Beauty Hauls: Sephora Online Order and BeautyBrands Purchases

I decided to place on order with Sephora after I read DebE’s Gotta Haves #4 post and found that the Benefit Rockateur blush looked just too gorgeous to pass up. I also wanted to get some of the other items from my September Beauty Wish List so I added the Philosophy Raspberry Shower Gel to my cart. $5.50 away from free shipping also made me the proud owner of three new nail polishes (they were 3 for $10 after all). Is it bad that I’m almost more excited to try out those than the blush that was the original reason for the order?

I also used up some of my points, got a free gift with purchase, and some free samples – a lot of freebies for just one order…

A few days ago the package finally arrived. Here are the contents of my order:

Beauty Hauls - Sephora Online Order and BeautyBrands Purchases - Sephora

Full-Size Items

Sephora by OPI Nail Colour

Full Size: 0.5 oz, 3 for $10 (full prize: $9)

Philosophy Raspberry Sorbet Shampoo, Bath, and Shower Gel

Full Size: 16 oz, $16.50

“This lusciously-scented shampoo, bath, and shower gel is packed with moisturizing agents that smooth and condition the skin and hair, while gentle cleansing agents eliminate excess oils and impurities.”

Benefit Cosmetics Rockateur

Full Size: 0.17 oz, $28

“This rockin’ rose gold cheek powder gives a famously provocative flush that turns heads on stage and off.”

Free Gift with Purchase

Murad Essential-C Advanced Active Radiance Serum

Sample Size: 0.17 oz, $15. value
Full Size: 1 oz, $89

“Improves brightness, clarity and radiance by 60% in less than one week.”

100 Bonus Points Perk

GLAMGLOW Tingling & Exfoliating Mud Mask

Sample Size: 0.24 oz, $9.74 value
Full Size: 1.7 oz, $69

“A 10-minute professional-quality mud mask.”

Free Samples

Marc Jacobs DOT

Sample Size: 0.04 oz, $1.69 value
Full Size: 1.7 oz, $72

“Chic and charming, a lush floral bouquet of beautiful jasmine and juicy red berries.”

Marc Jacobs Daisy Eau So Fresh

Sample Size: 0.04 oz, $1.36 value
Full Size: 2.5 oz, $85

“Playfully spirited, charmingly fun. A bubbly floral fruity, that radiates a sunny and sparkling energy.”

Hourglass Foundations Variety Sampler (not pictured)

Sample Size: 6 x 0.01 oz

Two samples each of Immaculate Liquid Powder Foundation, Veil Fluid Makeup, and Illusion Tinted Moisturizer.

Juicy Couture Viva La Juicy La Fleur

Sample Size: 0.05 oz, $1.40 value
Full Size: 2.5 oz, $70

“Inspired by the blushing aura of first love, Viva la Juicy La Fleur is a breathtaking fragrance that embodies modern femininity.”

The same day I also visited my local BeautyBrands to exchange my Smashbox Photo Finish More Than Primer – Blemish Control for the Smashbox Photo Finish Hydrating Primer. I was also hoping to pick up OPI – I Knead Sour-Dough from the San Francisco Collection. Seeing that polish in person though, it was darker than I expected from pictures I’ve seen and slightly too brown for my taste. I decided to go with another OPI polish, Chicago Champage Toast, which looked like a very pretty rose metallic.

I also had some coupons for free items (I love BeautyBrands coupons – they’re seriously the best). In addition, I was able to snatch up a few samples. I was most excited to see that they had little samples of the Murad Essential-C Day Moisture. I’ve really been liking the Essential-C Night Moisture I got in my last Murad order so I’ve been curious to try more of the products in the Environmental Shield line.

Beauty Hauls - Sephora Online Order and BeautyBrands Purchases - BeautyBrands

Full-Size Items

OPI Start To Finish – Formaldehyde-Free

Full Size: 0.5 oz, $12.95

“OPI Start to Finish Formaldehyde-Free is a high-performance, 3-in-1 formula that is a base coat, top coat & nail strengthener. All you need is one bottle!”

OPI Chicago Champagne Toast

Full Size: 0.5 oz, $9

“Fine pink champagne with an understated shine.”

Smashbox Photo Finish Hydrating Primer

Full Size: 1 oz, $42

“Smashbox Photo Finish Hydrating Primer is a hydrating foundation primer that leaves an immediate cooling, refreshing sensation on the skin.”

Free Items With Coupon

KMS California Tame Frizz De-frizz Oil

Full Size: 3.4 oz, $17.98

“KMS Tame Frizz De-frizz Oil provides frizz and humidity control for up to 3 days. This oil has a lightweight, non-greasy feel, and absorbs instantly into hair. It is humidity resistance, adds lustrous shine and provides excellent heat protection. De-frizz Oil can be used on towel dried or dry hair.”

TIGI Bed Head Oh Bee Hive! Matte Dry Shampoo

Full Size: 5 oz, $18.98

“TIGI Bed Head Oh Bee Hive! Matte Dry Shampoo creates incredible volume and texture. This dry hair shampoo is formualted with super fine powder which absorbs the excess oils that weigh hair down to release massive body, for sky high volume. Perfect for brunettes. Now rock that up-do!”

Free Samples

Murad Essential-C Day Moisture SPF 30

Sample Size: 0.33 oz, $11.65 value
Full Size: 1.7 oz, $60

“Increased vitamin-C power and SPF in Essential-C Day Moisture SPF 30 provide powerful protection against environmental damage, while its patented Skin Repair System improves radiance, firmness and elasticity.”

philosophy miracle worker eye cream with HPR

Full Size: 0.5 oz, $65

“philosophy’s miracle worker eye cream with HPR helps speed surface cell turnover and support natural collagen to dramatically improve the look of wrinkles and discoloration, as targeted peptides reduce under-eye bags and dark circles.”

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