Bargain Buys This Christmas

With less then five weeks until Christmas, we are all feeling the pressure to get on top of our Christmas shopping before the shops get crazy and stocks get low. With that in mind, I’ve turned to Boots for all my beauty buys this year. They have some great gift set offers. I took a look at skincare, fragrance, makeup and nails to find you all some quick and easy buys to suit any budget.

Gifts under €100 at www.boots.ie

Gifts under €100 at http://www.boots.ie

For those of you looking to buy at a higher price range, I found some great luxury bargains for under €100.

From top right we have Clinique 3 Step Home & Away Set for €99.00. Granted this may seem a little expensive but you do get 3 full size products and a travel size, which we all know would come in handy. Included is:

  1. Liquid Facial Soap Mild, 200 ml; 30 ml
  2. Clarifying Lotion 2 with Pump, 487 ml; 60 ml
  3. Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion+ with Pump, 125 ml; 30 ml
  4. Zipper Bag

Then we have Marc Jacobs Daisy Dream Eau de Toilette 100ml for €75.00 – enough said? Great price for this 100ml high end perfume.

On the bottom is a great gift for any nail lover. The MICRO Pedi Gift Set with Nails Inc is down from €105 to €65 and comes with everything you need for fabulous feet.

Finally, Smashbox have come out with an amazing On The Rocks Photo Op Eye Shadow Luxe palette for €60 which will easily set you up for all your 2015 looks.

Gifts for under €50 at www.boots.ie

Gifts for under €50 at http://www.boots.ie

Ok, so wanting to find something under €50? I got you covered. These bargains are even better!

Top right we have Philosophy Hope Favourites Skincare Gift Set for €38.50. Great value -this set includes

  1. Hope in a jar high-performance moisturizer for all skin types 15 ml
  2. Hope in a jar night intense retexturizing moisturiser 15m,
  3. Purity made simple one-step facial cleanser 90 ml
  4. The microdelivery daily exfoliating wash 120ml

To rival Marc Jacobs, Giorgio Armani has the perfect bargain for the men in your lives this Christmas. Armani Mania Homme Eau de Toilette is also 100ml but €28.60 – amazing.

If you haven’t heard of Sleek then you need to try this. Sleek MakeUp Christmas Gift Set is €25.99 and includes a blush, eye palette, two lipsticks and a zipper bag.

Finally, Ted Baker London Perfectly Polished Nail Varnish Gift is €18 includes 3 polishes and some great nail art.

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Find all these star buys at http://www.boots.ie / http://www.boots.co.uk and let me know if you try any of them out!

… Yes I did have Christmas music on in the background during research… 4.5 weeks!!!!

Happy shopping!! xx

June Shopping Haul

So…….. I treated myself to a little shopping trip on Saturday morning. Being on a new diet and fitness regime, I felt like a few treats that weren’t calorific! I got a few things for work and a new work out top along with some essentials from Penneys. Then I went to Benefit for a new foundation/concealer/powder combo for my work days. I can’t wait to try these products out.

June Shopping Haul

June Shopping Haul

From Penneys:

Black skinny jeans €15

Blue blouse €12

Work out top €7

7 ankle socks €3

St Moritz tan & tanning mitt €4.50

Moroccan oil shampoo €4.50

From Schuh:

Black Toms €45

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From Benefit:

Hello Flawless Oxygen Wow foundation €36

Fake Up €26.50

Hello Flawless powder €35

Benebalm €21

I also got a few samples from benefit of their Big Easy so I could try it out and play around with it.

Gosh, isn’t shopping fun? My poor poor wallet! Hope you all had a lovely weekend xxx

Sephora Haul!

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I recently put in an order with Sephora to restock on some of my favourite products. I got the Josie Maran Argan Oil, Anastasia Brow Wiz pencil in the colour chocolate and the Anastasia Clear Brow Gel. Sephora also send you free samples when you purchase products so I got the Make Up Forever Powder, Good Genes Treatment and Nude Eye Complex – all of which I can’t wait to try out.

I got the larger Josie Maran Argan Oil this time as I love it and use it for many things from my hair to my skin and I wanted to restock on my Anastasia products as I could not imagine my life without them anymore (that’s how good they are..)

Let me know if you’ve tried any of my favourites or have any recommendations xxx