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The Birthday Gift I Should've Tried Sooner...



Like I said in my last post, I have somehow accumulated a lot of things to try and before my daily blogging idea, I slowly went through my "to try" bag.  Way back in November, I got my birthday gift from Ulta. Six months later, I finally gave it a go. 

Ulta's Oct-Nov-Dec birthday gift was a full size Bare Minerals Marvelous Moxie lipgloss in the special shade, Birthday Babe. You all know how much I love my lippys, so how I had the strength to resist trying it out before now is beyond me. 

The packaging is like all other Bare packaging. It's sleek and simple, but with an added touch of a bow on the box. The lip gloss itself looks like any other Marvelous Moxie gloss. 

I've only tried one thing from Bare Minerals before, and that was their Marvelous Moxie lipstick, so I had an idea that this gloss would be nourishing. What I didn't expect was the cooling mint sensation as soon as I applied it! Me and mint are besties so I loved it straight away. It also smells like cake, but not sickly smelling, so I approved of that too! It also is very sheer and the coloring on the box looks scarier than the tube and the application of it. Last thing is that it doesn't feel sticky, but when it's windy and your hair gets caught in your lipgloss, you suddenly become aware and wish you wore just a lipstick.

So, so far, so great! I've been digging glosses more as it's nearly summer, and it's hydrating enough that I don't think about reapplying until it's time for my break. As always, if my opinion changes, I'll let you know...

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