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#Anti-Haul | What I'm Not Gonna Buy

True to form; new month, new anti-haul. Read up on this series here.

Lancome Juicy Shaker - $21USD

'Mint To Be'
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This almost had me in Saks Fifth Avenue but when I swatched 'Mint To Be' absolutely no pigment was visible. I know they're supposed to be sheer but I saw literally no colour. Then I swatched one when I saw some had finally reached Barbados.

Lancome Juicy Shakers - www.modenmakeup.com
Seen in Cave Shepherd, Broad Street

Out of the 17 shades offered we only got seven...and they're $53BDS DP a pop. By that time I'd already seen Emily Noel and a few other beauty vloggers say that although these are pigment in oil, much like the YSL Volupte Tint-in-Oil, they're actually quite drying. Whey dey do dat at?

Becca x Jaclyn Hill Champagne Splits Shimmering Skin Perfector Mineral Blush Duo - $38USD

'Prosecco Pop / Pamplemousse'
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*yawn*
Read how I feel about these YouTuber collaborations here. The packaging does look gorgeous though.

Hourglass Vanish Seamless Finish Foundation Stick - $46USD

'Walnut'
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Y'all know I love the majority of Hourglass products that I have tried but they gotta miss me with this one. $46USD for 0.25 oz. of foundation? Ber? The Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation Stick is the same price for 0.31 oz. Better yet, the IMAN Second To None Foundation Stick is $16USD for 0.28 oz.
And when yuh check all those glowing reviews on Sephora.com it's from people who got the Foundation Stick and accompanying Vanish Foundation Brush - also $46USD - fuh free! Nah son.

Cover FX Custom Enhancer Drops - $42USD

'Sunlight'
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These liquid highlighters got YouTube and Instagram in an uproar. The swatches legit look like liquid metal. I just can't get with the price for just 0.5 fl. oz. but then when you look at how little you need; when would any average makeup wearer ever get through a bottle of that? Now a mini set wid all the shades I would be down with...but until then I'll pass.

Erin Condren LifePlanners


By the time you get a fully tricked out one of these you could be well over $100USD. It seems as though the possibilities are endless: personalized covers, customized coils, layouts and then yuh must get the stickers and tape right? Nope. Nopity, nope, nope nope. I like a good note book just as much as the next lass and that's why I love T.J. Maxx and Marshalls. Cheap and sweet. 

YouTube does really mek people buy into a lot of *censored*

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