Friday, April 30, 2010

AMW Reviews: The Body Shop High Shine Treatment in Golden Coral

Friday is finally here!  This week has been too long, I guess I am looking forward for the long weekend and an exciting trip!  Before the week ends, I will be talking about another lip product that I've tried because of it's moisturizing property and word "treatment" that comes with its name! 

TBS High Shine Treatment says ---
Hi-Shine Lip Treatment delivers a wash of pretty glossy colour to lips with precision and ease.  The high shine, skin-conditioning formula with Community Trade marula oil leaves lips looking irresistibly luscious.  And the squeezable tube with rounded chiseled applicator means it is quick and simple to apply - perfect for girls in a hurry. 

Pucker up with two delicious, luminous shades:
06 Party Pink
17 Golden Coral (limited edition)

AMW says ---
  • very moisturizing, even after removing it
  • one tube lasts forever
  • very smooth and easy to apply
  • applicator has smooth surface so easy to apply on lips

  • works really well on top of a lip color
  • company does not test on animals --- YAY!
  • if you're looking for loud colored lips, this is quite sheer
  • if you're not into sticky gloss, this has a bit of sticky consistency
  • fragrance is too much for me, I'm not a fan of peach scent (personal opinion)
If you are into lip gloss and don't mind the semi-sticky feel and strong fruity scent?  Go ahead.  This is a cheaper alternative for Lancome Juicy Tubes. 
I really like Golden Coral shade especially if I top it with a boring lip color because it livens the color  and creates a nice 3 dimensional shine and glimmer.

from makeup artist Chase Aston 
"Two fabulous, super glossy, ultra moisturizing, must-have lip shades for spring.  Fresh and flirty, easy to wear shades that can be worn alone for a sheer hint of tint, layered over Lip & Cheek Stain and Colour glide Lip Colour"

from AMW 
  • for a more precise application, apply using a lip brush
  • if you're applying this straight from the tube applicator to your lips, wipe regularly before closing the cap
  • always remember to twist the cap well, having this messed up inside your bag is a big nuisance
  • top this with your favorite lip color for a more intense color with high shine
  • this gloss is perfect for girls with thin lips, apply this on the center of your lips then gently spread outward directly from tube or lip brush
Will I repurchase?
No, one tube is enough.  And the scent makes me dizzy!

Where to purchase and how much?
At local Body Shop for Php595.00 (approx $13.00)

A closer look on the tube applicator

A swatch of Golden Coral

Applied on lips alone without lipstick or balm

Have you tried this lip treatment?  Do you like it?
Before I end this post, I want to congratulate dear blogger friends Shen and Tara for winning the Promod Contest last night!!!  I will report about the event as soon as I can!!! It was such a fun event!  

Have a wonderful weekend!
Your resident AMW is off for a nice relaxation... I HOPE!  :D

Keep smilin'
Stay happy!


  1. I have that gloss and love it. Especially over the coral lip stain by The Body Shop. Then it is just fantastic and I love the scent :D

  2. Thank you dear Nikki for the endless support :) It really is touching! And all of us are winners, as Shen would say :)

  3. I can't wait to see your post on the Promod event!Congrats to all of you for doing great job! =)

  4. the color looks so pretty, i love coral glosses! wow this is much a cheaper ng Lancome JT nga.. =)

  5. Hehehe, I understand what you mean by the scent making you dizzy! But the coral shade looks so pretty~

  6. Man, you said it girl! I'm so happy tomorrow's Friday (at least on this side of the Pacific lol). It's been SUCH a long week!

    Hm, it's been a while since I've used a TBS lipgloss but I do remember the scent you're talking about. The color of this is just beautiful though...

  7. I have a hard time with sticky glosses myself, but willing to try it not to pay the Lancome prices! Happy to hear about the moisturizing though.

  8. The color is beautiful but the strong fruit scent is putting me off a bit.

  9. oohh looks a lot like nymphette lipglass! :)

  10. Stefanie, I'm glad you love the scent ! I knew it really depends on each individual :)

    Teeyah, hey no worries! I'll always support my friends!

    Dang, thanks dear, I will write it as soon as I get back from a short trip :)

  11. Khymm, yes, super cheaper no? and less sticky!

    Fuz, I know, the shade is too pretty plus the moisturizing property is good!

    Catherine, I know, this is the LONGEST WEEK EVER! hahahha

  12. Lynsey, for me, I like this better than JT ! The consistency is good and its not as thick!

    Gio, yes, same here! I like the color too

    Sush, oh yeah!!! I remember that shade from Mac thanks for the reminder

  13. With the scent aside, the color looks gorgeous!

  14. This would look so pretty on top of NYX RLS in Indian Pink. Its like a gloss version of it! :D

  15. Maggie, so true, if only the scent is not too strong, this is perfect

    Sofia, oh true!!!! Wonderful tips!

  16. Wow, the tube certainly reminds me of e.l.f! But looks good, seems very pigmented from your pictures. I should go check it out. =) Thanks for review.

  17. Jyoan, no worries, my pleasure, let me know how you like this and much better? Compare this to ELF!

  18. hi girl! :) i just bought the party pink one today on a whim for only P530 because they're on sale.

    i thought the glitter would be chunky but no! ang ganda, super shine talaga! parang peach mango pie ang smell haha :)

  19. Kaz! Lucky you for buying this on sale and glad you love it! :D Thanks for letting me know :D

  20. But willing to try it not to pay the Lancome prices! Happy to hear about the moisturizing though.

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