Monday, 21 April 2014

Amie Mineral Bronzer – Sun Bronzed

Most of you will be familair with the skincare brand Amie which I have mentioned on this blog quite a few times with the Cooling Clay Mask, Skin wipes, Skin Shield, Morning skincare routine and the skin polish all of which I have loved discovering.

Amie is the French Word for a friend and the skincare company of a woman named Fiona Parkhouse who used to work for Estee Lauder. She had an idea about making skincare products for her daughter and says the reason she decided to do this was because she wanted something that would "respect her still child-perfect skin but deal with the changes that puberty was starting to bring, such as increased oiliness and breakouts. But I didn't want her using harsh, aggressive chemicals or medicated products. I wanted a natural range that would be gentle yet effective, appealing and affordable". Not only that, but every product within the Amie range is suitable for vegetarians and vegans because there are:

  • No parabens 
  • No mineral-oils 
  • No petrochemicals 
  • No sodium laureth sulphate or sodium lauryl sulphate 
  • No ingredients of Genetically Modified Origin 
  • No animal testing 
  • No animal ingredients 
  • All products are suitable for vegetarians and vegans 
Amie have now introduced 100% Mineral Make-up to their expanding range with foundation and bronzer and I have been lucky enough to use the bronzer** for some time now and I am really impressed with it.

Amie Mineral Bronzer – Sun Bronzed

Amie Mineral Bronzer – Sun Bronzed

Amie Mineral Bronzer – Sun Bronzed

Amie Mineral Bronzer – Sun Bronzed

Described as follows:

Amie’s Mineral Bronzer is the perfect way to achieve a healthy-looking, sun-kissed glow using 100% pure natural ingredients.

Available in ‘Sun Bronzed’, a beautiful medium shade that will suit most skin tones, Amie’s Mineral Bronzer gives a light, sun-kissed glow to the skin. It has a shimmer finish with light-reflecting mica that brightens and gives you a beautiful, healthy radiant look.

When I first opened the tub, which features a screw on and off lid, I was quite surprised at how dark it looked.  As someone who has pale skin, I was worried that this would be far too dark for my skin tone.  However, once applied I was pleasantly surprised because with a bit of work using my bronzer brush (of which I need a new one) you can blend it into something you feel comfortable with.

Amie Mineral Bronzer – Sun Bronzed

Amie Mineral Bronzer – Sun Bronzed

Amie Mineral Bronzer – Sun Bronzed

Hopefully you can see from the three swatches above when it is first added to my skin, slightly brushed and then blended in so there is a very light bronzed look on my skin, I haven't quite perfected taking photos of my face yet, but once I do the photos will get updated.

I am really impressed with this bronzer, if I apply it as I do everything else in a morning for going to work, it lasts all day long if I use a primer and that can be between 7-9 hours, if I don't use a primer (yes yes I know) then it lasts for around 5 hours before needing a touch up.  it costs just £14 and you can see it HERE.

Have you tried this bronzer from Amie? Have you tried any product from within the Amie range?


  1. Ohhh I really like Amie skincare brand and I would be very curious to try this mineral bronzer :) I can see more and more clients asking me suggestions for natural make-up brands and this it could be definitely be worth to try.

    Ila x

  2. This looks really lovely, the slight sheen that it has makes it look very wearable! Xx

  3. This looks a lot like a bronzer highlighter, is it qjite highlighting? The packaging is a bit like the Vitage packaging! Id love to try this brand. Brill review lovely :)

    holly xx

  4. This looks nice. I STILL havent tried Amie despite always meaning to but actually had an email from them so it looks like I`ll be losing my Amie virginity at last!!!! xxx


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