Friday, March 1, 2013

2013 Spring Follower Giveaway: Fresh Start Cosmetics

The month of March represents renewal--spring arrives and flowers begin to bloom. Plus, our clocks advance forward for Daylight Savings Time on the 10th.

We'd like to embrace this season of fresh starts. Our latest giveaway showcases makeup from GloMinerals, Sormé Treatment Cosmetics and Smashbox valued at approximately $330. These eye shadows, lipsticks and blushes allow you to create your own new beginnings with captivating colors.

The deadline to enter is Friday, March 29, 2013, at 9 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time). Good luck!

UPDATE: Congrats to follower Vicki (Spartan Wife)! She's the lucky winner of all three prize packages in our Fresh Start Cosmetics Giveaway. 


(PRIZE #1) SHINE: GloMinerals GloLip Plumper (Sheer Berry--light raspberry), GloLiquid Eye Liner (Coal--rich black), GloRoyal Lip Crayon (Countess Coral--glimmering apricot-coral) and Alloy Eye Collection (Silver Streak, Universe, Storm, Jet, Buff, Cappuccino, Enigma and Tuxedo). BEAUTY: A mesmerizing medley of mineral-based makeup. BEACON: Free of talc, perfumes and chemical dyes. RETAIL VALUE: Approximately $95.

(PRIZE #2) SHINE: Smashbox Blush Rush Flush, Photo Op Under Eye Brightener, Photo Finish Lipsticks (Stunning and Splendid), Photo Op Eye Shadow Trio (Light Speed--Butter, Peacock and Azure) and Lip Enhancing Glosses (Pixel and Siren). BEAUTY: A crazy cool collection of cosmetics colors. BEACONCruelty free. Packaging is recyclable and made using Sustainable Forestry Initiative certified paperRETAIL VALUE: Approximately $130.

(PRIZE #3) SHINE: Sormé Treatment Cosmetics Extreme Volumizing Mascara, Bio Natural Eye Shadows (Amethyst, Arena and Suspense), Long Lasting Blush (Pomegranate), Lipstick (Glamour Red) and Brow Lift Brow Highlighting Pencil. BEAUTY: Pop goes the color with these pretty pigments. BEACONNo animal testing. Supports Look Good...Feel BetterRETAIL VALUE: About $100.


Three Steps To Enter:
1. If you're a legal resident of the continental USA, become a follower of SHINE Beauty Beacon via Google Friend Connect (GFC).
2. In the "Post a Comment" section below, tell us your email address and which prize or prizes you're interested in winning (i.e., Prize #1; Prizes #1 and #3; or Prizes #1, #2 and #3). NOTE: You'll be disqualified if you comment more than once.
3. Finally, please let us know which social media platforms you posted this giveaway (see "Entry Key" below). 

Entry Key
Please provide appropriate links for verification purposes.
--One entry: Become a GFC follower of SHINE Beauty Beacon.
--Two extra entries: Post this giveaway on Facebook.
--Three extra entries: Follow SHINE Beauty Beacon on Twitter at and/or tweet (or retweet) a link to this giveaway.
--Four extra entries: Follow SHINE Beauty Beacon on Pinterest at and/or pin a photo from this giveaway.
--Five extra entries: Post this giveaway on your own blog (must include our URL).


This giveaway is open only to legal residents of the continental USA. Winners must be able to supply a residential address, as merchandise cannot be delivered to a P.O Box. Must be 18 years of age or older to enter. The giveaway will end on Friday, March 29, 2013, at 9 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time). More than 15 entries must be received by this date in order for a winner to be selected. A winner will then be chosen by and notified via the email address provided in the "Post a Comment" section of this post. Odds of winning depend upon the number of entries received (see "The Rules" above). No cash substitutions allowed. The winner must respond within 48 hours of being notified or a new one will be selected. Void where prohibited by law. Any tax is the sole responsibility of the winner. By entering the giveaway, you release SHINE Beauty Beacon from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, related to any claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the giveaway or delivery, misdelivery or acceptance of any prize (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory. SHINE Beauty Beacon isn't affiliated with GloMinerals, Sormé Treatment Cosmetics or Smashbox, but we purchased or received complimentary samples for review purposes.  

We look forward to your participation. If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at shinebeautybeacon(at)gmail(dot)com.


  1. GFC follower (rickpeggysmith)
    I'd love either prize 1 or 2
    Thanks so much

  2. Wow! Super awesome giveaway! I absolutely adore the colors in prize number #3! So gorgeous for spring! That emerald is killing me!! <3
    gfc follower-Michelle Northcutt
    FB share -
    Followed and Retweeted @ChelleNorthcutt
    Pinned- and following via

  3. Wow! Super awesome giveaway! I absolutely adore the colors in prize number #3! So gorgeous for spring! That emerald is killing me!! <3
    gfc follower-Michelle Northcutt
    FB share -
    Followed and Retweeted @ChelleNorthcutt
    Pinned- and following via

  4. This is a really gorgeous giveaway!

    I am following you on GFC as ddpanda

    my email address is

    All 3 prizes are amazing but if I had to choose, it would be Prize #2 because I love Smashbox

    I shared this giveaway on Google+ and on Facebook

    I am following you on Twitter (@DianaDevlin) and I retweeted your giveaway tweet -

    I am also following you on Pinterest and repinned the contest -

    1. Forgot to add the links for the Facebook Share -

      and for the Google+ Share -

  5. Forgot email!

  6. Email :
    GFC : gaby
    I would love prize number #2 always wanted to try smashbox products.
    Posted on my Facebook wall
    Following on Twitter @1chynna
    Following on pinterest gabychynna

  7. Prizes #1, #2 and #3
    karlatrx at gmail dot com
    I am following you on GFC as karlatrx

  8. email:
    follow and tweeted @vickeigh
    follow and shared on pinterest:

    I'm a sucker for Smashbox so I'd love #2 but honestly #1 and #3 look fabulous as well.

  9. mrssquigg AT yahoo DOT com
    Prizes 1,2 &3
    GFC follower : Brandy B
    FB share:
    Follow @ShineBeautyBcn on Twitter : @mrssquigg
    Follow on Pinterest: Brandy B

  10. i am a follower on gfc susansmoaks

    i would love 2, 1 & 3

  11. I follow via GFC
    I'd like 3, 2, 1

    bmweida at yahoo dot com


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