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Naked3. I purchased it right after Christmas after WEEKS of debating with myself. And I am so glad that I got it! I have used it almost every day since and it is truly perfect for my skin tone, even though I was afraid it would be too warm for me. In fact, owning Naked3 now makes me almost wish I hadn’t bought Naked2 in September because IT runs a little warm for me. However, I love Bootycall, Half Baked, YDK, and Blackout unconditionally, so it is still worth it.

Recently I am highly considering buying some Besame and Urban Decay lipsticks – both of which feel like a bit of a splurge for me.

ysl rouge volupte in rose culte and spicy pink…..and another thing which is not beauty but fashion.i.e. my chanel jumbo 2.55 bag!!!

Lancôme Teint Idole Ultra 24 hour foundation. So AMAZING! It is awesome for my combination skin. Doesn’t make my oily patches more oily, and doesn’t cling/cake up my dry patches. Truly an awesome foundation.

I have the HG immaculate foundation, and I do really like it, but I find that it does still cling a little bit to my dry/flakey patches in the winter. If I had to choose between the two, I’d definitely choose the Lancôme because it’s wonderful for me no matter the condition of my skin.

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I’m most oily and I thought Immaculate was going to be HG. It wasn’t; I disliked the smell and texture of it. Sad. Teint Idole just has that lovely demi-matte, satiny look, gah!

Naked 3! It wasn’t a huge splurge, but for me, it was totally worth spending the money. I truly like every shade individually, and every look I’ve done with it looks nice against my coloring. The green in my eyes really pops with the shades. It’s not a perfect palette, IMO, but still ended up being worth it for me.

Tarte’s cheek stain in Tipsy. I guess it’s not SO expensive, but I was a little unsure about it before I bought it. I use it every day, it’s such a nice natural shade.

MAC powder eye shadows. 5 times $33. Ouch. I got Naked Lunch, Satin Taupe, All that Glitters, Woodwinked and Shroom. But they make shadow easy to wear every day.

Need to have a friend/ Buddy to help you buy them in the U.S….just as I wish I have friend to buy all the Japonese makeup in Japan.

Holy COW!! You should make a friend in the states that can mail them to you and save you a nice chunk of money. Also, try Makeup Geek shadows, I’m not sure where you live/if they ship to where you live, but it’s worth looking into because I’ve heard they’re VERY comparable to Mac shadows and half the price. Nice color choices, though. 🙂

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^^ I totally second this comment, that is obscenely expensive! Even at $15/each I feel the MAC lippies are a bit spendy since the formula can be a little inconsistent. Definitely try the Makeup Geek shadows, such a comparable product!

The Hourglass powders were a bit of a splurge, normally I wouldn’t spend quite that that much fir a single color, but I’ve ended up with all but luminous light, palette included. The day I had my tonsils out, Ulta put the Urban Decay Face Case on special and I had my mom run in and grab it for me. A little silly that THAT was what I worried about post op, but I guess that’s just what junkies do! 🙂

I got a bunch of these too! $200 in lipsticks at Sephora. I must have the stamp “insane” written across my forehead!

I live in the USA and had an international order from Harrods this past weekend. There was a 10% off on my entire shipment….and Sisley also had a sale going on. So I bought 3 eyecreams from Sisley, the 2013 holiday Dior powder compact that was not available in the U.S., a Diorific lipstick, again, not available from the U.S. and last year’s Guerlain Wu-Long Meteorite compact. I missed the Guerlain compact when it was available in the U.S. and been wanting it for awhile and I just cannot fathom buying from eBay. I have been hunting for it for awhile and was surprised that Harrods still had it. Hopefully everything is pristine when it arrives Friday….which will take only less than one week to get here. Last year Selfridges, this year Harrods.

Darn you! Fueling my addiction…hit pan today on Wulong (I got it from my cousin so it was half gone when I used it) so am now off to the Harrod’s website. I need someone to blame lol

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Ebay sellers are VICIOUS on their pricing for sold out limited edition items. Point on case the Ariel palette (StoryLook Vol. 3). Should have gotten it when I had the chance. *bitter faraway stare*

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