Lakme absolute perfect radiance (skin lightening day creme)

Product review –

Price- 360 INR (5.15usd)

Quantity -50gm

Packaging

it comes in nice silvery looking container that looks pretty on the makeup vanity looks quite high end.

It has a screw on cap.

Ingredients

Not mentioned on the bottle but might be written on the cardboard box it comes with. I bought the day creme and night creme in a set and a face massager came along free with this.

My experience

The first thing that i noticed when i started using this product is that it smells just like boroplus or fair and lovely.

It has spf 20++ so it does the job of sunscreen as well as moisturizer. It does not feel heavy on the skin. It is good for combination to oily skin.

Thumbs. Up –

*works nice as daycream and primer.

*a bit pricey for the amount of product.

*available easier online than offline.

Thumbs down –

*feels a bit whitish on skin but on massaging it in it fades.

*smell might bother some of you.

Will i purchase it again?

I don’t think so.. I would like to try some other alternatives. I don’t have much to say about this product but i do not like it much.

Rating – 6/10.

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White tone face powder

Product review –

Price – 75 INR (1.07usd)

Quantity – 50gm

Packaging

Packaging is simple with a plastic oval bottle with flip on cap.

Ingredients –

My experience –

It is fine milled powder. It is one of those kind of products that shows that being fair is the only way to make a woman look beautiful i guess… Because it comes in only one shade…and it feels like you have a white case on your skin after applying it.

It smells nice… But smells fades gradually

It is good for application on other body parts apart from face or if you are into Halloween makeup then.

Its a product by vini cosmetics. I feel like this drugstore brand in particular does not do well so much but still women who lean towards making their skin look white pasty powdery likes buying this product.

I have a wheatish skin tone and i don’t like the look of this product on my skin. . I’m sure it will make a fairer skin tone more fair…

Thumbs up-

*affordable

*available online and offline.

*can be used as a talc.

Thumbs down-

*makes your face look white.

*can used on other body parts other than face.

Will i purchase it again?

I got it in a beauty bag as a gift. .. I have not purchased even this one. I felt like i should review it. Not at all worth purchasing.

Rating – 1/10

Lakme peach milk moisturiser

Product review –

Price – 110 INR(1.57usd)

Quantity – 60ml

Packaging

Comes in a variety of different plastic packaging.. It comes in a cap and container type package as well as this plastic bottle with a flip cap.

My experience

Best for people with combination to oily skin.it can used as a primer. The best part is.. It dries down without feeling heavy or greasy on the skin.

The bottle (smaller ones) are travel friendly too.. but might spill on extremely hot weather.

The consistency of the cream is quite light and thin and on blending it feels moisturizing on the skin.

It smells quite nice and makes you feel fresh.Smell gradually fades in few minutes.

Consistency

Thumbs up-

*affordable

*feels nice and moisturizing on the skin

*smells nice.

*easily available online and local drugstore.

Thumbs down-

*not enough for dry skin.

Will i purchase it again?

I have re-purchased it ready. I love using it has a face moisturizer as i have combination skin

Rating-9/10

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ADS matte lipgloss

Price – 60 INR(0.86 usd)

Quantity – 8ml

Shade no-28(dusky rose color /plum shade)

Packaging -its a nice sturdy plastic glass bottle with metallic looking screw on cap. I bought it from a nearby local store so i bought the single shade. If you are buying online you have to buy the whole set of ads lipgloss.

It has a nice tip applicator for easy application.

Ingredients – it was mentioned on the set of the package it comes with, but not on individual product.

Link for buying online – ads lipgloss link. click here

Swatch and quality –

I usually dot it on my lips and then spread it with my fingers.

The texture thick and mousse.

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My experience –

One of my favorite lip shade. Very kylie jennerish plum shade.

Looks very beautiful plum shade on dusky and darker skin tones..might appear pinkish on fairer people.

It feels very lightweight and comfortable.it dries to a very matte finish and does not feels sticky.

It covers pigmentation on my lips very well and gives a very nice opaque shade. It has a very nice staying power of 6-7 hour. Moreover, it’s waterproof too.

I love very it on a day to day basis as it is a wearable shade, not too flashy not to dull.

Thumbs up-

*affordable

*travel friendly

*lightweight and comfortable.

*kylie jennerish shade.

*suits every skin tone.

*available online (but comes in set)

*easier to find it in local drugstore.

Thumbs down-

*available in set online.

Rating – 9/10

Will i purchase it again?

I would definitely try more shades from this ads matte lipgloss range.

ME NOW KISSPROOF LIPSTICK

Product Reviewed-

Me NOW KISSPROOF LIPSTICK

PRICE-

749INR (10.72usd) for set of six (set S3)

Quantity-4.2g each

Ingredients-

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What the product claims-

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Packaging-

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My experience-

These lipsticks come in a set of six (at Amazon) containing brown ,nudes ,pink and red shade.these shades are even sold separately on ebay.

These lipstick have “Numbers” mentioned on it for different shades…instead of names.

