Laura Geller Portofino Getaway Kit

getaway*purchased by me

It has been quite some time since I purchased anything from Laura Geller. When I saw this kit at Ulta, I went home, couldn’t stop thinking about it, and went back the next day to purchase it! I mostly wanted it to try out the highlighter and baked body frosting, but am happy to report that I love the lip gloss, too!

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This kit contains 5 items, and it’s priced at $39:

  • Baked Body Frosting in Tahitian Glow
  • Baked Highlighter in French Vanilla
  • Color Drenched Lip Gloss in Ginger
  • StyleLASH Intense Lengthening Mascara in Black
  • Double Ended Highlighter Brush

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I love this baked body frosting! I use it as both a blush and a bronzer. It’s easy to get a nice glow, but it still has just a teeny-tiny bit of pink to make a good blush, depending on your skin tone. It’s very soft and easy to blend, but it also has great staying power.

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The baked highlighter in French Vanilla is something I’ve heard about for a long time, but never tried out. It is very gorgeous and gives a lovely, glowy sheen without being a glitterbomb. I love glittery, high shine highlights, but do appreciate something that is subtle as well. I don’t have anything quite like this highlighter!

I love the lip gloss, as it’s a gorgeous coral shade, and it’s very opaque. It isn’t sticky and it smells like vanilla cupcakes.

The brush is terrible (I actually threw it out after trying it…), and I have yet to use the mascara yet.

That said, I think this kit is worth $39 for what you get in it, and it’s a great way to try out the Laura Geller brand. If you’re a sucker for summery things like I am, you’ll probably love this kit! 🙂

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4 Responses to Laura Geller Portofino Getaway Kit

  1. drusiph says:

    love the phrase “baked body frosting”

  2. Erin says:

    Hi Melissa, does the body frosting have a lot of fall out when you swirl a brush on it? Does it accentuate pores? Does the vanilla highlighter show up well on your skin? (I have problems with highlighter not showing up on my very pale skin.)

    • MelissaC says:

      Hi Erin! I don’t find that it accentuates pores. It has a little bit of fall out, but nothing crazy. The vanilla highlighter does show up on my skin, but it is very subtle.

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