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47 Must-Have Makeup Gift Sets of 2018

With top of the range brands such as Benefit, Too Faced, and Estee Lauder, this list is definitely one you won’t want to miss! Whether you’re looking to treat yourself or are after something to treat friends and family, you’re sure to find a makeup gift set that they’re sure to go crazy for.

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Tarte Limited Edition Treasure Box Collector’s Set

This stunning Treasure Box Collector’s Set from Tarte is a makeup lover’s must-have. It contains everything a girl needs to create the purrfect cat eye with the sexiest eyelashes, bronze her cheeks, and even finish the gorgeous look off with the prettiest champagne-colored highlight.


Too Faced Boss Beauty Lady Agenda

Containing the iconic Better Than Sex mascara, you already know the Too Faced Lady Agenda bundle is soon to take pride of place upon your vanity table. This set is for the eyes, lips, and face so all you need is your fave foundation and you’re ready to start the day like a boss babe.


Tarte Deluxe Paintbox Collector’s Makeup Case

Darling, you’re going to look snatched with this amazing Tarte Paintbox Makeup Case. Inside, you’ll find top-quality shadows and with 24 neutrals, shimmers and beautiful colors to choose from, you’ll have all the inspo you need to stray away from the classic smokey eye.

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Sephora Favorites The Perfect Ten Makeup Sampler

If you’re a fan of makeup, you’ll be well acquainted with Sephora already, so why not go all out and spoil yourself or a friend with The Perfect Ten? Not only does it contain 10 must-have product samples, but with these, you’ll be looking like a straight up 10 in no time.

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Sephora Favorites Selfie Kit!

If you prefer top brands like Milk Makeup, Marc Jacobs and Anastasia Beverly Hills, try out this #Selfie Kit for size. If you are makeup mad, you’ll know that you simply can’t do without the 3 top things; a great primer, the perfect powder, and of course, the blackest of black mascaras.

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MAC Look In A Box Face Kit Makup Set

You’ll be ready to take over the stage and rock n’ roll til your heart’s content with the MAC Girl Band Glam Set. Included are 4 purple toned products: lip pencil in Heroine, creamy yet pigmented lipstick in Dark Twist, single eyeshadow in Beyond Gorgeous, and last but not least the 3D Black Lash mascara.


Estee Lauder Modern Classics Full-Size Favorites Gift Set

Everyone knows about Estee Lauder and their luxurious products, so go ahead and grab this utter bargain, whether it’s a treat for yourself, your mom, or just a friend. Not only do you get the classiest wine colored case but inside, you’ll find 12 full-sized products and palettes (yes, you really did read that right!).

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Benefit Cosmetics Date Night With Mr. Right Makeup Set

From Benefit we have the Date Night with Mr.Right Limited Edition Set. Wowee, what an amazing set! Any girl would be lucky to receive this gorgeous bundle. Not only do you get the high end products but they all come inside the beautiful golden Benefit makeup bag – perfect for traveling with.

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Bare Escentuals bareMinerals Skincare Kit

If you’re the type who likes the ‘glow from within’ look, then this Glow To-Go Set from BareMinerals is definitely what you’re after. Everyone knows that great makeup always starts with a flawless base so it’s essential you take care of your skin, and these brilliant serums, foams, and creams help you do just that.

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Benefit Cosmetics Work Kit, Girl! Work-Day Essentials Kit

Welcome 4 of Benefits bestsellers: Porefessional face primer, Roller Lash mascara, Hoola Matte Bronzer and Benetint, a rose-tinted lip/cheek stain. When you purchase this Work Kit, Girl! Kit, you don’t only get a sweet little mini version of these wonderful items, you also get a pretty makeup bag to carry them in, too.

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Too Faced Pretty Little Planner Collection

Looking your best on the go can be difficult when you’re a busy bee, but not when you have the Too Faced Pretty Little Planner Collection. This gorgeous makeup gift set is a necessity for makeup addicts who are always out and about as it comes with the zipper case, gorgeous palette, and a year-round agenda.


