Beauty Wishin'

I was lucky enough to receive a few gift cards over the holidays and since I've had a few items on my wishlist for quite some time I'm hoping to add some new goodies to my collection. I thought I'd go ahead and post my little wishlist and see if any of you have tried out these products and can let me know if they're worth the purchase. 

Some skincare picks that I've been dying to try out are the Origins Drink-Up Intensive Overnight Mask and also the new Glamglow Supercleanse Daily Treatment Cleanser. Glamglow and Origins are probably my two favourite skincare brands and their products haven't disappointed me yet so I'm hoping these two could help treat my skin and keep it clear and healthy. I've also been browsing about looking for new concealers and two I've been reading up on are the Nars Radiant Creamy Concealer and the Tarte Creaseless Concealer. 

A new item that just came out is the Becca Lowlight/Highlight Perfecting Palette which looks like a gorgeous cream contour palette. I've been wanting to try out a cream contour and this palette looks ideal for beginners. Another palette to ogle at is the Charlotte Tilbury Eyeshadow Palette in Dolce Vita. I really don't know if I have the guts to splurge on such an expensive item but it is probably one of the prettiest palettes I've seen all year.  

Nars lipsticks are pretty pricey too, but they have some of the most pigmented shades and the packaging is just so sleek and compact. I own the Dolce Vita Lip Pencil but have been wanting to pick up the shade in the lipstick formula, so a Nars Audacious Lipstick is definitely on the list. One item that has honestly been on my wishlist for over a year now is the Benefit Gimme Brow Gel, for some reason whenever I go to check out I always second guess myself with this product. Is it really worth the hype? 

Lastly two little polish bits and bops I want to try out are both by Essie - no surprise there. Essie's Fishnet Stocking is a dark rich red shade that would be perfect for those lovey dovey months coming up and Sittin Pretty appears to be a vibrant purple shade which would really pare nice with the upcoming spring. 

Have any of you tried out these products? What's on your wishlist for the New Year? 


  1. Essie's Sittin Pretty looks like a cute shade, especially for summer. I love my Origins Make a Difference + gel moisturizer, so I would highly recommend that!

    Emily // ahemitsemme.blogspot.com

  2. I was able to knock off a few things off my wish list with Christmas gift cards, they are the best! I had no idea Glamglow even had a toner, sounds great x

    Beauty with charm

  3. I definitely need a contouring kit! That becca one looks great.

    Tegan xx - Permanent Procrastination

  4. This year I need some new cream for my face, the one I have is not working! Have a wonderful 2015! With love,


  5. The Charlotte TIlbury eye palette is gorgeous! I need it in my make-up bag!

    Chloe / Lifestyle Junkie

  6. I need the Charlotte Tilbury eye palette in Dolce Vita! Everyone is doing amazing make up looks using it!


  7. Oh my goose! I want these so bad.


  8. I've always wanted that Origins Drink-Up Intensive Overnight Mask as well! That Charlotte Tilbury Eyeshadow Palette looks gorgeous. <3

    Jane at Colorful Closets

  9. The Origins mask and nars concealer are also two products I really want to try :) xx
    Hope you have a Happy New Year too :)

    Velvet Blush

  10. The first item on my wishlist is definitely a nice eyeshadow palette, I like the Naked palettes as well as Full Exposure by Smashbox, but they're all so expensive! I would also love to find the perfect nude lipstick, I can't get enough of those. Happy New Year to you too! :) x


  11. Oh, everything looks wonderful! I love Essie polishes ♥
    Amy xx

    Perfect Imperfections

  12. Lovely list, I've been lusting after the Nars concealer too! I own the Dolce Vita palette and I'd really recommend it, the eyeshadows are so easy to blend and the shades are all gorgeous :) xx


  13. Lovely list! I've been debating about the gimme brow for the longest time ever too haha! I have the NARS concealer and honestly just get it, it's amazing! Hands down the best concealer I have ever tried! x


  14. That Charlotte Tilbery palette is incredible!! xx

    Abi | abistreetx.blogspot.co.uk

  15. The CT Tilbury pallet and Nars Audacious lipsticks are also on my wish list. I really want to try more from CT in the New Year although I may shed a tear when I part with my cash. I love the NARS Creamy concealer I wouldn't be without that now, also love the Origins mask especially for cooler months my skin loves it. Hope you have a lovely New Year xx


  16. Definitely get the Gimme Brow! I literally use it every single day and love it!

    She Likes to Shop

  17. I have the Audacious lip in Annabella, a super bright red. It's gorgeous! I love Nars lips, it's worth the investment. :) I'm really eyeing up that Charlotte Tilbury palette now too, that is soooo pretty!! I hope you can knock some of these off your list, and I hope you have a happy New Year! xx


  18. Great products! I hope you have a wonderful 2015! With love,


  19. That Charlotte Tilbury palette looks stunning! xo

  20. Gimmie Brow and Drink-up Intensive mask and both UH-Mazing products! I would highly recommend both of these products to anyone!


