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Sephora has provided VIBs & VIB Rouge with a 20% off code of VIBTOPIA which is good from Nov. 7 through Nov. 11, 2013. Many of you have emailed me to ask what you should pick up during the sale. So I’m going to give you a list of the things I love or I’m lusting after. Usually I think this Sephora sale is a great time to stock up on staples and on palettes / sets. All of my recommendations are cruelty free.
Urban Decay Vice 2 Palette – $59
Urban Decay’s Vice 2 palette lovely! 20 new colors, no duds. See my review and video.
Urban Decay Anarchy Face Case – $44
Aside from not liking Provocateur, I love the rest of the colors in this kit, including the Exclusive lip shade! See my review and video.
Urban Decay Naked Basics – $27
To me, this is the most useful of the naked palettes because the mattes are so buttery and pigmented. See my review.
Urban Decay Ocho Loco 2 – $59
This is a great deal for 8 pencils and a sharpener. I love the colors in it! See my review and video.
Urban Decay Revolution Lipsticks – $22 each
The new lipstick formula is amazing! Now is the time to pick up some greats like Anarchy, Venom, Shame, Native, Lovelight, Naked 2, Bang and F-Bomb. See my review and video.
Urban Decay Melt Down Makeup Remover – $24
I love this stuff! I promise I have a review coming soon.
Urban Decay Good Karma Optical Blurring Brush – $25
I love this brush with liquids and powders and I’m still using it. I even own 2 of them. See my review.
Too Faced Pretty Rebel Palette – $46
You knew this palette would be on this list! This is my favorite Too Faced palette of the year. See my review and video.
Too Faced Shadow Brush Essentials 3 Piece Set – $39
I purchased this set for myself a year or two ago. I can’t remember if I reviewed it or not. In my recent culling of brushes these stayed because they’re still incredibly soft, not scratchy, and great to use.
Too Faced Sweethearts Perfect Flush Blush – $29
This is such a beautiful blush trio. You can mix the colors any way for a perfect flush. See my review.
Too Faced Candlelight Glow Highlighting Powder Duo – $30
This is my go-to highlighter. I love it! See my review.
Too Faced Shadow Insurance – $20
This is a staple that I typically pick up during the sale. See my review.
Kat Von D Spellbinding Eyeshadow Book - $55
You know I love this book! 24 eyeshadows, great value for the price. See my review and video.
tarte LipSurgence Collector’s Set – $175
I am SO TEMPTED by this! I really love the tarte Lipsurgence products. See my review.
tarte Amazonian Clay Waterproof Brow Mousse – $28
This is my favorite brow product to use right now. I use Rich Brown and I’m thinking of picking up the Taupe so that I can mix for a custom shade when I change my hair. See my review.
tarte Off The Cuff Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Blush Palette & Bracelet – $42
I’m still lusting after this palette. I love the tarte blushes.
tarte Coral Crush Amazonian Clay Eye & Cheek Palette – $38
I love this palette from tarte! I wish tarte would make more of these! They’re a great value. See my review and video.
Lorac Pro Palette – $42
This palette has been recommended to me by so many people! I want to pick it up.
NARS Guy Bourdin Holiday Collection Limited Edition One Night Stand Cheek Palette – $65
This is a great way to add 6 NARS blushes to your collection. I have my Danmari 6 blush palette and love it. This one looks great, too.
NARS Blush Singles – $29
I really want Albatross and Angelika, but I haven’t seen them offered together in a palette so I was thinking of picking them up individually.
NARS Eye Paints – $25
I love these a ton! I picked up several at the Makeup Show Orlando. See my NARS love video and swatches and review.
Anastasia Beverly Hills Mini Duo Angled/Spooley – $18
This is a must have brush for me. When I went to Chicago and forgot mine I rushed out to buy another one.
Anastasia Beverly Hills Tinted Brow Gel – $22
I love the texture of this tinted brow gel and if I’m doing a lazy day brow I use it by itself. See my review.
Ardency Inn MODSTER Long Play™ Lip Vinyl – $23
I purchased this in Dubstep Remix and it’s gorgeous! I have a review coming up but I definitely recommend it.
bareMinerals Crystalized Full Face Collection – $54
You know I love this set! See my review and giveaway! See my tutorial.
bareMinerals READY™ Eyeshadow 4.0 – $30
I love these and owe you reviews on several! I purchased the Afterparty, the Dream Sequence, and The Elements. I also own & have reviewed The Next Big Thing and Wild Thing. You need these quads! They’re such great quality.
bareMinerals Insider™ Introducing Cheek Tint – $24
This is a lovely set that I purchased quite some time ago and I just noticed it was on sale! See my swatches.
bareMinerals Dare To Wear Gold™ Set - $49
I’m a sucker for gold so I find myself lusting after this set.
BECCA Shimmering Skin Perfector™ Pressed – Rose Gold - $38
This is such a gorgeous highlighter and it’s a great value for the money. See my review.
