Little Black Dress Perfume and Roll-On Deodorant  by Avon- review

Little Black Dress by Avon

ABOUT THE PRODUCT :

Complete your outfit with a show-stopping fragrance. Our Little Black Dress Eau de Parfum is a delicate blend of exotic garden notes. This fragrance is a timeless accessory and a finishing touch to any outfit.

• Size: 30ml
• Top note: Honeysuckle
• Middle note: Ylang-ylang
• Base note: Milkwood

MY THOUGHTS :

PACKAGING

I got the 30 ml bottle, so it’s different from the “big” bottle. It came in a cute cardboard box without the plastic wrap(didn’t like that). It’s made from sturdy glass with a plastic cap. Avon has two types of bottles for their 30 ml fragrances, and I can say this type I’m enjoying much more. It’s easier to bring with you.

QUALITY AND SCENT

This is truly a “little black dress” kind of scent! Like…it’s so universal, perfect for every day and any occasion. It’s not too sweet or too strong and can say many people will like it. Was it my favorite? Not really, but I do like it. The quality is great, and it stays on for 4 h straight on your skin.

OVERALL

I got this scent for under 4 euros and that’s an amazing deal! The quality is great and it would make a cute gift for someone(maybe like a Mother’s day gift). Overall I would totally recommend this perfume.

PROS  
  • long-lasting
  • great for everyday use
  • Affordable
  • you can get 30 ml, 50 m, or 100 ml
  • Great gift idea
  • Travel friendly
CONS
  • You can’t buy it in a store, just from a representative

Avon Little Black Dress Roll-On Deodorant for Women

ABOUT THE PRODUCT :

Avon Little Black Dress Roll-On Deodorant  for Women

All of your products in beautiful harmony. Avon Little Black Dress deodorant has the same gorgeous aroma as your fragrance so that they can form a perfect couple.

Characteristics:

  • pair with the fragrance for a wonderful gift
  • enhances the intensity of the fragrance from the same line
  • leaves a long-term feeling of freshness
  • protects against unpleasant odours
  • provides effective protection against perspiration

How to use:
Apply to clean, dry skin under the arms. Repeat at any time during the day

MY THOUGHTS :

I don’t have a lot to say , so I will be very brief. It has the same scent as the perfume, so I thought it was a great add-on to my purchase. Does it do the job?YES! And you smell very nice almost all day. Overall I liked it, but keep in mind…It leaves white marks.

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FOCALLURE Invisible Finish Loose Setting Powder- review

About the Product :

A revolutionary perfecting powder that dramatically minimizes the signs of aging.  Twist the top of the innovative packaging to shave off just the right amount – you’ll never need to worry about the messiness of loose powders or that over-powdered, cakey look again. Wear alone or over foundation as a finishing powder. Oil-free.

Features: -Silky smooth application leaves your face looking healthy and radiant all day. – Create a flawless finish – Absorbs oil – Minimizes pores and fine lines – Light-refracting pearls float over skin, giving you a radiant, airbrushed look.

How to: Apply with a powder brush or puff over foundation or directly to the face after moisturizing for a sheer, matte finish.

Ingredients: Talc, Glyceryl Ethylhexanoate/Stearate/Adipate, Nylon-12, Lauroyl Lysine, Cetearyl Ethylhexanoate, Octyldodecyl Stearoyl Stearate, Dimethicone, Isopropyl Myristate, Polyacrylamide, Sorbitan Stearate, Zea Mays (Corn) Starch, C13-14 Isoparaffin, Silica, Magnesium Aluminum Silicate, Laureth-7, Imidazolidinyl Urea, Sodium Dehydroacetate, Methylparaben, Ethylparaben, Propylparaben, Butylparaben. +/-May Contain: Mica (CI 77019), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), Red 7 (CI 15850), Ultramarines (CI 77007), Yellow 6 Lake (CI 15985), Yellow 5 Lake (CI 19140).

