A Gift! – Benefit Her Glossiness A-List Lip Gloss in Talk to My Agent

May 20, 2009

I recently received a thoughtful gift from the lovely Kim, who generously gave me a stunning lipgloss from Benefit because she knew the colour was very me. With shades of plum and mauve similar to those in my beloved MAC Hyper and Bobbi Brown Black Pearl, this your-lips-but-better lipgloss is precisely that – my lips but better. Awesome!

It isn’t as pigmented as Hyper, of course but its sheerness makes it the perfect nude gloss because it evens them out without the intensity. I like how the slick of colour brings a healthy look to my lips. This shiny gloss is shot through with multi-coloured shimmer too; just look at its complexity!

I’m not fond of the scent (sorry, Kim :P) – it reminds me of the synthetic fragrance of a grape-coloured Bonne Bell lipgloss I owned a long time ago. However, I liked that gloss because of its shade and appearance, as I do this Benefit one. In fact, I prefer Talk to My Agent and am hoping the scent dissipates, for I can certainly see it becoming a much-used item.

Thank you, BB Cream Queen!

Posted in: beauty gifts | benefit | lipgloss | lips | raok

12 Responses to A Gift! – Benefit Her Glossiness A-List Lip Gloss in Talk to My Agent

  1. kimoko
    May 20, 2009 at 11:19 am

    Awwww. ;)

    Mauve reminds me of ahjummah! hehe

  2. makeupmag
    May 20, 2009 at 11:23 am

    I hope I pass for an agasshi! ;) Thanks, dear!

  3. plue
    May 20, 2009 at 11:16 pm

    aw! kimoko is a very very sweet lady! :D

    tee hee!

  4. makeupmag
    May 21, 2009 at 2:47 pm

    Hi Plue~

    She is. Was very touched when she offered to CP something for me when she visited another country – the way she asked was so sincere and kind. :)

  5. plue
    May 21, 2009 at 10:07 pm

    yeap yeap! i agree to it! :D

    i can’t wait to meet her soon!

  6. makeupmag
    May 22, 2009 at 12:39 pm

    Are you coming to SG soon, Plue? Let’s meet up too, if so!

  7. plue
    May 22, 2009 at 7:57 pm

    that’d be fun!

    i am planning a trip, but becuz the bf wudn’t let me go due to swine flu yada yada yada… so it has been postpone :(

  8. makeupmag
    May 25, 2009 at 1:52 am

    I’m sorry to hear that, Plue. Do come when this flu scare is over. :)

  9. tiffany
    April 28, 2011 at 5:14 pm

    Do you have any drugstore glosses to recommend? I really like your reviews, but some are a little expensive. Thanks so much.

    • makeupmag
      April 28, 2011 at 10:54 pm

      Hi Tiffany,

      Za has a good range of lipglosses. Heroine Make also has some nice nude ones. :)

  10. tiffany
    May 1, 2011 at 10:02 pm

    Thank you so much!! I wanted one to recommend a friend, but she prefers drugstore glosses. Thanks so much!! :)

    • makeupmag
      May 1, 2011 at 10:10 pm

      Hi Tiffany,

      You’re welcome. :)

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