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Dollar Tree Haul | Part 2: L.A. Colors 

Hi everyone!

HAPPY NEW YEAR!! 2017 is here you guys! I hope it’s a good one for you. 

As promised here is the 2nd part of my Dollar Tree Haul! 
If you want to check out Part 1 feel free to click this link  It will open up another tab for you!

The second part of this haul is going to be a long one too! I’m sorry I got a lot of stuff! lol 


Like I said in the last post…. THEY GOT ME! I’m a sucker for affordable great quality makeup! 

So I’ll start with the products that made it into my basket on a whim… 

2 packs of a shiz ton of stretchy hair ties! I think each pack had about 30-40 pieces. 

I have lots of them now and I’m a happy camper! Let me tell you… The days when I can’t find a stupid hair tie will be the death of me. So now I keep them all next to my mirror on a chain. 

When I’m on a budget I always pick up a tube of tooth paste from the Dollar Tree. 


This time I grabbed the Advanced Whiteing one from the Colgate line. There is quite a selection at the Dollar Tree which surprised me. 

I’ve been using a different kind of tooth paste that was a bit more pricey. Stay tuned for a future post on my empties. I’m sure that product will make an appearance. 

Okay so on to the makeup! 

I want to talk about the ONE e.l.f. Cosmetics product I found at the very bottom buried under tons of makeup. 

— While I was digging through makeup some lady came up to me and asked if they still had laxatives….. Yeah. I told her I had no idea and that I didn’t work there and then laughed. haha! She said “You look so happy.” As she looked down at me because I was sitting on the floor digging through the bottom shelf of makeup. 

WHO AM I?! 

Makeup Monster. 

All the digging got me this… 

This little pod is a tinted lip balm in the color Nude. 


I must say it wasn’t my favorite find but I do love it. 

The tint does show up on my lips which is really cool and the balm is very moisturizing. It’s so small and perfect for my purse! 


It has a smooth buttery texture and you can apply with your finger. 

Another brand and product I one found one of was this cute little eyeshadow palette. It’s so slim and adorable! 

There are 12 different shades! 


All shimmery and very wearable. I swatched the three warm colors for you to see the pigmentation and shimmer. 

I find them easy to apply with a brush and with your finger. They blend out so well! 

Let me know if you’d like to see a look created with this palette down in the comments. 


Okay now on to the products from the L.A. Colors line. 

First I grabbed these two eyeliner/brow pencils. 

They are both in a dark brown shade. 

I really enjoyed this product. I mostly use it for my brows. Ive noticed that I started to get away from this style of applicator. I’ve stopped using all brow pencils and pencil liners. I don’t really know why. I think it’s because I fell in love with the Nxy Micro Brow which I talk about in my Nyx Haul. I’ll link that post here for you to go check out! 

Next is this awesome eyeliner. I totally forgot to take a picture of the product in its wrapping. 

But I’m sure you don’t care. This eyeliner works great for me. I like the sharp point it came with and am sad that unfortunately it won’t be there for long and I don’t have a tiny sharpner.

Totally worth the $1 and the applicator is so easy to twist. 

I also grabbed this lipstick and lipgloss duo! I thought the packaging was super cool. 


I thought the color was very versatile. I can see myself wearing this in the winter and spring! 


The lipstick is a mauve pink. 

Here are swatches for both the lipstick and lipgloss! 

I love it! It’s very soft and velvety and doesn’t feel heavy on my lips! The lipstick also looks much brighter in the swatch than on my lips. 

Next I picked up foundation & concealer! 

The foundation I got was in the color Natural. 


I thought the packaging was so cute! It’s a small cylinder with a PUMP!!!! I was so surprised to find that it had a pimp because usually items I find at the dollar store aren’t that great of quality. You get what you pay for you know. 

However this foundation is actually really creamy and soft. 


It was a little light for my skin in this swatch but once I blend it out and go on with my regular routine I make it work quite well! 


I pumped some product straight onto my face and used my beauty blender to blend! 

The concealer I picked up was in the shade Nude. 


It comes with a wand applicator which I love! 


I found it very easy to blend and it was a great color for my under eyes. 

After applying and blending it around my face I decided to also use it as a primer for my eyeshadow! 


Here is my happy face after applying the product and blending it out! 

The foundation and concealer are both very light coverage but if you want a more natural look these products are great for you! I also filled my eyes brows in with the L.A. Color brow pencils I mentioned earlier in this post’ 

Overall I loved my finished look! Let me know what you think about it in the comments! 

Those were all the products in the 2nd part of this Dollar Tree haul! I hope you guys enjoyed it as much as I. I really love writing and sharing all my purchases with you so I hope you continue to come back to read, comment, and like my post! 

Thank you all so much! 

Don’t forget to leave me a comment down below and let me know if you have found any great deals at Dollar Tree or what your favorite affordable brands are! I would love to know! 

– Rosalinda 

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11 thoughts on “Dollar Tree Haul | Part 2: L.A. Colors 

  1. Nice post! You pushed me to try out some of the Dollar Tree makeup. I gave two different liquid foundations a try and have decided I like the L.A. Colors one better than my typical Estee Lauder one. I did pickup one of the Grapefruit E.L.F. lip balm and also found some E.L.F. purple eye shadow (I didn’t pick that one up because it’s not my thing). I LOVE the E.L.F. lip stain, I wish they had those at the dollar store! Lol.

    Thanks for the push to actually try the Dollar Tree stuff!

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    1. You’re so welcome! I’m glad you tried it! Some of the products are hit or miss that’s why I tried to search for the ones I thought were the highest quality! They have some awesome stuff. Sometimes you just gotta did for it! Haha! The grapefruit lip balm sounds pretty cool! The lip stains are awesome I have one in berry I believe.

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