Aeroblend Airbrush Makeup Personal Starter Kit

Ever looked a celebrity and wondered how their skin just looks so flawless and almost airbrushed? Well, we’ll let you in on a little secret, it’s because they really are airbrushed! Take a look at Aeroblend – don’t worry, this starter kit has everything you need to become an airbrushing pro!


Benefit Cosmetics They’re Real! Kit

Why splash the cash on lip liners AND lipstick, when you can spend your pennies wisely on The Big Sexy Lip Kit from Benefit, instead. These bad boys save on application time AND have your lips looking plump and super kissable. You get 4 shades: Lusty Rose, Revved Up Red, Pink Thrills, and Blame Game.

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Too Faced Best Year Ever Makeup Collection

Welcome The Best Year Ever collection from Too Faced. This sensational set makes a brilliant gift for any makeup lover or you could even split it up into 3 great gifts. These gorg palettes suit everyone, whether they prefer toned down everyday looks or like to spruce themselves up with bright colors.


Benefit Cosmetics 3 Scoops O’ Sexy

Feast your eyes on 3 Scoops O’ Sexy. This bundle of products is perfect if you’re looking for multiple gifts as inside there are 3 adorable gift sets all ready in sweet packaging. Each little gift contains a full sized Tinted Balm and a mini lip and cheek tint in either Posietint, Lollitint or Benetint.

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Tarte Make Believe In Yourself Kit

This Tarte palette is simply divine – It’ll look just darling sitting on your vanity, with its beautiful gold packaging. The Make Believe In Yourself palette is great for use at home or for getting ready on the go as it includes every eyeshadow you’ll need plus a poppin’ highlighter and of course, an all-important mirror.


Too Faced Peanut Butter and Jelly Eye Shadow Collection Palette

Know someone PB&J mad? Then this adorable palette from Too Faced will make the ultimate gift. Whether it’s a random ” I love you” or to celebrate a great grade at school, it’ll certainly brighten up their day! Every lovely eyeshadow is infused with antioxidant-rich cocoa powder and smells good enough to eat.

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bareMinerals The Sexy Neutrals Eyeshadow Kit

Every girl needs a trusty ol’ everyday palette – especially this The Sexy Neutrals by BareMinerals. Each eyeshadow is made with skin-nourishing ingredients and gives you gorgeous, seamless blend every time. So if you just want a pretty toned-down palette for shopping, school or work, this is the one for you.

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Benefit Pretty Little Payoffs Ensemble Set

This Pretty Little Payoffs set will make a brilliant gift for the graduate in your life who’s just about to head off on adventures around the world, or equally just as awesome for the girl who’s just landed her first dream job and needs new products to help her feel like a beautiful boss.

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Clinique Skincare Gift Set

If you, like the rest of us, love a good bargain, then you simply can’t say no to this wonderful Clinique Skincare Gift Set. The beautiful case just screams summer, so you just know you have to take this on your travels. Inside, you’ll find their iconic makeup remover, High Impact mascara and more.

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Bare Minerals Nothing Beats The Original Set

Prefer a lighter-looking base, or know someone who does? Then this BareMinerals Makeup Gift Set is the one for you. This neat set contains four of their most-loved complexion products: Original Foundation (with SPF), Original Veil Finishing Powder, Prime Time Primer, and their fabulous Foundation Brush.

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Estee Lauder All Skin Care and Makeup Gift Set

Been wanting to try out popular Estee Lauder but couldn’t afford the price tag? Then you’ll be pleased to know you can get $155 worth of amazing items, for much much less, leaving you, your skin and your purse feeling beyond happy. You also get the stylish and modern cosmetic case, too.


Benefit Cosmetics the Bronze of Champions

This kit is perfect for all of you bronzed goddesses out there. Featuring Benefit’s best selling bronzer, Hoola, you just know you have to get your hands on this! It also features They’re Real mascara, Hoola Ultra Plush Lip Gloss, sculpting eyeshadow colors and even more.

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Too Faced Limited Edition White Chocolate Chip Palette

If you’re a fan of Too Faced Palettes you can rest assured you won’t be let down by their White Chocolate Chip palette – it really is as delicious as it sounds. Packed with impressive pigment, the antioxidant-rich formula is sure to blow your mind when you see just how well these colors blend.


