What’s In My July 2014 Fab Bag?

By Aishwarya Kaushal, Sunday, 3rd August 2014

Hello everyone!

My Fab Bag subscription ended in May but I was so fed up of receiving vivel, cetaphil and body washes that I didn’t want to renew. So, I skipped on the June Fab Bag. After reading some raves about the July Bag I decided to renew my subscription.

This is what the bag looks like :

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The theme this month was “Double Trouble”!

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Here is what I received this month :

1. Iraya Wheatgerm Facial Massage Creme

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I’m only 22 and I don’t really believe in facials unless you’re 30. So, this is a waste product for me. I might give it to someone or use it as a body moisturizer. This would’ve been a great product for someone over 30.

2. BioBloom Hair Strengthening Oil + Cleanser Kit

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I would like to try the oil but the shampoo has a very pungent Ginger/Herb scent. I’m not sure if I want that kind of scent in my hair!

3. Deborah Milano II Rossetto Lipstick – 516 + Lipliner – 07

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I wonder when FabBag will stop sending me frosted lipsticks. I have received three frosted lipsticks now including this and I don’t wear frosted lipstick. What a shame! I’ll have to give it to someone too. The lip liner is lovely though. I wish they had sent only a full sized lip liner instead.

4. Free Sample – Vivel Cell Renew Deep Smoothing Body Lotion.

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Since this is a bonus product, I’m not going to complain too much but this is the second time we have received the same lotion and Vivel! Really? Vivel!

Anyway, here is what I got overall :

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This was an unfortunate bag for me. Had I been someone who is over 30 and enjoys facials or wears frosted lipstick, I would’ve been ecstatic but sadly, I am not. They really should pay attention to their consumer’s needs and preferences. Especially when they have all the information required because we fill a quiz.

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You can subscribe to FabBag here :  http://www.fabbag.com/

Cost :

– Rs. 599/- for a one-time box

– Rs. 1,499/- for a 3 month subscription

– Rs. 2,699/- for a half yearly subscription

– Rs. 4,799/- for an annual subscription.

Other Interesting Posts :

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Huge Sarojini Nagar Fashion Haul HERE

Big Shoe Haul 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 May 2014 Fab Bag?

By Aishwarya Kaushal, Saturday, 7th June 2014

Hello everyone!

My Fab Bag arrived a long time ago! Around the 20th May. I was just busy and I didn’t get time to post my review. Anyway, better late than never!

The actual bag itself was not very pretty this time! The theme this month was “Summer Essentials”!

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Here is what I got in my bag this month :

1. Avene Cleanance Masque

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I am happy to receive this masque as I have oily skin, especially during the hot summer months! I have used it once and it does mattify slightly but not for a long time! The sample size is also generous and not one of those annoying 2 ml samples that do not even give you one full use!

2. Organic Surge Tropical Bergamot Body Scrub

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This is the full size product and I like body scrubs. However, it isn’t as abrasive as I would’ve liked it to be so I use it with bath gloves and it makes the skin very soft and smooth! 🙂

3. LA Splash Splash Proof Eyeshadow Base

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This is the product I am most excited by. I do not have oily eyelids but I am curious to find out if this increases the longevity of my eyeshadows! It feels kind of tacky on application so it must help powders to adhere to the skin better.

4. Bonus : MaxFactor Lasting Colour Collections Lipstick – English Rose

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This mini lipstick was such a let down. It is completely frosted and looks milky and uneven on the lips.They may as well have not included this in my bag! This is the second time I have received a frosted lipstick in my bag and I don’t wear frosted lipsticks. What a waste!

Here is what I got overall :

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This month was very so-so for me. The eyeshadow base was a winner. I am content with the face masque and body scrub. The lipstick was blah! My problem with fab bag remains that I want to receive more makeup items in my bag. I have my very own skincare routine that I have customized and built up over the years so I don’t like to mess with that. I wish they listened and sent out more makeup instead of bath products!

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You can subscribe to FabBag here :  http://www.fabbag.com/

Cost :

– Rs. 599/- for a one-time box

– Rs. 1,499/- for a 3 month subscription

– Rs. 2,699/- for a half yearly subscription

– Rs. 4,799/- 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

Huge Sarojini Nagar Fashion Haul HERE

Big Shoe Haul 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 April 2014 Fab Bag?

By Aishwarya Kaushal, Saturday, 19th April 2014

Hello everyone!

My Fab Bag arrived yesterday, which is pretty early for FabBag. Usually my bag comes around 23rd to 28th of each month. I was busy with the Premia India Runway Week yesterday so I couldn’t blog about it straight away! Anyway, here goes :

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The bags get cuter each month! The theme for this month was “Girl On The Go”!

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So, here is what I got in my bag :

1. Beauty UK Blush and Brush – Isla Rose

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I have previously received a colorful Beauty UK eye shadow palette which was less than useless. But, I am impressed with this blush. It is slightly chalky and a bit powdery but it blends well so I can move past that.

