Product Reviews by Gingrrrella

Lipstick - Unlisted Brand - Antipodes - April Sun in Cuba lipstick

5.0
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Sep/25/2013

FAVOURITE LIPSTICK ALERT.

I never used to go for bright colours, but I'm a sucker for local brands and an even bigger sucker for cute names, so after months of consideration decided to buy it. NO REGRETS. I frequently get compliments on the colour, and it's become a permanent resident in my bag.

April Sun in Cuba is an organic, matte lipstick in the Antipodes …
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Lipstick - Lipstick Queen - Medieval

4.0
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Sep/25/2013

I freaking LOVE this lipstick! It's basically just a really nice tinted balm, true, but it's super flattering, has cute-as-hell packaging, and a nice light feel. No fragrance or flavour thank god, so I don't end up licking it off immediately.

My only major gripes are the limited stockists (none in NZ anymore!) and the price - kinda expensive for what it is! Depends on …
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BB Cream - RIMMEL - BB Cream 9-in-1 Skin Perfecting Super Makeup SPF 25

4.0
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Sep/25/2013

Was initially dubious, as my skin tone is lighter than the lightest shade looked, but it adjusted really nicely and gave me a warm glow without any fake-tan look. On really warm/humid days I get a bit more oily, but found that using a mattifying primer can prevent that (and make it go further). SPF seems to work well in the harsh NZ sun too (if you're sensible).

When I first …
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