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Lip Monthly | March,2017

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Hello Glamazons!

 

I discovered an international subscription service which ships worldwide. Its called the Lip Monthly and is a God send for all those who love lip products.

For the price of $13/- only you get a total of 4 products in an adorable bag. 3 of the 4 products are lip related and one is non lip related.

Recently Lip Monthly has started allowing customizations. They send their subscribers an email to inform them that customization is open.

You simply log into your account access the customization link and choose the shade you want. Lip Monthly packages ship out by the 10th of every month.

You receive a tracking number with the shipment details, however it only shows entry into India through Mumbai, on the DHL website. The bag itself arrives in a wonderful gold bubble wrap lined envelope, which not only gives the goodies protection but also looks pretty.

The March Lip Monthly in all its goodness!

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Image courtesy  | Wonder Of Glam

Have a look at the envelope it all comes in:

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Image courtesy |  Mysubscriptionaddiction.com

Have a look at the very cute bag:

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Image courtesy | Subscription Box Ramblings

In the bag is included an information card which lists out the products along with prices and sometimes the shade name.

Have a look at the card :

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Image courtesy | Hello Subscription

Below is a list of the products I received :

Laritzy Liquid  Lipstick | In the shade ‘Lola’

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Pucker up baby because this lipper feels good, looks good and is good for you! It also smells awesome!

Evelyn Iona Lipgloss | In the shade ‘Brooke’

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Image courtesy | Canadian Subscription Box Addict 

Evelyn Iona LIPGLOSS isn’t sticky-icky but instead creamy and lush, adding a plumpifying coat of goodness to your lips. In fact, you could even eat it – made from Bark Extract (tightens and plumps lips), Oregano (works as an antioxidant) Vitamin E (natural moisturizer), Coconut oil (helps fight signs of ageing) & Shea Butter (helps heal skin and improve its general appearance) and many other natural ingredients that are hydrating for your lips.

Coastal Scents Lipstick | In the shade ’06’

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Image courtesy | Ukuhamba.pt

This is a luscious lipstick in a creamy,shimmery shade. These lipsticks are paraben free.

Leaders USA Face Mask | In the variant ‘Caribbean Coconut Calming Mask’

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Image courtesy| Ulta.com
This is my favorite product in the bag this month. 7 Wonders Caribbean Coconut Calming Mask is an advanced bio-cellulose mask that calms red and irritated skin and leaves skin soothed and refreshed.
This ones right up my alley as I do have redness on my face which I need to continuously cover up with foundation and I wonder how did Lip Monthly know what skin type I have.
They don’t make you fill a questionnaire.  Guess random selection just worked out for me.
Considering you pay only Rs.870/- for a monthly subscription (shipping is free world wide) you get 4 products worth Rs. 4,619/- only. The bag literally pays for itself 5 times over!!

So that my review.I hope you enjoyed reading this.

I am at 26 followers right now. Help me reach the magic number of 50 followers.

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Thank you for your time and remember to be kind to yourself ‘coz there’s no one like you.

Much Love!

YLT

PS: Wanna subscribe to Lip Monthly? Click on the link below:

https://lipmonthly.com//referral/Id1cdzbn3tGv

This is a referral link so every time you buy using this link, I get a free bag or points to redeem products from the Lip Monthly online shop. If you are planning to sign up please do use this link so I may get free bags to review and post on this blog or redeem it for products to review on this blog.

Please also feel free to share this link with your friends. Spread the word.

Show Lip Monthly (and me) some love. Mwah!

 

 

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Beauty product, Beauty subscription bag, Face and body mask

French Red Clay | Clay Face Masque | Natural Bath & Body

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Hello Glamazons!

Today I will be reviewing the French Red Clay, Clay face masque by Natural Bath & Body. The mask itself comes in an little, black tub.

I have the 15 gm size.This typically retails for approximately Rs.100/- only.

The website states, “Like the special clay masks that were a favorite with the egyptian goddess cleopatra, our french red clay mask never fails to soften your skin, preserve its complexion and impart a natural glow. It is a gentle paste of french red clay, which is an absolute powerhouse of iron and other minerals!”

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I have used this product before I had received it as part of my first ever Fab Bag back in February,2016. This is one of my favorite face masks.

It’s best suited for normal to oily skin types, and it cleanses, detoxifies and exfoliates the skin, leaving it highly refreshed and toned. The clay is blended with rose oil, virgin coconut oil and the balancing cedar wood essential oils.

