As a lot as I might like to try to fall head over heels for each single magnificence product I obtain, it could be bodily inconceivable. I imply, if I give up my job this second, moved to Antarctica, and introduced my present hoard of merchandise alongside, I’d nonetheless be greater than set for all times. After all, that’s definitely not taking place anytime quickly (though after 2020, who can know what the longer term holds!), so I recruit my family and friends to check all the merchandise that at present runneth over my residence. Even my 73-year-old dad has been coerced into the method once or twice!
My angel of a roommate, Steph Limiti, at all times will get first dibs—a duty that has grown exponentially since COVID. You see, pre-pandemic, all of my packages have been despatched to the workplace and any extras I didn’t wish to instantly check or take dwelling have been stowed within the WWW Magnificence closet. Properly, R.I.P., as a result of over a yr later, that sucker most likely has two inches of mud on it and never a single new formulation to its title. As a substitute, each final inch of my residence has taken over within the interim.
My roommate, Steph, may be aggravated by the truth that jars, bottles, tubes, and tinctures inhabit the vast majority of our ground house, however once more, she’s an angel and has blessedly accepted the Sephora standing of our residence. The silver lining? She has entry to—and will get to check—her fill of thrilling magnificence merchandise, and all I ask in return is her unfiltered opinions and ideas. Higher but, since she’s the content material supervisor for Who What Put on’s sister skincare model, Versed, she completely is aware of a very good magnificence product from a nasty one and provides an knowledgeable, contemporary perspective. She’s been at this at-home evaluation factor for simply over a yr (we have been nonetheless comparatively new roomies when COVID hit), so I assumed it could be enjoyable to do a fast dive into her present magnificence wardrobe. Beneath, she’s sharing the holy-grail merchandise (out of actually lots of) that she’s change into completely obsessive about and why she loves them. Maintain scrolling!