Monday, August 26, 2013

International Beauty Box - LipFactory August 2013

The last of my 3 Beauty Box Subscriptions arrived late last week and as this one comes from America and is primarily makeup products, I always look forward to opening it up.

The theme this month is 'The Diva in You' and the box contained 6 full-size beauty products.

Here's what I got:

Lipfactory August 2013

NYX Wonder Pencil in Light
This really is a wonder product as it claims to do three things; conceal flaws & blemishes, Line lips against lipstick bleeding and brighten eyes along the waterline.  I would imagine this product is very similar to the Rimmel Scandaleyes Eyeliner in Nude which I'm absolutely loving in my waterline at the moment so I look forward to trying out this product.

White Towel Makeup Remover
This is a single 100% cotton cloth with makeup remover.  Perfectly packaged for traveling and since it is a cotton cloth I imagine it can be rinsed out and used again as a normal wash cloth.

ColourU Cosmetics Matte Lipstick in Skinny Dip
This matte brown lipstick just isn't  my thing.  This shade is not suited to my colouring and I'm not a fan of matte lips.

Red Cherry Lashes & Sweetpea & Fay Liquid Lipstick

 Red Cherry Eyelashes in Black
So excited to see these lashes in the box as I've wanted to try the Red Cherry brand for a long time.  I can't wait to try them on.

Sweetpea & Fay Liquid Lipstick in Imogen
Unfortunately I have already received this exact same product - colour and all - in a previous box.  It's pretty disappointing because not only is it a duplicate it's not the product that is shown on the product card.  Apparently I was supposed to receive a Sweetpea & Fay Lip Joule.



MeMeMe Shimmer Stack in Gold

MeMeMe Shimmer Stack in Gold
I hadn't heard of the MeMeMe brand before receiving another illuminating product in my August Her Fashion Box so was really surprised to see it surface again here.  This is a beautiful gold shimmery highlighting powder that I imagine is going to look stunning on.  Can't wait to experiment with this - I much prefer powder highlighters to liquid as I find them easier to use.

Overall I was pretty happy with this month's box.  There are a couple of things I won't use (the two lip products) but the rest I definitely can't wait to try out.

The Lipfactory Beauty Box is a subscription service that costs $32USD each month which includes shipping to Australia.  Depending on where the USD is at I find it costs me between $33-$35 AUD.  Lipfactory always has full-sized makeup products that are valued much higher than the purchase price and continually blow me away with what's inside.  It's also a great chance to try products we can't get here in Australia.

What did you think of this month's Lipfactory boxes?  Are you a fan of beauty subscription boxes or do you think they're a waste of money?

Kayte xx


3 comments:

  1. This looks great. I've been thinking of signing up, but already have too many beauty box subscriptions. I need to dump on first before signing up to another one :)

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. I so know what you mean Amy - I'm currently deciding myself which one to unsubscribe to as well - getting waaaay too many samples

      Kayte x

      Delete
  2. Has anything ever bothered you in life? Do you
    have any problem you need to solve? A pending
    court case you want to resolve in your favor?
    Health, relationship and finance. Welcome to
    the world of miracles and wonders, there are
    supernatural treasure and power to liberate
    mankind from all afflictions. Why cant you live a
    life of your dream? Why must you work so hard
    and yet earn so little? Why cant you be happy
    with the one you love and desire or why cant the
    one you love reciprocate and appreciate that
    love? Why would the doctor tell you there is no
    solution or cure to your problems? Why would
    your lawyer say you stand no chance, that your
    case is hopeless? Have you been cheated by
    anyone or those owing you money refuse to pay
    back? Do you need a rapid job promotion in
    your place of work? You want to venture into
    politics? Now I understand certain things are
    hard to believe and comprehend, but all I ask
    from you is only 3 days and if you will follow my
    instructions and use the items you will receive, I
    promise your life will never be the same
    again.If you find no relevance in the help I offer
    I solemnly appeals do not be vindictive and go
    in peace. And if your intentions are to take
    advantage of the powerful nature of our items
    for the purpose of evil, I will not have any
    business with you please be advised. May
    angels guide you. All inquiries should be
    directed to the Priest Abija email below Email:
    spirituallighthealing101@live.com

    ReplyDelete

Feel free to comment or ask any questions. I would love to hear from you x

UA-39053596-1