Sometimes, when mums go out in the months (or even years) that follow having a baby, they may have forgotten how to fancy themselves up. Luckily Drew Barrymore is here to help.
Drew Barrymore’s genius guide to on-the-go beauty.
Posted by Vogue on Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Say it with Flower
If you follow Drew you probably already know that she’s the queen of her own makeup empire, Flower Beauty.
Her Instagram account is dotted with useful look-good advice, amidst adorable pics of her daughters, 2-year-old Frankie and 4-year-old Olive. Now Drew’s amped things up a very helpful notch, sharing a short but sweet video showing how she gets her face fancied up on those days when she needs to leave the house and see other grown-ups.
We spotted Drew’s speedy make-up regiment clip over on Vogue’s Facebook page. Granted, there’s quite a number of products – and the ubiquitous contouring gets a look in! – used in this tutorial, but we think there’s plenty to take away in the quest for dewy skin and pretty lips (and you could easily use fewer or other products.)
If you watch the clip through, you’ll hear that not only are Frankie and Olive ALSO upstairs playing with make-up, but Drew also talks about her dream of them taking the Flower Beauty reins some day, if they so choose. A family affair, indeed.
We also noticed that Drew’s not immune to the necessity of getting ready on the go. She recently posted the above cute and very relatable snap to Insta tagging it #commuterbeauty and her public transport makeup game appears solid. It’s not the first time she’s done the train-face thing, either…
If you’re feeling inspired to wipe the Vegemite off your ear and peel the Weetbix from your hair, and want to get your hands on some of Drew’s prettifying products locally, know that she’s looking at launching Flower Beauty in Australia some time in the very near future.
And if you are keen to try this at home, the products Drew used in her speedy routine are:
Flower Skincognito Stick Foundation
Flower Lift & Sculpt Contouring Palette
Kiehl’s Ultra Face Cream
MAC Lip Pencil in Magenta (not Flamingo!)
By Terry Rouge-Expert Click Stick in Pink Pong
Colorscience Sunforgettable Mineral Powder Brush SPF 50
Flower Lighten Up! Brightening Concealer
Dior Diorshow Mascara
You’re so welcome!