Today we’re talking about one of my favourite indie beauty brands, Mikatvonk Makeup by Jay Jay. International celebrity makeup artist Jay Jay Rauwenhoff has teamed up with world renowned Korean cosmetics chemist to create a luxurious beauty line infused with skin-care benefits. By now you’re well aware of how much I love reviewing all things beauty, who doesn’t like glowing radiant skin, am I right? I am so pleased to be sharing with you what I have been reaching for the most as of late, and today were chatting about some of my everyday essentials. Let’s dive right in!
About Jay Jay: She is a Sydney based celebrity makeup artist and educator, who has opened the first boutique cosmetics educational institute, Makeup School Sydney, in 2009.
I start my day with the Anti-dust Daily Pure Cleansing Foam. It wakes up my skin and melts away every last speck of dirt or oil from the night before. Enriched with sparkling water and seaweed extracts, this cleansing foam leaves my skin feeling refreshed and squeaky clean. How to use: Cleanse morning and night, apply an adequate amount onto wet palms then work into a rich lather, gently massage your skin and rinse with water then pat dry with a towel.
This skin cleansing product nourishes, soothes and clears skin of impurities and environmental irritants. It contains sparkling water and seaweeds extracts to detox the skin. Suitable for all skin types.
The Botonix Age Defying Repair Emulsion is a genius product which helps prevent the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. The powerful highly concentrated antiaging formula works to promote the composition of collagen and strengthen skin elasticity. I love using this cream every day, it has a lovely texture which quickly absorbs into my skin leaving no greasy residue. I noticed a difference in my skin almost straight away, it feels more plumped and smooth, definitely one for those who want to amp up their skincare routine.
BOTONIX Age Defying Repair EMULSION is a wrinkle repair solution with the core technology of repair science, intensively cares for the signs of multiple ageing. A high concentrate of essential ingredients, helps keep enough moisture in and creates gloss to dry and wrinkled skin. Primarily used as day cream.
If you’re looking for a flattering Anti Wrinkle Primer which blurs pores, wrinkles, and fine lines, reduces shine and keeps makeup in place all day then look no further. The non greasy formula sits comfortably on the skin and makeup glides beautifully on top. The fine-hologram Shimmer Pearl effect illuminates my complexion, giving it a lit-from-within look, leaving my skin soft and luminous.
This Anti Wrinkle Hydrating primer is used by professional makeup artists and consists of adenosine and ceramide to improve your skin inside and out.
For the past couple of weeks, I’ve been reaching for the Cover Max Hydrating Foundation on a daily basis. The creamy gel based formula has great coverage. It contains hydrating essences and skin fit powder to help cover imperfections and pores. It goes on medium at first and is very easily buildable with a semi matte finish once it has set. It feels comfortable and weightless on my skin, giving it a naturally flawless finish. I wear the shade NB Skin Beige. Available shades: NB 23 Skin Beige, NB 21 Natural Beige, NB 37 Natural Brown, NB 33 Dark Beige.
This great hydrating foundation, smooths out skin tones yet looking hydrated and natural, it comes in four different colors , great to use after Secret even base primer.
The final step, I end my day with the Anti-dust Daily Fresh Cleansing Water. I have been loving this incredibly soothing 4 in 1 cleanser which is packed full of soothing herb complex, sparkling water, moringa seed and alginic acid from marine seaweed. This cleansing water is designed to remove makeup, oil, and impurities from pollution. It keeps my skin clean and hydrated without stripping it of its natural oils. How to use: Saturate a cotton pad with a few drops, gently wipe all over the face eye and lips until your skin is completely clean.
This skin cleansing product has 4 different tasks: it cleanses, exfoliates, soothes and hydrates the skin. Mikatvonk Anti-dust Cleansing Water removes makeup, dirt, oil and fine dust in one single step.
Price (AUD) Anti-dust Daily Pure Cleansing Foam | 150ml | RRP $25.00 – Botonix Age Defying Repair Emulsion | 120ml | RRP $75.00 – Anti Wrinkle Primer | 60ml | RRP $40.00 – Cover Max Hydrating Foundation | 35ml | RRP $40.00 – Anti-dust Daily Fresh Cleansing Water | 400ml | RRP $35.00 – Available at www.mikatvonkmakeup.com.au | For more information visit www.jayjay.com.au | Facebook + Twitter +Instagram
Have you tried anything from this brand? What makeup or skincare products have you been loving lately?
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