Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Vasanti Cosmetics Lip Balm & Lipstick Review & Swatches

Last Wednesday I posted about Vasanti Cosmetics 1 day only 40% off sale. I browsed their site for a while and decided to stay within my budget as the Imats were only days away. I ended up with 1 lip balm, 1 lipstick & 1 face base powder foundation for my mom.

I was expecting it to take up to a week to arrive but by Monday they were here!

Now lets get down to business....
I picked out a tinted lip balm in "Cancun" a sheer coral color with a touch of pink & a lipstick in "USA" a soft matte red that's great red for all skin tones.


As you can see in the swatches Cancun is quite sheer but really pretty for those who want just a touch of color without it being so obvious.
USA looks a bit dark in the tube but once applied it really is a very bright pretty red with a blue undertone which in my opinion works better with most skin tones.



And here is USA on me. I don't usually wear lipstick because I really don't like the feeling but I really fell in love with this red and actually may be bold enough to not only use it on my clients but myself too :)
Bonus: it really makes your teeth seem shades whiter which is always a plus!


Overall I'm happy with my purchases and with a 40% off coupon how could I go wrong!

Did you get in on the 1 day sale?
What items did you pick up?

xoxo
Farah
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6 comments:

Ms.Jenn on November 24, 2009 at 6:15 PM said...

Farah!
That red lippy is soo fab on you!

Lipstick Rules on November 24, 2009 at 7:35 PM said...

OMG - love the red lippie!! Gorgeous on you.
Thanks for the 40% off tip!

Michelle

Crystal.S on November 24, 2009 at 11:19 PM said...

You look fab in red, Farah!

Halifax on November 25, 2009 at 8:17 PM said...

Yep, this colour is an awesome red on you :-)

Tammy on November 29, 2009 at 10:53 PM said...

LOL if only I was following you sooner I would have known about this sale. I think there aren't enough Canadian beauty bloggers otherwise I would have! Ahh ~!

USA looks stunning on you although I really love the Cancun shade since I'm not much of a bold lipstick wearer :)
What are your thoughts on the rest of the line?

Farah on November 30, 2009 at 10:34 AM said...

I have used their liquid foundations, face base powders and lip balms and I enjoy them all really. They dont have the color range in shadows that Id like but I guess their main focus is skin anyways.

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