The nude Shades in this set are “Kylie Jennerish” shades 🙂

These are incredibly smooth powdery matte lipstick…Pigmentation is really good…so good that it won’t come off even on waashing.Only makeup removers or oil can remove it…Hence kissproof i guess 😛 as the name says.

But it might feel dry for people with dry lips.

when applied over any other lipstick it makes it look matte.

these act as great lipliner for liquid lipstick…especially shade 5 and shade 9 which helps in concealing dark pigmentation on lips.

Swatches-

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Thumbs up-

  • great pigmentation
  • nude shades conceals pigmented lips well
  • super long lasting
  • affordable

Thumbs down-

  • has to be sharpened
  • has mild rubbery smell to it
  • only available online

MAKEUP REVOLUTION- ULTRA AQUA BROW TINT

PRODUCT REVIEWED-

MAKEUP REVOLUTION- ULTRA AQUA BROW TINT

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SHADE-Medium

Price-Rs 700 (10.42 usd)

Quantity-10grams

Packaging-the packaging is much similiar to nyx brow tint.it is packaged within a squeezy plastic tube, with a nozzle.The packaging is quite classy…but there’s no brush to go along with this product.

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INGREDIENTS-

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The Application.

The first thing I’d say is that you need the smallest amount of this stuff for both eyebrows, below is about as much as I use (one dot).

Lasting Power-

With powder I often find that it fades through the day but this stuff doesn’t, it sets to a natural looking finish, it’s not crispy or waxy but it doesn’t budge, I still definitely have to remove quite a bit at night when I’m taking off my makeup which is good. I wear my makeup for around 12-14 hours a day and I never feel like I need to touch it up.

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MY EXPERIENCE-

. Once applied to the brows, it really doesn’t budge and it is completely smudgeproof like it claims and it’s even waterproof too so it would be the perfect brow companion in the summer or on holiday as your brows would stay in place all day. I think this would be the perfect brow product if the shade range was a little more diverse, so I really hope Makeup Revolution create some cool toned fair and dark shades as three out of the four shades are warm toned.

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THUMBS UP-

  • Great pigmentation
  • easy to use
  • medium shade is a bit reddish ,,..not so good for indian skin tone
  • feels light
  • smudge proof
  • affordable

THUMBS DOWN-

  • no brush is given with it…so you have to buy a brush for its application
  • limited shades
  • easily available only online

Biotique Bio Walnut Purifying and Polishing Scrub

Product reviewed-Biotique Bio Walnut Purifying and Polishing Scrub

Price– Rs199 for 50g (2.9USD)

What does the product claims: This exfoliating scrub is blended with pure walnut oil, rich in vitamin A and lecithin, extracts of neem, mint, fenugreek and red sandalwood to purify and polish skin texture. Sweeps away dry lines and leaves skin smooth, soft and spotlessly refreshed. Skin becomes more receptive to the benefits of future treatment.

Product description Pollutants and dirt can clog your pores making your skin dull and prone to acne. Revive your skin with Biotique Bio Walnut Skin Polisher Scrub. This Unisex scrub is applicable to all skin types. The Biotique scrub is a potent infusion of ayurvedic ingredients like Neem, Nagkeshar, Pudina, Walnut, Bees Wax Vitamin A, Fenugreek, Red Sandalwood and Himalayan Water which combine to nourish your hair by boosting strength. This scrub efficiently purifies your skin by ridding it of impurities. The walnut extracts present in it serves as cleansers that unclog your pores and gently exfoliate your skin. The neem essence has anti-inflammatory properties and soothes your skin by eliminating redness and rashes. This Walnut scrub removes dead cells thus keeping your skin clear and refreshed. This organic scrub has a polishing effect and makes your skin soft and radiant by adding to its shine. The micro-granules present in the scrub does not strip moisture from your skin thus eliminating dryness. This Polisher scrub can also lighten your skin and remove spots and blemishes. The Biotique scrub is toxin-free and dermatologically tested for your safety. Directions for Use Apply required amount on wet face. Gently massage and exfoliate. Rinse off. Use regularly for desired effects .

Packaging– packaging looks somewhat like this.

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Texture-The texture of this scrub is quite different from the other scrubs available in drugstores. It’s quite creamy and not rough at all. it has quite thick consistency and will not fall of even on turning the container upside down.The walnut particles are quite small and clean the face well. After using this scrub my skin feels soft and fresh. It did not break me out or make my skin feel or dry.

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 How To use: Massage on wet face and neck with fingertips. Avoid eye area. Rinse with water or damp wash cloth. Use daily or as needed.

 

THUMBS UP-

  • Travel-friendly packaging
  • Nice fragrance
  • Good for everyday use
  • Suitable for dry and sensitive skin
  • Does not leave the face dry and stretchy
  • Does not break me out
  • Natural ingredients are used
  • Act as a good massage cream too

THUMBS DOWN-

  • may not suit people with oily skin since it has thick consistency.

Rating- 4/5

Would definitely buy it again. 🙂