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2014 Makeup Favourites

To start of the new year I thought it would be nice to take a look back to all my favourite things for 2014. Happy New Year everyone. My family and I spent the night cuddling each other and snoring away in our bed when the rest of the world are celebrating. We're definitely too old for this already. 

It has been rather a slow discovery on the make up bits last year. Towards the end of the year, I've started to fill in my brows to make it look more groom. Thanks to my colleague who's sitting next to me in the office *lol* While on the skincare department, I have been getting my hormonal pimples since I had my IUCD done. *sighs* Been treating my face most of the time and sticking to the products that still works. 

So without further ado here goes the long list...

Best Sunscreen - Shiseido Perfect UV Protector SPF50+
Best Primer - Bourjois Happy Light Luminous Serum Primer
Best Foundation - CHANEL Vitalumiere Aqua Foundation in B20 and Nars Sheer Glow in Deauville (new fav!!!)
Best Concealer - Nars Radiant Creamy Concealer in Custard
Best Powder - Bourjois Healthy Balance Powder in Vanille
Best Blusher - Tarte Amazonian Clay Long-Wear Blush in Exposed and NYX blush in Dusty Rose
Best Brow Product - brown eyeshadow in Sleek Storm palette
Best Eye Primer - MUA Eye Primer
Best Eyeshadow Palette - Catrice Absolute Nude Eyeshadow Palette
Best Eyeshadow Stick - Laura Mercier Caviar Stick Eye Crayon in Amethyst and Rose Gold
Best Eye Liner - Revlon Colorstay Eyeliner in Brown Black and Charcoal
Best Lip Balm - Dior Lip Glow Lip Color Reviver
Best Lipstick - Dior Nude lipstick in Grege and Chanel Rouge Coco Shine in Boy

Best Makeup Remover - Bioderma Sensibio H2O Micelle Solution 
Best Cleansing Oil - The Body Shop Camomile Cleansing Oil
Best Cleansing Balm - Clinique Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm
Best Cleanser - Oskia Renaissance Cleansing Gel
Best Exfoliating Toner - Clarins Gentle Exfoliator Brightening Toner
Best Hydrating Toner - Balance Me Hydrating Face Mist
Best Serum (day) - Caudalie Vinosource SOS Thirst Quenching Serum
Best Serum (night) - Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair
Best Moisturiser (day) - Origins Ginzing Energy Boosting Moisturiser
Best Moisturiser (night) - Khiel's Ultra Facial Cream for Intense Hydration 
Best Face Oil - Orico London Superico Vitamin Ricj Oil
Best Face Mask - Aesop Parsley Seed Masque and REN Glycolactic Radiance Renewal Mask

- The Body Shop Shea Body Butter
- The Body Shop Moringa and Argan Oil Body Scrub
- Especially Escada Perfume

- Chanel PST Caviar in Black and Gold hardware
- Modalu Mini Pippa Bag in Black and Gold hardware

*toast* To a great year ahead! Insya Allah.. :D


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