What’s In My November 2013 Vellvette Bag?

By Aishwarya Kaushal, Sunday, 1st December 2013

Hello everyone!

My Vellvette bag usually arrives around the 26th. It came on the 30th this time!

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But this time, it was worth the wait! 😀

The bag is adorable! Its black and pink! These bags are so useful for travelling.

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The theme this month was Band Baaja Beauty due to the blooming wedding season!

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Here is what I got :

1. Votre Pore Shrink Toner

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I have oily skin so this product might be good. I am excited to try it. I must admit I get very lazy with toners but shrunken pores will be a lucrative result! :-P. Plus, it is a very generous size sample so I will be able to tell if I like it enough to purchase the full size.

 2. MUA Power Pout Color Intense Lip Tint And Balm – Irreplaceable

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Lip crayons are so popular right now! They’re really comfortable to wear and I am so happy with the color I got!

I didn’t get a card for this product.

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MUA is a UK based brand. So, it is really nice that we get to try these international brands through Vellvette.

I am sure it is cheaper in the UK but the MRP on this is Rs. 1050/- so you immediately recuperate the amount that you pay for the bag! 🙂

3. Clinique Even Better Foundation – 05 Neutral ( MF )

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I have heard so many good things about this foundation. I am so glad Vellvette sent me something from a relatively high end brand this time.

I am excited to try this foundation especially now that my skin is drier in winters. They didn’t just send one tiny sachet, there are 4! That is a very good sample size for a foundation considering each sachet will last me about 2 uses.

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Another wonderful thing is that Vellvette matched the foundation to my skin tone PERFECTLY. It is not a tinge darker or lighter! I am highly impressed!

4. Anna Andre Extreme Elegance Matte Foundation – 30000

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I had ordered this foundation off their website and received it separately. I am very glad I did because I loved it when I used it. It is a very natural looking foundation and has a beautiful semi matte finish! 😀

5. Mary Kay Pencils

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These are extremely tiny and single use samples.

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Top To Bottom :

Eyeliner in Black / Noir

Eyeliner in Steely / Metallise

Lip Liner in Soft Blush / Rose Doux

Even though they’re little single use samples, I can tell that they’re budge proof! I rubbed and rubbed my hand and these didn’t move. It makes me want to purchase the full size because it is very hard to find budge proof eye and lip liners.

I am so happy with this month’s Vellvette bag! They probably read my complaints in the previous post! 😛

Also, I am mega glad that I got more makeup products this month! Well done Vellvette!

Here is what I got overall :

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I hope you enjoyed reading.

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You can subscribe to the Vellvette Bag here :  http://www.vellvette.com/

Cost :

– Rs. 499/- for a one-time box

– Rs. 1,099/- for a 3 month subscription

– Rs. 1,999/- for a half yearly subscription

– Rs. 3,599/- for an annual subscription.

Other Interesting Posts :

My Experience With Acrylic Nails HERE

A Little Trouser Haul HERE

Oily Skin? Read helpful tips HERE

Frizzy Hair? Read helpful tips HERE

How To Smell Amazing All Day! HERE

Huge Sarojini Nagar Haul! HERE

What’s In My Bag? Read HERE

Quick DIYs For Beautiful Skin! HERE

What Is Your Acne Trying To Tell You? HERE

Thank you very much for reading! :-)

For any other query, feel free to write to me at queriesforaishwarya@gmail.com

What’s In My October 2013 Vellvette Box/Bag!

By Aishwarya Kaushal, Friday, 25th October 2013

Hello everyone!

The Vellvette Bag is BLUE this month!

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Here is a peek inside :

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This month’s theme for the Vellvette Bag was KISS. ( Keep It Simple, Sexy)

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Here is what I got :

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1. VANTIV Moisturizing Shampoo + Refreshing Lemon Shower Gel 

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It feels like they put in an effort to personalize the bag this time. My hair is very dry and I am quite pleased to receive a moisturizing shampoo. My friend, who has normal hair, received an energizing version.

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This smells strongly of lemons, almost like the lemon hard candy we used to eat as children, which I personally find refreshing but it may not be everyone’s cup pf tea. However, I would’ve preferred to receive the Cool Water version like some of the other subscribers did!

Both these products are full size and cost Rs. 187/- and Rs. 214/- respectively.

2. Florelle Wet And Dry Blush – Marmorized

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Here is a closer look :

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Quick swatches :

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It gives a beautiful sheen to the cheeks. I have only used it dry and was happy with the results. It is a plumy pink shade that is wonderful for the Autumn/Winter time. I like that it doesn’t have chunky glitter and can be worn easily during the day.

It is a full size product and costs Rs. 750/-

3. Brocato Actives Restorative Hair Infusion Serum

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I am excited to try this product as I have damaged hair after chemical treatments and coloring them for years!

This is a deluxe sample size product and costs Rs. 375/- for 7 ml. Full size is 25 ml and retails for Rs. 1275/-

I am satisfied with this month’s bag. The blush is beautifully pigmented unlike the eye shadows we received last month! The bag is personalized to my needs which is a pleasant relief.

My subscription expires this month so I also received a renewal offer to get 10% off when I book a new one. I am happy with this month’s box but I wonder when Vellvette will start sending products from brands like Dior, Clinique, Lush, Kerastase, Caudalie, Clarins, Shiseido, Lancome etc because it shows all these products on the website.  I am going to renew my subscription in the hopes of being sent products from luxury brands so I can try them out before spending a ton of money on them. This is what beauty subscription boxes are supposed to do. When I look at international beauty boxes like Ipsy and Birchbox, they provide 5-6 items per bag for $10 that are great value, I feel like Vellvette is probably not doing enough. Maybe, it needs more competition and we need more such beauty or fashion subscription services in India!

I also have a coupon to give any one of you Rs. 100/- off of your first bag. Please email me at queriesforaishwarya@gmail.com if you are interested. I will send it to the first person who emails me.

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Here is what I got overall :

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I hope you enjoyed reading.

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What’s In My September 2013 Vellvette Bag?

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You can subscribe to the Vellvette Box/Bag here :  http://www.vellvette.com/

Cost :

– Rs. 499/- for a one-time box

– Rs. 1,099/- for a 3 month subscription

– Rs. 1,999/- for a half yearly subscription

– Rs. 3,599/- for an annual subscription.

Other Interesting Posts :

My Experience With Acrylic Nails HERE

A Little Trouser Haul HERE

Oily Skin? Read helpful tips HERE

Frizzy Hair? Read helpful tips HERE

How To Smell Amazing All Day! HERE

Huge Sarojini Nagar Haul! HERE

What’s In My Bag? Read HERE

Quick DIYs For Beautiful Skin! HERE

What Is Your Acne Trying To Tell You? HERE

Thank you very much for reading! 🙂

For any other query, feel free to write to me at queriesforaishwarya@gmail.com