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It has a lot of shimmer and chunky glitter in the pan which thankfully, doesn’t translate too much on the skin. This is a beautiful pink shade which looks natural and pretty on the cheeks.

2. I Love…Lip Shine – Raspberry & Blackberry

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Personally, I am not a lip gloss fan, I prefer matte lipsticks. But, for someone who likes lip glosses, this is a good one. It is non sticky and gives a lovely shine.

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It is a beautiful magenta pink color but, on the lips it looks like a very soft pink and it smells lovely too. Plus, this tube is huge so it will last you a long time! I just wish I was into lip gloss but, sadly I am not.

3. Sally Hansen Pedicure in a Minute

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This was the product I was most excited about! I really like Sally Hansen. During summers, we need our feet to look pretty and perfect specially with open toe shoes. I am looking forward to my next pedicure with this! 😀

4. The Nature’s Co. Cononut Creme Body Wash

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I absolutely love the smell of this! It smells EXACTLY like sweet coconut oil but slightly more like a wash than an oil. This sample will probably last me about 4 uses which I am very happy about. This is a bonus product but, there was no card for this. My only concern is that FabBag sends out too many shower gels. Over the months, I must have got 4-5 shower gels and there was a shower gel in my last bag too! This one has to be my favorite though. The previous ones were citrus or lemon which is boring to me!

Here is what I got overall :

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After receiving Cetaphil and Vivel, I thought there was no hope for FabBag, but they seem to be recovering from that disastrous bag of February! There were 3 full size products in this months bag. However, I would still prefer to receive luxury products or even luxury product samples rather than full size chalky ones. The product I am most excited about is the Pedicure in a Minute. Had I been a lip gloss person, I may have loved the gloss. But overall, the value of the bag was well recovered by these products.

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You can subscribe to FabBag here :  http://www.fabbag.com/

Cost :

– Rs. 599/- for a one-time box

– Rs. 1,499/- for a 3 month subscription

– Rs. 2,699/- for a half yearly subscription

– Rs. 4,799/- 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

Huge Sarojini Nagar Fashion Haul HERE

Big Shoe Haul 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 March 2014 Fab Bag?

By Aishwarya Kaushal, 27th March 2014, Thursday

Hello everyone!

My bag arrived yesterday but I didn’t get time to blog about it because I was attending the Wills India Fashion Week.

The bag this time is very floral and it is celebrating women.

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The bag itself is very cute and useful!

This month’s theme was Women’s Special.

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Here is what I got in my bag :

1. Natio Rosemary Hands and Nails Cuticle Cream

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This hand cream has a mild smell and upon first application it felt lightweight and non greasy. I am happy to receive this product as I like to carry small hand creams in my bag.

2. Flormar Loose Powder – 03

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This is my favorite product in the bag this month. I am very impressed by the fact that they sent me the correct shade for my skin tone.

3. Portico Spa Verbana Hydrating Body Wash

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This was a random product. A travel size shower gel is handy to have but I feel like they have sent a shower gel one too many times! It has a refreshing citrusy scent though.

4. Bonus : Pearl Drop Earrings

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What do I say about pearl drop earrings in my makeup/beauty bag? I wish they had sent another beauty product instead.

Here is what I got overall :

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This month’s bag was definitely better than last month’s bag! I am very happy with the Flormar loose powder and the hand cream. I just wish they included more makeup products and less shower gels! That is all I have to say about this month’s bag!

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You can subscribe to the Fab Bag here :  http://www.fabbag.com/

Cost :

– Rs. 599/- for a one-time box

– Rs. 1,499/- for a 3 month subscription

– Rs. 2,699/- for a half yearly subscription

– Rs. 4,799/- 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 February 2014 Fab Bag?

By Aishwarya Kaushal,Thursday, 27th February 2014

Hello everyone!

My subscription expired in January but I had won the #InMyFabBag contest in November. So, they gave me a choice between another November bag or to extend my subscription by a month. I chose to add an extra month. My Fab Bag arrived today.

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I absolutely love the bag. Its tartan and pretty and these bags are so useful when travelling! However, I am not impressed with the contents of the bag!

The theme this month was “Fab Bag Crew Favorites”

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Here is what I got in my bag :

1. Cetaphil Cleansing & Moisturizing Lotion Kit – 25 ml Sample Each

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These are samples of the Cetaphil Lotion and Cleanser. I have used the lotion before and it doesn’t work for my oily skin. They are generous sized samples so you will know if you want to purchase the full size. But, I don’t expect Cetaphil products in my bag. It is not a brand that I would want to try samples of. Plus, it is easily accessible everywhere!

