78% would repurchase
on 8/21/2018 12:02:00 PM
More reviews by Lucydibs
I have 2 of these lipsticks (102 and 300-purchased months apart). Both colours are very similar, being pretty nude pinks. Lovely chrome finish packaging has good weight to it as well. Claim is “ultra brilliance”, I think these lipsticks are quite generic and mainstream. No real’ wow’ factor, just good for having a stationed lipstick in your purse should you forget your lipstick of choice in the first place. On application, coats evenly, feels a lil dry when my lips rub one another-there’s a bit of a tug. As for brilliance?, for me it was lacking- satin finish at best. It didn’t seem to last long on the lips either as I found it slowly disappeared a few hours after application. Overall it’s an ok lipstick with cute packaging....
My go to collection of lipsticks are by MAC exclusively. In the last few years I decided to try other brands. This being one of them. I picked up colour 300 a nude mauve.Creamy on application feels really nice on my lips- satiny finish, no waxy residue or dry feel, has a nice slip. In terms of volume building, I don’t really notice. The product claims up to +17% more volume after 7 days of use. Frankly, I cannot attest to this claim as I don’t use it consistently, as this lipstick is in a rotation with other favourite lipsticks/ balms and pencils. What I do like is how it looks and feels on my lips, it does give a smooth/full appearance. Lasts till I eat or drink, needing reapplication afterwards. It’s become one of my mainstays for daytime lipsticks. The packaging has a luxe burgundy red lacquer finish with good weight to it, definitely not cheap feeling. Prefer Pupa Volume over Miss Pupa lipsticks. Great everyday lipstick!
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on 7/8/2018 12:01:00 PM
Love Pupa Vamp mascara (original) my HG, but saw the Extreme and thought I’d give it a try. Packaging is a pretty chrome covering with substantial weight. The wand/ brush has semi concave small sized even bristles, semi dense brush. I’m not crazy about these types of brushes as I prefer dense brushes with a with a higher pile, but it doesn’t stop me from trying it. The formula is drier than I like although, the brush is clean coated with product. On application, does a good job coating each lash, definitely separates lashes, minimal clumping noticed. It does add volume and length but not as much as I like. My lashes are long and thin, I love good thick volume. The overall look is a lil more than natural. The only upset to this product that it strongly++ adheres to the lashes making it difficult to remove at the end of the day. That being said it does last all day without smudging or fallout. I would strongly recommend using a mascara primer pre applying this mascara as the product does come off much easier with a primed base. I did not notice any irritation to my eyes with this product.Overall it’s a nice mascara I would recommend for ppl who prefer a lil more than a natural look giving defined, separated lashes. Very clean looking mascara that doesn’t weigh lashes down. Still prefer the original Vamp mascara...
on 1/31/2018 6:12:00 AM
More reviews by Pipoquinha
Best BB I ever used. It holds on my skin all day and it looks and feels great, soft and hydrated. Also I love the soft violet scent that it has.At the end of the day I only have a little shine on the nose but with all the others BBs I used (belive me, they are a lot) it looks like I’ve put butter on my face just after a few hours!If you are in Italy or as me, has the possibility to buy on amazon UK, just do it, you will absolutely adore it.Ps: I don’t even need setting powder!!
on 1/12/2018 11:47:00 AM
More reviews by atlantis804
Let me start this with I know, I know... I've broken my rule on only posting exceptionally good product reviews with 5 lippies, but this one is so close to a 5 star and would be 5 stars if Rimmel Provocalips didn't exist. So be sure to read my review on Rimmel's Provocalips if you are looking for the longest lasting lip wear!I had an incredibly hard time finding any reviews on-line (and I didn't find any in English), so I added this product to MakeUpAlley. The Good Stuff- long wear (Again, not as long as Rimmel)- nice feel, creamier application before it dries than Rimmel- the gloss is nice that goes on top- you can re-apply on top of an existing layer (which I find you cannot do with Rimmel)- you can mix the colours more easily because it doesn’t dry as quick- does not dry out your lips (and I'm not spring chicken so that's important to this gal)Not As Good Stuff- limited colours (like Rimmel-but you'll find a few)- more expensive than Rimmel ($7.95 CDN), in Canada if not on sale about $28 (CDN) and only available at limited Rexall Stores (also found some on eBay)-hence the 3 lippies on price- doesn’t dry as quickly (so you need an extra 2 minutes before running out the door)- I don’t find it to last as long as Rimmel and oil seams to remove it when you are eating (like butter) AND I have seen transfer onto coffee cups and strawsBottom Line- If Rimmel didn’t exist, this would be my holy grail- I do have 3 of them now, as they are different colours than my Rimmel, so it fills in some gaps and there aren’t any others I want.- I have 011 (nude), 005 and 001 (more on the orange side)- I took my Rimmel’s with me to do colour comparisons and the 006 Red, is very similar to one of the Rimmel Reds, however it does seam to go on nicer
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