Whats in My Holiday Makeup Bag...

Sunday, October 14, 2012



I'm off on holiday to Amsterdam on Tuesday so I thought this would be a great opportunity to share with you some of my travel essentials to make sure I'm suitably beautified throughout my trip.


My makeup bag is from Boots No.7, I think it was a free gift with purchase years ago but I'm not 100%, what I do know though is that it holds absolutely loads of products while still being fairly compact. I take far too many products on holiday so its good to have the space to keep it all. I love how it also has a little brush holder, I keep my brushes in a roll so I've been using this for pencil and lip products.


This Famous by Sue Moxley complete kit is perfect for travelling, It has just about everything you need to create a multitude of looks, I can't give this little palette enough praise, plus it has a fantastic mirror which is great as sometimes hotels have wonky wall mirrors.
This kit is no longer on sale however the new Famous palettes are similar.


Face Products -
Illamasqua - Rich Liquid Foundation in RF120
Illamasqua  - Powder Foundation PF115 (not pictured)
Benefit -  Hello Flawless Travel Size Foundation in Champagne Cheers to Me
Benefit - Bo-ing Concealer in 01 and 02



Cheek Products -
Illamasqua - Lover Powder Blush
Benefit - Coralista Box O' Powder
Sleek - Suede Powder Blush
MAC - Refined Golden Bronzing Powder


Eye Products -
Benefit - Lemon Aid eye corrector
Benefit - Brow zings Medium
Benefit - Bad Gal liner
Benefit - Eye Bright Pencil
MAC - Smoulder eye khol
Collection - Extreme 24h felt tip liner
Gosh - Black Star Liquid Liner

Lip Products -
MAC - Toxic Tale & Captive Lipstick
MAC - Deelight Cremesheen Glass
MAC - Lovechild Lipglass



Benefit Mini Essentials -

That Gal - Brightener
The Porefessional - Face Primer
Sun Beam & High Beam - Highlighters.
Posietint, ChaChatint & Benetint - Multi-use lip/cheek tints
Lip Plump - Lip primer & plumper
Ooh La Lift - Eye de-puffer
They're Real & Badgal Lash - Mascara

Other Essentials -
Lash Curler, Tweezers, Nail Scissors, Hair Clips/Safety Pins
Illamasqua No. 14 Lashes
Eyelure Lash Glue
Glitter Dust
Pefume Sample - Bond No. 9

I keep my toiletries in the clear bag that my Benefit B. Right Intro to Skincare kit came in along with all the products from there.


Foamingly Clean Facial Wash
Refined Finish Facial Polish
Moisture Prep Toning Lotion
Triple Performing Facial Emulsion
Total Moisture Face Cream
It's Potent! Eye Cream




Nivea Invisible 48h Deoderant travel Size
Impulse True Love Body Spray travel size
Loreal Elvive Colour Protect travel size Shampoo & Conditoner
No. 7. Blissful Body Wash travel size

I also take the normal toothpaste/toothbrush, razor, face wipes, cotton pads etc but they aren't all that exciting to photograph.
I'll be back on the 23rd so probably won't be able to post much until then, however I do have some scheduled posts to keep you entertained until I return when I should hopefully have some beauty products from the Netherlands to share with you.

I hate flying so hopefully I will get back in one piece haha.

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