2. Tommy G Dual Lipstick – Passion Red ( 7 ) : Full Size

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This is a liquid lipstick which turns absolutely matte on application. You can top it up with the gloss provided which is fairly good too. I am very happy with this product as I love matte red lips!

3. Thalgo Intense Regulating Serum – 2 ml Sample

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This is an absolute disappointment! I would have been excited about this product has this been at least a 10 ml sample since I have oily skin and this is a sebum regulating product.

2 ml? Seriously Fab Bag? That is like one use or two if you really stretch it out. How am I supposed to know I want the product in full size after only using it once? Give me atleast 5-10 uses! Plus, the tube is tiny and feels empty!

4. V Day Bonus Product – Cookie Man Fresh Baked Australian Cookies

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This is the product I was most excited about! There were 2 heart shaped cookies that were DELICIOUS!

5. Free Sample – Vivel Cell Renew Fortify + Repair Kit

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There are 3 products :

Fortify + Repair Facial Moisturizer – 10 ml

Fortify + Repair Body Lotion – 20 ml

Fortify + Repair Hand Cream – 10 ml

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Again, a blah product for Fab Bag. This is not something I would wanna try samples of too. I might keep the travel size tubes in my handbag for moisturizer emergencies but I am sure I am not going to be using the moisturizer on my face!

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Here is what I got overall. I am very disappointed with this month’s bag.

I expect makeup and more high end brands from this subscription service. I wonder if they pay any attention to the questionnaires we fill out in the beginning because I remember specifying that I did NOT want any skincare! The only products I am happy about are the liquid lipstick and the cookies! I don’t understand why they have increased the price if this is what they’re going to send out!

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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

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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 January 2014 Fab Bag?

By Aishwarya Kaushal, Tuesday, 28th January 2014

Hello everyone!

My Fab Bag arrived a little late this month but it was worth the wait!

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The bags that they send out each month are so useful for carrying little things around! I have a collection of these now! 😛

The theme this month was The “Cold Comfort”

Here is what I got :

1. NYX Diamond Sparkling Lipstick in “Sparkling Red”

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I am so glad I received this color and not a copper or a brown! It looks lovely with a lot of shimmering glitter particles in it!

2. Naked Potion Lotion

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I have oily skin so this is too much for me. My mother on the other hand has drier skin so she was happy to try this product! She says it feels very moisturizing and makes the skin soft! It is a deluxe sample size.

3. Nyassa Almond Body Butter

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This smells like the soft almond candy we used to get! It is also a lovely handbag size tub.

4. I Love Mango Face Mask – 2

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These look so handy and easy to travel with. I am excited to try them! I am sure they smell yummy!

I am happy with this month’s Fab Bag. For the amount of money we pay for one bag, all these products are well worth the investment and you instantly recuperate the value of the bag!

One thing that I wish could be different was that they include a little more makeup and less skincare. Other than that, I am golden with this month’s bag! 🙂

Here is what I got overall :

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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.

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Quick DIYs For Beautiful Skin! HERE

What Is Your Acne Trying To Tell You? HERE

Thank you very much for reading! :-)

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What’s In My December 2013 Fab (Vellvette) Bag?

By Aishwarya Kaushal, Monday, 23rd December 2013

Hello everyone!

My Vellvette bag arrived early this month. Oh no wait, its Fab Bag now!

Anyway, I am glad they’re sending out bags early in time for Christmas and New Year.

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I always appreciate the bags they give every month. They’re so much better than boxes and these bags are really useful as makeup bags and also come in handy for travel.

The theme was Happy New You!

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Here is what I got :

1. Burt’s Bees Lemon Butter Cuticle Cream

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I am happy with this product. My cuticles get really dry especially during winters. I use Olive Oil on them every night. Let’s see how this works.

2. Kama Ayurveda Lavender Patchouli Hair Conditioner

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I have so many Kama Ayurveda samples from hotels, magazines etc though this is a good size sample. Plus this smells really strong. I don’t want such a strong Lavender scent in my hair. They also have brands like Kerastase, Lush, Toni&Guy in their brand portfolio but I haven’t received any product from them. I would prefer to receive a sample from higher end brands so that I can try the products before spending big bucks on them! Isn’t this the whole concept of a beauty bag anyway?

3. LA Splash Nail Splash – Blowfish Red

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Who doesn’t have a red nail polish? Maybe I was just unlucky! I have seen some beautiful glitter shades in other bags. I am just disappointed in mine! Let’s hope that at least the formula is amazing!

4. Bonus : Anna Andre Nail Enamel Remover

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Eh! What do I say about this? Its just a nail polish remover which is always good to have and it was a bonus product so I am not really complaining!

I am not too happy with this month’s bag. There was no makeup product. I want makeup! Not nail polish remover. I think the only product I am happy about is the cuticle cream. Last month’s bag was really good and I had high hopes for this month since it is the last bag of the year.

Anyway, Here is what I got overall :

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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