As the oils further nourish the skin, turmeric powder and sandalwood give it a distinctive radiance. Reveal your best skin from head to toe through regular use of this masque.

This face mask while safe for regular use, is recommended twice or thrice a week. It protects the skin from harmful damage caused by free radicals and pollutants in the environment.

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Image courtesy | Thefitindian.com

I tend to get redness and itchiness on  my face and this masqe takes care if that very well. The masque also minimizes pores and deep cleanses.

Over time it purifies the skin to bring out your natural luster and tone.Noteworthy ingredients are:

  1. Purified water
  2. Kaolin(healing clay mud) | Perfect for oily skin
  3. Fullers Earth | Also known as ‘Multani mitti’
  4. Virgin Coconut Oil  | It’s naturally antibacterial and antifungal
  5. Gramflour | Fights pimples naturally
  6. Turmeric Powder | A natural antiseptic

You can upgrade this masks potential by:

  1. Bringing water to a gentle boil, and exposing your face to the steam.
  2. Allow 2-3 minutes for your pores to fully open.
  3. Immediately follow with mask application.
  4. Apply directly on skin avoiding any contact with the eyes
  5. Leave it on to dry for 15 minutes
  6. Wash off completely with water
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Image courtesy | Beautifulhameshablog.com

While washing I found that because its clay based, its a bit slippery and slimy to wash off. I had to finally resort to a wash cloth to get it all off.

But I feel super clean!! had  blackheads on my nose and enlarged pores on my cheeks now they’re all gone!

I have a 15 gm tub tube so I don’t expect it to last that long (I apply face masks every weekend) but a little goes a long way, so you’re definitely getting your money’s worth!

I will definitely buy the full size once this when gets over and will give it 4.5 stars on a 5 star rating scale.
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So that’s it from me. Thank you for reading.
Please like and share this blog with your friends and loved ones. Help me reach the magical number of 25 followers.
And always, be kind to yourself ‘coz there’s no one like you!
Mwah!!
Love,
YLT
PS: Want to try out this mask? Purchase it by clicking on:
 https://naturalbathnbody.com/products/french-red-clay-face-mask
Beauty product, Beauty subscription bag, Birchbox, Face and body mask, International beauty subscription bag

Endless Summer | Birchbox | August,2016

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Birchbox | Image courtesy jessoshii.com

Hello Glamazons!

I discovered an international subscription service which doesn’t ships worldwide. Its called Birchbox.

Birchbox is ” the brainchild of two friends with a love of the internet and an itch to create a better way to shop for beauty products. Katia and Hayley envisioned a way for customers—just like themselves—to easily and efficiently try, learn about, and purchase beauty products online.”

For the price of $10/- only you get a total of 5 products in an adorable box. The products range from makeup removal, make up, hair care, and skincare,

Typically the package ships out by the 10th of every month, you receive a tracking number with the shipment details.

 

Have a look at the very cute box.

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Box | Image courtesy en.paperblog.com

Below is a list of the products I received :

  1. Juice Beauty | Cleansing Milk | Full size | $22
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Cleansing milk | Image courtesy fitnessmagazine.com

Thanks to a vitamin rich formula of plant based ingredients (like raspberry, aloe and grape juice) this milky face cleaner melts away makeup, hydrates and soothes irritation. It has a creamy consistency and deeply cleanses the skin.

Its well suited for normal, aging, or sensitive skin and is an excellent toner. It replenishes the skin with its botanical extracts and feeds the skin with rich nutrients of vitamins C, B5.

2. PARLOR | Jeff Chastain | Smoothing Blowout-Spray | Full size | $24

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Blowout Spray | Image couresy ebay.ca

This celeb stylist lightweight spritz adds instant volume and luster while protecting hair from heat damage.  This product is exclusive to Birchbox.

I tend to blow dry my hair on weekdays. On weekends though I can see all the damage my hair has gone through through out the work week

You’re supposed to spray this product into wet hair and let it sit for a minute or two. After this you blow dry as usual.

The results are that the hair is much softer and full of volume! That totally works for me as I have thin limp hair which needs all the volume it can get.

Since I blow dry my hair almost every day a product like this is going to quickly become a staple for me. The smell is amazing as well!

A definite must-have for anyone who blow dries their hair a lot or uses other product that provide heat damage.

