Favourites: December 2012

I thought I would share with you the products that I’ve been loving this month, you might want to get a cup of tea!

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  • Soap and Glory, Clean On Me – This shower gel smells so good, I think it smells like the Chanel Coco Mademoiselle perfume. When I use them together  (I don’t use the perfume in the shower, I mean afterwards, that would be slightly strange) the scent lasts a good few hours. It’s £5.50 for 500ml from Boots and this bottle has lasted me for at least 6 months as you only need the smallest amount. 
  • Chanel Rouge Allure Luminous Satin Lip Colour in 05, Desirable – I have recently written a post about this, that I’ll link here, so I won’t bang on about it too much. It’s £25 a tube (ouch) but I love it.
  • YSL Le Teint Touche Eclat Foundation – This is the tiny little bottle you can hardly see. I was cheeky and asked for a sample without buying anything, even though I would happily have bought half the counter. This foundation leaves a gorgeous finish and makes me look a lot more radiant if I do say so myself. It’s a light to medium coverage so if you’re like me and have quite a bit of redness it’s not the best, but it does calm it down and make it look more like a natural flush. It’s is normally £28, but at the moment it’s in the sale on feelunique.com for £23.80, so i’ll be making a purchase of the full size bottle as soon as i’ve finished writing this.
  • Lanolips Lemonaid Lip Aid – This is the only thing that will get rid of my dry chapped lips and it smells like lemon sherberts. in my book, that’s a win.
  • Maybelline The Falsies Black Drama Mascara + Clinique High Lengths Mascara – These two mascaras are my all time favourites, I’ll branch out and try different ones only to come running back begging for forgiveness. I use the Maybelline for the days when I want dramatic full lashes and the Clinique when I want a more natural look but still defined and lengthened lashes.
  • Botanics All Bright Eye Soothing Eye Makeup Remover – This is brilliant at getting eye makeup off and at only £3.99 at Boots you can’t really go wrong.
  • Natural Collection Pressed Powder – This is great for setting your makeup and it doesn’t make you look like you’ve caked yourself in foundation. It doesn’t provide much to any coverage but for a setting powder it’s great. This is also a bargain product from Boots priced at £1.99, or 3 for £5 across the Natural Collection makeup range.
  • MUA Heaven and Earth Palette – This is all I’ve used for eyeshadow this month. The shadows are nicely pigmented and it’s only £4 from Superdrug. I’ve been Using the 3rd shade on the bottom row all over the lid and then the 4th shade on the bottom row to define the crease.

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What have been your favourites for this month?

Thanks for reading and Happy New Year!! 🙂

xxx

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