Swisspers - Cotton Tips


Cotton Tips

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Swisspers Cotton Tips are 100 per cent cotton and provide gentleness, softness and absorbency. They are ideal for cosmetic application and removal, babycare and first aid. Their plastic stem provides excellent strength and flexibility and they are packaged in a unique dispensing design that allows for the hygienic removal of the tips.

$1.25 / $1.95 / $2.40 / $3.35 / $4.60

Pack size:
50s / 100s / 160s / 240s / 400s


Selected pharmacies, supermarkets, discount department stores and Priceline.

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Great quality!

These are a staple in the bathroom and are fantastic quality. I mainly use these to remove and bits of mascara or eyeliner that smudge onto my eyes while doing makeup. They precisely remove the error quickly so I can be on my way out the door! They are also extremely soft and comfortable to use inside your ear.

Overall a great product and I will continue to re-purchase!

Read the full review of Cotton Tips by MoniqueKerstin.



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Don't fall apart

These are the only cotton buds I will buy....they're affordable and great quality. These never fall apart while I'm using them...and leave half the tip in my ear...they also are sturdy and don't bend and weaken as I use them. Perfect/.

Read the full review of Cotton Tips by iluvfacialz.



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No fluff

These tips are great as they don't fluff up or fall off during use (as happens with cheaper versions).

Read the full review of Cotton Tips by OnFire.



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More expensive but worth it

Unlike other (cheaper) brands, this one:
- Doesn't snap when you put pressure on it
- Doesn't lose its cotton bud with a little winding action
- Doesn't leave fibres everywhere

Read the full review of Cotton Tips by susurrus.



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Not all cotton buds are created equal.

I've always bought Swisspers cotton buds, but more out of unthinking habit than any loyalty to the brand. Recently though I tried some budget ones... and now I won't be buying non-Swisspers buds again. The cheap ones just unwound into a mess as soon as they were being used, and some of them just had the whole cotton bud slip off the stick!
This is the sort of item that, no matter what you are using it for, your goal is dainty, direct and gentle application. Having that unravel (literally) can cause a mess.

Read the full review of Cotton Tips by Nikiyaki.



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I love these, use them everyday after my shower to clean my ears. However the cotton part tends to come off the stick too easily.

Read the full review of Cotton Tips by Neel8888.

Evi Vam


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The only brand I trust

The only brand I trust! Bought another brand while away, and not the same. My husband loves to clean his ears (not sure what that is about?) so I only buy Swisspers!

Read the full review of Cotton Tips by Evi Vam.



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Nothing special

These cotton tips are nice and tightly woven, they don't fluff. However they also are not the most absorbent of cotton tips. There is adequate cotton on each stick for a range of jobs such as ears, make up fixing, nail polish tidying etc..
I did notice that the sticks on some of them were not quite strong enough and would bend at times.
I really can't see the difference between these and the no name ones I have tried. I would only repurchase these if they are on special.

Read the full review of Cotton Tips by Oonga.

Neeky Noo


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Essential in the bathroom cupboard

These are perfect, compact, strong, absorbent and do not fray too easily.
I use these for applying a direct pimple cream so as not to apply oil from my face, for cleaning up nail polish, makeup smudging and so many other things. They are cheap, convenient and have endless purposes. I love them.

Read the full review of Cotton Tips by Neeky Noo.



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Essential cotton tips

These cotton tips are great for the beauty lover as well as the whole family. I mainly use these to dip into nail polish remover to clean up around my nails after painting them or to fix up any smudges/mistakes on my eye makeup. These can also be used to provide precise application of treatment products such as acne treatment gels onto small spots on the face. Overall these are great but I also find that the cheaper home brand alternatives do the same jobs and I'm more likely to chose the latter over these.

Read the full review of Cotton Tips by Evanescencessy.

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