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[Pink Box June 2013] Etude House Color Pop


If you follow my Instagram, you would have saw May's Pink Box! (I always post the items on my Instagram first, so do follow @fennyhwang if you wanna have a preview of their latest stuff!) Its the Color Pop collection which is actually their pre-summer range. It consisted of colourful makeup items like eyeliners, nail colours, lip sticks and tints! And hehehehehehe can I say that this is my FAVEEEE collection Etude House ever released? I am a super fan of orange lip colours for the simple reason that they look fresh and happy, and I think I can pull it off. Their existing Dear My Lipstalk range  has some wonderful oranges (I own OR206) but it feels slightly heavy. Read on to find out why I prefer the Color Pop range more!!!

I did a simple look with the products - a bright summer-ish orange inspired one~ It makes orange really wearable and fun!

*for full list of products used, please check out the description box in the vid ^^

Ok~ now on to the review!~

This new range of orange Dear My Color Pop Lipstalk are encased in a matte white exterior, and finished with a little orange ribbon. TOO CUTE. This formula is different from their usual lipstalk line - they feel a lot more velvety and light, while remaining really pigmented. The usual range is a lot creamier, glossier and heavier. However, this formula is slightly drier than usual lipstalks so do moisturize prior to application :) This new Color Pop lipstick also lasted longer than the usual lipstalks and they transfer waaaay lesser product onto my teeth (LOL, it happens ok!) than usual lipsticks. Best of all, you have 10 awesome orange colours to choose from! Hehehehehe.

Color Pop Dear My Lipstalk in OR217


They also released a new set of lip tints, which are really different from their existing ones like their Darling tint, Cherry tint and Kissful tint. This one is more pigmented, it feels less watery and slightly oily. Feels more like a lip lacquer, except that it doesn't have a high-gloss finish. The colour is really intense and bright, and like what lip tints do, they last a longggg time and don't transfer to my teeth or straw or cup, AT ALL. The colour intensity is buildable, so don't worry about it looking too bright on the wand! I would have to say that having used all of Etude's lip tints before, this is the best formulation.

Color Pop Shine Tint in #2 Sunny Pop 

Turns out to be a cherry tomato colour!

Perfect for Ulzzang-styled gradation lips!

Fancy coloured eyeliners? I admit, I'm not an adventurous person when it comes to eye makeup. I love my neutrals a lot. However, I gave these eyeliners a try and I actually liked how they looked! Maybe cos its like summer now and most people have colourful and bright clothing and makeup, I felt it wasn't too outstanding to wear such a liner. The ones that Etude House kindly provided are a red colour (PK103) with gold shimmers and a matte orange colour (OR202). They are from their Drawing Show Creamy Eyeliner series and yes, they are really pigmented and glides on smoothly. They last like 6 hours before being a little smudgey. 6 hours is good enough, don't cha think? Only downside is that they have to be manually sharpened with a seperate sharpener, and as gel liners they get blunt pretty quick.

Color Pop Drawing Show Creamy Pencil in OR202 & PK103

And lastly! They released a nail colour spectrum of greens to blues, which are so lovable!!! The most grassy greens, to the turquoise of the Maldives seawater, to the blue of a clear sky... wow. Generally, the lighter colours are slightly more streaky while the darker ones are an awesome one-coater. They are such bright and fun colours! I mean they look so cute and the little bottles make it less sinful to collect them all ain't it?

Swatched L-R: Color Pop Nails CGR701 CBL601 CGR704 CBL604

Yeah, and that concludes the Pink Box for May! I think its really one of my fave collection from the wonderful Etude House!!! Do only buy Etude House products from their stores as you can check for sensitivity, suitability, color match, shelf life and also advise from their staff. Authenticity is guaranteed. When your one and only face is at risk, only choose the best things to take care of your complexion. Do also check out their Facebook page for more updates and latest trends! AND.. a preview for June's Pink Box!

Its been 6 months being a Pink Bird with Etude House. Many thanks to Julie and also Etude House! So much love <3


  1. I love this blog post! All dedicated to Etude House products hehe. :)
    The color pop lipsticks look so pretty~ I'm a fan of orange colored lippies so I am glad to hear positive points of the product itself. The color really suit your skin tone!

    Seems like creamy eyeliners paired with vibrant bold colors are the trend these days. Like you, I prefer neutral shades and I don't particularly do anything crazy when it comes to my eyes. But I still can't help but to wonder how these will look on me, especially a turquoise color which was the hype a couple of years ago. xD

    Just by looking at the bright colors of their nail polishes, I feel cheerful. :D I have a question regarding the Pink Box, I would like to receive one too.. but my question is: How?!?! Can you please help me out? ><

    1. Hi WK,
      The Pink Box is sent by Etude House Korea. They emailed me about collaborating with them. So sorry I'm not sure how I can help you get it too >.< but the products are available in stores :)

  2. My God, the colors are aaaaaaall pretty <3
    can't wait to see the June box post


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