Hello my Beauties, I still cannot believe Chirstmas is upon us. Where did all that time go?
Well Happy Holidays as my friends from across the pond would say .
Here’s my first ever Holiday Gift Guide for 2014.
I hope you enjoy my top picks and find it helpful in shopping this season.
Love always, x Fran
REAL TECHNIQUES Miracle Complexion Sponge £4.20
Create a perfect canvas with the Real Techniques Miracle Complexion Sponge.
This versatile tool allows you to apply and blend your liquid foundation for flawless results thanks to its ultra fine texture and flexible material.
Smooth and press all over the face with the sides of the sponge to blend larger areas of the face, use the tip for more precise coverage, and use the flat edge to reach the contours around the eyes and the nose.
The Miracle Complexion Sponge can be used damp or dry with liquid foundation. Wash every 1-3 uses.
ZOEVA ROSE GOLDEN Luxury Set £51
Inspired by the dazzling explosion of pink and gold, the ZOEVA ROSE GOLDEN Luxury Set is downright divine. Stored in a sleek, classy clutch, the luxurious brush collection comes with 8 essential handcrafted brushes for your everyday makeup routine or looks with extravagance.The kit comes with both, high quality natural hair and synthetic taklon bristles, so it can be used with cream and powder based products.
Designed with a symphony of rose golden ferrules and matte handles in Pantone ® Black 5C these luxe makeup brushes are a statement accessory for every beauty lover’s dressing table.
BAREMINERALS 6 Piece Kissing Booth Mini Moxie Lipgloss Collection
This collection of six mini lipglosses delivers sheer, vivid colour and a long-lasting mirror-like finish. Ensure your pout is looking kissable with this glossy set from bareMinerals.
1 x Big Tease (2.25ml) – a soft peach nude
1 x Lucky Lady (2.25ml) – copper peach pearl
1 x Sweet Kisser (2.25ml) – soft rose
1 x Major Flirt (2.25ml) – pink/brown pearl
1 x Thrill Seeker (2.25ml) – soft plum
1 x Jezebel (2.25ml) – deep plum pearl
MURAD Celebrate Smooth Skin. £59.50
Murad Celebrate Smooth Skin Christmas Kit contains four skin quenching products to banish dry, flaky Winter skin.
The kit includes:
AHA/BHA Exfoliating Cleanser, 30ml,
Rapid Collagen Infusion, 30ml,
Hydro-Dynamic Ultimate Moisture, 50ml
Hydro-Dynamic Ultimate Moisture for eyes, 3.5ml. Worth £160.
TOO FACED Chocolate bar Palette £35.10
This beautiful assortment of chocolate-inspired shades were formulated using real cocoa powder.
Encased in a playful chocolate bar tin, the rich selection of the perfect browns, neutrals, and little pops of color appeal to every candy lover.
NARS Promiscuous – Lip Pencil Coffret £30
Nars Launches the perfect set this Christmas with five provocative pout possibilities of best-selling shades in this mini Lip Coffret, housed in a sumptuous satin and patent lip-embellished pouch.
Mini Velvet Matte Lip Pencils: Cruella
Never Say Never
Mini Velvet Gloss Lip Pencil:
SLEEK MAKEUP ‘The Neutrals Set’ £17.99
The perfect gift set for any occasion! Be as subtle or as dramatic as you wish with our Neutrals Set. Try a pared down, daytime look with subtle eyeshadow, lashings of mascara and healthy glowing cheeks. Comes with our chic makeup bag (online exclusive).
This gift set contains:
True Colour Lipstick in Succumb
Blush in Rose Gold
i-Divine Palette in Oh So Special
Full Fat Lash Mascara
Exclusive Makeup Bag
Shop Here: on sale for £17.99
URBAN DECAY Triple Threat Travel Pencil Set 3×0.8g
Loved by makeup professionals and beauty junkies alike, these bestselling eyeliners feature rich pigmentation and a fantastic colour payoff. Velvety soft, they have a never-before-seen formula which applies soft and creamy for blending and dries to a long lasting, waterproof finish which won’t budge!
24/7 Glide On Pencils are created with 50% moisturising ingredients including Jojoba Oil, Vitamin E and Cottonseed Oil, suspended in a waterproof formula for long lasting colour and a comfortable and smooth application.
Rockstar 0.8g – Darkest aubergine shimmer.
Zero 0.8g – Zealous black crème.
Demolition 0.8g – Deep brown matte.
BENEFIT 3 Piece Iconic Collection
1 x POREfessional (22ml) – quickly minimise the appearance of pores and fine lines for smoother than smooth skin. Apply a fine layer to clean, lightly moisturised skin. Pat lightly from the centre of the face outward with fingertips. Wait seconds, then apply make-up as usual. If pores reappear, pat delicately along your T-zone over make-up and blend. 1 x Hoola Bronzing Powder (8g ) – dust this soft bronze powder over your complexion for a healthy, natural looking tan year round. Comes complete with soft, natural bristle cheek brush.1 x They’re Real Mascara (8.5g; black) – this jet black, long-lasting formula lengthens, curls, volumises, lifts and separates your lashes.
PHILOSOPHY HOLIDAY 2014 ‘Glowing Days Ahead Set’ £70
Meet the future of skin care. designed to reveal your best, most radiant skin in 3 simple steps, glowing days ahead features award-winning essentials destined to become the staples you turn to for beautiful skin. microdelivery exfoliating wash, purity made simple one-step facial cleanser, hope in a jar moisturiser, hope in a jar night and the microdelivery peel work in tandem to deliver visible results through advanced formulation and the definitive 3-step regimen for great skin: cleanse, peel, treat. discover a smoother, more supple, refined complexion with increased luminosity and start enjoying all your glowing days ahead.
Shop Here: Use code ‘Cheerful’ till 7th of December. http://www.philosophyskincare.co.uk/christmas-sets/glowing-days-ahead,default,pd.html?cgid=C117
ESTEE LAUDER Global Anti Ageing set £60
Best-selling essentials to keep skin soft, supple and comfortable, and to significantly reduce multiple signs of aging-all at once. This targeted system of Repair and Moisturizer formulas is designed to keep skin looking more youthful, more beautiful. Use it faithfully and see the difference. Limited-time collection includes:
Revitalizing Supreme Global Anti-Aging Creme for All Skin types, 1.7 oz. (full-size)
Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II, .5 oz.
Revitalizing Supreme Global Anti- Aging Eye Balm,.17 oz.
Perfectly Clean Multi-Action Foam Cleanser/Purifying Mask, 1.7 oz.
LORAC The Royal Lip Lustre Creme Set £16
These are highly pigmented high shine lip glosses in fill sizes. I love the colour selection in this set. hurry you can get them from amazon.com and it ships to the UK.
To end this beautiful year, I say a HUGE thank you to you for all your love and support.
I cannot wait to see you all in the New year.
I wish you all a lovely Christmas filled with love and happiness to last forever.