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Beautylish Lucky Bag 2017

Well this is the latest "unboxing" ever.

Laparkan had me on pause because something in this box was classified as hazardous. Since I had no idea what was in the package, I was very lost as to what to do. Thankfully, it was all finally sorted out and I didn't have to pay the ridiculous $300USD hazmat fee.

So, if you're not familiar with this whole shindig, every Boxing Day Beautylish offers a "lucky bag". It's $75USD plus shipping, you don't know what's in the bag but they guarantee at least double the value. What's ironic is that when I first got the notification that these - and the new XL bags ($150USD) - were available I say nahhhh man I gine be good. Then a few days later I got another email saying some were available again and I tell myself: self, this is fate!

Beautylish Lucky Bag 2017 packaging - www.modenmakeup.com

Everything comes beautifully and carefully wrapped; standard Beautylish style.

Did I get my money's worth?

Beautylish Lucky Bag 2017 contents - www.modenmakeup.com

Well right away I was very excited to see something from Viseart.

Viseart Theory Palette '02 Minx' - www.modenmakeup.com

And the fact that is was this theory palette *faint* I almost bought this in New York last year 😍

Then a Wayne Goss brush?

Wayne Goss The Air-Brush - www.modenmakeup.com

I think that's the sold out Air-Brush. I almost bought that too!

Something from Becca...

Becca Afterglow Palette - www.modenmakeup.com

Y'all already know I love their 'Topaz' Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed and now I'm happy to try the 'Rose Gold' one.

Breakdown

Viseart Theory Palette '02 Minx' - $45USD
Anna Sui Beauty Mirror (Rose) - $28USD
Bioderma Sensibio H2O 100 ml - $6.90USD
Wayne Goss The Air-Brush (sold out) - $35USD
Becca Afterglow Palette - $39.50USD
Oribe Dry Texturizing Spray - $22USD
IT Cosmetics Superhero Elastic Stretch Volumizing Mascara - $24USD

Total: $200.40USD

The Oribe hair spray is the only thing I really ain't interested in and any bet that was the shipping hold up 😡

Anyho, I'm happy to finally have my pretties in my possession.

Would you purchase a lucky bag?

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