Monday, 14 December 2015

A Mini Feel Unique Haul

One of the hardest things about Christmas shopping is seeing all the amazing deals along the way and not being tempted into buying a few things for yourself. This year I've been relatively restrained, what with having a baby on the way and all (currently 8 days overdue!) but I did decide I needed a new evening cleanser, so headed to Feel Unique, and a couple items just fell into my basket along with it.

I've been using cleansing oils as the first step in my night time routine for a while now, but I keep finding I get quite a lot of eye irritation after lying in bed for a couple minutes after I'm all done, so I decided to switch it out to a balm instead. I didn't do much research, but I had heard really good things about the Clinique Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm, and upon seeing I could get 15% off, it promptly went into my basket. I've used it a couple times already now and I really like how easily it emulsifies on the skin and removes make-up really effectively. 

I had a little peruse around the website to see what else I could get to make the most of the discount, and finally settled on a couple of the NYX Soft Matte Lip Creams that I've been meaning to try for ages now. I would have gone for some more neutral shades if all the ones I liked the look of hadn't been sold out, so instead I went for 01. Amsterdam and 08. San Paulo which are very me shades. Typically all the others are now back in stock, so if I like the formula I'll head back to pick some more up. 

Have you picked up any beauty bits recently?


  1. LOVE those Nyx lip products!

    Sophie x

  2. I have been using the Take The Day Off Balm & I love it. I am so pleased I treated myself to it after having it on my wish list for so long.

  3. I really need to try some NYX products! x

    Heather | Of Beauty & Nothingness

  4. Still haven't tried the Clinique balm and also love the shades you picked of the Nyx lip products - great haul! x

  5. Lovely lip shades! I love a good balm cleanser and have heard nothing but good things about the Clinique one :)
    Hopefully baby won't keep you waiting too much longer now!

    Jess xo

  6. There is now a NYX in Boots in Manchester which I'm so happy about, I didn't get any soft matte lip creams but I picked up one of the liquid suede liquid lipsticks in 'Vintage'. Good luck with the baby! :)


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