Best of 2012 – Yearly favorites


Hello my beautiful ladies ♥
This is an English post. If you want it in Greek, or you prefer Greek instead (in general) please let me know. I just haven’t decided what to do yet.So, depends on the mood.
This post is not exactly as the 12 of 2012 tag, its more like the yearly favorites mixed with ”best of”.
(And yes, the products are placed in my PAOK blanket)
Face:
Foundation : It was a very tough decision between  Revlon Colorstay and Dermablend from Vichy. I love them both. I’ll choose dermablend though, because I hate the package of Revlon. It makes a mess every time. Plus, just a tiny bit from Vichy, its enough and make wonders🙂
Primer (eye primer, coz I m still searching for a good , face primer ): Jordana.It’s not that I don’t like ELF, I really do, but I prefer the Jordana because it covers the flaws in the eyelid, and its not watery, quite thick actually (too thick for some, maybe)
Lipstick: MAC’s Fast Play.. Its a fresh love ♥. But its a lovely MLBB color, with great staying power. What more to ask?
Eyeshadows : Naked 2 ! I still had a hard time choosing between this and Oh-so-special, but I m a little more obsessed with Naked 2 lately, so…
Mascara : After learning that Stilleto (maybelline) is discontinued, I can’t find a mascara that ”I love”.  No ”awards” for Mascara, I guess. Magnifibres is something I am obsessed with, but its not exactly a mascara.
Blush: Is it possible to NOT pick Sleek? Sunrise is my absolute love. I used it a lot in the summer, plus as a bronzer the rest of the year. Amazing quality, I m gonna purchase some more Sleek🙂
Also, Seventeen’s highlighter, which I recently won in the lottery of Stoxos event (with BBloggers, I am gonna write about it soon), is honorary mentioned, though I only use it for a month, but I use it everyday.
Powder : Elf’s mineral booster. I have said it before, I don’t what is about, but its amazing. I use it instead of face poder
Eyeliner : Essence! Best tip, great staying power, cheap price🙂
Eyebrows: Always , ELF’s brow kit. I just can’t live without it
Lip liner : Lovie, in the natural tone. Cheap, good and perfect lip color.
Lip balm: Reve De Miel, by Nuxe. My new love. Lovely smell, not greasy, and works. I will review soon.
Body:
Body: The Body Shop Ginger(-something) ! I just can’t get enough of how amazing it smells. I love it ! I always love the vibrant smell of Body Shop’s body creams , and I own many of them already (Strawberry, Lemon, Peach, Coconut,etc). but this is amazing. Sadly, its only available in Xmas, so I spend it very carefully!
Nails: I won’t chose a nail polish, even though there are many I love. But I couldn’t do anything without Tommy G, Keratin base. I have tried any type of bases, multivitamin polishes, strengtheners, but NOTHING works out like Keratin. If you have soft nails, try applying every 2 days , and in about 3 weeks, you ll see the magic. I have to shorten my nails every now and then, while in the past, they did shorten  themselves by breaking .
Hair: Vatika Coconut oil. Nuff said.
Hands: Bioten intensive cream with Honey and Macademia oil. Not only it moisturizes without getting greasy, but also it smells fantastic, and costs a little more than 2.5€ !!!Nothing to be jealous from expensive ones, and defenately better than the infamous Cera Di cupra.
What’s your favorites for 2012?  Do you like anything from the products I listed?
2013 is near, so I m taking the chance to wish all of you to have a wonderful new Year. Things are hard in my country these moments, so let’s cross our fingers and hope everything goes smooth for all of us, and you🙂 Enjoy ♥
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Love.
V.

12 thoughts on “Best of 2012 – Yearly favorites

  1. Είναι! Και γω είμαι μεγάλη φαν! Εχω κάνει και αρκετά ποστ για Elf!
    Ευχαριστώ που πέρασε μια βόλτα απο το blog μου!

  2. Haha, σαν εμένα και εσύ! Άλλα post στα ελληνικά, άλλα στα αγγλικά, άλλα και με τις δύο γλώσσες μαζί.. :p Σε ζηλεύω για τη naked 2!!

  3. Aναλόγως τα κέφια και το κοινό βασικά!
    Η Naked αξίζει τα λεφτά της και με το παραπάνω.Ποσότητα ΚΑΙ ποιότητα καιευκολοφόρετα χρώματα!

  4. Love everything in here,especially Dermablend by Vichy-rocks.
    Am i the only that does not own a Naked?
    Sunrise was always OUT of stock,when i wanted it so badly!
    Lovely post and list!
    Do whatever you like about the language but i would choose the English version if i were you,in order to expand my readers.

  5. Thank you love for the answer! I love that you also answer in English! Hahah!
    Probably yes, and you MISS! Naked is amazing, the colors have a great payoff but more importantly are colors that are used for every single make up look, and none of them is useless (as it usually happens in other palletes). Plus the packaging is very sturdy and helpfull (large mirror inside).
    I bought sunrise from a blog sale, it was only swatched. Hehe. I want to buy the light pink now, but I don't want to just order one blush, but neither to order a tone (again)!

    Thank you sweetie! missed your comments!

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