Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Win Free Shopping with New Year Giveaway

** This giveaway in now closed
December has begun and we are already looking forward to new beginnings in 2014. We are happy to announce a new giveaway sponsored by, to welcome the coming New Year.

Based out of Bangalore, provides a whole range of personal and intimate care products enabling a shy-free and safe shopping experience. Privyshop helps you buy innerwear and other personal / intimate care items from the comfort of your home. You receive your order in discreet/concealed packing, therefore making your shopping experience truly private. Nobody knows what's inside your parcel until you open it in the privacy of your room. 

You can read my shopping experience with them HERE.

The Free Shopping Giveaway starts today Dec 4, 2012 and will end on Sunday, January 12, 2014 midnight. There will be 2 winners who will each get free shopping worth INR 650 at The giveaway is open to anyone 18 years or above, with a shipping address in India.


I am happy to see how customer oriented our sponsor is. The terms and conditions are very simple and all completely in favor of the winners.
  • 2 winners will be selected through a lucky draw using
  • The winners will need to create an account with and prize will be credited to their account as 650 credit points. 1 credit point = INR 1, so 650 points = Rs 650
  • There is no time limit to use these credit points. Winners can use these points at any time as long as exists
  • The Rs 650 Credit/ Points can be used in one go or in small installments in different orders
  • Shipping will be absolutely free if the winner uses 600 or more points in one go. They will need to select 'online payment mode' at checkout and utilize the points.
  • Any shopping above Rs 650/- can be paid either by pre-paid payment mode (such as credit/debit/net banking/cheque/DD) or COD. If COD is opted, standard shipping charges of Rs 49/- are applicable for all total order values less than Rs 1199/-
  • Winners may use these points multiple times (such as 300 points, 200 points in a single transaction), however free shipping may not be possible in such case
  • Winners are also eligible to use any other discount coupon available on the website at that point of time
Don't worry if you do not understand any of this. Once the winners are announced will get in touch with them to help place the order and serve better for future transactions.


Please complete ALL the following steps:
  1. Like Honest Reviews and Lifestyle Tips on Facebook (link HERE)
  2. Like on Facebook (link HERE)
  3. Follow my blog on Email (link HERE)
  4. Follow my blog page on Google+ by adding my page to your circles. (Page Link HERE). Thanks if you +1 it but adding to circles is mandatory.
  5. Complete this short survey: Click here to take survey
  6. After completing all 5 steps above, leave a comment below saying 'Done'.
NOTE: For point 1,3 and 4, you can also use the follow buttons on the right side of this page. For 'Follow by Email' option, you will receive an email from 'Feedburner' to activate the email subscription (check your inbox/spam folder).

If you enter anything wrong in the survey by mistake, do let us know.

IMPORTANT: Please mention your name properly in the comments so that we can validate your entry at the time of lucky draw. Please do NOT use short names or abbreviations.

After participating, do come back and check this page every few days to check your entry number in the comments or to see if I have left any instructions for you.

DISCLAIMER: The survey is just for market research to help the sponsors get an insight into customer preferences and none of your private information is going to be recorded or shared with any third party. Both and HRLT respect your privacy.

We hope to see good participation this time so we can bring you more such rewarding events in the future. Thanks for being a part of this blog family.


  1. oi.. what do you think 'bout this product? is it safe.. I mean when considering the ingredient list?

    1. Hey Ray, seems you wanted to put this comment on some other article. Please post under the relevant one.

    2. it's regarding a product ontheir site only! just forgot to post the link.. here it is:

    3. Wow you really have an eye for the good stuff Ray. It's a newly launched product and I am currently using and testing a sample from the brand. Review will be shared in 2-3 weeks. It's really good and not available on other stores yet. It says 100% natural actives from which i understand 100% natural active ingredients still I need to check a little more in detail with the brand before reviewing :) But it's better than any other I have used before. Hope this helps.

    4. Sure :) And why didn't you participate?

  2. Replies
    1. Great! Thanks for participating :) Entry numbers will be assigned in a week or so once we have more responses.