Benefit Bronzed ‘N’ Sculpted Kit

Want to look ‘tan-talizing’ on your vacation? Then why go for anything other than Benefits Bronze N’ Sculpted Kit? Start off with your favorite foundation and then seamlessly sculpt and contour with the Hoola Quickie Contour Stick and set that into place with the fabulous Hoola Bronzer – don’t forget to highlight with wicked Watt’s Up.

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tartelette Amazonian clay matte palette

Whether you’re just not into glitters and shimmers or you just need to add a fantastic matte shadow palette to your collection, look no further because really, no one can do without the Tartelette Amazonian Clay palette. With 12 versatile shades, it’s brilliant for both day and night time looks.


Maybelline New York Bestie Bundle By Desi & Katy

Feeling brave? Then go nude with Maybelline’s New York Bestie Bundle by Desi Perkins & Katy DeGroot. This gorg 24k Nudes eyeshadow palette, Molten Gold Master Chrome highlighter, and Pioneer SuperStay matte lipstick trio are all any woman will need to feel pretty and confident enough to even rock the New York catwalk.

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tarteist PRO glow highlight contour palette

This Tartiest PRO palette is a must-have for any contour and highlight addict, especially those who are always on the go. The universal shades are made to suit all skin tones, starting with Shade, setting it with Sculpt and then going crazy with whatever highlight you like – will it be Lit or Stunner, perhaps?


MAC Look In A Box: All About Pink

Choosing an outfit for a night out with the girls is hard enough, let alone deciding on which makeup style you want, fret not because with this MAC Look In A Box, it’s all thought out for you. You receive an eyeshadow trio, lipstick in Embrace me, Unlimited Style Lipglass and Photogravure eyeliner.

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Benefit City Lights, Party Nights Limited Edition Brow Set

When you’re on vacation, the last thing you want is to spend half your day getting ready or trying to find your fave lipstick right at the bottom of your bag, but those frustrating problems are long gone with this fabulous Benefit Limited Edition City Lights, Party Nights Set.


Too Faced Boudoir Eyes Collection

With shade names such as Garter Belt, Lap Dance, and Birthday Suit, the Too Faced Boudoir Eyes Palette will make a great makeup gift set from a partner, or just a naughty little treat for oneself. The palette contains 9 matte and shimmer shadows, perfect from taking you from day to night…time adventures.

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Gym Bag Grabs Athleisure Essentials

Struggling to find a suitable gift for the gym bunny in your life? She’ll go jumping crazy with these essential gym bag items from Tarte: full-sized sweatproof Lifted mascara, Deluxe Quench Lip Rescue in Nude, Eye Makeup Remover Wipes and Brighter Days Highlighting Moisturizer – all made with good-for-you ingredients.

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Too Faced Glitter Bomb Eyeshadow Collection

Shake up your day-to-day makeup routine with the Too Faced Glitter Bomb Collection (Limited Edition). This palette may look a little daunting, but it really is great for any makeup enthusiast, whether they enjoy crazy looks or they’re used to their neutrals, as it gives them something new and exciting to work with!

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Benefit Cosmetics V.I.Pretty Mini Travel Size Set

Feel V.I.Pretty with this gorg set from Benefit. These travel sized goodies are great for those who are always on the go, or those who simply enjoy just trying out new products – though beware, you’ll love these SO much you’ll be off to buy the full-sizes sooner than you can apply your lipstick.

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TARTE Precious Picks Color Set

We don’t mean to make you blush, but you won’t be able to resist doing so with the Tarte Amazonian Clay Precious Picks Color Set. This 3 piece set comes with Ornate; a beautiful coral blush that will stay flawless for up to 12 hours of wear, Surf’s Up Lipstick, and Lights, Camera, Lashes! Mascara.

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Clinique Spring Sweet Makeup Gift Set

Indulge yourself with the Clinique Spring Sweet Set. Screaming with summer vibes, just looking at this fun kit will make you hot under the collar – the adorable makeup bag is covered in juicy looking fruits, and ‘jam’ packed full with 7 luxurious Clinique skincare and makeup products.

