Goodies from the Philippines!

Posted by Lipglossiping On September - 30 - 2010

My lovely friend Julia sent me a fabulous parcel of goodies from her local drugstores in the Philippines and I have been dying to play with them.

My camera is still MIA (I’m on my 2nd attempt at ordering… why do companies say they have stock when they don’t?) so I was holding off opening and swatching until I could get some decent shots of the products.  But yanowot?  I’ve caved…. I actually just can’t wait any longer.

I grabbed Mr. L’s phone* and snapped…

Several lipsticks, some lovely eyeshadows and a BB cream!  Whoop!

Ever Bilena Extreme lipstick in Ambrosia – the sparkle in this is quite something!

Ever Bilena Matte lipstick (nude shade)

4U2 Gemone eyeshadow palettes in Amethyst and Goldstone

Maybelline 8-in-1 BB Cream

4U2 I-Pro Palette in Contemporary

IZGO La Belle lipsticks

Aren’t they all lovely?  I’m not really sure where to start (though am currently typing this with Goldstone on one eye and Amethyst on the other!).

I hope to do some swatches very soon!

*I was lent a lovely camera from a rather spiffing twitter buddy, but my card reader won’t read SDHC cards!  I’m completely camera-screwed ATM.


15 Responses to “Goodies from the Philippines!”

  1. Traveliztera says:

    Niiice! Some goodies from the Philippines!
    Can’t wait for your swatches! ;D

  2. Nice goodies!

    I like 4U2, what brand is that? Never heard of it, but your pics look awesome! Can’t wait for some swatches! <3

  3. Julia says:

    Yey :) Oh this is really cool, you actually showed all of them, I thought you’d be like choosing the one you liked the most or something. Can’t wait for you to swatch 4u2 especially because it’s really good and the ingredient formula is not too far from that of Sleek’s :)

  4. ged says:

    those products are nice, filipino here btw!:)

  5. i own 3 4us blushes and they are gorgeous so pigmented and extremely affordable

  6. my daughter just loves you <3 more and more i see why. may God bless you (and your bag) MORE.

  7. ThRiSzHa says:

    wow.. great stuffs from here.. Ever Bilena is one of our local cosmetic brand here in PH

  8. caz says:

    Phwoar, the golstone quad looks beauutttiful

  9. gio says:

    Lovely goodies! Can’t wait for swatches.

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  11. Shortiee31 says:

    Oooh would love to see a swatch of the last hot pink lippie!

  12. shifa says:

    oh wow! Could you do a look using any of the eyeshadows please? would be great to have a look at :)

  13. Amee says:

    very pretty goodies!!
    specially: both the 4u2 eye shadow palettes..
    eagerly waiting for the swatch :)

    my recent post: My Haul

  14. That Goldstone palette looks beautiful *___*

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