best of 2016 makeup products

HAPPY NEW YEAR!! I welcome everyone to the year of great dreams and aspirations coming true! Hope everyone had a blessed and wonderful holiday with family and loved ones. So I am starting the new year with new and exciting things to share with my readers, like makeup products I loved and used quiet a bit in 2016. Here are products I used and enjoyed so much some are my oldie still goodies and some are new products I just incorporated into my makeup routine. Enjoy!!


Embryolisse Lait-Creme Concentrate – Even though I have been using this for over 2 years I still can’t get enough of this moisturizer, I enjoy it most during the winter season due to its creamy and rich formula. It’s also widely used by renowned makeup artist.   
Estee Lauder double wear foundation – this is grand-master of all my foundations my holy grail lol! I love this foundation as it gives an air-brush and flawless finish
Estee Lauder Matte Perfecting Primer – its silicone based it helps makeup last  

Ofra liquid lipstick in Atlantic city I love it lovely shade long wearing and I find last for hours
Beauty blender – my holy grail for applying foundation as it gives flawless to airbrushed finish and makes the overall makeup beautiful!
Smashbox photo- finish primer – got the sample of this in one of the beauty subscription I had in the past. Used it few times and I like it
Makeup forever Aqua brow in #30 – am glad i decided to try this out as it makes my eyebrows defined and last all day without moving
Morphe eye shadow palettes in 35W, 350M,360S – this palettes are highly pigmented and the color pay off is excellent 
Mac mineralized skin finish in gold deposit – I don’t know why I slept on this highlighter this long I love it!
PUR Cosmetics  Epic Illusion Cheek & Contour Palette – this has blush and contour combination well pigmented
Makeup forever Step1 Skin Equalizer – just a tad bit is needed it dry white and allows the foundation last all day
Sacha Buttercup Setting Powder – This is my holy grail setting powder. I use this to set my concealer and it gives great highlight and does not leave flashback when pictures are taken.
Makeup Forever duo matte foundation powder – it gives full coverage and flawless finish
Nyx – Kitten Heels is a liquid lipstick which is quiet affordable, well pigmented, smooth and has a good staying power. 
Inglot gel liner – the blackest ever and the staying power is out of this world as it does not burge and I love it!
Lorac Take Me To TANtego Bronzer Palette – has four different shades, one of the shadde is actaually for highligting top og cheek bones, all pigmented and blends well

What are your 2016 favorite makeup products? Are they on the list?

Thanks for stopping by until next time stay BEAUTIFUL!!