Drugstore Haul & First Impressions

Last week I went a little bit crazy in boots after watching old drugstore hauls from a few of my favourite YouTubers – then went in to Topshop and fell head over heels for a few of their beauty bits. Et voila, my most recent Drugstore Haul was born.


Foundation: L’Oreal True Match Foundation (R2C2)

Concealer: L’Oreal True Match Concealer (2 – Vanilla)

Eyeshadow: Maxfactor Cream Shadows (Copper & Bronze)

Eye Liner: Collection Fast Stroke Liquid Liner

Mascara: L’Oreal False Lash Architect Mascara 

Brows: Soap & Glory two in one brow pencil (Blondeshell & Hot Chocolate)

Lips: Topshop Velvet Lips (Velveteen Ribbon & Blood Orange)


  1. 18 Nov 2014 / 1:18 pm

    I love the Soap & Glory brow pencil as like you I find it is a lot more cool and suited to my eyebrow colour than most other drugstore brow products.


  2. 18 Nov 2014 / 1:28 pm

    The L'Oreal foundation is my favourite highstreet base it has such a nice finish. The Topshop Velvets looks beautiful!


  3. 18 Nov 2014 / 1:43 pm

    Ha! Boots has a lot to answer for…a bit disappointed that they've done away with their in store points machine…;(


  4. 18 Nov 2014 / 2:04 pm

    The Topshop Velvet Lips seems to be a must for me 🙂
    Lovely greetings from Bavaria, Rena www.dressedwithsoul.com

  5. 18 Nov 2014 / 2:06 pm

    The L'Oreal true match lumi is one of my favorite foundations. I have yet to try the original true match, just hate the packaging here in the states so I refuse to buy it (serious first world probs). The top shop lippies look gorgeous.

    xo Franchesca | City Mermaid

  6. 18 Nov 2014 / 2:09 pm

    Absolutely loved this video! You look so pretty!


  7. 18 Nov 2014 / 2:12 pm

    I love the L'Oreal mascaras, looks like you picked up some great buys.

    Kristy | http://itsablondiiething.blogspot.co.uk/

  8. 18 Nov 2014 / 2:22 pm

    I love True Match, that reminds me I need to go buy some more!
    Bea x
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  9. 18 Nov 2014 / 2:35 pm

    loved it

  10. 18 Nov 2014 / 2:37 pm

    I've just started focusing on my brows! I love Soap&Glory, maybe I'll try their brow pencil 🙂 thanks!


  11. 18 Nov 2014 / 2:46 pm

    Fabulous picks!

  12. 18 Nov 2014 / 2:48 pm

    Those lip products look amazing!


  13. 18 Nov 2014 / 3:08 pm

    The Topshop velvet lips look amazing x


  14. 18 Nov 2014 / 3:09 pm

    I really wish that I could find the Soap & Glory brown pencil! I love drugstore hauls, you can really find some great products that don't get enough attention! Great blog post!

    Becky, x

  15. 18 Nov 2014 / 3:09 pm

    Love the Top Shop lipsticks!


  16. 18 Nov 2014 / 3:16 pm

    The L'Oreal true match foundation and concealers are some of the best out of any I have tried- and such an affordable price!
    Jenny // Mish Mosh Makeup

  17. 18 Nov 2014 / 3:17 pm

    Love the picks!


  18. 18 Nov 2014 / 4:10 pm

    I can hear Boots calling my name 🙂

    Celine // http://mybloggreeneyedgirl.blogspot.be/


  19. 18 Nov 2014 / 4:22 pm

    Love those lip products! All of those colours are so pretty.

  20. 18 Nov 2014 / 4:25 pm

    Great picks! I love the L'Oreal True Match range! And those Soap and Glory brow pencils look amazing. Would love to try those. Thanks for sharing! You are as beautiful as ever! xx


  21. 18 Nov 2014 / 4:30 pm

    Them Topshop velvet lippies look amazing!



  22. 18 Nov 2014 / 4:44 pm

    Loved the video, it looks like you got some lovely bits!
    Maddy, xo // UNSTITCHEDD

  23. 18 Nov 2014 / 5:26 pm

    true match is next on my list to try!! I might just have t get my hands on the topshop lipsticks too! xxx


  24. 18 Nov 2014 / 5:44 pm

    That foundation looks so lovely on you! Definitely need to give it a try!


  25. 18 Nov 2014 / 5:44 pm

    You look so gorgeous on this video !


  26. 18 Nov 2014 / 6:17 pm

    Wonderful as usual!

    I am new to the world of makeup brushes and I was wondering if you could do a tutorial/overview of the best brushes to use for different purposes. That would be so helpful!

  27. 18 Nov 2014 / 6:24 pm

    The cream eyeshadows really intrigue me, but I don´t like shimmer on my eyes anymore, maybe they will make some matte cream shadows some time?


