New Year – New Makeup

I promised myself, when the year started I wouldnโ€™t spend that much on makeup. I lied.

I spent too much.

However, in my defence. Some of the products I bought was just rebuying the same things because I have run out. ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ

So donโ€™t hate. But hereโ€™s a list of Januaryโ€™s Beauty Haul.

1.Iconic Illuminator Drops ยฃ30

They had a discount code for ยฃ10 off. The original price was ยฃ30. So technically thatโ€™s a good bargain. Right? ๐Ÿ™„

I heard so many good reviews about these drops, I just had to try it out myself. They have four shades, I went with Shine, which is a pink based shimmer to add a pearly shine. It can be used with my foundation, or as a base before I apply my foundation, and also after I’ve applied my foundation as a highlighter.

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2. Laura Mercier Translucent Powder ยฃ29

I went to selfridges in Oxford Street for my wedding shoes and they had a Laura Mercier and other dreamy counters, which I was forbidden from buying any other makeup but I needed to repurchase this setting powder as I ran out of it and this was the perfect opportunity to do so. Itโ€™s simply the best translucent powder by far. No flashbacks at all! I would swear by this product for sure!

3. Too Faced Chocolate Gold ยฃ39

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This was missions to get hold of! The debenhams website authorised my order then sent an email half hour later after the confirmation email that itโ€™s been cancelled. So then I tried with my brothers card and the same thing happened. I just went into store and ordered it off of them. It was delivered successfully which was a relief and it was worth it! I mean have you seen how dreamy it is. Like oh my ๐Ÿ˜

4. Anastasia Beverly Hills Sugar Glow Kit, Dipbrow Pomade, Brow Gell & Brow Brush ยฃ101

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Ok, so after I got the Too Faced palette I was like no, no more. Then CultBeauty email me giving me a 15% discount and I literally couldnโ€™t help myself. And I did need to buy another Dipbrow and restock on brow gel, so I basically did NEED to buy it. Also the Glow Kit was the last one I needed to complete my collection and itโ€™s just literally so pretty, so please, donโ€™t hate?

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The pigmentation is so creamy and buttery, it literally is so beautiful. ๐Ÿ™‚

5. Nars Luminous Foundation and Creamy Concealer ยฃ59

I found a new website thatโ€™s called Fabled by Marie Claire and they combine their deliveries with Ocado. When you sign up they give you a 15% coupon off your first order. The Nars Foundation is my number one favourite and it was another restock, same with the Concealer.ย ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ

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6. Tarte Shape Tape Concealer. ยฃ22

I heard itโ€™s the best of the best, I had to try it out for myself, and they had free delivery. ๐Ÿ˜‚

It comes with a big doe applicator and it is very full coverage, some days I can just use the concealer on itโ€™s own without any foundation, so it is a win win. The packaging it comes in is so exciting and very well presented.

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7. Tarte Limited Edition Make Believe in Yourself Eye and Cheek Palette ยฃ17 and Skin Twinkle Lighting Palette ยฃ25

So you do not understand how badly I have wanted this palette, from when it first launched. It was limited edition and Iโ€™ve been trying to look for it, chase it, but I could never get my hand on it. The Tarte website wouldnโ€™t let me access it from the UK so when I was tracking my shape tape concealer order, I just thought let me just search it and BOOM it was there for ยฃ17!!!! Then to get free delivery I needed to spend ยฃ23 more or pay ยฃ10 for the delivery. So obviously, I went on a hunt and found this highlighter palette on sale for ยฃ25. And then, you know the rest. ๐Ÿ˜‰

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8. Mac Fix Plus Coconut, Lip Liner Soar & Lip Conditioner ยฃ46

These were all rebuys, theyโ€™ve got a new range and scents of fix plus I went with coconut, the other scents are the original one, lavender, rose and coconut. Iโ€™m allergic to lavender so that was a no, Iโ€™ve purshaces the rose one before so I thought Iโ€™d try the coconut fix plus. Soar is my favourite lip liner, I use this with anything and everything before I apply any lipsticks. The lip conditioner, I use all the time, it helps keep it hydrated, softย and fresh especially in the winter season itโ€™s horrible. When I apply any lipsticks it doesnโ€™t crack or dry my lips out.

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So these are my January makeup buys, I am putting myself in a makeup ban so hopefully I donโ€™t buy anything more! I got a damn. wedding to pay for ๐Ÿ™Š

Hope you liked my blog and stay tuned for my great content I got planned. Be sure to follow me on Instagram @iMonafWonders ๐Ÿ

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