Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Beauty Must-Haves for the Holidays

OUTFIT DETAILS: Red sweater | Black Denim | Heels | Handbag | Watch | Bracelets (more linked below) 

During the holiday season, I always change up my makeup a little depending on the occasion. Lately, I have been wearing THIS Bobbi Brown highlighter I got from Nordstrom none-stop. It is golden but looks so pretty swept over the top of cheekbones - it is illuminating & makes you look so glowy. Using a highlighter is a great way to elevate your look for the holiday season!

Also, I ordered THIS red lipstick from Nordstrom - I love the color & the formula is nice! I will warn you, it creeps outside of the lipline if you aren't careful. I also like 'So Chaud' & 'Ruby Woo' by MAC during this season as well.

Next, I winging out my eyeliner more if I am dressing up for something - I swear by THIS eyeliner because it is so easy to use! & it wears ALL day.

Also, don't forget to get a tan! I LOVE this self tanner - I had several people ask ab it on Snapchat - it has no orange tint at all & makes you brown. :)

There are a couple of items from Nordstrom that I have in my cart & am considering ordering... one is this mascara that brushes on extensions & THIS eyeshadow pallet.

I'm linking a few of my other beauty favorites & wants in the tool below...

Thanks to Nordstrom for sponsoring todays post.


  1. Right lipstick and glittery shoes can bring girl places! :D
    Looking gorgeous in this casual outfit.

  2. Such a great post and I love the outfit! Gemma xx

  3. I need to get some self-tanner before the holiday! Also, I love the lipstick...check it out now!

    Meghan |

  4. Love the Nars Audacious lipsticks but they definitely need some liner! Love this whole holiday look!

  5. I just bought a bunch of new holiday makeup from MAC! I love glamming up my makeup routine during the holidays : )

    Brooke du jour

  6. I am loving that red sweater! You look so beautiful!

  7. What color is the Bobbi Brown bronzer? When I click the link, there are two color options to choose from.

  8. Your hair and makeup always look absolutely flawless!! Such a beauty! <3

  9. I want your hair, it is way too beautiful (all of the time)!

    Happy Wednesday //

  10. That brush on fiber mascara sounds amazing! I may have to try that too.


    La Joie de Vivre

  11. Love your makeup collection! Great picks for this coming holiday season!
    The Giorgio blush colour is amazing! Have you tried Hourglass Ambient Lighting Blush? Just did a review on it and absolutely adore the formula!

  12. Hi! I have a question about the Bobbi Brown Highlighting powder. Is this basically the same as the Hourglass Ambient Lightening bronzer. Do you prefer one over the other? I thinking of trying one! Thanks!

  13. Hi Emily,
    I just wanted to tell you, if you haven't bought the fiber mascara in your cart yet, I have used one for two years now called, Younique moodstruck 3D fiber lashes and it is THE BEST!!! I use the growth serum that you recommend and my lashes are really long (I love it), however, the fiber mascara adds thickness, which is the perfect balance - long, thick lashes!!! Am I right? ;)
    Anyway, I HIGHLY recommend it - so, try it! T. xoxo

  14. No one does beauty better! Thanks for this round up. I have a great giveaway up on my blog, I hope you will check it out!

    Wishes & Reality

  15. wow great pics
    Posts online about Dubai, Rio, Amsterdam...

  16. Id love to know where you found the acrylic makeup holders. Need something like that!!

  17. I love your pictures! Sophie

  18. The link for the silver, square-face watch takes me to "page not found." Can you share who makes the watch or where I can buy? Thanks!


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