Top 50 beauty products you can't live without


Jan 21, 2008
1. Philosophy Body Washes (Cinnamon Buns & Melon Daiquiri)
2. Kate Somerville Eradikate Drying Lotion
3. Cetaphil Cleanser
4. Nars Lipgloss- Scandal
5. Dior Addict Lip Polish- Fresh Expert
6. Nars Blush- Orgasm
7. Stila Eyeshadow- Kitten
8. MAC Lipstick- Ruby Woo
9. MAC Lipstick- Russian Red
10. MAC Lipglass- Prrr
11. Fresh Sugar Rose Lip Treatment
12. Nars Blush- Deep Throat
13. Nars Blush- Exhibit A
14. Mascara
15. Eco Tools Makeup Brushes
16. Bobbi Brown Illuminating Bronzer- Maui
17. YSL Golden Gloss- Golden Pink
18. YSL Golden Gloss- Golden Berry
19. Bobbi Brown Shimmer Blush- Coral
20. Lancome Juicy Tube- Coral Rush
21. Nars Highlighter- Albatross
22. Dior Shimmer Star Highlighter- Amber Diamond
23. Dior Shimmer Star Highlighter- Rose Diamond
24. MAC Iridescent Pressed Powder- Belightful
25. Smashbox Foundation Primer
26. Chanel Glossimers (Spark, Glaze etc.)
27. Chanel Blushes
28. Essie Nail Polishes
29. OPI Nail Polishes
30. Nivea Soft Moisturizing Creme
31. MAC Blushes
32. Urban Decay Eye Shadows
33. MAC Eye Shadows
34. Dior 5 Color Palettes
35. Lancome Bi Facial Makeup Remover
36. Nars Lipstick- Dolce Vita
37. Suave Lavender Vanilla Body Lotion
38. Nivea Touch of Happiness Body Wash- Orange Blossom & Bamboo
39. MAC Lipgloss- Nymphette
40. MAC Lipgloss- Pink Lemonade
41. Nars Lipgloss- Misbehave
42. Aquolina Pink Sugar
43. Micheal Kors Roller Ball Perfume + Lipgloss
44. Amarige Givenchy Perfume
45. Chanel Coco Mademoiselle Perfume
46. Kai Perfume Oil
47. Kai Body Lotion
48. Stila Lip Glazes
49. YSL Lipsticks
50. Benefit High Beam


Fa la la
Nov 18, 2010
I don't know you, but I love you. Choosing only 10 hurt my soul. IDK if I can do 50,:shocked: but I'll try. I'll be back with my list later. :biggrin:


Jul 27, 2009
Portland, OR.
50 huh?
I'm going to give it a shot~

1.CeraVe facial cleanser
2.... and moisturizer
3.Clarasonic Plus
4.Shu Uemura cleansing oil
5.Loreal Voluminous mascara in bl/brown
6.Benefit Coralista
7.Benefit eye bright pencil
8.Laura Mercier moisturzing primer
9.Laura Mercier caviar liner
10.BE med beige powder
11.Sephora eye pencils
12.Rosebud salve/gloss
13.Bobbi Brown tinted lip glosses
14.MAC eye shadows in Texture and Style snob
15.Goldwell double boost
16.Stila tinted moisturizer
17.Jonathan Dirt texture paste
18.TIGI bedhead stick
19.Claudalie fleur de vigne
20.Philosophy Pure Grace shower gel/cream
21.Lorac lip tint
22.Clarins self tanning cream
23.L'Occitane Shea hand cream
24.Aveda Shampure
25.Sephora brush cleaner
26.Maui Babe moisturizer
26. Oasis dust it
27..still like Shaper Plus
28.Fekkai Dry shampoo
29.Goldwell Super ego
30. my flatiron

Whew...I can't do 50!...I'm turning this in anyway after all this typing:amuse:
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May 15, 2009
Washington DC
50! Oh goodness... this is actually easier than picking 10 and I use all of these things all the time!

