Sunday, March 16, 2014

Vacation Beauty Haul

Revlon Lip Butters in Red Velvet and Strawberry Shortcake - CoverGirl LipPerfection Lipstick in 305 Hot Passion

The supermarkets at the Dominican Republic have a lot more makeup stands than most department stores here (CoverGirl? Milani? A whole stand of Revlon? Count me in!) Needless to say, I went a bit crazy and had to be restrained not to buy everything in sight. And I know I'm late to the lip butter bandwagon, but here they're ridiculously expensive and only four colours are available. 


 OPI Nail Polish in Do You Lilac It?

Rubinesque Paintpot - MAC 217 Blending Brush - Rebel Lipglass -MAC Cleanse Off Oil

And last but certainly not least, I did some damage at MAC. Now, this is more than I've ever spent in makeup, but I justified it because MAC is ridiculously expensive here and in the DR the prices were as near as the US ones that I could get. I actually wanted to get Rebel in lipstick form, but the lady at the counter said that they hadn't been stocking that for a long time.

Do you tend to spend more money on things for yourself when you're on holiday? (I know I do!)
x Monica


  1. These are all great! I spend money if it's cheaper where I am too x
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  2. looks like you got some really great bits, the colour of the OPI nail polish is perfect xxx

  3. thanks for your comment, i'd love to see your thoughts on these products

    when are you moving to england?


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    1. I don't have a date (or a year) set, but it's bound to happen!

  4. MAC products :-)

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    1. They're just great, aren't they? :)

  5. Ahh mac! Thats the only foundation that suits my skin tone but they are sooo expensive here in australia !
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