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Beauty Boxes: Lux Box: Lux Box April Box Review

The Beauty Box that we were waiting has just landed to my door step.  I am very happy to announce that the products inside the box are quite surprising

Let’s see what have we got in the box? . 

It is light lilac, the dimension are , it’s just a bit smaller than She Said Beauty Box but bigger than Jolie Box…

Let’s see What’s inside the box.

We have full size Stem Cream £12.45 and It is a limited edition tin. (Ambiguie by Mako Kikaw)
We have Eldora Vintage Lashes D 166 £3.90
We have Balance Me Wonder Eye Cream 10 ml It comes in 2 sizes 10 ml & 15 ml (10 ml £14) (15ml £20)
This is another full size product.
We have BM Beauty Loose Eye Shadow Samples 1gr (from the Story Book Collection (Original Size 2gr in a 9ml jar £7))
I got Her Majesty & Aquatic Galaxy.
Also We got Moa The Green Balm sample ( there is no info about the weight as far as I can see but Original Size is 50ml & 15ml)

It costs £10 to subscribe to LuxBox http://www.luxbox.co.uk/

OK If we consider the products worth around £40 £45, and the box costs only £10

I think it's a pretty good deal.

Now Let’s Jump to the photos Smile

Eldora Natural Vintage Lashes D116 £3.90


This month Boudoir Lashes is offering 50% off  Quote LUXBL 12 when booking
Also they are offering £5 on orders £15 or over.
I am not good at wearing false lashes but once or twice year I wear false lashes.


Mia The Green Balm

I was just murmuring to my self that this so small where / what can I use it for ?But than I read the booklet and I see that I can use it on bites, eczema, itchy, dry skin, I have an allergic skin and my body gives reactions to lots of things that I can not figure out, like I wake up with bites on my body whether it is freezing cold or hot. When  I am angry or frustrated I notice lots of spots on my body, than I can not resist itching my skin and than I spread them to my whole body, right let’s cut it short, Today is one of those days that I have bites and reactions on my body and I decided to use a bit of Green Balm on my knee, and I stopped scratching and itching that area and now it is getting smaller.
Receive  20% off on your next purchase www.thegreebalm.com use LOVEMOA20

BalanceMe Wonder Eye Cream 10ML £14

They are offering £3off  enter the code luxboxmay

SteamCream Ambigue by Mako Kikkaw £12.45

As you all know I like Steam Cream and I can not say no to a new Steam Cream, Remember I had a review on Steam Cream early this year.
Receive 20 % off on your next purchase enter the code LUX20

BM Beauty Eye Shadow Your Majesty & Aquatic Galaxy 1gr

The Original size is 2gr in a 9ml jar.
They might be 1gr but the jar was full, If  I go to MAC and ask some pigment samples, they will not fill the jar.  Her Majesty is very close to MAC PINK APRICOT Pigment.

Receive %20 of @ BMBeauty use the code LUXBOX20

Actually If I compare it with the beauty boxes I received for the last 4 months, this box is just like heaven for me, at least there are products that I can use.
I have nothing to complain, the smallest product we received in the box is the Green Balm.

I will make a comparison post for all of you to see the difference between the other boxes I received in the past and the one I will be receiving this month.

So Did you receive your Box and what do you think?

I have received this box for Review Purposes, you are reading my honest opinions as always

Flormar Neon NO14 Nail Polish Swatches


Sleek MakeUP Ultra Matte i-Divine Palettes Brights & Darks

Kent Brushes

June sees the launch of a new 12-piece brush collection from British brand Kent Brushes. Made using the highest quality materials, the line consists of brushes for eyes, face and lips, which all come with their own travel cases, complete with make-up tips and usage advice. To mark the launch, Kent Brushes has gained insider information from celebrity make-up artist Christian Vermaak, who gives his tips on using the brushes for perfect application. The full range is available online as well as at John Lewis, Selfridges, Harrods and Fortnum & Mason.

Immortal Mine

Immortal Mine is the new fragrance inspired by nineteenth century vampire novel Clarimonde. The scent contains rare vintage ouds and ambers, subtle essences of smoke, touches of unknown incense and drops of night blooming flowers. Immortal Mine is presented in a hand blown Bohemian crystal bottle with hand-laid filigree. Stockists include indiescents.com and Gothic Renaissance in NYC.


Rouge Bunny Rouge Nest of Plenty Collection

With a sense of nostalgia and finest grace we introduce “Nest of Plenty”, a look with emphasis on a light smoky eye. Pale lilac and blue-grey tones are complemented with a touch of blush for the cheeks to add definition; a soft nude complexion and pale lips make the look wearable throughout the day.
With the “Nest of Plenty” look we also reveal our refillable pallet concept with a Duo and Trio Eye Shadow Keeper. Alongside the Keepers we offer six new shades and three bestselling colours in RBR’s beloved Long-lasting Eye Shadow texture.


Laura Mercier Sheer Bold Tres Chic Collection

Alvarez Gomez Agua de Colonia



Capping one hundred years of success in its native Spain, 2012 belongs to Agua de Colonia. Still blended by hand in
Madrid, Alvarez Gomez 'intense signature scent is – just like its homeland – bold, brightand dynamic. This light, fresh
creation is one of the industry’s few originals and so it’s hardly surprising that it remains Spain’s most popular home produced cologne to this day. A fragrance as vivid as its canary-yellow packaging, Agua de Colonia’s formulation remains impressively unchanged since its conception one hundred years ago. Infusing tart-lemon primary notes with Geranium, Eucalyptus and Spanish Lavender, this handsome, uplifting, Mediterranean cologne also combines citrus boldness with secondary notes of Rosemary, English Lavender and Bergamot for a crisp, European sensibility. With its rich heritage and timeless appeal, Agua de Colonia is already causing a stir in the USA
and Japan having only recently been introduced to foreign markets for the first time. Its success overseas is set to continue as it extends its reach across the UK in this its centenary year. Every month more discerning stockists are discovering for themselves just what makes
this iconic scent, and accompanying bath and body products, so popular.




