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New U Haul + FREE Gifts!

I love New U! I want it to get bigger & better, like Watsons, my favorite drugstore. I was shopping there yesterday, and realized that I'm a big fan of QVS. The brand has such cool beauty tools- makeup brushes, sponges and whatnot. I want them all! Especially the sponges, I don't know why!

Here's the stuff I got:

  • Audrey's Wedge Sponges 24 pcs (Rs.95) ~ LOVE! I needed more sponges
  • QVS 2 Facial Cleansing Facial Sponges (Rs.165) ~ I needed (yes, needed) a soft facial sponge to cleanse & scrub my face. Sometimes I need a softer tool than my Body Shop Facial Buffer.

  • QVS Eyelash Curler Spring Action Ergonomic Handles with 2 extra rubber pads (Rs.180)~ I've been using Shu Uemura eyelash curler since forever and I was bored of it, so I thought I'd get a new shiny one. This is good and sturdy. Curls my lashes really well.
  • QVS angled brush (Rs.150) ~ I needed a good angled brush but never found the right one. About 4 times I almost bought The Body Shop Slanted Brush but never did, and I'm glad coz this one looks the same and is cheaper than the TBS brush, which costs Rs.475

  • Eva Lush Lips Glitter Lip Balm in Plum Sparkle (Rs.75) ~ How cute is this/!! Available in a lot of colors & non-glittery ones too. 
  • Nivea Fruity Shine Strawberry (Rs.129) ~ I LOVE Nivea Fruity Shine Pink Guava & Pomegranate, so I got this too. Hi, my name is Cynthia, and I'm a Lip Balm Addict.

  • Flormar Nail Polish Remover Omega Oil (Rs.125) ~ It's acetone free. Remember I was telling you about nail polish removers in different colored bottles when I first went to New U last year? Well, these are the ones. Flormar has pink, lavender and blue ones too (see HERE)

  • Lakme Sun Expert Cucumber & Lemon Grass Fairness Sunscreen SPF 30 PA+ for Oily Skin (Rs.69) ~  I wanted a tiny sunscreen tube to carry in my handbag and this is the ideal size. I was afraid of the lemon grass in this, coz I don't like lemon grass fragrance very much, but I was pleasantly surprised that it has more of a fresh cucumber fragrance. I love it! More info on this range HERE.

New U is currently giving offers, where you get free stuff when you spend a certain amount. This time I got this 4-step Pedicure Paddle...

Last time when I bought (actually my hubby gifted me ;)) all the Lip Ice lip balms, I got this red wallet, which I'll probably gift to someone else...

Hope you had a FUN Holi everyone! :)

♥ Cynthia Z ^.^


  1. hey dats a fab haul..n d freebies too...!!
    I saw d Eva lip balm...but I thot its gonna last forever plus it was to be used wit I dint get it..

  2. Nice haul cynthia. Love the sponges and green nail polish remover :D

  3. great haul cynthia :)p:s have you deleted your twitter account ?

  4. Nice stuff you've got there :) that red wallet is so cute ;) xoxo

  5. I love New U..i got the qvs curler but the one which is all black..that didnt do that much for me so was going to try this one....
    The new U place in ambi gurgaon is like me second home im there so often..but my fav new u is in promenade/ dt city centre...
    Btw, any plans of having a blog sale,..since none of my packages r arriving, in case u r planning to sell nyx eyeshadows then let me know plssss

  6. The Nivea lipbalm looks yummy x

  7. the flormar nailpolish removers are amazing and smell brilliant!

  8. Great haul Cynthia!! Love the products <3

  9. can you do an everyday makeup video tutorial and one for special formal occasions?

  10. What's your favourite tote handbag? Whatare some things you can't do without in your handbag?

  11. wowwwiiieee even me luvve sponges... specially wen ive to apply foundation achhe se and in less time.. and I liked the pink clutch as well.. If I were in India wudve bought it from u :D
    happy holi!

  12. Niceeeee haul Cynthia..I also have the eva slider kinda lip balm in strawberry flavor and so far I am really loving it!! :D

  13. calicoaster- thanks..the strawberry one looks nice too

    eve- hehe..that'd be great. Ya sponges r great

    anonymous- going to do that sometime

    anonymous- ok will do the videos soon

    pnb- thinking about a blog sale but not sure if I want to go thru the hassle. But let's see, I might set up something, will let u know


  14. icegurl- it's in New U, like I mentioned, and maybe some other makeup stores too

  15. I love stuff with a fresh cucumber scent. Cute wallet!

  16. Pink heart purse and u dont want it ????


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