Tuesday, 8 July 2014

New Make Up Purchases

Hey girls, 

Its been a while since i've had a splurge on make up. Because i own so much make up and beauty products and typically have 2 or 3 of each product i very rarely run out, however when my high end base products run out (which usually happens at the same time!) i can tell the difference when i reach for different/cheaper products. I have repurchased these three products many many times, i have gone through countless bottles of NARS Sheer Glow and the MAC Mineralize skinfinish natural and i always, always come back to them. They are my absolute favourites and have been now for a good few years, pricey, but i recommend that to absolutely anyone that comes my way. I think this is the third time i have repurchased the Benefit Boi-ing. Theres a fair few concealers that i like, the Bobbi Brown creamy concealer is one of my faves as is the Benefit Fake Up (which i had last) so as i was making a ASOS order i went for the Boi-ing, but all three i rate highly! 

As im going on holiday at the end of the month (I bet you're sick of me banging on about this now!) I opted for slightly darker shades that i would usually tend to go for, not massively though as i can always darken with bronzer. Its also worth the new packaging of the MAC MSF, it now comes in a black compact with a mirror, so definitely an added bonus with the same amount of product as before, im impressed!
NARS Sheer Glow Foundation in Medium 2 Santa Fe (£30.50)
MAC Mineralize Skinfinish Natural in Medium Plus (£23)
Benefit Boi-ing Concealer Medium 2 (£17.50) 
It pains me when all three base products run out at the same time as its over £70 each time, wowsers! And to be quite honest with you, they dont even last me that long to be honest, but the amount of times i have repurchased each just shows how in love with them i am, believe me i have tried cheaper alternatives but they just dont cut it with me. 

Have you tried any of these products? Any foundation/concealer/powder recommendations?
xx
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6 comments:

  1. "It pains me when all three base products run out at the same time"

    Yes, I can't agree enough! Makeup is such an expensive investment haha!

    XO Romzs from runbarbierun.com

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  2. NARS sheer glow is a lovely foundation! I defiantly need to invest in a new bottle!

    www.britishbeautyaddict.com

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  3. I've just bought NARS Sheer Glow coudln't resist anymore just waiting for it to arrive can't wait x

    Catherines Loves

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  4. I got Nars sheer glow. For me it give a lovely finish but some time it also looks a bit cakey on my face. I think the best way to apply it is using buffing brush.

    Kiss me Sunday // Bloglovin

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  5. Hi Sinead,

    i think you're so right, sometimes the expensive products are worth it when it comes to things that you use everyday like foundation & concealer.

    i still often go for the cheap products that just don't stay on very long and i think i need to take a leaf out of your book!!

    Love Shani xo
    Co-founder at Style Honey
    www.stylehoney.com

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  6. I'll be honest, the first thing that crossed my mind reading this was "You ran out of MAC MSF? Amazing!". I've had mine for years now and I don't see any hope of hitting pan anytime soon. Lol. It's great that the MSF now has a new and more convenient packaging with the mirror and all.

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