Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid Review & Swatch
By Ree

Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid Review & Swatch

8 May 2018 (Updated: 21 Jan 2019)

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Being obsessed with concealer, I literally couldn’t wait to try this brand new complexion product from Hourglass. It promises to retouch fading makeup, neutralise darkness and illuminate the complexion in a long-wear, skin-loving formula. Here’s the low down on Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid. I have photos, swatches and before and after photos.

Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid
Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid

I have been absolutely loving the other new launch from Hourglass, the Veil Translucent Setting Powder. From what I can tell online, it has been very well received. This new concealer is its perfect complexion partner. Hourglass are calling it “your morning cup of coffee, your 3pm piece of chocolate, and your post-workout glow all rolled into one!”

Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid
Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid

Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid Features

  • Multitasking complexion enhancer
  • Sheer, weightless, oil-free fluid
  • Cancels out dullness
  • Illuminates darkness
  • Retouches fading makeup
  • Doesn’t cake or crease
  • Uses hyaluronic acid, plant water extract, and grapefruit extract to nourish & hydrate
  • Available in 6 shades

Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid Shades & Swatches

  • Vanilla – very fair to fair
  • Fair – fair to light
  • Natural – light to light medium
  • Sand – light medium to medium
  • Honey – medium to medium deep
  • Almond – medium deep to deep

Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid Swatch – Vanilla

I have shade Vanilla to show you, which is perfect for brightening up my under eye area and concealing the look of redness and pores.

Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid Swatch - Vanilla
Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid Swatch – Vanilla

Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid Swatch - Vanilla

As you can see, it’s a lovely sheer product that adds coverage without being cakey or heavy. It has a luminous quality but no shimmer at all, so it’s kind to all skin types and textures and has a very flattering skin-like finish.

Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid Swatch - Vanilla
Vanilla

I apply it with the doe-foot, and then use my fingertip to tap and blend it into the skin. It is lovely! The feel is light and almost imperceptible yet is has a lovely brightening and softening effect.

Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid - After Photo
Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid – After Photo

If you need something to enhance and illuminate the complexion without adding any heaviness or the look of too much makeup, you will love this.

The Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid is £25 and available HERE now.

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Ree

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2 thoughts on “Hourglass Veil Retouching Fluid Review & Swatch

  1. Is the Vanilla lighter in shade than the Fair? I was given vanilla but I was looking at the Fair and the sales person said Fair was too light for me. I feel that Vanilla is too light!

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