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Benefit Real Cheeky Party Blushing Beauty Kit

You’ll be tickled pink by the sensational shades in the Benefit Real Cheeky Party Blushing Beauty Kit. Inside the beautiful palette are 7 (yes, 7!) bronzers and blushes, a highlighter, and not forgetting a kohl eyeliner AND mascara – what more could a makeup fanatic want?

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Tarte Rainforest of the Sea Set

Grab your goggles and dive into this riveting Rainforest of The Sea collection from Tarte. Opening it up, you’ll find a generous sample of their fantastic ROTS Water Foundation with SPF, Lip Splash Lipstick in Drench, ROTS Boosting 4-in-1 Mist and a handy bottle of their Deep Dive Cleansing Gel.

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Benefit Cosmetics I Love You Kit

What better way to say those 3 special words than with a little helping hand from Benefit. Any girl will go crazy for this super stunning makeup gift set. Packaged inside the beautiful pink snake-print cosmetics bag are 4 popular products: Roller Lash, PosieTint, Dandelion Dew and Dandelion Blush.

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TOO FACED Sweethearts Peach Eye Shadow

Every girl dreams about owning their very own Too Faced Sweet Peach Palette, so have them come true this year and spoil them with a gift they well and truly deserve. Not only are these succulent shadows insanely pigmented and blend like butter, they also smell like delicious and juicy peaches – yum.


Benefit Cosmetics Dandelion Wishes Makeup Set

No matter the age of your precious recipient, she’s sure to love experimenting and having new top-end makeup products to play around with. This lovely Dandelion Wishes set from Benefit comes with 5 items that are sure to have her feeling like a glowing goddess once she’s all done.

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MAC Pro Conceal and Correct Palette

MAC are well known for their concealers, and if you’ve been eyeing them up, take the chance to grab this utter bargain. This fab palette contains 6 light shade Studio Finish Concealers, perfect if you’re keen on practicing your application skills on friends and family or if you’re a budding makeup artist.

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Tarte Tarteist Trove Makeup Kit

The Tarte Tarteist Trove is a brilliant kit for anyone, whether they’re just beginning to get into makeup, or they are an avid makeup collector and just love having plenty of choices – either way, it simply is a must have – don’t you think it’d just look super beautiful sitting in pride of place on your vanity?


Benefit Cosmetics They’re Real! Sample Set

Like the look of Benefit products but not brave enough to take the plunge into full-sized items? Fret not because this pack of 3 fab samples is here to help you out for a great price, plus you even get the pleasure of testing their popular They’re Real! Mascara and 2 other neat items.

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Tarte Girls Just Wanna Have Sun Set

“Girls Just Wanna Have Fun”, but they also want to look gorgeous and bronzed, so why go anywhere else when you can achieve all that and more with this sensational set from Tarte? Use Brazilliance for your body, the towelette for your face, and then finish the look off by contouring and highlighting like a queen.

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Sephora Favorites Give Me Some Nude Lip

Are you really a girl if you don’t own handfuls of nude lipsticks that, to a novice (aka your boyfriend), all look the same even though you know they’re all different in their own ways? That said, there’s ALWAYS room for 1, maybe 2…3, or 7 more, especially if they are Sephora favorites!

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Brow Tryouts! Brow Pencil & Setting Gel Set

If you haven’t heard of Benefit’s famous brow products, where have you been hiding? EVERY girl needs these holy grail items – there are many reasons why these are so popular, honestly. With this Brow Tryouts Set, you can now give them a go yourself and see what everyone is raving about.

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30 Diy Makeup Recipes to Make You Feel Gorg

Diy Miracle Night Cream

Whether you’re stressed out from school, work, or just general daily life lately, it’s important you not only take care of your mental health but your skin, too, and this miracle DIY Cream is here to answer all your blemish prayers. This cream helps with inflammation, spots, and puffiness – be gone, under eye circles!