    Elephant stories and more

  21. I love the Gimme Brow. I also hesitated a couple of times, but finally took the plunge and I am happy that I did. I hope you have a fabulous New Year!
    xo, Whitney and Blaire
    Peaches In A Pod

  22. Nars radiant creamy concealer is THE best! I absolutely love it. Great post! Wishing you the best 2015 :)

    xo, Katy


  23. I got the Drink Me Up mask for Christmas and I have been loving it so much :) Have a lovely NYE xx


  24. Great list! I have been wanting a dark polish. I am a bow fanatic and hear good things about the Benefit one.

    Amy Ann
    The Real Arnolds

  25. I love my Glamglow mud mask for my dry skin, so now I'm really wanting to try everything else in their line! It's perfect for my sensitive skin ^_^ Happy New Year to you!


    Jenny // Mish Mosh Makeup

  26. I have so much on my wish list too btu I find it so hard to spend vouchers, I always want them to last longer than they do! I do love that Nars concealer so definitely recommend that! x

    Jasmin Charlotte | UK Lifestyle Blog

  27. I love the natural hues of the eyeshadow palletes! great blog post! :)

    best wishes for 2015!! :)




  28. hey there!!!

    Lovely blog post my dear !!


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    Would mean so much to see you on my blog



    Have a good day !


  29. Wish I could help you out but the only thing I have tried out of these are the Essie polishes, which I am sure you have too and they are awesome! I have heard good things about the Glam Glow though! Happy New Year!

    <3 Shannon
    Upbeat Soles

  30. these are on my wish list too! I really want to try the NARS concealer and lipstick!


  31. I bought my first ever NARS lipstick two weeks ago in the shade Catfight and I'm now officially hooked. I want more of their lipsticks and wouldn't mind adding this shade to my pathetically small collection lol Xx


  32. I only just recently picked up the Creamy Concealer and I absolutely love it, best concealer I've tried in a long long time. I'm also a big fan of the Audacious lipsticks, I have Vera and it's beautiful, pretty much all the shades are amazing though! The Dolce Vita palette is definitely on my wishlist for 2015, it's SO pretty.

    Angie || the maquillage

  33. I reallllly want to get my hands on a CT quad this year xx

    Gemma | Miss Makeup Magpie

  34. I definitely recommend Benefit Gimme Brow, by far the best gel that I have tried. Good for anybody that wants to add a bit of colour to their natural brows. CT is a brand that I MUST try in 2015 x


  35. The Essie polishes are so lovely, fishnet stocking is one of my favourites! There are so many more that I want!

    Sophie x | sophhskii.co.uk

  36. I have most of these items on my wishlist too!

    Happy New Year!

    Beauty Inside Art

  37. I love the Origins Drink Up Intensive Overnight Mask! I recieved a travel sized tester of this when I recently purchased another Origins product and I'm so excited to buy the full sized product soon. For being an overnight mask it doesn't feel heavy or thick on the skin, it soaks in lovely and smells amazing!

    I'd also love to try out the Nars concealer and the Charlotte Tilbury eyeshadow palette.


  38. Great wish list! I have that Tarte concealer and I like it but it isn't as good as I hoped it would be! I might write a post on it x


  39. Great post - you've made me want every single item!


  40. The CT palette is gorgeous, so worth the money! And the NARS concealer is the best one I've tried x

  41. Great picks! I have one of the NARS Audacious lipsticks and the formula is fab! I'd love to try one of the Charlotte Tilbury palettes too, they look so gorgeous x

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  42. Great pics! I have that CT palette and it's amazing! One of my favourites!

  43. Great wishlist. I'm obsessed with the Nars Audacious lipsticks and Benefit gimme brow is my favourite brow product ever. x

    Renata | Speaking Beauty UK

  44. I want to try the glam glow face wash



  45. I own the NARS concealer and it is part of my December Favorites.It is great! Also i can highly recommend the NARS lipstick .They are so buttery and pigmented. Want to get my hands on Charlote Tilbury palette. Looks awesome.Great post!x


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