Hi! Beauties! It is time for my Thrifty Thursday’s weekly thrifty finds! Wow! I am so happy about this weeks finds. Even though I am not for sure whether to eat or wear the eye shadow palette…..LOL! As you can see from the above picture, this week I am showing you what I bought from the Too Faced website. Yes, it was a thrifty find. They had a 20% off anything sale and I have been wanting this delightful and smells like chocolate eye shadow palette since it came out a couple of months ago. Originally it cost $49.00. I have also been wanting one of the Too Faced La Creme Color Drenched Lip Creams (lipstick), which originally costs $22.00. Not only did I get an almost never heard of 20% discount off of a high end name brand but they also gave me a mini Glamour Gloss in the color Flirt and a mini Lip Insurance lip primer for free. As you can see from the above picture, these are good sized minis. I am sorry, I got so excited when this package arrived that when I was taking the pictures to share with you for this post, I forgot to take any close up pictures of my freebies. I know, I’m bad…(sad face). The mini lip gloss in Flirt is a light brown nude color and yes it smells divine also. (full size cost $19) The mini lip primer in a full size cost $19. I will keep you updated on these freebies as I use them.
Let me start with this La Creme Color Drenched Lipstick. I got mine in the color Marshmallow Bunny. Let me first tell you a little of what the website says about this lipstick, then I will tell you what I think. The website says “There’s rich, there’s obscenely rich and then there’s our La Creme Color Drenched Lip Cream”, the website concludes with saying this lipstick is oozing with lip-conditioning hydrators, including white lotus flower, it treats while it enhances lips. Now, I will tell you what my opinions of this lipstick are. The packaging is adorable as you can see above and the lipstick container is a heavy gold looking metal and the lid closes so tight there would be no worries about carrying this in your purse. The lipstick is very creamy and does glide on your lips like a dream. I am a little afraid of bold colors so I always order online with caution so I chose the what I thought would be a pinky neutral and Marshmallow Bunny is just that. It adds a little pink and shine to my lips. I do wish I would have ordered a little darker color. My lips does feel very hydrated. I have not wore it out for a whole day yet, so I can’t say much about the staying power. I will keep you updated in my future “Monthly Favorites and Fails” blog posts. Just to let you know they are still on sale on the Too Faced website. I just added the link for your convenience. This is not a sponsored article.
Now for the star of the show! Words can not express how glad and thankful I am that I was able to get my hands on this palette but then to also to be able to get it on sale….(both hands doing the wave). I started to pick this up last month on my birthday get-a-way but when I seen the price tag, I sat it back down. If you are a beauty junkie like me, you know that feeling….. walking away from that coveted makeup item all while glancing back and wondering if you are making the right choice…..Oh! the pain of being a beauty junkie ……I know I am being too dramatic! This palette is made with 100% natural cocoa powder. Yes!!! It smells just like chocolate! It has 6 matte colors and 10 simmer shades with all of their names being chocolate themed. I plan on doing a full on review of this palette with swatches of all the colors on it’s own separate post. I will give you a couple of examples of the names though, White Chocolate and Triple Fudge. See, I told you I didn’t know whether to wear them or eat them.
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