bareMinerals Year of Beauty: January, February, & October

Wow! I just opened up the Year of Beauty from Bare Escentuals. I am so relieved that I didn’t pounce on this when it first came out in stores before the holidays for $72. I wanted it, and I wanted it BAD, but I wasn’t willing to spend that kind of money on myself during the holidays. Well, in the last two months, I’ve watched the price of YOB drop, week after week. I finally caved when it got to half the price that it had been originally, and I’m thrilled that I got it at that price.

The colors are phenomenal. I asked my husband to pick two months, and he picked January and February, so I used those two as the main colors, with October to add a little dimension. As BE loose minerals almost always are, they were really easy to work with and blend. These colors are so soft and pretty, and I can’t wait to keep working with them!

On the eyes:

  • bareMinerals original Prime Time eye primer
  • January all over lid, from lash to crease
  • October in outer corner and blended
  • February above crease, blended up toward brow, and in inner corner
  • Mix of October and January under lower lashes
  • L’Oreal Pencil Perfect in Ebony along upper lashline
  • Mally Volumizing mascara

On the lips:

  • tarte Lipsurgence in Swanky

On the face:

  • boscia bb cream
  • Smashbox Halo in Fair
  • Laura Geller blush in Sateen Subtle Berry
  • bareMinerals Warmth for countour

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About Essy
I'm finally figuring out this makeup thing in my 30's. It's so much fun to collect and play with new colors and styles. I'm not a makeup artist, and far from it. I welcome any comments and tips you have!

2 Responses to bareMinerals Year of Beauty: January, February, & October

  1. Sheri says:

    You are one of my favorites! So happy to be on your email list. So pretty. Thanks!!

  2. Pingback: bareMinerals Year of Beauty: November, June & July « Beauty Beginner

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