History of Eau de Cologne


As being a Mediterranean girl colognes takes a big role in my life, I can say  it’s like something I can not live without,

Colognes' are usually citrusy but you can find different versions as well, like lavender, orange blossom, bergamot, Rose and Tobacco

Just a little info for you before I start to give you information about this specific Alvarez Gomez’s Colognes'

Colonge is a toiletry perfume style that originated from Cologne, Germany. It is nowadays a generic term for scented formulations in typical concentration of 2-5% essentials oils.However as of today cologne is a blend of extracts, alcohol, and water

The original Eau de Cologne is a spirit-citrus perfume launched in Cologne by an Italian Pharmacist Johann Maria Farina, and he named his new fragrance Eau de Cologne

Unlike today’s cosmetic purposes they used it in medical purposes at those times. because of the mixture, they used it to treat digestive system diseases, people use to mixed it  with wine or just  few drops to sugar , it is also mainly used on faints , it is also used as an  Antiseptic mouth, wash,  ( let me tell you it is perfect for tooth aches) also used  for cleaning wounds, muscle and joint pain solution was a great friction. they also say that Cologne have therapeutic properties.


If you are interested just let me know, on my next posts, I will mention about how to make your own colognes’ at home Smile



CATRICE Coolibri Collection


Fantastic and full of color – it beats its small, powerful wings enthusiastically and hovers above the blossoms of gorgeous exotic flowers: the coolibri, a tiny hummingbird with bright, colorful feathers from the depths of the Amazon. Its mysterious home and breathtaking blaze of color offer the inspiration for the contrasting and fashionable colors of the 2012 summer season catwalk looks with intensive, bright color blocking – and is reflected in the Limited Edition “Coolibri” by CATRICE. In June and July 2012, sunny yellow and rich green shades, cool turquoise blue, warm orange-red and fresh pink whisk you away to the iridescent world of Amazon colors. Strong colors in stark contrast to soft textures – your eyes and nails are sure to be ultimate eye-catchers emphasized by soft, subtle lips. The ideal make-up for summertime – fascinating, light and radiantly beautiful!


Paul & Joe Self Select Eye Color Collection Summer 2012


Givenchy Acoustic Colors Collection


Essence Ready For Boarding Collection

London, Rome, New York, Rio de Janeiro –summertime is travel season! Whether you’re going on a last-minute trip in Europe or travelling to far-away countries or even around the world: with the new essence trend edition “ready for boarding”, you can welcome that yearning desire to travel in June and July 2012. These practical little travel products simply have to come along, no matter how full your suitcase is! So go pack those bags, head through the security check and get ready for take-off!



Dolce Gabbana Monica Lipstick Collection

Estee Lauder Pure Color Blush Custom Collection by Tom Pecheux


Estee Lauder New Pure Color Gloss Sequin Finish


Bright lips are fun and bold. The extremely metallic lacquered gloss feels like a two-in-one, creating saturated color for high-impact lips that make a big impression. - Tom Pecheux, Creative Makeup Director, Estee Lauder

Estée Lauder introduces a new dimension of lipcolor with a limited edition high-intensity lacquered sequins-shine finish, Pure Color Gloss. A hybrid texture, high-impact shine and brilliant color set the stage for a modern, sultry look that exudes confidence and attitude. New lacquered formula saturates lips with vibrant color for unbeatable glossy coverage, while luminous pearls create infinite depths of crystal reflections for a dazzling shine. Experience a seriously seductive lip color with sensational dimension in six new limited edition shades by Estée Lauder.

Urban Decay Build Your Own Palette

On the 1st May 2012 a new generation of palette is revealed, simply named Urban Decay ‘build your own palette’! Not only does this new palette have all the same, maybe even better qualities than both the Naked Palette and Naked Palette 2 combined but the ‘build your own palette’ is doing something unheard off, it is allowing you to release your creative flair and make your very own palette filled with the colours that you want and need in your life.
With the purchase of this gorgeous palette you will receive an eyeshadow brush, the palette which is fitted with a full sized mirror within the lid and one eyeshadow ‘Walk of Shame’, all for a bargain £14!

Estee Lauder Two Tone Collection for Eyes


For a truly modern, fashion-inspired, enhanced eye-opening look, pair this innovative mascara with Estée Lauder’s New, Limited Edition Double Wear Stay-in-Place Dual-Ended Eye Pencil Duos and eye-brightening, Limited Edition Pure Color Eyeshadows, all part of Estée Lauder Two Tone Collection for eyes.

Now, renowned makeup artist and Estée Lauder Creative Makeup Director, Tom Pecheux, inspires a breakthrough new mascara based on his secret backstage technique for a beautiful, wide-eyed look. A worldwide first, NEW Sumptuous Two Tone Eye-Opening Mascara brings a dual approach to your lashes, combining two contrasting shades and two distinct brushes for instantly lifted, beautiful eyes. Boldly dress your upper lashes in rich black and define your lower fringe with a more subtle hue for an intense eye-brightening effect


American Apparel The Valley Nail Polish Swatches

Shu Uemura Natural Brush 27 Review

Shu Uemura Natural Brush 27 Review

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