Best of 2011 : Part II – Cosmetics

This year Ive discovered more makeup than i ever thought i would. The endless brands, the endless online shopping sites, always tempting us to shop has made me clean a cupboard for makeup πŸ˜€

Part II: Cosmetics

Face & Eyes
Tinted Moisturizer:
Loose/Translucent Powder:
Eyeshadow color (with the brand):
Lip liner:
Lip balm:

Brushes you cannot live without: 

Glitter/crackle nailpolish:
Best Topcoat/Basecoat polish:
Best Indian Brand:
Best Foreign Brand:
Best Brand 2011:
Best online shopping site:
I would love to see what you have to say! 
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6 thoughts on “Best of 2011 : Part II – Cosmetics

  • December 30, 2011 at 7:29 pm

    founation – Lotus Hebals 2 in 1
    Concealer – Oriflame Giordani Gold
    Tinted Moisturiser – Lacto Calamine
    Blush – Lotus Herbals Botanical Blush (Pink)
    Bronzer – Lakme Face Sheer
    Translucent Powder – Lotus Herbals
    Primer – Coloressence make up Primer
    Eyeshadow – Revlon Customeyes (Rich Temptation)
    Kohl – Revlon Krayon eyepencil
    Eyeliner -Liquid – Lakme 9 to (Olive and Bronze), Pencil – Lakme Forever silk – Gypsy
    Green, Black Last
    Mascara – Maybelline Colossal
    Lipstick -Moisture – Revlon Plump Sexy (Honey Kiss) and Lotus Herbals moistpetals(Rudy Pink and Natural Haze); Matte – Revlon Matte and Lakme 9 to 5
    Lipliner – Lakme 9 to 5
    Lipgloss – Lotus Herbals Botanical Lipgloss(Lychee Squash and Hazenut) and Oriflame Giordani Gold Lipgloss(Bronze)
    Lipbalm – Lotus Herbals Lip Therapy

  • December 31, 2011 at 4:51 am

    Face & Eyes
    Foundation: Lakme Invisible Foundation & Avon Ideal Shade Soft Matte Mousse FOundation
    Concealer: None πŸ™‚
    Tinted Moisturizer: Ponds Age Miracle Tinted Moisturizer ( shade no 1)
    Blush: Too many to mention but currently loving Black Radiance’s Warm Berry and MAC’s Warmth of Coral from the Semi precious collection
    Bronzer:NYC color wheel Mosaic face powder in All over bronze glow
    Loose/Translucent Powder: Lakme Rose Powder
    Primer: NYX Eyeshadow Base
    Eyeshadow color (with the brand): LA Colors in Supernatural
    Kohl:Too many to metion here again! but currently loving elle18 kohl and Lakme Black Satin Kajal. A special mention to the Maybelline Collosal Kajal too πŸ˜€ would love to try Hashmi Kaajal
    Eyeliner: Avon’s Glimmersticks eyeliner pencil, Maybelline Gel liner in Black and Inglot Gel eyeliner in teal
    Mascara:Maybelline Colossal Volume Mascara

    Lipstick:Revlon Superlustrous lipstick in kiss me coral, avon simply pretty lipstick in mango mania
    Lip liner: Avon’s glimmersticks lipliner in red
    Lipgloss:Lakme Absolute Plump & Shine Lipgloss: Berry Shine, Maybelline Colorsensational lipgloss in touch of toffee
    Lip balm: Avon Naturals lipbalm in Strawberry

    Nailpolish: Avon Nailwear Pro Nail Enamel MATTE in Violetta
    Glitter/crackle nailpolish: NYX Girls Carnival (even though it is difficult to apply!)
    Best Topcoat/Basecoat polish: Maybelline

    Best Indian Brand: Lakme
    Best Foreign Brand: MAC
    Best Brand 2011: Lakme (for their collections this year!)
    Best online shopping site: StyleCraze and HealthKart

  • December 31, 2011 at 1:14 pm

    Hi Sweety, Wishing you a fantastic New Years, may 2012 bring you lots of luck, love, success and happiness. May you continue to entertain us with your beautiful blog!
    Luv, Sam

  • January 2, 2012 at 5:19 pm

    Face & Eyes
    Foundation:Ltus oil free foundation (and my latest fav is Bourjois Healthy mix foundation
    Concealer: Coorbar concealor stick and Inglot cream conealor
    Tinted Moisturizer: Ponds TM
    Blush: I really cant pick a fav since blushes r my ultimate fav, but if i had to choose just one, it probably be Max Factor Classic Pink
    Bronzer: The Balm Bahama Mama
    Loose/Translucent Powder: Kryolan Loose powder
    Primer:B&D Primer
    Eyeshadow color (with the brand): Revlon e/s quad in Copper Spice
    Kohl: Faces SMudgeproof kohl
    Eyeliner: MAC Fluidline Waveline
    Mascara: Maybelline colossal volume

    Lipstick: L’oreal Nutri Shine in Sheer Papaya
    Lip liner: DOnt use any
    Lipgloss: Revlon colorbust gloss in Aubergine
    Lip balm: Burts Bees Pomegranate Lip Balm

    Brushes you cannot live without: Ambika Pillai Makeup brushes

    Nailpolish: Avon Nail Polishes Speed Dry range
    Glitter/crackle nailpolish: SOme korean brand whose name I don’t kno..
    Best Topcoat/Basecoat polish: Oriflame Nail sheild

    Best Indian Brand: Faces & Lakme
    Best Foreign Brand: NYX & MAC
    Best Brand 2011: Faces for the lovely ne ranges they came out with..
    Best online shopping site: &

  • December 8, 2017 at 5:09 am

    This is one such list, i accidentally stumbled.. its a huge primer for guys who has no clue about what to buy for their friend or loved ones.. atleast now I know the variety of items.


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