As a lot as I’d like to attempt to fall head over heels for each single magnificence product I obtain, it could be bodily unimaginable. I imply, if I give up my job this second, moved to Antarctica, and introduced my present hoard of merchandise alongside, I’d nonetheless be greater than set for all times. After all, that’s definitely not taking place anytime quickly (though after 2020, who can know what the longer term holds!), so I recruit my family and friends to check the entire merchandise that at present runneth over my condo. Even my 73-year-old dad has been coerced into the method once or twice!
My angel of a roommate, Steph Limiti, at all times will get first dibs—a duty that has grown exponentially since COVID. You see, pre-pandemic, all of my packages had been despatched to the workplace and any extras I didn’t wish to instantly check or take residence had been stowed within the WWW Magnificence closet. Nicely, R.I.P., as a result of over a yr later, that sucker most likely has two inches of mud on it and never a single new system to its identify. As an alternative, each final inch of my condo has taken over within the interim.
My roommate, Steph, may be irritated by the truth that jars, bottles, tubes, and tinctures inhabit nearly all of our ground house, however once more, she’s an angel and has blessedly accepted the Sephora standing of our condo. The silver lining? She has entry to—and will get to check—her fill of thrilling magnificence merchandise, and all I ask in return is her unfiltered opinions and ideas. Higher but, since she’s the content material supervisor for Who What Put on’s sister skincare model, Versed, she completely is aware of a very good magnificence product from a foul one and presents an knowledgeable, contemporary perspective. She’s been at this at-home assessment factor for simply over a yr (we had been nonetheless comparatively new roomies when COVID hit), so I believed it could be enjoyable to do a fast dive into her present magnificence wardrobe. Beneath, she’s sharing the holy-grail merchandise (out of actually lots of) that she’s turn into completely obsessive about and why she loves them. Preserve scrolling!