1. Chantecaille Essence Vitale Serum
2. Chantecaille Rice and Geranium Foaming Cleanser
3. Kerastase Lait Nutri-Sculpt Blow Dry Protection
4. Kiehl's Soy Milk & Honey Body Polish
5. Kiehl's Pear Tree Corner Hand and Body Lotion
6. CHANEL Double Perfection Makeup
7. Frederic Fekkai Brilliant Glossing Cream
8. Oribe Signature Shampoo
9. Chantecaille Fruit & Flower Acids Mask
10. Philosophy bath/shower gel/shampoo
11. Chantecaille Retinol Intense
12. Chantecaille Detox Rosemary & Honey Clay Mask
13. Chantecaille Flower Harmonising Cream
14. CHANEL Hydromax Active Serum
15. CHANEL Biphase eye makeup remover
16. CHANEL brush # 6 (powder/blush)
17. CHANEL brush # 2 (eyeshadow) (these are the only two brushes I need to use)
18. CHANEL nail polish: Riviera
19. CHANEL nail polish: Inattendu
20. CHANEL Liquid Eyeliner
21. CHANEL Mica Glossimer
22. NARS Deep Throat Blush
23. CHANEL No. 5 Sensual Elixier perfume
24. Kiehl's Ultra Facial Toner
25. Kiehl's Amino Acids Conditioner
26. Kiehl's Super Think Volumizer spray
27. Kiehl's Lip Balm #1 (I have one in every single purse, nook and cranny in my house and office...most of them were free though!)
28. Seche Vita Dry Fast Top Coat
29. BeautiControl Instant Manicure
30. Oribe Royal Blowout
31. CHANEL Denim eyeliner
32. CHANEL Shanghi Red nail polish
33. CHANEL Mat Lumiere Foundation
34. NARS Eyeliner Sharpener
35. Sally Hansen Strengthening nail polish remover
36. CHANEL Inimitable Mascara (black)
37. Kiehl's Creamy Avacado Eye Treatment
38. DIOR 5 Iridescent eye shadow in Pink May
39. CHANEL Shimmer Tweed Highlighter
40. Dove Go Fresh body wash
41. Oribe Signature Conditioner
42. Mario Badescu Drying Lotion
43. BeautiControl Frozen Margarita Foot Cream
44. Philosophy The Present primer/clear makeup
45. Alba shaving cream in Coconut Lime or Aloe Mint
46. Mario Badescu Aloe and Herbal Rosewater Spray (recent most favorite purchase, replaces Chantecaille Rosewater Spray because it is half the price and smells/feels exactly the same)
47. Chanel nail polish: Jade
48. NARS Lip Gloss: Strawberry Fields
49. Kiehl's Creme de Corps-- can't decide between the original lotion or the new soy milk and honey body butter which is DIVINE!
50. Balenciaga Perfume (I don't actually have this but been lusting for it for awhile and it will probably be a bday gift to myself soon!)

Anyone wanna try for a top 100???? :nuts:


Fa la la
Nov 18, 2010
01) African Shea Butter
02) Alpha Lipoic Acid 250 mg capsules
03) Biotin 5000mcg capsules
04) Dabur Vatika Oil
05) Dr Bronners Peppermint Castille Soap
06) Extra Virgin Coconut Oil
07) Extra Virgin Oilve Oil
08) Hair steamer
09) Herbal Essences Hello Hydration Conditioner
10) Herbal Essences None of Your Frizness Leave-in Conditioner
11) NOW Vegetable Glycerine
12) Rose Water
13) Tom's of Maine Aloe Vera Juice

14) AcneFree Green Tea Moisturizer
15) AcneFree Theraputic Sulphur Mask
16) Aveeno Clear Complexion Daily Cleansing Pads
17) Baking Soda
18) Freeman Feeling Beautiful Facial Enzyme Pineapple Mask
19) Milk of Magnesia
20) Neutrogena Oil-Free Moisturizer for Combo Skin
21) Noah's Naturals Anti-Oxidant Toner Mist
22) Phisoderma pH Anti Blemish Gel Facial Wash
23) Stridex Naturally Clear Cleanser Pads

