Priceline

What I Bought At The Priceline Sale

priceline haul

Aussie ladies, in case you’ve been hiding under a rock, Priceline has been doing one of their infamous 40% off cosmetics sales and today is their last day so head there after work or alternatively, shop online ūüôā

Anyway, I braved the masses today and went into Priceline with Bunty in a pram { yes, I got plenty of death stares as I crashed into ankles ūüėõ } and here’s what I bought…

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PSA : 40% Off Priceline Skincare Products

Hello Kitty Has Arrived In Priceline And Here Is My Wee Haul

Ladies, ladies, ladies!!!!! ¬†*squee squee squee* ¬†I know I blogged earlier today, but you know, I had to blog again because guess who’s arrived in Australia? ¬†Hello Kitty make-up!!!!!!

Hello Kitty lipstick, Hello Kitty face powder

OMG!!!  I so could not resist and I had to buy!!!  Especially if you buy 2 items and you get a free plush toy!  WIN!!!!

The Hello Kitty make-up range starts from $9.95 to $14.95 and there were eyeshadows, nail polishes, blushers, powders, lip glosses and lipsticks.

Okay, so before you stomp down to Priceline, let me tell you what you HAVE to buy. ¬†You HAVE to buy the Hello Kitty Compact Powder that is for sure!!! ¬†Because why? ¬†Look….

Hello Kitty make-up at Priceline

ZOMG!!!  So adorbs!  A Hello Kitty embossed in the powder!  I am never going to use it!!  The metallic pink packaging is to die for!!!!

And here are the lipstick swatches if you are interested Рfrom left to right : 07-01, 07-03, 07-05 (I bought this one), 07-06, 08-01, 08-02, 08-04.  The 07 ones are from the Shine & Kiss lippy pink packaging range whereas the 08 are the matte shades and they are packaged in black.

The lid of the lipstick tube has a beautiful Hello Kitty engraved on it. ¬†It’s numbered with 07-05 but it’s actually called Baiser Vol√©. ¬†BEAUTIFUL!

The range at my Priceline in Doncaster must have just been newly launched today because none of the testers had been touched on the shelves so I happily swatched away till this lady barged in front of me and took over.  Erm, excuse me?!  Clearly, she is not a Hello Kitty fan!  I was decked out with my Hello Kitty handbag and Hello Kitty phone.  Pfft!!

Anyway, I wanted to buy Hello Kitty make-up items that I can take out in my Hello Kitty handbag, so forget the nail polish. ¬†Next on my wishlist are the eyeshadows and glittery lipglosses. ¬†Ooh, and there’s also another Hello Kitty plushy in a Hawaiian skirt.

Okay, if you buy anything, let me know!!

And before you ask, I aint gonna use these babies.  They are just too pretty!

Priceline GWP Haul

On Thursday afternoon (yes, this post is 2 days late), I spent over an hour in Priceline browsing through all the cosmetics and skincare aisles.  They are currently doing this offer Рif you spend over $50AUD on selected brands, you get a bag full of goodies.

I love GWP = Gifts With Purchase

This is what I bought…

Australis

Australis cosmetics are doing a couple of special offers Рbuy 2 and get the 3rd item for free and spend over $25AUD and get a free eyeshadow brush set.  (GWP FTW!)

Australis Colour Inject Mineral Lipstick in Boogie Woogie at $12.95
Australis Eyeshadow Primer at $12.95
Australis Liquid Concealer Pen at $12.95  (3rd item free!!!!)
Australis eyeshadow brush set – GWP which is free!

Priceline shopping haul

Nair Sensitive Precision Facial Hair Remover Cream at $6.50
Rimmel London Soft Kohl Kajal Eye Liner Pencil in Jet Black at $8.50
Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Fragrance-Free (400ml) at $9.95

Total spend was $51AUD so I got my free bag of goodies.  YAY!  Amazing stuff in there!

Priceline gift with purchase

Hence, there will be lots of product reviews and whatnots to come. ¬†Before anyone thinks I’m a product hogger (which I really am!), I will include some products in my next giveaway. ¬†I like doing giveaways!! ¬†Have you joined my recent Happy Giveaway yet?

I tried to hide my haul from the Hubby but he found out! ¬†Oopsie!! ¬†He complained that I never bought him anything…but what’s the point when he doesn’t usually use any skincare products anyway?!

What beauty products have you purchased recently?

For more information on the offer in Priceline, please check out their website.  This offer runs from 31st March 2011 to 11th April 2011.  Go, go, go!!!

Priceline Basic Care Hand & Nail Cream

As I am from Scotland, I usually go to Boots or Superdrug to buy my cosmetics and skincare products at affordable prices.  I have discovered the Australian equivalent which is Priceline, and it does special offers and has a loyalty reward card scheme too.

Anyway, I went browsing and on a whim, decided to buy some hand cream – Priceline Basic Care Hand & Nail Cream (100ml) for $2.00AUD.

Priceline Hand Cream, hand cream, Priceline cream
Product Description

Priceline Basic Care Hand & Nail Cream is enriched with keratin to help strengthen nails and prevent splitting while moisturising and softening your hands.



My Opinions

  • Has a pleasant light flowery scent which is not too overpowering
  • Cream absorbs relatively well and does not leave a greasy film
  • But as for strengthening nails to prevent them from splitting, I am not too convinced about that because all my nails seem to be splitting recently
  • I’m not a snob but the packaging does look a bit basic (i.e. cheap)
  • Above average 6.5 out of 10

In conclusion : ¬†Priceline Basic Care Hand & Nail Cream, yes, you are cheap, but there’s not really much more to say about you…

BTW, Priceline has 20% off all marked prices for skincare and cosmetics (excluding sun care) for 2 days only Р27th and 28th October.  Guess what I will be doing tomorrow?