Sephora is a treasure trove for anyone who steps foot in its stores. Leaving the mecca of cosmetics without purchasing anything is almost an act of treachery to all makeup enthusiasts (a bit of an exaggeration, I know… but well, it is what it is gaisss). The minute you enter, you eyes begin scanning the racks of cosmetics screaming at you, luring you to touch ’em and feel ’em. Before you know it, you’re at the cashier counter, lined up with a handful of items you never even planned to get! Well, lemme tell you, the temptation is real and defo unbearable, ladies.
Often, we are guilty of splurging when it comes to Sephora – the items are THAT amazing. So with the year-end haul currently on at Sephora, you won’t feel bad when you grab everything in sight! Here are some must-haves for all you beauty queens out there!
The Original Photo Finish Smooth and Blur Oil Free Primer
First things first ladies: primer is the most important and essential product for a flawlessly smooth finish! Being in a humid country, it’s vital to opt for an oil-free primer that keeps your make-up on for long, especially making sure your make-up doesn’t melt away with our scorching weather.
A beautiful, silky primer with a soft, velvety texture that’s packed with vitamins A and E. Instantly blurs imperfections, nourishes skin, and prolongs the look and feel of makeup.
MAC’s Studio Fix Powder Plus Foundation
A must-have for all our Asian dearies. This powder is an absolute holy grail for its versatility. Want a quick fix when you’re rushing out? (TICKED). Need to bake your face for a matte finish? (TICKED). Aiming for a smooth flawless finish (TICKED)! Tell me what this powder can’t do, because it’s true to our skin colour, doesn’t oxidise to a darker shade, or leave a whitish finish…
MAC’S Best Seller just perfectly smoothens your skin, conceals your blemishes lightly, and enhances your overall natural look without feeling heavy on your skin.
Too Faced Natural Matte Eye Shadow Palette
A beginner to cosmetics and a bit hesitant in the eye makeup aisle? Don’t worry, we gotchu! This palette offers beautiful warm hues, enhancing your eyes and popping your natural makeup finish gorgeously. The colours are absolutely safe to play around with and they are highly pigmented, easing your application. You have everything from shimmer to matte shades, so they are ideally perfect for your everyday events, whilst being subtle and gentle on the colours.
BADgal BANG Benefit Mascara
Lusciously hugs all your lashes in, creating a voluminous look, whilst giving you a fresh lash lift look! This mascara comes with a thin bristle wand that is great for not clumping up your lashes; and it has two sides to it, perfect as a beau idéal for both your lower and upper lash.
The price may be a bit heavy on your wallet, but take my word for it, ladies: you will never ever fritter away on lash lifts or extensions once you get your hands on them!
Clinique Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm
Need something to wipe off all that makeup from your face? Clinique’s cleansing balm is a sworn by-product to easily remove it all in a jiffy! It is extremely easy to use: you scoop some, rub it gently all around your face, and wash it off with water. Taadaaa – that’s all it takes! It does not leave an oily residue behind, making your skin feel so supple and soft. This washing balm is ideal for all types of skin, as it is fragrance-free and paraben-free!
Voila! Happy Shopping Peeps!
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