Friday, 23 December 2011

My Fave Makeup Gems for 2011

Hello Chicas

This is a post to share makeup  products I have loved using throughout 2011

Nars smudge proof eyeshadow base- I love this eye primer,my eyeshadow stays in tact all day with no creasing business,makes eyeshadow glide on easily, blend easily and look more intense

Nars eye makeup remover- Removes all traces of light and heavy eye makeup,doesnt irritate the skin at all

Benefit High beam- Highlighter/illuminator- great for addinmg a bit of glow,either mix with your foundation,add on the apples of your cheeks or on your brow bone. Best highlighter I have used

Nars Taos blusher- a desert rose blush which is beautiful on most skintones,highly pigmented&long lasting

Too Faced Duo Sided blush in Pink Provocateur- a candy pink blush with highlighter that can be mixed together to give an everyday beautiful glow

Sleek Rose Gold- a dupe to the famous Nars Orgasm blush this stuff is amaze,I love it its a peachy pink blush with gold undertones

NYX Megashine lipgloss in Gold pink- my lips but better lipgloss,a pinky nude gloss I love it
L'oreal Glam shine lipgloss in Rose blush-  Again another light pink gloss love it
Sleek Pout polish in Rasberry Souffle- contains SPF15,moisturises  lips&gives  a bit of rasberry fuchia tint
Illamasqua Intense lipgloss in Petulant- highly pigmented hot magenta lipgloss,love it

Nars Cheyenne eyeshadow duoGold and bronzey eyeshadow this is perfect for everyday wear and during summer as well. The shadows are pigmented,long lasting and just beautiful

Sugarpill sweetheart palette- You know I love all of the brights hehe these eyeshadows are bright not for the faint hearted,pigmented,long lasting I enjoyed creating bright and bold makeup looks with these

Nails Inc OMP(oh my pink) Bright fuschia colour loved it for spring and summer

Barry M Nail paint Indigo -navy purple like blue perfect for fall&winter

Revlons Nail enamel Tropicana- Bright coral loved it all summer

Sigma Flat top kabuki F80 brush- This has been my everyday foundation nrush,blends in liquid,powder and cream products like a dream. Gives a flawless airbrushed finished look

Avon Angled blusher brush- My first ever blusher brush,I still love it and use it to apply blush on the apples of my cheeks,its very easy to use as it is an angle brush

Mac 217 blending brush- best eyeshadow brush in my collection,I have used it to apply and blend eyeshadows

Nars Niagara lipstick- pinky coral colour

Mac Up the Amp lipstick- Purple with blue undertone colour

Sleek O.M.G true colour lipstick- this is a  very bold bright orange red colour

Sleek True colour lipstick in Fuschiaa pretty fuschia pink colour

If you have any requests or questions about any of these products please let me know

Have a wonderful day
Stay Beautiful&Blessed
Much Love


  1. you know so much about make up!
    you should really start your own

  2. great choices, i love NARS

  3. love the simplicity of this blog. thankyou for following, did the same as well :) looking forward to reading more of your posts!

  4. @Roseanne lol thanx hun idk abt starting my own line rofl I'm just a beauty junkie hehe

    @CottonCandyINK thanx hun,Yes I agree Nars is just love!

    @Samantha awww thanks so much for compliments&following,very much appreciated

  5. You picked some really amazing products. Loving all of the NARS stuff in this post. That is my favourite makeup brand. They make such great quality products.

  6. I've wanted to try High Beam forever. Heard so many wonderful things about it.

  7. girl, you always know your makeup. i'll have to remember some of these products for my next haul.

    Happy Holidays! <3

  8. also I love Nars make-up, but so difficult to buy in italy!
    take a look on my blog and if you like we can follow each other? (also on facebook!) have a wonderful Christmas … keep in touch

  9. Great tips.. I still haven't tried any NARS products lol.. Dont even know where to buy them.. Merry Xmas x

  10. I wish I knew as much about makeup as you...there's a way to prevent the creasing in your eye shadow?! Neva knew lol. I'll keep these products in mind!

    Thanks for visiting my page, and don't be a stranger! ;)

  11. thanks for your visit on my blog I hope you will want to follow me also on facebook have a good Christmas ... keep in touch ....

  12. That's lovely lipstick, the red one! Thank you so much for your sweet comment on my blog and for the follow, I like like your blog so i'm following you now. ♥ XOXO

  13. I know haha, well it's not legal in England but it's legal to use on your hands lol.. Anyway it worked.. Merry Xmas xx

  14. cool blog!

  15. love it! Merry Christmas!

  16. The colors in the 4 shadow pallette are so vibrant

    Happy Holidays!


  17. I love Sleek's rose gold too - gorgeous. Lovely products makes me wonder what I used a lot this year now lol xoxo

  18. Thanks for the comment!! How you had a lovely Xmas too ... x

  19. I really want that Sleek pout polish! :)

  20. The eye primer is very interesting, my eyeshadows often smudge!
    Come to visit my blog and if you want let's follow each other on bloglovin and GFC!

  21. LOVE the lipsticks!!!!

  22. Great picks.I have a question,can you plz tell me what you think works best with sigma F80 brush, powders or liquids? I'm stuck between buying this or f50 stippling brush.Great blog. Following you now, follow back if you like. have a wonderful day:)

  23. Great products..
    Loved reading your blogs.

  24. Thank you so much lovely ladies, I appreciate the positive response.

  25. Great list, Sharon! I really need to get some more Nars items like you.

  26. Love the lipstick collections...really into bright coloured lipticks at the moment.

  27. I love your 2011 favorites!!! Thank you soo much for it....I definitely need to try Nars Duo cheyenne. x

  28. I have honestly never used Nars products but have heard nothing but great things. I can be so cheap sometimes. :) My favorites this year were Milani's baked blush in Luminoso, Rimmel Fix & Perfect foundation primer and Mary Kay lipstick in midnight red!

    I'm a new follower, would love for you to stop by my blog sometime and check it out. Follow back if you're interested!

  29. wow those lippies are lovely esp sleek omg! i see why theyre your favorites!

  30. the Nars products look really awesome, and i really like those lippies too! WANT!

  31. Nars makeup is the best.......I love it............xx


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