Hi Beautiful People,
I am reviewing Lakme Dual Sharpener which I have been using for the past few months. I had lost my Faces dual sharpener and got this one.
Lakme Dual Sharpner keeps your slim and jumbo sized Lakme Eye & Lip pencils in shape for a flawless and even applications. It is your one stop shop for fulfilling all your liner sharpening needs.
I belong to that category of people who love sharpening their pencils for no specific reason. Even when I was in school I used to love sharpening my pencils till they vanished.
• Helps to maintain the definite size of eye liners and lip liners
• Assists you in even and flawless application
• Gives a precise sharp point without wasting your product
• Helps in giving perfect finish to your eye and lip liners
It is made up of plastic, sharpening blades and nails.
Use it for sharpening your blunt eye liners and lip liners for smooth and even application of makeup.
Cost : Rs.60/-
My Take on the product
Packaging : Both the sharpeners for the slim pencils like lip liner, eye pencil etc and the jumbo pencils like Lakme Satin Kajals are attached side by side. So its just in one piece.Its brown in colour and comes in a small neat rectangle brown box.
In between both the sharpeners is a small slot in which fits in a small plastic ‘dagger like’ cleaner which helps in the cleaning of the sharpener. The cleaner helps in the removal of residues of lip liners or kajal which gets accumulated at the end of the sharpener. The cleaner fits into the slot really nicely but I get this feeling that I am going to use this really soon. I have this great talent of misplacing small items.
that’s the dagger shaped cleaner
Performance : Good. I sharpened my Max Factor Kohl, lip liner and my regular kajal without much wastage and got the tip nearly perfect. I have pencils from Maybelline, Max Factor, Color bar etc. It sharpened most of the pencils without much wastage and easily and I did not lose the tip. The point that I got for my Lakme kajal was sharp enough to give a nice finish on my waterline.
My friend complains that it did not suit her lip liner though. The small plastic cleaner really helps in cleaning the waxy , creamy residue left on the end of the sharpener. But very soon I am sure I am going to end up this cleaning part as I will grow lazy.
My husband sharpened his Natraj pencil with this and said this is the oddest pencil sharpener he has ever seen. He kept on telling me that he did not know Lakme is also into producing stationery items. Well its really hard explaining makeup to guys.
The first sharpener is for the Jumbo pencils and the second one for the smaller pencils
1. Available and affordable.
2. Both the thin and jumbo sharpeners are attached side by side.
3. There is a small plastic cleaner with a nice tip which helps in taking off the residue from the sharpener.
4. Can be used for most of the lip liners and eye pencils.
1. Those who are used to the performance of high end brands might not like this one.
2. Might not suit all eye pencils or lip liners.
3. As both the sharpeners are attached side by side you lose one both are lost along with the cleaner.
Overall Rating – 4 out of 5. those on the lookout for a durable affordable sharpener do get this one.
Will I repurchase it again : I don’t want to lose this one. If I misplace it I might try another one from another brand.
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