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Lip BalmNot only is it my all time “favorite” lip balm, but YES it’s actually named “my favorite lip balm”…trust me when I say this, it’ll become your favorite as well.

This little jar of goodness for your lips is filled with such things as shea butter, sweet almond oil and wheat germ oil. Hungry? These may sound like strange ingredients but they sure do the trick and provide soothing relief for dry, cracked lips.
 
The texture is close to silk and once applied it simply melts on your lips making them instantly soft. As for the scent, it is very subtle, something close to warm vanilla, giving one a nourishing, yummy feeling, that makes you want to apply gobs more!

One word of advice, do not leave it in direct sun or direct heat as this gem will melt to liquid and you’ll be quite sad (I was).

It’s a great little product that you’ll want to apply and reapply.

For me, a fellow addict it lasts for a good 4 – 5 months depending on how much you use it.
 
Price – good:  5$ U.S.

-Kathy

Seriously I thought Kathy was lying, I mean really…I don’t even use lipbalm, like ever. And let’s face it, there are MILLIONS of them. Seems like every retailer is hucking these little containers of crap. Home Hardware Hardy There Lipbalm? SOMEONE STOP THE MADNESS. Unforunately consider me sold after “borrowing” it for the first time on our trip to Whistler…After the 5th application in 4 hours I knew I was in trouble. Not because my lips where even remotely chapped, but because the darn thing smells and feels so freakin good. I keep it at my desk at work and habitually put it on…even worse, sometimes I just open it up to smell the darn thing.

-Jen 

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Lip GlossLip Gloss by Victoria’s Secret – beauty RUSH (available at La Senza)

LIP GLOSS …a must have in your purse!  But you don’t want just any lip gloss; so this might just be the one you’ve been waiting for.
This amazing little tube delivers juicy rich colour that smells simply divine, goes on smooth, and most importantly girls – NO stickiness! Perfect by itself or even over some lipstick to give your pout that extra shine.

I myself use “pick lemonade” it gives my lips a subtle hit of colour.  I can honestly say that this particular colour suits a lot of people from light completion to darker ones as well.
It is translucent with a hit of colour and glitter.  There are over a dozen different colours each one with its individual sent, to personalize your lips.  Perfect for those hot summer days when less is more, and you want to catch that special someone’s eye.

It has a sloped applicator for less mess!
Lasts on average about 3-4 months
Price – Unbeatable: 2 for 10$

Comparable to:
L’Oreal – Glam Shine at 7.99$ each
Lise Watier – Crystal Drops Lip Gloss at 16.50$ (only 9 shades)
Lancôme – Juice Tubes at 21$ each

Yummy, when I know she is on lunch I sneak over to her desk and dig through her purse until I find it. Is that wrong? A cube mate busted us one time…I pretended I was in desperate need of a tampon. OKAY too much info. I get it.

-Jen

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