March Favourites 2012

NARS Laguna Bronzer, Maybelline 24 colour tattoo, Bourjois magic nail polish remover*, Elemis Fresh Skin serum*

Just a quick monthly favourites this month, as nothing has really shone for me. Next month will be a big one as I have already fallen in love with loads of products over the last week. 
NARS Laguna Bronzer:  I’ve wanted this bronzer for ages but hadn’t run out of my old Guerlain bronzer yet so couldn’t justify buying it. That was until I got an email from Buyapowa and saw it was available for as low as £18 (I think). So I snapped one up within minutes! I really like it. You need to apply it with quite a light hand as it’s quite dark and very pigmented, but it’s easy to blend and looks really natural. 
Maybelline Colour 24 hour tattoo (never know what the real name is, it’s too long!) in ‘On and on bronze’: I’ve already written about this in detail here, and I haven’t stopped wearing it since. It’s the perfect eye shadow for work because it stays put all day. I can’t recommend this enough, it’s amazing! 
Bourjois Magic nail polish remover: This has changed my life. I know that these were brought out a few years ago, but Bourjois have just created their own pot of magic nail polish remover and this time it won’t damage your nails. You basically stick your finger inside the pot of foam, twist it around a bit and voila, your nail polish is removed. I’m obsessed with it and for £3.99 I will be repurchasing this again and again. It’s made with sweet almond oil so your nails feel nourished after. This will be available from mid April in Boots and Superdrug and I highly recommend it. 
Elemis Fresh Skin Super Boost moisturising serum: I got this at the Superdrug press event and I was actually really pleased to hear that Elemis were putting their products in Superdrug. Elemis Fresh Skin is their sub-range for younger skin and I think it’ll work really well. I have been loving this serum this month; I use it before my moisturiser and primer and it feels gorgeous on the skin. 
What have you been loving this month? 
Lily xx

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15 Responses

  1. Snowdrop85 says:

    I just purchased Laguna today! I can’t wait to try it out! I am seriously excited to try out the Bourjois nail varnish remover and I love the Elemis FreshSkin range, the exfoliating wash is fab! x

  2. Char_08 says:

    LOVE LOVE LOVE Laguna!! My fav bronzer ever! x

  3. Sarah says:

    ooh I’m so trying out the nail varnish remover!

  4. Jade Akam says:

    As if I missed Laguna on Buyapowa! devastated -_-

    J xx

  5. ♥mldvs says:

    I love the Maybelline colour tattoos too, and I’m gutted that I missed NARS Laguna on Buyapowa! xxx

  6. Jessica* says:

    Elemis in Superdrug is a fantastic idea it would make it so much more accessible!! xx

  7. Florence says:

    The Bourjois Nail Polish Remover sounds like a brilliant idea! Can’t wait to try that, thanks :)x

  8. Nice products – definitely gotta try that nail polish remover as I get so fed up with usual remover liquids!

  9. Farzana says:

    Yay! So happy Elemis is coming to Superdrug. 😀

  10. Vera says:

    Hi Lilly.
    I’ve been wanting to try the Maybelline Eye Tattoo 24 something shadow (Yes, what’s with such long confusing names) in Tough as Taupe. And I’ve been coveting Nars ANYTHING for a long time now.
    I liked how you mentioned that you don’t go out and buy something unless you need or can justify it. That’s a new outlook that will help me overcome my urge to mindlessly shop every now and then. Thanks! 🙂
    Ask for my favourites? Looky here: Jan, Feb & March Favourites! I did a post!
    It would mean a lot if you stopped by.
    Being Vera Blog.

  11. Sami says:

    NARS Laguna bronzer is my all time favourite bronzer… It’s perfect for contouring x

  12. MrAJBx3 says:

    wow the nail pot thing looks amazing…i need it hahaha xx

  13. I have a Sephora nail polish remover just like that one: love it!!! Especially when I ruin just one nail 😉 no fuss!!! 😀

    xx raquel

  14. Lauraxamy says:

    Looking forward to trying that nail polish remover!

  15. I used to have a remover pot like this aaaagess ago! Think it was by No7… Anyways when the sponge dries up you can use any nail remover liquid to re-soak xxx

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