Memebox #18 unboxing and review

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My Memebox Global 18 arrived way after new year, on the first day of my return from my long winter trip around Northern Europe. 🙂 I was glad to be greeted again (like an old friend).

This box was $23 (+$6.99 for shipping) on Memebox and is currently sold out.

Info card;

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This box carries 5 full-sized item and a trio of deluxe samples. Lets go through each.

The echoice Hand therapy (60g, $2) come in either Cherry blossom or Sweet rose and I was  pleased to have gotten the Cherry blossom one. I quite like the scent of this spring flower ever since I used the MBD masks and Kiss the Perfume hair conditioner (from the memebox hair & body) in similar scent.

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It also contains shea butter which softens and nourish my hands. 🙂 This is not a luxury brand, no, so the formulation seems to not absorb as much as I hoped. It leaves my hand moisturized, but people with clammy hands might not appreciate it.

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I think echoice is a mart/affordable brand and aims to sell cheap but useful products to its consumers. I like their concept and all, but to see it in a Memebox makes my greedy heart weep abit. I did purchase another tube of the hand cream in Melon scent via TTK before this box was unveiled (I love anything Melon). I’ll wait for that and do a comparison perhaps. 😛

The Dr MJ Bee Tox Control cream (55ml, $50) would have been a rave-worthy product had it not been a repeat. It was given as a free gift with an earlier CPM box (?) and appeared here and there.

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So here’s me being objective. Bee tox is one of my favorite genre of skin care. They kind of work for combi/oily skin. This product contains a long list of beneficial ingredients namely propolis, bee venom, tea tree, rosemary, and calendula extracts. I do believe it is a good moisturizer for winter. I am currently using the Tosowoong bee venom lotion and I adore that one! ❤

I do have to say I do not come across many brush tip moisturizers. This one is an emergency anti-flake pen; the Touch by Lee Kyung Min Extreme Shield Master (2.2ml, $46). Well, I’m skeptical. $46 for a 2.2ml pen? Is there gold in this…because there better be.

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In the exact words, “this is a magical ampoule enriched with essence type oil components for instant moisture surge.” Idk, I currently don’t have a dry patch to test on. I think people with dry skin might benefit from this. I like the balm stick version of instant moisture surge products better I guess. The Hiaromax vitamin stick I got from the Moisture surge box proves to be quite useful. 🙂

The trio of deluxe samples are the Derma Lift Intensiderm Aqua Rich Cream (15ml x 3ea, $30+). Okay, lets face it, these are free samples but the price of the actual product seems phenomenal. The cream claims to protect, moisturize and soothe during this cold season.

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I quite like the fact that these came in little tubes. (I’m almost always traveling so this is a bonus). 🙂

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Again, this is a product for people with dry skin (so that makes three in this box so far…).

The next one is a bath product; Purederm Shower Jelly in Brightening Milk (100g, $6). I have gotten this instead of the Cooling mint one. Either one would have been okay with me. Again, Purederm is an inexpensive brand. I was traumatized by their soapy but cheap sheet masks but since they are good with soaps, I reckon this one would be alright.

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The cup looks like custard pudding but I have not tried this yet. Apparently this is of a gentle formulation, whatever that means, and helps wash away all the dirt– like all soaps do.

Last but not least, the Puresmile Animal Point pads (17ml, $1). You can probably guess that I’m quite done with any brand that has the word “Pure” in them. 😦

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Just no. I don’t know the ‘point’ of these, ironically. I rather just use a sleeping pack or a full  hydrogel mask. This is just odd and nobody finds me funny or cute using them (got a animal footprint one from an earlier MCW box). So no.

Memebox #18 is obviously leagues under the sea as compared to its predecessors. I do think half of the box is okay, but I can barely hide my disappointment. I think the folks in the memebox fanclub will have to agree with me on this.

 

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