  3. Done the entries and survey!!
    FB, GFC name Niesha

  4. hi Gagan,

    Thnx for keeping the giveaway so simple n quick to complete :)
    I'm done with all the entries.
    Wish to get lucky this time ;)

    Shilpa Bindlish

    1. You are welcome. There are 2 winners this time and you had a great show in the Soulflower giveaway. So hope it turns lucky for you this time :) All the best!

    2. thnx for ur honest wishes Gagan .. and it sounds really special that u remember my efforts <3 hope i may get lucky this time :)

    3. Shilpa Bindlish Entry #6, #20. Thanks for filling the survey properly and providing great info. +1 entry for providing feedback even on the optional question. All the best.

    4. Thnx fr wishes dear Gagan .. evn if i dont win, i still love the way u conduct the giveaways n feel myself as a spl member of ur blog ♥♡♥

  5. Replies
    1. Thanks for following the steps and for providing your inputs for the survey. Good luck!:)

  6. done all the steps

    Already a liker of your page
    liked privyshop
    already a subscriber of email
    Joined on google+, my name: Meenakshi Kapur
    taken survey

    1. Thanks a lot for participating and for providing inputs through the survey. Wish you all the best!

  7. FB Name: Meenakshi Kapur
    Google+ Name: Meenakshi Kapur
    Email subscribed:

  8. Replies
    1. Thanks for participating Shikha but your entry is not valid yet. 2 steps are incomplete:

      1. Seems you have +1'd my page. You need to 'Follow' the page by adding it to your circles, only then the entry will be counted.

      2. Your email subscription is still pending. Please activate it through the email you have received in your inbox from 'Feedburner email subscription'.

  9. Done with all the steps.

  10. Replies
    1. Your entry is incomplete Sonia. Please complete the email subscription. I had mentioned on the Facebook page and tagged you too. Let me know when done so I can count this entry.

    2. E-mailsubscription completed. Thanks for informing.

  11. I too am done with the survey gagan !

    1. Thanks Seema but your entry is incomplete. I don't see you in the Google + followers list. Seems you have +1'd the page. Please add my G+ page to your circles to complete Step 4.

  12. Replies
    1. Thank you sweetie for completing all the steps :) and a bigger thanks for your constant support no matter what.Good luck!

  13. Replies
    1. Great Gunavathy. Thanks for participating. I didn't know you are still a member of the blog :) Never saw any like or comments from you :)

    2. i have commented and added u dear pls check :) wish 2 be lucky :)

  14. hello rini here..DONE! :)

    1. Hi Rini, Thanks for participating dear and welcome to my Blog Family.

      IMPORTANT: Please complete Step 4 (follow on Google+)

      I had received a notification on Dec 29 about your following on Google+ page but presently I cannot see you in the followers list. Please add my page to your circles to qualify for the giveaway and make sure you don't remove any of the memberships later.

    2. Rini Garg: Entry on hold as not following on Google+

    3. Rini Garg: Entry #15 ON HOLD as not following on Google+

  15. Replies
    1. Hi Kamini. Please complete your email subscription for your entry to be counted. Your email subscription still shows pending. I have left a comment message for you on Google+ too and have tagged you in it.

      You need to check for an email from "Feedburner Email Subscriptions" in your inbox or Spam folder and click on the link in that email to complete email membership. Please make sure to do that before Jan 5 EOD. Thanks a lot for participating and welcome to my Blog Family.

  16. FB. G+ name: Megha Saraf
    Done Gagan! Lovely giveaway!

  17. Done. Hope I am lucky. I never usually am!

    1. I wish it was in my hands but it is still good to participate. When your intentions are good, good things will automatically come to you. Never participate with the desperation to win and you never know when you will be blessed with victory :) That's the sportsman spirit. All the best!

  18. Anu Gupta: Entry # 18 ON HOLD. Membership details not found.

  19. Hema Thakur Entry #19. You didn't comment 'Done'. Please make sure to inform in the future so your entry isn't missed out. All the best!


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