#12DaysOfBlogmas// My Makeup Inventory and How I’m Going To Cut It Down.

Welcome To Day 10 of my #12DaysOfBlogmas series and if you’ve not been keeping up with the other 9 posts then I will leave them here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, and here.

2019 was the year that I REALLY got into makeup, I’ve loved it and started really investing in it for the love and fun of it. However I’ve realised that I’ve accumulated a decent amount of it which is not ideal. So to make sure that I’m getting use of my products and finding the love for it once again I’ve decided that I’m going to do an inventory which I will use to make sure I’m aware of how much makeup I own and actually use. I have two plans for making sure I use as much of my makeup as possible in 2020 and they go as follows:

  1. I am going to be doing a shop my stash style post every two weeks as a #MakeUpMondays post which will show you a bag of makeup which I’ll be exclusively using in that two weeks. That means that my content might be around it or I’m just using it to get use from it. That means that all my makeup gets used fairly and things are always in rotation. I’m also going to try to do a new section in my monthly favourite posts about my rotations to share with you what in my collection I’ve been loving the most.
  2. I am going to be on a makeup no buy until my birthday on 9th May, that means that I won’t be purchasing any new makeup at all. Now I will still be reviewing the newer things I’ve accumulated in the latter part of 2019 but I’m going to be doing more posts and looks on the products I already own and love. The only exception really is if I’m replacing things I need such as my cleansers or mascara as I only have one of them at a time on the go so I will need to replace them at some point. In my monthly favourite posts as well as talking about favourites from my rotations that month I’m going to be talking about how my no buy is going and anything I wanted to buy that didn’t.
  3. By the end of 2020 I want to be able to do a makeup inventory post and have less makeup than my 2019 one, I want to use up more of my products than I buy. This is going to be hard but I want to be more conscious about my spending and my collection as I’ll be moving home soon and also heading to uni (hopefully). I’m not trying to make miracles happen but I want to make small changes.

Okay so now we’ve got all that info out there, this is my makeup inventory! Before doing this I’ve actually decluttered a few products and passed some on so that I’m only taking what I love into 2020. I just wanted to point that out so you’re all aware that my collection was slightly bigger but now I’ve curated it down a tad.

These are the products I’m taking into 2020:

Primer:

Too Faced Hangover Primer (mini)

Colourpop Pretty Fresh HA Primer

ELF Poreless Putty Primer

ELF Glow Lotion

Glossier Future Dew

Fenty Beauty Pro Filt’r Instant Retouch Primer

MUA Pro Base Primer Oil

Foundation:

The Ordinary Serum Foundation (shades

Revolution Conceal and Hydrate

L’Oreal Infallible 24 Hour Fresh Wear Foundation

MAC Face and Body Foundation

Colourpop Tinted Moisturiser

Concealer:

Revolution Conceal and Hydrate

Revolution Conceal and Define

ELF Camo Concealer

Glossier Strech Concealer

Colourpop Pretty Fresh Concealer

BPerfect Cosmetics Concealer

L’Oréal Infallible More Than Concealer

Powder:

Rimmel Stay Matte Pressed Powder

Lottie London Ready Set Go Translucent Loose Setting Powder

Bronzer:

Tarte Park Ave Princess Chisel Palette

Fenty Beauty Sun Stalk’r Bronzer in Shady Biz (mini)

Benefit Hoola Bronzer (mini in palette)

Revolution Fast Base Foundation Stick in F14

Physicians Formula Butter Bronzer

Elf Contour and Blush duo in Fiji

Blush:

Bh Cosmetics Glowing in Greece Blusher palette (3 full size in palette)

Colourpop Blush Stix in shades Aloha, Under Pressure and 25/8

MUA Liquid Blushes in Tango Taupe and Tiger Lily

Revolution Reloaded Blush in Baked Peach

Benefit Goldrush Blush (mini in palette)

