January & February Favourites 2017

Here are some products and items that stood out to me the past couple of months. Most of them I have used consistently since purchase, so it is only appropriate that I dedicate a blog post to them!


Skincare

Acure Aromatherapeutic Moroccan Argan Oil (Rose)*
I have an unhealthy obsession with this! It smells so. Damn. Good. One pump is enough to cover my entire face, and sometimes I mix it in with whatever base makeup I decide to wear. It leaves my skin soft, smooth and healthy. (Will be doing a review of the Acure products I received from my previous post [UNBOXING] Natural, Eco-Friendly Goodies)

Acure Quick Fix Correcting Balm (Argan Oil + Starrflower)

I have been using this day and night around my eye area, the corners of my nose and smile area, and on the liiiiiight dehydration line on my forehead. It’s been keeping my eyes nicely hydrated and moisturized, and the tight, dry skin around my nose has become bearable. The forehead is the only place I stopped using it because a pimple sprouted there from it, otherwise it has been doing the job of adding extra moisture to needed areas and “fixing” problems!

Charmzone Control Cream Self-Massage
I also have an unhealthy obsession with this product. It removes dead skin cells, clears the gunk in my skin, and leaves it feeling soft and smooth. It is unbelievably gentle and my skin always looks good after using it. (Will be doing a full review and demo)

Boscia Charcoal Deep-Pore Cleansing Stick Treatment
I bought this just for fun after watching YouTuber Gothamista’s review on cleansing sticks. Iv’e been using it on and off, and consistently on a week vacation, and it actually turned out to be pretty effective! I noticed the size of my pores minimized significantly after one use, it never made my skin feel tight, and my breakouts were never inflamed. The one thing is it “melts” a bit fast so make sure to be quick with the stick and set it aside upright! (Of course I shall review)

Supergoop Barre to Bar Beauty Set – I bought this for my week vacation down to Cuba and it proved to be a lovely set. The City Serum is light and hydrating, the CC cream matched my skin tone well, and the lip/cheek treat was a nice colour that blended into the skin and lips easily without looking patchy. The only one I’m on the fence about is the mist, because of it’s heavy smell of alcohol, and I haven’t used it enough to know if the SPF is effective. (Full review will be posted after this!)

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[MAKEUP TUTORIAL] Fresh + Kissable Daytime Valentine’s Day Look

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I figured a lot of people who go out for Valentine’s Day do something in the day time (like skating, coffee, exploring different parts of the city) so I wanted to film a look that perfects your skin and is fun and not too overbearing in the eye shadow department! And most importantly, your lippie will not transfer teeheeheeee……

PRODUCTS:
Klairs Mid-day Blue Sun Lotion SPF 40 PA++( REVIEW | Klairs Mid-day Blue Sun Lotion SPF40 / PA++)
Sappho CC Cream “Light”
Acure Aromatherapeutic Moroccan Argan Oil “Rose” ([UNBOXING] Natural, Eco-Friendly Goodies)
Pari Eye Primer
Be By Bubz Beauty Palette – Optimistic, Grateful, Bold, Inspired, Kind, Happy (REVIEW | Be… By BubzBeauty)
D.UP Silky Liquid Eyeliner “Brown”
Dollywink Mascara Blue tube
Hourglass Ambient Lighting Blush “Dim Infusion”
Cover FX Matte Bronzer “Suntan”
RMS Beauty Living Luminizer
Etude House Fresh Cherry Tint darker pink colour
Essence All About Matt! Fixing Compact
Urban Decay All-Night Setting Spray

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xo, M