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Happy Friday! Volume #14

Who doesn’t love a Friday? It’s the start to the weekend where we beauty lovers can get some more time to indulge in our stashes of beauty items. More so we get maybe some time for ourselves to just do nothing much or something extravagant! It’s also a time for me to share more about me to you that may or may not be beauty related. Feel free to share what you will be up to this weekend. Happy Friday!

Beauty Adventure? I'm jumping on the B.B. Cream train! The Garnier skin renew miracle skin perfector b.b. cream (a huge mouthful to say!) was the only b.b.cream I could find here now. Well actually I found the Estee Lauder one too but not in my shade. So far I really like that it glides on smoothly, blends in well with my skin-tone and has a great smell. I love products with multiple uses to make my makeup routine simpler!






Plans for the weekend? I recently discovered that Sacha Cosmetics has some new smokey eye kits! I'm really into palettes lately and this Smokey Earth 6 piece eyeshadow set is just super cute! I'm definitely going to play around with this for a new earthy look!






And of course, for a little downtime this girl needs to catch up on her movies! So many to see but so little time.

Something about me? Did I mention my first degree was in chemistry? I fell in love with the subject while in secondary school when I saw a colourful reaction in test tubes. I've always loved making colourful products in the lab and while my work life has drifted me far away from the lab, I'm still most interested in the chemistry of makeup and their colours too!

Happy Friday!
XOXO
Naomi

Comments

  1. Cool find Naomi,my cousin and I were talking about bb cream awhile back, she has really dry skin and the fact that this has uv protection and is finally available locally...oh yeah I'll be passing the info on!

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    1. Ok great Ana! It's about 60TT dollars in pennywise! I got mine from the trincity branch and they looked like they had lots of stock! hopefully you'll get one!! let me know how it works for you

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  2. I tried the Garnier BB Cream as well but it was horrible for me. It made my face shine like I've never seen it shine before. My boyfriend walked in to our house after work and asked me if I was hot because he thought I was glistening from sweat! Glad it worked for you though, it's one of the more cost friendly BBCreams unless you take the ebay route.

    Boston Princess

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    1. Oh my! well i havent fully tested it our yet, just wore it one time but i feel i applied too much product so i was a bit shiny as well. Will let you know how it goes.

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  3. I cant tell you how much I love your Happy Friday posts! BB creams are so popular right now I didnt know they were available here. Full review por favor! I've also seen the new sacha palettes. I think ill pick one up although its been a while since I've purchase sacha e/s. Chemistry...brains and beauty! :)

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    1. Oh for sure Chantel but i haven't been wearing much makeup lately! hehe. These posts for me are like a cross between a haul post and a filler post!!!!!!

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    1. it really pretty. i'm into neutral eye colours lately so this fits right in

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  5. Nice finds Naomi! I'm into pallets lately too! Have a fabulous weekend! :)

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    1. Really? Oh that's nice. Have a great weekend yourself!

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  6. I'm very tempted to buy the full-sized Garnier bb cream; I'd gotten a sample in a magazine and I loved it! I'm going to vacation next month and it would be perfect since not only it's tinted and it has spf. :)

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    1. Did you get the sample from the Allure magazine? I got one too but didnt use it yet! hehe. But yes i love the fact it has spf

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  7. Hi hun. I nominated you for a blog award
    http://beautymakeupaddict.blogspot.ca/2012/06/versatile-blogger-award.html

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  8. I really like the garnier BB cream! Glad you're on the BB cream train :)

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    1. Toot, toot! hehe. Oh i'm liking it so far, want to test it out for this week and see how it stands out to this weather over here!

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  9. Hey, where did you find the Estee Lauder BB Cream?

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  10. I am so late.... I bought this a few days ago and used it twice..... It works like a face primer for me and keeps me matte(ish). We I don't shine like a diamond when I use it but I still get oily. I just don't like the white cast I experience when I put it on. But that is typical to products with SPF. I looked like I was embalmed..... But I do think that I am loving the product. My thoughts to be posted soon.

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