24) Ben Nye Banana Powder
25) Black Opal Creme Stick Foundation Nutmeg
26) Black Opal True Color Liquid Foundation Nutmeg
27) Black Radiance Color Perfect Liquid Make-Up Mocha Honey
28) Black Radiance Color Perfect Liquid Make-Up Rum Spice
29) Iman Luxury Radiance Liquid Makeup Clay 3
30) Iman Luxury Radiance Liquid Makeup Earth 1
31) Iman Perfect Response Oil Blotting Pressed Powder Light Medium
32) Iman Second to None Semi-Loose Powder Clay Medium
33) Jordana Lip Out Loud Super Shiny Gloss XOXO
34) Jordana Matte Lipstick Natural
35) Kiss i Envy Volume N Define Mascara
36) LaFemme Blushes
37) MAC Ruby Woo
38) Maybelline Pure Makeup Tan Dark 1
39) Milani HD Advanced Concealer 04
40) MUFE Lipstick #205
41) NK HD Eyeshadows
42) NYX Blush Copper
43) NYX Blush Desert Spice
44) NYX Jumbo Pencils
45) Revlon Color Burst Lipstick 090 True Red
46) Revlon ColorStay Foundations Caramel & Cappucino
47) Revlon ColorStay Ultimate Liquid Lipstick Superb Sangria
48) Revlon ColorStay Ultimate Liquid Lipstick Top Tomato
49) Revlon PhotoReady Foundations Cappucino
50) WalMart HD brushes

Getting that down to 50 was way harder.....than it should have been. :wondering


feels like pigsomnia
50?!?! I'm not sure I USE 50 beauty products! Let's see, this might be easier if I group them:

  1. Luichel pressed powder
  2. Luichel terra base
  3. Dior Gloss Show
  4. Shu Uemura liquid eye liner
  5. Shu Uemura false eyelashes
  6. Shu Uemura lash glue
  7. Dior Skinflash
  8. Dior l'Or de Vie eye cream
  9. Dior l'Or de Vie extract
  10. DiorSnow cleansing foam
  11. Dior Capture Totale filler
  12. Dior Capture Totale Defatigant
  13. La Mer concentrate
  14. La Mer SPF fluide
  15. Thymes Essentials cuticle cream
  16. Molton Brown White Mulberry liquid hand soap
  17. Molton Brown White Mulberry hand lotion
  18. Molton Brown Fairyfleur body wash
  19. Perfume oil
  20. Fekkai Brilliant Glossing conditioner
  21. Fekkai Brilliant Glossing creme
  22. Fekkai COIFF Ironless Straightening Balm
  23. Pantene Ice Shine conditioner
  24. Kiehl's Superbly Restorative Argan Dry Oil
  25. Biosilk Silk Therapy
  26. Hair Flairs
  27. Hair sticks
  28. Goody spin pins
  29. Goody ouchless hair elastics
  30. Dior nail vernis
  31. Seche Vite
  32. Nfu Oh aqua base
  33. Essie matte about you
  34. Nfu Oh holographic nail lacquers
  35. Sally Hansen manicure correction pen

    . . . I give up! (^(oo)^)v


Nov 9, 2010
Wow, let's see if I can make it to 50

1. MAC Hue lipstick
2. MAC Hipness blush
3. MAC Golden bronzer
4. MAC Cut a Caper lipstick
5. MAC Feelin Good tinted lip conditioner
6. NARS Douceur blush
7. NARS Sheer Glow foundation
8. NARS Smudge Proof eye primer
9. NARS Orgasm nail polish
10. Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Gel
11. Clinique SPF 40 City Block
12. Origins Modern Friction
13. Origins Ginger Souffle
14. Dior Five Golds Eye Palette
15. Dior Incognito Eye Palette
16. Dior Sunset Cafe Eye Palette
17. Dior Lip Glow
18. DiorShow Mascara
19. OPI Orchid You Not nail polish
20. Badger Balm (lip balm)
21. Bare Escentuals makeup brushes
22. Body Shop hair brush
23. Dolce & Gabbana The One perfume
24. Miss Dior Cherie perfume
25. St. Ives Mineral Body Wash
26. Annick Goutal Neroli perfume
27. Dior Addict Lip Gloss
28. Urban Decay Underground eyeliner
29. Urban Decay Naked Palette
30. Urban Decay Wicked urbanglow highlighter
31. Urban Decay Naked lip junkie gloss
32. Maybelline Born With It lipstick
33. MAC Rubenesque paint pot
34. MAC Bare Study paint pot
35. Unite Creamy Paste hair thickener
36. Unite 7 Seconds Condition spray
37. Unite Boosta Spray (volumizing)
38. Oscar Blandi Seta Styling Cream
39. Yes To Carrots makeup removing wipes
40. Neutrogena Grapefruit acne scrub
41. Fresh Supernova Radiance concealer
42. Fresh Supernova mascara
43. MAC Love Nectar lip gloss

