Sephora & Ulta Haul - April 2014:

"No beauty shines brighter than that of a good heart."

Hello beauties! There has been so much going on in my personal life as of late and I've been going a little crazy with the retail therapy.. This is a haul from the other day.. Sephora and Ulta in one day.. It's not the biggest haul but the price tag was more than enough! :)

ahI plan on reviewing most, if not all, of these but if there is anything specific you want to see first, let me know in the comments below or contact me via any of my social media (links at the end!)

Sephora first!....

We'll start with skin care:

ah5Boscia Tsubaki Beauty Oil. A Nicole Guerriero inspired purchase.. I've watched her videos for years and probably can't even count how many purchases I bought because of her recommendations and I've found SO many holy grails thanks to her.

As I've said, I'll review these separately so I won't go into too much detail with anything here but this is a lightweight oil with some amazing ingredients. It can be used as a moisturizer on its own or mixed with one!

Boscia's Tsubaki Beauty Oil is $46.


ah6Next, I grabbed Origin's GinZing refreshing eye cream. This is meant to brighten and depuff under your eyes; I've seen mixed reviews so I wasn't sure whether I should get it or not but I decided to go for it. At 25, I'd like to start building my preventative skin care regiment so we'll see how this works!


Origin's GinZing eye cream is $30.


On to the makeup!!

ah8Becca's Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed in the shade Moonstone. A Jaclyn Hill inspired purchase, my favorite YouTuber hands down.. Same with Nicole, I have followed her for years and just absolutely adore her!


ah10There are three shades in this line, all meant for highlighting. Moonstone is great for lighter skin tones!

Becca's Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed is $38.


ah11Bite Beauty's Luminous Creme Lipstick in the shade Palomino.

Every time I go to Sephora, I spend a good 10-15 mins swatching all the shades from Bite and debating whether to get one.. You know those lines you always go to but never purchase? This is definitely mine. But about a week ago I purchased the Bite Agave Lip Mask (review coming soon) and that pretty much opened the floodgates! Now I'm hooked and this is one shade I pick up and swatch every single time! I just had to get it.



Bite Beauty's Luminous Creme Lipsticks are $24.


Ulta's next!

The one I usually go to is always a mess and never restocked.. Most of what I wanted was gone/picked through but I'm happy with what I purchased.

ah2The new Too Faced Melted liquid lipsticks... I've been seeing these everywhere and really didn't feel the need for them, until I swatched them in the store!

ah2aCute packaging.


ah3I grabbed the shades Melted Fuchsia and Melted Violet.. The other shades were pretty but these two were my absolute must haves. I wore Melted Violet all day at work yesterday, I'll review them soon :)

Too Faced's Melted lipsticks are $21.


ah14Another YouTube inspired purchase, this one from no one in particular.. Most people rave about these.

ah15The one mentioned often on YouTube is the mint shade but this Turquoise one really stood out to me.

ah16Definitely a review coming up for this, and I'm planning on getting more shades too!

Stila's Smudge Stick Waterproof Eyeliner is $20.


So there is my haul! Reviews coming soon <3

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