Rimmel Lasting Finish Lipstick – 122 Stylish

Rimmel Lasting Finish Lipstick

Rimmel says: Rimmel Lasting Finish Lipstick now delivers up to 8 hours staying power.

The improved formula incorporating Colour Protect technology gives up to 25% more colour impact.

Enriched with 50% longer-wearing colour-boost pigments so you will turn heads wherever you go.

Intensity, smoothness, shines and up to 8 hours wear.

Rimmel Lasting Finish Lipstick

My thoughts:

Lets start with what I like:

I love that these lipsticks are very pigments. You just have to apply it once and that’s it..you are good to go!

Rimmel Lasting Finish Lipstick

The texture is creamy and slides effortlessly. It’s really moisturizing. It doesn’t dry my lips at all. It lasts for almost 5 hrs with eating and drinking, which I don’t think is bad for a creamy lipstick.

The shade is brown with a huge amount of shimmer. I’m not really a big fan of shimmer lipsticks but I don’t mind one or two in my collection.

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What I don’t like about the lipstick is the way they smell. Its sweet, not the nice sweet but a sweet that makes you feel sick. I think they should change the way it smells.

Over all I think I love this for the texture and the pigment. If they change the way it smells and reduce the amount of shimmer I would love this lipstick!

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Clinique Launches – New Long Last Soft Matte Lipstick

Clinique

Clinique introduces new Long Last Soft Matte Lipstick. There are eight vibrant shades in this collection. The collection is keeping in mind the colors of fall. All the colors are bright and can be worn with any makeup looks, both evening and day wear.

Colors: Suede, Crimson, Mandarin, Peony, Petal, Magenta, Beauty, and Plum

Suede, Crimson, Mandarin, Peony
Suede, Crimson, Mandarin, Peony
Petal, Magenta, Beauty, Plum
Petal, Magenta, Beauty, Plum

All the shades are highly pigmented, long lasting and my favorite matte finish

Available beginning September 2014 at Clinique stores & counters nationwide for INR 1,600/-

Book Review: Private India by Ashwin Sanghi and James Patterson

Private India

Ashwin Sanghi, the well-known Indian author and James Patterson who is international thriller author have teamed to write ‘Private India’. James Patterson and Ashwin Sanghi have brought the series of Private novels set in Indian background.

The story is involves a lot of characters who have an air of mystery almost two-dimensional.

Private is one of the world’s leading detective agency run by Jack Morgan. Its India head is Santosh Wagh, who is an ex-police officer. The story starts when a Thai surgeon, who was visiting is murdered in her hotel room. The hotel employees Private to solve the case, police is more than happy to let Private solve the case, provided the credit is given to the police department (everywhere there is a give and take!!).

The first murder is followed by many others. The serial killer uses a yellow scarf to strangle all the victims.

While all this was happening, there is another plot that is coming to shape. Terrorists trying to blow up an international target at Mumbai.

This is a book you will not want to stop reading, a complete page turner. I was forced to keep reading it till the end, just 450 pages away. If possible I would have skipped work to read this!!!

Love the book and a good read for all!!!

MAC Alluring Aquatic Collection – ‘Sea Me, Hear Me’ blush Review

‘Sea Me, Hear Me’ blush

‘Sea Me, Hear Me’ blush

I’m going to review a beautiful blush from the MAC Alluring Aquatic collection called ‘Sea Me, Hear Me’. It’s a gem and I’m completely in love with it!! Not many people liked this blush but I completely fell in love with it!

‘Sea Me, Hear Me’ blush

‘Sea Me, Hear Me’ blush

The packaging is outstanding, it’s actually the biggest selling point of the collection. It comes in a metallic teal packaging with water droplet details on it.

This is the first extra dimension product that I’m trying from MAC. The surface of the blush has a beautiful wave-like pattern with the brand name engraved on the surface.

‘Sea Me, Hear Me’ blush ‘Sea Me, Hear Me’ blush

The texture of the product is really smooth and silky. The color is sheer but is buildable. The product is easy to blend and doesn’t feel powdery at all. The product leaves a slight sheen on the skin. The color looks amazing on fair to medium skin tone.

‘Sea Me, Hear Me’ blush

The product stays for a good 6-8hrs before it starts fading.

The shade Sea Me, Hear me is a described as “beige pink” by MAC. It’s a nice natural rosy pink brown shade that looks really natural on my medium skin. It’s a perfect natural blush for me and that’s what I love!

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The color and the formula is perfect! And is highly recommended!!

Lakme launches – Lakme Absolute Gel Addict Eye Liners!!!!!!

Lakme gel liners

Finally, we have an Indian brand to launch the gel liners. Lakme recently launched their ‘Addict’ range which has lipsticks, lipglosses and nail colors. The latest addition to the ‘Addict’ family is the ‘Gel Eyeliners’. They have launched 7 shades in total.

Shades :- White Delight, Wine Yard, Tempting Teal, Grey Ash, Deep Sea, Metallic Bronze, Must Have

I just feel that the price is a little high at Rs. 800.

I can’t wait to try Grey Ash and Metallic Bronze

Lakme gel liners