Nordstrom Rack Beauty Steals: Stila 2015 Holiday Sets

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Trust in Love Gift Set – $15 (Originally $40)

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I absolutely love the packaging!

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This palette contains 12 shadows, 1 lip glaze in Apricot, & a deluxe sample of their Huge Extreme Lash Mascara.

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Left to Right: Warm silver, Fog, Nude Shimmer, Clay, Golden Topaz, Plum, Black pearl, & Stone.

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Left to Right: Black Pearl, Stone, Sapphire, Metallic Bronze, Snowflake, & Light Pink.

These are all smooth and pigmented! The only problem I came across was a few were crumbly, especially Warm Silver! Plum could of been a little more pigmented but other than that, the shadows were great!

 

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Sending My Love Gift Set – $20 (Originally $49)

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This set comes with a Cheek palette, Eyeshadow palette, a Smudge Stick Waterproof Eyeliner in Stingray, & a Lip Glaze in Guava.

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Left to Right: Bark, Cinnamon, Sandstone, Sangria, & Pale Pink.
All of the shadows were smooth, soft, and pigmented. I don’t have any complaints.

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Bronzer, Pink Rose Blush, & Highlighter.

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These gift sets are a steal! You get so much for your buck! If you can only choose one, I suggest getting the Sending My Love Gift Set since the quality overall is better and it’s more travel friendly compare to the Trust in Love. Make sure go to your local Nordstrom Rack as soon as possible because these are going fast!

 

 

First Impression: IT Cosmetics Luxe High Performance Eyeshadow Palette

I recently went to Ulta just to look around and I unexpectedly found this palette. I know this is an old palette and I honestly thought they had discontinued it. But I was lucky enough to get the last one Ulta had for only $20!  It contains 12 shadows: 7 mattes and 5 shimmer.

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It comes in a faux  leather packaging with a decent size mirror. The palette does include a tiny brush that no one uses.

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The first two rows.

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The last row. I was surprised at how smooth and pigmented these were. If you buy enough palettes then you know that usually purples and blues have the worst pigmentation, but these have great pigmentation.

I’m so happy with this purchase.