Official Focallure Aliexpress store: You can find this powder here 

My thoughts :

PACKAGING

It came in a brand box with a seal, so you know it’s new and not opened before. It had the sticker with the scratch code of authenticity (just like mascara had). The “jar” is made from very sturdy plastic and the puff is of great quality. So I’m happy with the packaging.

 

QUALITY AND HOW IT APPLIES

I got the color 01 Ivory(Fa-15) and it’s perfect for my pale nordic skin. It’s a very light powder that really is perfect for oily skin, it keeps you matt ALL DAY. But…if you have some dry spots, it’s not for you it will not look good(trust me). I apply it with my powder brush from Aliexpress, but you can totally use the puff (I sometimes do it, when I’m at my boyfriend’s house and have forgotten the brush).

Overall I love this powder and have tried the 02 Natural color some years ago, at that time it was too dark for me, but I loved the texture…and I can say it’s still the same great quality. Can’t wait to try more stuff from this brand(I’m slowly getting obsessed)

PROS  
  • long-lasting
  • Perfect for oily skin
  • Affordable
  • Great gift idea
  • Travel friendly
CONS
  • it can “wash” you out
  • Not good for dry skin

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FOCALLURE 2 IN 1 Waterproof Mascara and Primer – review(well…more like a first expression)

About the Product :

Mascara & Fiber eyelash primer 2 in 1 – Classic spiral head, the brush head gaps will be full with microfiber that will help you to create a separate not cross eyelash effect easily. – Very fine eyelash primer is rich in fiber, which can be evenly attached to each eyelash, helping to achieve the most natural and long eyelash makeup effect. -3X lengthen eyelashes – The formula is 100% waterproof and sweat proof.

Ingredients:AQUA、ACRYLATESCOPOLYMER、GLYCERIN、PROPYLENEGLYCOL、 COPERNICIACERIFERAWAX、SYNTHETICCANDELILLAWAX、GLYCERYLSTEARATE、 SYNTHETICJAPANWAX、STEARICACID、CERAMICROCRISTALLINA、BEESWAX、 SILICA、POLYSORBATE80、POLYVINYLALCOHOL.ALUMINAMAGNESIUM METASILICATE、XANTHANGUM、TRIETHANOLAMINE、METHYLPARABEN、PROPYL PARABEN、PHENOXYETHANOL、PARFUM、NylonFiber、CI77266

You can Find this product here :Aliexpress

My thoughts :

PACKAGING

The mascara came in a beautiful sealed box with all the ingrediant list and information. The actual mascara tube is made from very sturdy plastic.I really like that the parts Lashprimer and Mascara are labeled.

On the box you can find a QR code and scratch number to make sure your product is original . Such a great idea and truly ,mine was original!And of course the “best before” is a good thing too.

QUALITY AND HOW IT APPLIES

The first you put on Primer. I do around 3/4 coats of it on my lashes. It has little fibers in it ,and they do get into your eyes. It’s not the most pleasant experience,but it’s nothing critical.

After it, we get to the mascara. The want looks pretty average, but the way it’s curved…that’s something new. It’s slightly angled, so you can really get into the corners of your eyes.

What can I say about the application…it’s easy but time-consuming. It’s not bam and ready. You truly need like 5 min just for the mascara(and even more if you are using the primer), and in the mornings sometimes it’s not an option. Another not the greatest thing…it’s messy. But, it’s truly waterproof…like you can go swimming with it and it’s still in your eyes! And it tear-proof(I tested it a few times…don”t ask)

PROS  
  • long-lasting
  • Waterproof
  • Affordable
  • Great gift idea
  • Travel friendly
CONS
  • It’s messy

Overall I really like it and liked it!It’s such a great mascara for summer.

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Aliexpress Haul “everything under 5 euros”

Hello, My Darlings! How are you all doing? Finally, my orders from Aliexpress are coming in, most of those are Holiday gifts for my friends and family. If you don’t know AliExpress is a popular online store for buying products at much cheaper prices than Amazon and other similar services. Everything is under 5 euros, so very affordable!

