Thursday, 13 June 2013

Collection Cream Puff in 'Cotton Candy' // Review

Once upon a time I tried one of these in the shade 'Fairy Cake.' I loved it but wasn't a fan of the shade, shows how I've changed though as I now love corals! I'd completely forgotten about these little bargains though until I saw Jess from JessxoBeautyxo rave about this shade all the time. I've been loving collection products recently and I'm definitely looking to try more from them! Despite them being a brand I love I haven't actually tried that many products.






These £2.99 bargains apply like a dream, there is a doe foot applicator and they apply as a soft cream, for a matte lip product I was impressed as it didn't feel drying at all! They have a vanilla scent to them as well, not like MAC Lipsticks but its a lovely smell, it's always a plus when your product smells good.

Cotton Candy is a muted pink shade, it is very wearable and I can see it working for a lot of people. It isn't a light pink but it isn't a bold pink, somewhere inbetween, great for everyday wear.

This gives your lips a matte look but with added moisture, I didn't find this to make my lips dry at all. It is completely matte and I much prefer this soft cream formula over any matte lipstick, it is so much more moisturising! I find this cream puff stays on my lips for about 4-5 hours, I have to say I'm pretty impressed by this product!

I didn't expect much from it at all and I certainly didn't expect to like it so much as I'm not the biggest fan of matte lip colours. I can't wait to pick up more shades though and at only £2.99 it would be rude not to!

Have you tried these? If not, do they take your fancy?

Thanks for reading,
Shona x
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  1. I have both Fairy Cake and Cotton Candy, but I like this shade the most :) So wearable and pretty! They need to bring out more shades. Lovely review xx

    belle-amiebeauty.blogspot.co.uk

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    1. They definitely need to bring out more shades- 4 isn't enough! xx

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    1. They are, me too, I don't use matte lip products do much but I love this finish! xx

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  3. oooh I've got some of these floating about somewhere, I'll have to dig them out!
    xoxo
    My blog – Cosmetics, clothes and cute things (:

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  4. I love this color on you! It's really natural and pretty :) I wish they sold Collection in the US, their products seem amazing!

    xo aly

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    1. :) Thanks! Aww, you should do a international swap :) x

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  5. I have fairy cake and I love it, its become my everyday lip product now, I love the feel on my lip and how well they last xx

    blogandmakeup.blogspot.co.uk

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    1. They feel really nice on your lips don't they, really velvety! x

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