[Late Post] December’s Ipsy Bag – Fearless Heroine

I’m sure it is safe to assume that December is a busy month for us all. During the beginning of the month I spent time getting ready for Christmas and taking Mom for her 8 week check-up after breaking her hip. Results indicated that her hip was healing well and she was finally allowed to move around more. She wasn’t allowed out of the house from the time she returned home from the hospital until her appointment at the beginning of December, so you can rest assured that she took advantage of finally being able to get around again.

Since she was doing well I ended up going back to my adult home (I always refer to home as where I grew up) and attended my boyfriends Christmas party, semi-decorated the house (we spent Christmas with my mom) and caught up on some cleaning. This still didn’t leave much time for blog posts by the time I received my Ipsy bag.  However, I figured I would share it with you all now 🙂

The theme for December was….. You are a Fearless Heroine!

ipsydec7 There was also a sweet little note included on our card:

Our thoughts are filled with YOU this month. Thank you for a 2014 filled with beauty, laughter and inspiration. You’ve given us so many reasons to smile, and we look forward to an awesome 2015. xoxo, Ipsy

Well Ipsy… I’m hoping this is an awesome 2015 as well. There are so many things I’d love to accomplish this year. Let’s hope that is possible. Nonetheless right now one thing that is possible is sharing the goodies from the month of December with you beauties!

Precision Beauty Eyelash Curler
www.swisscollc.com
**This is a full-sized product**
$5.00

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This Stylish Eyelash Curler firmly catches each lash at the root for beautifully lifted and intensified curls. Easy to control handle and broad-shaped curve ensures that you get the perfect curl while preventing pinching. Always use a mirror while using eyelash curler. Curl eyelashes before applying mascara. Wipe clean after each use.

And it is metallic purple… how cute! I’ve never used an eyelash curler before (and to be honest I’m afraid to) but I’ll probably give it a shot. What do I have to lose? (Other then my eyelashes…. eyelid…..eyeball… haha)


Tarte Lights, Camera, Lashes 4-in-1 Mascara
www.tarte.com
Full Size: 0.24 fl.oz – $20.00
Sample Size: 3ml/0.10fl.oz – $8.33

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Like a pushup bra for your lashes, tarte’s best-selling mascara lengthens, curls, volumizes and conditions to deliver a 330% increase in lash volume instantly. The high-performance formula is also infused with naturally-derived olive esters to help nourish and protect lashes. – ipsy.com


BWC – Beauty Without Cruelty 
Premium Aromatherapy – 3% AHA Complex Facial Cleanser
www.BeautyWithoutCruelty.com
Full Size: 8.5oz – $11.95
Sample Size: 2 fl.oz/59ml – $2.81

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Benefits Normal to Oily Skin

To Use: Rinse face with warm water. Apply cleanser to face with fingertips. Gently massage over face and neck. Rinse thoroughly with warm water. Pat dry with soft cloth.
Never tested on animals. No animal ingredients.


NYX Butter Lip Balm
Marshmellow (pure nude)
www.NYXcosmetics.com
Full Size: 0.14oz/4g – $4.00
Sample Size: 0.14oz/4g -$4.00
**This was a full-sized product**

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Dip your lips in a sheer wash of color with NYX Butter Lip Balm. One swipe leaves dry lips feeling supple and hydrated.

This Buttery Lip Balm is addictively soft and scrumptious and perfect for adding a subtle hint of color for a naturally flirtatious pout. Apply directly to bare lips or apply it over lip liner for more intense color. –ipsy.com


Pixi Fairy Dust
Brightening Bare (medium nude sheen)
www.pixibeauty.com
Full Size:0.6g/0.02oz – $10.00
Sample Size: 0.6g/0.02 oz – $10.00
**This seems to be a full-sized product**

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Elevate & transform your eye in a few fairy seconds with this glimmering dust. Loose pigments add a lit-up high shine finish to lids, reminding you what wishes are truly made of!

Perfect to use dry for a sheer effect, or wet for intense colour. The illuminating powder pigments give concentrated glow & enhancing color instantly. The mica provides dense natural pigment and the pearl powder rejuvenates & brightens. –ipsy.com


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Well that’s it for Decembers’s Ipsy Subscription. I’m looking forward to trying out all the products. Do you receive the Ispy subscription each month as well? If so, what is your favorite product that you received during the month of December?

If you’re not a subscriber and would love to receive similar goodies each month, check out the information below:

Join me on ipsy and subscribe to the Glam Bag! You get 4-5 beauty products every month delivered to your door, for just $10. Michelle Phan curates the bags! Check it out here: http://www.ipsy.com/r/3kwe?sid=ipsypoints&cid=email

**Disclaimer: All information was taken from the packaging of the product or the Ipsy website

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