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Let’s dive into the goodies!

VPB S32 earphones

The best cheap earphones I have ever got! This is my second order from this particular store, so I have already tested those earphones and I can say…those are heavy-duty(I’m not gentle with my earphones, so I change them regularly), and the sound is pretty good. In this order, I got one pair for myself as a backup and one for my brother as a stocking stuffer. The shipping was super fast too, A little over a week to Latvia.

Men’s Autumn Summer Socks 

Another stocking stuffer for my brother. I know it wasn’t intentional, but the little color stripe looks like a Latvian flag. That’s the main reason why I got this pair, and the price was amazing(around 0.80 euro). Quality is pretty good, definitely stretchy cotton. Would recommend!

Cotton Christmas Socks

Aren’t those cute?! Super affordable and super cute. To be honest, I got the cheaper Santa socks, but they send me those …I’m not mad about it. Shipping was fast, the quality is okay. I paid 0.56 euro.

925 Sterling Silver Leaves Long Tassels Earrings

This is a gift for my mom. She loves silver jewelry, and those looked like something she will enjoy. It was an 11.11 deal and I paid around 1.33 euro I think. The quality is amazing and it came with a pouch and a cloth to polish earrings. Very happy with the purchase. The shipping was a little over two weeks to Latvia from China.

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Beauty Glazed “Uranus” palette review

ABOUT THE PRODUCT

These shadows are extremely soft 9 colors beautiful glitter colors that will go with any skin tone and brighten up any look.

  • Tonal and inspiration from the catwalk, gorgeous high saturated color eye makeup change color
  • Exquisite opaque,paste, smooth easy away,easily highlight stereo eye level,at the beginning of lasting shine like makeup

My review of the Lemon palette by Beauty Glaze

Beauty Glazed Official Aliexpress store

Packaging

It’s nice, sturdy, sleek and really pretty! It has a magnetic closure and that’s amazing. It’s cardboard box,very generic in that sense

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Texture and Quality

The matt shades are decent, but the shimmery ones are the bomb! This palette has the same problem the “Lemon” one has, the shimmery shades don’t work well with synthetic brushes, use your fingers for the best color payoff. I don’t use an eyeshadow primer, and those shadows stay on for 10 h straight,but…the downside the blue shades do stain.

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Swatches

There are 3 matt shades and 6 shimmery ones! Here are swatches without a primer and put on with a finger.

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OVERALL

 Pros  

  • Great quality
  • Easy to blend
  • Cheap
  • Travel-friendly
  • No scent

Cons

  • A little bit powdery
  • Can’t get it in the drugstore

 

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Jade Roller from Aliexpress: Is it any good?!-Review

About The Product

Description :

Material: Natural Jade
Color: Green
Size: Beauty bar 14.5*5.5*2.2cm, scraping board 7*4.5*0.3cm
Weight: 108G

Features:

100% Brand New and High Quality !
The Jade Roller is used to promote blood circulation and metabolism of skin surface, and promote skin elasticity.
Material: Natural jade.
Perfect For Using On Your Face And Body.
Good To Relax Your Muscle And Feel More Tight,Body Slimming.

Note:

Please note that as this is natural Jade all rollers will be slightly different in colour.

My thoughts

Quality

5/5 stars

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I’m impressed! The Jade Roller is all made from “jade”(the roller part and the handle),I don’t know if that’s real Jade but feels really sturdy. It’s a pretty heavy product and that’s amazing. The “spiky” part is much more gentle on the skin than I anticipated and the “smooth” part is really nice on the skin. I like the “gold” details

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Does it work?

For me personally?No! But for my Mom?! She loved it!I tried it for a week ,every morning and I will be honest…it was painful. It felt like I was massaging my bones not skin. My Mom on the other hand loves it! She said it felt very relaxing and helped with under-eye bags. So it’s not for everyone.

Would I recommend?

