Archive for January, 2009

Best long lasting mascara

Posted in makeup with tags , , on January 14, 2009 by LPB

Again, Estee Lauder double wear mascara has proven to be the most durable mascara; it appears just as fresh as it was, after 18 hours of wear!

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Smudge free, clump free, feather light yet tenacious in wear, naturally glossy in finish, easy to remove, never leaves lashes brittle…….

Body Shop shea body scrub

Posted in skincare with tags , , , , on January 13, 2009 by LPB

Reveal softer, glowing skin with exfoliating salt grains and organic sugar in a moisturizing, oil-based scrub that has a fresh, classic scent.

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  • shea butter has antioxidant vitamins A and E to help protect and nourish skin.
  • organic soy oil is very rich in essential fatty acids that help to repair skin’s
  • moisture barrier, so skin is smooth and supple.

  • organic sugar and salt grains gently exfoliate skin.

 

I am overwhelmed by the moisturizing power of this scrub; it leaves my skin renewed, soften, smoothen, and most importantly delicately scented.

The fragrance in this mighty scrub develops into an aroma that reminds me of Estee Lauder Sensuous!

Ingredients : Octyl Palmitate (Emollient), Sodium Chloride (Salt) (Viscosity Modifier), Helianthus annuus (Sunflower Seed Oil) (Emollient), Sucrose (Depilatory Agent), Silica (Absorbent), Glycine soja (Soybean Oil) (Emollient/Skin Conditioner), Butyrospermum parkii (Shea Butter) (Emollient), Parfum (Fragrance), Phenoxyethanol (Preservative), Ricinus communis (Castor Oil) (Emollient), Tocopherol (Antioxidant), Linalool (Fragrance Ingredient), Coumarin (Fragrance Ingredient), Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone (Fragrance Ingredient), Limonene (Fragrance Ingredient), Butylphenyl Methylpropional (Fragrance Ingredient), Propylparaben (Preservative), Rosmarinus officinalis (Rosemary Extract) (Natural Additive), Citronellol (Fragrance Ingredient), Citral (Fragrance Ingredient), Geraniol (Fragrance Ingredient), Eugenol (Fragrance Ingredient), CI 77891 (Colour).

Dr Sebagh Supreme Maintenance Youth Serum

Posted in skincare with tags , , on January 11, 2009 by LPB

 

A youth-boosting miracle serum to increase radiance and make you look at least ten years younger!

For Dr Sebagh looking ageless is about smoother, firmer skin, a brighter complexion & an increase in elasticity and tone.

This wonder product promises to do all that and more. It also offers excellent protection against environmental pressures on the skin, fighting the causes of ageing whilst at the same time rejuvenating the complexion for a youthful glow.

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It’s designed for use on the face, neck and decollete and boasts the highest concentration of active ingredients available on the market, a whopping 95%. 

 

Dr Sebagh Supreme Maintenance Youth Serum infuses the skin with the most vital and nourishing ingredients including the famous “Youth Molecule” Resveratrol, Vitamin C, three anti-ageing peptides, Hyaluronic Acid, Mineral Radiance Booster and anti protection film complementing each other in perfect synergy.

Under the silky veil the skin is rejuvenated, its radiance, firmness and elasticity renewed. 

Other benefits of the Supreme Maintenance Youth Serum are :

  • Oil Free, non clogging formula.
  • Improves skin’s softness and smoothness.
  • Improves skin’s radiance, tone and clarity.
  • Improves skin’s tightness and elasticity.
  • Reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
  • Protects Rejuvenates, Hydrates, Firms, Replenishes and Retexturises your skin.

 

I had used this serum for more than a week now, i had fallen in love with it since the 1st application. This ultra nourishing serum  feels feather light, leaves no residue ( yes, it is absorbed instantly ) &  yet manage to keep my skin hydrated & rejuvenated.

 

It’s is the best i had ever had, million years in advance of the rest on the market in terms of formulation, texture & results.

Glamourous Grunge

Posted in fashion with tags , , , , , on January 2, 2009 by LPB

I love grunge look, well, only to elegantly coordinated style that say ” rich, spoiled & trashed “; After all, if we could have glamourous goth, we could have glamourous grunge.

Yellow-and-black silk blend cropped swing jacket with a large floral print. Vera Wang jacket has three-quarter length sleeves, a large collar, side slit pockets and press stud fastenings through the front. 

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Citrus silk organza dress with contrasting black detailing. Nathan Jenden dress has a pleated bust, origami grosgrain folds on shoulder, a vent on back of skirt, a draped organza fold on and a zip fastening on back. 100% silk. 

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Make a bold Pucci statement in these printed silk jersey leggings. Multicolored geometric print silk leggings with elasticated waistband. Emilio Pucci leggings are narrow at the ankle and simply slip on. 100% silk.

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Anthracite stamped leather knee-high pirate boots with a heel that is approximately  3 inches high. Vivienne Westwood Red Label boots have black adjustable buckle fastenings across calf and a rounded toe. 

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Gold large floral pendant with crystal and tonal bead detailing in the center. Roberto Cavalli necklace has a link chain, a lobster clasp to fasten.34136_in_l

Wear this with loose permed long hair and  a modern patchouli based fragrance.

2008 Top 10

Posted in beauty, fragrance, makeup, skincare with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 2, 2009 by LPB

10 new products that make it to my favorite list!

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1) Chanel Eau Premier – classics for the new mellinium

2) Chanel Sycomore – reviving the by gone glamourous

3) Chanel Kaleidoscope – unsurpassed fabulousness

4) Dr Sebagh Supreme Maintenance Youth Serum – skin saver, bank robber

5) Jo Woods Organic EDT – 95% organic, 100% gorgeous

6) Armani Face Fabric – the art of less is more

7) Armani Lip Wax – matt-ximal marvelousness

8) Bobbi Brown Shimmer Wash Eyeshadows – superb shades selection, fabulous finish

9) Estee Lauder Double Wear Light Foundation – 1/2 weight, 2x in perfection

10) Estee Lauder Ultimate Youth Cream – innovative, indispensible