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Instead of doing a December Current Loves I thought I'd do my loves of 2013 

Beauty and Skincare of the year 

 Most used foundation:  Nars Sheer Glow

Most used eye shadow: Mac Paint Pot in Quite Natural
Most used make up item: Eyeliners in particular L'Oreal Superliner Perfect Slim
Favourite Nail polish:  Barry M Majestic (if I had to choose one nail polish to wear forever, I would choose this!)
Nail product:  Leighton Denny Glass Nail file (WORTH every penny)
Nail remover: Pot style removers (Maybelline Express Remover and Bourjois 1 second Remover)

Nars Sheer  Glow Barcelona, Mac paint pot quite natural, urban Decay primer potion, L'oreal Superliner , Barry M Majesticm, Leighton Denny Crystal Nail File

Most used blushers: Illamasqua (a variety of)
Most used lipsticks: Bobbi Brown (in a variety of colours)
Most sported make up look: Winged liner with a neutral lip 

Illamasqua blushers: Zygnomatic, Tremble, Create, Naked Rose.  Bobbi Brown lipsticks: Brownie, Brown, Guava, Soft Rose, Cocoa
Blushers from left to right: Illamasqua: Zygnomatic, Tremble, Create, Naked Rose
Lipsticks from left to right: Bobbi Brown: Brownie, Brown, Guava, Soft Rose, Cocoa
Most used cleanser: Almond oil and Unna BrennaSuper Facialist Vitamin C+ Skin Renew Cleansing Oil
Miscellaneous loves: Face cloths to oil cleanse with, Sure Maximum Protection Cream Deodorant (so much better than the can versions), Foot file, The Epistick (excellent for removing facial hair, I use it for upper lip hair removal as I find threading that area incredibly painful, plus you can use this whenever you need in the comfort of your home while lounging on the sofa watching your tv shows).

Almond oil and Unna Brennan Super Facialist Vitamin C+ Skin Renew Cleansing Oil, oil cleansing, epistick, sure maximum protection cream deodorant
Most Used Hair Care:

L'Oreal EverRiche Shampoo and Conditioner

L'Oreal EverRiche Shampoo and Conditioner

Other Loves of the year...

Thick woolly socks; my saviour when the cold weather kicked in

Instagram; after years of being on a Blackberry I have moved on to a proper smart phone. While I still miss being able to type without looking at the phone, the perks of a touch phone is making up for it.

Non- Loves of the year...

It has to be Nuzhah having to move away to another continent :( 
It sucks! 
(Someone please get her back in the country!!)

Book of the year...

The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak

Please read, even if it's the only book you ever read.

The book thief by Marcus Zusak, I am haunted by humans

Song of the year 

Only one contender for this title and its Tum Hi Ho by Arijit Singh from Aashiqui 2 

Movie of the year (Bollywood) ...

Chennai Express & Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani

Worst Movie (I have ever seen!!) = Himmatwala; I really don't know what any of the people associated with this movie was thinking. Watch it for the sheer ridiculousness and stupidity. Really, I was literally gobsmacked and speechless when I watched it. The only redeeming factor was I watched it on T.V at home and didn't shell out any money for it. 

Movie of the year (Hollywood)

Man of Steel and 

Despicable Me; gotta love me some Minions
(Banana Bananana Banana Potato lah)


  1. Love everything! Definitely want to try the L'oreal shampoo and conditioner.

    1. The shampoo is definitely one of the best "easily available" drugstore sulphate free shampoos!


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