BECCA The One Perfecting Brush – $49
Though I’m still testing this out, I really do like it so far. It works really nicely with powders.
BECCA Beach Tint Duo – $16
This is a fabulous way to try the BECCA beach tints.
BECCA Shimmering Skin Perfector™ Pressed – $38
I’m lusting after Moonstone. I’ve been told it would be perfect for my porcelain complexion.
TheBalm Shady Lady Vol. 3 & Vol. 2 – $39.50
I own all 3 of these palettes and I can’t believe I haven’t reviewed #3! I’ll be fixing that. I did do a review and swatch comparison between 1 and 2. Their eyeshadows are really nice but I rarely hear them mentioned.
Cover FX CC Cream Time Release Tinted Treatment SPF 30 – $45
If you’re looking for the new perfect foundation that feels like you’re wearing nothing, is SPF 30 and has a ton of skin benefits, you need this one. See my review.
NARS Light Reflecting Loose Setting Powder – $34
This is my go to setting / finishing powder and I think it makes me look amazing. I’ve barely dented it and I’ve been using it all year. See my review.
Deborah Lippman Wicked Set - $29
I don’t own any Deborah Lippman but I’ve been eying this set because I loved the book and musical Wicked.
Hourglass Ambient Lighting Palette – $58
Every beauty blogger I know is in love with this palette. I think it looks stunning.
Hourglass Opaque Rouge Liquid Lipstick – $28 / $10
I have a few of these and love them – Riviera, Muse and Icon. Of course I want a few more, like Edition.
Illamasqua Powder Eyeshadow – $20
I’ve got several of these and they’re great quality. I have Heroine, Feline, Fatal, Intense, Burst, and Bronx, to name a few. These are great to pick up on sale.
Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Lip Tar All-Star Mini x 4 Set – $$20
You know I love lip tars! I own almost every color. I think the mini sets are perfect for starting or expanding your collection. Lots of swatches.
Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Lip Tar Pro Picks Set V2.0 – $49
This set has Kava Kava, Lydia, Hoochie, Pretty Boy and Iced. Really lovely colors! I always recommend Lydia to someone new to Lip Tars.
Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Skin Conceal – $20
This is one of the nicest concealers that I’ve ever tried, hands down. I do have a review coming up with it.
Bite Beauty Best Bite Set – $25
This is a great way to try the Bite Beauty High Pigment Matte Lip Pencils. See my review.
Josie Maran Escape To Morocco Holiday Hair & Body Beautifiers – $39
This looks like a wonderful way to try a variety of Josie Maran skincare products. The vanilla apricot sounds divine.
I think any of these would be haul worthy during the Sephora VIB sale!
What are you planning on hauling? Are there any cruelty free brands that I didn’t mention that you feel I should look at? Let me know!
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Love the Kat Von D eyeshadow book. And OCC Lip Tars, my fave! Great list
Yay glad you love it!
I’m still a little confused about this sale. Can anyone use the coupon code or only VIBs? and what does it take to become a VIB? (Haven’t shopped at sephora in a LONG while since starting college)
You can try the code but I think it only works if you’ve spent enough to be considered a VIB at Sephora. I’m a VIB Rouge, but they did not do anything special for us.
and VIBs are different than Beauty Insiders?
Yes, it goes:
I’m stuck between the Nars blush palette and the Too Faced Pretty Rebel – I can only get one and both are gorgeous.
I would have chosen Pretty Rebel
Sephora website crashed at 12mn. I have no patience, I’ll try checking out again later.
Sephora’s site is on the fritz. I’ll be passing until it’s good again SO many great picks though!
Ahhh so many awesome picks!!!!
wow now that is a complete list of amazing products! I own several of them but saw several i dont that i would love to pick up!
Which ones did you pick up?
That is an amazing list of goodies. I wouldn’t turn down any of those pretties. I’m drooling over that Becca highlighter.
A girl could go broke with your suggestions!! Is that Becca brush similar to the Hourglass one for the radiant powders?
You know, I’m not sure!
LORAC is CF?! Yay! That means my stash is ~75-85% CF now! Where did you find LORAC listed as being cruelty-free?
It was on their website, but I realized (belatedly) that they don’t mention their suppliers However, Paula’s Choice and NAVS lists them as CF, at least last I checked.
Great list! I need to pick up a few Urban Decay Revolution Lipsticks.
there are so many great shades!
Great picks! I really want to get some of the holiday sets with the discount!
Definitely a great time to pick them up
I wish I were a VIB, there’s so many pretty things I want to buy, anyone have a spare friend VIB code?
Ahhhh that is one hell of a list. I want everything. I want to dive into a pool of it all.
hehe, that would be fun
I already spent so much but I am so tempted to make another order! I was thinking about that UD brush as well but I really don’t need any more brushes!
It’s a really great brush