Some Spring Cosmetic Eye Candy….

This is basically the most indulgent video ever. I have had a bit of a mental block when it comes to making videos, so I just thought I’d do one of all the pretty Spring cosmetics that are floating about! These products would look good as still life photographs, with their brighter-than-bright hues and swish packaging…

luxury spring 2012 cosmetics

There we go! Oooh, how lovely and juicy. From left-to-right we have (and all links are below the video pane): YSL Manicure Couture Duo, Avon Coral Reef, Chanel Horizon Blush, Daniel Sandler Hot Pink Blush in front of that. Rimmel Polish, 2True Polish, YSL Candy Volupte Lipstick (LU-U-U-U-U-SH!) and then the beautiful Dior Riviera and Chanel Rouge Coco Shine in Flirt.

This is a bit of a megamix video, but there are lots of bits and pieces to keep you amused including a lip gloss with a stripping lumberjack on the lid. (Mm-hmm, really.)

Chanel Vitalumiere Aqua Compact in Beige 30: on counters from this week.

Dior 5 Colour Palette in Navy Style, 208: http://tidd.ly/b03292f2

Eyeko Skinny Mascara: http://www.eyeko.com/eyeko-skinny-brush-mascara-p-187.html

Urban Decay 24/7 Pencil in Perversion: http://tidd.ly/38998390

Avon Glimerstick in Blackest Black: http://tinyurl.com/7ee3v9k

Daniel Sandler Creme Blusher in Hot Pink: http://tidd.ly/e20bc409

YSL Manicure Duo: http://tidd.ly/6b08659f

Avon Polish in Coral Reef: http://goo.gl/ywdvU

Rimmel Polish in 060 Hot & Spicy, Boots: £2.99 http://tidd.ly/8ad6e543

2True Shade 27, Superdrug

Dior Rosy Glow Blush: http://tidd.ly/3604b1dc

Givenchy Magic Balm: http://tidd.ly/c1d8485d

Chanel Quad in Eclosion: http://tidd.ly/45cc76eb

Chanel Blush Horizon: http://tidd.ly/54d411b6

YSL Faux Cils Liner in Jade Black: http://tidd.ly/ce26edae

Dior Addict Extreme Lipstick in Incognito and Riviera: http://tidd.ly/f759b5b2

Chanel Lipstick in 69, Flirt: http://tidd.ly/2719af82

Estee Lauder Travel Palette, approx £29 from Duty Free

YSL Volupte Sheer Candy, 10 Tangy Mandarine: http://tidd.ly/f9bc57e9

Estee Lauder Illuminator in Topaz Chameleon: http://tidd.ly/2a36470d

Urban Decay Stripping Lumberjack!! http://tidd.ly/454c9e9c

11 comments

  1. Was there a post about lip balms somewhere please? I may be being blonde or at lest imagining it, but I really need one and dont know where to start after Fresh Sugar! Xx

  2. hi ruth! i went on a splurge today and bought the chanel horizen blush and the dior extreme in incognito (such a pretty lipstick!). are you able to do a post on eye creams? do you use them? i have sensitive eyes and most eye creams really sting so i’ve stopped using them but really want to find a good one. at the moment i’m using bio oil around my eye area as someone told me that kim kardashian uses it for her eyes but i don’t really know :)
    thanks so much in advance. also – i don’t know whether it’s an old shade but i bought an armani lipstick today in shade 502… soooo pretty! you should check it out! :) x x x

  3. Great Video! Cannot wait for the BASE and PRIMER video!!!Have you tried the vichy Neovadiol Gf??

  4. Aww this post makes me wish we were going into Spring instead of Autumn in South Africa

  5. WOW! This post made me want so much Dior.. Especially the Riviera lipstick, this isn’t helping my shopping addition!
    Gorgeous stuff :)

  6. Taking your clothes off lumberjack? Hahahahahaha! XX

  7. Romina Elorrieta

    Wow, Ruth!!. I see that we both share the same likings in colors and products for spring, as I already own almost half of the products you have listed here, and I absolutely love them all!. Maybe my personal faves are the Givenchy lip balm, which is absolutely amazing and have owned for a couple years, and the YSL manucure couture duo that I already mentioned to you in your Chanel vernis in “June” post. Now I really feel like wearing those shades!.

    Also, thanks a lot for posting the links to the sites where you can find the brands that you review. I am so happy to find out that most of them ship internationally and in euros, so you really have saved me from a lot of trouble!. I don’t like at all to order from the U.S. because things take forever to arrive here.

    Have a lovely spring, gorgeous!! :D