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When In Doubt, Strobe or Highlight Featuring Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick in Bronze


REVIEW: Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick in Bronze

Strobing is not new. It is the latest trend that has taken the makeup and beauty world by storm. Everyone is strobing... All models walking the runways of the world have strobed skin. Strobing... Strobing... Strobing... The term's everywhere...

Strobing literally translates to highlighting in layman's terms... Earlier it was contouring and highlighting, now its simply highlighting... Strobing or highlighting looks more natural than contouring no doubt and hence perhaps that's why its being embraced by everyone...

I am personally a huge fan of strobing and I have a decent collection of highlighters from drugstore to high-end... Today I am going to be reviewing a high-end highlighter that I use to strobe. Ladies and gentlemen please put your hands together for Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick in Bronze.

Price of Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick in Bronze

It costs INR 2490/-

The Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick consists of 5 bars of gorgeous shimmer that is very finely milled, is extremely soft in texture and is not chunky at all. As far as the shades are concerned, the first bar is a pale gold, the second a beautiful champagne gold, the third a copper-ish gold, fourth a peachy gold and the fifth a bronzed gold. They are really gorgeous individually as well as together.

As far as multitasking is concerned, the shimmer brick can be used as a palette of 5 shimmery eye shadows but I personally love using it as a highlighter, the way it was meant to be used. Its great for highlighting one's cheekbones, the bridge of the nose, the cupid's bow, the chin as well as the center of the forehead.

The shimmer brick has no odor and the shimmer particles are not chunky at all. They are very fine and they impart a natural looking sheen to one's skin. The product is buildable and hence easy to work with.

The Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick in Bronze comes in a sturdy but glossy black case with Bobbi Brown lettering, typical to all Bobbi Brown products. The packaging is like that of a compact and has a very good quality mirror as well.

Overall Rating: 

Even though it is a little pricey (it is Bobbi Brown!) the quality of course is amazing and hence I feel the price is justified. I love the product and recommend it to everyone who is into highlighting and well as per the latest trend, Strobing :)


  1. this is a much raved about product, does the job beautifully :) u look super

  2. OMG you look mesmerising!! Heard a lot a bout this product but the price :( Any drugstore recommendation?

    My current facial toner, importance of toning, DIY using toner and more!!

  3. stunning...this bobby brown brick is amazing..heard good reviews about it from everyone

  4. This looks amazing. Really wish Bobbi brown was available in more cities in India.

  5. Well written.. this indeed is an amazing product.

  6. Could you please review Sivanna shimmer brick? It was launched in the market as a dupe for this particular product by bobby brown.


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