Priceline Pickups #1

April 10, 2018

If you are an Aussie girl, there are many things you would get excited about (half-price waffles at Gelare on Tuesdays for example). The seasonal 40% off cosmetics at Priceline would also evoke similar reaction! With a shopping list that I prepared the night before (you can tell this is serious business), I left no room for failure and got to my local Priceline at 9:20am (so that I'm not fighting with other beauty-lovers!). My main purpose for this shopping trip is to grab products that I have heard are great dupes for high-end products! 


N Y X  A N G E L   V E I L 

After all the hype about this compared to the holy grail of primers- Hourglass Mineral Veil, I'm excited to see what this will be like.  For those combo-oily skin girls out there, my go-to primer recommendation will be the Hourglass Mineral Veil Primer. However, I have heard that this is a great dupe! I am hoping this will control my oils within the T-zone and absorb well into my skin. 



A  U  S  T  R  A  L  I  S    P  R  E  S  S  E D     P  O  W  D  E R

I have seen this used many times by the fellow Aussie Youtuber, Jasmine Hand, so I thought this would be a great addition to my freelance kit! Upon swatching it, I enjoyed the soft and velvet texture. If this performs well, maybe I will have switch out my MAC Mineralised Powder- stay tuned! 


M O D E L S    P R E F E R    S O F T   T OU C H 

Can you see the trend here? Current obsession is creating a flawless and beautiful base! Not really a foundation powder but more like a "I glow within" powder. I have never tried anything from this brand before but again, the texture feels beautiful and resembles the Hourglass Ambient Powder. Is it okay to say that I am excited one.more.time? 


M  O  D  E  L  S     O  W  N      H  I  G  H  L  I  G  H  T  E  R   So many highlighters. So little time. If I could get that on a T-shirt! I was tossing up between this colour Golden Sand or Peach Pearl. I settled for the more natural one (you don't hear that very often!) Extremely pigmented! This was definitely a "want" rather than a "need". 



M A Y B E L L I N  E    M A S C A R A 

From low-end to luxury brands, I have had an okay run with mascaras lately. Nothing awesome but nothing horrible. Thats no fun haha, so I'm hoping this will change things! 



While this wasn't on sale, I picked this up for an engagement photoshoot this weekend (yay!). I have used this on myself and loved the natural, fluffy texture. I just wished they did this in bulk! 





So, that concludes my little Priceline haul!

I will check in a few weeks to let you know how these are going! 


What are you planning on picking up?



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