Milani Baked Blush in Luminoso

Carter Beauty Aphrodite blush palette

Colourpop Super Shock Cheek in Get Leid

Colourpop Pressed Blush in So Retrograde

Elf Blusher and Contour duo in Fiji

Highlighters:

Benefit Cookie (mini in palette)

Revolution x Soph highlighter palette (8 shades in one palette)

Bh Cosmetics Glowing in Greece highlight palette (three full sized in palette)

Colourpop Super Shock Cheek in Flexitarian and Lunch Money

Revolution Skin Kiss in Peach Kiss

Revolution Pro Illuminate

W7 Glowcomotion

Fenty Beauty Killawatt Freestyle Higglighter Duo In Lightening Dust and Fire Crystal

Nude By Nature Touch of Glow Highlight Stick In Champagne

Lottie London x Imogenation Ultra Glow Cream Highlight palette

Eyeshadows:

ABH Jackie Aina palette

Juvias Place The Nubian II palette

Colourpop Misunderstood palette

Colourpop Sweet Talk Palette

Colourpop So Jaded palette

Morphe x Jaclyn Hill Vault Armed and Gorgeous palette

Revolution Reloaded Velvet Rose palette

September Rose Slush

Beauty Bay EYN Brights

Beauty Bay EYN Brights Matte

Colourpop Uh Huh Honey

Colourpop It’s All Good

Colourpop Super Shock Shadow in Blitzen, By The Pound and Sprinkles on top

Charlotte Tilbury Exaggeryes Quad

Dose of Colors Friendcation palette

Anastasia Beverly Hills Riviera

Colourpop single Shadow in Aries

3INA Makeup The Cream Eyeshadow In 313 Light Brown

Eyeliners:

Colourpop Creme Gel Liner in Mr Bing

Kat Von D Tattoo Liner in Trooper (mini)

L.A Splash Glitter Liner

Mascara:

Essence Volume Stylist Lash Extension Mascara

Essence Lash Princess

Eyebrows:

Benefit Gimme Brow

Benefit 24H Brow Setter (mini)

ELF Brow Wow

ELF Lock On Brow Cream

Glossier Boy Brow

Collection Brow Gel

Winky Lux Uni-Brow

Freedom Duo Brow Powder In Soft Brown

Lipsticks/Lip Glosses/Lip Liners:

Jeffree Star Velour Liquid Lipstick in Wifey

Colourpop Ultra Blotted Lip in Vitamin Sea

Colourpop Ultra Satin Lip in Rêver

Colourpop Blur Lux Lipstick in 21 Questions

Revolution Beauty Sheer Lip in Brunch and Vow

ELF Gloss In Mocha Twist

Colourpop Ultra Metallic Lip In Nimbus

Colourpop Lux Matte Lip In Evil Queen

Soap&Glory Sexy Mother Pucker Matte Lipstick In Cinnamon Beige

Maybelline Super Stay Matte Ink In Heroine

Lottie London x Imogenation Gloss Oil In Bee

Dose of Colours Over The Top Gloss

Lime Crime Wet Cherry Gloss In Tangy Cherry

Colourpop Lip pencil in BFF and Curvii

Rimmel Lasting Finish Lip Pencil In 1000 Kisses

Rimmel Exaggerate Full colour Lip Liner in Call Me Crazy

Nudestix Cream Lip and Cheek Pencil

Steve Laurent Red Lip Tint

Bare Minerals Marvellous Moxie Gloss In California Dreamer

7 Comments

  1. I’m starting a low-buy/no-buy in January too. Well, I actually wanted to start December 1st but I failed so hard lol. So the new date is January 1st!

    You actually inspired me to do a ‘shop my stash’ kind of post once in a while too, since I have so much to rotate I have some products in my collection that have been used once. It’s bad I know lol. I really need to start giving my WHOLE collection love instead of just the new items.

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    1. That’s so great I’m glad I’ve inspired you! We can keep each other accountable lovely!! I’m excited to get use of my entire collection really

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