Close but no cigar


Aug 27, 2009
Awesome OP, this is my mother list - the beauty bucket I draw from. I have roughly broken it down into skincare, makeup, hair, tools and nails:
1. Philosophy Purity Made Simple cleanser
2. Cetaphil cleanser
3. Dr Murad Sleep Reform Serum
4. OleHenriksen truth serum
5. Philosophy when hope is not enough
6. OleHenriksen sheer transformation day cream
7. Shiseido white lucent moisturizer
8. Cetaphil moisturizer
9. Body shop body butter – moringa, Moroccan rose
10. Rose water
11. Biotique face vitalizer
12. Kiehls avocado eye cream

13. Smashbox photofinish primer
14. MUFE micro primer
15. Armani luminous silk foundation
16. Estee lauder double wear foundation
17. MUFE HD foundation
18. Clinique fresh bloom in blackberry bloom
19. NARS orgasm
20. Benefit Hoola
21. Benefit moonbeam
22. MAC face glow
23. MAC blot powder
24. UD naked palette
25. UD eyeshadow primer
26. UD 24/7 eyeliner
27. Stila smudge pot in black and kitten
28. Bobbi brown eyeliner black
29. Stila eyeshadows (kitten, barefoot contessa)
30. MAC eyeshadows (Woodwinked, shroom, carbon, coquette, rice paper, star violet)
31. Smashbox eyelash primer
32. CoverGirl lash blast mascara
33. MAC eye brows
34. MAC lip liner mahogany
35. Estee Lauder lip duo in Royal Ruby and Eternal Plum
36. NARS Congo Red (discontinued)
37. Johnson's baby oil

38. Moroccan oil
39. Biotique Bringaraj oil
40. Aveda smooth infusion hair system

41. Clarisonic Plus
42. Shu Uemura curler
43. Tweezerman
44. Sedu 4000 hair dryer
45. Mason Pearson popular brush
46. Monroe paddle, latina envy, Paris Je T'Aime Ceramic and teaser brushes
47. MAC makeup brushes
48. Sonia Kashuk makeup brushes

49. OPI Polishes– Got the blues for red, YDKJ, Pamplona purple, My Private Jet, Parlez- vous, Midnight in Moscow, Siberian nights, LPAM, Here today…(Suede)
50. Seche vite top coat

I would love to include the fragrances in an exclusive top 10 list of its own.
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in an orange abyss
Nov 24, 2008
I'm curious to see if I can get to 50