It’s pretty cheap ,so why not ? Yes,it’s not for everyone ,but it’s still an interesting product to try.

You can find this Jade Roller here

 

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I got some new Stuff- Avon “Skin and Body care” Haul

Hello, My Darlings! And Hey if you are new here, it’s so nice to see you! Today I want to talk about some goodies I got from Avon. I didn’t really plan to get anything this month, but me being sick for 2 weeks and the catalog just sitting on the table…well I made an order(yes, I have no self-control when it comes to pretty cosmetic bottles). So I paid for all of those goodies around 20 euros, cheaper than our drugstores (We Love Saving Money) . Let’s dive into the Haul!

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Naturals skincare Hydrating “Aloe & Cotton” face cream and Naturals skincare Hydrating “Aloe & Cotton” face mask

Why I got it – I got those both for my mom. She has dry skin and this sounded like something she would enjoy. The face cream and mask has a very nice light aloe scent(you know, THAT scent). Isn’t greasy.

 

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Naturals hair care Full Volume Shampoo (raspberry & hibiscus)

Why I got it – This is a HUGE bottle(and I love it)! The price was decent (3,88 euro for 700 ml bottle) so I decided to get it. I already tried it, and I can say I like it. It does give you volume, but not over the top one. Now I want to try more of those shampoos.

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Simply delicate Calming fragrance-free Feminine wash 

Why I got it – I needed one, and this was at a very good discount(originally around 3 euros, I got it for 1.40 euro). I liked it,does the job . Overall a good product!

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Senses Infusions Collection zen Mandarin & Jasmin shower gel and

Senses 2-in-1 for men Energising amber & cedarwood hair and body wash 

Why I got it –  This was a set deal (2 for 2.99 euro). You can never have too many shower gels in my opinion. Both of them has an amazing scent, and the quality of the actual product is great(I really love Avon’s shower gel formula)

 

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Naturals Body care black Cherry & Nutmeg shower gel

Why I got it -Another Shower gel! I got this as a gift for buying over 19 euros on Avon’s online store. Can say I will definitely get another one after using this one up.

 

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French Lilac BubbleBath

Why I got it – This smells like unicorns, rainbows and my childhood. We had 2 big french lilac bushes around my house when I was growing up and the smell always made excited for spring. I will definitely buy some more.

 

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Cherish Roll-on deodorant

Why I got it – My deodorant was running out, and I needed a new one. I decided to get this one because I have never tried Avon’s perfumed deodorants and the price was good(around 2 euros). And I can say…the scent is phenomenal! It’s so fresh, but very feminine at the same time. LOve LOve love it!

 

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Nourishing with cocoa butter Hand cream for dry to extra dry skin

Why I got it – This I got as a gift for my best friends(Alina and Agness). We have this tradition , we get each other little gifts for the international women’s day and those looked so cute. So I got them those hand creams. I really hope they will love.

 

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Valentine’s day #OOTD ideas

Photo by Lucrezia Carnelos on Unsplash

Hello, My Darlings! Are you ready for Valentine’s day? I’m soo ready to eat all the candy… I still haven’t anything planned for the actual day, but I thought it would be fun to do some outfit appropriate for a date night or a girl’s night out. Hope you find those outfit inspirational!Let’s dive into it!

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“Pink Dream”

This look was inspired by the Pink dress, I saw it and understood it’s the perfect dress for Valentine’s day. It can be casual or dressed up, whatever the occasion this dress can work. I made this look to be very romantic, but comfortable. I love those earrings, so simple but at the same time classy. Great look for a casual date or a late brunch.

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Pink Polkadot midi dress 

 Heart earrings

Black Pump Shoes

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My mood is “Red”

I found this top and was in love right away. Isn’t it pretty?! Pared with those interesting shoes, black high waisted jeans or leggings, and red lips are the perfect look for a night out with your significant other or your best friends.

