Hello readers and Happy New Year! Hopefully this year has been off to a great start for you. 🙂
I’m rounding up my standout makeup products for 2015, so let’s get started.
Charlotte Tilbury Matte Revolution Lipstick
Housed in gorgeous, vintage rose-gold packaging this lipstick will change the way you view matte lipsticks.
Kiko Milano Cosmetics Smart Lipstick
Priced under $10, you’ll be able to stock up on a few without breaking the bank and they wear incredibly well.
Estee Lauder Pure Color Envy Sculpting Lipstick
With a magnetic cap to keep the lining of your purse safe, these lipsticks have all you can ask for: creamy application and highly pigmented color.
e.l.f. Cosmetics EX-tra Lipgloss
At $2, you’ll get smooth application and impressive pigmentation with these glosses.
NYX Butter Gloss
Another great and affordable line , these glosses come in a beautiful range of non-sticky colors and smell so sweet.
Dior Addict Lip Maximizer
Higher on the price point but definitely worth it, this tingly pale pink lipgloss leaves lips with a smooth and fuller pout that isn’t sticky.
Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation Stick
With the portable, sleek packaging, this foundation stick is perfect to carry on the go and allows for buildable coverage while letting your skin shine through.
Rimmel London Lasting Finish Foundation
Giving high end foundations a run for their money, this drugstore gem offers full and light-weight coverage with a satin finish.
The Beauty Crop Lighting Crew Highlighting Cream
One of my Birchbox samples, this highlighting cream smells amazing and provides a nice glow for the face or body.
Charlotte Tilbury Wonder Glow
I received a sample of this product and it provides a lovely lit from within sheen that doesn’t scream heavy shimmer or glitter.
Benefit Cosmetics Roller Lash Curling and Lifting Mascara
A great mascara that lengthens and curls my lashes with no irritation.
One of my favorite gel liners, this is easy to apply and control with lasting power.
Stila Cosmetics Stay All Day Waterproof Liquid Eyeliner
A staple in my beauty arsenal, once you apply this, it will not budge and it will last you a long time.
Clinique Chubby Stick Sculpting Contour
My first cream contour product, this is easy to carry with you, blends easily and gives a natural but defined finish.
Nars Radiant Creamy Concealer
The wand in this concealer allows for precise application and the shade Vanilla provides great coverage without it feeling heavy.
TreSiQue Correct and Cover Concealer Crayon
Another Birchbox sample, I like to use this when I need a tad more coverage and blends out nicely.
Too Faced Brow Envy Kit
This kit almost has everything you basically need for grooming and touching up your eyebrows including tweezers, setting wax and customizable brow powders.
Hourglass Ambient Lighting Blush
A smooth blush that gives a beautiful glow and comes in a great range of colors for any skin tone.
Burberry Beauty Light Glow Natural Blush
My holy grail blush, this feels and blend like butter and the shade Earthy Glow can be used as a blush or slight contour.
Colourpop Super Shock Cheek
These wallet friendly blushes have a unique mousse-like texture that is nicely pigmented and comes in a variety of shades and finishes.
Tarte Cosmetics Beauty and the Box Eyeshadow in Apple of My Eye
Included in a PopSugar Must Have Box, these shadows are can be worn any season as it includes gold, bronze and brown shades.
Bobbi Brown Long Wear Cream Shadow Stick
Eyeshadows in a stick form that take a little bit of blending but provide long wearing color that doesn’t easily crease.
That’s it for today. Stay tuned Thursday for my picks on skincare and hair products.
What were your favorites in 2015?