Sunday, April 27, 2014

REVIEW & SWATCHES: L'Oreal Paris Shine Caresse Lip Colors

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Review of L'Oreal Paris Shine Caresse Lip Colors in Eve and Pretty Woman

I am a sucker for glass products, pretty things and dabbas and dibbis of all sizes. But what I really am a sucker for is beautiful packaging. So imagine my glee when I receive these beauties from L'Oreal Paris in my mail. Their classy, shiny casing and more than gorgeous shades were enough to sweep me off my feet... But when I started using them I couldn't help but fall for this amazing product hook, line and sinker... Read on to know more :)


When I first received these products, I expected them to be just like any other lip glosses and polishes that are currently all over the beauty scene and so I delayed using them for almost 2 days. Finally, one fine Monday morning, before going to work and wanting to cheer myself up from the Monday blues, I put my hand in my PR sample (yet to be tested) basket and brought out these beauties... I debated with myself over which shade would be appropriate for a Monday morning meeting and somehow the nude shade called Pretty Woman won over the bright Raspberry pink called Eve...





Price of L'Oreal Paris Shine Caresse Lip Colors

They cost INR 499/- for 6 ml of product

I applied the gloss and the 2 things that caught my attention immediately were the fact the applicator wasn't really a doe-foot shaped but a heart shaped one and the other that the gloss smelled of fresh Rose water... The inverted heart shaped applicator is sheer genius and it covers one's lips so well and the pointed part of the heart helps in accurately applying the product over the edges of one's lips...







The yummy rose water flavour is sure a welcome change from candy flavored and strawberry flavored and honestly vanilla flavored lipsticks and so refreshing on a warm Summer day...
Texture wise the L'Oreal Paris Shine Caresse Lip Colors is like water, very very light weight and cool to touch... I love them hands down!

L'Oreal Paris Shine Caresse Lip Color in Eve - Swatches & Review
L'Oreal Paris Shine Caresse Lip Color in Eve - Swatches & Review

L'Oreal Paris Shine Caresse Lip Color in Eve - Swatches & Review
L'Oreal Paris Shine Caresse Lip Color in Eve 

L'Oreal Paris Shine Caresse Lip Color in Eve - Swatches & Review
L'Oreal Paris Shine Caresse Lip Color in Eve

L'Oreal Paris Shine Caresse Lip Color in Pretty Woman - Swatches & Review
L'Oreal Paris Shine Caresse Lip Color in Pretty Woman

L'Oreal Paris Shine Caresse Lip Color in Pretty Woman - Swatches & Review
L'Oreal Paris Shine Caresse Lip Color in Pretty Woman

One apprehension that I had when I saw how sheer and light they looked on swatching was that how ghastly they would look on my pigmented lips but wonders of wonders, these lip colors after 30 seconds of application darkened a little and opaquely covered my pigmented lips making the color look all even and smoothly applied :)

These lip colors stay on for pretty long as well and leave a very pretty and even (thank God!) stain behind on the lips that looks naturally very alluring and even innocently pretty :) The only con of the product is that after about 4 hours of wear I found my lips going a little dry. But that issue was soon overcome by wearing a lip balm underneath :)

Recommendation
I have nothing to say except that if you don't try them out then you sure are missing out on something amazing!

To know more, visit http://www.lorealparis.co.in/cosmetics/lips/caresse/shine-caresse-bella.aspx

In other news, have you had a chance to check out my new accessories blog?





9 comments:

  1. Hey pretty woman, you look gorgeous with these on! ;-) Btw, are they even slightly sticky/tacky?

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    1. Thank you Rashi :)
      And no I didn't find them sticky or tacky... They are on the other hand very light weight and almost felt like water :)

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  2. I have seen you accessories blog and I think it is really pretty!!

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  3. I like Pretty Woman as an everyday shade. Eve is also beautiful, but very intense. Thanks for the review!

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    1. You are most welcome darling :) and yes Eve can get a little too intense ;)

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  4. i luv these lip stains ........ i have it in the color juliette :)
    Check out Bourjois Rouge Edition Velvet Lipstick Review on my website http://crush-on-beauty.com

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