Beauty, Haul

First Post – Hello and a Beauty Haul

So, Hello! Welcome to my brand new blog! 🙂

I decided to start with a haul, because.. I love shopping. I could spend hours in shops swatching and trying on new things and happily walk out with a shopping bag in my hands, leaving a small fortune behind.

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Some of the products mentioned in this post are repurchases that are tried and loved and some are new additions to my always growing collection. Hope you’ll enjoying having a little peak.

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Embryolisse – Lait-Crème Concentrè – This is my third tube of this. Love the smell and feel of it and, most importantly, my skin likes it to.

Indeed Labs – Hydraluron – My second tube of this stuff. It has helped my dehydrated skin get better and, as it is very light, I love using it in the mornings. It doesn’t interact with how my makeup sits and helps to keep any dry patches away.

Estée Lauder – New Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II – A new purchase for me. I’d heard loads about the original and just had to get the new version.

Clarins – Instant Eye Makeup Remover – Third bottle. Love it. Enough said.

Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula – Natural Bronze Gradual Tanning Moisturiser  – I’ve heard some good reviews about this, and as it was half priced in Boots (£2.67!) decided to grab one.

Soap & Glory – Sugar Crush Body Scrub – I haven’t yet finished my first tub of this, but I saw it for £4 in Boots and decided to get one for when I run out.

Maybelline – Baby Lips Lip Balm in Hydrate – The much talked about super lip balm. I just had to see what all the fuss was about.

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Lancôme – Vernis in Love Nail Polish in Carail in Love and Lancôme – Hypnôse Doll Eyes by Alber Elbaz – I’m a sucker for nice packaging: i have been wanting to try the Doll Eyes mascara for some time now and this seamed like a good enough excuse to get one + got 1500 of Boots points, for buying two Lancôme products.

YSL – La Laque Couture Nail Lacquer in 22 Beige Lager – Saw this on my best friends nails and it looked absolutely stunning!

Viktor & Rolf – Flowerbomb – Another repurchase. I love Flowerbomb so much! For me nothing can beat this.

YSL – Volupté Sheer Candy in No 5 – I absolutely love Tom Fords Lip and Cheek Stain in Tainted Love, but as it was limited edition I had to find a replacement and this is doing a really good job.

Chanel – Les Beiges Retractable Kabuki Brush – This brush is sooooo soft! I got it for keeping in my makeup bag and using with the Chanel Les Beiges powder.

Chanel – Stylo Eyeshadow in 07 Moon River – After seeing it on Teri’s blog I had to have it. But it wasn’t easy to find, it had sold out everywhere. And after weeks of searching I did finally find it in the Chanel Covent Garden store.

Clarins – 3-Dot Liner – Didn’t get to try it when it first came out as a limited edition, so decided to give it a go now.

MAC – Lipstick in Brick-O-La – A purchase inspired by Estée.

 Mac – Lipstick in See Sheer – I wanted to get a nice muted coral lipstick and found this.

What are your favourite recent buys?

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