  28. 18 Nov 2014 / 6:35 pm

    Those Topshop Velvet lips look incredible! I need them!! x Laura


  29. 18 Nov 2014 / 6:56 pm

    I'm definitely after the Max Factor eyeshadows! xx

    Jasmine // Magpie Jasmine

  30. 18 Nov 2014 / 8:31 pm

    I love your hauls, especially this one as you've also included first impressions x


  31. 18 Nov 2014 / 8:53 pm

    I really want to check out that Rimmel lip pencil now, it looks like such a lovely colour. 🙂 x


  32. 18 Nov 2014 / 9:08 pm

    I love the Topshop lipstick, but then again, who doesn't? xx


  33. 18 Nov 2014 / 9:14 pm

    Those TopShop Velvet Lips looks beautiful for the holidays.

    Jessica xo
    the way to my Hart

  34. 18 Nov 2014 / 9:26 pm

    I do love a good haul, the topshop lipsticks are amazing loving them 🙂 x

  35. 18 Nov 2014 / 9:30 pm

    Need to visit Topshop soon!

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  37. 18 Nov 2014 / 11:49 pm

    The Max Factor cream eyeshadows are so underrated!

    Annabel ♥
    Mascara & Maltesers

  38. 19 Nov 2014 / 12:15 am

    I need to put off trying L'Oreal True Match, it looked so beautiful on your skin!


  39. 19 Nov 2014 / 12:34 am

    So many great products here! I swear by Topshop lipsticks, the colours are great and they're surprisingly long-lasting!

    Tessa / Bramble & Thorn

  40. 19 Nov 2014 / 12:45 am

    I've heard so many good things about the l'Oreal foundation ! Might as well give it a try x


  41. 19 Nov 2014 / 2:23 am

    Love this video!
    This was really helpful!

  42. 19 Nov 2014 / 8:37 am

    love these products and that shadow shade looks AMAZING!

    rae of love from berlin

  43. 19 Nov 2014 / 9:24 am

    Sometimes I think drugstore products are overlooked due to high end but you really can find some lovely things! X


  44. 19 Nov 2014 / 12:43 pm

    Topshop one looks amazing . xox


  45. 19 Nov 2014 / 1:36 pm

    loving this video, great work!!


  46. 19 Nov 2014 / 2:24 pm

    I didn't know that Top Shop lipsticks are so good. Got to have my hands on some of them then.

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  48. 19 Nov 2014 / 3:19 pm

    those two topshop lip shades are so nice xx


  49. 19 Nov 2014 / 3:33 pm

    Can't wait to get my hands on the soap and glory brow pencil, been on my wishlist for a while!
    Cloey x

  50. 19 Nov 2014 / 4:21 pm

    wow these products really look awesome to try !!

    check this out if you have time!?


  51. 19 Nov 2014 / 6:44 pm

    Very inspirational and nice video! You look gorgeous 🙂


  52. 19 Nov 2014 / 7:02 pm

    Great review I might have to give these a go 🙂


  53. 19 Nov 2014 / 7:31 pm

    This looks like a great haul. I've actually never tried any of the Top Shop products. I've heard so much good things about the makeup though. x

    Kate | A British Sparkle

  54. 19 Nov 2014 / 8:46 pm

    Loved this video Susie! Always interesting to see your first impressions on a product.


  55. 19 Nov 2014 / 10:31 pm

    I love the video ^-^ Great choices, i adore L'Oreal True Match Foundation.

  56. 20 Nov 2014 / 10:41 am

    The soap and glory eyebrow pencils look really good. I really want to try them out, but they don't sell in Belgium. Any recommendations on something that's very similar to it??
    Xoxo Nathalie

  57. 20 Nov 2014 / 11:14 am

    The Topshop lipsticks look great! Must check out your newest video very soon! 🙂

  58. 20 Nov 2014 / 6:57 pm

    I love the topshop lip products


  59. 21 Nov 2014 / 2:42 pm

    I got the Max Factor cream eyeshadows and I actually really like them. I agree Copper is a bit too sheer. The way I like to wear them is applying Copper all over the lid with a bit of Bronze in the crease. Unlike you I found them really easy to work with. I apply the Copper with my fingers and blend Bronze with a Real Techniques blending brush. No dirty hands, no mess. 🙂

    Renata | Speaking Beauty UK

  60. 22 Nov 2014 / 7:20 pm

    Great video Suzie 🙂 I love topshop lip products x

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  61. 23 Nov 2014 / 11:30 pm

    Absolutely love the sound of everything you've picked up! I'm going to Boots on Wednesday to stock up and having watched a few different beauty hauls over the weekend I'm feeling a little bit nervous about how much I'm going to come home with!x

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