What's still on your holiday (beauty) wish list?

There is nothing in particular, other than I know there are a few new releases coming out in the next few weeks (well, when is that statement ever NOT true) so will be picking up more stuff once it launches!

— Christine


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Momo Avatar

I think I’ve spent my fair share of coins on beauty items for this holiday season. I really can’t think of anything else I may want; except, maybe, items I passed up from this prior Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales, but they’re not immediate wants. Other than that, I think I’m content for the rest of the year.

Katherine T. Avatar

I’m eyeing those brand new Cover Girl Tru Naked Shadow palettes that just came out. They are only $10 a kit and are advertising that they are just as good as the $53 UD Naked palettes. Well, I was reaaaally skeptical, ’cause the Maybelline and L’Oreal dupes are pretty pathetic. But I saw a review of the CG Rose palette from a trusted blogger, who swatched it next to UD Naked 3, and my jaws hit the keyboard when I saw the swatches without primer. UD swatched a little better, but CG is $43 cheaper! So I’ll be hunting those kits down….

Linda Avatar

It was the Naked 3 palette, my plan was to redeem my drug store loyalty points for it this Christmas but it had already sold out with no plans to restock. Really hard to buy it from Sephora when I know I can get it for free with my points (Shoppers Drug Mart in Canada is awesome). So I’ll have to be a good little girl and be patient for it to come back. I know, feel sorry for me right! πŸ™‚

Sophie Avatar

Tarte at first blush amazion set,
Too faced grande chateau,
Bobbi Brown university lip palette,
Tarte in bloon palette,
Becca jaclynn hill palette

Veronica Avatar

MAC x Dita von Teese is really the only thing I’m interested in this Christmas. I already picked up Chanel Rouge Noir, so I’m pretty much set!

Ray Avatar

I want to start using an eye cream, so I’m starting to do research on that. Any recommendations? It would be a nice winter present to myself. Something is different about my skin this winter – I don’t know if it’s my age or if something shifted in the water supply, but I suddenly have dry patches high up on my cheekbones.

Heather Avatar

Try Drunk Elephant ‘s Shaba Complex Eye Serum. Doesn’t feel thick or heavy, but packed with tons of goodies! All of DE products are amazing! Like the other comment, check out Beautypedia..they know their stuff when it comes to skin care products!

Nancy T Avatar

I think my list is just constantly being tweaked here and there as new products are released. Some grab my attention immediately, others slowly become more tempting or somehow deemed “necessary”. For now, I know I need another Ole Henriksen skincare kit, best time of year to hit that. Probably a new fragrance, unless I can talk myself into waiting for February’s 2x or 3x points. Hopefully some MAC x Ellie Goulding stuff.

Traycie Avatar

Dita Von Teese for Mac
Ellie Goulding duo blush -maybe
The new Pantone for Sephora lips and palette
Mac Fairie Whispers.
Although, Mac Fairie technically releases after Christmas. Lol

Nicole Avatar

My wish list goes forever it seems. But, I’ve managed to knock off the bulk LE already. But, I would like to get some of the following: The Hacylon Days palette form the mac X Ellie Goulding collab and one of the lipsticks(If they review well) and the MAC Dita Von Tesse lipstick; Loving the Armani Ectasy lacquers. So, hoping for a couple more of those along with the eye tint in #18, Chanel Tisse Gabrielle quad, Tom ford lips & Boys in Kinnsington and Theo. Many of those items are permanent. So, if they have to wait until after Christmas that’s fine with me.

Fran Avatar

I want to swatch the Urban Decay x Gwen Stefani palette in-store, and, if I like the way the colors look on my skin, may get it. I’d also still like to get Tom Ford lip color in Showgirl, since I was searching everywhere for lips & boys in Francesco, and finally stumbled on the post that told me it’s moved over to the lips colors and is called Showgirl this year! It wasn’t included in the promotion I was using, so I passed on it at the time, but I still keep thinking of it.

xamyx Avatar

In terms of actual “Holiday” releases, I’ve already got everything I wanted, except the UD Spectrum palette… If the NARS eyeshadow singles are still available next month, I may splurge on those. Other than that, I just want to finish my MAC palettes, and I only have 12 left, but again, those will wait until next month. I am hitting Sephora & ULTA tomorrow, so who knows, LOL!

Deidre Avatar

Nothing as I have already bought what I wanted and them some lol πŸ™‚
That doesn’t mean I still won’t buy things that appeal to me or I want, there is just nothing that I am really lusting after or dying to get my hands on at the moment.

Laura Avatar

The new holiday brush from Wayne Goss, and I would really like a Viseart matte eye shadow pallet and a satin finish one as well…I canΒ΄t quite figure out which of the satin palettes to choose!

Lys Avatar

I always include a perfume on my holiday wish list. This year I wanted Roberto Cavalli’s Paradiso but I actually just bought it as a gift to myself πŸ˜€ the Le Grand Moyeu scented candle from & Other Stories is now still on my wish list. No makeup this year!

Marissa Avatar

i am literally stalking the morphe website to see if i get the 35O and the m527 brush… im eyeing the mac give me sun bronzer thanks to desi perkins… and apart from that um i think im cool but sephora sent me a coupon for the purchase of 50 bucks and i kinda dont want it to waste D: im a hoarder now.

Victoria A. Avatar

Too Faced Chocolate Bon Bons. But I’m also eyeing some FAB stuff (when I have about a dozen skincare products that still need to be used up, natch). Not sure which one I’ll end up using my VIB coupon on,

Cat Avatar

I (or “Santa”) have purchased everything I wanted… and a few things I didn’t even know I wanted! LOL The only things I haven’t purchased are more WG brushes. My children refuse to buy makeup for me (because I honestly don’t need more) but they will buy brushes… so I foresee another WG brush or two in my future! =)

Vanessa Avatar

Colourpop’ Fall + Holiday collection and the Foreo Luna Kit. Otherwise, I’ve gotten what I wanted, and I’m even thinking that I should get a backup of the KVD MVLR palette since I ‘ve been using it a lot!

Brandi Avatar

I generally buy more indie makeups because I feel I can get more bang for my buck. But, man, I’m craving palettes! I’d love any of the Nakeds, Vice, Lorac MegaPro, or Kat Von D’s.

Hayley Avatar

Urban Decay Gwen Stefani eyeshadow palette and the MAC Von Teese Lippy. Though I might wait and see if the $ gets better and get it from the US – both will be $150 out here πŸ™

Stacy Avatar

I would love to get my greedy mitts on theBalm’s “Balm of Your Hand” palette. I haven’t tried hardly any products from that line, other than a couple of beauty subscription samples that I did like a lot. So that palette looks like the perfect way to try a bunch without spending a fortune.

But before I do that, I’m strongly considering getting to Ulta and picking up FOUR of the Nyx “Tricks of the Trade Travel Kits” for Christmas: One each for my daughter, my sister, my boyfriend (yes, he wears makeup once in a while too), and one for me! That kit has a nice selection of no-nonsense but “great extra touch” -type products that pretty much anyone can use. Mine would go to restock my travel makeup bag. And I know the people on my shopping list would like them, but they probably wouldn’t think to get those products for themselves. Plus I love the big clear bag the kit comes in. All in all, I think it’s a lot of bang for the buck, and one of the most universally-enjoyable, affordable beauty gifts I’ve seen in a long time.

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