Essence is an German brand. I purchased this lipgloss in Geneva.
What it Claims:
Ultra glossy, moisturizing & non-sticky.
- Pure Chick 01
- Rising Star 04
- Super Girl 05
- Big Nightout 07
- Glamour to go 08
- Party Connection 09
- Rock on 13
- Bubble Babe 14
- True Love 11
- Pure Beauty
- Light Candy
- Nude Kiss
- Toffee Forever
- Wanted 16
I have shade 11 True Love with me which was the only shade available in that particular shop for sale .
You can visit Essence cosmetics website here for more information on the brand.
I got it for 2 euros for 5ml
It says lip gloss contains carmine & no other ingredient mentioned.
My Experience with Essence XXXL Shine Lip Gloss in True Love:
Packaging: Comes in a transparent glass tube with a silver cap on which there’s a sticker which states shade no. & name. The silver cap contains applicator which is very long & flat and makes easier to apply gloss.
Texture: The texture is smooth & creamy which is a bit on runny side but this doesn’t bleed once you apply and gets settled well on lips. The gloss does contain shimmer particles which are very minute & subtle that are barely visible or felt. The formula is quiet moisturising & I never felt the need of a chapstick. Continue reading