Sephora Holiday Sale Best Beauty Recommendation

The Sephora Holiday Savings Event is starting on starts on Thursday 10/11 for Rouge Members! Today I’m rounding up the best makeup to splurge on during the sale event. This round-up carries mostly new launches that I think you need to try + all-time favourite products by category. I tried to keep the categories within the top 5 picks (less or more) plus linking the review post along. The dates and details are as follows:


  • Rouge First Access, save 20% off 10/28 through 11/07
  • VIB Members, save 15% off 11/01 through 11/07
  • Insiders, save 10% off 11/03 through 11/07

I will have a separate post up for Skin/Hair/Body + some best beauty Packages that you can get for the holiday season tomorrow!

Makeup Bases


  1. Bobbie Brown Vitamin Enriched Face Base Priming Moisturizer
  2. Laura Mercier Pure Canvas Primer – Illuminating
  3. Smashbox Photo Finish Primerizer+ Hydrating Face Primer with Hyaluronic Acid
  4. Charlotte Tilbury Magic Cream Moisturizer with Hyaluronic Acid
  5. Guerlain

Tinted Moisturizers (BB + CC):

  1. Fenty Eaze Drop Blurring Skin Tint Reviewed here
  2. It Cosmetics Your Skin But Better CC+ Nude Glow Lightweight Foundation (Review + Swatches of all 3 finishes here & here)
  3. YSL NU BARE LOOK TINT Hydrating Skin Tint Foundation with Hyaluronic Acid (Review here)
  4. Estee Lauder Futurist Hydra Rescue Moisturizing Foundation SPF 45 (Review + Swatches here)
  5. Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer Light Revealer Natural Skin Illuminator Review + swatches here


  1. Hourglass Ambient Soft Glow Foundation (Review + Swatches here)
  2. Armani Luminous Silk Foundation (Review + Swatches here)
  3. Charlotte Tilbury Beautiful Skin (Review + Swatches here)
  4. Givenchy Prisme Libre Skin-Caring Glow Foundation (Review + Swatches here)
  5. Nars Light Reflecting Advanced Skincare Foundation (Review + Swatches here)


  1. Nars Radiant Creamy Concealer Review + Swatches here
  2. Bobbie Brown Skin Full Cover Concealer
  3. Lancome Teint Idole Ultra Wear All Over Full Coverage Concealer
  4. One Size Turn Up the Base Butter Silk Concealer Review + On skin here

Setting Powders + Sprays:

  1. Givenchy Prisme Libre Loose Setting and Finishing Powder
  2. Laura Mercier Ultra-Blur Talc-Free Translucent Loose Setting Powder
  3. Charlotte Tilbury Airbrush Flawless Finish Setting Powder
  4. Urban Decay All-Nighter Long-Lasting Makeup Setting Spray
  5. Charlotte Tilbury Airbrush Flawless Setting Spray

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Blush/Cheek Palettes:

  1. Rare Beauty Soft Pinch Liquid Blush Review here
  2. Charlotte Tilbury Super Nudes Nudegasm Bronze, Sculpt & Glow Face Palette (Review + Swatches here)
  3. Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer Blush (Review + Swatches here)
  4. Nars Behave Backstage Cheek Set


  1. Fenty Beauty Match Stix Matte Contour Skinstick Review to come
  2. Nars Laguna Bronzing Cream (Review + Swatches here)
  3. Smashbox Cali Contour Face Palette (Review + Swatches here)
  4. Guerlain Terracotta Light Healthy Glow Bronzer (Review + Swatches here)


  1. Charlotte Tilbury Beauty Highlighter Wand
  2. Makeup by Mario SoftSculpt Transforming Skin Enhancer (Review + Swatches here)
  3. Hourglass Ambient Lighting Palette
  4. Dior BACKSTAGE Glow Face Palette

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Eye Makeup

  1. Givenchy Le 9 De Givenchy Eyeshadow Palette Reviewed here
  2. Huda Beauty Empowered Eyeshadow Palette Review + Swatches to come
  3. Charlotte Tilbury Eyes To Mesmerize Cream Eyeshadow Reviewed here

Eye Essentials :

  1. Nars Climax Waterproof Liquid Eyeliner
  2. It Cosmetics Super Hero liner (Review here)
  3. Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Waterproof Eyeliner Pencil
  4. Lancome Monsieur Big Volumizing Mascara (Review here)
  5. Benefit Cosmetics BADgal BANG! Volumizing Mascara

Brow Essentials:

  1. Gimme Brow+ Tinted Volumizing Eyebrow Gel
  2. Diorshow OnSet Brow Gel
  3. It Cosmetics Brow Power Universal Brow Pencil
  4. Anastasia Ombre Effect Long Wearing Brow Powder Duo

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Favourite Lip Products


  1. Nars Powermatte Long-Lasting Lipstick (favourite shade Sweet Disposition + Night Moves) Review + Swatches here
  2. Dior Rouge Dior Refillable Lipstick (favourite shade 100) Review + Swatches here
  3. Givenchy Le Rouge Sheer Velvet Matte Lipstick (favourite shade  Nude Boise) Review + Swatches here (new limited edition packaging + limited edition shades swatched here)
  4. Laura Mercier Petal Soft Lipstick Crayon Review + Swatches here
  5. Charlotte Tilbury K.I.S.S.I.N.G Lipstick in Runway Royalty Review + Swatches here

Lip Gloss:

  1. Fenty Beauty Gloss Bomb Heat Universal Lip Luminizer + Plumper Reviewed here
  2. Buxom Full-On™ Plumping Lip Cream Gloss Review + Swatches here
  3. Nars Afterglow Lip Shine Gloss

Lip Liner:

  1. Lip Cheat Lip Liner – Pillow Talk Collection
  2. Makeup For Ever Artist Color Pencil Lip Liner in Completely Sepia
  3. Smashbox Be Legendary Line & Prime Pencil in Fair Neutral Rose

Tinted Lip Balms:

  1. Bobbie Brown Extra Lip Tint is reviewed here
  2. Dior Addict Lip Glow
  3. Givenchy Rose Perfecto Tinted Liquid Balm Review + Swatches here
  4. YSL Rouge Volupté Shine Lipstick Balm is Reviewed here favourite shade Rose Nu
  5. Nars Afterglow Lip Balm is Reviewed here

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Makeup Tools

  1. It Cosmetics Heavenly Luxe Complexion Perfection Brush #7 & Heavenly Luxe Flat Top Buffing Foundation Brush #6
  2. Beautyblender BLEND SO FLY Makeup Sponge Trio
  3. Makeup For Ever 242 Large Blender Brush
  4. Makeup For Ever 156 Large Flat Blush Brush

Happy Shopping!!