*Maxfactor Makeup Set*

Tuesday, 17 December 2013

I've been on a seriously lucky streak lately and have won so many lovely things in blog giveaways which have been such nice surprises so near to christmas! I always like to pop up a little post to say thankyou to the sender and this time I owe my thanks to Emma from Bloomzy, she has a lovely little blog and I really recommend checking it out when you get a chance! Anyway, I received an email from Emma saying that I had won the giveaway and before long, a little package dropped through my postbox. Inside was a lovely little collection of makeup products from Maxfactor which I couldn't wait to give a whirl. The goodies were:
Max Effect mini nail polish in Deep Coral*
This is a lovely shimmery two-tone polish, mixing an orangey bronze with a gold. The colour is very pigmented and only needs the one coat (always a bonus!) It's also very rich and I think will be perfect in the summer with a tan! 
Masterpiece Max Mascara*
Now I've tried these sort of mascara wands before and haven't been impressed. I'm much more of a fan of traditional bristle brushes (the bigger the better!) but this one I find is really good. It certainly gives definition and separates the lashes really well, while giving a good coating of product.
Max Effect mono eye shadow in 02 Créme Champagne*
This is a lovely, subtle, neutral colour which is always welcome in my makeup collection. It's very buildable and has an extremely soft texture with a subtle shimmer finish.
Colour Elixir giant pen stick in Foxy Amber*
One of my first ever posts on a little dust was about the Maxfactor giant pen sticks, and I've loved them ever since. This shade took me by surprise as I expected a reddish shade with an orange shimmer (like the nail polish) but instead, the colour turns out quite pinkish on my lips. It's still a lovely shade and will no doubt be used loads as I love the formula so much!

9 comments :

  1. WOW! Thats such a great prize. I love the deep coral shade nail polish and its perfect for Christmas!
    thegirlsnextdooruk.blogspot.co.uk

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  2. Love, love your make up! Gorgeous! Beautiful lipstick and nail polish!! xox

    www.ruzinscloset.com

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  3. Your blog is too cute and the photography is amazing! I am your new follower on Bloglovin & GFC and it would be great to follow each other's blogging journey :)

    UK Fashion Blog | www.lurchhoundloves.com xx

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  4. What an amazing prize! The pen sticks are literally amazing I have one in the shade vibrant pink as well like you do and it's just incredible haha! x

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  5. I've nominated you for a Liebster award. All the info is here: http://www.deimavil.blogspot.com/2013/12/liebster-blog-award-2013.html
    Deima x

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  6. Great post, well done for winning :)
    Meg xx (new follower)

    peachpips.blogspot.com

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  7. Love your blog, well done for winning chick x x

    Happy holidays x

    Jess
    www.momentsofbeautywars.blogspot.co.uk

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  8. What a beautiful gift! I used to love Max Factor and haven't ventured into the brand much lately, but I love the look of those giant pen sticks!
    Hope you had a lovely Christmas/New Year xo
    Sophy |Lashes and Splashes

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