Monday, October 18, 2010

Favorites Du Jour 10.18.10

I wanted to do a quick post on four of my favorite things right now that I can not leave the house without. I must have these 4 things in a 5 ft radius of me AT ALL TIMES!

- Essie Nail polish in Chinchilly- the perfect taupe
- MAC lipstick in Beachbound (a light peach shimmer)
- Nivea Essential Care (Just like the old school La Bello- my favorite lip balm EVER)
- Starbucks Venti Non Fat No Foam latte with chocolate powder

What are your favorites that you must have at all times with you right now?


  1. In the theme of your post, here are my current obsessions:

    nails: OPI The Blues for Red
    lipstick: MAC Innocence Beware
    lipcare: Blistex Silk & Shine
    starbucks: Venti Chai Latte

    Hope you're having a great day :)

  2. My bigelow green tea, my chapstick, my elf blush!


  3. Mac Pro Fleshpot Lipstick
    Orbit Sweet Mint Gum
    Red Bull Energy Drink

  4. WIll do a post on my favourites at the end of this week Id say
    That lippie is purddyy!

  5. Rainbow lipbalm in rose&shine
    My psp (with valkyria chronickles 2 in it)
    wet n wild mega glow powder
    make up store fragarance library body mist in holiday luxury

  6. Hi Dara!
    mine would be
    nails: Sephora by OPI - Under My Trench-coat
    lips: Revlon Super lustrous lipstick in Primrose
    lip care: Dr Bronner lip balm
    Starbucks : Double tall Peppermint Macchiato - most people don't understand how I can drink it - but I LOVE it this way
    by the way, I didn't plan to copy your categories, but it turned out I need the same things :)

  7. Like the new blog "face lift" :) Mine would be:
    Sugar free Red Bull
    Johnsons baby lotion (love the smell)
    Soft lips in Vanilla flavor
    MAC blush in Melba
    Maybelline lipstick in Pink Please

  8. Essie nail polish in Wicked
    OPI nail polish in Royal Rajah Ruby
    Loreal Colour Riche lipgloss in Soft Nude
    Clinique Almost Lipstick in Black Honey
    Loreal Studio Secrets Magic Perfecting Base
    Starbucks Grande nonfat latte
    Lip care - that stuff by Tarte with the balm on one side and the exfoliant on the other. I'm out and threw the tube away, so I can't remember the exact name. HA!

  9. Hi Dara, great post! My current favorites are:

    Lips: Tom Ford Blush Nude topped with MAC VGlam Gaga Gloss
    Nails: Chanel Khaki Vert...Love!
    Lipcare: Eos Mint
    Bux: Grande NFat No Foam Latte with Cinnamon powder
    Extra: Olio Lusso Face Oil...4 bottles and counting!

  10. Chanel Rouge Allure lip gloss in Imaginaire
    Korres lip butter in Jasmine (thanks to you!)
    lavanila vanilla grapefruit perfume
    my blackberry
    grande bold

    great post!

  11. fun post! I must always have:
    1. Orbit Winter Mint gum
    2. Banana Boat SPF 50 Sport Lip Balm
    3. Korres Lip Butter in Pomegranate
    4. Kat Von D Painted Love lipstick in Celebutard (I think you would like the color)

  12. I love posts like this!

    -Lip stuff: YSL Rouge Pur Couture #6, MAC Glamour For All lipglass, Innocence Beware l/s
    -Clinique Redness Solutions foundation
    -Dark green eyeshadow/liner (YSL Slate Green, MUFE Aqua Eyes 20L, MAC She Who Dares)
    -Starbucks Caramel Apple Spice <3

  13. Hi! I must say I love your beauty tips! The things I carry all the time are:
    1. Hand Sanitizer. Right now it's Bath & Body Works Midnight Pomegranate Anti-Bacterial Waterless Hand Foam
    2. Some Bath & Body Works Travel Lotion. Right now it's in Gardenia
    3. Altoids or Sugarless Gum
    4. Lip Balms or some kind of nude/barely there lip gloss. I change these frequently.

    Aileen :)

  14. Oh that lip balm is among my favourites!

    By the way, I've been meaning to tell you that I got Hue because you raved about it on Youtube- and I love it!!! So, thanks ;)

  15. My Chanel Chintz is always with me <3

  16. I love the Nivea essential lip care it was always with me. But then I dropped it down the toilet by accident lol!! I'm going to get a new one asap.
    The beachbound looks gorgeous!

  17. favs du jour per moi,
    butter navy blue nail polish, conservative with an edge,
    yu-be japanese skin cream for dyy spots from cold weather and planes
    xo chauss

  18. My Current must haves are:
    Lips - Chanel Rouge Coco in either Cashmere or Magnolia + Burts Bees Mango Butter lip Balm
    Eyes - Chanel liquid eyeshadow in Torrent (beautiful olive green) used with Chanel Celadon (also green) waterproof eyeliner
    Fragrance - Jo Malone - the new Pear and Freesia one
    Nails - Butter All Hail McQueen (Chinchilly is actually my fav. "greige")

    I also always have a tube of L'Occitane hand cream with me - right now it is the Frangipani one.

    I always look forward to your blog posts :)

  19. 1. Extra spearamint gum
    2. My blackberry (i switched to a different phone for a few months to save money but it just was not the same)
    3. Cargo bronzer. A really good pick me up for last minute makeup touches at end of day. I put it on my eyes and it's a good shadow.
    4. Dunkin Decaff Coffee
    5. My smaller Kooba purse. It's a mini version of one that I have. I can throw it in my bookbag while in school.

  20. Favorites:
    Lips: Lush's It Started With A Kiss lip tint and Korres Quince (great red lip combo)
    Nivea A Kiss of Milk and Honey
    Nails: Essie Sew Psyched
    China Glaze's Ingrid and Chanel Paradoxal
    Drink: Dunkin Donuts Medium Iced Toasted Almond Extra Milk, no sugar (I drink iced coffee all year round- even in New England)!

  21. Hi Dara,

    Nivea is an awesome brand. I have been using their lip balm for years. Nivea Visage its awesome too but they took it off US market.-:( They also have lipsticks too and they are amazing. Every time I to to Germany I stock up.
    My faves right now are:
    ORLY nail polish- in the color Girly
    Estee Lauder Sumptuous Mascara
    Clinique all about the eyes serum- de-puffing eye massage
    MAC Sun-tints SPF20 in the color PINK TINGE

  22. marc jacobs clutch
    lots of bracelets, rings and necklaces all piled on
    essie chinchilly nailpolish (been wearing this shade almost non-stop for months now)
    vanilla latte
    thick liquid liner and lots of mascara

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  24. its Amazing post....i like too much, Thanks for sharing.

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