Best of February

February has come and (almost) gone – I feel like it is a filler month between finally coming down from that holiday high and heading into spring. Spring is my least favourite season *gasp* what kind of monster am I?! I just cannot dress for it, I cannot wear pastels, I am always too hot or too cold – I hate it. I also don’t get the ‘new beginning’ thing. for whatever reason I associate the crispness of fall with new beginnings – maybe because of the back to school memories. Spring smells like dog poop in MN, not even lying. But anyway, I had a few favourites this month but lots of products that I have already been using all winter so I will just stick to the new favourites.

To start we have this amazing Make it Last Setting Spray, it smells so pleasant and the spritzer is one of the best I have used on bargain or luxury beauty products. I use about 3 sprays and it keeps my makeup looking fresh all day. Does it last 16 hours? No idea, I have never left my makeup on for that long but it is very nice.
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I blew through the smallest size of Prince Charming and immediately purchased the biggest size. This shower cream smells like vanilla and something else – not pomegranate like it claims but something citrusy. The bubbles are pink too, I like to add a few dollops to my bubble baths and sit in charmingly pink foam.
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My skin was mostly pissing me off all month, the changing weather never ceases to irritate it but this new Aloe, Cucumber & Green Tea Facial Spray has been amazing. It delivers the perfect moisture pick me up when I am feeling bleh and it doesn’t irritate whatever I’ve got going on. I like to be extra, extra and do 2 spritzes of this and 2 spritzes of the rose one 😛
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My first ever cushion product is the Wet ‘n Wild Highlighter – this stuff is glorious and super easy to use. I apply it under foundation for just a little dew or over foundation for high shine – the formula is really nice and you get a lot of glow.
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While I was wearing a lot of lippies all month, I was also loving this Vaseline balm in the rose tin. You get a little colour and rosy scent, it feels fancier than the OG but you still get all that glorious moisture.
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Honestly, with all of the new releases recently – I just don’t recall many products blowing my mind. And that’s OK, I am using a lot of old products and culling my collection which is making room for new stuff 😀 What were you loving this February?

Thanks for stopping by ❤

22 Comments

    1. stella

      I found the best deal at Wal-Mart for $9.88. CVS has it for $10.36 which isn’t a terrible price difference – but why not get it cheaper? On the Milani website, they are selling it for $10. Yes! I hope you can get a hold of it, totally worth it.

  1. dolledupbyj

    Great favourites 🙂 I agree, there are so many new releases but not much that catches my eye lately. I love the shower creams from lush!! They really make the whole experience so much more spa like. xo J

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