A while ago I was contacted by Mel from Unicorn Cosmetics to try some of her products. She kindly sent me over some products of my choice to try, some lashes – which you can read a review here – this beauty egg and a lipgloss. It took me a while to jump on the beauty sponge band wagon, but I have been really enjoying using them and was looking forward to trying this one out!
On UnicornCosmetics. co.uk the sponge is described as:
Used dampened, The Beauty Egg delivers a seamlessly blended finish to your foundation application. Designed with both a flat and pointed edge, this innovative applicator reaches both smaller and larger areas of the face for comfortable and convenient use. A sturdier Beauty egg for those who like a firmer application tool.
I chose to try the sponge* as it has some good reviews and so thought it would be a fab product to try! The photo above is not long after cleaning the sponge, there are still spots of foundation/concealer but they were being a pain to remove so I don’t mind them. I know I’ll clean it again in a few days! The sponge is fairly easy to keep clean. But like with all the other sponges I’ve tried I find it difficult to get all the brush cleaner out of them!
For £4.99 it is a good sponge, it is firmer than any other beauty sponge I’ve tried. The beauty egg applied liquid foundation really well. I find it doesn’t soak up as much product as other sponges, meaning less product is used.
The only thing I would change would be a flat side, not just on the under side of the sponge, so it would be easier to get under the eyes where the point is. I really enjoy using this sponge, it’s super affordable and does a great job!
What’s your favourite beauty sponge? Thank you so much for reading, until next time
*This product was kindly gifted to me but all thoughts and opinions are my own.