for myself or for clients who has normal skin with not much coverage needed for that "very natural Korean Makeup" glow.
If you read my previous review regarding the foundation, I love how chic and classy the packaging look but I've complained about the huge opening of this and it is unhygienic to dip your sponge, brush or even fingers directly onto the product.
Lo and behold! Companies do listen to consumers' needs! The new Paul & Joe glass packaging includes a cute Paul & Joe spatula!
Aside from the added spatula, this is the Creamy Foundation from Paul & Joe perfect for Normal to Oily skin! I remember using the Light Cream Foundation to people with drier skin!
Together with the newly acquired Cream Foundation, this will actually be a first Paul & Joe Lipstick for me and its Lipstick C 068 Moon Shadow which I believe is a limited edition! Most Paul & Joe products are housed in very cute packaging and this one is no exception!
The beautiful black and pink flowers motif are designs straight from the Paul & Joe runway collection. And the gorgeous packaging is not even enough for me to want to keep this lipstick for good! Scroll down and you'll understand...
The lipstick itself has a cat carving which according to my research, represents Sophie Albou's (the fashion and cosmetics company's founder) favorite animal cat.
Too bad most of them are out of stock, I want them all! *meow*!
**photo lifted from Google images
I am currently reviewing the products and will even use the P&J Creamy Matte Foundation on clients to have a better review on different skin types! Check back for detailed reviews!
As of the moment, presentation, packaging alone receives 2 thumbs up from me!