Sunday, April 22, 2012

My first e.l.f. order!

I got my first order from e.l.f. and I went a little bit nuts. It's hard not to when the prices are cheap. Of course, in the back of mind I was thinking there's a reason they're cheap. Nonetheless, I got a variety of things to try. All the $1 items were free. You could add 10 $1 items into your cart and get them free. I was sure I did pick 10, but I think I only counted 8. I don't really have any reviews yet, so I'll try to limit myself to no opinions, because it's very picture heavy. I'll just list the item and price on the site. I'll post reviews as I try the products.

First, I just wanted to share this picture with you. When my husband makes the bed in the morning he puts this stuffed giraffe on it. Everyday the giraffe is in a different funny position. He was standing on his head yesterday..hehe! :)


This is all my makeup in the bag they sent it in:
Dramatic lash kit $1.00:
Natural lash kit $1.00:

Mascara primer $3.00:

Essential shine eraser $1.00:

This is what the sheets look like inside:

Tone correcting powder $3.00:

This is what the compact looks like, quite big!

The inside:

Shimmer sheets in pearl $3.00:

The inside, quite pearlescent:

High Definition Powder $6.00:

This is the container:

This is what the powder looks like, I haven't taken the plastic off:

Studio Cream Eyeliner in Punk Purple $3.00:

Mineral Eyeshadows in Innocent and Girly $3.00 each:

Here is what they look like out of the box:

Mineral Eye Brightener $3.00:

This is what it looks like inside:

Shimmering Facial Whip in Lilac Petal $1.00:

Brightening Eye Colour in Rocker $1.00:

Beauty School Beauty Book - Everyday Eye Edition $5.00:

Inside: (I don't think they have this one anymore?)

Beauty Book Eye Set - Smoky Eye Set $5.00:


Eyelid Primer - Sheer $1.00:

Single Eye Shadow - Butter Cream $3.00:


Zit Zapper - $1.00:

Eyebrow Stencils $1.00:

Brush Shampoo $3.00:

Body Shimmer - Cosmic Coral $3.00:

Matte Finisher Clear Nail Polish $2.00:

32 Piece Eyeshadow Palette - Warm $5.00:

This is the case:

Colours inside, not too excited:

Eyeshadow Palette - Smoky $3.00:


Silverbox Duo Eyeshadow Collection $5.00:

1st Compact:

2nd Compact:

3rd Compact:

4th Compact:

Endless Eyes Pro Eyeshadow Palette $10:


A close-up:

Another view:

Minty Lip Gloss - Boston $3.00:

Glitter Gloss - Twinkle Pink $3.00:

WAIT?!?! Where's the gloss? My package came empty :(

I did email ELF and they said they would send me a replacement.

Here is what my booty looks like! FUN!!
Well, that's it. I'll come and review as I try stuff out. What do you have and what did you think? It's so easy to spend money here because everything is so cheap.



  1. Oooh I LOVE elf!! This looks like a good haul :) Their gel eyeliners are so good! I had the matte topcoat as well, but my sister took it! It separates after a while, so just shake it after to mix back together :P

    Also, I'm having my first giveaway on my blog! I have an ELF Nail Polish that is included.
    I'm giving away other nail polishes & jewelry made by my sister. Come check it out :)
    SPILLEDPOLISH | Yellow & Pink Themed Giveaway!

    1. Thanks for the tip on shaking the matte! My Essie is THE BEST matte top coat, so we'll see how it compares! ;)

      Off to check out your giveaway! :)

  2. awesome haul, girlie! this sounds like a great deal- was it a limited time offer? I want free items! haha.

    1. They're constantly having a deal for something! Like, everyday something new? lol You can google for codes for their site.

      Right now you can get 10 free mineral eye shadows ($30 value) free if you spend $30. Valid until the 30th. Code: 10MINERALS

  3. Great haul! Lots of fun stuff to try ! lemme know how the zitzapper & matte nail polish is!

    1. I'll let you know. My problem is I buy more stuff than I can handle trying out! lol ;)

  4. This is an awesome tip! I have heard of ELF but did not know it was this cheap! Scrolling thru i did notice it reminds me alot of AVON products just with a different logo. Especially that mineral eyeshadow! Hmmmmmm-just makes me think-do they have the same supplier on some things? Anyway thanks for the tip on this very reasonably priced product-i will definately be checking them out!

    1. Yes, it's super cheap. But, some products aren't worth it. I haven't used much yet (hehe) but I'll review as I go. The shine sheets aren't the best. I'll try the mineral shadow soon, so I can get a review up. Have fun checking the site out. Make sure to google coupon codes for them, they have something on ALL the time..or you can just ask me, I get emails excessively. :/