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Empties: #4




1. Guci Envy Me EDT
Notes: Peony, Pink Pepper, Pineapple, Pomegranate, Lychee, Sandalwood, Musk 
I would describe this scent as floral, somewhat sweet (not overly sweet), classy and a bit tangy. The longevity is not that great it's about 2-3 hours. I got this perfume a long time ago, at the time I enjoyed the smell but my taste has since changed and I'm not really a fan anymore. But the bottle is beautiful.

Would I repurchase? No


2. AVON Wink EDT
Top notes: pink grapefruit, cranberry, raspberry, red currant, black currant, blueberry
Mid notes: freesia, calla lily, jasmine, water lily, lotus, rose
Base notes: blonde wood, musk
This scent is extremely fruity and sweet. This is the kind of scent I love but my problem with this is the longevity, it literally lasts an hour on me. Terrible... just terrible. I'm looking for a perfume that suits my taste but that also lasts all day. I think this is discontinued but you can find it on ebay. But because it doesn't last long I wouldn't recommend it.  

Would I repurchase? No


3. Beyonce Heat EDT
Top Notes: passion fruit, blood orange and cherry
Middle Notes: hibiscus, mango blossom and orchid
Base Notes: teak wood, amber and musk
LOVE LOVE LOVE
It smells so fruity and sweet and feminine. I love it. It's affordable and though the lasting power is not 100% about 3-4 hours it's not too bad. Ahhhh I love it.

Would I repurchase? Ahh hells yeah (already have)


4. Curious by Britney Spears EDP
Notes: magnolia, tuberose, vanilla-infused musk, sandalwood, jasmine, and pear
This is a good mix of fruity and floral. It's a sweet, young scent which I really like it. At the end of the day you're left with a more musky scent which I find really pleasant. The longevity is great it lasts all day (6-7 hours). It's one of those perfumes that you can smell on your clothes when you finish wearing it. 

Would I repurchase? Definitely (already have)



5. Smith Street Market Scented Body Wash - Milk Bottles

I received as a Christmas present a while ago. I did a review on the other scent here. I have the same opinions about this body wash as I did with the other scent. It doesn't lather properly, it was quite average however I did prefer this scent. It smelt like marshmallows which was nice but not a favourite.

Would I repurchase? No


6. Lux Velvet Touch Body Wash - Peach and Whipped Cream
Honestly this smells like soap with a hint of peach (like a smidgen). It felt nice on the skin, it lathered okay and it was cheap. You can find this at The Reject Shop for $2-2.50. So if you're looking for a new body wash and you're on a budget this is pretty good. However I wouldn't repurchase it because I like trying different body washes. I get bored of the same scent.

Would I repurchase? No


7. Garnier Deodorant Invisi Mineral - Cool Energising Fragrance
(Bluey Green bottle)
I really enjoy this series of deodorants because they work really well at keeping me smelling fresh. And they also have a really nice price point. I really like this scent, it's light and fresh and doesn't interfere with my perfume (because I want my perfume to be more prominent). Another plus is that it doesn't leave any white marks which is always a thumbs up in my book.

Would I repurchase? Yes


8. Garnier Deodorant Invisi Mineral - 48hr Max Protect
The scent of this is a bit grassy (I really don't know how to describe this one) but not in a bad way. Once again it does what I want which is to keep me fresh. So yeah love the line of deodorants and will keep purchasing them but only at half price ;) However this particular scent isn't one of my favourites so I probably won't repurchase this scent.

Would I repurchase? No


9. Cussons Pure - Grapefruit & Lime Body Wash
Smells exactly like it says...like grapefruit and lime but the grapefruit scent is slightly stronger. It smells amazing, it lathers nicely and it's cheap. This is another I got from The Reject Shop for $2-3.

Would I repurchase? Maybe



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