3. Real Chemistry | Luminous 3-Minute Peel | Full -size | $48

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Peel | Image courtesy myfairlillady.com

“Real Chemistry Luminous 3 Minute Peel removes large amounts of excess, dead epidermal cells in seconds. As the synergistic blend of ingredients is gently massaged into the skin, solids form under the fingertips. “

This product claims not to irritate the skin like regular chemical peels. It seems to be a God send for all those who expect instant gratification from their beauty products.

Once a week usage of this product is recommended.

4. Wilma Schumann Skin Care | Hydrating Collagen Eye Pads | Full – size | $18

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Eye pads | Image courtesy makeupandbeauty.com

These pads are meant to plump, hydrate and restore while enhancing eye contour gently and naturally. Instructions from Birchbox on how to use: “After cleansing, open foil pack and immediately apply one pad beneath each eye. Apply evenly to ensure a good contact with the skin. Leave on for 20 minutes then peel and dispose.”

I am going to try these out right after I finish this blog. Will be writing a separate review about it.

So that my review on Birchbox, August,2016. They messed up my order quite a bit.

I subscribed to them in July,2016. I never received that box so I reported it.

They sent me a complimentary box instead. This is the complimentary box however it is not in keeping with the theme Birchbox has running for August,2016.

Also, they include a product card in every box. As per the card I was supposed to receive 5 products.

The 4 that I have written about and one more which was supposed to be a MAKE | Silk cream lipstick in the shade ‘Taffy’. I never received it!

I have now unsubscribed and anyway they don’t ship worldwide. I was spending a lot just to get this box imported into the country.

So good! No spending unnecessarily on boxes that don’t have good service to begin with!

Hope you enjoyed reading this review. Thank you for your time and remember to be kind to yourself ‘coz there’s no one like you.

Much Love!

 

YLT

PS: Wanna subscribe to Birchbox? Click on the link below:

https://www.birchbox.com/invite/w6bn1

This is a referral link so every time you buy using this link, I get a free box or points to redeem products . If you are planning to sign up please do use this link so I may get free boxes to review.

Please also feel free to share this link with your friends. Spread the word.

Mwah!

 

 

Beauty product, Beauty subscription bag, Face and body mask

Eye Feel Pretty | Fab Bag | September,2016

 

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Eye Feel Pretty | Image coutesy beutifultalks.blogspot

Hello Glamazons!

Fab Bag usually sends out a text message or an e-mail indicating when the bag was shipped out,with tracking number details so you know to look out for it. I received my text and couldn’t hardly wait.

Towards the end of August,2016, Fab Bag sent a mail to its 3 to 6 month subscribers to choose the star product of the month. Every month Fab Bag features one star product.

Last month it was a range created by makeup artist to Hollywood stars – Geri Giagnorio. This month it was a product from Sugar cosmetics.

This month I received:

  1. Sugar Lash Mob Limitless Mascara | In the shade ‘Black With A Bang’| Full size | Rs. 699/-
  2. SaND Deadly Face Mask | 100 gms | Rs. 1,180/-
  3. AVA Face & Body Scrub| Spring Pond | 100 ml | Rs. 325/-
  4. Neemli Tulsi and Sandalwood Body Wrap | 75 ml | Rs.550/-
  5. Fashionography Accessory | Full size | Rs. 249/-
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Make up bag | Image courtesy thebeautyinsideout.com

This time like last month, Fab Bag asked its 3 and 6 month subscribers to choose the bag that the goodies would arrive in.

Having watched videos of previous Fab Bags, it was evident that these were old bags. However, one of the options was also the bag for September and that’s what I chose.

The bag itself was interesting. Made of a sort of faux leather, it was a cream with black print. The print itself was different types of mascara wands.

Very much in keeping with the ‘Eye Feel Pretty’ theme. This bag gets a thumbs up from me.

I have been subscribing to them since January, 2016. My first bag was cute but thereafter I wasn’t impressed until the June and July bags arrived.

This bag too bad either, but not comparable to the June,2016 bag.

Lets explore the other products in the bag:

Sugar Lash Mob Limitless Mascara | In the shade ‘Black With A Bang’| Full size | Rs. 699/-

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Lash Mob Limitless Mascara | Image courtesy beautyandmakeupmatters.com

This mascara is the latest launch of Sugar Cosmetics. There was a delay in shipping because of this product and it was worth it.

