Benefit Cosmetics – The Famous San Francisco Beauty Brand Finally Opens in Cebu!

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Thank the beauty Gods, Benefit Cosmetics finally opens its first store in the Queen City of the South! 

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The famous San Francisco beauty brand is known for its laugh-out-load wit, creative packaging and instant beauty solutions. Benefit is the hotspot for beauty fake-its, on-the-spot “make-uppers” and signature beauty services. Pop in for a brow shaping, tinting, waxing, spray tan and more. It’s always fast flawless and fun!

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And to help you benebabes out there, I’ve list down most of the Benefit products that are available in store for you. Here are the products:

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Big easy bb cream
You’re one-and-done with this liquid-to-powder formula that’s bigger than BB. A complexion perfector that hydrates, balances and conceals.
Hello Flawless Oxygen Wow! Liquid Foundation 
Hello flawless, fabulous skin. A brightening liquid foundation that locks on over your primer and leaves your skin looking luminous even when the temp is turned up.
Hello flawless! powder foundation
Say “hello” to flawless skin. Our famous powder cover-up with a newly designed brush AND sponge glides on naturally sheer and layers beautifully for just the right amount of coverage.

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Primers and Concealers:
Puff off! under eye gel – Disguise those all-nighter eyes. This innovative custom “ironing” tip instantly helps smooth the look of under eye puffies. A few dabs and you’re on your way to awake, energized eyes.
“that gal” brightening face primer – brightening face primer
Stay flawless  – Let loose without losing your makeup. Our PRO-long primer sticks acts like a magnet to lock on your foundation for 15 fresh, flawless hours.
Ooh la lift – instant under-eye brightening boost
Stay don’t stray eyeshadow primer – eyeshadow primer

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More concealers:
Fakeup hydrating under eye concealer
– hydrating crease-control concealer
Erase paste brightening concealer – brightening camouflage for eyes & face
Boi-ing full coverage concealer – industrial-strength concealer

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Skin care includes:
Triple Performing Face Moisturizer – sheer oil-free broad spectrum SPF 15 facial sunscreen lotion
Moisture Prep Toning Lotion – smoothing lotion to prep face for moisturizer
Dream screen – Save face! A totally invisible sunscreen that absorbs on the spot and glides on like a dream. Broad spectrum SPF 45’s got you covered.
It’s potent! dark circle eye cream – Psst…a magic potion for tired eyes. This cream fades dark circles so eyes look bright and energized.
Refined finish facial polish – Scrub-a-dub dull skin away. This facial exfoliator purifies skin to reveal your skin’s natural radiance.
Instant comeback facial serum – Give tired skin a second wind. Hit refresh with our age-defying serum that boosts the look of your skin.
boo boo zap! – medicated acne treatment

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Creaseless cream eyeshadows in different colors.

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All happy smiles while inside the store!

PicMonkey Collage

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 We were given sweet treats during the opening launch too! Yumm!

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Sun beam – OMG…like sunshine in a bottle. This liquid highlighter is best for medium to deep complexions adding just the right touch of radiance.
High beam liquid highlighter – Stuck in a beauty rut? Here’s a bottle for a supermodel. A satiny pink highlighter that casts a dewy, radiant glow. (Yes a beam with an unexpected gleam.)

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Cheek and Lip Stain:
Lollitint cheek & lip stain – candy-orchid tinted cheek & lip stain
Chachatint cheek & lip stain – mango tinted cheek & lip stain
Benetint cheek & lip stain – rose-tinted cheek & lip stain

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Hydrating tinted lip balm includes : Benebalm, Chachabalm , Lollibalm and Posiebalm

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For the them cheeks:
Sugarbomb – “sugar rush flush” face powder
Hervana – a good karma & face powder
Dallas dusty rose face powder –  an outdoor glow for an indoor gal face powder
Rockateur – Umm are you famous? Turn the volume to 11 with this rockin’ rose gold cheek powder. A provocative flush gets you noticed and puts you at center stage.
dandelion brightening finishing powder – a brightening face powder
Hoola matte bronzer – Look like you just stepped off a plane from Barbados. It’s our best-selling bronzing powder with real tan-talizing appeal.
CORALista coral blush – a “rio” pleasure face powder

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Benefit is nothing without their famous brow products!!

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Ka-Brow! Eyebrow Cream-Gel Color
cream-gel brow color (this comes with an angled brush too!)

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Goof Proof Eyebrow Pencil
super easy brow-filling & shaping pencil

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Gimme Brow Volumizing Eyebrow Gel (right)
Thick lush arches are the best way to frame your eyes and make them pop. The brush-on fiber gel builds brows beautifully so eyes are front and center.

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The girls behind Benefit Ph.

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Another product that Benefit is known for is their POREfessional primers. Your secret weapon against pores.

The POREfessional: face primer – Pores…now you see ‘em, now you don’t! This lightweight PRO balm quickly minimizes the look of pores and fine lines for a fresh matte finish.
The POREfessional: agent zero shine – Make smoother-than-smooth skin your top-secret mission. This PRO powder expertly minimizes shine and helps smooth the look of pores.
The POREfessional: license to blot – BLOT on the spot. This incredible oil-blotting stick with a triangular tip targets shiny zones (even in hard-to-reach spots). Oil has finally met its matte.

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Eye make up:
They’re real! lengthening mascara – Are your lashes for real? Yes! The length is beyond belief. Doe-eyed and daring, you’ll see the lashes you never knew you had.
They’re real! gel eyeliner pen – Big dramatic eyes are yours! Wing it or draw a sexy cat eye. So many looks with this lash-hugging gel liner (in a pen…so crafty!)
They’re real! remover – strip-down waterproof eye makeup remover
Roller lash curling mascara – Meet your new curlfriend. Our super-curling and lifting mascara replaces the need for that ancient lash curler (a total time-suck). Yes, you can get back that extra two minutes!

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The very highlight and the first of its kind is this brow waxing services that they have in store and yes they have been helping out benebabes. Like what they say, Magically Transforming Brows since 1976!

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Gorgeous arches are the easiest way to open your eyes and look totally put together. Benefit’s brow experts will design a shape that flatters your eyes helping you look awake, polished and ready for anything.

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Couldn’t resist but took a photo at their play bar vanity area.

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Benefit Cosmetics’ boutique is located at the upper ground floor of Sm Seaside City Cebu (right across H&M). Once again Thank You for having us on your opening day, BenefitPH! Will also share you my beauty loot on my Instagram so make sure to follow!

But before I end this post, I wanted one of you fellow benebabes to experience their brow services in-store so I’m giving away a free coupon to one lucky reader! Again, follow me on Instagram @keiseee for I will be sharing the mechanics there! Good luck!

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