Thursday, 24 November 2011

Charity Shop Buys: A Make Up Bargain!

Today has been one of the best days ever! I passed my driving test today (thinking of doing a 'Jess's Guide To' on helping others). I also got my uni grant (hello money towards new car) and I also had a lovely, hilarious night out with Aiden, my mum and my brother.

The final thing that made my day was my amazing bargain finds. I was just casually browsing a local charity shop with my mum and Aiden, when I saw this little box of make up at the till. I honestly thought it would be rubbish bits, but when I looked, they had brands including Urban Decay, Ruby & Millie and Max Factor! I nearly bought the whole box - but instead decided to purchase just a few items. I will definitely go back again though. Here's what I bought - you'll be amazed at the prices.


Eyelure Individual False Eyelash Ultra RRP £5.30 - purchased for £1.50

Having struggled with normal false eyelashes, I had been against paying out for these as I knew I'd probably just give up and waste over £5. However, this price was just too good to resist. Although there are 4 missing, I wasn't really that fussed over it, and I can't wait to have a play around with them - especially as they're semi permanent.


Max Factor Lasting Lip Tint Shade 03 RRP £.7.99 - purchased for 50p

I have wanted this for so long but just didn't get round to buying it yet, so you can imagine how happy I was when I saw it for just 50p! It is so easy to apply and the colour is great. I almost prefer it to lipstick!



Max Factor Max Colour Effects Lip Gloss Shade 07 RRP £4.99 - purchased for £1.00

You can never have too many lip glosses can you? I'm not even sure why I purchased this, I think it was more the price. :)



Again, I simply purchased these just to try them out and because they were a bargain. But these colours looked lovely and I can't wait to try them out.

Grand saving of £24.26!!

Pretty good bargain hunting if I do say so myself. :)

x



12 comments:

  1. Massive congrats on passing your driving test.
    Must've been your lucky day as the bargains were a truly brilliant find.

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  2. Congratulations on passing your driving test =)
    & what fab bargains! xo

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  3. You got some amazing bargains!

    Sarah xx

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  4. CONGRATS!
    I passed my test a month ago now - scariest day of my life without a doubt!
    Your day sounds seriously amazing though, I wish charity shops near me had some make-up bargains like that!

    <3
    www.alltheshallowthings.blogspot.com

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  5. Massive congrats on passing your driving test!
    Some great bargains there xx

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  6. What bargains! I love that lip tint!

    http://www.sandra-thepuzzleofmylife.blogspot.com/

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  7. Oooo! I've been wanting some of the Max Factor lipstains for ages!!
    Would you be able to buy me some (if there's any left) and i'll pay you back + the postage?!:D (very cheeky of me, sorry!)
    And congrats on the driving test!
    www.xbonjourbelle.blogspot.com
    xxx

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  8. Not cheeky at all Jessica, everyone loves a bargain. If I see anymore I'll buy them and let you know. :)

    xx

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  10. I love charity shops, would love to hear how you get on with the eyelashes.. i can just about manage normal ones! Congrats on your driving test!

    Nicky
    http://decotreasure.blogspot.com
    xoxo

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  11. :O This is amazing! I am addicted to charity shopping, but none of the charity shops near me have any makeup :(

    Frances x
    http://francescassandra.blogspot.com
    Twitter: @Francesss__

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