I;ve always liked Sugar Cosmetics for thei moderan art like print on teh oacjaging, I jve also used their kofhl pencil and its pretty darn good. Becaus of Fab Bag I think I own almost every product of Sugr Cosmetics.

SaND Deadly Face Mask | 100 gms | Rs. 1,180/-

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SaND Deadly Face Mask | Image courtesy kreativekudi.com

This is a grey-colored mud based mask which looks deadly. The product is thick like a paste .

This is a sample-sized product which will last 2-3 uses. I quite like this brand in the past I have used their handmade soap which are not only a treat for the yes but also for the skin.

They contain no preservatives and smell heavenly!

AVA Face & Body Scrub| Spring Pond | 100 ml | Rs. 325/-

AVA Face & Body Scrub- Spring Pond
Spring Pond | Image courtesy beautifultalks.blogspot.in

 

Neemli Tulsi and Sandalwood Body Wrap | 75 ml | Rs.550/-

Neemli Tulsi & Clay body wrap

Fashionography Accessory | Full size | Rs. 249/-

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Earrings | Image courtesy Kreativekudi.com

As usual it had the information leaflets:

  1. the #InMyFabBag Contest card and the
  2. List of products with size and price information.

Total calculated value of the bag is Rs. 3003/- Of the lot my favorite product is the SaND Deadly Face Mask

In fact I think this product deserves its own separate review. Nonetheless, I find it to be light and nourishing to the skin.

I also thought that this month the Fab Bag over all was very user friendly.Thank you for reading.

Be kind to yourself , ‘coz there’s no one like you 🙂 Much love!

YLT

PS: Wish to subscribe to Fab Bag? Click on the link below:

http://www.fabbag.com/

Beauty product, Face and body mask, International beauty subscription bag

Fango Essenziali | Moisturize sheet mask

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Hello my Beauties!

Today I will be reviewing , The Fango Essenziali Moisturize sheet mask.  I received it in my July,2016 Glossy Box.

The mask comes in a green packet and I have one sheet mask which is 25 ml. This typically retails for $7/- (USD).

Approximately Rs.466/- only. This is the full size, sheet mask.

The website states: “……Thirsty, parched skin is refreshed and renewed with Fango Essenziali’s Moisturize sheet mask. A special cocktail of skin soothing ingredients- avocado, kelp and acai berry to hydrate, nourish and restore even the driest, most sensitive skin. ”

I can easily say that this is my new best friend. Its perfect to use alone or in between mud treatments.

A remedy for parched, dry skin. It helps to nourish and deeply moisturize.

It contains: 

Avocado : To nourish and condition skin for a youthful glow.

Kelp extract : To aid in skin regeneration &rejuvenation.

Acai berry: A powerful antioxidant that’s ideal for tired skin.

Though this face mask is recommended for dry skin, its good to use on oily skin as well. After all oily skin needs moisture too!

The product is paraben free and is clinically and allergy tested. The mask intensely moisturizes and hydrates due to the blend of  avocado, kelp and acai berry.

The acai berry in it is not only a great anti oxidant but also doubles as an anti aging agent.

You can upgrade this masks potential by:

  1. Cleansing the skin
  2. Remove the white protective sheet on the mask.
  3. Place the mask on the face
  4. Remove the clear film
  5. Adjust and smooth out mask to ensure good contact
  6. Leave on for 5 to 25 minutes (As per instructions on the pack; I kept it on for 15 minutes)
  7. Remove the mask and massage excess serum into the face for maximum benefits.

So head band on, make up off lets apply this baby to the face! First things first its got an amazing fragrance.

The mask doesn’t dry off as such due to its moisture content. After I finished with the face I placed the bunched up mask on my closed lips to get rid of dry skin on my lips.

You don’t need to wash this mask of. Whatever was left in the pack I rubbed it into my neck as well.

And once I was done, it left my face smooth and refreshed.

So that’s it from me. Thank you for reading.

Please like,comment,subscribe and share this blog with your friends and loved ones. And always, be kind to yourself ‘coz there’s no one like you!
Mwah!!
Love,
YLT
PS: Want to try out this mask? Purchase it by clicking on:
 http://www.fitnessmagazine.com/shop/borghese-fango-essenziali-sheet-mask-4-pack-moisturize-only-at-macys-p5d170edd8886775624e70ac1da67ffaa.html