There is only 1 MORE DAY to shop the Sephora Sale! I have rounded up twelve of my favorite products that you won’t want to miss out on! I am mildly embarrassed that I have reached the VIB Insider this year because, “that’s a lot of makeup,” as my husband loves to say lol – but on the other hand, it means I have tried a TON of different products and these 12 made the MUST-HAVE list. So hopefully this post will save you some of the money and time of trying other items. Plus with the Sephora Sale going on you can buy all of this at 15%-20% OFF depending on your membership or feel free to register and sign up for it if you aren’t a member yet! It’s a free membership that starts adding up your points for you each time you shop! You can use them for little gifts each month or when ever you want!
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1. FRESH : Rose Deep Hydration Face Cream
I will start with what I use first in the morning! I apply this moisturizer after I wash my face and use my Kiehls Serum. I LOVE this Moisturizer! It smells amazing because of the rose exacts in it but I also feel like it has really helped sooth and pro-long the elasticity of my skin.
I have tried quite a few primers now and this is the first one that I feel really helps my makeup go on smoother while also holding in moisture through out the day. I use the White Color: Nourishing Primer – For Constant Dryness. Strongly suggest trying! Here is a link for the Mini version!
I have been using this for about 3 months now and am OBSESSED! Before this I had been using a Matte liquid foundation which I found out later was one of the leading causes for my dryness. This stick is just like a liquid foundation but comes in stick form making it super easy to use and travel with! It also has the same awesome coverage as a liquid foundation. You can use a beauty blender with it but I use this next product and it’s THE BEST! I use color 117=Y225.
Let me preface this product by saying that I am not a brush person. I know some people love all their different brushes for all different reasons but rarely can I tell that big of a difference when using them. BUT this brush is AMAZING. I have tried it on my sister, girl friends, and my Mom and every person that has tried mine immediately went out and bought their own. I swear it’s that good and HELPFUL! It really does give your foundation an airbrushed effect!
5. IT COSMETICS : Bye Bye Under Eye™ Full Coverage Anti-Aging Waterproof Concealer
This under eye concealer is no joke! It has been one of my favorite finds. I love having a thicker coverage under my eyes and this one really helps keep your eyes bright! I set this usually for a couple minutes with this setting powder afterwards. I use color: “Light” in this concealer.
6. URBAN DECAY : Naked Skin Shapeshifter
I have used a ton of different contour sets but this one is by far my favorite! It has a cream side AND powder side so it really is the best of both worlds. I like to use the cream side to contour my nose and then I use the powder to contour the rest of my face. I know the darkest color on the left looks super dark but I promise its blends into an awesome true tan color! I use the color: Light Medium Shift.
I have been a huge fan of bareMinerals since high school. I love to keep this one with me for to help blend everything together and for touch ups when its hot outside! I use color: Golden Ivory 08.
I have used this palette longer than any other product. It is my go-to favorite of all time for eye shadows. They create a great bronzed look that you can use day or night. I have brown eyes but have used it for blue and green eyes as well! Such rich colors and golden shimmer for everyone!
Scandalous name, I know…but I found out about this mascara from my sister-in-law, Chelsea, and I am SO grateful she let me in on this miracle worker! People ask me if have eye lash extensions when I wear it so trust me when I say it really works! I usually do 2-3 coats of it and my lashes are so full and long! If you are only going to try one product on this list I would definitely suggest you try this one!
10. YVES SAINT LAURENT: Glossy Stain Lip Color
Love this lip gloss! It has a super creamy and glossy finish that I love! My favorite color is 105 Corail Hold Up!
11. TARTE Tarteist™ Quick Dry Matte Lip Paint
I love this in color “Pillow Talk” and in “Low Key.” They are both great stains that will last you hours!
I have used this self tanner for years! It is the BEST! I’m going to save you from brown hands and tell you to go ahead and spend the additional $6.50 on the applicator glove that goes with it. This self tanner is by far the most natural tan color you can get from a bottle. You can make it a light tan color by just doing one layer or you can build up on your tan by pumping more into the glove. I usually pump 3 times per body part and it last for about 1-2 weeks!
I love this gel mask! I don’t know why but the last couple years I have really struggled with dry skin. It has been super frustrating at times but since using this 2-3 time a week I have really seen some hydration start coming back to my skin. Its recommended to keep on for about 20 minutes so I usually put it on before bedtime and go watch a Friends episode on Netflix 🙂
Comment to let me know if you have tried any of these products or if you have other favorites that you think we should try! We always love product recommendations!