Clinique Nutcracker Suite Collection Review, Swatches - Really Ree
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Clinique Nutcracker Suite Collection Review, Swatches

25 Nov 2014 (Updated: 20 Jan 2019)

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Ooh this is wonderful and so different for Clinique. Get ready for the prettiest makeup collection, inspired by the grace and beauty of the Nutcracker! Say hello to the Clinique Nutcracker Suite Collection. It’s dreamy!

Clinique Nutcracker Suite Collection Review

This super pretty line takes its lead from the characters, costumes and scenery of the ballet performance. Think floaty tulle, luxurious velvet, “vivid pinks, glittering whites, and vibrant purples”. It is the perfect Christmas fairy-tale.

Clinique Nutcracker Suite Collection Review

Clinique Nutcracker Suite Collection Contents

The stars of this collection are 2 palettes which each represent different aspects of the performance:

Clinique Nutcracker Palettes
  • Clinique Nutcracker Act I palette – Snowflakes Suite
  • Clinique Nutcracker Act II palette – Sugar Plum Suite (online exclusive)
  • Clinique Blended Face Powder in SnowFlake Dreams
  • Clinique Chubby Stick Baby Tint in Budding Blossom
  • Clinique Chubby Stick Baby Tint in Flowering Freesia

I will show the swatches of the Clinique Nutcracker palettes in my next post but here’s a close up look at everything for now.

Clinique Nutcracker Palettes £35

Clinique Nutcracker Palette Act I Snowflake Suite
Clinique Nutcracker Palette Act II Sugar Plum Suite

As I said, I will show the palettes in detail in my next post, but they each have  4 eyeshadows and a blusher. Very pretty indeed!

Snowflake Dreams Blended Face Powder £23

This is for adding beautiful highlight to the skin and can be used on shoulders, chest, neck, inner corners of the eyes, and cupids bow.

Clinique Nutcracker Suite Collection – Snowflake Dreams Powder
Clinique Nutcracker Suite Collection – Snowflake Dreams Powder Swatch
Clinique Nutcracker Suite Collection – Snowflake Dreams Powder

Chubby Stick Baby Tints £17

These are 2 shades from the original Baby Tints collection, Budding Blossom and Flowering Freesia, that have been selected to perfectly complement the collection.

Clinique Nutcracker Suite Collection – Chubby Stick Baby Tints

Make sure you check out my post on the Baby Tints here.

Clinique Nutcracker Suite is such a feminine and elegant collection, just perfect for that kind of magical Christmas vibe. It is available at counters nationwide now. Find it online HERE. Stay tuned to see those palettes.



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