Diy Beet Blush and Lip Gloss

With just 3 natural ingredients anyone can have a go at making this Easy DIY Beet Blush and Lip Gloss. You can use any little container you have laying around (gives you an excuse to use up the last of your lip balms) and use them for yourself or as thoughtful homemade makeup gift sets.

Diy Waterproof Eye Makeup Remover

Have a look at this DIY Waterproof Eye Makeup Remover and Lash Conditioner over on Soap Deli News Blog to find out how you can make your own, using just natural oils, stearic acid, aloe vera gel and shea butter. It also does well as a lipstick remover for those hard-to-remove pigments.

Diy Frugal Homemade Natural Black Eyeliner

Whether you’re looking to save some coins or you just prefer making your own all-natural makeup, you’re sure to appreciate this Natural Non-Toxic Black Eyeliner tutorial by beautytips4her. All you need is an old eyeshadow tin, coconut oil, and activated charcoal to make your very own new holy-grail eyeliner.

Diy Organic Makeup

This fantastic blog tells you all you need to know about the nasty chemicals that are hidden in all your fav items in your makeup bag – even things such as asbestos! How scary – don’t worry though, because she also gives amazing tutorials on how to make your own Organic Cosmetics.

Diy Two Ingredient Beauty Products

Fancy making your own makeup but don’t want to break the bank in trying? Then take a look at these awesome 2 ingredient beauty products. It sounds crazy, but you really can make lipstick by using crayons! Melt them and mix with coconut oil for a fab lipstick and you’ll soon have a whole collection!

Diy Natural Luminizer

Using just natural oils, beeswax, and mica powder you can now make your very own luminizer. Ever wondered how celebrities always look so glowy and healthy? Well, now you know! And now you can, too – without all the nasty chemicals and who knows what else.

Diy Homemade Non-Toxic Eye Liner

Why go for store-bought eyeliners when you can make your own, and with just 3 (yes, 3) ingredients, you really have no excuse – so what’re you waiting for? All you need is activated charcoal, coconut oil, aloe vera and of course, a little container or two.

Diy Natural Face Primer

Primers are an essential in helping your makeup not only apply flawlessly, but ensuring it lasts on your skin all day, too. If you check the ingredients for the primers in store, you’ve probably seen they’re full of silicones and all sorts, so have a go at making this DIY Primer instead, for peace of mind.

Diy BB Cream

Find out How to Make your own DIY BB Cream, right here. This is great if you struggle to find your right shade or you’re wanting something moisturizing and with lighter coverage for the summer. This wonderful BB cream will feel weightless on your skin and is much healthier for it, too.

Diy Natural Lip Tint

Over on This Organic Life is this fab DIY Natural Lip Tint. These lip tints will not only have your lips looking lusciously plump but they also feel great and smell amazing, too. This sweet orange, clove, and cinnamon tint will also give you a warming spicy feel, perfect for colder days.

Diy Homemade Makeup Remover Pads

Done with spending tens of dollars on makeup wipes and pads for them to just frustratingly dry out before you’ve even finished the pack? Don’t fret because with this crafty DIY you can learn how to make your own homemade remover pads. (pssttt…they really do work!).

Diy Concealer

Fancy learning how you can make your own DIY Concealer? All you need to do is watch this nice and easy 2-minute tutorial to find out how. She uses a moisturizer that has a thick consistency and a tinted face powder, like a powder foundation – though it must be your shade, obviously.

Diy Natural Rose Water Makeup Setting Spray

Makeup setting sprays are essential in helping your makeup not only last longer, but they also help your powders settle and melt into your skin, saving you from looking heavy and cakey. So take a look at these 3 Natural Setting Sprays, not only are they easy but they’re super cheap too!

Diy Natural Blush

With ingredients that are even safe enough to eat, you can rest assured these Natural Blushes are totally toxic free. With these, you can alter the shade to just how you like it, so whether you’re sporting a tan or want to try something more daring, this blush recipe is the one for you.

Diy Rainbow Highlight

If you’ve seen the viral rainbow highlighters (how could you not?) and fancy a go at making your own, head over to Poise & Purpose for their superb video tutorial on how to create your own rainbow highlighter palette. Using your own choice of colors, you can produce a custom range of highlighters for flawless faces.

