Happy New Years Eve! I cannot believe the year is ending and am hopeful for a better one in 2021. Thank you to each and every one of you who stuck around through the highs and the lows. I know it has been a trying and emotional year for all of us. I am truly thankful from the bottom of my heart to those who have showed kindness, positivity and support – it means more to me than I could express in words.
I have a 2020 beauty favorites roundup! I’m rounding up my Top 25 of the year. Here is my list (in alphabetical order). If you’d like to share your favorites let me know in the comments! It doesn’t have to be a long list like mine – I’d love to hear about anything you loved in the beauty world this year.
- Armani Luminous Silk Foundation – one of my favorite glow foundations of the year (swatches + on the face here)
- Blvgari Eau Parfumee Au The Blanc* – best calming fresh everyday perfume discovery (review here)
- By Terry Ombre Blackstar in Sunny Flash* – favorite bronzey shimmer long-wear cream eyeshadow (swatches in this post)
- Chanel Les Beiges Healthy Glow Bronzing Cream – best cream bronzer (review here)
- Chanel Les Beiges Healthy Glow Foundation – best new glow foundation of the year (review + swatches here)
- Chanel Le Blanc Rosy Light Drops* – prettiest soft pink opal fluid highlighter (swatches here)
- Charlotte Tilbury Eyeshadow Palette Fire Rose – prettiest quad from Charlotte Tilbury (review + swatches here)
- Charlotte Tilbury Hollywood Highlighter – best most unique highlighter launch this year (review + swatches here)
- Charlotte Tilbury Airbrush Flawless Powder – holy grail of setting powders (best of Charlotte Tilbury round up here)
- Cle de Peau Stick Concealer – best full coverage spot concealer
- EM Cosmetic Lip Cushion* – best glow lipstick (swatches here)
- EM Cosmetics Soft Blur Lip Pencil* – best lip liner formula (swatches here)
- Hourglass Ambient Lighting Edit Sculpture Palette – most used cheek palette (review here)
- Kate Somerville DeliKate Recovery Cream Moisturizer* – best moisturizer of the year for me
- La Mer Lip Volumizer – favorite lip plumper
- NARS Climax Extreme Mascara* – favorite new mascara launch this year
- Natasha Denona Glam Eyeshadow Palette* – best neutral-cool eyeshadow palette (review here), also love her Mini Glam (swatches here)
- Pat McGrath Sublime Perfection Concealer* – best new concealer launch (swatches here)
- Pat McGrath Sublime Perfection Blurring Under Eye Setting Powder* – best under eye setting powder
- Sisley Le-Phyto Gloss – best new gloss formula (review here)
- Sisley Hair Oil* – remains my favorite hair oil of all time
- Sisley Velvet Nourishing Body Cream* – best body moisturizer I tried this year
- Sol De Janeiro Hand Sanitizer – one of my favorite buys of the year
- Supergoop! CC Cream – favorite face sunscreen (I wear 326W)
- Too Faced Hangover Rx Lip Balm – favorite new discovery for lip balms
Wishing you a happy and healthy new year!
Press Samples have a * next to them.