― These three have been sitting in my traincase, neglected. It's because I took one whiff of the fig scent from Edward Bess' lip gloss line and it gave me a massive headache. Literally. I don't know what it is exactly. Maybe I'm just strangely built - on some days I get a migraine just smelling this and other days I hardly notice it at all. ∙ The bright side is that the lipstick scent is weaker. After a while, the scent disappears so it's not so bad. Beyond that, it's a very good product. [...].