Two Cents: Drugstore Mini Haul


Two cents is a beauty blog series that doles out initial thoughts on newly-purchased products.

Don’t they look wonderful? *kilig*

I actually purchased these items about three to four months ago, and they arrived just two weeks ago. One batch is from Amazon, through my co-worker who does a shipment business, and the other batch is from Makeup Inbox PH. Once again, I shopped blindly… well, somewhat blindly, because I did a ton of research about the products prior to ordering them. And by some luck, most of the products work for me. *yay*

Are you ready? Let’s do this!

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My Lipstick Arsenal | 1


Yes, yes, your honour, I, Paoline, am hooked with lipsticks. When I was younger, I was too afraid to wear tinted balm (tinted balm!) because “it’s too colorful”, but now, my lipstick wishlist includes purples and oranges.

Last week, I saw this post on Instagram about a lipstick challenge — one where you will have to wear a different shade of lipstick for a week. I thought I’d jump into the challenge because 1) it sounds fun and 2) it’s a good way to try on new looks for my wedding. But I didn’t want to commit yet because as of the moment, I only have six shades of lipstick c/o sanity checks by my husband (if it hadn’t been for him, I would have hoarded all the shades that I love). So I picked last week to start because it only has three working days (he he). So here were the shades that I wore (described from left to right, flower not included :p):

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