Some manufacturers don't fill to near the top of the bottle. That being said, it looks like a Donna Marie label--and she does fill it up pretty high.
Never pay for products as a gift. Now, you have no recourse on PayPal for dispute. Have to hope for sellers "good will."
3a (Corkicelli), highlighted, fine, low porosity
modified CG, since April '07
CG since 3/11/08
HGs: Curly Kinks Satin Roots, Curlycue ReNew and Coil Jam; homemade FSG and okra gel; soap bars; DM MiraCurls Curling Gelly; UFD Curly Magic; Shescentit LIs; Sevi conditioners; Botanical Spirits Puree, CJ Repair Me