Friday, February 25, 2011

Benefit Beauty Event (See Jane Radiate)

me, alicia, anh + nicole (photo c/o anh - check out her blog for more pictures!)

I was cordially invited to a blogger beauty event at Benefit's headquarters in San Francisco on Wednesday (thank you again, Erin and all!) where I got to test out their new skincare line b.right Radiant Skincare.  The wonderful people at Benefit graciously gave us each a set of their new skincare line and let me tell you, my face feels super soft and hydrated.  I'm a longtime benefit fan (I credit my friend Marion for introducing me to Erase Paste: best.concealer.ever) and am often frequent their famous brow bars, so I can't wait to give these products a test run.

Unfortunately, because I was in San Francisco for work, I left the camera at home (but please, check out the iPhone Hipstamatic pictures taken in my hotel room below for a good chuckle); however, everyone there snapped a ton of pics, so be sure to check out their blogs!  It's funny because although I'm not technically a SF based blogger, they have definitely welcomed into their world as I semi-live my life out here due to my day job and constant travels.  It was great hanging out with Anh, Alicia, Becca, and Nicole and even though my project is winding down, I think I'll have to schedule some "follow-up work trips" out there, just to say hi!

For some reason, I don't think this shade of green is the oceanic look they were trying to convey.  Nevertheless, these are some great products that I am thrilled to try out!

29 comments

Claire Kiefer said...

Ooooooh exciting! I love Benefit (especially the Dear John moisturizer) and you are terribly lucky to have been invited to this (and given those goodies!). I live in San Francisco so def gonna check out those other bloggers!

Laura said...

Sounds like a fun event! I love your blazer.

Josie said...

I love Benefit -- you lucky girl! This sounds amazing!
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Taylor said...

OOOOH I need to pick your brain on your thoughts after!!! I can't seem to find anything that is working out here in this weather! :(

And this eye concealer you speak of - gold? I have the WORST circles always!!!

Next weekend, shopping? Lunch? Mani/pedi? I am in for all of the above!

RosaLovesDC said...

Oh so fun you got to meet with other great bloggers in SF.
You all ladies looked so great.
I cannot wait to hear your thoughts about these beauty products.

Collette Osuna said...

Sounds like fun....and you look fab as always:)

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taylor said...

the packaging is really pretty!

Closet Fashionista said...

Oooh that's so exciting! Love the packaging :D
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PursuitOfLLT said...

love, love, love benefit! i've been looking for a new skincare routine, might have to check this out!

Julie said...

Love that green giveaway box! Saw this on 9to5chic as well and it looks like you girls had a great time!


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TheChambrayCountess said...

Benefit is awesome! Can't wait to hear more about future products!

Valerie said...

I love Benefit products and Erase paste is definitely the best concealer ever. What a fun event! And the little box the products came in is adorable! Have a great weekend, Anna!

Daniela said...

your blazer in fabulous - I got a better look on Becca's blog.
Where is it from???

FRANKIE HEARTS FASHION said...

Sounds like you ladies had an amazing time! And I am digging your striped blazer...have a great weekend. xo

Anna Jane said...

Hi ladies! The blazer is actually from H&M and I just bought it this week...i LOVE it.

Alicia said...

This event was seriously so fun! I haven't had time to do my recap yet (next week). And yes, can't believe I'm actually excited for a Monday ;) Enjoy your weekend lady!!

Samantha said...

How fun! You're so lucky to get invited! :o)

-Samantha

http://thisfashionista.blogspot.com

Meg said...

I love benefit! especially high beam - gives the perfect glow!

such a great event to attend, lucky girl! ;)

MEGAN LAND
xx

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