6 Of The Best Customer Favourites From 2016


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Brace yourselves, it’s been a big year for beauty at Escentual. From head-turning signature scents to game-changing face powders. We thought it was only fair to share with you the products that have made our luxury-loving customers the happiest to date. Here are the top 6 products that have left our customers eager to write their show-stopping 5-star reviews…



1) Yves Saint Laurent Mon Paris Eau de Parfum

Why Our Customers Love It: “As soon as I sprayed this perfume I knew I had to have it, it’s absolutely gorgeous and lasts for ages. I get compliments every time I wear it and I haven’t worn anything else since buying it. It’s my favourite scent for definite.” –  WonderlandBlogs

Why We Love It: Fruity, exciting and downright sexy, Yves Saint Laurent invites invites a younger, more decadent scent to its endearing aroma Mon Paris. Find out more with our fragrance expert, Thomas, here.



2) GIVENCHY Prisme Visage – Silky Face Powder Quartet

Why Our Customers Love It: “These four little squares work wonders. The effect is so subtle and natural, like I’m not wearing anything at all. They cover minor imperfections, hide pores and brighten the skin. Some concealer, blush and lipstick, ready for the school run. Save me loads of time. Exactly what I want. Hope it’ll last long as I’m using every day. Tempted to try other Givenchy products.” – Joogle

Why We Love It: Our editors’ favourite, Givenchy Prisme Visage has perfected the power of beautifully airbrushed skin with its colour-correcting pressed powder. Available in a range of shades to contour, highlight or neutralise your finished make-up look, you can read more about the shades, here.



3) VICHY Quenching Mineral Mask 75ml

Why Our Customers Love It: “Really good face mask! Very light and gives a good effect, face feels really clean when washed off, easy to apply and soaks in fast a great alternative to a ‘tightening mask’ I would certainly buy it again.” – Westend

Why We Love It:  Easy and effective, the Quenching Mineral Mask is the perfect way to give a dehydrated skin type a well-needed boost. With added vitamin B3, glycerin and Vichy’s Mineralizing Spring Water, its gel-like texture plumps, nourishes and softens your skin.



4) GUERLAIN Meteorites Base – Perfecting Pearls Anti-Dullness

Why Our Customers Love It: “This primer is brilliant, it makes your skin look illuminated on its own and makes your foundation go on perfectly. It is pricey but one pump is enough and it lasts a very long time. It will be perfect with a tan on holiday too if you don’t like to wear foundation on holiday.” – LaurenC

Why We Love It: The perfect mix between moisture and glow, The Meteorites Base creates the perfect dewy skin canvas for your makeup. Lightweight and effective, its ‘stardust’-infused formula is the perfect way to breathe life to a lacklustre complexion. You can read my full review here.



5) PRADA L’Homme Eau de Toilette Spray

Why Our Customers Love It: “I absolutely love this fragrance, I have had a few Prada fragrances I over the years, but this is my favourite. Very happy with the delivery time, all in all, I am very happy with this purchase.”Johnboy23

Why We Love It:  This scent is the epitome of suave. Powerful, attractive and all-around handsome. This powdery, leather fragrance leaves a trail of allure with every last spritz. Prada has really nailed the air of sophisticated chic with Prada L’Homme.



6) Michael Kors Wonderlust Eau de Parfum

Why Our Customers Love It: “Lovely scent! I first smelt it when I was aboard. When I came back to the UK I couldn’t find it and luckily stumbled upon this site. The scent is very elegant and sexy, but it’s still a scent you could get away with wearing during the daytime. Could not recommend enough!” – e2016

Why We Love It: Sunshine in a bottle, this golden girl scent embodies a summer holiday with the sand in between your toes. With it’s glowing floral gourmand composition and Lily Aldridge as the face of the campaign, there’s nothing to not love about Wonderlust.


Over to you!

We’d love to hear from you! Which beauty have you loved testing out this year? Comment below or tweet us your favourite launches.

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