March 20, 2012

2nd Product Review: Maybelline EyeLiners And a Giveaway Announcement!

Hello Pumpkins :D

How is everyone doing??? Fantastic? Awesome? Super-Amazing? NO? :(

Caution: *Smile for 5 seconds and Proceed* 1..2..3..4..5
Happy Now??? Goooooooood :)

So, I'm  back with my 2nd Review.. After such a long time... Read my first, A magic revealed, HERE :)

As you all know by now that I don't use make-up!! why? Firstly, I don't like it on my skin! Secondly, I don't know how to wear it:P .. and Lastly, I don't like it on my skin!!
But anyways, I had to purchase them due to The Big Fat Indian Wedding! Remember?:)

So these are the 3 eyeliners I bought from Maybelline and one Foundation whose review I'll do later ...
Moving on,

You know the tagline of Maybelline?? "Maybe she is born with it, maybe it's Maybelline" 

I bought 2 colors intially, Pink Pearl and Violet Pearl.. I loved them so much that I bought Gold too :D

The Range: Maybelline Vivid & Smooth.

What they say?

  • Vivid color & Smooth Application ensure that eyes will never be dull again.
  • Available in 12 stunning shades to match your every mood!
  • So easy to apply, you can now be your own makeup artist.
Expert tip: Apply along your lash-line from the inner to the outer corners.

Purchased from: Lifestyle, Great India Place at 15% discount

Shelf life: My eyeliner says, use before 10/13 .. I bought it in January, so it is approximately 2 years!

What I personally like about the eyeliner:

  • Smooooooooooth and easy to glide-on
  • Smudge-proof and water-resistant
  • Gives a nice shade on one glide.
  • Has various color options, Bordeaux pearl, Violet Pearl, Olive, Pink pearl, Lavender pearl, Gold, Metallic silver, Peacock green, Ocean blue and Ice blue
  • Affordable and easily available
  • Cheaper than other available brands like Revlon, Lakme, Chambor etc.

What I dislike about the eyeliner:
  • All the colors you see, are really light!!! You have to apply 2-3 times to make it slightly darker!
That's it for me :)

Price: M.R.P. INR 200 ... After discount, INR 170

My Favorite color: It has to be Violet Pearl since it is darker and is visible on my skin!!!

Swatches: Shown below!

Left: Pink Pearl and Lavender Pearl, Right: Gold .. Gold is very very light- All One Glide!

My verdict:
I Love it!! It is simple and looks sober on eyes :)

Will I buy it again?
I don't think so.Unless someone instills a make-up streak in me! ;) Else I Highly Recommend it to girls who want a simple, day-to-day wear/evening look :)

My Rating:
4.90/5.0 (Deducted rating due to lightness upon applicability!)

For more information on colors, visit this LINK

I hope you liked my Review.. I promise to improve in future :)

A very special Blog friend is hosting a Gorgeous Giveaway on completion of 1000 followers.. Hope you participate :) It is open till 31st March, 2012 and is open Internationally :)



Random Note: Today while doing an experiment in Lab (Biotechnology Lab, Yes, I'm an Engineer in making!).. A drop of ethanol/alcohol went straight into my left eye!!!!!!!!!!!
I ran and splashed water for like 5minutes.. Now, it is like irritating (very very slightly) but no redness!! (Thankfully :))

Any home remedy? What to do?

Anyhow! Just 8 more to go for my Grand Grand Grand Contest!!!! If you want to participate in it before hand.. You are welcome.. Else I'll put the rules that time too :)

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Like my Facebook Page HERE and Leave a comment below :)

Until then
Keep spreading the Love :)



  1. Nice , I just loveee liners !! I will try violet too :D
    Thanks !!

  2. oops take care of ur beautiful eyes. I dont knw wat to do in dis case bt u shud gv a visit to Doc

  3. I don't own any Maybelline eye products, but I love their foundation. That mousse is fantastic!
    Twitter: @GlamKitten88

  4. I am really happy after reading your post :) that smile thing helps :)) Love this review!!

    Kisses, Lucy!

  5. i really like it this products!!
    xoxo dear=)

  6. I like the eyeliner violet!!!
    I follow you too!
    Want us to follow by Bloglovin? let me know...
    Have a good week!
    Besos, desde España, Marcela♥

  7. really nice post dear. i love tutorials.
    this is very good.
    yes, dear, it's one tight with two colours,
    black and white :)
    lovely greets and kisses
    maren <3

  8. Oh my goodness! Are you okay? isn't that pretty dangerous to have some chemical splashed into your eye?? Please do wear safety goggles next time hun...
    I haven't seen these liners here as yet, but they do look really great and subtle. I love the gold colour and the blue one, it seems easy to glide on without making a mistake. Good and thorough review. I hope you feel better!

  9. Lovely review!! :) Yeah such colors are useful only in parties or something!! I have dark blue shade but the brand is VOV! Eye-pencils are good! <3<3 I have just started using some make-up. :P Basic shades on my lips and some eye make-up. Nothing over the top though! :P Just 7 more to go girl!! :) I wish you get all the 7 and more ASAP!! :) Waiting eagerly for your contest! The Grand One! :)) :*


  10. cute!!!

  11. Nice :)
    I use Kohl liners pretty often, except that I'm not too fond of brighter shades like purple and pinks and usually go to deeper shades.

  12. Awesome reveal, I love such fuss-free eyeliners.

    So much easier to use than powder! :)

    The Cat Hag

  13. i've tagged checkout my latest post..:)

  14. Hi dear,
    I don't leave home without makeup, but I don't use Maybelline's products. These products are PETA's blacklist and I'm a vegetarian.

  15. Cool post, i really like your blog and found it from a comment you left on a another blog. Would you like to follow each other?
    If you have facebook, I would be really gratful if you like my page:


  16. I like both eyeliners, they also seem good quality.
    Miss Starshiny

  17. i love blue liner...and I am in search of a good pink liner...hope my search ends here :)

  18. Great colours! Love them both! Have a lovely day! <3<3

  19. nice review..I like maybelline stuff..n purple i <3

  20. thanks for the review! i need one that is smudge/waterproof, so maybe i will check these out. i like all the colors, too!

  21. thanks for the review

  22. P.S good to know you're feeling better :) Happy Friday!

  23. Reading your words definitely lifted my spirits up a bit haha:) great blog!

  24. love this make up and also your blog! It's so nice!!! I follow you!
    Pass to my blog and if it likes you follow me too, I will be so glad :D

  25. Following you via GFC and facebook now :) if you want me to follow you anywhere else just let me know.

  26. Belated happy 6 month bday to your blog Akansha!! It looks real fun. I don't know how wasn't following you already. :)

    Also Kiehl's giveaway is going on my blog. Do enter if you can.xoxo

  27. Great review! Thanks for sharing :)

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  28. awesome review! the eyeliner seems great, especially the color. i love it <3

  29. Great review doll and I love anything Maybelline!!!!

    <3 Marina

  30. Hey! Thanks for stopping by!!Following back now =)

    Xx Elisa


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