Diy Foxy Facial Powder

From the delightful The Hippy Homemaker is this gorgeous DIY Foxy Facial Powder. This powder can easily be customized to match your skin tone and is perfect for covering fine lines and evening out your complexion, as well as keeping oils at bay – what more could you want?

Diy Cream Eyeshadow

Over at PaintEd is a fab tutorial on how to make your own DIY Cream Eyeshadows. Cream eyeshadows are great when using them as a pigmented base for powder shadows, or simply placing them on your lid, blending out with your finger, and voila! Make a whole range of colors as a DIY makeup gift set.

Diy Makeup Setting Spray

There’s nothing more frustrating than spending hours on your makeup only to step out into the sun, start sweating, and immediately all your hard work seems to just start melting away (onto your nice new outfit – ugh). With these genius yet easy Makeup Setting Sprays, though, those days are long gone.

Diy Natural Concealer and Highlighter

For those days when you want to simply throw a concealer over your blemishes and get going, you can’t go wrong with this DIY Natural Concealer and Highlighter. Don’t be put off by the fancy sounding ingredients, these are all pretty easy to find online or in health stores.

Diy Skin Highlighter

Want to ‘glow for the gods’ but don’t like the idea of putting all those chemicals on your face? Then take a look at this DIY Skin Highlighter. This highlighter can be used to open up your eyes, dust over your cheeks, highlight your brow bone and, if you’re feeling extra fancy, your collar bones.

Diy Natural Olive Oil Makeup Remover Pads

These 2 ingredient natural makeup remover pads are brilliant for anyone who wants to help save the planet (and their money), and keep their skin clear from toxic chemicals. All you need for these foolproof makeup remover pads are extra virgin olive oil and rose water, though aloe vera works just as well.

Diy Lip Plumper Using Essential Oils

Whether you’re off on a date or you just want your lips looking lusciously juicy, why not have a go at this super easy DIY Homemade Lip Plumper? All you need for this fab make is a tube of your favorite lip gloss, peppermint essential oil, and a small container or jar.

Diy Homemade Finishing Powder

Over on Primally Inspired is this Homemade Finishing Powder Tutorial. This awesome homemade powder sets your makeup, ensuring it lasts all day, while reducing the appearance of creases and fine lines as well as absorbing oils and giving you a flawless, non-cakey finish – what more could you ask for?

Diy Homemade Natural Mascara

Simple Life Mom is here to share her nifty Homemade Natural Mascara Recipes. If you looked at the ingredients of your usual mascaras, you’d never want to use them again – though that doesn’t mean you can no longer wear mascara, especially since these ones are all safe and really do work.

Diy Smooth Finish Organic Foundation Makeup

So not only can you make homemade natural concealers, lipsticks, and powders, but you can even create your own foundation! Isn’t that crazy? Not only is this foundation MUCH healthier and safer for your skin, but you’ll also find yourself saving quite a few of those essential pennies, too.

Diy Caffeine Eye Serum

You’re probably wondering why you’d want or need caffeine in your skincare, but did you know it actually improves circulation and helps to bring puffiness down? Perfect for those under-eye bags, hey? This is great for moms and busy bees who just don’t always get the hours of sleep they would like to have.

Diy Homemade High Beam Highlighting Creme

You can really do some $$$ saving with this one! At just 16 cents a tube, you have to give this Homemade High Beam Highlighter a try. This product is great for those who don’t always want an intense highlighter, with this you can have just a subtle glow or layer it up to your dewy preference.

How to Make Your Own Contour Powder

If you can’t go a day without contouring, take a look at this DIY Contour Powder tutorial. Not only are you given the ingredient list, but she also instructs you on how to apply it. This recipe can also be altered to match your skin tone, so it’s perfect for everyone who enjoys sculpting.

Diy Homemade Bronzer All Natural

From Thank Your Body is this super simple yet effective Homemade Bronzer. The ingredients in this product are all completely natural, but boy, does this bronzer still give you that gorgeous sun-kissed bronze and glow everybody is after – so what are you waiting for? Get bronzing, darling!

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