6 Dec 2012

Bella Box VS Lust Have It November 2012 + $200 Firmoo Giveaway Winners!

So today I have the BellaBox and Lust Have It November beauty boxes comparison post - yes I know this post is a little delayed because I didn't have enough time to write it up before I headed off to Melbourne for a week! But I guess it is better late than never right?! 


As per usual, BellaBox (BB) came about a week or so earlier than Lust Have It (LHI). Although I still find it quite weird that BB arrives first considering LHI deducts payment from my bank account for the box during the first week of the month and doesn't arrive until the last week. Whilst BB takes payment during the 2nd week and arrives on the 3rd.

The boxes had a similar theme happening once again, where the products included in the box will help with the upcoming summer/party season. In my opinion a few of the products included in the boxes this month were a tad off them. 


Although I received quite a lovely range of products in this months BB I feel a tad disappointed.

- Swisse Hand Cream with Vitamin F and Pomegranate 30mL
- Ocean Essence Gold Eye Cream 15g
- Palmolive Luscious Mango Body Butter Wash 50mL
- 4me Nail Polish Remover Pads 30 pads
- Bioderma Sebium H20 Cleansing Water 20mL
- OrganicSpa Face Exfoliant 7g
- Bloom Glitter Liquid Eyeliner 4g


From comparing what I received to what others were given, I feel as though I was short changed. From memory, I believe others received a beautiful pink blush instead of the glitter liner by Bloom - which would have suited me much better as I'm a big lover of cheek products.


Also, instead of the Ocean Essence Eye Cream others received a face mask, which again I would have loved. Obviously, you can't pick out and choose which products you receive in each box, but I really wish you could! Anyways enough whinging, all the products do look and sound lovely but I just would have loved to received a few alternatives. 


Now for LHI, the products I received include:

- Orly Flash Dry Drops 5.3mL
- Orly smartGELS coupon
- Sasy n Savy Floral Spray 30mL
- GKMBL Soothing and Nourishing Shampoo 30g
- GKMBL Soothing Honey Moisturising Conditioner 30g
- Star&Rose Hologram Tweezer
- ModelCo Fibre Lashxtend Mascara 

I'm actually very impressed with this months products. LHI have usually disappointed me, but luckily for this month, there are a lot of winners! I cannot wait to try out the Orly fast dry drops and the ModelCo fibre lashxtend. The Orly dry drops will certainly come in handy for me as I absolutely HATE waiting for my nails to dry!



Overall, I think Lust Have It have won this months beauty box battle. Their products were more suited towards my own preferences, so obviously this verdict will depend on the particular person. Please let me know if you've tried these products already and how you liked them! 


Now onto the $20 Firmoo giveaway winners. The winners include:
ElleTammy, Mish, Amanda ValVanessa FerreiraInge LakawaEmaIsabelJess and Sadi! Congrats girls - I have already sent out an email to you all.  


As always, thank you so much for reading. xo


43 comments :

  1. I was disappointed with my LHI this month, I received the "bad" box in comparison to yours.
    You can check it out here:
    http://www.sweetaholic-beauty.com/2012/11/november-lust-have-it.html
    Prepare to be relieved you didn't receive it!
    xx

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  2. omg i won the giveaway >_< thank you very much!! but i didnt get your email >_< should i send you one? my email is iloveutop@yahoo.com

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  3. The glitter liner looks cool!

    Fiona
    www.toxicdiamonds.com

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  4. Oh my..!!!
    the goodies are droolworthy
    I Diva

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  5. Thanks for the comparison of the Lust Have it and Bellabox- I've always wondered if I should subscribe to these monthly boxes and its great to have an opinion on what they are like! Wow the Orly flash dry drops and the ModelCo mascara look good in the LHI box :)

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  6. Hello! I really won this? Because i didn't receive the email! :(

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    1. I have sent out all the emails already - maybe the rafflecopter generator got your email wrong. Please send me an email on dawn.dugongg@hotmail.com or leave your email address so I can send you the details!

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  7. I agree, I think BB played it very safe, but LHI included some great products

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  8. the glitter liner is so cute! ^_~

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  9. I like the ModelCo mascara over the Glitter liner so LHI seems to be a winner to me too :)
    Although none of the Aussie subscription services really ever excite me to be honest so I never sign up :P

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  10. I got the glitter eye liner too and it look so nice but applied very meh.
    x

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  11. Hello there pretty! :)
    I am having my first giveaway. :) You might win awesome COSMETIC ORGANIZERS! ^_^
    I am hoping for your participation. ^_^
    Here is the link: http://thepiinkrouge.blogspot.com/2012/11/novemberrific-giveaway.html
    Thank you so much! God Bless :)
    Follow my blog. Will SURELY followed you back!<3 :)

    Much Love!
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    http://thepiinkrouge.blogspot.com/

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  12. I can imagine how you'd be disappointed if you read about the contents of other people's boxes and you didn't get the products you were looking forward to receiving! The Bloom glitter eyeliner looks like it might be useful for the festive season though :) Let us know if those Orly drops really work - I haaate waiting for nail polish to dry as well!

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  13. Hello there Pretty! :)
    Btw, am having my first giveaway. :) You might win awesome COSMETIC ORGANIZERS! ^_^
    I am hoping for your participation. ^_^
    Here's the link: http://thepiinkrouge.blogspot.com/2012/11/novemberrific-giveaway.html
    Looking forward for your participation :)
    Fallow my blog and I will SURELY follow your blog too :)
    Have a great day!

    Much Love!
    -Jan
    http://thepiinkrouge.blogspot.com/

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  14. wow, i'm really impressed with the content of that box!
    alot of interesting products and the sizes are amazing too :)

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  15. Out of curiousity how much do you pay for these subs delivered?

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  16. wow so many lovely things.this is so great.

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  17. Ohh you are soo lucky where in Portugal we don´t have that things..

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