Category: Reviews

More opinions from me (lucky you). This time it’s product reviews of everything from wax strips (ouch) to software.

Goodiebox, November & December

This was supposed to be just a quick run through of what arrived in the November Goodiebox but I was a bit slack about getting the video uploaded and my December Goodiebox ended up arriving the day I was going to upload this video.

Because of that, I decided to don some festive apparel, have a fossick around the December loot, and add that on to the arse-end of the video.

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Veet Suprem Essence

There were two Veet products in the November Goodiebox, but at least this one wasn’t such a painful method of hair removal as the first was (wax strips … ouch). Although, to be honest I didn’t try them myself because…

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Burt’s Bees Res-Q Ointment

Oh, how I love this stuff. I’m a klutz and this little tin of ointment has been getting a good workout since Christmas, dealing with my many and varied cuts, scratches, burns and bites. It’s gentle but really does take…

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Goodiebox, November unboxing

The November theme was “Light Summer Nights” and the box came with four full-size products, two samples and a lifestyle booster. This month’s goodies had a retail value of around $74.75, so pretty good value for the $30 subscription cost…

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Saviq Bee Venom Mist Toner

I loved this stuff! It’s a spray mist toner that you use after cleansing, but you can also use it to set your makeup or just refresh your face. It’s New Zealand-made and is part of the world’s first complete…

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Barry M Lip Paint

This cute little lip paint came in my October 2013 GoodieBox and was in a vivid rose pink and I must admit, I was a bit dubious: I tend to wear neutral colours for lipstick and besides, I really thought…

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Kiri Manuka Honey cleansing soap

Kiri is another New Zealand range, this time featuring manuka honey. I don’t normally use soap — and no, I don’t smell. Well, I don’t think I do. I use a PH-balanced, fragrance-free soap substitute because I have sensitive skin…

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