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Red to Black Gradient shoes 

LOVE&LEMONADE Sexy Red Bandeau 

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“Green with Envy”

Isn’t this dress so cute?! I love the color of it and while making this #ootd, I remembered the perfume “Gabriella” by Chanel. It’s such a strong but at the same time feminine scent. That’s why I tried making this look more feminine but at the same time “strong” and confident.

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Green Satin dress

Baby girl Neckless 

Platform Peep Toe high heels 

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First Impression – Avon “Far Away” Perfume

Polish_20191228_153806053About the Perfume:

Escape to a Far Away land with an exotic perfume of luminous freesia, enticing jasmine and vanilla musk. 50ml.

Far Away by Avon is an Oriental Floral fragrance for womenFar Away was launched in 1994Top notes are karo karoundeylangylangorangecoconut, and peachmiddle notes are jasmineosmanthusrosevioletgardenia, and freesiabase notes are vanillasandalwood, musk, and amber.

How to use me:

Embrace the infusion of dreamy floriental scents embodied in our iconic, bestselling perfume. Pair it with the matching body lotion to make the fragrance last even longer.

MY THOUGHTS 

I got this perfume as a Christmas gift.

I  used it for 2 days to get my “first impression”

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Packaging

4 stars

I really liked the packaging! The box was sealed in a plastic wrapping, I really appreciate stuff like that. The bottle has an interesting form and the black “brush” on it makes it extra fancy. This would make a great gift.

 

Quality and Scent

4 stars

The quality of the bottle and the actual perfume is much better than I anticipated. The perfume has a pretty good staying power on the skin (3h-4h), stays on the clothes a little bit longer than on the skin. The scent of the perfume ..the best way to describe it is “Spicy but sweet oriental scent”. Some said it’s similar to the Chanel no.5 just cheaper, but I would disagree. I hate Chanel no.5 with a passion and this perfume is nothing like it, it’s much sweeter than the Chanel one.

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Overall

Pros  

  • Affordable price( I got it for 16 euros- 2 bottles of far away and far away rebel perfume)
  • Long-Lasting
  • Cute bottle
  • Makes a great gift
  • It’s a “vintage” scent

Cons

  • You can only get it just from an Avon distributor
  • The scent is not universal,so many people will not like it

 

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New Year Outfit Ideas(Aliexpress Inspired)

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Hello, My Darlings nad Hey If You are new here!It’s so nice to see you on my blog. Can you imagine next month is 2020?! This year was a rollercoaster of emotions, the first time my job made me have panic attacks, I had lots of personal growth and my heart was broken more than once . In simple words, 2019 was not what I imagined, but I’m thankful that those things happened because now I can clearly see where I want to be in the future. I really hope 2020 will bring many blessings! But now let’s talk about fashion. For me, the New Year celebrations are more relaxed than most of my friends, so my #OOTD’s are not as “fancy”.I hope you will find the Inspiration for the “ideal” outfit for the New Year!

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Celebrating New Year the “Cozy” way!

This is something I would totally wear on the New Years’ eve.  It’s comfy(so you can eat all of the yummy food) but still, feel festive. I’m in love with sweater dresses right now, because they are easy to style, are warm and look cute with anything.

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Simplee Geometric print knitted dress

SEXYSHEEP 4/8 pairs 3D Mink Lashes 

Big Heart Drop Earrings

Party like it’s the roaring 20s!

This is something I think a lot about. Why not celebrate the 20s…with a 20s inspired party? Or at least a 20s outfit . This beautiful flapper-inspired dress would look so cute on the New Year celebration party. I really love this dress and am thinking of getting it. Leave me a comment if you would be interested in a review of this dress!

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1920s Sequin Beaded Tassels Hem Flapper Dress

Gold High Heels Shoes 

Cute and Affordable!

Gold accents are always a good idea for a New Year outfit! This simple, but still interesting dress would look amazing on almost any body type. And to dance the whole night those cute flats are a must!

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Simplee Turtleneck knitted dress

Pointy Toe Flat Heel Sandals

Moon and Star Adjustable 925 Sterling Silver Ring

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