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Quickie Raves (2)

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Maybelline New York Express Remover 

I showed this in that Antigua Haul. I've seen vloggers talk about the one Sephora makes so I decided to give this a go. Basically it is a bottle that contains a sponge soaked in nail polish remover. There's a hole in the center so you can immerse your finger into the solution. This Maybelline one claims to "remove nail polish in one dip". Errr maybe a prolonged dip. For glitter polishes you have to turn your finger to and fro a few times but the process is certainly faster that the traditional method. One point to note is that the original contents is pretty strong stuff so: a) it will evaporate if not closed immediately after use and, b) it really dehydrates your nails. The most wonderful thing about this packaging is that you can continue to refill it with your favourite nail polish remover.

Aveeno Baby Lavender & Vanilla Calming Comfort Lotion

I'm not sure if you've noticed but I never purchase and body lotions, creams or butters in my Bath and Body Works hauls. For one, I'm trying to get through the ones I've amassed over the years. Secondly, I'm trying to move away from heavily perfumed lotions etc. and eventually just use natural oils. Well, that was the plan till I stumbled upon this baby! I love the texture of this lotion; it moisturizes without being greasy or taking forever to absorb. The other plus is - funny enough - the scent. It's nice without being overpowering and it doesn't change when in contact with my body chemistry. Your skin feels oh so soft after you apply this - 1.2% dimethicone is listed as the active ingredient.

Purchased at Massy Stores for approx. $20

Rimmel Stay Matte Long Lasting Pressed Powder '003 Peach Glow'

Back in February I hauled this powder and at the time was very unsure of how the shade would work with my skintone. A mind tell me to use it to set my under eye concealer. *cue Angelic chorus* The colour is perfect as that additional highlighter boost; the texture is perfect since it's a light powder so that sensitive area does look crapey and the formula has in the slightest bit of micro shimmer which is perfect to illuminate the skin. I'm tempted to buy the '001 Transparent' shade to try as an all over face setting powder. Did I mention that it contains 14 grams of product? Yeah. Get you some.

Revlon ColorBurst Lip Butter 'Fig Jam'

Y'all know I got lippie addict issues. So when you see that I am near the end of a lip product you gotta know the shit REAL. These were all the rage on YouTube 'bout two years ago and then as more and more shiny new lip products came out they got cast by the wayside. If you're like me and rarely wear makeup futherlessmore a full-on lip colour every day these are your friend. Basically a very tinted lip balm. 'Fig Jam' is right on trend this season a la the "Kylie Jenner/ 90s lip" too. 

Purchased at Cave Shepherd Broad Street for $21

Orly Nail Lacquer Thinner

If you've followed this blog or my Instagram for more than five minutes you also know that I have a problem with leaving de people nail polish in dem store. As you can imagine, I don't paint nails for a living so some polishes go unused for a quite a while. Have no fear, Orly is here. Of course there are other nail polish thinners on the market but I love the nozzle on this one which makes dispensing a couple drops into any hardened/separated polish a breeze.

Purchased at iMart Lanterns for approx. $20

What have you been loving lately? Lemme know in the comments.

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