1. Crème de la Mer
2. Chanel eye makeup remover (the bi-phase one)
3. Tweezerman slanted tweezers
4. Kiehl's Crème de Corps - the BEST moisturizer
5. Trish McEvoy black eye definer
6. MAC Fluidline in Blacktrack
7. Diorshow waterproof mascara
8. Shiseido cotton squares
9. Q-tips that are flat on one end & pointed on the other (LOVE these for cleaning up eyeliner, smudging & the fact that they are low lint)
10. Origins Ginger Soufflé
11. Origins Lavender Soufflé
12. Smashbox Primer
13. cuticle oil pen - love the portability
14. Kerastase Masquintense
15. Cle de Peau concealer
16. Cle de Peau loose powder
15. Kinara toner
18. Nars Mata Hari blush
19. Nars Desire blush
20. Nars Dolce Vita blush
21. EL Stress Relief eye masks - the only thing that de-puffs the area under my eyes after seriously long flights or other puffy eye emergencies
22. Nars Yachiyo blush brush
23. Bobbi Brown ultra-fine eyeliner brush
24. Trish McEvoy angled eye lining brush
25. Trish McEvoy #11 eye lining brush
26. MAC Dark Soul pigment - dramatic & fun
27. Shu eyelash curler
28. Laura Mercier portable eyelash curler
29. Clinique antiperspirant (NEVER stains clothes & works very well)
30. Shiseido lip crayons
31. Trish McEvoy pink rose lipstick - the perfect pink for me
32. MAC Freckletone lipstick - great for a nude look
33. Dermalogica cleansing gel
34. MAC liquidlast liner (nothing makes this budge - it's difficult to remove even with eye makeup remover)
35. Aquis hair turban
36. Irving Rice mirrors
37. MAC 187 brush
39. Diamancel files - love that I can use these on dry feet before getting in the shower
40. Philosophy Soul Owner - exfoliating foot cream
41. Shiseido SPF products - no allergic reactions or breakouts
42. Kerastase Chroma Protect
43. Bumble & Bumble Shine
44. round brush with squishy handle (I picked this up at No. 1 Beauty Supply in Santa Monica)
45. Omega-3 capsules
46. big dark sunglasses
47. water
48. sleep
49. happiness
50. good lighting

The last 4 are by far & away the most important :smile:
Jan 28, 2007
Fresh Creme Ancienne
Creme de la Mer
Lancome Effacernes Waterproof Concealer
Guerlain eyeshadow
Guerlain Kohl eyeliner
Buxom lip gloss
Nars Greek Holiday lip gloss
Nars blush
Guerlain terracotta bronzer
sea buckthorn oil
Dead Sea mud mask
aloe vera gel
Phyto Daily Hydrating Botanical Cream
Lancome Definicils mascara
Lancome eyeshadow
YSL lip gloss
Neutrogena Wrinkle Serum
Giovanni hair mousse
Fragrance free moisturizing lotion
Badger lip balm
Chanel Glossimer
La Mer SPF 30 fluid
Nars The Multiple Orgasm
Stila gold shimmer highlighter fluid
Milani black kohl eyeliner
Eye cream (always trying new ones)
Jojoba oil
REN Glycolactic Skin Renewal Peel

Anyway... 50 is a lot! lol I don't use all of these at once. However, I'm often trying new things and moving forward, so I can't say I'll use any one of these forever. But I do love the things I mentioned! :smile:


Just another member
Sep 30, 2006
UK goes nothing :smile:

1. Amazing cosmetic - amazing concealer
2. Bare escentuals mineral foundation in warm beige
3. Mac - belightful powder
4. Mac powerpoint eyeliner
5. Chanel - le ligne de chanel
6. Benefit - lady's choice lipstick
7. Mac - blankety lipstick
8. Mac - hue lipstick
9. Chanel Glossimer
10. eye cream - always trying different ones but I like the Dior capture
11. Biosilk hair shine gloss
12. Shu uemura eyelash curler
13. Chanel inimitable mascara
14. Dior - diorshow iconic mascara
15. Dior - Diorshow maximier pumping serum
16. Chanel foundation brush
17. Dior extreme foundation
18. Dior backstage powder foundation brush
19. Chanel nailpolish in particuliere
20. Zoya remove plus
21. La Mer lip balm
22. Boots tweezer
23. Clarisonic brush
24. Clarins gentle cleanser
25. Dior toning lotion
26. Dior eyeshadows
27. Mac pigments
28. UD naked palette
29. Tigi dry shampoo
30. Tigi headrush spray
31. powdered aspirin (for my aspirin masks)
32. Chanel nail polish in vamp
33. D&G - light blue perfume
34. Creed - Imperial perfume
35. Dior - Addict II perfume
36. Lanvin - eclat d'arpege perfume
37. Vitamin E - I pop them and use those to moisturize my cuticles
38. Mac - hug me lipstick
39. Dior DiorSkin Sculpt Lifting Smoothing Concealer
40. Aveda - Shampure (love this smell!)
41.L'occitaine hand cream
42. LA Mer the powder in translucent
43. Dior - j'adore l'eau perfume
44. Chanel - rouge noir nail polish
45. Chanel - blue satin nail polish
46. Qtica - intense lipbalm repair
47.Mario Badescu Drying Lotion
48. MAC fluidliner in blacktrack

i'm tired now :smile:


