I never like to say much in such posts, again the emphasis is more on the pictures. I'm sharing my makeup choices for today, so my celebratory makeup that includes my favourites at the moment and I'll show you what I got myself for my birthday. You can find last years such post here - actually there aren't that many recurring products because I found so many new favourites this year.
MAX FACTOR Facefinity All Day PrimerMy favourite primer. I like that it doesn't feel like a mask of silicone on the skin, yet still manages to prolong makeup for a long time.
NARS Sheer GlowMy princess foundation. It looks a bit obvious on the skin, which is not my preference, but covers so well and that's what I want at the moment. Besides, it's the best super pale foundation I have currently.
MAYBELLINE The Eraser ConcealerStill in love with this concealer. It's so natural looking on the skin and so easy to blend.
BOURJOIS Poudre de Riz JavaStill my favourite powder and the only one aside from E.l.f.'s that doesn't make me look too powdery. This one also adds a natural looking glow to the skin.
THEBALM Put a Lid on it Eyeshadow PrimerI've been primer-less for years and now I finally have one again. I'm a fan of this one. It doesn't feel as siliconey and takes time to dry, but that also means that if I apply an eyeshadow over it quickly, it makes it quite intense. You need the tiniest amount for the lid, like a pin head sized dot.
KIKO Long Lasting Eyeshadow Stick06 Golden BronzeJust a bit under the eyeshadows to intensity them and add some more staying power. These are outstanding cream eyeshadows.
TOO FACED Chocolate Bar Eyeshadow PaletteThis just arrived yesterday. I don't quite know what possessed me to spend so much for a palette, but after trying it today, I'm seriously impressed by the quality. The colours are stunning and so pigmented. Superb stuff. It's my first time playing with it and I focused on the left side of the palette today. By the way,...