Last week we asked you for your FAVORITE beauty posts of 2009…and promised we’d reward the winner and the author of the best post with some incredible goodies from Spa Boutique. The basket includes: Dermalogica Limited Edition Body Therapy Favorites: A beautiful set with Dermalogica’s Conditioning Body Wash and Body Hydrating Cream. The rich, skin conditioning botanical cleanser for the entire body leaves skin soft and supple. The advanced body cream has hydroxy acids and essential plant oils to smooth and condition skin. Both smell wonderfully fresh. (retail cost $52.00, value of buying them individually $130) Jane Iredale Limited Edition Sweet 15 Kit: To celebrate jane iredale’s 15th Anniversary, they released the Limited Edition Sweet 15 Kit that houses 15 PurePressed Eye Shadows, including seven new eye shadow shades, three PurePressed Blush and three Juts Kissed Lip Plumpers! (retail cost $89.00, value of buying the items individually $369) Guinot Gift Bag: A beautiful, sparkling clutch full of Deluxe sample sizes of Guinot products: Age Logic Cellulaire (15ml), Longue Vie Vital Lip (5ml), Guinot Anti-Wrinkle Mask (15ml), Vital Body Care (30ml), Cleansing Water (100ml) ($125 value, the Guinot clutch is a gift that cannot be purchased) Total gift basket value = $624.00 The results are in! Some truly amazing posts were submitted and some very insightful comments made. Remember, we were choosing the winner based on the quality of the post nominated and the quality of the comment nominating it – and so we had two honorable mentions which, while they didn’t win, deserve major mention. racergirl313 nominatedBellasugar‘s post on greening our beauty routines: I loved this post from BellaSugar: http://www.bellasugar.com/3064365 It is so important to avoid certain chemicals in your cosmetics and the tips for “greening” your beauty routine are great. And Rachael W. thanked Raging Rouge for giving her undereye hope! My fave for the year would be the post on concealers. I have horrible under eye circles that are the bane of my existance and this gave me hope! But our winner, sidhyd, linked us to our favorite post and gave our favorite reason for loving it. in this economy, everyone appreciates a way to cut back on spending too much on beauty products. loved the fact that there is a way to revive old make up products and it actually works! Similar to this post, the blogger’s other posts always combine luxury brands with drugstore brands as a cost effective way to go about your beauty products without compromising on the end result. This caters to everyone’s needs depending on their budget. love love love it. addicted to this blog 🙂 Congrats, sidhyd and Beauty and the Feast! E-mail michelle at spaweekmedia dot com to claim your prize. Thanks to everyone else for entering! If you didn’t win, don’t despair – we have plenty more goodies to give away. And be sure to check out Spa Boutique for the best online selection of quality skincare and more…you’ll never have to shop anywhere else for your beauty needs! Don’t forget we’re giving away ALL 90 of THESE beauty products… and having the jane iredale ultimate guiltless pleasure Chocoholicks lip gloss sweeps… and Allure is giving away $260 of beauty products… not to mention our Diamond Necklace sweeps… we’re just too nice. One Response Parachute 100% Coconut Oil: Little Luxury Report | Spa Week Blog January 7, 2010 […] Little Luxury Reporter: SHYEMA of BEAUTY AND THE FEAST, winner of our Spa Week Daily’s best-blog-of-2009 contest, shares one of her favorite little luxuries that’s she’s loved since […] Reply Start a Conversation Cancel a Conversation Connect with Enter your WordPress.com blog URL http://.wordpress.com Proceed Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.