Friday, 4 October 2013

September Favourites

























It's been a while since I've done a favourites post so here is my september favorites.

First up is a foundation, it's the Rimmel Match Perfection which has an spf 15 added in. When I first got this foundation I didn't like it, I felt it didn't give great coverage and didn't last long on my skin. But recently I've been using it to use up the bottle and I've fallen for it. I find it now gives my skins a nice natural dewy look, and somehow it's now lasting a good 12 hour day. I have no clue what I'm doing different now from before.
I wear shade 200 Soft Beige. £6.99 from Superdrug

Next is a blush, it's from a recently found brand that sells online and stock in Tesco, VIVO. I bought this baked blush when they had a half price sale on, before this I didn't wear blush so when buying this I didn't want to spend too much on one. I searched google and blogs for reviews on this product and it seemed that everyone reviewed one shade, that shade wasn't in stock when I bought mine so I bought it in the shade Cinnamon glow. By looking on the site they don't seem to have this shade any more, it may come back in stock. I found that this blush is greatly pigmented and you only need a couple of light dabs onto the blush with a brush to get enough for the cheeks. It gives a nice healthy glow. 
£4.00 from VIVO.

The next product is a make up from that I recently bought from eBay. I have recently done an in depth review on this product here. Before this I never used brushes I always applied my foundation with my hands, but after using this brush I found that it gives my skins a nice soft look and the foundation is blended in well.
£1.85 from eBay.

Then there is a perfume, this is Calvin Klein's In2U her. I bought this perfume around sometime last year (I think) and since I bought it, it's become one of my favourite perfumes. It's a nice floral scent with a slight fruity tinge that stays well, I found it stays better on clothes than it does on skin. 
£17.95 from Fragrance Direct for 100ml EDT.

Finally is a book which is from The Mortal Instruments series first is the city of bones. I recently did a full review on this book with the blurb and my opinion as part of my Bookworm Series here. I really enjoyed reading this book and when I got into it I didn't feel as long as the book looks. It's a great gripping book and I can't wait to read the rest of the series.
£3.85 Paperback price and £3.08 Kindle edition from Amazon.

What were your favourites for september? Where any of these in your favourites?



3 comments:

  1. I'm really tempted to pick up the In2Her perfume after reading this post, my purse will be blaming you!

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  2. Hells yeah to the Mortal Instruments!
    I've heard loads of good things about the Match Perfection foundation, but I've yet to try it. I actually thought that Vivo compact was a highlighter/bronzer; you wouldn't think it was a blush colour! Haha

    Vanessa | Citron and Guavaberry ʘ‿ʘ | Makeup & Silly things

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    1. Hey, I just realised that after you said it. It was a little dark when I took the picture, but it's quite pinky actually.
      Pheobe :)

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