Beauty Shopping Haul

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I popped out to buy a couple of items and bought more than I planned to, as usual. Here’s what I got in my latest shopping haul.

Clinique Chubby Stick Cheek Colour in Amp’d Up Apple

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Since my favourite (limited edition) blush ran out last year, I’ve been using various blushers and bronzers already in my collection. I finally decided to treat myself to a new blush, so I bought one of Clinique’s Chubby Sticks for cheeks. The shade I got is Amp’d Up Apple, which swatches brown but applies to cheeks as a pretty pink. Once I’ve tried this product more, I’ll be doing a full post about it.

Max Factor Lip Liner in Pink Petal

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As I’ve starting experimenting more with lip colours, I decided to invest in a new lip liner. Pink Petal is a nude pink that will work well under most of the lip colours I own, and is a flattering shade for my fair skin tone.

Lanolips Lemonaid Lip Aid

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I’m not going to say much about this product as I mention it all the time, but Lanolips is my absolute favourite lip balm. It smells and tastes great and really does stop my lips from feeling dry and flaky. I didn’t bulk buy like I usually do as there’s no special offers on, but this is a great product to have in any beauty collection.

Real Techniques Miracle Complexion Sponge

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I know there’s always a lot of debate about which makeup sponge is better, the Beauty Blender or Real Technique’s, so I decided it was time to have at least one in my collection. I don’t use liquid foundations, so I bought the sponge to blend in my concealer, cream blushers and bronzers. Real Technique’s sponge is the cheaper of the two, which is why I decided to purchase this one first, and if I like it I may give the ever popular Beauty Blender a try.

Clarisonic Delicate Brush Head Pack

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I was in need of some new brush heads for my beloved Clarisonic, but at £35 for two they don’t come cheap! I usually buy the sensitive brushes, but as they were sold out I’ll be trying delicate this time, which feels almost the same.

B. Makeup Brush Cleansing Wipes

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I have to admit that I don’t clean my makeup brushes anywhere near enough, probably due to my current brush cleaner not being great. So I decided to purchase these cleansing wipes to see if they could get my brushes cleaner. I haven’t tested them yet, but I’ll be writing a review in the future.

Orly Polish Bond and Orly Chip Guard

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My nail polish never seems to last more than a day before chipping, so I’ve bought two of Orly’s products to see if they can change this. The Polish Bond is a basecoat and the Chip Guard is a topcoat. I’ll be posting a review once I’ve tried these to let you know if they work.

Boots Nail Polish Remover

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Not much needs to be said about this, other than nail polish remover is an item that I always need in my beauty stash.

Let me know if you’ve tried any of these products.

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