Banned and Bad!
Apr 10, 2010
I know this was an old one but it was too fun to pass up! I initially was not sure if I can fill this up, but as I look around my vanity I am pretty sure I can make the top 50 list happen. Here goes nothing, in no particular order:1.

1. Kimberly Sayer Facial Cleanser
2. Kimberly Sayer Light Moisturizer
3. Neutrogena SPF 100 sunscreen
4. Dr. Hauschka Eye Balm
5. Alpha Hydrox Facial Treatment
6. Clarisonic Plus
7. Kimberly Sayer Healing Light Night Cream
8. DHC Olive Oil
9. Philosophy Microexfoliating Wash
10. Laliscious Body Scrub
11. Laliscious Body Souffle
12. Avon Bump Minimizer Moisturizer
13. Pure Coconut Oil (defragranced organic)
14. DK Cashmere Mist Deodorant/AP
15. Philosophy 3 in 1s
16. Sally Hansen Strengthening Polish Remover
17. Glass Nail Files
18. 4 Way Nail File and Buffer
19. Burt's Bees Cuticle Balm
20. Body Shop Lip Scuff
21. L'Occitane Shea Butter
22. BPAL Oil "Womb Furie"
23. Pure Amber Oil
24. Pure Egyptian Musk
25. CD Hypnotic Poison
26. Hanae Mori Butterfly
27. Hanae Mori Body Cream
28. Jergen's Natural Glow
29. Neutrogena SPF 85 Sunblock
30. Cashmere Mist Lotion
31. Mario Badescu's Drying Lotion
32. Nioxin Shampoo and Conditioner
33. Nioxin Hair Spray
34. Nioxin Hair Gloss
35. Nioxin Hair Masque
36. Biosilk Shine On Spray
37. Large Triple Barrel Waver
38. Paddle Brush
39. Ponytail holders
40. Headbands
41. MAC NC20 Tint
42. Givenchy Mister Lash Booster
43. L'Oreal Telescopic Mascara
44. BE Buxom Lips
45. OPI Nail Envy
46. Red Nail Polish
47. Band-Aid Blister Block
48. Du-Wop Lip Venom
49. Bulgari Omnia Crystalline EDT
50.Gigi Waxing Kit


♥ 9th April 2011 ♥
May 11, 2009
50?!?!?!!? I'll try my best!!

1. Water... when I don't drink enough, my skin is horrible for a few days!
2. Kiehl's Lip Balm
3. Estee Advanced Night Repair
4. Estee Micro-D
5. Estee Idealist Serum
6. Estee Eyezone
7. Estee Double Wear for hot night outs
8. MAC Prep + Prime Skin Refined Zone
9. MAC Studio Fix Concealer
10. MAC Studio Fix Fluid
11. MAC Mineralize Foundation for hot summer days
12. MAC Mineralize Blush Gleeful
13. MAC Fluidline Dip down
14. Philosophy purity cleanser
15. Philosophy microdelivery pads... best thing ever!
16. Shu Uemura eye lash curlers
17. Shu Uemura falsies
18. Covergirl water proof LashBlast
19. TIGI Curlesque Shampoo
20. TIGI Curlesque Conditioner
21. TIGI Curlesque Leave in
22. TIGI Curlesque Amplifier
23. Lush hand soaps
24. L'Occitane hand creams.. esp Lavender
25. OPI Nail Polish
26. Q-tips
27. Nail Polish Remover
28. OPI Chip Skip
29. Band-Aid Blister Block
30. Chloe
31. Narcisso Rodriguez
32. Tweezerman tweezers
33. GHD iron

...... uhh... that's all I can think of!!!