Product Review: Lilac Box 4 (August 2013)

I got it! I got it!I got it finally! I’ve tried to subscribe the Lilac Box for the past 2 months but everybody seem like act faster than me and the box was sold out within an incredibly short period. This month I’ve subscribed to receive their latest update and when they announced the latest box 4 was opened for subscription, I stayed in front of my laptop and clicked “PURCHASE” once the clock struck 10 on that Saturday morning! *kiasu mode ON*

As a first-timer to Lilac Box, I’ve learnt that it contains a selection of beauty and cosmetic products only from premium and luxury brands and called it “Blind Date in a Box”. Are you ready to see my gorgeous blind date at my door step?



A sturdy black box with Jimmy Choo ribbon attached. The size of the box is slightly smaller than others beauty boxes.





The all-new Lilac Box, new look from box 4 onwards!



Filled to the brim products in my Lilac Box 4. *Screaming with excitement!*



Products line up.



Jimmy Choo Flash Eau De Parfum (2ml)

A fragrance which accentuates delicate white flower notes with a hint of spices and fruit.



Jimmy Choo Eau De Parfum (2ml)

Jimmy Choo’s first fragrance which containing accords of candied orange, tiger orchid, toffee caramel, amber, sandalwood and patchouli.



OPI Nail Lacquer ~ Ya’ll Come Back Ya Hear?(full size)

I was like WOW when I saw a OPI nail polish in the box, make the $ I paid very well worthy, hehe 😛 However I have a similar colour in my nail lacquer collection (but different brand) 🙁

There is different colour of OPI nail lacquer in each box, what did you get?

(RM 63.00 ~ original price for full size ~ 15ml)



L’Oreal Professionnel Mademoiselle Infinium Hair Spray (100ml)

This avant-garde inspired new product was created by back stage stylist, Charlie le Mindu. A stylist to Lady Gaga, this French hairdresser is known for his creativity and edgy appeal. It is a strong hold hairspray which also gives the hair a beautiful shine.

Verdict: Not really use any hair spray nowadays 😛

(RM 40.00 ~ original price for full size ~ 400ml)



(Left) L’Oreal Professionnel Liss Ultime Shampoo (100ml)

Formulated with Oil Incell technology, which cleverly mimics the hair’s lost ceramides. This combined with the addition of highly nourishing argan and olive oils means that this shampoo leaves hair smoothed, conditioned and gleaming with health.

(RM 50.00 ~ original price for full size ~ 250ml & RM 79.00 ~ original price for full size ~ 500ml)

(Right) L’Oreal Professionnel Liss Ultime Smoothing Masque (75ml)

It contains Oil Incell, Polymer AR and Polytensium to smooth and nourish unmanageable, frizzy hair.The Oil Incel Technology, featuring Argan Oil and Olive Oil, nourishes and restores discipline to unmanageable, frizzy hair. The Polymer AR Technology includes a shielding polymer that provides humidity protection. The Polytensium Technology leaves hair with intense shine and softens and provides lasting, defined smoothness.

(RM 67.00 ~ original price for full size ~ 200ml)

Verdict: I have already tried in when I got my Vanity Trove June 2013 Edition & I would say I love this product which leave my hair less frizzy 🙂



Sothys Hydradvance Light Hydrating Cream (15ml)

Sothys Hydradvance Light Hydrating Cream provides softness and hydration for normal to combination skins and preserves beauty day after day. It contains Ophiopogon plant extract which regulates water transfer; this Asian evergreen is known for its ability to resist drought and capture water.

I’m using this before I receive my Lilac Box 4, recommended by my beautician as I my skin is quite dehydrated sometimes.

(original price for full size ~ 50ml ~ N/A)



Sothys Hydradvance Nourishing Mask (15ml)

Sothys Hydradvance Hydra-Nourishing Mask An essential moisturizing mask to restore suppleness and radiance. The unique formula features jojoba and rice bran oils to soothe skin and provide immediate comfort. Perfect for travelers, over-sun exposure, post peel procedures.

I’m using this too as sleeping mask, apply it overnight and wake up with a soft and moisturized skin at the next day 🙂

(original price for full size ~ 50ml ~ N/A)

PS: Quite an expensive brand, i bought mine with promotion price when I signed up the facial treatment.



Crabtree & Evelyn Tarocco Orange Ultra-Moisturising Hand Therapy (25g)

Infused with shea butter, macadamia nut oil, and extracts of Tarocco orange, bitter orange, eucalyptus and sage.

  • Contains hydrating ceramides and antioxidant-rich vitamin E
  • Myrrh extract helps condition nails and cuticles
  • Formulated without colour, mineral oil, parabens, phthalates or propylene glycol

(RM 48.00 ~ original price for full size ~ 50g)


Price: RM 49.90 included postage

Verdict: Overall I’m a satisfied subscriber, what I like most is there isn’t any discount voucher in the box which I feel is quite unless for me 😛 Although the subscription fee is slightly higher than others but still worthy considering the premium brand products I’ve received.


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