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  • Mario Badescu Skin Care Mario Badescu Drying Mask
    5.0

    Mario Badescu Skin Care Mario Badescu Drying Mask

    Thought I could handle the smell...I was wrong

    I thought that if this product worked, I could just buck up and tolerate the smell. I was so wrong...the mask is too drying for my skin and made it feel rough and tight. In addition, it smells so much worse than I thought it would, and while I had it on my face I almost threw up several times because of the unbearable odor. Unless you have a really weak sense of smell, I wouldn't recommend buying this!

    August 25, 2012

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  • Herbal Essences Totally Twisted Curl Scrunching Gel
    7.0

    Herbal Essences Totally Twisted Curl Scrunching Gel

    Good, but not spectacular for pin straight hair

    Someone please tell me if I'm using this product incorrectly, because honestly, I'm not getting the results I want. I like this gel. I can tell my hair gets curlier than if I didn't use it, and it smells really good. I put a generous dollop of this in my hands, rub, and then go through my damp hair, put my hair in braids, sleep on it, take the braids out, and then scrunch with the gel again. My hair starts out looking awesome, but by the end of the day my hair goes right back to being pin straight, even if I use hairspray. So I wouldn't recommend this to people with naturally straight, thick hair like mine.

    August 19, 2012

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  • Burt's Bees Very Volumizing Pomegranate & Soy Shampoo
    8.0

    Burt's Bees Very Volumizing Pomegranate & Soy Shampoo

    Good shampoo, but not for everyone

    I am on my second bottle of this shampoo, and I feel like if I don't find anything better, I will purchase it again. I was drawn to this because I use other Burt's Bees products and I don't buy shampoo with sulfates anymore. I like this shampoo because it doesn't over dry my hair, it doesn't make my scalp flake like many shampoos do, and it smells amazing. However, it doesn't actually do much in the way of volumizing, and for people with oily hair like me, it doesn't really prevent the oil from building up by the middle of the second day. I'll be looking for a sulfate-free shampoo better suited to oily hair, but for now, this one will do.

    August 19, 2012

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  • Revlon ColorBurst Lip Butter
    10.0

    Revlon ColorBurst Lip Butter

    My favorite thing to wear on my lips

    I know I'm only adding to the many positive reviews about this product, but the more the merrier I guess. The formulation of these is great, first of all. They are so moisturizing that you really don't need to wear a lip balm under them. They have some really good colors, my favorites being cotton candy and berry smoothie. Level of pigmentation varies among the different colors, though. The lighter/more neutral colors tend to be very sheer, while the brighter/darker colors tend to be more pigmented. The amount of different colors they have in the range is awesome and I feel like anyone can find a color they like. Keep in mind, though, that these are not lipsticks, and they do not have a ton of staying power. But for everyday and for people who are scared of lipstick, these are amazing.

    August 19, 2012

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  • Yes to Carrots Lip Butter
    9.0

    Yes to Carrots Lip Butter

    My go-to and favorite lip butter

    I'm probably on my 5th tube of this lip balm, and I still love it. I used to use Burt's Bees but found that was too waxy for me, and Yes to Carrots is just a solid moisturizing lip balm. It makes my lips soft for a long time, isn't too shiny, and is just a good base for any color I want to put on top of it. The variety that I use also has spf in it, which is also a plus. I recommend this to everyone.

    August 19, 2012

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  • Mary Kay MK Signature Brow Definer Pencil
    7.0

    Mary Kay MK Signature Brow Definer Pencil

    Not a great eyebrow pencil for me

    While the color I used (soft black) was a good match for my eyebrows, the texture and delivery system was not good for me at all. The pencil was pretty waxy, and it was hard to get a subtle fill in because I'd have to press down pretty hard to get any color to transfer, which would result in some awkward looking streaks. The twist out part was not very well made and got really loose, and the cap cracked too easily so I was left with a capless eyebrow pencil. Overall, would not buy again. There are so many better eyebrow pencils on the market.

    August 19, 2012

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  • Jason Soothing Aloe Vera Deodorant Stick
    8.0

    Jason Soothing Aloe Vera Deodorant Stick

    Good smell, but not for heavy activity

    I've been using this deodorant for a few months now. I really like the smell and that it's a natural deodorant. It works pretty well to keep away odor just for everyday. However, if it's hot out or I work out, the sweat will totally overpower the deodorant and my armpits definitely still smell. So this is a great deodorant...just not if you're planning on getting unusually sweaty.

    August 19, 2012

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful

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  • Yes to Cucumbers Facial Towelettes

    I don't really use these towelettes to remove my makeup, I just use them mid day to freshen up if it's hot out and I'm sweaty. It does a good job of removing whatever grime has accumulated on my face, but I can't say I'm a huge fan of the texture my skin is left with after I use them. I usually get a bit rough and dry after using these and they are definitely not moisturizing or soothing.

    August 19, 2012

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  • Origins Modern Friction
    9.0

    Origins Modern Friction

    Love this scrub!

    Because I have teenage skin and I use a lot of acne treatments, my face can get a little rough from all the abuse and hormones. After using this, my skin feels brand new and so incredibly smooth. I also like to leave it on for several minutes kind of as a mask before rinsing it off. I'd recommend this to anyone.

    August 19, 2012

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful

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  • Maybelline New York Full 'N Soft Washable Mascara

    I love this stuff and went through about two tubes of it before switching to a different one. It's very natural looking, doesn't clump, and is just a good-looking mascara. It does flake a little onto the lower lid by the end of the day, but it's nothing a tiny bit of water can't fix. I am not lying when I say it looks natural, though. It's not extremely volumizing and lengthening, so don't be surprised if you try this and it doesn't make your eyes pop. Because I have short, straight asian eyelashes, I have now switched to the plumping volum' express one.

    August 19, 2012

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