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  • b-glowing20% off skincare orders of $60+ with code 20SKINCARE, ends 10/25.
  • Macy's50% off Buxom Full-On Lip Polish (now $10), ends 10/22.
  • Ulta50% off Urban Decay Naked Concealer (now $14.50), ends 10/28.

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This Week’s Sales for June 6th, 2011

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Upcoming Sales

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  • HAUTELOOK:  Urban Decay (6/6), FHI Heat (6/7), Olivina Skincare (6/7), 29 Cosmetics (6/8), Terax Hair Care (6/9)
  • IDEELI: —

Free Shipping, Coupon Codes, GWPs

  • APOTHICA: Free shipping on orders of $49+
  • BATH & BODY WORKS:   4 for $15 or 6 for $20 Anti-Bacterial; Buy 3, Get 2 free Signature Collection; 4 for $20 or 6 for $24 Wallflowers — all expire 6/8.  20% off any online purchase with code COCONUT20, expires 6/9.
  • BEAUTY.COM: $10 off $60 – you MUST click through this link to receive the offer.  This will expire 7/3.
  • BENEFIT: Free shipping on $50+ purchases with code PRETTY50, expires 10/26. Free international shipping with $115+ purchases with code WORLD115, expires 10/26.
  • BLOOMINGDALE’S: Free shipping on orders of $150+ with code FS150.  Free gift with $&5 Trish McEvoy purchase, expires 6/12.  Free gift with $75+ men’s fragrance and grooming purchase, expires 6/19.  Free gift with any $100+ Art of Shaving purchase, expires 6/19.
  • BLISS: Free travel size Youth moisturizer when you purchase the full size with code FAIRY109. Free shipping on Pro Sizes with code SHIPPRO.   Free full-sized Bliss Fabulously Foaming Face Wash with $50+ purchase with code FABUFREE, 6/1 thru 6/8.
  • BOBBI BROWN: Free full-size Naked Rich Color Lip Gloss and free shipping on $65+ orders with code RICH44, expires 6/24.  Free shipping on $65+ orders.
  • CLINIQUE:   Free shipping when you buy a Clinique serum, no code necessary, expires 6/18.  Free floral tote with purchase of 2 Clinique Sun or Self Sun products with code SUNTOTE, expires 6/30 or until supplies run out.
  • DARPHIN:  Free travel-size sample of Hydraskin Serum (5ml) with $75+ purchase with code HYDRASKIN, expires 6/9.
  • GIORGIO ARMANI BEAUTY:   Free shipping on any Armani Beauty fragrance purchase with code FREESHIP2, expires 7/1.  Free shipping on $75+ orders with code DESIGNER10, expires 6/28.
  • KIEHLS:  Free shipping on $30+ orders with code FATHERS, expires 6/12.  Free full-sized Lip Balm with any $30+ purchase with code LIPBALM, expires 6/30.
  • LANCOME: 3 free makeup and skincare samples with $35+ order with code AWARDS, expires 6/30.  4 free samples ($94 value) and free shipping with $45+ orders with code AJUNE, expires 6/30.
  • NORDSTROM:  $5 shipping on $50+ orders.
  • ORIGINS:  Free shipping on $50+ orders.
  • SAKS FIFTH AVENUE: Receive a deluxe sample of The Moisturizing Gel Cream with any La Mer purchase with code LAMER69, expires 6/22.  Deluxe, beauty-filled tote ($175 value) with any $60 Estee Lauder purchase with code LAUDER36, expires 6/10.  Get a two-tone beach tote with any $85+ beauty/fragrance purchase with code SUMMERP (for pink) or SUMMERB (for blue), expires 6/6.
  • SEPHORA:  Free YSL Mascara Volume Effet Faux Cils deluxe sample with $25+ order with code FAUXCILS (begins 6/8).  Free Dior Lash Primer with $25+ order with code DIORMAX.  7 Free Lancome anti-aging serum samples with any order with code YOUTH.  3 free deluxe samples with $25+ order with code DADSDAY.  Choose a deluxe fragrance mini with $25+ order with code MINISCENT.  Free supergoop! SPF 30 lip balm sample with $25+ order with code ACAIBALM.  Free Too Faced primer sample with $25+ order with code PRIMED.
  • SKINSTORE.COM: 20% off select staff favorites with code G2G20, expiration unknown.
  • THE BODY SHOP (USA): Free shipping on $25+ orders on 6/9 only.  $10 select body butters, scrubs, shave creams; 2 for $12 Handwashes and Lotions, expires 7/5. Buy 2, get 1 free (makeup), expires 7/5.
  • YSL: 4 beauty samples + free shipping with $75+ purchase with code BEAUTY10, expires 6/30.
  • ZUNETA: 5% off with code ZUNETA5, expires 6/30.

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Revlon Strawberry ColorBurst Lipgloss

Revlon Strawberry ColorBurst Lipgloss
Revlon Strawberry ColorBurst Lipgloss

Revlon Strawberry ColorBurst Lipgloss

Revlon Strawberry ColorBurst Lipgloss ($7.49 for 0.20 fl. oz.) is described as a “weightless gloss [that] makes lips pop with 5x more shine than patent leather.” It’s supposed to yield mirror-like shine with “rich color” and a “weightless feel.” It also includes “moisturizers and anti-oxidants such as sweet almond oil and vitamin E.” The range includes fifteen shades.

Strawberry is a softened pink-red with subtle, warm yellow undertones and flecks of silver and pink micro-glitter. The formula is soft and smooth, and while it’s a little thick and nearly non-sticky, it’s comfortable to wear. I was able to get semi-opaque color with ltitle effort, and there was definitely a high-shine finish.  This gloss wore about three hours on me, which is particularly noteworthy given that it isn’t a sticky gloss.  I wouldn’t call it a moisturizing lipgloss, but it didn’t dry out my lips either.

I detected a subtle scent of sweet vanilla initially, but the scent seems to disappear in the tube and when worn on lips quickly–the two tubes I bought two or three months ago no longer have any scent to them.   The packaging is slim and functional, with a semi-matte black cap and clear tube.  The applicator is interesting, as it is an indented doe-foot (best understood by a visual, as included below).

Strawberry
Strawberry
9.5
Product
9
Pigmentation
9.5
Texture
8.5
Longevity
4
Application
90%
Total

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